Flynn has no shame—which is why Trump hired him as National Security Advisor in the first place. All these revelations are well known in White House circles, mostly because Flynn’s been hanging around for years, walking the halls, so to speak. Every so often, you get some high-minded individual who thinks he/she can take the foreign stage like Kissinger, but they all end up looking like Oliver North (hell, even Kissinger is looking like Kissinger in hindsight).

I did a poor imitation of Don Draper for 40 years before writing my first novel. I'm currently in the final stages of a children's book. Lucky me.