There will be considerable activity in the nation’s capital this weekend, organized by those who support President Trump on a near visceral level — and those who will never, ever, ever support the president. There are several rallies and marches set for Saturday in and around the National Mall and the Supreme Court. But that is not the only emphatic public presence which soon will be felt in Washington and elsewhere.
Be aware that former President Barack Obama has a new, 768-page memoir titled “A Promised Land” arriving Tuesday, to be preceded this weekend by some serious media appearances. Mr. Obama has granted an exclusive interview to CBS News, and the blitz begins Sunday with an interview with “CBS This Morning” co-host Gayle King, followed by a sit-down with anchor Scott Pelley on “60 Minutes.”
“On the same Sunday 12 years ago, Mr. Obama appeared on 60 Minutes with his wife, Michelle, in their first post-election interview,” the network