But alas, Orange Cheeto Demons gonna Orange Cheeto Demon, and Melania says that though she tries, Donald just doesn't listen.
60 Minutes' Lesley Stahl asked Melania if she tells her husband if he's gone too far.
“Yes, I tell him all the time,” Melania said. “I think he hears me, but he will do what he wants to do on the end. He’s an adult. He knows the consequences. I give him my opinion and he could do whatever he likes with it.”
Wow. While he is (ostensibly) an adult man with agency, it sounds like her rebukes must be as convincing as Trump's: "Stop it."
If Melania successfully gets Donald to stop tweeting threats against the press, his opponents, and perpetuating violent language, she just might be the most important political figure of our times.