Its because of Seth Meyers, Jon Stewart, Samantha Bee, Colbert etc.
For the time being late night television and many other sources give me confidence that we will weather the Trump administration as it continues to distinguish itself by bullying the Public Broadcasting System and Meals on Wheels. Comedy in China can’t be directed at the Communist Party but it can be directed at President Trump. Until Chinese citizens can do the same America will still have a leg up no matter the balance of trade.
Which reminds me of Egyptian exile Bassem Yousef. He was a funny man in another dictatorship.
Check out his interview on Samantha Bee.