Once again, Stephen says what most of us are thinking. It used to be hard to separate respect for the office with disdain for the office-holder — at least it was for me. Not anymore. He’s just a nameplate on the door.
“It would be hard for me to be properly respectful of the office because I think that he is so disrespectful of the office that it’s very hard to perceive him as I would want to perceive a president in terms of their status and the dignity and their representation of the United States.”