What if Trump just gives up?

As the president grapples with his growing unpopularity, will he lash out or lose interest?

President Trump.
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Even if you didn't know that President Trump's Saturday night rally in Tulsa was sparsely attended, a wordless video clip that circulated through Twitter on Sunday morning told the whole story: The president returned to the White House late at night and departed Marine One with his tie loose around his neck, a crumpled MAGA hat in his hand, with a bearing that was dejected, desultory, and defeated.

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