The reporting and online discussion of the Prime Minister’s visit to the United States have been dominated by tedious Brexit gotchas. Desperate to continuously point out how Brexit has diminished the UK, the press, commentators, and social media critics have delighted in pretending that the stalling of UK-US trade talks is fresh news. The same people who said a trade deal won’t happen are now scoffing at the fact it isn’t happening as if that makes them insightful.