Showtime orders a Trump-centric season of political documentary series The Circus

Last year, Showtime aired a 26-part documentary series called The Circus that chronicled the 2016 Presidential Election as it went from hopeful to horrifying over the course of 11 months. Naturally, that series ended with the election of Donald Trump, making it the only finale that could rival How I Met Your Mother’s…

Showtime’s The Circus takes a warts-and-all look at this very warty election cycle

Has there ever been a better time for American political journalists? Think about it: Of all the times in history to be eating, sleeping, and breathing politics, today’s electoral process wonks get to do it during the tail end of the first African-American presidency and the beginning of the most bizarre primary fight…