The doubling down on explicit racism is “all Trump has left”, [Seth] Meyers explained. “He and his allies on the right have very few tricks left in their re-election bag; they’ve apparently settled on a strategy of racist fear-mongering about Black Lives Matter protests, undermining the integrity of the election itself and assuring you that the president’s right arm is strong enough to hold a glass of water,” a reference to Trump sipping a glass of water at his Tulsa rally as the audience cheered “the way you’d reward a dog for learning to shake your hand”.