Hannity’s laughable Trump-Reagan comparison on summit

(CNN)Hours after the Hanoi Summit between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un melted down, the President’s defenders were pushing a face-saving historic parallel by drawing comparisons to Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev’s 1986 impasse at Reykjavik, Iceland, which was later seen as a turning point in the Cold War. The Republican rule still seems to be: When in doubt, cite Reagan. Sign up for our new newsletter. Join us on Twitter and Facebook Again, no deal is better than a bad deal. With the explosive Michael Cohen hearings occurring in the US, there must have been a temptation to draw media attention away from the serious accusations leveled by the president’s former enforcer. Trump ultimately resisted that …