When John Bolton becomes the Voice of Reason, you can be sure that space-time has folded in on itself and re-opened in an alternative universe. There's just no other explanation.
And a note to Stephanie Grisham: I freely - dare I say happily? - confess to being "totally unequipped to handle the genius of our great President". In fact, I see it as a healthy sign that my brain still functions, in spite of three years of his random acts of genius. I'm not a huge fan of John Kelly, but if what you said above really applies to him, I might reconsider.
Clearly, you're not so lucky.