monumental suck/who votes for this shit?

In an ongoing effort to annoy coastal Americans the Trump administration continues to threaten protected federal lands. Obviously this defeats my tree-hugging/ivory tower conspiracy to waste Earth, as revealed in NPR’s analysis:

The ultimate fate of the [27 national] monuments is murky partly because a president’s authority under the law that established them, the 1906 Antiquities Act, may be open to dispute.“What Utah’s Canyon Country Can Tell Us About Trump’s Monuments Review”, June 10, 2017

It’s like there’s a covert competition between far right leaders for who is the biggest asshole.