Whistling Past the Graveyard

Watching Trump Whistle Past the Graveyard


In American idiom, “whistle past the graveyard” has two meanings. It can mean an attempt to appear fearless in a dire situation; to proceed with a task, ignoring an upcoming hazard, hoping for a good outcome. It can also mean to enter a situation with little or no understanding of the possible consequences. With Michael Flynn copping a…