REPORTERS: Well, what did I say? He’s out of his tree! He’s finally flipped, and between you and me – He’s no hope of retaining his crown in his frame of mind. In fact, he shouldn’t have come back, he should have resigned.
FLORENCE: Smile, you’ve got your first exclusive story! Now you can bask in his reflected glory.
“Naked, unprovoked Yankee aggression.” Oh, what a credit to your great profession!
Illustration of the “Press Conference” song from Chess, because in the original production, Freddie did actually straight-up punch that reporter. It makes me sad there’s no good video of it, so I had to draw it myself.