Master historian Donald Trump claims that he is “very well prepared” for a meeting with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un. I, however, am less convinced of this.

“I think I’m very well prepared,” he told reporters on Thursday, before breathlessly adding: “I don’t think I have to prepare very much. It’s about the attitude. It’s about willingness to get things done.”

Trump’s approach to one of the most consequential and nuclear war-adjacent meetings of his time in office is not unlike my approach to my very bad high school presentation about the conditional tense in Spanish class—a half-ass effort that impressed perhaps only myself when I somehow pulled off a C.

“But I think I’ve been preparing for the summit for a long time,” he added. OK, sure.

“As has the other side…I think they’ve been preparing for a long time, also,” he continued. “So this isn’t a question of preparation, it’s a question of whether or not people want it to happen, and we’ll know that very quickly.” I really have no idea what he means by “people,” considering the “people” who wanted to cancel the summit was...him.

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As of now, the meeting is scheduled on June 12, but that’s a whole five days away, and honestly who knows what could happen between now and then.