Gay erotica writer “Chuck Tingle” takes on Donald Trump

Tingle’s previous work, known as “Tinglers,” feature anthropomorphized dinosaurs and airplanes, says Talia Lavin at The New Yorker:

[A]fter the Brexit vote, Tingle published “Pounded by the Pound: Turned Gay by the Socioeconomic Implications of Britain Leaving the European Union.” Another recent Tingle story is about a character he calls Domald Tromp. In Tingle’s fictional universe, Tromp is the presumptive Republican nominee—although, unlike Donald J. Trump, Tromp has faked his birth certificate and is really a native of Scotland. More specifically, he is the Loch Ness monster in disguise. (“There is something incredible about being taken by such a strong, patriotic beast, even if he is really from Scotland,” the narrator, a twenty-two-year-old journalist, thinks at one point.)

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