To all my friends in the USA, I can only offer the crumb of comfort to be found in this video from Not the Nine-o-Clock News in 1982. It sings for itself. Just make sure you watch it right to the end.
Thus, the demise of the NPA might not happen, the Paris Agreement might not be annulled, trade agreements could survive, environmental education might yet be safe, and coal might not be king again.
Meanwhile, the BBC might ask itself why TV satire has gone backwards in the 30 years since Not-the-News.