Stony faced, Donald Trump stares down a smiling Kim Jong-un in a
high-stakes scene, unfolding entirely on the surface of a coin.
The commemorative piece was minted by the White House Military
Office, which typically designs coins for Trump’s trips abroad,
before an expected summit between the two leaders in Singapore on
12 June. The coin describes the meeting as “peace talks”, in
English and Korean.
Not only was this coin premature, not only does it get Kim’s title wrong, not only does it bestow upon Kim legitimacy he’s long sought but does not deserve, but worse than all that, the outer rim of text is set in Arial.