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Trump, being the reasonable fellow he is, has managed to get the country thisclose to a trade war with China. After proposing an additional $100 billion in tariffs on Chinese goods, Trump defended his plan by tweeting out: “When you’re already $500 Billion DOWN, you can’t lose!”

Obviously that’s not how that works. So, how do we explain trade deficits to Trump in a way that he can understand? Jimmy Kimmel had a brilliant idea—he got a second grader to level with him. Meet Shiloh in the clip up top.

Is Donald Trump Smarter Than This Second Grader? You Be The Judge.  was originally published on globalgrind.com