The word "collateral" is sometimes used in the context of a bomb being dropped on a target while bringing some secondary destruction nearby. The unintended consequences are called collateral damage.
It appears that the "bomb" that is Donald Trump has dropped on America. Some like Madonna are still in mourning and dis-belief. Others are encouraged that the secular progressive momentum has been halted (for now) and possibilities for renewal exist.
Through the 2016 elections I believe the United States has been given hope in a number of unusual categories.
Let's examine the collateral blessings of Donald Trump's triumph.