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Old 1st December 2019, 07:10 PM   #113
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Originally Posted by phiwum View Post
Thanks. The story vaguely rings some bells, but honestly there's so much news the past few years that everything's a bit of a blur.
Yup. Patronage and nepotism are ages old, but Trump of course has to be the biglyest at it. It's such a gish gallop at the highest levels, I wonder how many less visable, mid-level examples are still there, plugging away, being exactly the kind of swamp Trump railed against.
Which other national policy departments have inexperienced twenty-somthings as high the number two or three position. Not exec asst., but actual Deputy COS.
Of course... then there's Jared.
Anything goes in the Goblin hut... anything.

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