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Old Today, 03:05 PM   #1881
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Originally Posted by Skeptic Ginger View Post
I don't think they needed a heads-up to figure that out, nor did they need to do much to trigger a predictable temper tantrum.

Yup, just two simple little words (cover and up), then sit back and watch the self-implosion.

A successful day indeed.
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Old Today, 03:32 PM   #1882
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At the moment trump doesn't have a Secretary of Defence, Homeland Security Director, Secret Service Director, ICE Director, Air Force Secretary, FEMA Director, UN Ambassador, Communications Director or White House Chief of Staff.

Has any other President had so many unfilled posts this far in to a Term?
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Old Today, 03:35 PM   #1883
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Originally Posted by Captain_Swoop View Post
At the moment trump doesn't have a Secretary of Defence, Homeland Security Director, Secret Service Director, ICE Director, Air Force Secretary, FEMA Director, UN Ambassador, Communications Director or White House Chief of Staff.

Has any other President had so many unfilled posts this far in to a Term?
And judging by Ben Carson's performance in Capitol Hill yesterday, we don't have a HUD Director either.
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Old Today, 03:36 PM   #1884
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Originally Posted by Captain_Swoop View Post
At the moment trump doesn't have a Secretary of Defence, Homeland Security Director, Secret Service Director, ICE Director, Air Force Secretary, FEMA Director, UN Ambassador, Communications Director or White House Chief of Staff.

Has any other President had so many unfilled posts this far in to a Term?
I doubt it.
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Old Today, 04:03 PM   #1885
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Originally Posted by smartcooky View Post
He really is delusional isn't he.... he really thinks that the American people cant see the fact that The Emperor is wearing no clothes!
No. You are completely wrong. He doesn’t think the American people can’t understand that the emperor has no clothes. What he believes is that he is wearing the most sublimely beautiful clothes ever tailored in the history of mankind.

He really thinks he is an infalliable, insightful genius. He knows 40% of the population gets it, he is just a bit confused as to why so many people don’t understand how resplendent his tremendous intellect is.

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Now that I think about it, I am a bit surprised that he doesn’t insist on being introduced as President Donald Trump, Super Genius.
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Originally Posted by Captain_Swoop View Post
At the moment trump doesn't have a Secretary of Defence, Homeland Security Director, Secret Service Director, ICE Director, Air Force Secretary, FEMA Director, UN Ambassador, Communications Director or White House Chief of Staff.

Has any other President had so many unfilled posts this far in to a Term?

Don't hassle him. Got a lot of tweeting to do.
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Old Today, 04:07 PM   #1887
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Originally Posted by AnonyMoose View Post
I'm willing to bet someone gave Pelosi and Schumer a head's up on what to expect before Trump walked into the room.
(As has been previously mentioned) One doesn’t really need a heads up to know what the president will do. He is hardly a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma.
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Old Today, 04:14 PM   #1888
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Trump said in the Rose Garden:
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I don't do cover-ups.
Really? Stormy Daniels and Karen McDougal may have a different opinion.
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Old Today, 05:20 PM   #1889
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Originally Posted by Stacyhs View Post
Really? Stormy Daniels and Karen McDougal may have a different opinion.
He meant he doesn’t do them himself. He has people for that.
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Old Today, 06:16 PM   #1890
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Originally Posted by Captain_Swoop View Post
...They can continue the Witch Hunt which has already cost $40M and been a tremendous waste of time and energy for everyone in America, or get back to work....
The irony in his golf costing more than double that is not lost on me.

Mind you, he probably thinks it's work.
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Old Today, 07:19 PM   #1891
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Originally Posted by Captain_Swoop View Post
At the moment trump doesn't have a Secretary of Defence, Homeland Security Director, Secret Service Director, ICE Director, Air Force Secretary, FEMA Director, UN Ambassador, Communications Director or White House Chief of Staff.
Sounds like perfect timing to start a war with Iran!
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Old Today, 07:26 PM   #1892
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Originally Posted by Captain_Swoop View Post
At the moment trump doesn't have a Secretary of Defence, Homeland Security Director, Secret Service Director, ICE Director, Air Force Secretary, FEMA Director, UN Ambassador, Communications Director or White House Chief of Staff.
Don't worry, some whataboutist will come along to tell us how this is completely normal for US Presidents.
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Originally Posted by AnonyMoose View Post
I'm willing to bet someone gave Pelosi and Schumer a head's up on what to expect before Trump walked into the room.

So I wouldn't be surprised if Chuck and Nancy purposefully goaded him into throwing a temper tantrum right before the meeting just to get a point across, adding fuel to the fire of what they knew was coming their way in the meeting.

Get him all worked up and he becomes incapable of walking and chewing gum at the same time, thus failing at his duties as president for the whole world to see.

Trump's temper tantrums are so easily triggered and predictable, making the idiot an easy target. Maybe they've decided the only way to beat this guy is to play his game... and be better at it.
That doesn't follow the actual narrative, though. Trump walked into the meeting, never intending to discuss infrastructure. He didn't shake the hand of any Dem in the room and started speaking extemporaneously on how much good stuff he wanted to do today but Pelosi was a big doo-doo head so he wasn't going to talk to them.

They didn't goad him; they didn't even have a chance to speak. You can almost see Mark Burnett in the virtual corner directing the camera angles. It was a set-up. He has no infrastructure bill to discuss.

Is the best negotiator in the history of the world really saying that he's not going to negotiate with anyone who doesn't love him? The man redefines stupidity every time he opens his mouth. And the great thing is that his casual supporters (the not-yet-willing-to-sign-on-as-Deplorable) are starting to notice.
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Trump needs Infrastructure now more than the Dems do. He has nothing to negotiate with.
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