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Desperately Trying to Deflect from Donald Trump Jr.’s Stunning Admissions

President Donald Trump went wild on Twitter Monday morning, trying desperately to deflect the spotlight the media now has focused on his oldest son. After The New York Times late Sunday afternoon reported Donald Trump Jr. had met with an attorney linked to the Kremlin in an attempt to obtain damaging information on Hillary Clinton during the presidential campaign, and brought Jared Kushner and Paul Manafort with him, President Trump lashed out.

Trump posted ten tweets in a matter of a few hours, including several Fox News clips. Clearly the President of the United States is not working for the American people, but watching cable TV and flailing about in an effort to protect his own endangered interests.

Trump first retweeted ultra-conservative actor James Woods. Many if not most would disagree with this claim.

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Then he retweeted this inane “Fox & Friends” claim, also one many people would disagree with:

Trump then accused James Comey of felonious leaking, which NCRM reported earlier Monday morning. That tweet was based on a questionable report at The Hill.

The president also posted a tweet threatening Congress on the health care bill.

And then, this. An insane tweet claiming his daughter sitting in for him at the G-20 was “very standard.” Worse, he sets German Chancellor Angela Merkel up as the de facto leader of the free world.

So much for leadership.

Several notables disagreed with Trump’s claim Ivanka sitting in for him at the G-20 was “very standard.”

This editor at The LA Times says only the President, or a senior foreign policy aide, should have sat in that chair.

TIME White House correspondent:

Vox reporter:

Then this, which is ludicrous:

Trump also retweeted a Sean Hannity scandal-mongering tweet, and two more “Fox & Friends” video clips, including one attacking NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio.

To be clear: Trump did not post a single tweet about the big news, The New York Times report. Trump’s son confirmed the report, and made it even more damning than originally reported: that senior members of the Trump campaign were open to colluding with people tied to the Russian government to get negative information on Hillary Clinton. 

Former Mitt Romney presidential campaign senior strategist Stuart Stevens explained the gravity of this new development:

This is a president so far in over his head he’s drowning and doesn’t even see it. He’s shooting any anything that moves, and missing at every turn.  

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‘You Singlehandedly Blocked the Emmett Till Antilynching Act’: Rand Paul Scorched Over His MLK ‘Commemoration’

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Many House and Senate lawmakers are honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., today, but social media users are correcting the record of so many Republicans who are trying to use the late, great American civil rights leader and icon as a shield for their own egregious attacks on civil rights and Black Americans.

Take, for example, U.S. Senator Rand Paul, Republican of Kentucky, who posted this tweet attempting to paint himself as a bipartisan actor “working together for change” – which many were quick to provide proof of how he is not:

Sen. Paul’s Democratic challenger in the upcoming 2022 race, Charles Booker, offered some of the best examples:

Several others joined in to chastise the right wing Senator:

 

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'WHAT'S THE NEXT LINE?'

‘Performative Drivel’: Marco Rubio Mocked and Schooled After Taking MLK Quote Out of Context

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Washington Post National Political Reporter Eugene Scott set the stage Sunday evening:

Sure enough, U.S. Senator Marco Rubio was only too happy to oblige, on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

The Florida Republican, who almost daily posts a Bible passage to Twitter, is notorious for being among the many conservatives who are battling Critical Race Theory, the right’s latest non-existent boogey man.

Rubio has introduced legislation with far right extremist U.S. Senators Mike Braun (R-IN) and Kevin Cramer (R-ND), to “prohibit federal funding to promote divisive concepts, such as Critical Race Theory.” A companion bill was introduced in the House by U.S. Representatives Madison Cawthorn (R-NC) and Virginia Foxx (R-NC).

Just as Scott warned, Senator Rubio posted a tweet that reads:

“When the architects of our republic wrote the magnificent words of the Constitution and the Declaration of Independence, they were signing a promissory note to which every American was to fall heir.” Dr. Martin Luther King (1963)

It’s from the third paragraph of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s famous “I Have a Dream” speech, and it exposes Rubio’s ignorance and hypocrisy.

New York Times opinion columnist Jamelle Bouie was among those who asked, “so, uh, what’s the next line?”

Bouie offered Rubio the answer:

He was far from the only one to chastise and expose Rubio.

Equality Florida’s Press Secretary Brandon Wolf, a survivor of the Pulse Nightclub anti-LGBTQ hate crime massacre (which Rubio used to reverse his promise to never run for office again):

“And yet you filibuster his dream over and over,” tweeted American Independent Senior Writer Joshua Israel.

Nikole Hannah-Jones, the award-winning New York Times journalist and creator of “The 1619 Project”:

More:

 

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Lara Trump Thinks Microsoft Office Assistant ‘Clippy’ Is a Real Person Spying on Everything She Writes

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Fox host Lara Trump either has a new conspiracy theory, or she is very confused.

Hosting the 5 p.m. EST hour, Trump was ranting about Microsoft Word’s Clippy and the suggested changes to words like “postman” into “letter carrier” and “mankind” into “humankind.” It’s part of the right’s latest attack on “wokism,” which they define as anything done in polite society that makes them uncomfortable.

“Someone is reading this?! And assessing what I’m writing?” Trump said, assuming that a person was actually watching and reading what she was typing in Word instead of an AI programed into what they call “office assistant.” It was once named Clippy, and it was never a real person.

According to Trump, the “office assistant” is a lot like her fancy new car that doesn’t require a key, just a push-button to start it. She said that the car wouldn’t start if she didn’t jingle the keys around. That’s false. Push-button start cars use safety technology that requires your foot on the break, the car in park, and the key fob in the car with you. It’s essentially a small low-frequency transmitter. So if the car won’t start, it’s likely that you need to replace the batteries.

According to Microsoft, the assistant doesn’t have to be turned on.

“The checker can be turned on and off in a menu called ‘Grammar & Refinements’, which lists everything it checks: Age bias, Cultural bias, Ethnic slurs, Gender bias, Gender-Neutral Pronouns, Gender-Specific Language, Racial Bias, Sexual Orientation Bias and Socioeconomic Bias,” said the statement.

See Lara Trump’s rant below:

 

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