Today's Trumpery

[Welcome to the monkey house. A daily pastiche of Trumpisms and responses thereto. *RON*]

"It's a Ponzi Scheme": Wall Street Fears Trumps' Deranged Tax Plan Could Kick Of Economic Euthanasia, Vanity Fair [Their big fear is that eliminating property tax deductions will cause home valuations to fall.]

Why Trump lies, Salon ["Lies are the way authoritarians exercise power. While in office, Trump has lied 1,628 times"]

Senate confirms Trump’s mine safety pick, The Hill [You guessed it: "a former coal mining executive who faced harsh criticism over his company’s safety record"]