Today's Trumpery

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

Trump appears to have just admitted to a serious crime on Twitter, Think Progress ["I had to fire General Flynn because he lied to the Vice President and the FBI." It's obstruction of justice if Trump knew Flynn lied to the FBI when he asked Comey to let it go.]

Donald Trump pulls US out of UN global compact on migration, Guardian [US envoy says plan for more humane strategy is incompatible with US sovereignty]