Today's Trumpery

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

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US has 'no plan for Syria' after pullout: Ex-envoy Brett McGurk, Reuters ['Suggests they talk with the Iraqis and Afghanis for ideas on how to proceed with their lives now...']

Two years after Trump asked black voters what they have to lose, the answer is clear: Plenty, Think Progress

Poll: Majority Backs AOC’s 70 Percent Top Marginal Tax Rate, New York Magazine [I.e., 'tax the rich' popular with everyone except politicians]

The 'exhausting' work of factcheckers who track Trump's barrage of lies, The Guardian [Since taking office, Trump has made 7,645 ‘false or misleading claims’. In the month of October he said 1,200 things that were false or misleading.]