Today's Trumpery

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

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Trump's bank watchdog bought financial stocks up until taking office, Reuters

Bonhomie on Korean peninsula puts pressure on bellicose Trump, The Guardian

Trump's Personal Attorney Michael Cohen Once Bragged He Was Part of the Russian Mob, AlterNet

Mick Mulvaney’s Handy Guide to Exploiting the Trump Swamp, New York Times ["You could be an alligator sunning on a rock and not get swampier than that"]

US government proposes rent raise on federally subsidised housing, Al Jazeera [poorest families may end up paying three times as much]

The Roots of Kanye West’s Vacant, Galling Love of Donald Trump, New Yorker [This says something-or-other about America, but I'm darned if I can figure out what]