Today's Trumpery

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

OLYMPIC GOLD MEDALIST SNOWBOARDER RED GERARD REACTS AS PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP SPEAKS DURING A CELEBRATION OF THE USA 2018 WINTER OLYMPIC AND PARALYMPIC TEAMS ON THE NORTH PORTICO OF THE WHITE HOUSE. CREDIT: MARK WILSON/GETTY IMAGES

In cringe-worthy speech, Trump tells Paralympians they were ‘tough to watch’, Think Progress

Weapons Inspector Refutes U.S. Syria Chemical Claims, Consortium News [There is, of course, huge back-and-forth on these claims. I'm going to post a good two-part story on this tomorrow - assuming I remember to do it! 😜]

Our Useless Clients and Trump’s Misguided Plan for Syria, The American Conservative ["Trump’s misguided plan to replace U.S. forces in Syria with Egyptians, Saudis, and others has run into the entirely predictable problem that none of our clients wants to do it."]


Trump Actually Just Said Name-Calling Is a 'Disgrace', AlterNet [The purveyor of Crooked Hillary, Lyin' Ted, and Little Rocket Man doesn't like Candy Man]

In back-to-back visits, Macron and Merkel look for manageable middle with Trump, Christian Science Monitor [The story is less than 24 hours old and these visits have already proved to be a big flop]

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