As reported here and elsewhere, the Trump administration has been attempting to shirk any and all responsibility for the ongoing Michael Flynn debacle. This, despite the fact that Flynn served as a key surrogate for Trump during the campaign, and the fact that, you know, Trump appointed him as his national security advisor. Still, Sean Spicer and others within the White House … [Read more...] about Yates Warned Trump About Flynn’s Russia Ties, Was Ignored
According to recent reporting, Michael Flynn, Donald Trump's former national security adviser, may soon face criminal charges for lying about payments he received from Russia and Turkey. As has been the pattern with this White House, the Trump administration has refused to take any responsibility for the Flynn debacle, placing the blame on former president Barack … [Read more...] about Maddow Catches Spicer in Another Lie
Last night, Trump gave his first "substantive" interview regarding his unsupported Twitter claims that former president Barrack Obama wiretapped Trump Tower during the 2016 elections.The interview, conducted by Fox News personality Tucker Carlson, was truly something to behold, with Trump zigging, zagging, and babbling his way through a number of softball questions. To … [Read more...] about Babbling Trump Basically Admits Only Source for Wiretapping Claims Was Fox News
The Trump administration has developed a truly strange, and very troubling, habit of inventing terrorist attacks. First, there was the infamous "Bowling Green Massacre" - the horrific and 100% fictional terrorist attack invoked by Kellyanne Conway to justify Trump's Muslim ban. Next, we had Sean Spicer's solemn references to the nightmarish terrorist attack in Atlanta, which … [Read more...] about Caught in a Lie, Trump Can’t Let it Go: Doubles Down On Invented Swedish Terror Incident
As press secretary to Donald Trump, Sean Spicer's job is serve as the official conduit of information from the Trump Administration to the American people. After his performance this past weekend, where he repeatedly and provably lied about matters both trivial and important, Americans would be wise to take any information coming from Spicer with a gallon of salt. Spicer … [Read more...] about Trump’s Press Team Lies to the American People…Over, and Over, and Over Again. Their Excuse is Beyond Ridiculous.