Trump Lies

Trump Claims He “Often” Regrets His Tweets, Retweets

The Hill reports: President Trump acknowledged in an interview released Friday that he “often” regrets his tweets and retweets. “It used to be in the old days before this, you’d write a letter and you’d say, ‘this letter is really bad,’ you put it on your desk and you go back tomorrow and you say, ‘oh, I’m glad I didn’t …

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McEnany Lies About “Paw Patrol” And Legos [VIDEO]

Deadline reports: Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany was finishing up her briefing with reporters on Friday when she criticized so-called “cancel” culture, citing decisions to drop shows like Cops and Live PD in the wake of protests over the death of George Floyd. McEnany said that President Donald Trump “is also appalled by cancel culture, and cancel culture specifically as it …

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Family Says Stephen Miller’s Grandmother Died Of COVID, WH Denies It, Calls Media Inquiry “Disgusting”

Mother Jones reports: This month, Stephen Miller, the extremist anti-immigrant adviser to President Donald Trump who has promoted white nationalist ideas, lost a relative to the coronavirus pandemic, and his uncle tells Mother Jones that the Trump administration is partly to blame for this death. In response to a request seeking comment from Miller, a White House spokesperson sent Mother …

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Trump Wails About Obama’s “Commercial” For Biden

Entry #1000 in Trump’s “Crying About Obama” series: President Trump on Thursday slammed an ad released by presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden that featured former President Obama telling his former vice president the U.S. is not dealing with the coronavirus pandemic as “smartly” as other countries with similar resources. Obama has previously criticized the current administration’s response to the …

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DeVos: Science Says Children Are COVID “Stoppers”

“Certainly we all want school to be safe for kids. But the reality is, the science tells us that in – being in school is safe for children. There was just a study that came out from Germany on Monday that suggests that actually kids might even be stoppers of the virus. “That it was over 2,000 kids studied and …

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Trump Responds To Biden: I’ve Done More For Black Americans Than Anybody, Except For Maybe Lincoln

The Hill reports: President Trump on Wednesday responded to presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden’s allegation that he’s the “first racist president” by again claiming he’s done more for the Black community than anybody except perhaps former President Abraham Lincoln. Trump was asked about Biden’s attack during a press briefing ostensibly intended to focus on the coronavirus pandemic. The president responded …

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Latest Trump Nominee Backed “Satanic” Hillary Claims

Are these stories even remotely surprising anymore? The Trump administration announced this week the nomination of a former conservative commentator with a history of inflammatory and conspiratorial tweets to be the head of the Office of Personnel Management. John Gibbs, the nominee, is currently the acting assistant secretary for community planning and development at the Department of Housing and Urban …

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New Trump “Chaos” Ad Uses 2014 Ukraine Photo

The Insider reports: A new advert for President Donald Trump’s reelection campaign has used an image of pro-democracy protests in Ukraine from 2014 to show what it called “chaos & violence” in the US. The ad, published Tuesday, shows a picture of a group of protesters appearing to attack a police officer, who is on the ground, next to a …

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McEnany: Trump Gets Tested “Multiple Times A Day”

Politico reports: As Americans still struggle to access coronavirus testing and receive prompt results, President Donald Trump is being screened for the disease as many as “multiple times a day,” his top spokesperson acknowledged Tuesday. “As I’ve made clear from this podium, the president is the most tested man in America,” White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany told reporters. “He’s …

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Lincoln Project Goes Seinfeld On Trump’s Fox Interview

The Lincoln Project has rushed out a supercut of Trump’s humiliating interview with Fox News anchor Chris Wallace, adding Seinfeld-esque sound effects and a laugh track to Trump’s many insane lies. Wallace has gotten widespread praise for the interview because he actually did what journalists are supposed to do.

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Maine Brewery Cancels Trump Event: We Were Misled

The Bangor Daily News reports: A veteran-owned Freeport brewery canceled a Wednesday campaign event for President Donald Trump that was to be headlined by the president’s daughter-in-law after an owner said he was misled by the campaign about the scope of the event. Brad and Nancy Nadeau, the owners of Stars and Stripes Brewing, reached out to the Bangor Daily …

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Trump Boasts About Disastrous Fox News Interview

First, a couple of reminders: During a bizarre Sunday interview filled with falsities and ridiculous statements, President Donald Trump claimed Joe Biden “doesn’t even know he’s alive” while boasting about his own mental health. Fox News Sunday host Chris Wallace told the president that according to recent polling, including a Fox News poll, the American people say Biden is more …

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Cohen, ACLU Sue Over Re-Jailing: It’s About His Book

Courthouse News reports: Former Trump fixer Michael Cohen, who was recently sent back to prison after being released to home confinement due to Covid-19, claims in a lawsuit filed Monday that he is being punished for writing — and intending to publish — a book critical of the president. While released to home confinement, the president’s former attorney was photographed …

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Trump To Resume Giving WH Coronavirus Briefings

We can’t wait not to watch: President Trump on Monday said he will resume giving regular coronavirus briefings this week, reviving a practice that is controversial among some aides as infections surge across the United States. Trump told reporters in the Oval Office he would deliver a briefing at 5 p.m. on Tuesday. It would mark his first time participating …

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Trump “Saddened” About Death Of Rep. John Lewis

USA Today reports: The short and understated sentiment made no mention of the animosity that developed between the two men early that developed when Lewis questioned the legitimacy of Trump’s 2016 election victory and the president attacked Lewis’ district. Trump, however, was far less loquacious in his tweet than many of his senior aides. Trump signed a proclamation ordering flags …

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Trump Campaign Launches Petition To Ban TikTok

Bloomberg News reports: Donald Trump’s presidential campaign is paying for ads on Facebook Inc.’s social media platforms urging supporters to sign a petition banning Bytedance Ltd.’s TikTok, as the White House ramps up rhetoric to restrict the video app in the U.S. “TikTok has been caught red handed by monitoring what is on your phone’s Clipboard,” read all the ads …

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Trump Rants: My Parents “Couldn’t Stand” My Niece

NBC News reports: President Donald Trump lashed out at his niece, Mary Trump, and former national security advisor John Bolton in a pair of tweets Friday, leveling his most direct criticism to date as both books have become best-sellers. His tirade comes as both books have become instant best-sellers and cleared major legal hurdles to publish their unflattering portraits of …

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Pence: “You Won’t Be Safe In Joe Biden’s America”

The Wisconsin State Journal reports: Vice President Mike Pence stepped up attacks on Joe Biden with an aggressive speech Friday in the birthplace of the Republican Party, casting the election in under four months as a choice “between freedom and opportunity and socialism and decline.” Pence said that if Biden wins the election, the country will spin into economic decline, …

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Trump Campaign Probing “Spending Irregularities”

Business Insider reports: The Trump campaign has launched an internal audit of spending irregularities during Brad Parscale’s tenure as campaign manager. Jeff DeWit, the 2020 campaign’s chief operating officer, confirmed the spending review but said it wasn’t specifically focused on Parscale. “We want an effective and efficient organization, and we’re certainly not targeting anybody,” DeWit told Insider. “We don’t like …

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Fox Anchor Busts Trump In Mid-Lie About Joe Biden

Two days in row that a Fox host has done this: “Fox News Sunday” anchor Chris Wallace in a new interview shut down President Trump’s claim that presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden is in favor of defunding the police. The president blamed a recent rise in violence on Democratic leadership, saying urban centers are “stupidly run.” When Wallace noted …

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