Tag Archives: Idiocracy

Trump Admin Floats Less Oversight Of Nuclear Plants

The New York Times reports: A new report by staff members of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, which oversees the safety of the nation’s 59 aging nuclear power plants, recommends that the commissioners significantly weaken or reduce safety inspections of the plants. The report, published Tuesday, comes after a yearlong consultation and public meeting process, including views from the Nuclear Energy …

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Trump: “There’s A Lot Of Talk About The Fact” That Dem Rep. Ilhan Omar Was Married To Her Brother [VIDEO]

“Well, there’s a lot of talk about the fact that she was married to her brother. I know nothing about it. I hear she was married to her brother. You’re asking me a question about it. I don’t know, but I’m sure that somebody would be looking at that.” – Donald Trump, as he was leaving to tonight’s cultist rally. …

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Axios: Trump’s Latest Racist Attack Was Premeditated

Axios reports: It might seem like improvisational madness when President Trump tells American citizens in Congress to “go back” where they came from, but those close to Trump say there’s a lot of calculation behind his race-baiting. Why it matters: It’s central to his 2020 strategy, they say. Trump’s associates predict more, not less, of the race-baiting madness. Trump knows …

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Trump Quotes GOP Senator: Those “Wack Job” Dem Reps Are The “Four Horsewomen Of The Apocalypse”

Sky News reports: President Donald Trump has made yet another attack on “The Squad”, quoting senator John Kennedy, calling them the “four horsewomen of the apocalypse”. Using Twitter, he quotes the Louisiana senator who appeared on Fox News, saying: “‘In America, if you hate our Country, you are free to leave. The simple fact of the matter is, the four …

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POLL: 68% Find Trump’s Racist Tweets “Un-American”

USA Today reports: A clear majority of Americans say President Trump’s tweets targeting four minority congresswomen were “un-American,” according to a new USA TODAY/Ipsos Poll. But most Republicans say they agreed with his comments, an illustration of the nation’s sharp partisan divide on issues of patriotism and race. More than two-thirds of those aware of the controversy, 68%, called Trump’s …

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Viral “Bagel Boss” Rant Guy Lands “Celebrity” Boxing Deal, Will Likely Fight Antoine “Hide Yo Kids” Dodson

TMZ reports: The short guy who lost his shit in the New York bagel shop last week is putting his viral fame to good use … by getting in the ring and beating the crap outta other “celebs.” Chris Morgan just inked a deal Monday with fighting promoter Damon Feldman — who’s arranged for Chris to put on some boxing …

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Trump 2020: Social Media Is The Enemy Of The People

From today’s Team Trump 2020 fundraising email: This is absurd – Coastal Elites are turning their “nonpartisan” platforms into liberal soapboxes. They’re simultaneously pushing BIG GOVERNMENT SOCIALIST agendas while silencing conservative American Patriots. What they’re doing isn’t right. In fact, it’s downright UN-AMERICAN. That’s why on July 11th, President Trump held the first ever Presidential Social Media Summit to meet …

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Former Trump Aide: I’ve Hired Hookers Many Times

Mediaite reports: Republican operative Jason Miller, the former communications chief for the Trump campaign and transition team, said he hired numerous prostitutes and visited “hand job” massage parlors as recently as a few months ago in a new videotaped deposition. Miller made the admission while testifying on May 30 in Washington D.C. in connection to his lawsuit against the digital …

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Trump Rages: Congress Should Be Voting On “Filthy Language” By Dems, Not My Totally Not Racist Tweets

Raw Story reports: President Donald Trump begged House Republicans not to join Democrats in condemning him for racist tweets against four congresswomen — and stepped up his attacks on the first-year lawmakers. House Democrats plan to vote Tuesday on a formal condemnation of the president for repeatedly telling the quartet of lawmakers to go back to their home countries, although …

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Trump Demands Dems Apologize For “Foul Language”

Politico reports: President Trump early Monday ramped up his online attacks on a group of progressive Democratic congresswomen, asking when they will apologize to the U.S. Trump is facing a growing backlash over his tweets on Sunday telling a group of Democratic congresswomen that they should “go back” to the countries that they came from. Trump’s tweets were widely condemned …

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British PM Condemns Trump’s “Unacceptable” Racism

Yahoo News reports: Theresa May has condemned Donald Trump’s attack on female Democrat congressmen, saying the US president’s remarks were “completely unacceptable”. Mr Trump prompted fury after suggesting the unnamed politicians should “go back” to the “broken and crime infested places from which they came”. Asked about Ms May’s views on the comments, her official spokesman said: “The prime minister’s …

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Trump Doubles Down After Racist Attack On Dems

Reuters reports: President Trump late on Sunday night doubled down amid a growing backlash over his earlier tweets telling a group of Democratic congresswomen that they should “go back” to the countries that they came from. Trump was responding to outrage over comments he made earlier on Sunday in which he targeted a group of unnamed progressive congresswomen “who originally …

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Newly Leaked British Diplomatic Cable: Trump Only Scuttled Iran Nuclear Deal Because Obama Made It

Sky News reports: Britain’s ambassador to the US said Donald Trump abandoned the Iran nuclear deal in an “act of diplomatic vandalism” because it was agreed by his predecessor Barack Obama, according to the latest leaked cables. The May 2018 memo was said to have been written by Sir Kim Darroch after a visit to the US by Boris Johnson, …

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Trump: Maybe Paul Ryan Was Bribed To Insult Me

New York Magazine reports: In a lengthy rant to reporters at the White House today that was unhinged even by Trumpian standards, the president made several attacks on the former Speaker of the House. Employing his favorite method of turning the insult around on the insulter, Trump claimed it was Ryan who had no knowledge of the government: “Frankly, he …

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Trump: It’s Not Freedom Of Speech If You Criticize Me

Mediaite reports: President Donald Trump had a lot to say at the White House Social Media Summit on Thursday, including offering his take on what does and does not constitute free speech. “So to me, free speech is not when you see something good and then you purposely write bad, to me that’s very dangerous speech, and you become angry …

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Trump Predictably Attacks “Failure” Paul Ryan

USA Today reports: President Donald Trump lashed out at Paul Ryan late Thursday night on Twitter following the release of excerpts from an upcoming book in which the former Speaker of the House criticized him for not knowing “anything about government.” Shortly after CNN covered Ryan’s comments about Trump in Tim Alberta’s “American Carnage,” which details how Republicans have changed …

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Paul Ryan: I Retired To Get Away From Donald Trump

The Washington Post reports: Now out of office and trading in his power suits for a blue vest, Paul Ryan is back to critiquing Trump in unflattering terms in conversations with Alberta, who writes the former speaker could not stand the idea of another two years with the president and saw retirement as the “escape hatch.” “We’ve gotten so numbed …

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Trump: I’m A Great Looking Truly Stable Genius And The Media Will Not Get Away With Lying Much Longer

Glorious Leader went on one of his increasingly bizarre Twitter rants this morning in which he predicted that the “Fake News” industry will go out of business after he leaves office in “10 or 14 years.” While he adds that he’s “just kidding” about staying in office past his second term, this is at least the fifth time he’s publicly …

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Kids Charity Bails On Trump Resort’s Strip Club Benefit

The Washington Post reports: The Miami nonprofit that was supposed to benefit from a strip club’s golf tournament at President Trump’s resort in Doral, Fla., has pulled out of the event, the nonprofit’s director said Wednesday. In a phone interview, Carlos Alamilla of the nonprofit Miami Allstars Foundation said he had paid little attention to the planned event and had …

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Mayor: Trump’s Ego Rally Depleted DC Terrorism Fund

USA Today report: District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser government says that the cost of President Donald Trump’s Fourth of July celebration and the cost of addressing recent protests has emptied out a municipal fund used to provide security for public events and defend against terrorist threats. In a letter to Trump dated July 9, Bowser says the city spent …

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