Donald Trump Tweet-tacks NBC News After Comforting Las Vegas Shooting Victims

The morning after Teleprompter Trump got high marks for sticking to script while visiting mass-shooting victims and first responders in Las Vegas, President Donald Trump stepped on that Comforter-in-Chief storyline, launching a Twitter attack on NBC News.
Trump denied NBC News’s report his Secretary of State Rex Tillerson had mulled resigning over the summer and called POTUS a moron after a Pentagon meeting. NYT’s Trump-whisperer Maggie Haberman told TV news this morning…
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By | 2017-10-05T08:44:56+00:00 October 5th, 2017|Categories: Breaking News, Donald Trump, Las Vegas Shooting, NBC News, Politics, Rex Tillerson, TV News, Twitter|Tags: |

Donald Trump Says He’s ‘Proud To Be An American’ After Meeting Hospitalized Las Vegas Shooting Survivors

UPDATED with Trump’s speech: President Donald Trump wrapped Wednesday’s tour of Las Vegas police HQ and the hospital treating many victims of the country’s worst mass shooting in modern history, saying we will “endure the pain together and overcome together as Americans.”
He claimed it is our solace that the “souls of those who passed are now at peace in heaven.”
“Here on earth,” Trump continued, “we are blessed to be surrounded” by the “heroes” who saved lives when…
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By | 2017-10-04T15:44:11+00:00 October 4th, 2017|Categories: Breaking News, Crime, Donald Trump, Las Vegas Shooting, Politics, TV News|Tags: |

Stephen Colbert Pounds Donald Trump Over Puerto Rico Visit

President Donald Trump’s visit to Puerto Rico on Tuesday was a gift for late-night comics. Stephen Colbert accepted it.
While there, for instance, he made clear how much he loves Puerto Rico, telling locals he loves the place he only recently seems to have learned is an island, telling them their weather is “second to none, but every once in a while you get hit. And you got hit.”
That’s “Trumpsplaining” at its best, Colbert snarked.
POTUS also addressed the devastation…
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By | 2017-10-03T21:44:29+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|Categories: Breaking News, Donald Trump, Late Night TV, Politics, Puerto Rico, Stephen Colbert, The Late Show|Tags: |

Donald Trump: Las Vegas Shooting ‘A Miracle’; ‘We Will Be Talking About Gun Laws As Time Goes By’

“We have a tragedy. What happened in Las Vegas is, in many ways a miracle,” President Donald Trump said outside the White House this morning, before heading to Marine One en route to Puerto Rico.
The Vegas police department, Trump enthused, did an “incredible job,” shooter Stephen Paddock was “a sick, demented man” with “a lot of problems I guess and were’ looking into him.”
“And, we will be talking about gun laws, as time goes by,” Trump said and did not elaborate.
Hours…
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By | 2017-10-03T09:44:09+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|Categories: Breaking News, Crime, Donald Trump, Las Vegas Shooting, Politics, TV News|Tags: |

Donald Trump Calls Upon “Shared Values” That “Unite Us” After 58 Killed In Country’s Deadliest Mass Shooting

“My fellow Americans, we are joined together today in sadness, shock and grief,” President Donald Trump said this morning, hours after the deadliest mass shooting in the country’s history.
“Last night a gunman opened fire on a large crowd at country music concert…He brutally murdered more than 50 people and wounded hundreds more,” Trump said somberly in an internationally televised statement from the Diplomatic Reception Room inside the White House.
The number of…
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By | 2017-10-02T10:44:22+00:00 October 2nd, 2017|Categories: Breaking News, Donald Trump, Las Vegas Shooting, Stephen Paddock|Tags: |

London Mayor Tweets Condolences To Slaughter Victims’ Families On “Sad Day For Las Vegas”

London Mayor Sadiq Khan tweeted condolences to the victims’ families, after the worst mass shooting in U.S. history, calling it a “deeply sad day for the city of Las Vegas.”
Khan’s tweet is in marked contrast to President Donald Trump’s tweet immediately following the June attack in London that left slagging of Khan in June after an attack in that city.
Trump’s initial reax had been to bash Khan, tweeting   “At least 7 dead and 48 wounded in terror attack and Mayor of…
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By | 2017-10-02T07:44:32+00:00 October 2nd, 2017|Categories: Breaking News, Donald Trump, Las Vegas Shooting, London attack, Sadiq Khan, Theresa May|Tags: |

Donald Trump Heckled During Presidents Cup Ceremony While Dedicating Trophy To Puerto Rico

Taking a break from his criticism of the NFL and his threatening words with North Korea, Donald Trump attended the Presidents Cup, a major event during the PGA Tour, to present the U.S. with the winning trophy only to get heckled by an attendee at the event.
During his speech, after praising the team’s talent and congratulating “the internationals on playing very well,” he dedicated the trophy the victims of recent hurricanes in Puerto Rico, Texas, and Florida. He posted…
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By | 2017-10-01T21:45:08+00:00 October 1st, 2017|Categories: Breaking News, Donald Trump, Presidents Cup|Tags: |

‘SNL’: Alec Baldwin’s Trump Hangs Up On “So Nasty” San Juan Mayor

Alec Baldwin’s Donald Trump kicked off Saturday Night Live by hanging up on the pleading mayor of San Juan. “That woman was so nasty,” said Baldwin, using one of Trump’s favorite insults. (See a short clip below).
SNL doesn’t seem to have lost any of its political snap as it starts it 43rd season with a sketch as current as today’s presidential tweets. With featured (and underutilized) player Melissa Villaseñor as Carmen Yulín Cruz, SNL‘s cold open had a polo-shirted…
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By | 2017-09-30T23:44:12+00:00 September 30th, 2017|Categories: Alec Baldwin, Breaking News, Comedy, Donald Trump, Late Night TV, News, Ryan Gosling, Saturday Night Live, SNL|Tags: |

Hillary Clinton Tweets Support For San Juan Mayor As Donald Trump Doubles Down – Update

Hillary Clinton has Carmen Yulín Cruz’s back. “Don’t let anyone make you feel alone,” Clinton has tweeted. “We are with you and Puerto Rico.”
Clinton’s tweet came just about 45 minutes after Donald Trump doubled down on his criticism of the San Juan Mayor. Said Trump: “Results of recovery efforts will speak louder” than her “complaints.” His latest salvo – his 16th tweet of the day from his New Jersey golf resort – comes after hours of intense backlash to his morning…
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By | 2017-09-30T16:46:42+00:00 September 30th, 2017|Categories: Breaking News, Carmen Yulin Cruz, Controversial, Donald Trump, News, Politics, Puerto Rico|Tags: |

Joe Scarborough Says President “Hiding At A Country Club”; Other Scathing Responses To Trump’s Puerto Rico Tweets

President Donald Trump’s self-pitying, finger-pointing series of tweets this morning accusing San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz of “poor leadership” and being “nasty to Trump” have drawn even harsher-than-usual criticism from Beltway pundits and Hollywood/New York celebrities.
“Poor leadership would be hiding at a country club golfing while fellow Americans are suffering and dying,” tweeted Morning Joe‘s Joe Scarborough. Said Hamilton playwright Lin-Manuel Miranda, “You’re…
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By | 2017-09-30T13:44:09+00:00 September 30th, 2017|Categories: Breaking News, Controversial, Donald Trump, hollywood reaction, Joe Scarborough, News, Politics, Puerto Rico, Social Media|Tags: |