Another ugly truth about Trump

Despite Trump reverting to showing his true sympathies and an ugly truth about himself, some remain optimistic. Some Americans and even the media Trump loves to attack, keep coming up with excuses.

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Condemning whom, what, when?

Finally, in between the golf and parking his golf cart, Trump managed to “condemn” white supremacists, white nationalists, right-wing extremists, the KKK. It was announced he would. But the circus started with Trump trying to score kudos for jobs and trade. The condemnation seemed an after-thought.

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This did not come as a shock

Of course, watching events at Charlottesville unfold – even from outside the US – was shocking. Of course, watching the kind of violence which cost Ms Heyer and two troopers their lives was too. Of course, the fact a government reacts in such a tepid manner is simply outrageous.

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Fee or fine?

Well – at last it is out in the open. Jared Kushner got fined. As everybody knows: he was dishonest in one or to compulsory disclosures. So he got fined, for one of these. Continue reading

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Hyperpower? Hyperbole power

The latest fad to hit the air, was the word “hyperpower”. Of course, this word was used by a Trump supporter. He compared the US under its present potus to a hyperpower – leaving anchors, audience, viewers rather bewildered.

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International media pick up Seth Rich story

Not just US, but international media are getting interested in what some call “The strange case of Fox News, Trump and Seth Rich”. The topic started snowballing after the recently filed law suit. Now Fox News, owned by media mogul Rupert Murdoch, and the White House are involved.
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Cool? Calm?

If the tweets over the past 24 hours are anything to go by, kicking out Scary Mooch and hailing in a new Chief of Staff have had small impact. What did not help calm things: some stupid stating God gave one Donald Trump Senior the authority to blast the world and North Korea to smithereens.

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War of words

So he had a bright idea. While off on a long “I never take vacations”-golf-holiday. Was it drizzling too much, did he miss a hole, parked his golf cart in a bunker?

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Mix up?

A Brussels expat magazine put it on its front page. Trump had selected a backer as ambassador to Belgium in June. The backer, no diplomatic experience of course, would reside in Brussels. Papers were dispatched to the Senate and June 22nd things were formalized.

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Needs to be protected

America, world super power; America, one of the most important power-brokers in the world; America, leader in many fields and setting examples in many others …needs to be protected. According to Trump and his base.

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