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Chuck Todd: Trump Presser Shows
‘How Normal a Circus Is Now to Us’

Mediaite, by Josh Feldman

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Posted By:JoniTx, 1/11/2017 2:48:12 PM

(Video) One of Chuck Todd‘s big takeaways from President-elect Donald Trump‘s press conference today was just “how normal a circus is now to us.” “This was a circus,” he said on MSNBC earlier this afternoon. “We’ve never seen a president-elect, a transition, like we saw today.” Todd described it as the apparent normalization of a “crazy scene,” but a scene that worked well in Trump’s favor. He noted how it’s environments like this wherein Trump can thrive and make the press look “disjointed,” and so he should want to hold pressers more often. Watch above,


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Whamdbambam, 1/11/2017 2:49:55 PM     (No. 11104560)

No, the "new normal" is that you´re finally being called on your lies.

Reply 2 - Posted by: nonsense, 1/11/2017 2:50:10 PM     (No. 11104561)

The corrupt Press caused the circus, PEOTUS was brilliant!




Reply 3 - Posted by: Judy, 1/11/2017 2:58:54 PM     (No. 11104578)

Oh goody Trump got to Chuckie!

Reply 4 - Posted by: WAN2, 1/11/2017 3:08:05 PM     (No. 11104602)

If only Bush had such spine for 8 years...

Reply 5 - Posted by: Judy, 1/11/2017 3:13:23 PM     (No. 11104614)

If Trump is a circus CNN must be a carnival.

Reply 6 - Posted by: snowoutlaw, 1/11/2017 3:21:36 PM     (No. 11104634)

All LSM reporters are clowns.

Reply 7 - Posted by: oldmagnolia, 1/11/2017 3:26:11 PM     (No. 11104644)

He was brilliant. I personally would have asked the secret service to take the CNN reporter out. It is about time that they are called for who they really are: liers. Besides, the other good thing about this press conference is that nobody, nobody remembers that obozo had a farewell love fest with himself last night.




Reply 8 - Posted by: Bubby, 1/11/2017 3:29:44 PM     (No. 11104650)

Watch for a msm "Fake" poll showing a large majority of Americans didn´t like the way Trump treated the press and also want his tax returns made public. It´s how they make "news" doing push polls then reporting them as facts.

Reply 9 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 1/11/2017 3:32:07 PM     (No. 11104658)

Todd wants a continuation of Obama´s press conferences where the questioners and the questions were chosen and orchestrated in advance.

Reply 10 - Posted by: winnie1, 1/11/2017 3:36:10 PM     (No. 11104669)

Bring the JFK swimming pool back in the Press Room. RIP Chuckie Todd!

Reply 11 - Posted by: RPool, 1/11/2017 3:38:10 PM     (No. 11104675)

Let fly-over country rubes pick the President and this is what you get. It was all so civil back when the adoring press was fed the administrations questions beforehand, ones carefully selected to highlight our luck in having such a cerebral leader.

Reply 12 - Posted by: NYbob, 1/11/2017 3:38:56 PM     (No. 11104679)

And when Chuck Todd is found guilty of collusion to knowingly distribute lies, it will be a Kangaroo court.




Reply 13 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 1/11/2017 3:53:46 PM     (No. 11104712)

HT to Winnie.

Not many people know about the pool under the ´pool´.

Reply 14 - Posted by: dwa, 1/11/2017 3:57:00 PM     (No. 11104718)

The arrogance of the press is astounding. The "reporter" Acosta, was rude, obnoxious, disrespectful and out of line. But the "Press" apparently thinks they are above not only the law but normal and reasonable decorum. They are unethical, liars, propagandists, and a serious problem to our freedoms and our ability to be intelligently informed. While I believe in the 1st Amendment, intentional lies and intentional misrepresentation should have very severe consequences for those in the "media" who precipitate those acts.

Reply 15 - Posted by: melanie, 1/11/2017 4:12:04 PM     (No. 11104751)

A Circus indeed, and we know who the monkeys are.

Reply 16 - Posted by: avanti1, 1/11/2017 4:15:08 PM     (No. 11104756)

I agree with much of what #14 said.

If this was a circus, the CNN reporter was the trained monkey and Trump was the ringmaster.

If the reporters wish to be treated with respect, they must show respect. Speaking without being called on, talking over the President Elect, talking over a colleague who had been called on are all disrespectful, yet the CNN reporter did all of these things.

Reply 17 - Posted by: binthere_dunthat, 1/11/2017 4:18:55 PM     (No. 11104760)

With such a display of dull minds that most so called "reporters" exhibit, one has to wonder how such morons are able to find their way home at night.




Reply 18 - Posted by: Smart11344, 1/11/2017 4:30:30 PM     (No. 11104785)

Pull the press credentials of all these fake journalists. America thirsts for the truth not a bunch of hack liars.

Reply 19 - Posted by: mickturn, 1/11/2017 4:43:35 PM     (No. 11104809)

You´re almost right. It WAS a press conference but the Clown show was all on the Press side!

Reply 20 - Posted by: mickturn, 1/11/2017 4:44:18 PM     (No. 11104810)

ps. PMSNBC now has NO seat at the table for the foreseeable future!

Reply 21 - Posted by: jalo1951, 1/11/2017 5:06:09 PM     (No. 11104864)

Somewhere in America a small town has had their bridge troll go missing.

Reply 22 - Posted by: pedro4, 1/11/2017 5:11:11 PM     (No. 11104871)

#4 is correct. Bush never fought back, never challenged the media narrative. With Trump/Spicer/Conway...the media is going to adapt or lose relevance.



Reply 23 - Posted by: Janjan, 1/11/2017 6:23:29 PM     (No. 11104958)

If Trump was a normal politician he would be quaking in fear of the media and what they might say about him. And that is what they are used to. Game over. Trump isn´t playing. Get over it.

Reply 24 - Posted by: Holeymoses, 1/11/2017 6:55:59 PM     (No. 11105014)

So are you saying the reporters are Clowns? No argument there1

Reply 25 - Posted by: Ida lil, 1/11/2017 9:00:19 PM     (No. 11105151)

Did they really think their false report unleashed by a former betrayer senator would stop the Elected president from being sworn into office?
We were lucky McCain´s turn was such a wipe out.
He should be recalled even if the first recall let him skim by.

Reply 26 - Posted by: dvc, 1/12/2017 2:45:42 AM     (No. 11105428)

Being a rude horse´s hind end, should not be normal, although for some reporters, it is.
Being called rude to your face for your extremely rude behavior is normal.

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