The left and its echo chamber are convinced they are taking out Trump. It´s their "narrative" and they actually believe their own PR. They don’t see how they have driven themselves over the edge of reason and can no longer convince others. The only people they have convinced are themselves -- of their own righteousness. And they actually believe they have succeeded. Again. This echo chamber once held great power. They used to be able to form "narratives," ( activist storylines to decide and interpret news), persuade the powerful, and terrorize the right. They could make most Republicans quake just
The left is most dangerous in their current mode.Trump is holding on against the never ending spew of hate headed his way.We have a very ruffled society right now and it´s going to get worse with Obama/Soros´s shadow government.
President Trump yesterday was like a "yuge" orange housecat who had cornered himself a media mouse. After batting it around for a bit he tossed it high in the air and bit its head off on the way down. They don´t know what hit them and likely never will.
Truth has a way of slapping you in the face especially if you are dumb enough to believe your own lies. I can´t remember in my lifetime a President telling the media in a very calm but determined manner and to their faces that they are dishonest. It was a beautiful thing to behold. It was not an angry rant either. He was funny and warm, sort of like a concerned parent when they are trying to teach their child the error of his ways. The media, of course, had the expected meltdown and they will be in sanctimonious whine mode all weekend. I kept thinking of Andrew Breitbart. Can you imagine his reaction. Just warms the heart, doesn´t it?
Serious news item about how Trump "touts false information about the election". If you go through it patiently it turns our he claimed to have earned 306 Electoral votes (which he did) but two electors defected and the actual number cast was 304! Really?? If that is all you have to say, Trump is treating you far better than you deserve.
FTA: "More than anyone else, he will be the key to rooting out the new foe we are calling the deep state. They will not stand. They will lose, because Sessions will ferret out the wrongdoers, and follow the right principles until they are in place."
Trump has dared to pull back the curtain from behind which the awesomely fear-inducing voice has been booming and finally revealed that the Wizard of Oz was really just an Oompa Loompa with a voice (and news) synthesizer. Not so scary anymore. Should be lesson for all the RINO scarecrows, tin men, and cowardly lions to remember.
Great article, but I would like to add one more thing to it - the left is destroying itself with its criminal and hysterical behavior. Moderate democrats are disgusted with the riots, the arson, the beatings and the destruction. Just as they were with Illary´s lies and cheating. More and more of them will make a right turn in the next couple of years.
I admit there were moments I loved... laughed out loud, cringed, and clapped! All the emotions of Trump. He is unique in that he does misspeak, but its usually about something that doesnt really matter except to the "ever looking for mistakes" media.
This whole Russia focus is to try to prove to anybody that "See! They had talks.. the campaign talked to Russians!! Russia tried to interfere in our election by posted emails from Podesta" oh wait... can´t remind people of that, now can we? I sure wish Trump would have made that point clearer... sometimes his mind goes faster than the mouth can finish it.
The media still cant accept that the people didnt want Hillary. And Trump was our choice. And the reason he is not polished in front of the public doesn´t matter. We want him to do what he said he would do. And take no prisoners in the media.
Trump was enjoying himself hugely/bigly/big-league yesterday. He is not a politician in any conventional sense, but he calls it as he sees it.
All the deferential Washington elites of both parties knew the media game of Democrat=Good, Republicans=Bad. They like being invited to each other´s cocktail parties. Well, The Donald has upended the table with all the food and drinks on it. Get used to it, kids!
The Trump voter is still engaged. Not only are they engaged, they are doubly thrilled that he isn’t backing down to these people. They aren’t so much seeing the bumps in the road or the obstacles the left is throwing out, they are just seeing an administration that is fighting for them, and it energizes their own determination to fight, too. Because the Trump administration is serious about its promises, it is earning the loyalty of those who have supported them. This is a movement of principle, and the principles stood for are being followed, they are being implemented.
President Trump isn´t George Bush taking it on chin and accepting it. There´s no reaching across the aisle and ´sharing power´. The left has been trounced with a victory and their propaganda machine needs a lesson in ´losership´. Donald Trump and Jeff Sessions need to find the ´gators in the swamp and take them out.
My only regret is that Trump is confirming he pays attention to their rubbish.
Still, he´s holding all the cards. Running a news operation is a very expensive endeavor. The reporters care about their jobs first, ratings second and the truth is somewhere far down the line. By refusing to observe the media pecking order he´s driving them bonkers and costing them money.
Roll the tape, Mr. Snerdley---"Mine eyes have seen the glory of the coming of the Lord...He is trampling out the vintage where the grapes of wrath are stored...He hath loosed the fateful lightning of his terrible swift sword...His truth is marching on...Glory! Glory! Hallelujah! His truth is marching on..."
Wow! Trump’s pressor was a thing of beauty as he rammed the truth up the rear ends of his mostly arrogant and self-absorbed audience. I’ll have to keep a copy of it just to cheer myself up on bad days.
President Trump will have to root out "out-of-control leftists embedded deep in the heart of our intelligence agencies,and bureaucracies" relentlessly. The CIA, NSA, FBI, DoS, DoJ, are replete with anti-American moles. But our President has half of the people on his side. Yesterday I found out one can still contribute directly to the Trump-Pence campaign website. I cannot wait for Saturday´s rally in Florida.
Another point, at the fabulous press conference our President started listing all the bad things he inherited from Barack Hussein Obanana. This will put our Cultural Marxist compatriots in the defensive. Obama bad will work because he really is not popular, just that Americans do not want to say they dislike a half-black. Focusing on Obama himself will help defuse the deep state shadow government of the far left.
Not is President Trump maintaining his base but I firmly believe that more and more of the blue collar working are moving to his side. And come 2020 his vote tally will be much larger that it was last year. The dims simply can´t believe that this country is not full of socialists/communists.
Love the list near the end of the article re the promised wonders to come as President Trump and his administration move forward.
In this excellent article, Mr. David Prentice is astute in observing that: “This is a movement of principle, and the principles stood for are being followed, they are being implemented.”
It is a continuing stalwart movement, indeed, of President Trump and of all of his enthusiastic supporters - and the Left will be left behind, tumbling together, howling, growling, and clawing at their own.
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With the words "credibility questioned" prominent on the screen, Scott Pelley once again is doing what network evening-news anchors generally don´t do: abandoning careful neutrality in favor of pointed truth-telling. He is talking Thursday night about President Trump. And here are some of the words he is using: "his boasting and tendency to believe conspiracy theories." It´s nothing new. Pelley, of CBS Evening News, has set himself apart — especially in recent weeks — with a spate of such assessments, night after night. Perhaps the most notable one, on Feb. 7, went like this: "It has been a busy day
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