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ABC: Trump Looked ‘Smaller’ & ‘More
Insecure’ at ‘Bizarre’ Presser

NewsBusters, by Kyle Drennen

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Posted By:JoniTx, 2/17/2017 10:18:31 AM

During ABC News special report coverage following President Trump’s press conference on Thursday, anchor George Stephanopoulos seemed to be in a state of shock over the commander-in-chief’s hostility to the liberal media: “What a remarkable window into the state of mind of the President of the United States right there....lashed out at the press, made it very clear he thinks the press is dishonest....never seen anything like that.” Special correspondent Matthew Dowd agreed: “No, that was the most amazing press conference by a president I have ever seen and I´ve been watching it since the mid-70s. And I don´t mean


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Reply 1 - Posted by: watashiyo, 2/17/2017 10:25:45 AM     (No. 11159411)

Georgie and the rest of the pompous media journalist morons just don´t get it.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: belwhatter, 2/17/2017 10:29:34 AM     (No. 11159418)

No wonder the press/media are "misunderestimated" when they write bilge like this.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: FrankIncensed, 2/17/2017 10:29:40 AM     (No. 11159419)

Get used to it Georgie Porgie. If you weren´t such dishonest lying crapweasels, Trump wouldn´t have to call you out. Look inward for the reasons this happened and quit blaming it on Trump. The public knows the truth, wake the hell up.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: zuker5, 2/17/2017 10:30:23 AM     (No. 11159422)

Was George reporting this from an Australian affiliate, which he and his wife moved to, as promised, following Trump´s election?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: BeatleJeff, 2/17/2017 10:36:01 AM     (No. 11159433)

OMG! Trump fights back and doesn´t cower when we say Boo! What are we going to do now? I know! We´ll call him names. That will frighten him off. Yeah, that´s it!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: msjena, 2/17/2017 10:40:44 AM     (No. 11159441)

ABC proves Trump´s point.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: mickturn, 2/17/2017 10:45:18 AM     (No. 11159450)

Meanwhile the MSM looked like reject muppets!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: kono, 2/17/2017 10:45:29 AM     (No. 11159451)

". . . made it very clear he thinks the press is dishonest....never seen anything like that."

The media are dishonest, George. And when they´re not being outright dishonest, they seem to feel compelled to be egregiously misleading.

How DARE anybody fight back when the high and mighty media are spinning their narrative over current events! Everybody´s supposed to hold still and admire the grand fiction they spin. After all, they have our best interests in mind, right? Right? Hello?

I guess net connections are spotty in Oz...

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Ismeme, 2/17/2017 10:46:26 AM     (No. 11159453)

Chris Wallace is having a bit of a testy morning sniping at President Trump from Morning Fox News; Wallace is too much of a weasel to stand up to O´Reilly last night and backtracked as soon as O´Reilly challenged him on statements regarding President Trump and his administration. Wallace has always been in the liberal bag, but he is outing himself big-time as The Donald would say.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Jawone, 2/17/2017 10:47:25 AM     (No. 11159457)

Being called "smaller" by midget crapweasel George Stephanopolous is like being called ugly by a frog.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Tegan, 2/17/2017 10:56:13 AM     (No. 11159473)

I happened to be in a public place yesterday during the presser ( had to read the conversation...quite a challenge!) immediately following it cut to ABC so I saw the panalists´ comments. My jaw dropped...I couldn´t believe we were watching the same event. And that is EXACTLY the problem...MSM will never, never "get it" and it´s as though they think nothing refers to them or their reporting. It´s called suicide....oh, too bad.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: chicodon, 2/17/2017 11:00:51 AM     (No. 11159486)

Less than one month in office folks.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: web, 2/17/2017 11:18:43 AM     (No. 11159515)

You need no more illustration of the dishonesty of the MSM, than ABC pretending that George is an objective "journalist." This is the one of the guys who was in charge of "Bimbo Eruptions" for the clintons... going after innocent rape and harassment victims of B.J. He should be in prison, rather than daring to show his face on national TV.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Hazymac, 2/17/2017 12:01:33 PM     (No. 11159561)

FTA: "Dowd replied: ´...(H)e walked in there with a hornet´s nest of the press. What he did coming out of there was poke it even more.´"

One wonders what the press, its outrage meter over the redline and at fuel cutoff, will do if, instead of this 24/7 astroturfing of stories about nothing, a truly newsworthy story involving President Trump does come along. Incensed beyond the edge of psychosis, the Left have but two tools remaining in their escalation to the perfect storm of protest: Jonestown or spontaneous combustion. Either way, they´re gone.

As for Georgie Stephanopoulos, witness this winsome ditty:

For what it´s worth,
Stimulator of mirth,
Get thee a berth
To Perth.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: stablemoney, 2/17/2017 12:03:17 PM     (No. 11159564)

I thought Trump looked larger, secure, and much smarter than the media.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: arkfamily, 2/17/2017 12:05:30 PM     (No. 11159569)

I think of the press the same way I do the elites. It is nice to see a President actually think of the American voter.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Smart11344, 2/17/2017 12:12:10 PM     (No. 11159579)

Trump NAILED it. The poor little leftest egomaniacs can´t stand any kind of scrutiny. And they have the gall to call themeslves journalists. Ptoeey.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: redwhite&blue2, 2/17/2017 12:16:52 PM     (No. 11159587)

Georgy Stuff-it-up-your-a** is a little girl!

HE is the one who looks "smaller"
HE is the one who acts so "bizarre"

Liberal hypocrites always call you the names that describe THEM!!!


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Reply 19 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 2/17/2017 1:27:46 PM     (No. 11159670)

Well, Georgie does know small.

But there they go again, attacking Trump.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: tommyr, 2/17/2017 2:52:11 PM     (No. 11159747)

Little Georgie--reporting from Melbourne, Sydney, and Canberra for the next 4 or 8 years...baaaah!

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Reply 21 - Posted by: Tiger, 2/17/2017 3:13:25 PM     (No. 11159784)

What a joy it is to see The msm´s heads exploding! They don´t know weather to chit or go blind!!!

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Reply 22 - Posted by: citizen, 2/17/2017 3:59:42 PM     (No. 11159825)

Media came away with bloody noses, but no soul searching...therein is the problem.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: Lalo, 2/17/2017 10:02:59 PM     (No. 11160255)

I have finally listened to if not watched most of the presser. I watched in trepidation expecting to be mortified here and there judging from some of the reports; but was pleasantly surprised!

It´s true that there are small patches where he left me scratching my head or rolling my eyes, but overall I was left with a bigly, glowing, internal grin. Go, Donald!

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Reply 24 - Posted by: NYbob, 2/17/2017 11:18:07 PM     (No. 11160328)

Wow, how dense is ABC to use the terms ´smaller and more insecure.´ while putting little George in a tiny box to the left of Trump? He IS a small man, ABC, don´t make fun of him and he has to deal with the embarrassment of pretending he ´forgot´ that he donated $75,000 to Hillary.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: dvc, 2/19/2017 2:29:18 AM     (No. 11161646)

What a rich fantasy life these idiots have. Perhaps someday, they will join the rest of us in Realville.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: suejeanne, 2/19/2017 3:04:48 AM     (No. 11161652)

Hey, ABC!

Look how small Bill Clinton looked on the cover of the November 24, 1997 issue of "Time" magazine . . . that is the issue where George Stephanapoulos and Thomas Friedman discuss the merits of an assassination for Saddam Hussein (did they consult the State Department on that before putting that opinion in print . . . oh, nevermind, the CIA can be blamed if anything goes wrong)

here is the link to the "Time" magazine cover with Clinton being stared down at by Saddam - when maybe he was more worried about finding a job for Monica Lewinsky -


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