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Trump Says Bannon ‘Lost His Mind’
After Leaving White House

Bloomberg News, by Alex Wayne, Jennifer Jacobs

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Posted By:LittleHoodedMonk, 1/3/2018 1:20:13 PM

President Donald Trump denounced his former top strategist, Steve Bannon, on Wednesday, saying that he ‘lost his mind’ after leaving the White House last summer. “When he was fired, he not only lost his job, he lost his mind,” Trump said of Bannon in a statement the White House issued. “Now that he is on his own, Steve is learning that winning isn’t as easy as I make it look.” The statement represented an emphatic break from the person considered the architect of Trump’s presidential campaign. Bannon continued to enjoy access to the president after he left the White House, but that has ended, one person familiar with the

President Trump must be really mad, because his full statement (included) wasn´t tweeted. Omarosa may be the next ticking time bomb after January 20th. Stay tuned.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: chicodon, 1/3/2018 1:33:04 PM     (No. 11498714)

Assuming this is not fake news...

Dana Loesch is telling Trump, I told you so.

Dana used to be the face of Breitbart before she fell out with Bannon.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: KarenJ1, 1/3/2018 1:33:26 PM     (No. 11498718)

I guess there is nothing to misunderstand about Trump´s statement. For the life of me I don´t know what is wrong with Bannon. It sure is mystifying. His statements are absolutely shocking and inappropriate. At one point I was impressed with his work when he was in the White House.. That is sure no longer the case.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: hotcorner, 1/3/2018 1:40:44 PM     (No. 11498732)

If it´s Bloomberg, it is likely to be FAKE.

Come on Trumpers, you can only trust certain outlets or journalists.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: scottc, 1/3/2018 1:42:12 PM     (No. 11498734)

Now it makes me wonder if Bannon pushed Roy Moore as a means of subterfuge.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Quigley, 1/3/2018 1:50:22 PM     (No. 11498749)

There are many varieties of fake news. Perhaps this is the variety of a false feud to mislead somebody about something.

Doesn’t really look like it. Bannon’s statements seem irrational, Trump’s seem accurate and laser sharp. I think one would most likely be a fool to attack Trump without a REALLY good reason including a rational hope for a favorable outcome.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: dvc, 1/3/2018 1:55:01 PM     (No. 11498756)

Not sure the Bannon said any of this. Will wait.

The Fake News industry wants to stir up whatever mess that they can invent, lie about or create between Trump and anyone else.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: wendybird, 1/3/2018 2:18:52 PM     (No. 11498796)

Exactly what I thought, DVC. Things are getting so fake I´m starting to think Obama may have been born in Hawaii.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Redbone, 1/3/2018 2:19:55 PM     (No. 11498800)

When he was fired, he not only lost his job, he lost his mind

This quote has been picked up by all of the major news outlets, it is very likely not fake news.

Something is very wrong with Steve Bannon, my personal hunch is drugs. Drudge hates Bannon however because Bannon is very homophobic. Matt Drudge is gay. Republicans need to drop the homophobic, bible thumping rhetoric before it tears us apart.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: MOAB, 1/3/2018 2:27:40 PM     (No. 11498815)

Bannon must be receiving money from George Sorros. He is competing with the National Review for George´s blood money.

Andrew Brightbart must be spinning in his grave.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: dman, 1/3/2018 3:46:11 PM     (No. 11498925)

I´m skeptical of all of this.

First, I didn´t know that Bannon had been fired. I thought it was an amicable split.

Second, I listen to Bannon every morning and evening when he is on Breitbart News Daily and Tonight. He sounds more rational and generally in good spirits than any of the Dems or their enemedia.

I´ll wait for this to play out before jumping to any conclusions. Could very well be fake news.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: dman, 1/3/2018 4:05:54 PM     (No. 11498940)

.. and we don´t know who is the source of the WH statement. We know that Bannon had enemies on the WH staff. Let´s hear from President Trump and Steve Bannon directly.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: bighambone, 1/3/2018 4:51:29 PM     (No. 11499013)

Bannon is acting like he is in need of a check up from the neck up!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: dman, 1/3/2018 7:37:07 PM     (No. 11499205)

Everyone seems to be buying Michael Wolff´s account. Wolff needs to produce tape of the Bannon interview, for forensic analysis and scrutiny.

We are swimming in a sea of fake news, especially from never-Trump sources. Note how Roy Moore´s accusers have ´evaporated´ since the election. None of their stories withstood scrutiny. Not one of them, including Beverly Nelson´s yearbook and Leigh Corfman´s bedroom telephone. Where are they now?

We should be hearing from the principals - not third party hearsay - within the next day or two. Then let´s see where we are.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: richdet, 1/3/2018 10:15:51 PM     (No. 11499325)

Has Senator Roy Moore weighed in yet? Waiting to hear from him.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Smart11344, 1/4/2018 1:47:15 PM     (No. 11500034)

Bannon had a mind? He was creepy and reminds me of a guy wearing a trench coat with nothing under it.

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