Thursday, July 06, 2017
DJT in Poland, pally with R Wing, attacking free press--Tweets
While Trump was tweeting about Mika, Congress gave him a win on sanctuary cities
The White House is playing a game of chicken with the media
Why CNN is Trump’s favorite foil
Kyi Kaung Retweeted Callum Borchers
Mistress LIAR, paid w our tax money.
Kyi Kaung added,
What ever happened to Trump TV?
well even if Poland & USA under T not exactly gong way one wld wish it's gd to see photos of Warsaw wh I was in 1968-9. On a scholarship.
see below DJT will not change power will make him more corrupt, more erratic we NEED gd ole CHECKS & BALANCES Need to RESIST-
It's the end of the Trump 'reset' narrative as we know it
Trump took a question from a reporter he considered hiring and used it to bash the media
USA Today counts up Trump's tweets on the front page of today's paper
Thomas Jefferson still survives.
Gregory Korte Retweeted NPR
Gregory Korte added,
Trump + Duda will be addressing reporters in Warsaw later this a.m. Still unclear if the president will take Qs.
At the Royal Castle in Warsaw, where President Trump meets with Polish President Duda soon. Across the street is historic St. Anne Church.
Contrast with President Obama, who often made a point of extolling a free press — especially when overseas.
mikes in Warsaw restaurant suspected to have been places by Russian govt FSB
4 ths new extreme R Law & Justice prty of Polnd & Jb Bush & T. see R Maddow MSNBC 7-6 Supposed pro-USA for. min, caught on tape bad mouthng
Crowds with U.S., Polish and Solidarity flags line up for President Trump's Warsaw speech. (Law and Justice Party bussed many of them in.)
Emcee at Trump's Warsaw speech: "We will begin the program shortly." And then, more ominously: "So prepare yourselves."
Trump speech clearly has Stephen Bannon's fingerprints on it. Strong theme of Western civilization being threatened from within and without.
Next up in Poland: Trump speaks at Warsaw Uprising memorial about whether the West has the "will to survive"
Spotted at Trump's Krasinski Square speech in Warsaw: fmr WH national security advisers Gen. Jim Jones (Obama) & Steve Hadley (Bush 43)
Beginning Warsaw speech, Trump mentions for 2nd time today the support he got from Polish-Americans in the 2016 elections
Trump notes that Poland was invaded by Russia and then Nazi Germany. "That’s trouble. That’s tough."
Amid criticism from Jewish leaders that Trump didn't visit Warsaw Ghetto monument, WH tells pool Ivanka laid wreath & toured museum there
I wrote about a police quandary under Trump: Threats for disregarding ICE's demands, but lawsuits for heeding them
Somebody is waving a big old stars-n-bars Confederate flag at the Trump speech at Krasinski Square
Melania really loved her tour of the Copernicus science center.
Trump standing in fr
Trump thanks Lech Walesa for coming. Crowd boos.
Trump just reasserted his commitment to Article 5 -- then hammered NATO members for not paying up. A shot at Germany, plaudits to the Poles.
Why Trump is formidable: foreign speeches pay lavish homage to locals. But themes-military, ISIS, immigration, trade-are pure Mobile, Ala.
Trump Warsaw takeaways (cont.) 3-heavy on Polish rising, light on Jewish uprising 4-Sees Poland as his base: god, guns, trade, jobs, pride
Trump speech takeaways 1/2 1-tried to take heat off Putin meeting w/ Russia whack 2-tried to put heat on Merkel by praising Poland on NATO $
Laurence Tribe Retweeted Glenn Thrush
Attacking our own Intel, giving Putin a pass, inviting more Russian attacks on our democracy: Trifecta, Mr. President. Mad props!
Laurence Tribe added,
Preet Bharara Retweeted Donald Trump Jr.
Respectfully, today all celebrate the promise of America whether for new immigrants or aging reality TV stars. America belongs to all of us.
Preet Bharara added,
In 1776, 8 immigrants signed the Declaration of Independence. This week, I celebrated by swearing in 41 kids to be U.S. Citizens.
@POTUS must raise Russia's interference in our election with Putin, or the Kremlin will conclude he is too weak to confront them directly.
@realDonaldTrump Administration needs to change its failed strategy for N. Korea.
Posted by Kyi May at 7:50 AM