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‘Another Slap In The Face’: Media Melts Down
After Trump Picks Grenell As Acting DNI

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Posted By: Pluperfect, 2/20/2020 4:15:01 AM

Journalists began to freak out Wednesday evening after President Donald Trump named U.S. Ambassador to Germany Richard Grenell to be the next acting director of national intelligence. Even before Trump confirmed the position in a series of tweets Wednesday, the media began to question the decision. CNN claimed he would not be nominated beyond acting status because “there is no way he could get confirmed” by the Senate. Following the official announcement, journalists flooded social media with negative opinions about Trump’s pick. “Another slap in the face to my former intel colleagues,” NBC national security and intelligence analyst Ned Price tweeted.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: DCGIRL 2/20/2020 5:46:22 AM (No. 324124)
Good pick President Trump. Richard Grenell is a loyalist to the Trump Administration. Could not but notice that President Trump is finally cleaning house with the Obama leftovers. This should have been done January 21, 2017......long over due.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: GO3 2/20/2020 6:05:03 AM (No. 324133)
If it upsets the former officials then I’m for it. I am disappointed though the office wasn’t closed completely.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: WhamDBambam 2/20/2020 6:25:40 AM (No. 324145)
Keep slapping them silly.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Crusty_Rusty 2/20/2020 6:34:07 AM (No. 324157)
I predict that Grenell is a 'Place Holder' for Gen Flynn's return.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Pammie 2/20/2020 7:22:15 AM (No. 324190)
No nonsense Guy and a fabulous pick for we, the American people!
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Reply 6 - Posted by: earlybird 2/20/2020 10:11:54 AM (No. 324330)
Boy, are those “analysts” a vicious bunch! Members of the set about which the American people couldn’t care less, they insist on jumping in as “experts”, doing foolish things like citing Clapper’s experience. (Never mind that he is a liar and a traitor - he is really, really experienced!) I think Grenell is a great choice.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Penny Spencer 2/20/2020 11:36:00 AM (No. 324422)
Not much I can add to previous posts. Grennell is an outstanding choice for this position. And if, as a previous poster suggests, he's a "place-holder," he'll be an asset in whatever role PDJT decides to assign him.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: DVC 2/20/2020 12:58:19 PM (No. 324526)
Well, if the Enemedia hates it, it MUST be a wonderful thing. As to the "slap in the face".....how about a cigarette and a firing squad as the alternative, you traitorous thugs.
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