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President Trump wittily
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Posted By: Magnante, 8/8/2020 5:37:02 AM

Whether he’s studied them or not, President Trump is a master at cutting leftists down using the Rules for Radicals that Saul Alinsky drafted to help further a leftist agenda. At a press conference at the Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey, Trump showed his mastery of Rule 4 (“Make the enemy live up to its own book of rules”), Rule 5 (“Ridicule is man’s most potent weapon”), and Rule 6 (“A good tactic is one your people enjoy”). (snip) One of the reporters opened, not with a question, but with an accusation. “You said that the pandemic is disappearing, but we lost 6,000 Americans this week


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Daisymay 8/8/2020 6:31:41 AM (No. 503233)
That one put a smile on my face. Great way to start my Day! Thanks, Mr. President!
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Reply 2 - Posted by: vrb8m 8/8/2020 6:36:53 AM (No. 503237)
Smiling. KAG.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: bigken2 8/8/2020 6:56:06 AM (No. 503251)
but the fake news pols has biden up 15 points just ask them lol fake news is hate america news
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Rotten in Denmark 8/8/2020 7:11:57 AM (No. 503259)
Duh press needs to up its game trying to keep up with our President. Heh heh heh...
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Reply 5 - Posted by: jalo1951 8/8/2020 7:16:02 AM (No. 503260)
Come on, man! That was great. What made it better was the fact that the President said it with a straight face and didn't blink. Love the crowd reaction.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: franq 8/8/2020 7:18:28 AM (No. 503262)
Moral of the story: Don't fool with Trump or his supporters.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Dodge Boy 8/8/2020 7:26:35 AM (No. 503273)
Nicely done, Mr. President.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Strike3 8/8/2020 8:38:41 AM (No. 503320)
After four years of sparring with the worst and dumbest that the MSM can send against him, President Trump has become their master. (If I can still use that word?) The harder they try the harder they fall and the ridicule the people have been showing for them has completely replaced any sort of respect or admiration. It is a profession of fools.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: PostAway 8/8/2020 8:47:32 AM (No. 503325)
If the inquisitor was truly concerned there would be a hole in one of the walls with his outline. Fake reporters hysterically delivering fake news about a fake pandemic. Well played on Pres. Trump’s part.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: KatieJo 8/8/2020 8:49:33 AM (No. 503327)
That. Was. Priceless!
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Reply 11 - Posted by: jeffkinnh 8/8/2020 8:57:48 AM (No. 503335)
The arrogance and stupidity of the media is breathtaking. Every time one of them arrogantly confronts Trump they diminish themselves yet they keep throwing themselves into the buzzsaw. Of course, when they get back to their burrows, their fellow mice all squeak about how brave they were and how wrong the awful Orange Man was. If they are lucky they can get a dem to babble about Trump's hideousness as well. You would think they would get a clue from polls showing their credibility is plunging toward zero but they seem impervious to illumination so they continue to stumble around in the dark. The rest of us are laughing at the clown show. Further, with the media fawning over the dems, there is no self correction or accountability for dem idiocy. A reporter asked Nasty Pelousy a question she didn't like and she accused him of being a Republican stooge. That is destructive to both sides of the discussion, dems and media. Media is beaten into compliance and uselessness and dems continue on their rush toward the political wilderness. As the election approaches, it will become apparent how much a foolish and weak media will cost the dems. They will try to spin narratives supportive to dems and fail blatantly and to great embarrassment, even dragging the dems down with them.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: Avikingman 8/8/2020 9:15:39 AM (No. 503358)
Room full of mouth mask. Don't know how the President can take it.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: FleetUSA 8/8/2020 9:19:23 AM (No. 503366)
Bravo performance by our Commander in Chief.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: Paperpuncher 8/8/2020 9:40:58 AM (No. 503386)
Biden's response in same scenario: Hey Man, Let's go outside so I can punch you in the face. How would you like that Man!
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Reply 15 - Posted by: Are You Serious 8/8/2020 10:00:00 AM (No. 503404)
It would have been appropriate for the president to walk down from his podium and mug the reporter, taking his cell phone and wallet. This way, there would have been no chance of spreading the China virus and all leftists would have been delighted.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: janjan 8/8/2020 10:07:30 AM (No. 503410)
I love the idea of having real people attend press conferences. The media get the reaction they deserve.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: JunkYardDog 8/8/2020 10:13:50 AM (No. 503416)
I can't find the name of this troll reporter who got put in his place so neatly. Anybody know who this schmuck is?
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Reply 18 - Posted by: padiva 8/8/2020 10:29:10 AM (No. 503433)
What an ideal press conference! It interrupted the press' happy hour on a Friday evening. The few press in attendance had to stand. PDT's invited guests had encouraging reactions.(cheers, clapping) I love it when a plan comes together.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: dbdiva 8/8/2020 10:58:40 AM (No. 503468)
I searched but could not find the name of the reporter. Other reports indicated that the presser was full of falsehoods on the part of the President and the audience members were maskless. The left is sooooooooooo predictable.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: Chuzzles 8/8/2020 11:21:50 AM (No. 503494)
Love our President. He always has a way to turn a frown upside down. Except for the media, who have permanent frowns tattooed on their faces.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: Ketchuplover 8/8/2020 11:28:39 AM (No. 503505)
We love this guy because he says what we all are either afraid to, are too shy to, or don't have the opportunity to say. The previous prez had his "phone and his pen." This guy has the nads and the nerve. Continue to shock them with the truth, Mr. President. They think they're deserving of respect which they haven't even come close to having earned.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: BGray2 8/8/2020 1:02:48 PM (No. 503600)
In the battle or wits, this reporter came unarmed.
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Reply 23 - Posted by: enemyofthestate 8/8/2020 2:01:45 PM (No. 503637)
Unlike leftists, President Trump has a sense of humor.
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