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Trump needs to reshuffle the deck ASAP, fire as many people he can, hire new cabinet members and recalibrate for the next 6 to 9 months.
That's exactly what he's been doing all along.
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Its only Jan. 4, and I'm already getting tired of Trump winning. "Please Mr. President, stop winning! We have more important things to accomplish."
So that's why he has to reshuffle and fire, because he was that successful so far.

Even for your standards the logic is horrible.
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Old 04.01.2018, 11:49
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That's exactly what he's been doing all along.

So that's why he has to reshuffle and fire, because he was that successful so far.

Even for your standards the logic is horrible.
You should know by now that Phos is completely incapable of admitting that Trump makes a mistake or tells porky pies. Ever.
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Its only Jan. 4, and I'm already getting tired of Trump winning. "Please Mr. President, stop winning! We have more important things to accomplish."
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Even for your standards the logic is horrible.
Isn't he just mis-spelling "whining"? Makes more sense that way.
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Old 04.01.2018, 11:50
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That's exactly what he's been doing all along.

So that's why he has to reshuffle, because so far he was that successful?

Even for your standards the logic is horrible.
Not enough.

He's done with the tax bill, which was a great accomplishment. Next up is immigratrion reform, for which he needs conservative attack dogs, and to bury Chuck and Nancy. Afterwards is Infrastructure, when we will finally see Trump make a move on the Democrat base.

This should be tactical JIT governance, which should owe no allegiance to any man, and only for America First and MAGA. Perfectly sound logic.
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You should know by now that Phos is completely incapable of admitting that Trump makes a mistake or tells porky pies. Ever.
I'm sure he does it on purpose, at least in part. Which is why he's a troll.

Not by Phos but from Trump's PR on Bannon's book. The logic is similarly bad:
"[Bannon] spent his time at the White House leaking false information to the media"

How can you leak false information? False information can be spread or something, but leaking is only possible with accurate information.

Btw, Breitbart claims for that article on their site to have more than 40k comments already!
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Old 04.01.2018, 12:04
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You should know by now that Phos is completely incapable of admitting that Trump makes a mistake or tells porky pies. Ever.

You folks fail to understand that this is a war, not a beauty contest.

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Old 04.01.2018, 12:25
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The real player is Rebekah Mercer. People like Joel Pollack and Raheem Kassam have too much integrity to follow Bannon out, I hope.
The media are claiming Rebekah has already jumped ship.

It is clear Bannon damaged his brand with the Roy Moore business but he controls Breitbart and can do whatever he likes with it.

Likely he will be using Breitbart to toast Trump who will feel honour bound to respond so between that, watching TV and playing golf Trump will likely have little time to do his day job; which is OK for me.

Thinking about it then it is probably irrelevant whether there is any truth in Bannon's quotes. My reason is that the Washington Post recently published an article saying Trump averaged over 5 lies per day after his inauguration; starting with "it did not rain during my speech" and "largest crowd ever".
Consequently there is no longer any call for truth in this post truth arena?
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Old 04.01.2018, 12:33
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The media are claiming Rebekah has already jumped ship.

It is clear Bannon damaged his brand with the Roy Moore business but he controls Breitbart and can do whatever he likes with it.

Likely he will be using Breitbart to toast Trump who will feel honour bound to respond so between that, watching TV and playing golf Trump will likely have little time to do his day job; which is OK for me.

Not really, because the people at Breitbart are independent intellectual thinkers. Its really on the other side of the political spectrum, the leftist, where you can find opinions and free thinking squashed. Try the Guardian, or something like that.

Breitbart is more likely to support Trumpism than Bannonism. Bannonism is just some imagined value, while Trump is a sitting president. The exception to this is if we see Trump turn back on his campaign promises and not follow through.
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Old 04.01.2018, 13:31
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Not really, because the people at Breitbart are independent intellectual thinkers. Its really on the other side of the political spectrum, the leftist, where you can find opinions and free thinking squashed. Try the Guardian, or something like that.

Breitbart is more likely to support Trumpism than Bannonism. Bannonism is just some imagined value, while Trump is a sitting president. The exception to this is if we see Trump turn back on his campaign promises and not follow through.
"independent intellectual thinkers" this will be the reason that Breitbart today is full of anti-Bannon, pro-Trump articles? Oh, wait a minute.....
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Old 04.01.2018, 14:46
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"independent intellectual thinkers" this will be the reason that Breitbart today is full of anti-Bannon, pro-Trump articles? Oh, wait a minute.....
Where do you see that? Let me take a look.

Oh look, even Bannon is still pro-Trump:
Bannon Praises Trump: POTUS ‘Is a Great Man… I Support Him Day In and Day Out’



It was kind of fun while it lasted, I guess. So much for your analytical skills Marton. Maybe stick to googling and copy/pasting instead maybe.
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Old 04.01.2018, 15:00
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Not really, because the people at Breitbart are independent intellectual thinkers. Its really on the other side of the political spectrum, the leftist, where you can find opinions and free thinking squashed. Try the Guardian, or something like that...
A Putinesque tactic is to wear opponents out with slippery responses or outright mistruthes. A Trumpian tactic is to double down.

2/10, could do better.
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Not really, because the people at Breitbart are independent intellectual thinkers.
So independent that they have to huddle in a group behind a narrow set of 'ideals', and pretend that they're intellectual rebels.

You can excuse that kind of behaviour in a teenager, but in a full grown adult, it's just plain tedious. It's on par with believing in chem trails and that the Earth is flat.
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Old 04.01.2018, 15:07
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A Putinesque tactic is to wear opponents out with slippery responses or outright mistruthes. A Trumpian tactic is to double down.

2/10, could do better.
One would expect stories to hold up after Trump doubles down. But the problem is they just about never do, leaving one no choice but to question their vailidity.

They have stupid inconsequential stories, like how Trump gets two scoops of ice cream, and insist the news report is factual. Okay, but that deserves Fake News categorization for its level of frivolty.

The media is doing a horrible job with Trump's presidency because it is trying too hard and can no longer be trusted as an impartial source. They've ruined themselves.

This Bannon "bombshell" is just another frivolous example.
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One would expect stories to hold up after Trump doubles down. But the problem is they just about never do, leaving one no choice but to question their vailidity.

They have stupid inconsequential stories, like how Trump gets two scoops of ice cream, and insist the news report is factual. Okay, but that deserves Fake News categorization for its level of frivolty.

The media is doing a horrible job with Trump's presidency because it is trying too hard and can no longer be trusted as an impartial source. They've ruined themselves.

This Bannon "bombshell" is just another frivolous example.
you think that the meeting with the russsians was frivolous? call yourself a patriotic american? bannon is a nasty piece of work but he has called out Trump well. even scumbag Murdoch thinks Trump is stupid and immoral
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you think that the meeting with the russsians was frivolous? call yourself a patriotic american? bannon is a nasty piece of work but he has called out Trump well. even scumbag Murdoch thinks Trump is stupid and immoral
You believe in Russians who are that brilliant at US democratic election campaigning?

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One would expect stories to hold up after Trump doubles down. But the problem is they just about never do, leaving one no choice but to question their vailidity.

They have stupid inconsequential stories, like how Trump gets two scoops of ice cream, and insist the news report is factual. Okay, but that deserves Fake News categorization for its level of frivolty.

The media is doing a horrible job with Trump's presidency because it is trying too hard and can no longer be trusted as an impartial source. They've ruined themselves.

This Bannon "bombshell" is just another frivolous example.
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Where do you see that? Let me take a look.

Oh look, even Bannon is still pro-Trump:
Bannon Praises Trump: POTUS ‘Is a Great Man… I Support Him Day In and Day Out’



It was kind of fun while it lasted, I guess. So much for your analytical skills Marton. Maybe stick to googling and copy/pasting instead maybe.
Toasting Trump has already begun
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Toasting Trump has already begun


Breitbart
Oh ye of little understanding, that speaks of a globalist faction within the administration, not Trump.

I think you'll only see Breitbart turn on Trump when Trump turns on his own campaign promises. I would go against Trump if and when he starts sounding like a Democrat, which may happen sometime this year.
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Isn't he just mis-spelling "whining"? Makes more sense that way.
I actually read it as such and was surprised to see it was 'winning' on second glance.
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You folks fail to understand .....
Yeah, yeah, yeah... Everybody's stupid except you and your army of Trump supporters. Anarchy in the US!!!

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This Bannon "bombshell" is just another frivolous example.
Got to agree with you there. I imagine the Trump Presidency to far more like this...
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