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Post Re: The Art of No Deal
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Well, the generals seem to have succeeded in ousting the forces of chaos from the administration, and who would ever have thought we would be so thankful for the generals?

Dude, you are writing about Donald Trump. He's one tweet away from blowing away your statement with gale force winds. Poor word choice, but c'mon, it's Trump.
On edit: His latest deal, siding with a Democratic plan for raising the debt limit & providing relief for Hurricane Harvey, injects chaos again. None of his staff or Republicans on the Hill were expecting that and oh Lordy are they angry!
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Harvey was obviously sent to shut Ted Cruz up, and let's hope it works.

Dude, you are writing about Ted Cruz. He's one florid rant away - probably about how relief money should be spent in Texas, but not Florida - from destroying your statement with a tornado. Poor word choice, but c'mon, it's Cruz.

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I've seen the media pull out the "Trump-is-finally-getting-it-in-line" too much to believe it. Sooner or later, this will blow up. First, while Kelly is totally right to get rid of Bannon and Mooch and Manigault and all these idiot clowns, those were all Trump's picks. TRUMP picked all those people. It shows you precisely how he thinks and believes. By removing them, Trump is like a fish out of water and like a fish out of water he is going to start thrashing around as he goes into his death throes.

They need to get him out of the spotlight and get rid of his Twitter and run things behind the scenes. If they let the ape out of his cage, he will wreak havoc. It's always when you think that maybe Trump is starting to understand his role as president is when he blows it all down the shitter with something crazy and stupid.

It probably would have happened already but these hurricanes have him tied up. But sooner or later the shit will hit the fan because it always does.



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Yes, okay, I should have said the "forces of chaos supporting the Lord of Chaos" or something like that to acknowledge that I understood the chaos was emanating from our reality-television-person-in-chief.

Other than that I have nothing to add except head-shaking.

"It probably would have happened already but these hurricanes have him tied up."
Perhaps even 45 can figure out not to try to upstage Mother Nature throwing a hissy fit?



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With reference to the DACA (no)deal, the question naturally arises, when do you have a deal with Donald Trump? Those of you who thought it was "when he gives his word" must go to the back of the class and contemplate their gullibility. The answer is, "when he has all the chips".

Meanwhile, we have the predicted battle between Congressional investigators and Robert Mueller's team. I am a little surprised that the Senate committee is asserting itself. It could mean any number of things, some good for democracy and some bad, but I will honestly admit I have no idea which are the real reasons.

When we were asked by foreigners what will happen with the Donald elected president, our stock, go to answer was ".. well, the U.S. system has checks and balances, so that should stop the most unreasonable things." But we have already seen 45 get away with so much outrageous stuff that I am having trouble holding that line. He reminds me of the playground bully, called out for breaking rules, saying "Oh yeah? Make me!" Come to think of it, I guess there's a reason he reminds me of that.



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Is Trump learning why you should never fuck with the media? Because they can return the favor seven ways to a Sunday:

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