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    In Case You Didn't Know POTUS Doesn't Like the Press

    I think The Salesman might prefer a press akin to that in North Korea. He might even like the title Dear Leader. My favorite part of the attached story is Maggie Habbermans tweet. Oh The Donald.





    http://money.cnn.com/2018/06/13/medi...dia/index.html
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    LOL

    Trump relishes the fight.
    Time and time again, he seizes us-versus-them opportunities, casting the media as an opponent that must be defeated.


    He says he likes some reporters, but labels others as "dishonest" examples of "fake news."


    Wednesday's tweet was apparently provoked by news coverage of Trump's summit with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un.




    "So funny to watch the Fake News, especially NBC and CNN," he wrote.


    "They are fighting hard to downplay the deal with North Korea.


    500 days ago they would have 'begged' for this deal -- looked like war would break out.

    Our Country's biggest enemy is the Fake News so easily promulgated by fools!"



    New York Times reporter Maggie Haberman translated the tweet this way: "Someone is unhappy with headlines reflecting what happened instead of what he wants to say happened."


    MSNBC's Lawrence O'Donnell asked: "What deal? There is no deal with North Korea."
    'How and Why ?' ~ Einstein

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    Thank God for Twitter and Trumps adroit use of it to bypass the MSM and to troll his detractors. "Salesman" indeed.
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    when did the press ever do Trump any favors?
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    Quote Originally Posted by stjames1_53 View Post
    when did the press ever do Trump any favors?
    Actually, when he ran for election. He got unprecedented "free" campaign exposure due to coverage from the press at large because he was such a novelty.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ripmeister View Post
    Actually, when he ran for election. He got unprecedented "free" campaign exposure due to coverage from the press at large because he was such a novelty.
    I would add, its not the Presses responsibility to do anyone "Favors"
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    Quote Originally Posted by ripmeister View Post
    I would add, its not the Presses responsibility to do anyone "Favors"
    But the Press' negative spin on everything Trump is doing him a great favor in upping his positive numbers.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ripmeister View Post
    I would add, its not the Presses responsibility to do anyone "Favors"
    then how do explain all the rave reviews Trump got for stealing money from the general public? Why are they keeping Obama in the news as much as Hillary?
    They want something. Trump is giving them nothing, so they hate him.
    You watch too much Joe, The Pimp and Mika his Wh*re.
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    Quote Originally Posted by jimmyz View Post
    But the Press' negative spin on everything Trump is doing him a great favor in upping his positive numbers.
    Can't argue with that.
    One can be sure that he who says he knows knows nothing

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    Quote Originally Posted by stjames1_53 View Post
    then how do explain all the rave reviews Trump got for stealing money from the general public? Why are they keeping Obama in the news as much as Hillary?
    They want something. Trump is giving them nothing, so they hate him.
    You watch too much Joe, The Pimp and Mika his Wh*re.
    Actually, I don't watch that Network. I get most of my news from print and PBS and NPR.
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