I doubt if anyone is surprised that I think Donald Trump is a criminal. I suspect most of you reading this would concur. The post title is still totally beautiful as either a teenybopper or the Current Occupant would say.
The White House has dismissed the epic New York Times story as “boring.” A Trump mouthpiece has threatened them with a defamation law suit. Never gonna happen, my friend. You know the Times’ lawyers went over the story carefully since they proclaimed that Trump had committed fraud to get where he is today. The NYT has better lawyers than Trump; probably because they pay their bills.
We already knew that everything about Donald Trump is phony. The Times story verifies that his origin story as a semi-self made man is a big fat lie. Many of us never believed it but the proof is in the pudding. One might even call this a sticky pudding…
The work done by reporters David Barstow, Susanne Craig, and Russ Buettner is likely to win a Pulitzer Prize. Congratulations in advance, y’all.
The story is based on Fred Trump’s tax returns, which proves conclusively that tax forms matter; as David Corn has put it for the last few years:
A tweet from former Poppy Bush speechwriter and Commentary Magazine scion, John Podhoretz caught my eye yesterday:
That’s because he was, Poddy. He was a film noir villain who repeatedly bailed his dumbshit son out of trouble.
It’s unclear where this will lead BUT the game is afoot. The New York state authorities seem to be interested in following the money. Happy hunting.
Repeat after me: Donald Trump is a criminal.
The last word goes to David Bowie: