The Trumpology series of columns are also published on Capitol Hill Blue where I am a columnist, and are informed by my 40 years of experience as a clinical social worker and psychotherapist. I worked in Michigan as Mason Mental Health Center director and Middleboro, Massachusetts in private practice. Opinions on Trump come from my understanding of psychiatric diagnosis, psychology, and psychopathology. I consider Trump to be a sadistic impulsive malignant narcissist.
On Trump pandering to the far right: "his base is important to him, it's like his binky."
Why did TASS report this before it hit the American MSM (Agence France-Presse even had it before it the the USA)? It is about the phone call Trump made to congratulate Putin for winning the rigged election. Was this a cover-up? Was it something Trump didn't want made public? Well, tough break, now Sarah Sanders had to cobble together an answer. I expect more fallout from this as our allies weigh in. Another question is what Russia hawk John Bolton will have to say about having Putin as a White House guest.
In March 2018, Sinclair Broadcasting Group required their news anchors to read a prepared script charging a proliferation of "fake news" in the media, suggesting that attacking President Donald Trump's view of events was "extremely dangerous to our democracy." Sinclair's editorial approach leans heavily toward conservative ideals.
Each of the anchors depicted in this compilation video are reading segments of the exact same script (scroll down)
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