If you are not following the Trumpster on Twitter, you are missing out on a lot. We highly recommend doing so.
Incidentally, we completely agree with him, that his tweeting is highly effective, very useful, and a good thing, and that it would be a huge mistake for him to stop. It is understandable that the left should gripe and moan about it, but when this idea extends to many of his so-called political allies, it reflects gross political stupidity.
His mauling of the appalling and slimy Joe and Mika recently was politically brilliant and sorely needed - partly because he does not have a powerful media voice to do it for him. It played wonderfully with his base, which is what is important.
For the umpteenth time, Trump, and whoever is helping with his Twitter (Bannon?), get it, and the mainstream, on both sides, do not. How many times are we going to have to watch this movie?
Trump is obviously not backing down and going on the offensive re Russia. Why? Because he is winning the great Russia debate.
I strongly pressed President Putin twice about Russian meddling in our election. He vehemently denied it. I've already given my opinion.....— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump)July 9, 2017
His opinion, which is correct, is that it is a completely fabricated load of BS.
...We negotiated a ceasefire in parts of Syria which will save lives. Now it is time to move forward in working constructively with Russia!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump)July 9, 2017
He doubles down on his intention to partner with Russia instead of confront her.
Putin & I discussed forming an impenetrable Cyber Security unit so that election hacking, & many other negative things, will be guarded..— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump)July 9, 2017
He hammers the Democrats where they are weak:
...and safe. Questions were asked about why the CIA & FBI had to ask the DNC 13 times for their SERVER, and were rejected, still don't....— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump)July 9, 2017
He pounds away at the lying media who ran with this trumped up nonsense, where they are weak:
...have it. Fake News said 17 intel agencies when actually 4 (had to apologize). Why did Obama do NOTHING when he had info before election?— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump)July 9, 2017
And he covers his tail politically from being accused of appeasing anyone, but makes it clear that he intends to fix these issues, at which point sanctions will be removed. Our bet is that this will happen within a year or two - to frantic opposition by that same media and establishment that created these artificial conflicts.
Sanctions were not discussed at my meeting with President Putin. Nothing will be done until the Ukrainian & Syrian problems are solved!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump)July 9, 2017
All very effective and efficient at about 140 words, or about 1120 characters, and finished before breakfast. With no media to distort and twist what you said.
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