ORANGE ALERT: The (almost) daily outrage

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By Wednesday, Jan 3 Viewpoints  1 Comment

President Trump again raised the prospect of nuclear war with North Korea, boasting in strikingly playground terms on Tuesday night that he commands a “much bigger” and “more powerful” arsenal of devastating weapons than the outlier government in Asia.

The president’s tone also generated a mix of scorn and alarm among lawmakers, diplomats and national security experts who called it juvenile and frightening for a president handling a foreign policy challenge with world-wrecking consequences. The language was reminiscent of Mr. Trump’s boast during the 2016 presidential campaign that his hands, and by extension his genitals, were in fact big enough.

Source: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/01/02/us/politics/trump-tweet-north-korea.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=first-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news&_r=0


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  1. Lquartl says:

    His base loves infantile retorts. It’s the schoolyard and bar except it’s the world stage with millions of lives at risk.

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