Tuesday 12 May 2020

you know what the crime is. the crime is very obvious to everybody.

Not content with peddling the false narrative of criminal misconduct on the part of his predecessor whose meaning is anyone’s guess—ruminating vaguely during a White House Rose Garden press conference (previously) which sink to new depths of derangement daily “it’s been going on for a long time. It's been going on from before I even got elected, and it’s a disgrace that it happened”—Trump then directed his ire back at the assembled journalists.
Becoming verbally abusive with a CBS correspondent of Asian American heritage, Weijia Jiang, who challenged his misleading propagandising of corona virus testing as leading and winning and framing it as if it were a contest that someone excused prior missteps and people still dying (presently at eighty thousand in the US and rising and by far leading in the number of cases and deaths), Trump nastily suggested that the reporter ask China, a gaffe made worse by Trump’s dismissal and denigrating a second female member of the press pool and storming away in a tantrum.