The Swamp Gets Desperate

In the swamp, desperate times call for desperate dreams. The libtards, anti-Trumpers, and resisters are so desperate that they dream up scenarios about the Trump administration, verbalize these dreams, and then pass the dreams off as real news. That is where this piece of Fake News seems to come from. Read and see what you think.

As Written By David Zuckerman for the American Thinker:

The Times, in its lead editorial, December 1, 2017, “Help Wanted: Top Diplomat,” is troubled about rumors that CIA director Mike Pompeo may succeed Rex W. Tillerson as secretary of state.  For the Times, Pompeo “may be too chummy” with President Trump.  To boot, he is “a Tea Party conservative and a climate change skeptic.”  And more, he is accused of “mixing politics with intelligence”!

Of course, the Times has no difficulty with mixing politics and intelligence when the mix involves former Obama intelligence figures like John Brennan and James Clapper.  After all, isn’t “Dossiergate” all about mixing up intelligence with politics for the purpose of forcing President Trump from office?

The Times editorial also expresses difficulty with the rumored appointment of Sen. Tom Cotton to replace Mr. Pompeo as CIA director.  Among Cotton’s faults, as perceived by the Times, he “has mocked the idea that the Trump campaign colluded with Russia in the presidential election.”  Perhaps even worse for the Times, Cotton “has also been Congress’s most aggressive opponents of the Iran nuclear deal[.]”  That is to say that we have a president who intends to staff his administration with officials who reflect America’s legacy of liberty in foreign as well as domestic policy.

And consider this added criticism: the appointments of Pompeo and Cotton “would add two more white men to a cabinet dominated by them[.]”  (It would be more precise, arguably, to note that “white men” would replace, not add to, other…..


The New York Times: Voice of the swamp

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