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Ivanka Couldn’t Wait to Have Her “Princess Moment”

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A new book, Born Trump: Inside America’s First Family is coming out soon but an excerpt has already been published in Vanity Fair.  It details how Ivanka in particular “seized on the opportunity” presented by Trump’s presidential win, complete with stars in her eyes about becoming American royalty.

After her father surprised the whole world by winning the election, Ivanka was apparently excited to have her “princess moment”.  One of Ivanka’s friends apparently said, “I told her it’s an inauguration, not a coronation.”  Rather than look up those words in a dictionary, Ivanka plowed ahead and insisted on the inauguration parade, interested in the  pageantry and symbolism of the occasion – and her “princess moment”.  Fox explains, “The sentiment was that Americans wanted a royal family.”

And the American people would choose the Trump family if they really did want a royal family?  The Trumps, following Donald’s lead, seem to ignore the fact that Donald Trump did not win the popular vote.  As well, there would be a few (dozen!) better alternatives if this was really the case.

“The Trumps have somewhat fancied themselves as a modern version of the Kennedys,” Fox writes in her book.  Sure, except for the serving in a war, engaging in public service and having a vision for the good of the entire country and not being self-absorbed assholes, they are exactly like the Kennedys.

Of her role her Daddy’s new reality, Ivanka “seemed particularly attuned to the stagecraft,” according to Fox, and strategized ways to insert herself into some kind of future White House role during the transition period. Unfortunately, Ivanka hasn’t proven to be that adept at the “stagecraft” she is attuned to – she regularly creates controversy and PR fiascos, as well as becoming notorious for her “tone-deaf” social media posts.

Clearly, Ivanka is only a “princess” to her father.

My question is, when the King is Shit-for-Brains, does it mean you’re Princess Turd?

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Dozens of mothers rally around Kavanaugh accuser’s home in a show of support

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As questions swirl around Trump Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, and how truly awful a person he has possibly always been, the conservative forces in our culture are working relentlessly to discredit Professor Christine B. Ford. Ford has accused Kavanaugh of attempting to sexually assault her back in high school, and Republican officials continue to expose themselves for the sorry misogynists that they are, with right-wing media misinforming the public at every turn. Even our sexual assaulter in chief’s children have gotten into the game of slut-shaming, and of spewing deep-state conspiracy-theory rhetoric that incites their minions to threaten Christine Ford’s life.

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A group of over thirty women and a handful of men convened at Ford’s home in Palo Alto in a show of support on Thursday. The Mercury News reports that the supporters chanted “We believe Christine. Her story is our story!”

“I’m here today for all of my friends who are too retraumatized to come, who say ‘I can’t go through this again,”” said Jill Rege, who lives in Palo Alto. “They can barely get out of bed because it puts them right back where they were 25 or 30 years ago. They hid, they shoved it down, but they all remember.”

We believe Christine.

 

 

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Raw Story Reporting Allegation That Trump Flack Jason Miller Slipped Stripper GF Abortion Pill.

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Raw Story Reporting Allegation That Trump Flack Jason Miller Slipped Stripper GF Abortion Pill.

 

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If this allegation is true (along with others) than it is apparent that Trump supporters oppose abortion except in cases where the fetus is an inconvenience to the father.

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“According to a court filing, President Donald Trump’s former aide Jason Miller allegedly gave a pregnant stripper an abortion pill without her knowledge.

The court document obtained by Splinter News was filed in Miami-Dade Circuit Court. The stripper’s name was not identified and the report referred to her as Jane Doe.

After engaging in a sexual relationship with Jane Doe, Miller discovered she was pregnant. He then “Unbeknownst to Jane Doe, [gave her a] smoothie  [that] contained an abortion pill.”

The pill had traumatic effects on Jane Doe. “The pill-induced an abortion and Jane Doe wound up in a hospital emergency room, bleeding heavily and nearly went into a coma. The unborn child died,” the report stated.”

Fortunately, the male involved suffered no consequences. /s

Yet.

 

 

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Trump Offends Poland This Week By Disrespecting Polish President

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Polish President Andrzej Duda visited the White House on Tuesday, and although he was pleased with the visit, many other polish citizens were left less than thrilled. In fact, Trump managed to offend the Poles so deeply that the fallout was all over Polish news sites on Wednesday morning.

At the end of the meeting between Duda and Trump, the two leaders signed a strategic partnership pact to boost defense, energy, trade and security ties.  The moment was captured in a photo that was…uh…awkward.

Polish radio correspondent Pawel Zuchowski commented, “It’s nice of President Trump that he moved a bit, because otherwise our president would have had to sign the document on his knees.”

International diplomacy scholar Janusz Sibora called the incident an “offense” in an interview with Gazeta, a polish news site, which also compared the meeting with Trump’s ceremonial signing of an agreement with North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un earlier this year, when both leaders sat at the same table.

“The message is clear: Americans do not respect Poles,” Sibora said. “If we sign such an important document in that way, we should ask ourselves whether this wasn’t detrimental to the honor of Poland.”

Pawel Zalewski, of the opposition liberal-conservative party wrote, “Signing a Polish-American declaration at the desk of the American president, while he is sitting, and [the Polish president] is standing is a symbolic confirmation [of] @AndrzejDuda as a customer [of] @realDonaldTrump. We have never been so low.”

Even Former President and Nobel Prize winner, Lech Walesa had a negative opinion of the encounter.  Walesa appeared to troll Duda on Facebook with a photo of Walesa sitting with Trump standing next to him.  “You find difference,” read the caption.

Znajdź różnice.You find difference.

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There was no sign, however, that Duda himself was bothered by the photo. He rejected the criticism and posted a more pleasant view of the visit on Twitter, hailing it as a success.

You can follow me on Twitter @maymepolitizoom         

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