Connect with us

News

Michael Cohen Critical New Interview, Strong Signal He Is Flipping

Published

on

Michael Cohen Critical New Interview, Strong Signal He Is Flipping

 

Rachel Combs / Flickr The FBI raided Trump lawyer Michael...
Rachel Combs / Flickr

We are weary because we’ve heard that Cohen has “flipped” before.

Yet, today, he gave a surprisingly intense interview with Good Morning America, in which Donald Trump’s longtime fixer who once said he’d take a bullet for Trump, said that he puts “family and country” first — which is a slight alteration in priorities, given that bullets don’t care about families or countries.

Of course, that did it, the internet hit Warp 9 speculating that Trump’s personal lawyer may have already flipped on the president.

One real development did occur, as noted by Rawstory:

National security lawyer Bradley P. Moss, meanwhile, noted the most important aspects of the Cohen interview, including that he will no longer be sharing documents with the president’s legal team.

“Tick tock,” the lawyer wrote.

THAT will drive Trump and his lawyer’s crazy, because nothing drives Trump crazy like not knowing what information lays out there awaiting to trip him up. The move seems calculated to either get Trump to pay his legal fees or get a fast-tracked pardon, neither of which seems likely. The country likes Cohen even less than it likes Trump, and if Trump were to grant Cohen immunity, or even start paying legal fees, even the president’s advocates will have a hard time defending such an action.

A lot of words can be said about the new interview, but all would be speculation. So, I’ll let the great Rob Reiner take us out:


A note from the author: If you enjoyed this article, you might also enjoy my other writing.
Get my books on Amazon now.



Advertisement
Comments

News

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

Published

on

By

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

 

Democracy Now! / YouTube As Blasey Ford Alleges Kavanaugh Assaulted...
Democracy Now! / YouTube

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.

Screen_Shot_2018-09-21_at_1.30.11_PM.png

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.

 

 

Continue Reading

News

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

Published

on

By

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

 

CNN / YouTube Donald Trump spokesman Jason Miller disputes...
CNN / YouTube

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.

Raw Story

“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.

 

 

Continue Reading

News

Trump Offends Poland This Week By Disrespecting Polish President

Published

on

By

Trump Offends Poland This Week By Disrespecting Polish President

 

Washington Post / YouTube Trump visits North Carolina to survey...
Washington Post / YouTube

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.

Posted by Lech Wałęsa on Tuesday, September 18, 2018

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         

Continue Reading

Facebook

Advertisement

Trending Stories

Featured Articles

Trending