trump. Little lies, massive lies, no matter. He alters, embroiders, exaggerates, forges, abuses, perjures himself, dissimulates, invents nonsense, fantasizes, reveals off, rides boats, performs his pipe, counts salads with hobbyhorse fats, strokes, cooks, fills the money register. Lifelong charlatan, everlasting court docket jester, spreader of faux information for miles, he invented a brand new type of reign: the trumpery. Jonathan Lemire, “White Home bureau chief” at Politico (not pro-Democrat), has adopted the president since his political debut. In “A Grande Mentira”, his first guide (in bookstores since July 26), he tells, slightly astonished, the tales and the anger he witnessed, which left him speechless. A pleasant learn, worthy of a science fiction story, however on the similar time mind-blowing. As a result of Trump does not want cocaine, methamphetamine, sarsaparilla, or caramba to take off. He is self-intoxicated.
“The whole lot Trump does within the nation now, he is accomplished in golf earlier than”
Barack Obama was not born within the USA. I’ve massive fingers. Mexico can pay for the Wall. Senator Cruz’s father was concerned within the JFK assassination. Putin stated I used to be a genius. My crowd on Election Day was larger than Obama’s. Trump Tower is the tallest constructing in Midtown Manhattan. Diana confirmed her curiosity in me. I may have turn out to be the King of England. Madonna tried to seduce me. Additionally Kim Basinger. Marla stated she had “one of the best intercourse” of her life. The recording of “Entry Hollywood” the place it is all about selecting up ladies by the pussy? Not my voice. The scout chief stated it was one of the best speech on the planet. 85% of people that put on a masks get Covid. My telephone name with Ukraine was excellent. I’m one of many biggest golfers on the planet. I’ve one of the best well being within the cosmos. The Japanese need to see my head carved into Mount Rushmore. Wind generators trigger most cancers.
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George Soros funds antifa. Robust males cry with gratitude after they meet me. Stormy Daniels received $130,000 from me for a bunga-bunga celebration? I’m not conscious. Voting machines have been tampered with by leftists in Venezuela. Frankly, we received. The FBI introduced with them the top-secret paperwork that I am alleged to have stored. I’m probably the most sincere human being created by God.
Defecation in wastebaskets
Whole: 30,573 (verified) lies informed in 4 years. That is 7,643 a yr. That is 21 a day (and counting). A recording. Sure, however a report that has penalties: 5 lifeless on January 6, 2021. That day, Trump repeated the phrase “combat” twenty occasions in his speeches as a crowd of a number of thousand enlightened converged on the Capitol. Looting of places of work, violence from rioters, defecation (sure!) in wastepaper baskets, a number of depredations, close to lynching of the vp and an remark: “They love me. » Jonathan Lemire, in his guide, notes: whereas watching the photographs on TV that day, “Trump is smiling”. And he communicates his satisfaction to his 88.7 million followers on social networks, earlier than being blocked by Twitter and Fb. Ended? No approach. Fifteen hours of sedition, democracy in jeopardy, and one end result: the Large Lie is now a part of the Republicans’ ideological arsenal. The most cancers has metastasized.
Incompetents, Kleptocrats, Tender Teapots: Welcome to the Trump Clan
Not solely are some voters now satisfied that Biden is illegitimate, however belief within the system has been eroded, underlines Jonathan Lemire. The correct, which has turn out to be extremist, needs to limit the appropriate to vote, management or prohibit postal voting, tamper with electoral boundaries. The Republicans, now ill-named, contest the outcomes of the investigation carried out by Liz Cheney and the “January 6 Home Committee”, and take into account the seditious to be martyrs. One after one other, right-wing lawmakers make the journey to Mar-a-Lago, Trump’s house, to pledge allegiance and kiss the papal ring. Trump: “Let’s rebuild a robust America. Let’s make America wealthy once more. Let’s rebuild a proud America. Let’s make America protected once more. And let’s make America nice once more. »
“Why cannot you be just like the German generals? »
The continuation of Trump’s adventures? Two different books have already been introduced, after Lemire’s. September 20: “The Divider” by Peter Baker and Susan Glasser. Revelation: “Why cannot you be just like the German generals? »Trump asks “his” navy. “Which generals? – Those from the Second World Battle. – Do you know they tried to kill Hitler 3 times? – No, no, they had been completely loyal! » October 4: “Man of Confidence” by Maggie Haberman. Disclosure: Official information had been routinely torn up and thrown into White Home loos by Trump, in violation of the Presidential Data Act. Even when it means blocking the pipes (the editor advertises photos of the factor).
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A “disaster”: three authors take inventory of Trump’s presidency
Nonetheless, in response to the most recent information, the FBI would have been tipped off by an informant who has his entries in Mar-a-Lago, and would have designated the situation, then described the contents of the packing containers of ultra-ultra-ultra-ultra-secret paperwork stored by Trump. Who offered the wick? One identify is already circulating: that of Ivanka, daughter of the king (in response to “Newsweek” and “The Impartial”). A element that doesn’t seem in Jonathan Lemire’s guide: with Trump, lies, low blows are at all times quicker than books. This man is the Tartarin of the information, the cheater in extra. Season 2 guarantees.
The Large Lie. Electoral Chaos, Political Opportunism, and the State of American Politics After 2020, by Jonathan Lemire, Flatiron Books, $29.99.