It’s really hard not to be uncomfortably numb about this, but the President of the United States just tells baldfaced, easily falsifiable lies all the time:
On left: just now
On right: 3 days ago pic.twitter.com/RXopQbGGUG
— Jake Tapper (@jaketapper) June 30, 2018
He is also a massive racist whose views of law enforcement are “informed” by such data as “imaginary scripts from straight-to-video Chuck Norris movies”:
(This never happened) pic.twitter.com/cvUjDkxe9Q
— Adam Serwer 🍝 (@AdamSerwer) June 30, 2018
What a perfect week for the Supreme Court of the United States to enable and legitimate Trump’s racism!
I continue to adhere to my radical belief that Donald Trump saying the five innocent African-American boys he had demanded be executed were still guilty was almost as newsworthy as what Neera Tanden really thinks of David Brock. That Trump would make up Birth of a Nation-level fictions to defend an ethic cleansing operation was eminently predictable.