Saturday, January 6, 2018

Most bitter falling out between a president and an aide in modern history, but is Michael Wolff Making Things Up in His Trump Book? (UPDATED & BUMPED)

...Wolff is trying to sell the idea that Trump is completely clueless. But the claim is implausible. Trump had been very interested in politics even before he officially jumped into the race. He was quite familiar with Pelosi. Does Wolff really expect us to believe he didn't know who the House Speaker was?

But Wolff's book panders to progressive prejudices. And all that matters is that media types whose contempt for Trump has no rational limit find it plausible....