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Ben Carson isn’t worried if Trump is ‘not such a great president’: ‘We’re only looking at four years’

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Ben Carson speaks to Fox News (screen grab)

Ben Carson explained his somewhat bewildering endorsement of Donald Trump, who had compared him to a pedophile during a bruising presidential campaign.

The retired neurosurgeon said Monday he would serve some role in a possible Trump administration, saying he would assist in at least an “advisory capacity,” reported NewsmaxTV.

“We haven’t handled out all the details but it is very important that we work together in this country,” Carson said. “Again, I’m not going to reveal any details about it right now because all of this is still very liquid.”

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Carson described himself as “a big picture guy,” which he said allowed him to wave away possible his own concerns about Trump’s qualifications and temperament for the presidency.

“Even if Donald Trump turns out not to be such a great president, which I don’t think is the case, I think he’s going to surround himself with really good people, but even if he didn’t, we’re only looking at four years as opposed to multiple generations and perhaps the loss of the American dream forever,” Carson said.

Carson rose to political prominence as a critic of President Barack Obama at a 2013 National Prayer Breakfast, where he slammed the Affordable Care Act in a speech as the president looked on.

Over the next three years, Carson has promoted wild conspiracy theories about Obama canceling elections and called the president a “psychopath,” among other criticisms.

Watch Carson’s remarks posted online by NewsmaxTV:

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Confused Trump can’t stop talking about the new military ‘hydrosonic’ toothbrush missile

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President Donald Trump spent some of his time at his Ohio rally Saturday, saying that under his leadership, the military has developed a secret hydrosonic missile.

There's just one problem: Hydrosonic is a toothbrush.

The Hydrosonic Pro is a Curaprox product that boasts "ultra-fine, gentle CUREN® filaments."Hypersonic missiles are weapons that can travel at 17 times the speed of sound and Navy warships will be outfitted with them. Trump also seems confused about the facts, saying that the missile travels at five times the speed of normal missiles.

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‘Jarring’: PA Trump fans attack polls making so much noise poll workers couldn’t read instructions to voters

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One Pennsylvania polling place fell under a full out attack on those standing in line to vote and trying to cast a ballot on Saturday.

In a Twitter thread, Behavioral Economist Alex Imas explained that while he was casting his ballot on the outskirts of Philadelphia County, PA Saturday, a parade of semis and other cars surrounded the polling place, laying on their horns.

"I arrived just as polling place opened. Short line. Thought I'd be in and out in 20 minutes tops. Even w/ this short line, it took 2+ hours," he explained.

"Then the next Semi followed, then the 3rd," he continued. "A motorcade of semis, jeeps, and a few sedans drove down the road. All honking. All flying Trump 2020 flags. With people yelling out the window. This motorcade snaked around the polling place the entire time I was there (2 hrs)."

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Trump gives 9/11 first responders back the $3.3 million he took from health fund: GOP Congressman

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention told Rep. Peter King (R-NY) announced that the 9/11 first responders would get the $3.3 million back that President Donald Trump stole from the program that helped them with medical treatments.

Those at the Twin Towers site in the days following the terrorist attacks breathed in a series of toxic gasses and asbestosis, leading them to have a slew of health problems years later. A fund was set up to ensure that those heroes were always taken care of for the rest of their lives as they suffered through their final years.

“It’s a great victory for really deserving people,” King told the New York Daily News Saturday. "I mean this just never should have happened, but we fought hard, we got it done."

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