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‘Oops he did it again’: CNN’s Jake Tapper brutally mocks Trump’s ‘stunning contradictions’ in latest Putin excuses

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On Wednesday, CNN’s Jake Tapper opened up his show shocked that President Donald Trump backtracked on his words again.

Since President Trump returned from his summit in Helsinki with Russian President Vladimir Putin, his interviews with reporters have gone downhill.

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President Trump has failed to directly admit that Russia interfered with the 2016 presidential elections.

“The White House just said that President Trump really meant ‘yes,’ when he said ‘no’. This is one day after he said he meant ‘wouldn’t’ when he said ‘would,'” Tapper said at the top of his show.

“Oops, he did it again!” Tapper joked. “President Trump, saying no when asked if Russia is still targeting the democratic process. When all the evidence in his own experts points to a mountain of interference.”

Tapper said the White House is looking into ways they can figure out what happened during President Trump’s two-hour closed-door meeting with Putin.

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“The tale of the interpreter. Lawmakers now trying to get the only other American in the room with President Trump and Vladimir Putin to spill what was said. What does she know?” Tapper asked.

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Longtime Susan Collins voters say they’ll ‘never vote’ for the GOP senator again — thanks to Trump

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Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) has regularly cruised to reelection in her state by working as a bipartisan consensus builder.

Collins' image as a moderate Republican has taken a massive hit during President Donald Trump's first term, however, and some longtime Collins voters tell Bloomberg that they are absolutely finished with her and will vote her out in 2020.

72-year-old Donna Sawyer, a longtime Collins voter from Limington, tells Bloomberg that Collins' vote for Supreme Court justice Brett Kavanaugh was what finally pushed her over the edge.

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WATCH: Black postal worker stays remarkably calm as furious white man has a racist meltdown

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A racist man could potentially face federal charges for his profanity-laced tirade against a black postal worker.

The older white man became impatient while the U.S. Postal Service worker answered a phone call at the counter of the post office at Trinity Mills and the Tollway in North Dallas, reported WBAP-TV.

The incident was captured on cell phone video and uploaded to Facebook, where the man can be seen arguing with other customers and then turning his anger back on the postal worker.

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‘Was Goebbels Unavailable?’:ABC blasted for ‘normalizing Fascism’ by putting Sean Spicer on ‘Dancing With the Stars’

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“Remember when Spicer talked about ‘Holocaust centers’ and defended Hitler, saying he didn’t use chemical weapons?”

Disney and ABC Television must have known that putting former Trump press secretary Sean Spicer on “Dancing With the Stars” would draw condemnation, but the outrage over the just-announced news is palpable.

Spicer will go down in history for the massive lies he told, starting with his vicious and attacking falsehoods about the size of the crowd at President Donald Trump’s inauguration. The lies seemed to continue daily, only to be outdone by, at one point, Spicer actually appearing to defend Hitler for not gassing his people – which he clearly did.

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