Presidential historian Michael Beschloss went on MSNBC Thursday to sound the alarm at the danger that President Donald Trump poses to the United States.
Speaking with MSNBC’s Andrea Mitchell about Wednesday’s bombshell New York Times editorial written by an anonymous Trump official, Beschloss said that such actions truly put the country in uncharted territory.
“Take that as a sign of how serious they think the problem of Donald Trump really is,” he said of the editorial. “Instability, amorality, inability to function.”
Beschloss also said that the op-ed is a sign that many within the administration believe that Trump’s entire presidency is in the process of crashing into the ground.
“It gives you a sense of things coming apart,” he said. “This is someone who is at a high level in the administration writing that the president is amoral, that he is unstable, that a lot of people at high levels of the administration, including part of the Cabinet, feel and have felt this way. This is something that we haven’t seen before. I’ve used the words ‘national emergency’ — if this is not a national emergency, I don’t know what is.”
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‘It’s treachery if not treason’: Harvard’s Laurence Tribe destroys Trump’s claim he’s above the law
Legendary constitutional law expert Laurence Tribe explained the legality of President Donald Trump's claim to be above the law during a Thursday evening appearance on MSNBC's "The Last Word" with Lawrence O'Donnell.
The host played a notorious clip of Trump.
"I could stand in the middle of Fifth Avenue and shoot somebody and I wouldn’t lose any voters. Okay? It’s like incredible," Trump argued.
"And now he has gone beyond that," O'Donnell noted. "Now the president is sayin, 'I could stand in the middle of Fifth Avenue and shoot someone and I cannot be prosecuted for that crime. Or any crime.'"
Marine Corps unit busted planning to hold a party at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort: report
President Donald Trump is facing yet another corruption scandal after a Marine Corps unit was caught planning to hold a party at the commander-in-chief's Mar-a-Lago resort.
"At a time when taxpayer and foreign-government spending at Trump Organization properties is fueling political battles, a U.S. Marine Corps reserve unit stationed in South Florida hopes to hold an annual ball at a venue that could profit the commander-in-chief," the Miami Herald reported Thursday.
Internet blown away by Giuliani’s ‘pants-sh*tting panic’ freak out on CNN’s Cuomo
Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani received harsh reviews of his Thursday evening appearance on CNN with anchor Chris Cuomo.
Many people worried about Giuliani's mental health after watching the interview.
Here is some of what people were saying about Trump's defense attorney.