Quantcast
Connect with us

‘Team of Vipers’ author gets hilarious revenge on Trump after president claims he ‘hardly knew’ him

Published

on

President Donald Trump on Tuesday lashed out at former aide Cliff Sims, whose book “Team of Vipers” paints a devastating picture of chaos and dysfunction inside the Trump White House.

“A low level staffer that I hardly knew named Cliff Sims wrote yet another boring book based on made up stories and fiction,” the president wrote in response to seeing Sims appear on multiple cable TV news programs Tuesday morning. “He pretended to be an insider when in fact he was nothing more than a gofer. He signed a non-disclosure agreement. He is a mess!”

In response to Trump’s claim that he “hardly knew” Sims, the former White House aide fired back at the president by posting multiple photos of himself and Trump during their time together working in the White House.

The photos show Sims walking side-by-side with the president, and also show him attending meetings with top White House officials in the Oval Office.

The coup de grace, however, is a photo of a Trump-autographed copy of a New York Times front page reporting final passage of the Republican Party’s 2017 tax cut bill.

ADVERTISEMENT

“Cliff great job! Thanks,” the president wrote on the paper.

Check out all the photos below.

ADVERTISEMENT


Report typos and corrections to: [email protected]. Send news tips to: [email protected].
READ COMMENTS - JOIN THE DISCUSSION
Continue Reading

Breaking Banner

Gun ownership increases homicides — but only a very specific kind of them: study

Published

on

Does the frequency of gun ownership impact the homicide rate? In the broad sense, many studies have shown it does. But how does it do so exactly?

A new study, conducted at the University of Indianapolis and published in the American Journal of Preventative Medicine, offers a profound hint. The study, which examined homicide rates by state from 1990 to 2016, suggests that most forms of homicide — those committed against friends, acquaintances, and strangers — are negligibly affected by firearm ownership rates. But one particular category of homicide is sharply correlated with the presence of guns: domestic violence.

Continue Reading

Breaking Banner

Conservatives are furious over Trump’s budget deal with Democrats — president brags about ‘real compromise’

Published

on

Nancy Pelosi clap

House conservatives are livid after President Donald Trump struck a budget deal with Democrats.

"You should veto this bill because it is fiscally irresponsible," the lawmakers wrote in a letter to Trump. "It blows well beyond what was intended with the 2011 [Budget Control Act] caps. Furthermore, it continues spending hundreds of billions more than what we take in a year and does not put our nation on a path towards a balanced budget."

The effort is being driven by first-term Rep. Chip Roy (R-TX).

"As the greatest nation in the history of the world, the least we can do is cut a deal that does not sabotage the fiscal future of our nation while endangering millions of American and migrants because of our porous border," the lawmakers wrote. "We can do better."

Continue Reading
 

Breaking Banner

Male Fox News personality rewarded by the network after being caught sending lewd texts to female colleague

Published

on

Less than, two weeks after the Huffington Post published shocking text messages a Fox News contributor reportedly sent to his female Fox Nation co-host, the network rewarded the male employee.

“Tyrus, a Fox News contributor and a host on the network’s digital channel, Fox Nation, sent lewd and inappropriate text messages to his now-former Fox Nation co-host, Britt McHenry, according to four sources familiar with the texts’ contents,” the Huffington Post reported.

Continue Reading
 
 
 

Copyright © 2019 Raw Story Media, Inc. PO Box 21050, Washington, D.C. 20009 | Masthead | Privacy Policy | For corrections or concerns, please email [email protected]

Join Me. Try Raw Story Investigates for $1. Invest in Journalism. Escape Ads.
close-image