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Trump went off the rails at Monday’s cabinet meeting — here are the 5 craziest moments

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President Donald Trump went on a rampage during his Monday cabinet meeting in which he launched multiple broadsides against his political opponents.

The president’s latest public tirade came as he is facing increased pressure from House Democrats’ impeachment inquiry, as well as criticism from members of his own party over abandoning America’s Kurdish allies and trying to award his own business a massive government contract to host next year’s G7 summit.

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Below are the craziest moments from Trump’s off-the-rails Cabinet meeting.

1.) Trump claims that he deserves personal credit for capturing Islamic State fighters.

Even though the president wasn’t personally on the ground doing the tough work of fighting ISIS, he said that he nonetheless should be lauded for capturing members of the Islamist terrorist network.

“I’m the one who did the capturing,” Trump insisted. “I’m the one who knows more about it than you people or fake pundits.”

2.) Trump bitterly complains about the Constitution’s emoluments clause that prevents him from receiving gifts from foreign governments.

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The president was still upset about having to cancel plans to hold the G7 summit at the Trump National Doral Miami next year.

“It would have been the best G7 ever,” Trump claimed, before turning his anger toward reporters in the room.

“You people with this phony emoluments clause!” he said.

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The United States Constitution’s emoluments clause states, “No Title of Nobility shall be granted by the United States: And no Person holding any Office of Profit or Trust under them, shall, without the Consent of the Congress, accept of any present, Emolument, Office, or Title, of any kind whatever, from any King, Prince, or foreign State.”

3.) Trump demands that investigations be launched into business deals that former President Barack Obama made after he left office.

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Still seething about the criticism that he’s received for trying to bring the G7 to Doral, the president suggested that there was something corrupt about the deal that Obama made to produce movies with Netflix.

Of course, the issue is that Trump is promoting his own businesses to foreign leaders while in office, whereas Obama is now a private citizen.

4.) Trump lies about Obama desperately trying to call North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.

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Even though there is no evidence that Obama ever tried to directly negotiate with Kim, the president falsely claimed that his predecessor had tried calling the North Korean leader nearly a dozen times.

“Actually, he tried, 11 times,” he said of Obama. “But the man on the other side, the gentleman on the other side, did not take his call. Lack of respect.”

5.) Trump accuses Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) of being the whistleblower’s informant.

In his latest attack on the whistleblower who filed a complaint about him abusing his office to push the Ukrainian government to investigate former Vice President Joe Biden, Trump suggested that neither the whistleblower nor their informants deserved protection under the law.

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“I happen to think there probably wasn’t an informant,” the president said, without providing any evidence. “You know, the informant went to the whistleblower, the whistleblower had, you know, second-and-third-hand information… So was there actually an informant? Maybe the informant was Schiff!”

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WATCH: Video shows NYPD beating anti-police violence protesters with batons

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Protesters of police violence received a harsh reception from the New York Police Department on Friday evening.

The protesters had marched to the Barclays Center, where they were met with a large police presence.

Heavy police presence posted outside of Barclays Center. If you’re protesting, please stay safe.

- Legal Aid Society’s Contact Number: 212-577-3300- Link to Brooklyn Bail Fund: https://t.co/cxRXqgrrum #BlackLivesMatter #JusticeForGeorgeFloyd pic.twitter.com/IgISXvkOj1

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Trump is enacting the presidency ‘George Wallace never had’: Conservative columnist

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On Friday, writing for The Washington Post, conservative columnist Max Boot tore into President Donald Trump's legacy on race.

"We know how a normal president responds when a white police officer ignites furious protests by killing a black man. It is the way President Barack Obama responded in 2014 after a grand jury refused to indict a white police officer who had fatally shot Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., and the National Guard had to be called in to deal with looting and fires," wrote Boot. "Obama expressed sympathy for the protesters — their anger, he noted, was 'rooted in realities that have existed in this country for a long time' — while making clear that he had no sympathy with violence: 'Burning buildings, torching cars, destroying property, putting people at risk — that’s destructive and there’s no excuse for it. Those are criminal acts. And people should be prosecuted if they engage in criminal acts.'"

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White House goes into lockdown as George Floyd protests in DC rage hotter

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On Friday, CBS News reporter Weijia Jiang reported that the White House has now issued lockdown orders.

The development comes as protests against the police killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Minnesota have spread to Washington, D.C. and crowds are growing angrier. Earlier in the evening, a protester scaled the wall of a federal building and spray-painted an obscene anti-Trump message above a window.

The White House is currently under lockdown orders. https://t.co/LasnCIjkum

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