This is why you shut the hell up when you're facing criminal charges.
While the *schadenfreude* of Trump tripping himself up in his defense thanks to his ego is hard to resist? He's not just hurting himself and the Republican Party, he's damaging respect for the very institutions he crapped on to get his way.
If the journalist interviewing Trump was playing dumb to lull him into a sense of comfort before getting him to reveal that his plans for action were not really caused by being told by his lawyers, she need not have gone to all that trouble. Clearly Trump is unable to control himself. Still, a former correspondent for NBC said in the Daily Koz that he was concerned that a deal had been made to interview Trump in an easy way with his team. I was wondering what the agreement with his "handlers" was like too.
Thank you Liz Dye and Aaron.
I personally feel we should let
Trump keep running his mouth on Truth(sic) Social
and anywhere else he's
recorded. Let him dig himself
in deeper; can't help himself.
Wonder if Lauro, like Kise, got
his money upfront. 😁
"I could give you many books." As Jonathan Swan responded "What books??" Probably one of my favorite responses by an interviewer...ever. Too bad it didn't happen this time. But it was delicious to see Trump step in his own shit yet again.