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originally posted by: Lumenari
a reply to: MadLad
I heard an interview with his daughter once.
She said that when he decided to run for President, he gathered the family around and told them what he was going to do.
Then he pointed out that if he tried this that the media, the left and everyone else would accept nothing less than the complete destruction of himself, his wealth and by extension his family.
Then he asked them to vote on whether or not he should, because it was going to make everyone's lives harder and he wouldn't do it without the family's approval.
His son asked why he even wanted to do it.
Trump replied that the country needed fixing and he thought he could do it.
So they voted yes.
Tell me that this man wanted to run for selfish reasons.
He already had everything.
Listening to that interview made me see him in a whole new light.
He KNEW what he was getting into and did it anyway.
originally posted by: richapau
a reply to: MadLad
He enriched himself during the inauguration and it didn't stop there. Trump is the most corrupt president in the history of the US. Anybody who supports him is an idiot and a traitor.
originally posted by: Sillyolme
No he RAN to enrich himself... Micheal Cohen said what I have been saying all along....
HE NEVER EXPECTED TO WIN...
We are being led by a man without a plan.
Winging it since day one.
originally posted by: Blue Shift
Trump ran for President for the publicity. He probably figured he'd do about as well as Gary Coleman. But he didn't realize we're living in a meta-ironic society, where if a chimpanzee ran for President it would get about 25 percent of the vote.
He has no vision or goal for humanity. He has no more of an understanding of the American political system than your average 10 year old.
It was a joke that got out of hand.
originally posted by: jimmyx
he and his family are in such deep s**t legally, can't wait for his personal accountant to get in front of a congressional hearing....do you think HE will take the fall for trump for bank fraud???.......hell no, he'll sing like a spring robin....
originally posted by: Maroboduus
a reply to: MadLad
You cant actually, seriously, legitimately be this naive, can you? Although judging by the absurd degree to which you downplay Trump's "indiscretions" and inflate his worth and business acumen (the guy was literally gifted millions of dollars and STILL somehow managed to go bankrupt MULTIPLE TIMES, which doesnt exactly scream master financial wizard), its probably not naivete, but rather outright dishonestt and disingenuity.
originally posted by: 3NL1GHT3N3D1
a reply to: Lumenari
You're still ignoring him selling weapons to terrorists and rewarding the same people who have been rigging the system for decades now. 😂
By the way, here's a list of Obama's accomplishments:
I'll go ahead and assume you won't recognize any of them. And why should you? He hurt us far more than he helped.
originally posted by: links234
Maybe if he'd release his tax returns we'd have a better idea.
Maybe if he'd divest from his company we'd have a better idea.
Weeks before the election he was setting himself up to own a broadcasting company or at least start a conservative media company. Trump wanted to lose, he expected to lose. Losing would've made him a ton of money and opened up new avenues of profit.
Instead, he won. Now he just funnels taxpayer money and campaign donations into his families bank accounts and avoids paying taxes, which is ok because "he's smart."
There are a lot of words to describe Donald J. Trump, greedy underlines all of them.