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‘Home alone’: Trump tweets up storm during Christmas shutdown

US President Donald Trump’s Christmas tweetstorm:

Via RT


With the US government shut down due to the dispute over funding President Donald Trump’s border wall, and his family in Florida, the chief executive has chosen to spend the Christmas holiday taking potshots at critics on Twitter.

Funding for about a quarter of US government services ran out on Friday at midnight, as Senate Democrats refused to endorse a House funding bill that would’ve given Trump $5.7 billion for the border wall. Trump was supposed to celebrate Christmas at Mar-a-Lago with his family, but elected to stay in the White House instead, tweeting up a storm.

Trump tweeted twenty times on Thursday, as the shutdown loomed. He continued posting on Friday (ten), Saturday (seven) and Sunday (eight), then ramped up the schedule on Monday, with ten tweets by the early afternoon.

In addition to his usual complaints about “Fake News” and Democrats, Trump has also taken aim at the Federal Reserve, praised Saudi Arabia, and dismissed Washington’s envoy to the anti-ISIS coalition as an “Obama appointee” who gave Iran $1.8 billion “in CASH” as part of the “horrific” nuclear deal.

He also complained, tongue firmly in cheek, about being “all alone (poor me) in the White House waiting for the Democrats to come back and make a deal on desperately needed Border Security.”

Though Trump’s Twitter tirades usually trigger the trolls, that last one brought up a multitude of call-backs to the president’s cameo in 1992’s Christmas comedy ‘Home Alone 2: Lost in New York.’

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Olivia Kroth
December 25, 2018

Many twitter users feed on the Trump family like vampires. Poor people? Have they got no other food for Christmas?

Shaun Ramewe
Shaun Ramewe
December 26, 2018

The Zio-liar is still slyly covering for his sneaky anti-democracy terrorist-abetting false-flagging war crimes and those of his sick-minded peers.

remo
December 26, 2018

Calling out the fed?
Pulling the troops out of Syria?
Threatening extradition of Gulan ..

It appears the Don,
sick and tired of living Surrounded

by deepstate neocon Bolsheviks on the hunt
and sensing the balances shift

Has thrown a grenade into the Neoconazionist nest and now we await its reply.

Very heady times.

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