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Wed Nov 20, 2019, 07:59 AM

Trump Regularly 'Can't Remember What He's Said Or Been Told,' White House Insider Says

Source: Newsweek

President Donald Trump regularly struggles to "remember what he's said or been told," an anonymous senior government official behind a new exposé on the inner workings of the White House has claimed.

Much of the nearly 260 pages of the anonymous official's tome, A Warning, which hit bookshelves on Tuesday, has been dedicated to sounding the alarm about Trump's alarming behavior.

While the anonymous author, who is described only as a "senior official in the Trump administration" admits they are not "qualified to diagnose the president's mental acuity,"

Often, they say, "the president also can't remember what he's said or been told."



Read more: https://www.newsweek.com/donald-trump-anonymous-white-house-insider-memory-1472661

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Reply Trump Regularly 'Can't Remember What He's Said Or Been Told,' White House Insider Says (Original post)
brooklynite Nov 20 OP
Iliyah Nov 20 #1
PJMcK Nov 20 #2
NRaleighLiberal Nov 20 #3
Mc Mike Nov 20 #4
enough Nov 20 #5
FM123 Nov 20 #6
lagomorph777 Nov 20 #20
McCamy Taylor Nov 20 #7
Botany Nov 20 #9
maddogesq Nov 20 #30
cstanleytech Nov 20 #18
lagomorph777 Nov 20 #21
Botany Nov 20 #8
YOHABLO Nov 20 #10
MartyTheGreek Nov 20 #11
ECSkeptic Nov 20 #12
mr_lebowski Nov 20 #23
Gothmog Nov 20 #13
safeinOhio Nov 20 #14
Gothmog Nov 20 #15
groundloop Nov 20 #16
cstanleytech Nov 20 #19
left-of-center2012 Nov 20 #17
Sloumeau Nov 20 #22
riversedge Nov 21 #35
keithbvadu2 Nov 20 #24
LonePirate Nov 20 #32
BlueIdaho Nov 20 #25
Thomas Hurt Nov 20 #26
dewsgirl Nov 20 #27
itcfish Nov 20 #28
SWBTATTReg Nov 20 #29
ProudMNDemocrat Nov 20 #31
truthisfreedom Nov 20 #33
LudwigPastorius Nov 20 #34

Response to brooklynite (Original post)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 08:03 AM

1. Constant leaks . . .

Mainly to keep the USA and world somewhat confused. Nevertheless, I think many already know.

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Response to brooklynite (Original post)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 08:05 AM

2. Who could be surprised by this?

Trump reverses himself daily. He'll contradict something he said just the day before.

The man is a complete mess.

Also, Trump is an idiot.

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Response to brooklynite (Original post)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 08:05 AM

3. when one doesn't think before they speak, there is nothing to recall

he is a random lie filled, hate-tinged word generator

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Response to brooklynite (Original post)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 08:09 AM

4. Funny how he keeps remembering to ask his underlings for status reports on the crimes

he orders them to commit.

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Response to brooklynite (Original post)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 08:14 AM

5. And they all stay silent. NT

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Response to brooklynite (Original post)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 08:16 AM

6. Yep.

the senior official says they are "bewildered how anyone could have run a private company on the empty mental tank President Trump relies upon every day to run the government."

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Response to FM123 (Reply #6)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 09:49 AM

20. He ran the private company into the ground.

Repeatedly. Now it's billions of Roubles in debt.

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Response to brooklynite (Original post)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 08:23 AM

7. So he is going to plead dementia rather than the 5th?

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Response to McCamy Taylor (Reply #7)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 08:29 AM

9. Tertiary Syphilis?

Tertiary Syphilis


This stage begins when symptoms from the secondary stage disappear. Syphilis isn’t contagious at this point, but the infection has started to affect your organs. This can lead to death. Symptoms of tertiary syphilis may include:

Problems controlling muscle movements
Numbness
Vision problems (you may start going blind)
Dementia

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Response to McCamy Taylor (Reply #7)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 09:45 AM

18. Alzheimer's would be my guess and if I recall his father had it.

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Response to McCamy Taylor (Reply #7)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 09:50 AM

21. Plead the 25th?

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Response to brooklynite (Original post)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 08:26 AM

8. When he was speaking last Friday he looked like he was having some kind of attack

He was slurring his words, his speech was labored, he was bloated, and if I remember
right he had a death grip on the podium.

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Response to brooklynite (Original post)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 08:31 AM

10. Wouldn't that be the icing on the cake.

Trump is put under ''observation'' in the psychiatric ward at Walter Reed. The narrative has been so bizarre since 2016, why not?

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Response to brooklynite (Original post)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 08:37 AM

11. It begins... memory Defense! "Barr Uses His Trump Card"

Can you say Iran / Contra? Reagan years? Yep, early mid-1980's, Barr was pulling the strings behind the scenes and got all the pardons going even back then! Reagan did appear to have some public memory lapses and lots of gaffs in his speeches near the end of his presidency but to me, this looks like the last cards are being played now.

Also, the timing of this... Today should be one of the biggest testimonies to date in the impeachment hearings so look for some dramatic tweets for distractions and more falsehoods and lies.

Can a president mentally incapacitated pardon felons? War criminals? oops.

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Response to brooklynite (Original post)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 08:48 AM

12. I'm oddly comforted...

"Did you launch those missiles like I said?"
"Um...yes, sir, sure did! <Insert country here> is a smoldering ruin!"
"Good!"

<narrator CousteauImpression="bad">Ten minutes later...</narrator>

"Hey! I want to nuke <Insert country here!>"
"Yes sir, I'll see to that!" (runs out and plays Candy Crush, then comes back) "It's done!"
"What's done? Hey, I want to nuke <Insert country here!>"
"I'll get right on it, boss!" (runs out, watches YouTube Videos of popping zits)

and so on



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Response to ECSkeptic (Reply #12)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 11:03 AM

23. Hope he kills John G!

(movie reference there)

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Response to brooklynite (Original post)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 08:53 AM

13. trump has been showing signs of senility for a while

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Response to brooklynite (Original post)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 09:25 AM

14. No short term.

No long term.

No second term.

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Response to brooklynite (Original post)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 09:25 AM

15. This is scary

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Response to brooklynite (Original post)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 09:33 AM

16. I see PENCE is angling for the Presidency

He realizes that removing tRump form office is his one and only chance of ever sitting in the big chair.

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Response to groundloop (Reply #16)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 09:48 AM

19. Pence isn't very electable nationally though so he would have a rough time winning a first time run.

Now what they may try is to wait until after the election and then if Trump wins they will have him resign due to health reasons and then shoehorn Pence in at which time he will have 4 years to build a base on.

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Response to brooklynite (Original post)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 09:35 AM

17. from the linked article

"You can see why behind closed doors his own top officials deride him as an 'idiot' and a 'moron' with the understanding of a 'fifth or sixth grader,'"

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Response to Sloumeau (Reply #22)

Thu Nov 21, 2019, 06:21 PM

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Response to keithbvadu2 (Reply #24)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 12:33 PM

32. Yeah, it is strange how someone with the one of greatest memories ever can't remember shit.

He was lying then and he’s lying now. If he’s talking, he’s lying.

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Response to brooklynite (Original post)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 12:15 PM

25. The neurological problems of a 300 pound 70 year old

Are nothing to sneeze at. He is a walking talking poster child for age related dementia.

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Response to brooklynite (Original post)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 12:20 PM

26. I am not sure pathological liars need to remember. It doesn't matter.

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Response to brooklynite (Original post)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 12:22 PM

27. I am not surprised, but it sucks to have it confirmed to this degree.

I'm listening to the book in between hearings.

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Response to brooklynite (Original post)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 12:23 PM

28. Can These Be

Drug related? The Adderall addiction?

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Response to brooklynite (Original post)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 12:26 PM

29. Simple reason for this...he's a f**king druggie, and thus, can't remember a damn thing...

I got family members like this that will do drunk dialing on the phone, of course I don't ever answer.

After a while, you stop feeling sorry for these people...they've been told repeatedly, they've been in therapy, they etc. etc. etc. You literally get exhausted...

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Response to brooklynite (Original post)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 12:31 PM

31. So much for Trumps "great memory" defense.

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Response to brooklynite (Original post)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 12:35 PM

33. Final stages of adderall addiction.

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Response to brooklynite (Original post)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 03:02 PM

34. Ahh, the old mental incompetency defense...


It rarely works when mafia dons use it to try and avoid jail time.

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