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Thu Jun 4, 2020, 04:59 AM


Trump Had Kushner Push the National Enquirer to Probe Scarborough Murder Conspiracy

Trump is so hellbent on smearing the MSNBC host that he had Jared push the Enquirer to publish the lies, sources told The Daily Beast. Even the tabloid rag wouldn’t sink that low.

Jun. 03, 2020 2:26PM ET
Asawin Suebsaeng, Lloyd Grove, , Maxwell Tani, The Daily Beast

President Donald Trump, via his son-in-law Jared Kushner, encouraged his pals at the notorious supermarket tabloid National Enquirer in 2017 to push the debunked conspiracy theory that MSNBC host Joe Scarborough murdered a female congressional aide, Lori Klausutis, knowledgeable sources confirmed to The Daily Beast.

More recently, the president has displayed a bizarre obsession with the allegations, even bringing it up Wednesday morning amid nationwide protests, chaos, and growing unrest, declaring on Fox News radio that he thought Scarborough “got away with murder.” Since last month, officials on Trump’s campaign and in his White House have also devoted time and resources to weighing in on the Scarborough smear.

Trump’s desire to trash the Morning Joe co-host long predates his recent and frequent ravings about the conspiracy theory while governing a country facing a global pandemic, a shattered economy, and widespread civil unrest over the death of George Floyd. In fact, the president attempted to plant the false and inflammatory tabloid story during the first year of his presidency, coinciding with a complete breakdown in his once warm relationship with the MSNBC host—a media feud that included accusations of a blackmail conspiracy and the president alleging that Scarborough’s wife and co-host Mika Brzezinski had gotten a botched, bloody facelift.

Even in late 2016, there was still a glimmer of friendship between Trump and the two longtime MSNBC personalities, as the future president would give the pair a personal tour of his prized campaign “war room,” even as he’d gleefully gossip behind their backs to random aides about the couple’s supposed Manhattan love nest.

By mid-2017, the president’s private chatter about Brzezinski and Scarborough had grown darker and more vengeful.


Yeah, kinda sucks when ya lose your pals, dunnit?

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Thu Jun 4, 2020, 05:30 AM

1. Jared is such a stinking lapdop of Trumps

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Thu Jun 4, 2020, 05:49 AM

2. Remember...

way back in 2017, when everyone thought that Ivanka and Jared would be the soul and conscience for good, whispering in Trump's ear to keep him grounded? Yeah, so how did that work out? We found out that Trump, as expected, has no soul or conscience, and that we, as a country, were pretty much screwed.

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