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captain queeg

(10,078 posts)
Thu Aug 22, 2019, 12:43 PM Aug 2019

Is Trump losing it or trolling us? [View all]

Seems to be a pretty even divide between those who think Trump is losing his mind and those who think he is playing us. I’m on the side he’s going off the deep end. I don’t think he’s smart enough to be thinking ahead and following thru. Too impulsive, I think his mouth just vomits out whatever ridiculous thought he is having. What do you think?

47 votes, 4 passes | Time left: Unlimited
Diabolical plan to manipulate us
6 (13%)
Impending mental & emotional collapse
41 (87%)
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Is Trump losing it or trolling us? [View all] captain queeg Aug 2019 OP
Shouldn't you have the "Both" option? n/t DonaldsRump Aug 2019 #1
+1 no_hypocrisy Aug 2019 #2
This genxlib Aug 2019 #3
Agree. eom Control-Z Aug 2019 #8
+a brazillion! nt tblue37 Aug 2019 #10
+1 H2O Man Aug 2019 #16
Both would be my answer. nt PufPuf23 Aug 2019 #27
+1 demigoddess Aug 2019 #31
+1. He is a crazy asshole. dalton99a Aug 2019 #37
The Congressional, SDNY and NY AG investigations NoMoreRepugs Aug 2019 #4
Another option Cirque du So-What Aug 2019 #5
Agree with your assessment Mike 03 Aug 2019 #6
Never saw his... Mike Nelson Aug 2019 #7
He just NEEDS attention underpants Aug 2019 #9
Egomaniac needing attention, reminds of the story of Indian tribes offering to kill Klaus Kinski Beringia Aug 2019 #11
Had to read the link, the name Kinski rang a bell but I didn't remember him. captain queeg Aug 2019 #17
Both. n/t demmiblue Aug 2019 #12
IMO he doesn't really understand what trolling means. There's no strategic objective to what he.. brush Aug 2019 #39
He controls the narrative. bermudat Aug 2019 #13
I think he's trolling badly because he's losing it. nt Javaman Aug 2019 #14
He's an asshole Dirty Socialist Aug 2019 #15
Doesn't really matter which. He still needs to be stopped... Wounded Bear Aug 2019 #18
It's a combo of both. He has orders and he's delusional. Claritie Pixie Aug 2019 #19
50/50% IdealsAndReal42 Aug 2019 #20
Both playing us and losing it. I'd do #2, but not sure at all about Hortensis Aug 2019 #21
Is there a difference? apnu Aug 2019 #22
He has admitted to trolling. He understands the attention economy GusBob Aug 2019 #23
Getting punked how? So he's trolling when he causes the DOW to drop by 800 and 600 points? brush Aug 2019 #33
Getting punked by repeating his bullshit GusBob Aug 2019 #36
They repeat the bullshit but now all media outlets but FOX and winger talk radio don't hesitate to. brush Aug 2019 #42
The website area51 Aug 2019 #24
Who could even tell anymore Bettie Aug 2019 #25
All of the above. Nt BootinUp Aug 2019 #26
trump is a troll but rampartc Aug 2019 #28
If Florida Bull Aug 2019 #29
Link to the Madman President captain queeg Aug 2019 #30
Wait, do you mean... HardLineDem Aug 2019 #32
He's LOST it. spanone Aug 2019 #34
Why don't you have an option for trolling if you put that in your OP ...not the same as 'diabolical UniteFightBack Aug 2019 #35
He's losing it but if called on it, he is trolling us, and it is just a joke... kentuck Aug 2019 #38
trolling us... myohmy2 Aug 2019 #40
Before and immediately after the election Dagstead Bumwood Aug 2019 #41
losing it Nitram Aug 2019 #43
Dimwit Trump has long utilized the notion of "No such thing as bad publicity". lambchopp59 Aug 2019 #44
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