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President Trump hit the golf course for the third weekend in a row. Trump played “a couple of holes” on Saturday and Sunday while staying at his resort Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Fla., the White House told reporters. Trump played golf with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe last weekend and also hit the links the weekend prior, both times at Mar-a-Lago. Trump has referred to his resort as the “Winter White House” and “Southern White House.” After Trump took office, Mar-a-Lago doubled membership rates to $200,000 a year.  Trump held a campaign-like rally in Florida on Saturday, where about 9,000 supporters…

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President Trump’s campaign rally Saturday in Melbourne, Fla, drew a crowd of 9,000, the local police said. “All attendees now in the AeroMod hangar for the @realDonaldTrump rally. Total attendees at event = 9,000,” Melbourne Police tweeted. Trump held a similar campaign event at this airport hangar during the general election in September. According to reports, 15,000 people attempted to attend the September rally, but some were turned away. The hangar opened up so that Air Force One could pull up and allow Trump to walk directly on the stage. Trump hit the media at the start of his speech, saying that…

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The Swedish embassy in Washington has asked the U.S. State Department for an explanation of a comment made by President Donald Trump that suggested there had been some sort of security incident in Sweden on Friday. The U.S. President was speaking at at a political rally in Florida on Saturday when, in connection with the mention of a need to keep the United States safe, he said: “You look at what’s happening in Germany. You look at what’s happening last night in Sweden. “Sweden. Who would believe this? Sweden. They took in large numbers. They’re having problems like they never…

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First Lady Melania Trump, usually a demure and soft-spoken presence at her husband’s side, broke with form Saturday, reciting the Lord’s Prayer before issuing a scathing rebuke of his enemies and her critics at a campaign-style stop in Florida. It was ODD. She’s obviously uncomfortable, and doesn’t want to be there.  

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President Trump took his feud with the press to his first major campaign rally in a steamy airplane hangar outside of Orlando, Fla., on Saturday, vowing to achieve his legislative agenda despite the “lies, misrepresentations and false stories” thrown at him by the media.  “I want to speak to you without the filter of the fake news,” Trump said to huge cheers. “The dishonest media, which has published one false story after another with no sources, even though they pretend they have them – they make them up in many cases. They just don’t want to report the truth.”  “Many of…

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The news of the forced resignation of National Security Adviser Michael Flynn, due to the scandal that he, as a private citizen, spoke to the Russian ambassador in December after President Barack Obama issued sanctions on Russia for their aggressive behavior, has rocked the Donald Trump Presidency. Trump, already under fire by many conservatives and Republicans for his “bromance” with Russian President Vladimir Putin, is suspect as to his loyalty to traditional American foreign policy, as a result of him having hired Flynn in the first place. Critics had observed that Flynn seemed unreliable and had poor judgment. Former colleagues…

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On Friday, President Trump and his entourage will jet for the third straight weekend to a working getaway at his oceanfront Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm Beach, Fla. On Saturday, Trump’s sons Eric and Don Jr., with their Secret Service details in tow, will be nearly 8,000 miles away in the United Arab Emirates, attending the grand opening of a Trump-brand golf resort in the “Beverly Hills of Dubai.” Meanwhile, New York police will keep watch outside Trump Tower in Manhattan, the chosen home of first lady Melania Trump and son Barron. And the tiny township of Bedminster, N.J., is preparing…

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If President Donald Trump insists on behaving like a self-absorbed pre-schooler, Reddit will continue to photoshop him as one. That’s the idea behind r/Tiny Trumps, a new subreddit devoted to exactly that.  They’ve got child-sized Trumps holding press conferences, sitting with standard-sized Barack Obamas and signing giant executive orders with giant pens. You know, just a glance at a day in the life of our child president and his caretaker Steve Bannon. Image: Reddit, chop_Artista Image: reddit, simon_the_cannibal Click Next

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MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough on Friday blasted President Trump’s tweet about the media, calling the the commander-in-chief a “fake president” for attacking the press. “Only a FAKE PRESIDENT would declare the First Amendment to be the enemy of the American people,” Scarborough tweeted. Minutes earlier, Trump berated the “fake news media,” tweeting that the press “is the enemy of the American People.”   Trump’s tweet came a day after he scolded the media and sparred with reporters during a lengthy press conference. Read in full on The Hill: Scarborough: Only a ‘fake president’ would call press the enemy

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There has been a great deal of speculation in recent weeks about Pres. Donald Trump’s mental health and a debate has sprung up among psychiatric professionals as to the ethics of discussing the chief executives wellness. After Trump’s voluble, rambling hour and 17 minute press conference on Thursday, that speculation has acquired a new urgency. On Friday, The New Republic published an essay by infectious disease specialist Steven Beutler who believes that Pres. Trump may well be suffering from dementia but that the cause could be clinical rather than psychological. “Physicians like me have also taken notice of Trump’s bizarre,…

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