Senator McCain Castigates President Trump’s Lack Of Defense For US National Security’s Interests

The outspoken and brave truth as spoken by Senator McCain.

Gronda Morin

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On July 16, 2018, Niels Lesniewski of Roll Call shared Senator McCain’s statement in response to the republican President Donald Trump actions at the Helsinki summit.

Here’s the statement from the article, ‘Pathetic Rout,’ ‘Tragic Mistake’ and ‘Painful’ — John McCain Holds Little Back in Describing Helsinki

Senate Armed Services chairman lets loose blistering critique of Trump and Putin meeting

The full statement from McCain appears below:

“Today’s press conference in Helsinki was one of the most disgraceful performances by an American president in memory. The damage inflicted by President Trump’s naiveté, egotism, false equivalence, and sympathy for autocrats is difficult to calculate. But it is clear that the summit in Helsinki was a tragic mistake. “President Trump proved not only unable, but unwilling to stand up to Putin. He and Putin seemed to be speaking from the same script as the president made a conscious choice to…

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Thomas Friedman Calls President Trump A Russian Agent

Thomas Friedman of The New York Times speaks freely after the horrific Helsinki meeting where President disgraced himself by throwing his country under the bus.

Gronda Morin

President Donald Trump with President Vladimir Putin during a joint news conference in Helsinki on Monday.CreditDoug Mills/The New York TimesIt is about time that a well known thinker, journalist, expert on middle eastern affairs and multiple Pulitzer prize winner, Thomas Friedman who writes on occasion for The New York Times. finally fesses up that the emperor, the republican President Donald Trump has not been wearing any clothes. President Trump has been acting, talking, and walking like a Russian asset.

On the 16th of July 2018, the President Trump insisted on continuing with his plan to have his tete-a-tete with the Russian President Putin in Helsinki, Finland, despite the US Deputy Attorney General Attorney Rod Rosenstein having announced on the 13th of July, that the US department of Justice had filed indictments against 12 Russian GRU operatives for having interfered with the 2016 US election in order to effect the outcome…

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Question: How Will Fiona Hill Respond To President Trump’s Disastrous Helsinki Performance

How will Fiona Hill respond to the Helsinki disaster?

Gronda Morin


Fiona Hill is the chief adviser to the republican President Donald Trump on all things pertaining to Russia. She is a competent expert with a solid reputation on this subject.

Many political pundits will be watching for her reaction regarding the president’s disastrous performance at the Helsinki summit between the US and the Russian leaders. Will she stay or will she leave?


Here is the rest of the story…

On July 13, 2018, Erin Laviola of penned the following report, “Fiona Hill: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know”


“Hill is Trump’s senior director for Russian and European Affairs on the National Security Council and helped plan the upcoming summit. She has also literally written the book on Putin and is in a position to offer valuable insights into the former KGB officer’s tactics.”

“Here’s what you need to know.”

1. Hill Has Had…

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The world of cute lambs and the tuna melt panini.

A story about a dog who likes tuna melt, a cute new lamb, and two good reviews.

Jim Webster


It has been said that the world is a magical place full of people waiting to be offended by something. This is probably true, but today, perhaps by accident, I might not offend anybody at all. I know it seems unlikely but in an infinite universe pretty well anything should be possible.

So this morning another hogg lambed. Working backwards on our fingers she wasn’t technically anyway near any of the tups when the lamb was conceived. So how had she managed it? All I can say is that she isn’t the first young lady who has wandered in shyly carrying a baby and hoping against hope that the overall atmosphere of cuteness will stop people asking difficult and embarrassing questions. So anyway the proud mum has brought her offspring into a parched world which is somewhat at odds with the world the other lambs arrived into. Instead of the…

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GOP US Senator John McCain Opposes President Trump’s Meeting With President Putin

What Senator McCain thinks about the Trump-Putin meeting.

Gronda Morin

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The Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov stated on a RT interview that it was the US republican President Donald Trump who made the request for the one-on-one meet between him and the Russian President Vladimir Putin, and so Russia is accommodating his request. Although President Putin speaks English, he prefers to negotiate in his native language and so he will have a translator.  This means that President Trump should be accompanied by his own translator who will take notes which will not be available to the American public.

Remember that this meeting with President Putin was initiated by President Trump during the phone call where he called the Russian leader to congratulate him on his election win, against the instructions by all his advisers not to do this. He is giving President Putin a win right at the start by allowing for this summit which elevates him on the world…

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Friend or Foe???

What on earth is President Trump thinking of.?

Filosofa's Word

Friend:a person whom one knows and with whom one has a bond of mutual affection, typically exclusive of sexual or family relations.

Foe:an enemy or opponent.syp-v-spy

Shouldn’t be too hard to tell the difference, should it?  Sure, sometimes we think somebody is a friend, only to learn later that they weren’t at all, but most of us are pretty fair judges of character and we don’t often make serious mistakes in choosing our friends.  Donald Trump is the exception to that rule.  But then, Donald  Trump is the exception to most every rule in the book, so why are we surprised?

On Saturday, Trump was interviewed by CBS Evening News anchor Jeff Glor in Scotland.  The full interview will be broadcast on Monday, but a few snippets have been released. Asked who he thinks is the biggest foe the U.S. has right now, he replied …

“Well I…

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Protests Greet President Trump As He Tours The UK, Hosted By PM Theresa May

The protests against President Trump’s visit to the U.K.

Gronda Morin

trump protest A US military aircraft returns to Winfield House, the London residence of US ambassador Woody Johnson, shortly after Marine One leaves with US President Donald Trump and the First Lady Melania Trump to take them to Blenheim Palace as protesters wave placards during a demonstration outside on July 12, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. Chris J Ratcliffe/Getty Images

On July 13, 2018, Chris Baynes of the Independent penned the following report penned the following report, “Trump London protests – LIVE: Baby balloon enters skies as government minister asks ‘where are your manners, Mr President?’

Key Points

“Protests against Donald Trump’s UK visit are taking place across Britain, as the president holds talks with Theresa May amid tensions over his criticism her Brexit plan.”

“A huge blimp…

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The “president” is a Son-of-a-Bitch

Abominable behavior abroad.

Filosofa's Word

Let’s start with a simple question:  If you are invited to visit a friend, and your own house is in a shambles, dirty because you haven’t cleaned it in months, are you likely to harshly criticize your friend’s housekeeping skills when her house if nearly immaculate?  And to do so publicly, announcing to the neighborhood at large?  I think not.  Why, because you are sensible, kind and truthful.

Who does Donald Trump think he is?  He was, though only by the minority and not the majority, elected to be the president of the United States.  He was not elected Prime Minister of the UK.  He was not elected President of NATO.  He was only elected to be the president (no caps) of what is fast becoming the most despised nation on the face of the earth.

I won’t even bother addressing just now his abhorrent performance – yes, that is…

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