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Trump: Madman Kim "Will Be Tested Like Never Before"

September 22, 2017 - 9:18pm

Following Kim Jong-Un's televized response to Trump's UN speech, in which he called the US president a "mentally deranged dotard" and vowed to "tame the U. S. dotard with fire", Donald Trump took to twitter this morning, responding in kind that "Kim Jong Un of North Korea, who is obviously a madman who doesn't mind starving or killing his people, will be tested like never before!"

Documents Show First Government Payments to Trump's Business

September 22, 2017 - 2:00pm
Documents Show First Government Payments to Trump's Business

The Trump helicopter is seen at the Mar-a-Lago Resort on April 8, 2017, in Palm Beach, Florida. (Photo: Joe Raedle / Getty Images)
 
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Kim Jong Un Vows To Tame "Mentally Deranged Dotard" Trump "With Fire"

September 22, 2017 - 9:50am
Kim Jong Un Vows To Tame "Mentally Deranged Dotard" Trump "With Fire"

The verbal soap opera continues.
Just hours after North Korea's foreign minister Ri Yong-ho called Donald Trump a "barking dog", the rogue state's president, Kim Jong-Un called President Donald Trump “a frightened dog” and a “gangster fond of playing with fire” in an official yet fiery statement on Thursday.
Reacting to Trump's United Nation's speech in which the US president called Kim Jong Un “Rocket Man,” and threatened to "totally destroy" North Korea, Kim's response was nothing short of a macabre magnum opus of comic-hyperbolic fusion.

Prosecutors Unveil Full Details Of Anthony Weiner's Pedophilia

September 21, 2017 - 8:04am

Earlier today we reported that as part of the government's sentencing memorandum (published at the bottom), federal prosecutors asked that disgraced former Congressman Anthony Weiner, and the man Hillary Clinton has quietly added to what has become a virtually infinite list of reasons why she lost the presidential election, be sentenced to about two years in prison for engaging in sexting with an underage, 15-year-old girl. Prosecutors filed paper in Manhattan Federal Court on Wednesday in advance of Weiner’s sentencing.

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