Take a step back: Did Trump really even say the s-word?

Our first step in responding to the fake news firestorm about what Trump did or didn't say about some African countries is to figure out what Trump actually said. Two leakers say he used the term "s---holes" to describe Haiti and African countries.  However, the only person corroborating that as this is being written is a Democrat.  Given that Harry Reid gleefully admitted to lying about Mitt Romney not paying taxes, it's not irrational to question that Democrat's veracity. We also know that the leakers were willing to hurt the U.S. in order to gain a partisan political advantage.  The leakers knew that whether they were telling the truth or not, it would hurt the U.S. and that didn't slow them down a bit.  That indicates a lack of trustworthiness. We further know that the leakers were wrong in that already Jake Tapper is saying Trump didn't attack Haiti in the way the leakers said Trump did. There are...(Read Full Post)

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