Everyone is smart except President Trump....

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    Yeah.....this article shows how stupid Trump critics are....

    Everyone Is Smart Except Trump

    It really is quite simple. Everyone is smart except Donald J. Trump. That’s why they all are billionaires and all got elected President. Only Trump does not know what he is doing. Only Trump does not know how to negotiate with Vladimir Putin. Anderson Cooper knows how to stand up to Putin. The whole crowd at MSNBC does. All the journalists do.

    They could not stand up to Matt Lauer at NBC. They could not stand up to Charlie Rose at CBS. They could not stand up to Mark Halperin at NBC. Nor up to Leon Wieseltier at the New Republic, nor Jann Wenner at Rolling Stone, nor Michael Oreskes at NPR, at the New York Times, or at the Associated Press. But — oh, wow! — can they ever stand up to Putin! Only Trump is incapable of negotiating with the Russian tyrant.

    Remember the four years when Anderson Cooper was President of the United States? And before that — when the entire Washington Post editorial staff jointly were elected to be President? Remember? Neither do I.

    The Seedier Media never have negotiated life and death, not corporate life and death, and not human life and death. They think they know how to negotiate, but they do not know how. They go to a college, are told by peers that they are smart, get some good grades, proceed to a graduate degree in journalism, and get hired as analysts. Now they are experts, ready to take on Putin and the Iranian Ayatollahs at age 30.


    That is not the road to expertise in tough dealing. The alternate road is that, along the way, maybe you get forced into some street fights. Sometimes the other guy wins, and sometimes you beat the intestines out of him. Then you deal with grown-ups as you mature, and you learn that people can be nasty, often after they smile and speak softly. You get cheated a few times, played. And you learn. Maybe you become an attorney litigating multi-million-dollar case matters. Say what you will about attorneys, but those years — not the years in law school, not the years drafting legal memoranda, but the years of meeting face-to-face and confronting opposing counsel — those years can teach a great deal. They can teach how to transition from sweet, gentle, diplomatic negotiating to tough negotiating. At some point, with enough tough-nosed experience, you figure out Trump’s “The Art of the Deal” yourself.
     
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    Drumpf is smarter than all his rube followers. He is also a smart traitor for Putin.
     
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    Yeah, pretty much. At last a truthful title from the OP.
     
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    Who isn't?
     
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    Hillary Clinton was long considered “America’s smartest woman” by people like Elton John and James Carville.

    Guess they were wrong.
     
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    It’s amazing how some people think only a smooth talking career politician would know what’s best for our country.
     
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    it's amazing how some people think a con man from queens who is a 4x bankrupted carnival barking reality star turned rooooskie asset knows what's best for our country.
     
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    she's not the one under the microscope for being putin's puppet.
     
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    BlackFlag I haz hoisted it!

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    Not everyone is smart. What a stupid thing to say. Trump’s crippling stupidity is not unique.
     
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