film / tv / politics / social media / lists / web / celeb / pajiba love / misc / about / cbr
film / tv / politics / web / celeb


Donald Trump's Morning Tweetstorm Is Not Helping His Case One Little Bit

By Dustin Rowles | Social Media | February 15, 2017 |

By Dustin Rowles | Social Media | February 15, 2017 |

Donald Trump actually managed to stay away from Twitter for a couple of days while the Michael Flynn scandal was unfolding, but now that he’s back in the White House and catching up on his stories (cable news), he’s back on Twitter. Amid the scandal surrounding Michael Flynn, Trump’s connections with Russia, and his possible involvement with Russia’s efforts to interfere with our election, Trump went back to Twitter both yesterday and this morning.

He’s not helping himself one bit.

Anthony Bourdain with the quip, a reference to the impromptu National Security meeting Trump had in full view of Mar-a-Lago members and the wait staff.

Trump probably oughtn’t attack the media for “conspiracy theories,” either, when he’s the king of them.

Then there’s this:

Seems like he might be opening himself up to attacks by Republica … oh.

Here he is attacking the intelligence community again, and oh wait: He’s their boss!

There is also the matter that, apparently, the only time Mike Pence learns anything is when he reads it in the newspapers.

Here he is, trying to go back to the Hillary well:

Here’s an interesting twist, however:


This may be the most damning tweet:

As many people have pointed out, Trump is not attacking the intelligence, but the leaks, which all but confirms the intelligence itself.

Also true:

An important reminder:

Dustin is the founder and co-owner of Pajiba. You may email him here, follow him on Twitter, or listen to his weekly TV podcast, Podjiba.