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  • Nancy Pelosi Says Country Cannot “Absorb” Two Terms From Donald Trump Whom Bill Maher Calls A “Racist Teletubby” On HBO’s ‘Real Time’

    Maher also touted Pelosi as the left’s “Iron Lady” due to her career accomplishments.

  • Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg congratulated Donald Trump for being 'number one on Facebook', according to Donald Trump

    Facebook/Donald Trump President Trump has claimed Mark Zuckerberg told him he was "number one on Facebook" when the two "had dinner the other day." Trump dialled into conservative pundit Rush Limbaugh's eponymous radio show on Monday, where he discussed his social media reach, as well as the assassination of Iranian general Qassem Soleimani, who he described as "a terrorist." Zuckerberg and Trump have met on multiple occasions previously, both publicly and privately. The Facebook CEO refused to...

    Business Insider
  • Why Donald Trump's North Korea Policy Will Fail

    Peter Harris Security, Asia Like his predecessors, Trump is unlikely to drop the demand that Pyongyang submit to total denuclearization. While watering down the U.S. negotiating position would rescue the peace process in the short term, it would invite such severe criticism from domestic and international audiences that diplomatic engagement would become untenable in the long term. That leaves only one option left: muddling through.  North Korea’s leaders are used to “muddling through.” For...

    The National Interest
  • Donald Trump Could Learn A Thing Or Two From George Washington

    Doug Bandow Politics, Americas The Founders were not demigods. But they did exhibit unusual wisdom. Key point: The American government should emphasize the interests of its own people. Even the most outrageous events have lost their power to shock Washington. Saudi Arabia’s crown prince—a supposed reformer who jails opponents, shakes down wealthy countrymen and prolifically kills civilians in an aggressive war—claimed that Jared Kushner, the president’s son-in-law, was “in his pocket.” Indeed,...

    The National Interest