Petraeus To Be Relieved Of His Command?
Update: Denied
| Main | Overnight Open Thread
February 15, 2011

Donald Trump in 1999: I'm Strongly Pro-Choice; I Wouldn't Restrict Partial Birth Abortion

But now he's like pro-life and stuff.

Bet you didn't know that, he remarked at CPAC. That is correct. There are many things which aren't true which I don't know.

I don't even want to entertain this because it's so silly. Apart from the undignified bluster, the tackiness, the egotism, etc., there's his two divorces, his frequent support of and donations to Democrats, etc.

On the support of Democrats: I get that, I do, let's face it, he was a businessman in an area of business heavily regulated by government (but I repeat myself; isn't that all businessmen?) and needed to pay off both sides to be left alone; but I don't think I'm buying he's a Republican. Well, sure, maybe sort of a Polite Company Republican, but not a serious conservative or anything.

One thing I have to mention too: When Rosie O'Donnell went after him, he went after her hard. Now that was some of the funniest shit I've ever heard, and I loved every minute of it, and damn if I didn't search around every news channel to see if Trump was on slamming O'Donnell yet again, but in fact a lot of people are going to react badly to seeing that all again. He called her fat, stupid, fat, a loser, fat, a gross pig, fat, etc.

He also said that Rosie's lesbian girlfriend must be horrified to wake up and see Rosie, and said he might just... well, check the clip below.

Now, in terms of comedy: Nine points out of ten.

In terms of presidential gravitas and the sort of blandly nonthreatening personality type the voters like: Zero points out of ten.


I could vote for him, I guess. I just am not seeing his appeal to the Heartland, though. The stuff the Heartland doesn't like about city slickers? Seems like Trump pretty much embodies all that.

Thanks to Charles.

digg this
posted by Ace at 09:35 PM

| Access Comments




Recent Comments
Deplorable Jay Guevara [/i][/b][/s]: "[i]I've been visiting Drudge less not because NewA ..."

DocJ: "Wasn't pageant-lady also claiming that DJT groped ..."

Brother Cavil, Abbot of St. Costello-on-the-Hurlingbone: "[i]Why isn't refueling in space more discussed? Se ..."

Lindsay Vonn : "Ow, my back. ..."

Duncanthrax: "[i]The question is not how much Diet Coke should T ..."

Roc Ingersol : "Ion propulsion. ..."

runner: "She was wearing a bathrobe and he looked at her in ..."

moki: " Fact of life: if you're backstage in theater, ..."

Marcus T: "I just spoke with someone who was there on his way ..."

Willford Smith: " Going back to the moon would teach us how to do ..."

garrett: ">>"What's a life coach?" >>It's like a thera ..."

Deplorable Male Logic: "  She was wearing a bathrobe and he looked a ..."

Recent Entries
Search


MuNuvians
Polls! Polls! Polls!
Frequently Asked Questions
The (Almost) Complete Paul Anka Integrity Kick
Top Top Tens
Greatest Hitjobs

The Ace of Spades HQ Sex-for-Money Skankathon
A D&D Guide to the Democratic Candidates
Margaret Cho: Just Not Funny
More Margaret Cho Abuse
Margaret Cho: Still Not Funny
Iraqi Prisoner Claims He Was Raped... By Woman
Wonkette Announces "Morning Zoo" Format
John Kerry's "Plan" Causes Surrender of Moqtada al-Sadr's Militia
World Muslim Leaders Apologize for Nick Berg's Beheading
Michael Moore Goes on Lunchtime Manhattan Death-Spree
Milestone: Oliver Willis Posts 400th "Fake News Article" Referencing Britney Spears
Liberal Economists Rue a "New Decade of Greed"
Artificial Insouciance: Maureen Dowd's Word Processor Revolts Against Her Numbing Imbecility
Intelligence Officials Eye Blogs for Tips
They Done Found Us Out, Cletus: Intrepid Internet Detective Figures Out Our Master Plan
Shock: Josh Marshall Almost Mentions Sarin Discovery in Iraq
Leather-Clad Biker Freaks Terrorize Australian Town
When Clinton Was President, Torture Was Cool
What Wonkette Means When She Explains What Tina Brown Means
Wonkette's Stand-Up Act
Wankette HQ Gay-Rumors Du Jour
Here's What's Bugging Me: Goose and Slider
My Own Micah Wright Style Confession of Dishonesty
Outraged "Conservatives" React to the FMA
An On-Line Impression of Dennis Miller Having Sex with a Kodiak Bear
The Story the Rightwing Media Refuses to Report!
Our Lunch with David "Glengarry Glen Ross" Mamet
The House of Love: Paul Krugman
A Michael Moore Mystery (TM)
The Dowd-O-Matic!
Liberal Consistency and Other Myths
Kepler's Laws of Liberal Media Bias
John Kerry-- The Splunge! Candidate
"Divisive" Politics & "Attacks on Patriotism" (very long)
The Donkey ("The Raven" parody)
News/Chat
Archives
Powered by
Movable Type 2.64