‘Drumpf Tweet Asserts an ‘Absolute Right’ to Pardon Himself’ … I sure as hell hope that the beloved institutions of the ‘beloved US of A’ can withstand the persistent attacks coming from the ‘Fool on the Hill’ and his spineless minions!!
The headline in the New York Times reads:
Trump Tweet Asserts an ‘Absolute Right’ to Pardon Himself
“Trump declared Monday that the appointment of the special counsel in the Russia investigation is “totally UNCONSTITUTIONAL!” and asserted that he has the power to pardon himself, raising the prospect that he might take extraordinary action to immunize himself from the ongoing probe.”
The first thing that comes to mind, of course, is that his very statement is an admission of guilt. If he were not guilty, if he had nothing to hide, then why not sit down and shut up? Why even stir the already-muddy waters with such a foolish, bombastic statement?
Two things last week set the tone for this morning’s tweet and gave every indication that, no matter what evidence Robert Mueller’s investigation turns up that Donald Trump broke the law, that he knowingly and willingly colluded with the Russians…
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