I display of how stupid Donald J. Trump was and is….
Axios highlights a fiery Oval Office confrontation between Donald Trump and Joint Chiefs Chairman Mark Milley over the general’s public apology for appearing in a photo op with Trump at St. John’s Church, recounted in the new book, Frankly, We Did Win This Election:
TRUMP: Why did you apologize? That’s weak.
MILLEY: Not where I come from. It had nothing to do with you. It had to do with me and the uniform and the apolitical tradition of the United States military.
TRUMP: I don’t understand that. It sounds like you’re ashamed of your president.
MILLEY: I don’t expect you to understand.
The new book by The Wall Street Journal’s Michael Bender — “Frankly, We Did Win This Election: The Inside Story of How Trump Lost” — pinpoints the moment that the relationship between former President Trump and Joint Chiefs Chairman Mark Milley began to disintegrate….
Bender reports that former White House chief of staff John Kelly warned Milley not to accept Trump’s offer to become Joint Chiefs chairman in December 2018: “I would get as far away from this f—— place as I f—— could.”….