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More Proof: Trump Is Scared Of Strong Women

June 30, 2017

More Proof: Trump Is Scared Of Strong Women
On Thursday, for some unknown reason, the president of the United States began attacking a couple of cable news hosts on Twitter. The rants have been personal rather than political, particularly aimed at the physical appearance and intellect of MSNBC commentator Mika Brzezinski.

Ms. Brzezinski returned to MSBNC Friday morning, commenting “I’m fine. My family brought me up really tough. This is absolutely nothing — for me, personally. But I am very concerned as to what this once again reveals about the President of the United States. It’s strange.”

“I was like, this has to be a joke,” added her co-host Joe Scarborough. “The President of the United States, as bad as he’s been in the past, he really hasn’t gone over the cliff. And then, unfortunately, we learned what we’ve always learned; and that is that he, for some reason, takes things so much more personally with women. He’s so much more vicious with women.” “For some reason, he always goes after Mika, and it’s always personal with Mika. He attacks women because he fears women.”

In a Washington Post op-ed on Friday, Brzezinski and Scarborough addressed Donald Trump’s “continued mistreatment of women”:

“It is disturbing that the president of the United States keeps up his unrelenting assault on women. From his menstruation musings about Megyn Kelly, to his fat-shaming treatment of a former Miss Universe, to his braggadocio claims about grabbing women’s genitalia, the 45th president is setting the poorest of standards for our children. We were heartened to hear a number of Republican lawmakers call out Mr. Trump for his offensive words and can only hope that the women who are closest to him [i.e. Ivanka and Melania] will follow their examples. It would be the height of hypocrisy to claim the mantle of women’s empowerment while allowing a family member to continue such abusive conduct.”

— “Donald Trump is not well,” Mika Brzezinski and Joe Scarborough, Washington Post

In case you forgot, First Lady Melania Trump has campaigned against cyberbullying.

More:

“Trump loves attacking women’s looks. And America rewards him for it,” Arwa Mahdawi, The Guardian

Related:

“White House council for women and girls goes dark under Trump,” Tara Palmeri, Politico

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White House Soup

August 26, 2013

White House Soup

The White House Soup of the Day for August 26, 2013 via MSNBC and FishbowlDC:

Ribollita.

(“a hearty potage made with bread and vegetables.”)

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April 17, 2013

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The White House Soup of the Day for April 17, 2013 via MSNBC and FishbowlDC:

Miso.

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April 4, 2013

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The White House Soup of the Day for April 4, 2013 via MSNBC and FishbowlDC:

Caldillo de Brisket.

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March 26, 2013

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The White House Soup of the Day for March 26, 2013 via MSNBC and FishbowlDC:

Split Pea.

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February 12, 2013

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The White House Soup of the Day for February 12, 2013 via MSNBC and FishbowlDC:

Oyster Artichoke.

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February 7, 2013

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The White House Soup of the Day for February 7, 2013 via MSNBC and FishbowlDC:

Chipotle Beef.

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January 30, 2013

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The White House Soup of the Day for January 30, 2013 via MSNBC and FishbowlDC:

Tomato Basil.

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January 9, 2013

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The White House Soup of the Day for January 9, 2013 via MSNBC and FishbowlDC:

Tomato Basil.

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December 7, 2012

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The White House Soup of the Day for December 7, 2012 via MSNBC and FishbowlDC:

Cajun Gumbo.

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