But Trump's not just a corrupt liar and deplorable cheat. No. Wait. There's more. He also praises people who do violence to journalists. Are we surprised when he comes to the defense of butchers like MBS? Trump is probably envious of the Saudis' ability to dismember a journalist for doing his work; and if Trump were not constrained by the Constitution and criminal law, he'd have had several American journalists suffer the same fate Khassoghi did in the Saudi embassy in Turkey.
Here's the monster in the White House praising the brute who body-slammed a reporter. Yes, fellow Americans -- i.e., fellow civilized and decent Americans -- Trump is that corrupt and dirty.
Last night, in the middle of this horrific international incident, President Trump praised an American politician for beating up a reporter:
Ben Jacobs's newspaper responded: