Tag Archives: Trump’s infidelity

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Cohen Just Realized He’s the Fall Guy

“You are going to find me guilty of campaign finance, with McDougal or Stormy, and give me three years—really? And how come I’m the only one? I didn’t work for the campaign. I worked for him. And how come I’m the one that’s going to prison? I’m not the one that slept with the porn star.”

— Michael Cohen, quoted by the New Yorker.

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Christie: Why Are No Republicans Defending Trump?

“The interesting thing is that there hasn’t been one Republican yet who has tried to defend the president on the substance, and I think that’s something that should be concerning to the White House. Why are no Republicans standing up and defending the president on the substance?”

— Former Gov. Chris Christie (R), in an interview on ABC News about the Michael Cohen hearings.

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Melania Ignores Husband’s Multiple Infidelities

”I’m a mother and a first lady, and I have much more important things to think about and to do.”

— First lady Melania Trump, brushing aside allegations of infidelity on her husband’s part, telling ABC News that she has no time for what she calls media speculation and gossip.

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Former Trump Lawyer Says Giuliani Damaging the Cohen Case

“I knew as soon as Giuliani spoke that he was damaging Trump’s case immeasurably. It ranks near 100 in terms of damage.”

— Former Trump lawyer Jay Goldberg, tearing into Rudy Giuliani on CNN saying he is seriously hurting the president’s case against Michael Cohen.

Enumerati

Avenatti Representing Three More Trump Mistresses

Three

“Michael Avenatti, the attorney for porn actress Stormy Daniels, said Thursday that he now represents three additional women who he says had relationships with President Trump and were paid ‘hush money’ before the 2016 presidential election,” the HuffPost reports.

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Avenatti for President?

“If he seeks re-election, I will run, but only if I think that there is no other candidate in the race that has a REAL chance at beating him. We can’t relive 2016. I love this country, our values and our people too much to sit by while they are destroyed.”

— Michael Avenatti, the attorney representing adult film star Stormy Daniels, says he will launch a presidential bid in 2020 if President Trump runs for re-election, Politico reports.

Enumerati

Trump Has Drained GOP Voters of Morality

60%

A new Public Policy Polling survey finds 60% of voters think it’s immoral if President Trump had an extramarital affair with Stormy Daniels, as compared to 21% who say it’s not immoral. However, Trump voters are pretty divided on the question: Only 41% think it’s immoral if he had an affair with Daniels to 33% who say it’s not and 26% who are not sure.

Poetic Justice

Mike Cohen’s Motivation

That Michael Cohen will flip is foregone and a given,
Because he keeps having a recurring, horrifying vision:
What Mike Cohen doesn’t want to be
Is the “Sweetheart of Cellblock C,”
And he’ll say and do anything to stay out of prison.

Enumerati

Trump’s Support Among Women Is Falling

35%

A new Harvard CAPS/Harris Poll finds that President Trump’s support among women plunged this month as he battled controversies surrounding alleged affairs with the adult-film actress Stormy Daniels and Playboy model Karen McDougal. Support from women fell 6 points to 35%, even as Trump’s support among men rose 3 points to 53%.

Poetic Justice

A Perfect Stormy

We all know what Donald does when he gets horny,
But this time it involved hush money and an attorney.
You can pay off a porn star,
But she knows where the sexts are,
So the weather at the White House is looking Stormy.