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Mon Sep 13, 2021, 11:12 AM

Melanie: Doomed. Dismissive. Defeated. Detached.

Former aide sees Melania Trump as 'the doomed French queen': book



BY DOMINICK MASTRANGELO
The Hill - 09/13/21

A former top aide reportedly describes former first lady Melania Trump as "the doomed French queen" in a new book set to be released next month.

Stephanie Grisham, who served as former President Trump's press sectary and was a leading aide to the former first lady, writes that she now sees Melania as “the doomed French queen. Dismissive. Defeated. Detached," according to excerpts of her book obtained by Politico.

Grisham reportedly writes that she texted Melania Trump during the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol by her husband's supporters and asked her: “Do you want to tweet that peaceful protests are the right of every American, but there is no place for lawlessness and violence?”

“No," the former first lady replied, Grisham revealed in the book, in which she relays how Melania Trump shared her husband's view that the 2020 presidential election was not conducted legitimately and said that “something bad happened."

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https://thehill.com/homenews/571925-former-aide-sees-melania-trump-as-doomed-french-queen-book

Let them eat cake.

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Reply Melanie: Doomed. Dismissive. Defeated. Detached. (Original post)
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Response to Kid Berwyn (Original post)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 11:14 AM

1. Well...she can always try to go back to her old job.

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Response to roamer65 (Reply #1)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 11:16 AM

3. The Job Has Not Changed, Sir, Merely The Number Of Clients

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Response to roamer65 (Reply #1)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 11:17 AM

4. Slovenian sex worker?

n/t

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Response to roamer65 (Reply #1)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 11:17 AM

5. But I don't think she can charge as much.

I’d go $50 for a half hour but she’d have to pay me in cash

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Response to roamer65 (Reply #1)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 11:19 AM

6. "Modeling"

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Response to Kid Berwyn (Original post)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 11:15 AM

2. I'm surprised putin hasn't recalled her yet

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Response to Champion Jack (Reply #2)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 11:21 AM

8. Controlled Remotely

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Response to Champion Jack (Reply #2)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 11:45 AM

15. Maria Butina's back in Russia wondering why Putin tasked her with infiltrating the NRA and

schmoozing with low rent legislators while Melania was assigned to become First Mole. Sometimes life isn't fair.

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Response to sop (Reply #15)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 03:18 PM

58. Melanoma had to sleep with TЯUMP; that's a pretty painful assignment.

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Response to Kid Berwyn (Original post)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 11:21 AM

7. You might want to correct the spelling of Melania in your thread title.

"Melanie" is a singer, famous for "I Got a Brand New Pair of Roller Skates"

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Melanie_Safka


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Response to MineralMan (Reply #7)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 11:26 AM

10. Nah. That's what Dump called her.




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Response to Kid Berwyn (Reply #10)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 03:09 PM

54. But He's an Idiot, See.

We're not idiots.

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Response to MineralMan (Reply #7)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 11:56 AM

20. And "Candles in the Rain".

Another good one. I think I was 13 when that song came out.

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Response to MineralMan (Reply #7)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 12:03 PM

22. No. TFG called her Melanie in a tweet.

He should know he’s married to her, right?

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Response to MineralMan (Reply #7)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 02:09 PM

47. I thought it was spelled Melanoma, but what do I know?

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Response to MineralMan (Reply #7)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 03:19 PM

59. Yeah, it's spelled "Melanoma"

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Response to MineralMan (Reply #7)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 03:35 PM

62. Melanie is my daughter's name

She hates it when people call that woman Melanie

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Response to MineralMan (Reply #7)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 07:15 PM

68. "Mailordia" will do.

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Response to Kid Berwyn (Original post)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 11:24 AM

9. French queen? She's just a pigfucker.

Everyone knows it, too. Might as well be doing a show in Tijuana.

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Response to Haggard Celine (Reply #9)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 11:37 AM

13. Mission Position Preposterous



Melania Trump's best friend is listed in a never-before-seen address book that apparently belonged to Jeffrey Epstein in 1997

Insider has obtained a never-seen-before address book that appears to have belonged to Jeffrey Epstein in the 1990s.

The book, which contains entries for 349 people, offers a window into the late pedophile's social circle a full decade prior to the era covered by his previously known "little black book." More than 200 names listed in the book did not appear in Epstein's later address book.

Prominent entries not previously associated with Epstein include Suzanne Ircha, Carl Icahn, John A. Catsimatidis, Morgan Fairchild, Sandy Warner, and Martin Peretz.


by Angela Wang
Business Insider, July 14, 2021

Suzanne Ircha, a close associate of Melania Trump, is listed in a previously unseen address book that apparently belonged to Jeffrey Epstein in the 1990s.

The address book, obtained by Insider, brings dozens of notable names into Epstein's network for the first time. It also traces previously reported relationships back to the 1990s.

Ircha, who now goes by Suzanne Johnson following her marriage to New York Jets owner Woody Johnson, is frequently described in the media as the best friend of Melania Trump. Her presence in Epstein's Rolodex adds to a web of known connections between the former First Lady, her husband, and the sex offender.

Ircha Johnson, an erstwhile actress who starred in two B-movies during a hiatus from the financial sector, formerly worked as an equities saleswoman at the investment bank Sandler O'Neill. Like Epstein, she started her finance career at Bear Stearns.

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https://www.businessinsider.com/melania-trumps-best-friend-suzanne-ircha-jeffrey-epsteins-address-book-2021-6

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Response to Kid Berwyn (Reply #13)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 11:55 AM

19. Filthy, rotten people.

Thanks for the article; I hadn't seen it. The corruption in that family has layers and layers. I hope Mary Trump, the only respectable Trump, gets hold of some of this information and writes about it. She would be the perfect one to lay it all bare, especially after all they've done to her.

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Response to Haggard Celine (Reply #19)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 12:44 PM

36. Conmen, Conwomen, Confounded.

Remember how the Dump inargral raised $107 million, yet maybe it was more?



New questions about Trump inauguration money raised in book 'Melania and Me'

Anna Schecter and Monica Alba
NBC News, 2 September 2020

Stephanie Winston Wolkoff suggests chaos in the inaugural committee might have allowed millions to go unaccounted for.

The woman who organized Trump’s inauguration still has questions about where millions of dollars raised for the celebration went, and makes new allegations about how the Trump family tried to use the money to line its own pockets in her book “Melania and Me,” out Tuesday.

Stephanie Winston Wolkoff, a former close friend and confidant of the first lady, describes the chaotic weeks leading up to the January 2017 inauguration, including an anecdote in which she was told donations to the Presidential Inaugural Committee might have exceeded the $107 million reported on federal tax forms by several million dollars.

“Honestly, the presidential inaugural committee is a s___ show,” Winston Wolkoff says she told president-elect Trump and Melania at Trump Tower in New York as the inauguration neared. “They are disorganized, incompetent, and can’t produce the material we need.”

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https://www.yahoo.com/now/questions-trump-inauguration-money-raised-161300717.html



Can’t find how or if this issue was ever resolved. I do know I remember when a friend sends me $26 mill. Every penny.

PS: Agree totally. Mary Trump is proof not all the apples in that barrel are rotten.

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Response to Haggard Celine (Reply #9)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 03:02 PM

52. Marie Antoinette was a saint, compared to Mrs. Trump.

Antoinette established a home for unwed mothers, and sold the royal flatware to raise funds towards feeding starving French citizens during a famine. The idea of Melania doing anything remotely like that is laughable. Worst First Lady ever.

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Response to Haggard Celine (Reply #9)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 03:19 PM

60. "Let them eat fake"

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Response to Kid Berwyn (Original post)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 11:28 AM

11. Hmm...

... wouldn't "Russian queen" be a little closer?

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Response to Mike Nelson (Reply #11)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 11:45 AM

14. Czarina GRU



Is holiday red.

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Response to Kid Berwyn (Reply #14)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 12:06 PM

23. Those trees look like red Cousin Its.

I expect them to start walking towards her or maybe running away from her.

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Response to StarryNite (Reply #23)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 12:17 PM

29. Creeper



“Cold Hands, Warm Heart,” The Outer Limits

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Response to Kid Berwyn (Reply #14)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 12:07 PM

25. Who cares about fucking christmas decorations?

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Response to WA-03 Democrat (Reply #25)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 04:03 PM

66. Fokeeng porn hooker.

Melania Trump discusses Stormy Daniels in secretly recorded tapes

Stephanie Winston Wolkoff releases another recording, in which the first lady calls Daniels ‘the porn hooker’


by Martin Pengelly
The Guardian, 5 October 2020

Stephanie Winston Wolkoff, a New York socialite turned author of a tell-all book about her relationship with Melania Trump, has released another recording of America’s first lady in embarrassingly candid conversation, this time discussing an adult film star accused of an affair with her husband.

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Speaking to Cohen, Wolkoff said she had “needed to let a reporter listen to the tapes, because [the White House] made sure that people didn’t believe what I was saying … once I had already been severed and accused of criminal activity.

“The White House created a narrative,” she added, “because I didn’t follow along with the one they wanted.” That narrative, she said, was that the Trumps did not know about fundraising for the inaugural and any alleged improprieties.

Snip…

“Go Google and read it,” the first lady says. “Annie Leibovitz shot the porn hooker, and she will be [in] one of the issues, September or October.”

Snip…

Last week, the Trumps both announced they had contracted the coronavirus. On the same night, Wolkoff provided to CNN a recording of the first lady complaining about having to supervise White House decorations (“Who gives a fuck about the Christmas stuff?) and being criticized over her husband’s policy of separating migrant families (“Give me a fucking break”).

Source: https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/oct/05/melania-trump-tapes-discusses-stormy-daniels

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Response to Kid Berwyn (Original post)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 11:36 AM

12. Which French Queen?

Marie Antoinette comes to mind. She was beheaded.

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Response to greatauntoftriplets (Reply #12)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 11:48 AM

17. I think that's to whom the author refers.

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Response to Kid Berwyn (Reply #17)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 11:52 AM

18. OMG, that photo!

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Response to greatauntoftriplets (Reply #18)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 12:11 PM

28. Celerity found this one...explains Melania's home life...

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Response to Kid Berwyn (Reply #28)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 01:13 PM

38. Well,

I can't unsee that!

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Response to Kid Berwyn (Reply #28)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 05:46 PM

67. My eyes!

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Response to Kid Berwyn (Reply #28)

Wed Sep 15, 2021, 07:40 AM

71. He is so repulsive.

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Response to Kid Berwyn (Original post)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 11:46 AM

16. You can see that Grisham cares about Melania personally.

It's sad, sort of. Melania has always appeared to me as a victim of Trump's gaslighting and abuse. We'll see flashes of an actual human being under there, and then she chooses the side of her abuser again and again.

I don't think she reads - she appears to possess no information outside of the lies Trump & his courtiers invent.

"Detached" and "Defeated" sound about right. Depressed is probably another D word that applies.

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Response to maxsolomon (Reply #16)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 12:01 PM

21. Agree completely.

Jeffrey Epstein said he introduced her to Donald Trump.



Jeffrey Epstein boasted that he played matchmaker for Donald and Melania Trump, report says

After the 2016 election, financier tried to play up his connection to new president by saying he introduced him to his third wife


Source: NYT via MN

https://www.mercurynews.com/2019/07/10/jeffrey-epstein-boasted-that-he-played-matchmaker-for-donald-and-melania-trump-report-says/

"I've known Jeff for 15 years. Terrific guy. He's a lot of fun to be with. It is even said that he likes beautiful women as much as I do, and many of them are on the younger side." — Donald J Trump

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Response to Kid Berwyn (Reply #21)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 12:08 PM

26. I would say

Screw her and the...

but she is the *&#$! he rode in on.

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Response to 2naSalit (Reply #26)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 01:23 PM

41. It's pronounced, "MORON-taur"

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Response to maxsolomon (Reply #16)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 12:11 PM

27. "a victim of Trump's gaslighting and abuse"

Nah. She's as nasty as he is, don't excuse her.

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Response to TxGuitar (Reply #27)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 12:27 PM

34. I will never see it that way.

Melania wanted to be a rich trophy wife, and not much beyond that. She does care about Baron, and kept the kid out of the spotlight.

To me, she radiates depression - the slapping away of Asshole's hand in public, the smiles immediately turning to frowns the second his attention is off her. She's unable to hide her unhappiness and thinks we can't see how much she hates him.

Whereas Trump is the worst person in America (I won't say the world because Putin & MBS exist) and a clinical Narcissistic Sociopath. He's a relentless gaslighter, and she's been as close to his toxic egoism as anyone, and when he's been under the most stress.

Ivana & Marla Maples are paid to keep their silence, but odds are they felt the same when they were with him.

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Response to maxsolomon (Reply #34)

Wed Sep 15, 2021, 07:34 AM

70. She's an anti-immigrant immigrant who came here illegally, and she's a birther!

She's not an abused victim. She's a grown, capable, and wealthy woman who has made her own decisions.

She's complicit and she enjoys mocking us the same way that her husband does. She chose anti-bullying as her platform while married to the world's biggest Internet troll. And remember the "I don't care, do you?" jacket she wore while visiting the caged kids on the border?

But even if what we've seen with our own eyes isn't enough, her closest confidants and employees have come forward to reveal her true character, and I believe them.

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Response to ecstatic (Reply #70)

Wed Sep 15, 2021, 11:34 AM

72. She is complicit, I'll concede that.

I remember the jacket, of course, and I'm still not sure WTF it meant to her.

But as far as reprehensible Trump enablers go, she's way down the list. I still want to see her snap out of it and divorce the fucker, but that prenup must be airtight or her depression must be overwhelming. She's sticking it out until his death, apparently. Hope she doesn't have to wait too long.

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Response to Kid Berwyn (Original post)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 12:06 PM

24. I don't really care, do you?

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Response to 2naSalit (Reply #24)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 12:20 PM

30. ☝️

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Response to 2naSalit (Reply #24)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 12:24 PM

32. I don't hold much regard for her opinions.

Melania’s reporting of the events of January 6, however, made me want to share. Seems they swim in a shallow sea of disinformation.



Melania Trump said 'no' when given chance to call for peace on January 6, sources say

By Kate Bennett, CNN
Updated 11:39 AM ET, Mon September13, 2021

Then-first lady Melania Trump declined to call for peace and non-violence as insurrectionists stormed the United States Capitol building on January 6, two sources with knowledge of the events of the day told CNN.

The sources told CNN that Trump's aide Stephanie Grisham sent her a text that said, "Do you want to tweet that peaceful protests are the right of every American, but there is no place for lawlessness and violence?" to which Trump replied with one word: "No." Grisham details the account in her upcoming book titled "I'll Take Your Questions Now," according to portions published in Politico on Monday.

CNN reported in January that Trump was at the White House during the insurrection, overseeing a photo shoot of a carpet she had installed. At no time on January 6 did Trump call off the photo shoot, nor did she publicly speak out in any way about the atrocities being committed by supporters of her husband, President Donald Trump, two miles away on Capitol Hill, even as barricades were torn down and attackers entered the Capitol building.

It was not until January 11, five days after the insurrection, that Trump in part condemned the violence.

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https://www.cnn.com/2021/09/13/politics/stephanie-grisham-melania-trump-january-6/index.html



I feel like Lee Van Cleef after reading what he had to do in The Good, the Bad and the Ugly.

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Response to Kid Berwyn (Reply #32)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 01:52 PM

44. "I'll Take Your Questions Now"?

Is Grisham really that tonedeaf? Is she really going give this title to the memoir of a press secretary who never held a press conference?

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Response to Retrograde (Reply #44)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 02:01 PM

45. Irony wasn't on the required vocab.

As with most who “worked” in the last administration, she seems unqualified for the job. Perhaps she’s an excellent writer.

Jonathan Swan reported she plans to expose explosive secrets of the Drumpf$.

https://www.axios.com/scoop-the-most-dangerous-trump-expose-eb3a05e1-05d8-4b04-be38-a159a4f58713.html

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Response to Kid Berwyn (Reply #32)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 02:19 PM

49. Thanks for adding this...

Can't forget the background activities either.

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Response to 2naSalit (Reply #49)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 07:29 PM

69. OMT: Melania alerted to Jan. 6 violence earlier than thought...

You are welcome, 2naSalit! Here are some things from the backstory’s treacherous parts:



Melania Trump Was Alerted to January 6th Violence Earlier Than Thought According to Stephanie Grisham Tell-All

by Colby Hall
Mediate, 13 September 2021

Former First Lady Melania Trump was alerted to the violent insurrection unfolding at the Capitol on January 6th, an hour before her husband, Former President Donald Trump, tweeted encouragement to those rioting at the US Capitol.

This report comes from Politico Playbook, which sourced this from a new tell-all book from Ms. Trump’s then-Chief of Staff Stephanie Grisham, who also served as White House Press Secretary under President Trump.

Politico obtained a copy of Grisham’s forthcoming book, I’ll Take Your Questions Now: What I Saw in The Trump White House, set for an October 5th release date from publisher HarperCollins.

Politico reports:

At 1:25 p.m. on Jan. 6, soon after rioters had broken through barricades outside of the Capitol, MELANIA TRUMP received a text message from her then-chief of staff, STEPHANIE GRISHAM.

“Do you want to tweet that peaceful protests are the right of every American, but there is no place for lawlessness and violence?” Grisham asked the first lady.

A minute later, Melania replied with a one-word answer: “No.” At that moment, she was at the White House preparing for a photo shoot of a rug she had selected, according to exclusive excerpts of Grisham’s forthcoming book, “I’ll Take Your Questions Now: What I Saw in The Trump White House,” obtained by POLITICO.


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https://www.mediaite.com/donald-trump/melania-trump-was-alerted-to-january-6th-violence-earlier-than-thought-according-to-stephanie-grisham-tell-all/



I don’t like to pick on Melania, per se, but she’s in the treason up to her manicured eyebrows.

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Response to Kid Berwyn (Original post)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 12:21 PM

31. not sure why anybody should care.

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Response to KG (Reply #31)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 03:40 PM

63. That may be the most profound question of all.

For me, it’s the treason. Take…

The MAGAmorphosis, where Things get scary sick, scary fast.





The Final Lesson Donald Trump Never Learned From Roy Cohn

The unrepentant political hitman who taught a younger Trump how to flout the rules didn’t get away with it forever.


By MICHAEL KRUSE
Politico, September 19, 2019

One of Donald Trump’s most important mentors, one of the most reviled men in American political history, is about to have another moment.

Roy Cohn, who has been described by people who knew him as “a snake,” “a scoundrel” and “a new strain of son of a bitch,” is the subject of a new documentary out this week from producer and director Matt Tyrnauer. It’s an occasion to once again look at Cohn and ask how much of him and his “savage,” “abrasive” and “amoral” behavior is visible in the behavior of the current president. Trump, as has been well-established, learned so much from the truculent, unrepentant Cohn about how to get what he wants, and he pines for Cohn and his notorious capabilities still. Trump, after all, reportedly has said so himself, and it’s now the name of this film: “Where’s My Roy Cohn?”

What Cohn could, and did, get away with was the very engine of his existence. The infamous chief counsel for the red-baiting, Joseph McCarthy-chaired Senate subcommittee in the 1950s, Cohn was indicted four times from the mid-’60s to the early ’70s—for stock-swindling and obstructing justice and perjury and bribery and conspiracy and extortion and blackmail and filing false reports. And three times he was acquitted—the fourth ended in a mistrial—giving him a kind of sneering, sinister sheen of invulnerability. Cohn, Tyrnauer’s work reaffirms, took his sanction-skirting capers and twisted them into a sort of suit of armor.

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“I decided long ago,” Cohn once told Penthouse, “to make my own rules.”

He was acquitted in ’64, and he was acquitted in ’69, and he was acquitted in ’71, all the while thumbing his nose at the feds, but Cohn’s screw-you stance was a lifelong philosophy, entitlement plus boldness.

He was “an incredibly spoiled princeling of an only child,” Cohn cousin David Lloyd Marcus told me. “He always got his way,” recalled his favorite aunt. As an adult, the resting expression on his face, which was marred by a scar that ran like a scrape down the middle of his nose, was a mixture of “arrogant disdain” and a “whipped-dog look,” people observed, “caught somewhere between a pout and a challenging glare.”

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https://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2019/09/19/roy-cohn-donald-trump-documentary-228144



An important picture that ties things from commie-hunting Joe McCarthy era to Richard Nixon to Ronald Reagan to Donald Trump via Roger Stone and Associates and the late Jeffrey Epstein:



The Ghost of Roy Cohn

BY TERRY MELANSON · AUGUST 24, 2014

EXCERPT...

In an interview with former NYPD detective James Rothstein, this author discovered that such operations do exist and go far back into America’s secret history. Rothstein is no conspiracy theorist. He is a legend in American law enforcement and speaks from experience. Furthermore, he gave me two notable examples from his time as a detective. Rothstein had an opportunity to have a sit-down with infamous McCarthy committee counsel Roy Cohn. During this sit-down, Cohn admitted to Rothstein that he was part of a rather elaborate sexual blackmail operation that compromised politicians with child prostitutes (Rothstein, no pagination). Cohn told Rothstein that this operation was being carried out as part of the anticommunist crusade of the time (no pagination).

Rothstein also had an opportunity to speak to infamous Watergate burglar Frank Sturgis. During this conversation, Sturgis revealed one of the reasons for breaking into the Watergate. According to Sturgis, there was a “Pedophile Book” hidden away at the Democratic National Committee headquarters (no pagination). The book was supposed to have a list of pedophiles on the American political scene (no pagination). One can only imagine the power G. Gordon Liddy would have held over the government if he had such a book in his possession.

I asked Rothstein if Roy Cohn was a real anticommunist or just using the fear of communism to justify his sex ring. It seemed like a fair question. After all, Cohn had argued against homosexuals being schoolteachers when he himself was a homosexual. Perhaps Cohn’s hypocrisy extended to his anticommunism. Rothstein made it clear that Cohn was a genuine anticommunist (no pagination). Anticommunist sentiments aside, evidence suggests that the sex ring operation started by Cohn was used for more than fighting the threat of domestic communists. Fugitive ex-CIA officer Frank Terpil has claimed that sexual blackmailing operations directed by the CIA were intensive in Washington during the Watergate era (DeCamp 179). Terpil also asserts that his former partner, Ed Wilson, was coordinating one of these sexual blackmail operations (179). In a letter to author Jim Hougan, Terpil revealed Wilson’s modus operandi:

“Historically, one of Wilson’s Agency jobs was to subvert members of both houses [of Congress] by any means necessary…. Certain people could be easily coerced by living out their sexual fantasies in the flesh…. A remembrance of these occasions [was] permanently recorded via selected cameras…. The technicians in charge of filming… were TSD [Technical Services Division of the CIA]. The unwitting porno stars advanced in their political careers, some of [whom] may still be in office.” (Qtd. in DeCamp 179)

According to John DeCamp, a former Nebraska Senator and Vietnam War hero, Wilson’s operation was merely a continuation of the one set up by Cohn (179). When I asked James Rothstein if Palfrey’s outfit was a continuation of the sexual blackmail rings that began with Cohn, he answered in the affirmative (Rothstein, pagination). The NYPD veteran made it clear that Palfrey’s outfit could not exist in Washington unless it was a tool for the power elite and sinister factions of the intelligence community (no pagination). Somewhere in a Queens cemetery, the corpse of a high-powered attorney is smiling in his grave.

SOURCE:

https://www.conspiracyarchive.com/2014/08/24/the-ghost-of-roy-cohn/



The same Roy Cohn who taught Donald Drumpf also schooled Roger Stone and Jeffrey Epstein...



... Who knew what when? In Palo Alto, after Epstein’s conviction, he was a guest at a dinner for the MIT neuroscientist Ed Boyden that was hosted by LinkedIn co-founder Reid Hoffman. At the same dinner Elon Musk introduced Epstein to Mark Zuckerberg. Is money so powerful that it tramples all other considerations? As James Baldwin put it, “I can’t believe what you say, because I see what you do.”

One of the most remarkable moments in Tyrnauer’s documentary comes near the end, when it’s no longer possible to pretend that Cohn isn’t a liar and a fraud, when it’s no longer possible to deny that he lacks both shame and conscience. When Cohn was about to be disbarred in 1986 for defrauding his clients and for taking advantage of a dying and incompetent man, character witnesses began to emerge. There were letters to the court from William F. Buckley Jr., Barbara Walters, William Safire, and, of course, Trump, who wrote that Cohn “has been extremely loyal and extremely honest.” Were Cohn’s parties—was his protection—really that good?...

Source: https://www.townandcountrymag.com/society/money-and-power/a29130905/roy-cohn-documentary-wheres-my-roy-cohn/



It’s conceivable Matt Gaetz got some learnin’, too.




At the end of the investigations and the day, I hope America remembers Trump is owned by Putin.



When Dirty Russian-Connected Money Saved Trump’s Ass and His Ensuing Business Disasters Helped Destroy the Global and American Economies

September 27, 2020
Brian E. Frydenborg

As Trump’s taxes return to the news, here is the parallel context and setup where he went from failure on the verge of collapse to being propped up by money connected to Putin’s Russian government and the Russian mafia and then to failing repeatedly and spectacularly in those related business ventures, but in ways that allowed him to hide the dire straits of his finances and run as a “successful” “billionaire” for president in 2015-2016. And, oh, he managed to fail in these ventures in ways that helped to bring on the global financial crises and America’s Great Recession of 2008. As the house of cards image of Trump lied and cheated his way to building up comes tumbling down, a detailed look at that shady time when Trump was boosted by dirty Russian-connected money is essential.

Source: https://realcontextnews.com/when-dirty-russian-connected-money-saved-trumps-ass-and-his-ensuing-business-disasters-helped-destroy-the-global-and-american-economies/



May Semion Mogilevich soon become a household name.

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Response to Kid Berwyn (Original post)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 12:25 PM

33. Republicans foisted the Worst First Lady of all time on America

And then tried to bullshit everyone into "believing" she was worthy of helping to lead America.

She was not.

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Response to Champp (Reply #33)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 01:17 PM

39. I have evangelical christian family that think she's the most beautiful, saintly everything ever

It boggles the mind.

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Response to Champp (Reply #33)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 01:39 PM

43. I can't believe the number of people who describe her as classy.


Do they understand what that means. Posing provocatively on an airplane wing is not classy. Posing in the nude with a sultry look is not classy. I wonder how many people who think she is the epitome of class and grace have seen her portfolio? Would they still think the same way about her? She traded her soul for a handful of beans.

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Response to Grammy23 (Reply #43)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 03:14 PM

56. And she did it while pregnant, also.

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Response to kskiska (Reply #56)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 03:47 PM

65. That particular photo is a staged testament to all of Donald Trump's trophies at that time ...

He was seated in a fancy convertible. He had an airplane. He had a beautiful sexy wife. He had impregnated her. He could make her do anything he told her to do, including pose naked on his jet in fck-me shoes while 7 months pregnant.

It was all about him. “Me, me, me, me, look at me. Look at my potency and mastery.”

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Response to Kid Berwyn (Original post)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 12:28 PM

35. Dolt45 and Melanie: two of a kind.

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Response to Eugene (Reply #35)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 03:23 PM

61. Once I thought her name was Marla Bolton.

He kept calling John Bolton, "Michael Bolton" for some reason.



From Inside Edition:

The FBI dossier states that Maples’ former publicist, Chuck Jones, testified in court that she “had bought singer Michael Bolton back to her room following Trump's departure for a West Coast trip.”

https://www.insideedition.com/did-marla-maples-cheat-donald-trump-michael-bolton-51740

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Response to Kid Berwyn (Original post)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 12:53 PM

37. She is truly a soulless and despicable human being

Just rotten to the core, not an ounce of compassion or humanity in her entire person.

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Response to Johnny2X2X (Reply #37)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 03:15 PM

57. After the last four years, I understand your perspectives.



I still hope for redemption, my own included.

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Response to Kid Berwyn (Original post)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 01:19 PM

40. Melania is the worlds most famous whore

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Response to ZonkerHarris (Reply #40)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 03:11 PM

55. That may be why she's depressed.

While I wouldn’t suggest that term, I can understand how self-respect can be difficult when one takes into account reality.

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Response to Kid Berwyn (Reply #55)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 03:43 PM

64. she agreed to the price

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Response to Kid Berwyn (Original post)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 01:37 PM

42. Grisham could have also added...

deplorable
dumb
dense
devolved
dastardly
despicable
and she's still in the "D"s!

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Response to SharonClark (Reply #42)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 03:06 PM

53. Deservedly dem and dose, as we say in Chicago.

Five D’s of manipulation:

Deny. Degrade. Disrupt. Deceive. Destroy.

And “Do.” As in, “Control what they think and you’ll control what they do.”

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Response to Kid Berwyn (Original post)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 02:07 PM

46. What doe this have to do with Melanie?

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Response to marble falls (Reply #46)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 02:38 PM

50. Grisham, who worked for her and her husband, provides eyewitness testimony.

I, for one, enjoy reading information that fills in the actions of the treasonous conspiracy that occupied the White House for four years.

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Response to Kid Berwyn (Original post)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 02:16 PM

48. a first lady

of the lowest class. She carries no status to be proud of. She's base, dull and unworthy of the title First Lady. I've seen her photos. Sad America fell to such a low level with her, her husband, their grifter family. And with his administration and advisors.

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Response to llashram (Reply #48)

Mon Sep 13, 2021, 02:44 PM

51. I blame NBC and Putin.

Dump was a never-was has-been when his fortunes changed via a 15-year run on “reality” television and a supposed offer to put up a franchised hotel in Red Square.

His voters were duped, but not in the way they imagine. As has become tradition since Nixon, it’s up to us Democrats to fix the Republicans’ mess.

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