Well, I suppose it’s incumbent upon Heisenberg to comment on Donald Trump’s most outrageous series of claims to date.
Assuming you don’t live in a cave or aren’t otherwise some kind of hermit, you’ve already seen this (seemingly) insane rant, fresh from the source of all things batsh*t, Trump’s Twitter feed:
Now I don’t have the faintest clue what the f*ck he’s talking about and neither, apparently, does anyone else, but I would submit that this likely doesn’t bode well.
That is, it kind of seems like he may know that something (else) is about to come out and he’s trying to get out ahead of it in traditional Trump fashion – by reaching out to his support base via the only unfiltered channel he has available. But that’s just me speculating.
As the “failing” (that’s called sarcasm) NY Times wrote this morning, “Mr. Trump’s decision to lend the power of his office to such a claim – without offering any proof – was remarkable, even for a leader who has repeatedly shown himself willing to make assertions that are false or based on rumors.”
That’s true. And even more “remarkable” – not to mention exceedingly absurd – is the fact that just an hour after accusing the last President of espionage, Trump schizophrenically jumped to berating Arnold Schwarzenegger.
You know, just a typical Saturday morning for the leader of the free world and the commander of a massive nuclear arsenal… accusing his predecessor of tapping the phones at Trump Tower and engaging the Kindergarten Cop in a tweet battle.
For what it’s worth (which – and I’ll be the first to admit this – isn’t much based on how it’s worded), here is the official denial: