Category: Falsehoods or lies

Donald’s trough of lies

As usual, Donald is feeding his supporters at his trough of lies. He implies the Puerto Rican workers are not doing anything. They just want the government to give them welfare. Sound familiar? Sound Republican? He accuses the mayor of…

Trump’s early racist lies

Politifact.com, reported this promotion of racial hate tweeted by Donald Trump. This was done in the early days of his campaign. His reluctance to condemn White Supremacists after the Charlottesville, Virginia violence is no surprise. He has always been with…

How Trump wins with image projection

In a partially incoherent speech on Long Island, New York, Trump told police officers not to be “nice” to suspects. He implied that those arrested are guilty until proven innocent so don’t be “nice”. This is the opposite of what…

Trump’s lies and the media

The media created a false image of Donald Trump from The Apprentice on to his unending stream of lies and attention getting stunts like name calling during the election. His odd charm with all the beautiful women and his alleged wealth…

Our Liar in Chief

During the election Politifact.com analysed Trump’s statements and found about 70% to be false or worse. One of the biggest reasons Trump got won the electoral college is that those lies went on TV with little or no fact checking. Tens…

Like father like son

Eric Trump is a chip off the old block: name calling, vague hypocritical statements and of course funneling money from charities into Trump organizations. Eric Trump called the Forbes report on the money funneling part of a “left-wing” effort to…

Trump’s allergy to facts continues

During the election Politifact.com rated about 70% of what Trump said to be false or worse.  Nothing has changed.  The same demagoguery continues. Trump makes false or inaccurate statements on TV in front of tens of millions. The networks don’t…

More Trump dementia or whatever

After proposing a healthcare plan and budget that cuts over $100 billion for Medicaid and cuts in disability insurance, Donald Trump, the Twitter in Chief, just tweeted:   “I suggest that we add more dollars to Healthcare and make it…

What Donald’s tax forms tell us

The recent publicizing of Donald Trump’s 1995 tax returns uncovers a few facts about Donald Trump: He is not a successful business man. Losing almost a billion dollars can hardly be considered success. He is a wheeler dealer not someone…

Donald Trump and women

His name calling is appalling and shows an infantile mind, but for men it isn’t quite as demeaning as for women. Calling women ‘fat pigs,’ ‘dogs,’ ‘slobs’ and ‘disgusting animals’. From Politifact.com: “Trump’s spat with Fox News host Megyn Kelly…

Is Trump a racist?

While researching Trump’s “untruths” on Politifact.com, I was appalled to find this promotion of racial hate tweeted by Donald Trump. Politifact compared Trump’s numbers to similar FBI statistics and found them to be so inaccurate that they could be called…

Miscellaneous nonsense and falsehoods

Donald Trump said the ‘$5 billion website for Obamacare … never worked. Still doesn’t work’ The $5 billion is grossly exaggerated.  The “never worked. Still doesn’t work” is an example of Mr. Trump’s poor contact with reality. For more visit…

The $150,000,000,000 falsehood

On Tuesday, March 15th, 2016 in a speech, Donald Trump said about the Iran nuclear deal, “We give them $150 billion, we get nothing.” We are only giving them their own frozen assets back. Most experts agree that it is…

Can Trump think straight?

On Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016 in an interview on Fox News, Donald Trump claimed that Ted Cruz’s father was with Lee Harvey Oswald before John F Kennedy’s assassination. “(Cruz’s) father was with Lee Harvey Oswald prior to Oswald being, you…

Military ignorance

“Even our nuclear arsenal doesn’t work. It came out recently they have equipment that is 30 years old. They don’t know if it worked.” — Donald Trump on Tuesday, June 16th, 2015 in his presidential announcement speech For the full…

Donald Trump’s Sept 11th fantasy

“I watched when the World Trade Center came tumbling down,” the Republican presidential candidate said at a Nov. 21 rally in Birmingham, Ala. “And I watched in Jersey City, N.J., where thousands and thousands of people were cheering as that…