How about if I take a knee? You wannabe tyrant. https://t.co/ZExJUC4BIy— Rep. Continue reading "Dem Rep Hammers Trump For Joke About Wanting North Korean-Like Fealty From Americans: ‘You Wannabe Tyrant’"
They say that every joke has a grain of truth to it, because that’s what makes it funny. To Rep. John Yarmuth (D-KY), absolutely nothing was funny about a “joke” President Donald Trump made about wishing Americans would “sit up at attention” when he speaks, like the citizens of North Korea do for leader Kim Jong Un. “You don’t understand sarcasm,” Trump told a reporter who asked him to explain what he meant by this, and then asked who the journalist worked for. When the answer came – CNN – Trump dismissed him with a wave of his hand and said, “You are the worst.” Meanwhile, Trump’s little gag didn’t go over too well at least with Yarmuth, who slammed him with a reference to Trump’s insistence that people stand for the national anthem: