Calling Out Michael Savage for Promoting Mass Hysteria

I had my own brush with this madness (writes Savage in a reference to his previous comments about mainstream media’s habit of excoriating Trump for every single thing he says) when President Trump invited me to visit him in the Oval Office this past April. We discussed a topic about which I am passionate: a ban on the catastrophic and inhumane hunting of elephants. About ten minutes into our meeting, a red button flashed on his desk. I thought — I feared — that it was a nuclear launch button. I asked, half-jokingly, ‘Mr. President, did you just launch a nuclear weapon?’

The president laughed and answered ‘Yeah, I launched an atomic bomb.’ Then he waited a moment — with what professional entertainers would call perfect comic timing — and added. “No. I’m ordering a Diet Coke.’

He asked if I wanted one. I laughed. It was self-effacing and funny. How did the Trump-hating mainstream media play it?

“President Trump Jokes About Launching Nukes with Talk Show Host Michael Savage.”

They (the media) will say anything, twist any event, distort any fact, spin any achievement to make him (Trump) appear incompetent, dangerous and hateful.

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Alan is a poet, journalist, short story writer, editor, website developer, and political activist. He is the executive editor of BindleSnitch.com.

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