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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Pinocchio’s Nose - Odessa American: Letters To Editor

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Pinocchio’s Nose

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Posted: Sunday, July 7, 2019 5:30 am

Isn’t anybody in the Administration concerned about “Conflicts of Interest” or avoiding any hint of impropriety? A Russian proverb observes: “A fish rots from the head down”. Indeed.

President Trump regularly violates the Emolument’s Clause. The most recent involves Senate Majority Leader McConnell’s wife, secretary of transportation, Elaine Chao.

The Administration claimed Iran damaged oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman. An owner of a transport contradicts the official version. Neo-cons press for another war. However, our Constitution doesn’t mandate believing allegations produced on a Vietnam and Iraq II template of lies.

Trump displayed a sheet of paper claiming it was page 1 of a comprehensive trade agreement with Mexico. Trust? Which numbered lie is that?

The newest contribute to forgetting yesterday’s outrage(s). He told ABC’s George Stephanopoulos he’d accept information about his 2020 opponent from a foreign source predictably backtracking. Ignored; with his self-incriminating words, was the entire point of Mueller’s investigation!

Filling concentration camps with children to further “Zero Tolerance” cruelty, isn’t a human rights positive! Nuremberg made that crystal clear!

What say his faithful base? No sense listing Trump’s personal or public failings long ignored by supporters. Some say “God forgives”. True, but the Divine won’t ignore moral and ethical failings condoning unrepentant behavior facilitating Evil

10,000+ lies since the Inauguration. A president’s nose grows longer than Pinocchio’s. The road to Impeachment becomes ever shorter!

Odessa, TX

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