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What CNN Analyst Said About Trump Bringing Home North Korean Hostages Proves It’s the End Times

The end is nigh…

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Ever since Donald Trump snagged a huge victory over Hillary Clinton in the 2016 presidential election, there has been a war going on between our new commander-in-cheif and the mainstream media, particularly CNN.

The folks who work for the network have seemingly made it their life’s ambition to harass, belittle, and sling mud at Trump, his administration, and his family, hoping beyond hope that some sort of scandal is uncovered and his presidency comes to an abrupt end.

As a result of this treatment, Trump has slammed CNN as being “fake news” — a reputation they’ve earned by reporting only half the facts the majority of the time — destroying them regularly on Twitter, and even tossing a few of their reporters out during press conferences.

Given how tumultuous the relationship between these two has been, it’s utterly astounding to see the comments coming from CNN global analyst David Rohde who offered the President praise for getting our hostages back from North Korea.

Rohde pointed out how often analysts criticize the president, and that if they do that, they should recognize when the president does good things.

“Look, the president deserves credit. He used a lot of his tough rhetoric, and for whatever reason Kim Jong-Un is now talking to him. So I want to praise him for what we have so far on North Korea” Rohde said.

“I want to be fair, we all criticize Trump sometimes. You know, he has done well. It’s wonderful these three people have been released today.”

Perhaps part of the reason Rohde is so quick to praise Trump for getting these hostages back is because he has first hand experience of what being in that sort of situation is like.

In 2008, Rohde, his interpreter, and his driver were all kidnapped in Afghanistan while he was there writing a book about U.S. involvement in the country. They were on their way to an interview with a Taliban commander, but never arrived at their destination.

It’s believed they were held by the Jalaluddin Haqqani, who is a warlord and former Mujahideen fighter for seven months before they escaped. Rohde, along with his driver, managed to sneak past the guards who were asleep and climbed over a 10-foot-wall.

Rhode isn’t the only member of CNN giving props to Trump. Chris Cuomo also said this moment would be the highlight of the president’s administration, a compliment that likely wasn’t easy to make.

If only the civility from the media would last.

Source: The Daily Caller

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Secret Service Shamed After Drunk Agents Assault Cab Driver in South Korea

There is a history of poor behavior from the Secret Service during Democratic administrations.

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You can tell a lot about a White House by the extracurricular nonsense that hits the press surrounding it.

For instance, after one of President Joe Biden’s dogs began biting random people on the grounds, we started hearing murmurs of just how terse and stressful the place had become, with dog behavior experts suggesting that the mood at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue might have a lot to do with the aggression.

This week, the Biden administration beget more bad behavior, but this time it wasn’t from one of the First Pets.

Two U.S. Secret Service agents in South Korea were sent stateside ahead of President Biden’s arrival following their involvement in an off-duty alcohol-related incident.

The two agents, whose identities have not been made public, are on their way back to Washington, D.C. where they will face disciplinary action, a source familiar with the matter told Fox News.

Both agents apparently became intoxicated while not on duty. One of the agents then got into an altercation with a cab driver.

There could be more trouble coming, as well.

In South Korea, officials send mediators to the scene of low-level disputes and then determine if criminal charges would be filed.

One of the agents was interviewed by authorities and no charges have been filed.

The government released one of its usual, dry, boilerplate-esque missives.

“The Secret Service is aware of an off-duty incident involving two employees which may constitute potential policy violations,” USSS chief spokesman Anthony Guglielmi told Fox News. “We have very strict protocols and policies for all employees and we hold ourselves to the highest professional standards.”

There is a history of poor behavior from the Secret Service during Democratic administrations, with a notable incident having occurred in 2012, involving Barack Obama’s agents and a Colombian prostitute.

You can tell a lot about a White House by the extracurricular nonsense that hits the press surrounding it. For instance, after one of President Joe Biden’s dogs began biting random people on the grounds, we started hearing murmurs of just how terse and stressful the place had become, with dog behavior experts suggesting that the mood at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue might have a lot to do with the aggression. This week, the Biden administration beget more bad behavior, but this time it wasn’t from one of the First Pets. Two U.S. Secret Service agents in South Korea were sent stateside ahead of President Biden’s arrival following their involvement in an off-duty alcohol-related incident. The two agents, whose identities have not been made public, are on their way back to Washington, D.C. where they will face disciplinary action, a source familiar with the matter told Fox News. Both agents apparently became intoxicated while not on duty. One of the agents then got into an altercation with a cab driver. There could be more trouble coming, as well. In South Korea, officials send mediators to the scene of low-level disputes and then determine if criminal charges would be filed. One of the agents was interviewed by authorities and no charges have been filed. The government released one of its usual, dry, boilerplate-esque missives. “The Secret Service is aware of an off-duty incident involving two employees which may constitute potential policy violations,” USSS chief spokesman Anthony Guglielmi told Fox News. “We have very strict protocols and policies for all employees and we hold ourselves to the highest professional standards.” There is a history of poor behavior from the Secret Service during Democratic administrations, with a notable incident having occurred in 2012, involving Barack Obama’s agents and a Colombian prostitute.

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A Political Cartoon By A.F. Branco Exclusively for Flag and Cross ©2022

See more A.F. Branco cartoons on his website Comically Incorrect.

A Political Cartoon By A.F. Branco Exclusively for Flag and Cross ©2022 See more A.F. Branco cartoons on his website Comically Incorrect.

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