NPR Watch (7/13/17) – Trump’s Disapproval Rating 80% in France


We Conservatives in the 1980’s “approved” of Mikhail Gorbachev because we thought he might bring the Soviet Union down. Nearly thirty years later, Europeans “approved” of Barack Obama because they hoped he’d do the same thing, if perhaps a bit less drastically, to America. It’s a sure bet that the French overwhelmingly “disapprove” of Trump because they fear that he’ll do for America the exact opposite of what Gorbachev did to the then Soviet Union, and make America stronger.  If they believe that an American President will not act in America’s best interests, then Europeans love him. Conversely, if they believe that the American President will operate in America’s best interests, they’ll hate him. Simple as that.  Continue reading NPR Watch (7/13/17) – Trump’s Disapproval Rating 80% in France