Yes, Of Course Donald Trump Wants His Face Added To Mount Rushmore - Cnnpolitics

Yes, Of Course Donald Trump Wants His Face Added To Mount Rushmore - Cnnpolitics

Yes, of course Donald Trump wants his face added to Mount Rushmore

President Trump 'genuinely would like to be on Mt. Rushmore or some other similar mountain that has available carving space, which Mt. Rushmore doesn't,' says @CillizzaCNN.

8/11/2020 12:02:00 AM

President Trump 'genuinely would like to be on Mt. Rushmore or some other similar mountain that has available carving space, which Mt. Rushmore doesn't,' says CillizzaCNN.

On Sunday night, President Donald Trump tweeted out a picture of himself standing in front of Mount Rushmore -- an image that made him look as though he was the fifth presidential bust on the iconic monument.

Here's the shot:US President Donald Trump arrives for the Independence Day events at Mount Rushmore National Memorial in Keystone, South Dakota, July 3, 2020. (Photo by SAUL LOEB / AFP) (Photo by SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images)Moments later, he tweeted out a sort-of denial of a New York Times report that he had spoken with South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem about the possibility of adding his own visage to those of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln. Tweeteth Trump:"This is Fake News by the failing @nytimes & bad ratings @CNN. Never suggested it although, based on all of the many things accomplished during the first 3 1/2 years, perhaps more than any other Presidency, sounds like a good idea to me."Read MoreSo Trump says a) he has never raised the possibility with Noem of being added to Mount Rushmore but b) thinks it sounds like a great idea!Let's take the first point, uh, first.We know that Trump has, in fact, raised the topic with Noem and that he was serious about it."He said, 'Kristi, come on over here. Shake my hand,'" Noem told the Sioux Falls Argus-Leader about a meeting with Trump in the Oval Office."I shook his hand, and I said, 'Mr. President, you should come to South Dakota sometime. We have Mount Rushmore.' And he goes, 'Do you know it's my dream to have my face on Mount Rushmore?'."I started laughing. He wasn't laughing, so he was totally serious."Then there's this from a Trump campaign rally in July 2017:"Every single president on Mt. Rushmore -- I'd ask whether or not you think I will someday be on Mt. Rushmore. But here's the problem: If i did it, joking, totally joking, the fake news media would say he believes he should be on Mt. Rushmore. So I won't say it."He's not joking. Remember that Trump always uses the I-am-just-joking-and-you-media-stiffs-don't-get-it explanation whenever he says something that a) he means and b) he wants to give himself the ability to walk away from. But he's not joking. Not at all. Don't take my word for it. Take Noem's. Again! This is from the Times story that ran on Sunday (bolding is mine):"Introducing Mr. Trump against the floodlit backdrop of his carved predecessors, the governor played to the president's craving for adulation by noting that in just three days more than 125,000 people had signed up for only 7,500 seats; she likened him to Theodore Roosevelt, a leader who"braves the dangers of the arena"; and she mimicked the president's rhetoric by scorning protesters who she said were seeking to discredit the country's founders."In private, the efforts to charm Mr. Trump were more pointed, according to a person familiar with the episode: Ms. Noem greeted him with a four-foot replica of Mount Rushmore that included a fifth presidential likeness: his."She had a Mount Rushmore replica made with Trump's face on it! Repeat: She had a Mount Rushmore replica made with Trump's face on it! .duval-3{width:100%;position: relative; border: 1px solid #979797; border-left: none; border-right: none;padding: 20px 0; box-sizing: border-box; -webkit-box-sizing: border-box; -moz-box-sizing: border-box; margin: 0 0 20px 0; max-width: 660px;} .duval-3 a{color: #1a1a1a; text-decoration: none;font-size: 0;} .duval-3 a:hover { color: #d9d9d9; text-decoration: underline; -moz-text-decoration-color: #d9d9d9; text-decoration-color: #d9d9d9; } .duval-3>a>*{vertical-align: top; display: inline-block;} .duval-3>a>div{display: inline-block; font-size:1.0666667rem;width: 80%; padding-top: 0px; padding-left: 2%;} .duval-3>a>img{width: 18%; height: auto;} @media screen and (max-width:640px){ .duval-3>a>*{display:block; margin: auto;} .duval-3>a>div{width: 100%;} .duval-3>a>img{width: 50%;} } THE POINT -- NOW ON YOUTUBE!

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CillizzaCNN Of course. He's a narcissist. CillizzaCNN What a clownringling bros CillizzaCNN Trump deserves it!!! That would be awesome!!! CillizzaCNN Yeah I’ll sign the petition to have it done. CillizzaCNN This is is Better than Trump. CillizzaCNN Since their dead presidents let's start the process and get him up there.

CillizzaCNN I’d like my face up there to. Strange that this is a bad thing. Oh wait, u would be happy with bama though? U fools better actually read this and not just the headline. CillizzaCNN His face on Toilet Paper is the only thing I’ll support !!! It’s the only thing Trump deserves !!! CillizzaCNN 'The closest thing is in 1917, they say, the great pandemic. It certainly was a terrible thing where they lost anywhere from 50 to 100 million people, probably ended the Second World War,' Trump said. 'All the soldiers were sick. That was a terrible situation.' -d. TRUMP, idiot

CillizzaCNN Maybe he could get a statue in Red Square. CillizzaCNN CNN, the political organization! CillizzaCNN Because of Democrats’ obstruction, the extra federal unemployment aid expired. The PPP is closed with no second round in sight. No new money for testing or schools. No second round of checks to families. Democrats held all this hostage for non-COVID-related liberal priorities.

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CillizzaCNN A great man CillizzaCNN The way this man lives rent free in liberals heads is amazing.... man I didn’t like Obama but I carried on. You guys are relentless in your hate. CillizzaCNN Donald Trump is a clinically-ill sociopath. His condition is described in detail in the professional psychiatric literature, and it is a frightening diagnosis. There is very little chance for a cure, persons who lie, cheat, hurt others and totally lack …

CillizzaCNN I always thought it happens only after the person dies! CillizzaCNN He should be immortalized on a Mount, with Weinstein, Epstein and Cosby. Mount Predator. CillizzaCNN 🙄 Don't give Kanye any ideas... CillizzaCNN God bless trump CillizzaCNN CillizzaCNN I think 🤔 that carving Trumps face into Mt Rushmore really introduces a unique opportunity to also carve a nutsack on the forehead 🤔

CillizzaCNN In due time. CillizzaCNN TRUMP IS THE SAVIOR OF THE UNITED STATES CillizzaCNN Fuck 😂 the lefts suicide rate would skyrocket CillizzaCNN When will the discussion with President Trump be completely longing, and I see Biden floundering with answers? CillizzaCNN Need Trump to join the big boys !! Get his face on the mountain. Long live our King Donald Trump!!

CillizzaCNN CNN you are nuts!!! He never said that! Stop your lies! The American people deserve the truth!! CillizzaCNN Why not that would be awesome CillizzaCNN He should ! He’s earned it! CillizzaCNN SOOOO many other, more important things that need to be focused on. Please get a life. And actual journalists.

CillizzaCNN Trump lives in your head🤡 CillizzaCNN The best place for Trump's Photo is a MUG SHOT HEADING TO PRISON!, CillizzaCNN he never. Then he joked and here we are. You spreading lies. CillizzaCNN Your sole existence CNN DonLemon is to tear down and destroy realDonaldTrump and we left you 4 years ago, and will NEVER RETURN

CillizzaCNN Everyone has the right to vote for whomever they want. But if you want to see what happened this weekend arnd the U.S. please watch the opening of Tucker Carlson tonight. With your eyes see what CNN n MSNBC is hiding from you. Its is numbing maddow TuckerCarlson CillizzaCNN I say Trump should be he is a True American

CillizzaCNN Watch the real cases of Hydroxy and save lives, instead of being fooled(or murdered) by CCP, WHO and Dr.Fauci CillizzaCNN Ontario e idiota CillizzaCNN Sure, let's put realdonaldtrump up on MountRushmore forever. CillizzaCNN Maybe Biden will have his face put up there after cleaning up trumps fucking mess 🙄

CillizzaCNN In his fucking dreams 🤣🤣🤣 CillizzaCNN CillizzaCNN Who the hell cares....news, please. CillizzaCNN This is never ever ever ever ever gonna happen.... yup I didn’t use commas between the evers. They flow together as one.....An IMPEACHED PRESIDENT on Mt Rushmore...that’s the day we crumble as a nation... idiot

CillizzaCNN Success CillizzaCNN You’re not even worth it anymore losers CillizzaCNN CillizzaCNN He doesn't deserve to have his face carved anywhere! CillizzaCNN It's not a surprising revelation. Egotistical IMPEACHED IMBECILE wants/expects statues/monuments built of him Not w/my taxes. Not 1 fkg red cent. No way. No time. No how. idiotinthewhitehouse VoteTrumpOut VoteTrumpOut2020 VoteBlueToEndThisNightmare VoteBlueToSaveAmerica

CillizzaCNN ¡Que tipazo es el Presidente TRUMP!!! CillizzaCNN Fools and useless network CillizzaCNN Yes , go Trump, Make them cry again👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻 CillizzaCNN Maybe he would be painted into Dog Playing Poker. CillizzaCNN cnn = Fake News CillizzaCNN CillizzaCNN It's all Trump! CillizzaCNN I mean I learned of it from CNN Yu just gave him a full page international spread for free

CillizzaCNN Fake news CillizzaCNN Who's paying for all the orange paint.... CillizzaCNN And it would be great! CillizzaCNN He should he saved our country CillizzaCNN لا تكفون ما أبغى استحقر الآثار .. CillizzaCNN 😂😂😂😂😂😂what a asshole CillizzaCNN lmao CillizzaCNN It's not just narcissism anymore.. it's delusions of grandeur.

CillizzaCNN Can you imagine looking at that face carved in stone? Now that would be a horrible mistake. Ha ha ha ha CillizzaCNN He’s a turd 💩 CillizzaCNN Don’t do it when he’s voted out we want him gone for good for ever for our sanity sakes CillizzaCNN No fucking way, that we will allow this to happen, United we stand, without him!!!!!!!

CillizzaCNN hell no.... here is the real question America? would you trust Donald Trump with your daughter ? if yes, then good luck to your daughter, but if you dont trust Trump with your daughter, then why trust him with 'OUR DEAREST AMERICA' CillizzaCNN Narcissistic 🤡 WHY THE FUSS? ADD TRUMP IN MT. RUSHMORE AND LEAVE HIM THERE!!!

Make trump’s statue the a pile of shit under Lees horse at Stone Mountain! It’s his personality and fitting since he likes confederate generals Has brikeilarcnn ever reported a feel good positive story ever or only non stop hate stories on a duly elected President. There is a reason they stuck her in mid day as very few people watch her. Just once do a positive story on Trump or in the world. Be a better person

I’m sure this never happened except possibly in jest. They don’t call you “fake news” for nothing! Bhahaha Trump goes to Rushmore, forever! His face however, should be on EVERY DOLLAR BILL! TRUMP2020!!!!! MAGA! 😃😃😃😃🇺🇲🇺🇲🇺🇲🇺🇲🇺🇲🌎 He’s tricking the media again. You’re spreading the message for him. Again. There might be carving space in Russia's Ural Mountains for Trump.

This is fake news Go back to your casino CNN U R A Deceiver Prov. 14 Whoever fears the Lord walks uprightly those who despise him are devious in their ways Honest witness does not deceives false witness pours out lies The wisdom of the prudent is to give thought to their ways, the folly of fools is deception.

CillizzaCNN R they all children They sound like it CillizzaCNN Stop devoting air time to stupid, attention-seeking garbage Trump throws out. It is playing directly into his incessant need for attention and recognition, no matter where it comes from. CillizzaCNN The only mountain he’s going to be associated with is the mountain of shit he’s been shoveling for years

CillizzaCNN CillizzaCNN Agreed he should go higher if hes serious. Our countrys largest mountan is Everest but it would take many years to carve that CillizzaCNN Perhaps a monument to Trump at Pottersfield would be more appropriate. Or another spot that memorializes the 160,000+ dead due to realDonaldTrump POTUS massive failures.

CillizzaCNN Does CNN require job candidates to pass a test to prove that they can lie easily on camera ? CillizzaCNN I would like to get my face carved there. At least I wear my mask every day. CillizzaCNN The voice though Cillizza! CillizzaCNN Narcissus and his obsession with the mirrors, and yet he can't see what he is.

CillizzaCNN A monument to the ego of one of the most hated and racist president? I don’t think so! CillizzaCNN “News” 👆 CillizzaCNN Only place his face should be on the wall in the Post Office. Oh wait his friend now controls that. CillizzaCNN Most trusted name in news👍 CillizzaCNN Why even talk about this stupidity? Everyone know that trump is stupid and absurd.

CillizzaCNN So stuck on himself their are other Presidents that deserve that before him lmbo. CillizzaCNN CillizzaCNN I would name a sewage treatment plant after trump. CillizzaCNN Trump and his entire team are deluded.. CillizzaCNN Is CNN reporting this? CillizzaCNN How about the Mariana Trench? He could visit the unveiling in person. ¯\\_(ツ)_/¯

CillizzaCNN Maybe Russia will put one up for Trump CillizzaCNN Trump 'genuinely would like to be on Mt. Rushmore or some other similar mountain that has available carving space, which Mt. Rushmore doesn't,' says CillizzaCNN.

White House Asked if Trump Could Be Added to Mount Rushmore“Do you know it’s my dream to have my face on Mount Rushmore?” the president said to South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem 🤣🤣🤣 Hey if any can help my sis & I even just with a $1 I’m out of work due to the virus & Im struggling to keep my place let alone put food on my table if anyone would be okay with helping me out I would very much appreciate it stay safe & god bless Venmo & Cashapp MattMartins147

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New York Times: White House reached out to South Dakota governor about adding Trump to Mount RushmoreWhite House reached out to South Dakota governor about adding President Trump to Mount Rushmore, New York Times reports fake news, i need sources. this is getting ridiculous This is just giving us more of a reason to tear it down