Of course Trump has had awful things to say about Barack Obama, but it's not like he called him a "weak d**k" in the debates like he reportedly did in private. Haley said she'd been in all the conversations about responding to the Syrian attack and "I have not once ever heard the president talk about assassinating Assad". "This is another pathetic attempt to smear people close to President Trump and distract from the administration's many successes".
Other topics covered in the book, scheduled for a September 11 release, include Trump's paranoia, and his often immature handling of worldwide conflicts like the North Korean nuclear threat (i.e. calling Kim Jong-un a "little rocket man"). The Washington Post, where Woodward is an associate editor, reported Tuesday on the book, revealing some of the highlights.
'He's an idiot. It is pointless to try and convince him of anything. He's gone off the rails.
Donald Trump's supporters will say, not without cause, that Woodward epitomises the Washington establishment their man is fighting against.
White House officials have been removing sensitive papers from US President Donald Trump's desk so that he can not see or sign them, an exceptional "administrative coup d'état" reflecting internal fears over the stability of the commander-in-chief, according to a book slated for publication this month.
"The idea I ever called the President an idiot is not true, in fact it's exactly the opposite", said Kelly, adding that he has "an incredibly candid and strong relationship" with Trump.
The book says Trump's former lawyer in the Russia probe, John Dowd, doubted the president's ability to avoid perjuring himself should he be interviewed in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian election interference and potential coordination with Trump's campaign. But, according to Woodward, Trump was not finished.
"This guy is mentally retarded", the President continued. "He's this dumb Southerner", Trump reportedly told Porter about Sessions.
'He couldn't even be a one-person country lawyer down in Alabama'.
The book also claims Trump wanted to "kill" Syrian President Bashar al-Assad earlier this year after he defied the US leader by again using chemical weapons.
"I wouldn't let him see it".
That being said, the famed journalist claims they are done being silent about such a serious topic.
And, after having had to explain to Trump in January that the USA must keep forces in South Korea "to prevent World War III", Mattis told colleagues that Trump had the understanding of "a fifth- or sixth-grader" - a 10- or 11-year-old child. "Well, I assume that means it's going to be a negative book", he said. John McCain (R-Ariz.). He falsely suggested that the former Navy pilot had been a coward for taking early release from a prisoner-of-war camp in Vietnam because of his father's military rank and leaving others behind. Defence Secretary Jim Mattis had to gently explain to Trump that "you've got it reversed".
Dowd denied the accuracy of Woodward's reporting in single-word emails to the Washington Examiner.
"We have begun BUILDING THE WALL".
Mueller has asked the White House for access to Trump, and administration officials have negotiated for months over how that might happen. "Democrats want OPEN BORDERS which equals MASSIVE CRIME". "I'll never be a staffer".
A universally popular player who has built a successful career, despite several serious injury setbacks, on never giving an inch. It marked Federer's earliest US Open exit since he fell in straight sets to Tommy Robredo in the fourth round in 2013.
By comparison, its first Chinese loan was $620 million over 20 years at 2.85 percent, and it came with a seven-year grace period. At the last three-yearly gathering in Johannesburg in 2015, Xi announced $60 billion of assistance and loans for Africa .
The strategy takes aim at Pakistan's nuclear weapons, which the United States fears could fall into the hands of terrorists. Pakistan has always been accused of using the Afghan Taliban to further its foreign policy interests in the country.
The Mississippi cities of Gulfport, Biloxi and Long Beach ordered mandatory evacuations of their harbors and marinas, and the U.S. Police planned to monitor the only highway to the mainland. "You don't know what the intensity of the storm is going to be".
I don't want to change myself too much, but I could definitely take way things he does in certain situations. Serena Williams' yells of "Come on!" crescendoed right along with the tension in a fourth-round U.S.
The Mali-G76 utilises AI to intelligently identify gaming workloads and adjust resource allocation for optimal gaming performance. Chinese smartphone manufacturer Huawei has confirmed to launch the Mate 20 series at a special event in London on October 16.
That has led to a furious dispute between Mourinho and executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward at the beginning of this season. However, a lack of signings should not be used as an excuse for the poor start to the season. "Absolutely top.
South Korean law requires all able-bodied men to complete nearly two years of service in the nation's army, navy or air force. The striker scored South Korea's second goal as it knocked holder Germany out of the World Cup this summer.
Chief Executive Officer Mark Parker apologized for the company's work culture in May to employees in a company-wide meeting. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because Nike hasn't officially announced the contract.
Clearly not content with offending viewers everywhere, she also took a pop at the livelihoods of people working in corner shops. He was reminded of the show's rules and given a formal warning. "I'm not questioning your integrity", Pallett replied.
Nick Kyrgios slammed after pep talk by umpire at US Open
No. 14 seed Fabio Fognini of Italy was upset in the second round by 55th-ranked John Millman of Australia 6-1, 4-6, 6-4, 6-1. Many in the tennis world raised their eyebrows at the exchange and criticised the umpire for speaking to a player directly.
The good, bad and confusing for surprising Rockets-Suns deal
Phoenix Suns forward Marquese Chriss , left, is guarded by Kings forward Skal Labissiere on December 12, 2017, in Sacramento. The Suns will receive power forward Ryan Anderson and rookie guard De'Anthony Melton, the 46th pick in the 2018 NBA Draft.
Lewis Hamilton - Ferrari was just quicker at Monza
But Hamilton's team-mate Bottas, who had yet to stop, played his role in backing Raikkonen up, and allowing Hamilton to close . Hamilton now holds a 30-point lead over Vettel in the drivers' standings heading into the Singapore Grand Prix.
Aretha's lack of a will could make things rocky for heirs
Aretha Franklin's friend Ron Moten , a MI businessman, gave the four sons some guidance in his speech at Friday's funeral. Musicians, family, friends and fans have said a final goodbye to Aretha Franklin at her funeral in Detroit .
Thousands pay their respects to US Sen. John McCain
When the speeches finished, Cindy McCain patted the casket gently, then pressed her cheek to the flag draped upon it. Biden said McCain "could not stand the abuse of power wherever he saw it, in whatever form, in whatever country".