Trump’s Team Can’t Defend His Shifting Iran Lies: A Closer Look

  • Published: 14 January 2020
  • Seth takes a closer look at a new poll saying a majority of Americans disapprove of President Trump’s handling of Iran, as the president’s own team struggles to defend his lies and borrows directly from George W. Bush’s playbook.

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  • RonnieSayers
    RonnieSayers  5 hours back

    Iran has posted a $80M Bounty for Trump’s Head...

    • msp tcb
      msp tcb  6 hours back

      We know everything
      This is not 1963
      You are not fooling anyone
      You are recorded you are video taped 24 hrs a day queerboy. Nothing happens on this planet that everyone does not already know. Like stay the hell out of the middle East
      There is nothing...Nothing there. once electricity is invented the blackhaired flatheads will dry up and return back to the sand like the dung beetles they are. And what in gods name does the soviet union have that we need... ice? They are as bad as the dung beetles.get your priorities straight.

      • msp tcb
        msp tcb  7 hours back

        Without Congress
        It's murder

        • fiona swann
          fiona swann  16 hours back

          Bring the constitution back? I didn't know it had gone anywhere! Must have blinked and missed that.when was it? Where did it go?just curious.

          • E. L. Hicks
            E. L. Hicks  18 hours back

            "Tollerided"..., just made me laugh out loud!

            • ONNIE TALONE
              ONNIE TALONE  21 hours back

              what if he was right,? anyone ever thinks about that????DA That General was going to take over the Religious Leader, what if America had intel that General was going to take out The Supreme Leader, trouble is classified even from Democrats!lol

              • Eliakim ishchayil
                Eliakim ishchayil  1 days back

                The war powers act, the patriot act, numerous immigration laws all sighted and approved by the Republican Party and they keep talking about smaller government.

                • astral fix
                  astral fix  1 days back

                  I have being saying it for a year, 2001 was coming back this exact year but reversed. Its all because of the great conjunction. Here is the last one I did

                  • deniseg812
                    deniseg812  1 days back

                    All I know is he is exhausting.

                    • Holy Diver
                      Holy Diver  1 days back

                      I wasn't surprised at all by any of this. The memes of this presidency will last, forever.

                      • subliminal
                        subliminal  2 days back

                        Trump uses Hose cause hes Hosing the American people.

                        • Phil Rabe
                          Phil Rabe  2 days back

                          Poor little Teddy Cruz, he is unaware that it is the GOP who created three GIGANTIC NEW big gov bureaus- EPA, DEA, and DHS in the last half century.
                          Cry me a river about big Gov, ya fuckin Texan fraud!

                          • Team VLCN
                            Team VLCN  2 days back

                            Drumpf doesn't think his citizens deserve the information that could lead to WWIII.

                            If you support this man, you do not have the right to call yourself American.

                            • John Donne Show
                              John Donne Show  2 days back

                              They're Rigging again the Primary in 2020 against Bernie Sanders like 2016. Look the Fake CNN. Late Night With Seth Myers Nothing to See Here. LOL :D

                              • An IlU-Yahweh
                                An IlU-Yahweh  2 days back

                                you'd be out of job without trump so pray trump 2020 :))

                                • S. Roy
                                  S. Roy  3 days back

                                  Iran is well handled by President 👍

                                  • Nomi Malone
                                    Nomi Malone  3 days back

                                    Comparing trump's clips to the clips from the Bush administration make George W. sound like a genius.

                                    • TheLeigha72
                                      TheLeigha72  3 days back

                                      1) Trump is creating such chaos most can not keep up.

                                      2) Trump is misrepresenting how the process works. Even the President can not do it alone. There is a process. It's just that the process, is being completely gas-lit from within. Polarized by the 'thing' that is Trump. It is a presidency of smoke and mirrors. I pray that the good people who are working in the US White House, still moral to the people, hang in there.

                                      • Juan Gracia Marques
                                        Juan Gracia Marques  3 days back

                                        Yeah but is america great already or not?

                                        • Sam Russell
                                          Sam Russell  3 days back

                                          The US Embassy in Iraq is one of Saddam Hussein's former Palaces....
                                          It was specifically built to ensure the Iraqi people knew who controlled them...

                                          Who wouldn't want to blow something like that up?

                                          • Dan Lee
                                            Dan Lee  3 days back

                                            Trump just makes up facts to please himself , it's time for him to go.

                                            • Nostradamuzzzz
                                              Nostradamuzzzz  3 days back

                                              Still waiting for my country to get "nuclear weapons" so we can be "liberated" from an "oppressive regime".

                                            • cris leverett
                                              cris leverett  3 days back

                                              Imminent threat. Hmm sounds like weapons of mass destruction. Wonder where this is going.

                                            • Bryon Ervin
                                              Bryon Ervin  3 days back

                                              This guy is a comedian he's quite a joke that's probably why nobody will see my TV to talk who the hell is he he's not very entertaining sorry and you did flip over his car that was kind of need oh my God that's that's always got

                                              • ErykaSoleil
                                                ErykaSoleil  3 days back

                                                It's like Trump is your grandfather who's developed dementia, and the Republicans in the House and Senate are your cousin who's tricking Grandpa into changing the will so everything goes to them.

                                                • CHASE THE LASER KITTY
                                                  CHASE THE LASER KITTY  3 days back

                                                  President Trump starts off 2020 having presided over a lower average unemployment rate than any president at a comparable point in office in recorded history.

                                                  On Friday, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that the unemployment rate held steady at a historically low 3.5% in December. Since February 2017, Trump's first full month in office, the monthly unemployment rate has averaged 3.9%. No prior president has averaged less than 4% over the first 35 months of his presidency. The closest was Dwight Eisenhower, when the rate averaged 4.3% between February 1953 and December 1955.

                                                  Modern unemployment statistics did not start being kept until 1948, after Harry Truman's first 35 months in office, so this analysis only starts with Eisenhower. Nonetheless, it does point to the unprecedented nature of this consistently low level of unemployment.

                                              • PutinWithAnimals
                                                PutinWithAnimals  3 days back

                                                13:32 Trump became Australian there for a second

                                                • PutinWithAnimals
                                                  PutinWithAnimals  3 days back

                                                  Gerry Connolly looks like when you create a character in an RPG, and you place the eyes too low. No offense

                                                  • PutinWithAnimals
                                                    PutinWithAnimals  3 days back

                                                    Trump spoke about "the Aconstitution" and "the Constitrution", those are totally different things

                                                    • zzz wy
                                                      zzz wy  3 days back

                                                      the game of sociopaths , narcissists , psychopaths and sadists

                                                      • Lakeith Gray
                                                        Lakeith Gray  4 days back

                                                        And that's why I wish we had Barack! They so scared of the woke up black man!!

                                                        • Pa Ms
                                                          Pa Ms  4 days back

                                                          It will be nice to see you f-ing traitors and your media go down without any comeback, to us you have made it clear you want a fight, well, you have it. Just remember, you wanted it.

                                                          • Ned Labarbara
                                                            Ned Labarbara  4 days back

                                                            Terminal stupidity. A common way to die

                                                            • checkoutmyballz
                                                              checkoutmyballz  4 days back

                                                              Just like Melania every time she has to sleep with Trump. She walks away angry and unsatisfied.

                                                              • Janna Myers
                                                                Janna Myers  4 days back

                                                                No dear, we all knew what was going on. Trump just lost his temper.

                                                                • Marc Bell
                                                                  Marc Bell  4 days back

                                                                  More grounds for more impeachment every week with this character.

                                                                  • Gregory Bates
                                                                    Gregory Bates  4 days back

                                                                    If Obama acted like this we would love him, I think not

                                                                    • Ant Bo
                                                                      Ant Bo  4 days back

                                                                      So, if killing a Terrorist is an act of war, what exactly was the killing of Bin Laden?

                                                                      • M Modack
                                                                        M Modack  4 days back

                                                                        Pompeo- lies upon lies upon lies with a straight FACE- Trump lies upon lies upon lies with a straight face - these are the kind of Officials that are running a country like America & destroying the lives of other countries thru FAKE WARS by telling the American people of " eminent threats" ++- either the American people are totally naive or its just a habit that America has that when officials are caught with high corruption they look for wars to divert attention to themselves .America has a lot to answer for ,for mucking up millions of other people's lives - ITS SIMPLY DISGUSTING- IRAN is a cultured nation & America wants to destroy it at all costs thru their HUMUNGUS LIES- For heaven sake just look at who they have as a president of a great nation-

                                                                        • Michae Dove
                                                                          Michae Dove  4 days back

                                                                          That old clip of George W. is a good reminder of how stupid that guy was. Don't think Trump is the first Republican President that speaks like an idiot.

                                                                          • David Edwards
                                                                            David Edwards  4 days back

                                                                            When it comes to the dickhead's impeachment trial, forget the politicians making a decision. tRump always brags about how he won the most votes (a typical tRump lie), so I am positive he would far prefer to have the American public make a decision in this trial.
                                                                            The prosecutor only needs to show a couple of videos like this, showing that tRump and his buddies are willing to lie to get what they want. As such, he should not have any opportunity to hold power. He uses it for his OWN benefit. Oh, and show that video where he brags about selling the US military to other countries...

                                                                            • avni ajdini
                                                                              avni ajdini  4 days back

                                                                              United states,and its government is nothing but cartels/gangsters

                                                                              • xbox has no games lol xbox sucks ass

                                                                                How about f off you dumb ass clown

                                                                                • Jack O'Jack
                                                                                  Jack O'Jack  4 days back

                                                                                  Trump is a fucking imbecile, it's only way to describe him.

                                                                                  • dave etcetera
                                                                                    dave etcetera  4 days back

                                                                                    That Texas saying is so old that it actually comes from England. Bush was quoting The Who.

                                                                                    • may wilson
                                                                                      may wilson  4 days back

                                                                                      It took America, 8 years to start to recover from Bush Puppy. Then we got trump. How many years will it take to recover from him? 16,000 lies, You know when trump says something expect the opposite.

                                                                                      • chilledmonkeebrains
                                                                                        chilledmonkeebrains  4 days back

                                                                                        SecDef is the former head of Raytheon....can anyone say “conflict of interest”

                                                                                        • chilledmonkeebrains
                                                                                          chilledmonkeebrains  4 days back

                                                                                          If my kids lied to my face with the hubris that Pompeo lies to us, I wud slap the taste out of their mouths

                                                                                          • Sriparno Baksi
                                                                                            Sriparno Baksi  4 days back

                                                                                            Presdent...Relax Sub-President.No more Replacement.....No Lies..