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Don’t Listen to the Fake News Media: Trump Did NOT Say he’d be ‘Honored’ to Meet With Kim Jong-un

Jeff Dunetz
Written by Jeff Dunetz

The Democrats and the mainstream media went absolutely NUTS! How could the president tell Bloomberg News that he would be honored to meet with Kim Jong Un? The guy is a murderer, he used chemical weapons on his half-brother, he used a rocket launcher to kill a girlfriend…and that’s how he treats people he likes. 

Kim Jong Un is a horrible tyrant who kills North Koreans without conscience, and now he is on the edge of being able to threaten the United States with a nuclear attack. I agree how could the president say that? Happily I can report he didn’t say that, the media spun his words.

The Washington Post headline was typical of the news report about Trump’s comment, “President Trump says he would be ‘honored’ to meet with North Korean dictator.” CNN, Good Morning AmericaThe Today Show, etc., the mainstream media all reported their own version of Trump’s words.

If you read the exact quote it seems as if he was saying, he didn’t want to have to meet Kim Jong Un, but if circumstances were right, he would honored to do it to make peace for America.

He first talks about how it would be a tough meeting if “we have to do that” and continues:

“If it would be appropriate for me to meet with him, I would absolutely, I would be honored to do it, If it’s under the, again, under the right circumstances. But I would do that.”

He then follows up with str…

Read the rest of the story at Jeff Dunetz’s blog The Lid

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Jeff Dunetz

Jeff Dunetz

Jeff is a Journalist, Blogger and one of the rare Jewish conservatives in a sea of north east liberal Jews (Thanksgiving dinner is a real pip). Jeff was honored with the 2014 Not For Profit Blogger of the Year award by the National Blogger's Club, is editor/publisher of The Lid (, contributing reporter at and Political Columnist for the newspaper, The Jewish Star.

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