Daily Archives: August 9, 2017

Tillerson Deputy Attempts To Lower State Department Employee Anxiety…

When we initially read this article yesterday our review began with an earnest and sincere effort to understand the concerns amid the career bureaucrats in the U.S. State Department; and also to understand the overall cultural climate that would need … Continue reading

Posted in Big Government, Big Stupid Government, President Trump, propaganda, Secretary of State, Secretary Tillerson, Typical Prog Behavior, Uncategorized, United Nations | 228 Comments

Gordon Chang: President Trump “Fire and Fury” Comments Intended for China Not North Korea…

Apparently CTH and Asian expert Gordon Chang are on the same intellectual page in analysis of the ongoing North Korea issues.  In this interview Mr. Chang outlines the dynamic between U.S. President Trump, North Korean President Kim Jong-un and Chinese … Continue reading

Posted in Big Government, Big Stupid Government, China, N Korea, President Trump, Secretary of State, Secretary Tillerson, Uncategorized | 108 Comments

President Trump, Via Robert Mercer, Targets Jeff Flake…

Robert Mercer is a billionaire hedge fund manager who originally constructed the multi-million Cambridge Analytica data tool to aid Ted Cruz in winning the 2016 GOP Primary. Mr. Mercer bought controlling interest in Breitbart Media for $10+ million. It was … Continue reading

Posted in Big Government, Decepticons, Deep State, Donald Trump, Election 2018, Legislation, Mitch McConnell, President Trump, Uncategorized | 351 Comments

China Announces Their Official Threats Against President Trump’s Economic Security Policy…

Well, many of us were waiting for this – and we have discovered exactly what most CTH readers anticipated, China is a paper tiger. Last night China finally delivered the official communist government position outlining their perceived leverage over the … Continue reading

Posted in Big Government, China, Communist, Decepticons, Deep State, Donald Trump, Economy, media bias, N Korea, President Trump, Professional Idiots, propaganda, Secretary of State, Secretary Tillerson, Trade Deal, Uncategorized, US dept of agriculture, US Treasury, USA | 347 Comments

State Department Heather Nauert Press Briefing – North Korea Dominates Agenda…

State Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert delivers the press briefing for August 9th, 2017.  The insufferable media gnats remain fixated on President Trump’s remarks about North Korea – remarks, combined with months of created leverage, that are actually delivering results. After … Continue reading

Posted in Big Government, Big Stupid Government, China, Legislation, media bias, N Korea, President Trump, Press Secretary - Trump, Secretary of State, Secretary Tillerson, Trade Deal, Uncategorized, United Nations | 62 Comments

Defense Secretary James Mattis Delivers Statement on North Korea…

Speaking today in Garmisch-Partenkirchen Germany, Defense Secretary James Mattis gave a statement to the media before the commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the Marshall Plan at the George C. Marshall Center: “The United States and our allies have the … Continue reading

Posted in China, Death Threats, Donald Trump, Military, N Korea, President Trump, Uncategorized | 128 Comments

President Trump Responds To Mitch McConnell’s Complaint About “excessive expectations”…

President Trump responded moments ago to the statement from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell about President Trump holding “excessive expectations” of congress. McConnell’s remarks were made Monday and highlighted yesterday. President Trump responds via twitter: “I don’t think so”…

Posted in Decepticons, Donald Trump, media bias, Mitch McConnell, Paul Ryan, President Trump, Uncategorized | 252 Comments

Secretary Tillerson Quick Presser En Route to Guam…

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has been engaged with Southeast Asian nations for the past five days during his trip to the ASEAN conference.  The issues surrounding North Korea took up most of the dialogue.  En route to Guam Secretary … Continue reading

Posted in ASEAN, China, Economy, media bias, N Korea, President Trump, Secretary Tillerson, Uncategorized, United Nations | 60 Comments

More Granules – “Friends With Benefits” – Quiet Activity Appears After Phone Calls…

As you know CTH takes a different approach at significant world events. We try to share the untold stories as they shake out, in real time, in granular details not noted by the MSM.  We discuss the stuff on the … Continue reading

Posted in Big Government, Decepticons, Deep State, Donald Trump, Economy, energy, European Union, France, North Africa, Poland, President Trump, Russia, Secretary of State, Secretary Tillerson, Trade Deal, Uncategorized, United Nations, US dept of agriculture, US Treasury, USA | 353 Comments

August 9th – 2017 Presidential Politics – Trump Administration Day #202

In an effort to keep the Daily Open Thread a little more open topic we are going to start a new daily thread for “Presidential Politics”. Please use this thread to post anything relating to the Donald Trump Administration and … Continue reading

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