JUST NOW: What gets you in trouble in the White House?— John Berman (@JohnBerman) June 17, 2019
--violating the Hatch Act: No
--Lying to the press: No
--denigrating John McCain: No.
Coughing out-loud? BINGO!!!!!@NewDaypic.twitter.com/Ka9HzP3Ryp
It's not the cough that carries your off - but the coffin they carry you off in!
Donald Trump takes exception to his chief of staff Mick Mulvaney coughing during an interview and asks him to leave the room.
The coughing started as Trump gave some rambling non-answer about his financial affairs and refusal to release his tax returns.
So who knows, maybe it was a signal to the boss to stop digging himself into such a big hole on 'live' TV?
Because Trump has reneged on a promise to release his tax returns - even though every American president has done so going all the way back to Richard Nixon.
Trump's a Disaster (17/06/19)
Donald Trump fired off one of his dumb tweets the other day attacking the London Mayor and calling Sadiq Khan a "disaster" because of the city's violent crime rates.
But here's how London's homicide rates compare with major cities in America - a subject on which Trump has virtually nothing to say.
Presidents and 'Village Idiots' (13/06/19)
Somewhere in America a small town is missing its 'village idiot'.