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    Is Trump Too Reckless to be President?

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    On today's show we talk about how Donald Trump makes the United States a laughing stock on the international stage.

    Article: "Donald Trump gets a daily briefing all about how great he is" by Matthew Yglesias.

    Quote: "Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far." — Theodore Roosevelt.

    Tweet: "My first order as President was to renovate and modernize our nuclear arsenal. It is now far stronger and more powerful than ever before…." by Donald J. Trump.

    Article: "Fact-checking Donald Trump's misleading tweet about US nuclear arsenal" by Louis Jacobson.

    Article: "Hearing Loss of US Diplomats in Cuba Blamed on Covert Device" by Matthew Lee and Michael Weissenstein.

    Article: "FBI Raided Paul Manafort's Home" by Inae Oh.

    Article: "A Giant Trump Chicken Was Staring Down the White House" by Clare Palo.

    Article: "Trump's Spat With Mitch McConnell Widens GOP Divisions" by Chuck Todd, Mark Murray And Carrie Dann.

    Article: "Clinton Approves A Plan To Give Aid To North Koreans" by David E. Sanger, October 19, 1994.

    Article: "Timeline of the North Korean nuclear program" by Wikipedia.

    Article: "Chronology of US-North Korean Nuclear and Missile Diplomacy" by Arms Control Association.

    Video: President Bush Axis of Evil Speech.

    Article: "Falklands War" by Wikipedia.

    Article: "Invasion of Grenada" by Wikipedia.

    Article: "My Testimony for the Downing Street Memo Hearings" by Cindy Sheehan, June 16 2005. then Governor George Bush stated, "One of the keys to being seen as a great leader is to be seen as commander in chief. My father had all this political capital built up when he drove the Iraqis out of Kuwait and he wasted it. If I have a chance to invade, if I had that much capital, I'm not going to waste it. I'm going to get everything passed that I want to get passed and I'm going to have a successful presidency."

    Article: "Trump never nominated an Ambassador to Korea, but that's not the end of the world (yet)" by Philip Wegmann.

    Article: "Donald Trump nominates Callista Gingrich, wife of Newt Gingrich, as ambassador to the Vatican" by Emily Shugerman.

    Article: "Saudi lobby pays $138,000 for anti-Qatar ads in the US" by Creede Newton.

    Site: Mike Pence is President.

    Article: "25th Amendment" (presidential succession)

    Article: "United States and the International Criminal Court" by Wikipedia.

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    Nuclear War, social security, Obamacare, Falklands War, Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Mike Pence, Hillary Clinton, Mitch McConnell, Donald Trump, Democratic Republic of North Korea (DPRK), United States, South Korea
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