Georgia state Rep. Jason Spencer said he is considering legal action after he was tricked in an episode of Sacha Baron Cohen's new show, "Who is America?" (Georgia House of Representatives) A Georgia state lawmaker said Monday he was tricked by Sacha Baron Cohen’s controversial new series and is considering legal action. Republican state Rep. Jason Spencer said the producers of “Who is America?” got him to appear on the show by having him participate “in bogus self-defense and anti-terrorism training.” He accused the producers of having taken “advantage of my fears that I would be attacked by someone.” “They exploited my state of mind for profit and notoriety. This media company’s deceptive and fraudulent behavior is exactly why President Donald Trump was elected,” Spencer said in a statement to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Spencer, a controversial figure in Georgia politics, said he was made to “shout … [Read more...] about Sacha Baron Cohen chided by duped Georgia lawmaker: ‘This is why Trump was elected’
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U.S. Keith Richards has revealed that long before Donald Trump’s election as U.S. president he worked as a promoter for the Rolling Stones—and the guitarist was so enraged by the then property mogul's work that he pulled out a knife and demanded his firing. The rock legend told the BBC Tuesday that in 1989 Trump worked as a promoter for the Rolling Stones' Steel Wheels tour dates in Atlantic City, and he was astonished to see the band given second billing under the then casino and real estate mogul’s name. Musician Keith Richards of The Rolling Stones performs onstage during Desert Trip at the Empire Polo Field on October 7, 2016 in Indio, California. Richards has spoken out about Donald Trump's time working as a promoter for the band. Getty Images “He was the promoter for us in Atlantic City. It was [billed as] Donald Trump presents the Rolling Stones, [which was] in miniature. Recommended Slideshows … [Read more...] about Keith Richards Once Pulled Out a Knife and Demanded Donald Trump Was Sacked
Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Facebook Email Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest Activists plan to counterprotest when Donald Trump, Mike Pence visit Elkhart A counterprotest that could attract hundreds is being planned a block away from the Trump-Pence rally. Sent! A link has been sent to your friend's email address. Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. Join the Conversation To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Subscribe Today Log In Subscribed, but don't have a login? Activate your digital access. Dwight Adams, [email protected] Published 7:24 p.m. ET May 9, 2018 CLOSE On the campaign trail and after being elected President of the United States, Donald Trump has talked about these Hoosiers on his visits to Indiana. Nate Chute/IndyStar CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN COMMENT EMAIL MORE … [Read more...] about Activists plan to counterprotest when Donald Trump, Mike Pence visit Elkhart
Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Facebook Email Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest James Comey is back to remind us how Donald Trump got elected. Where's our apology? James Comey is flooding us with talk in his book and media blitz. All I really want to hear him say is 'I'm sorry, America,' for helping elect Trump. Sent! A link has been sent to your friend's email address. Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. 9 Join the Nation's Conversation To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Jill Lawrence, USA TODAY Opinion Published 6:00 a.m. ET April 17, 2018 | Updated 10:36 a.m. ET April 17, 2018 James Comey is flooding us with talk in his book and media blitz. But all I really want to hear him say is 'I'm sorry, America,' for helping elect Donald Trump. CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN 9 COMMENT EMAIL MORE Can you be … [Read more...] about James Comey is back to remind us how Donald Trump got elected. Where’s our apology?
Left: John S. McCain, USN, is shown in this undated photo lying injured in North Vietnam wearing an arm cast. He was held prisoner during the Vietnam War. (AP)Right: Donald Trump in 1976. (Tom Allen/The Washington Post) It was the spring of 1968, and Donald Trump had it good. He was 21 years old and handsome with a full head of hair. He avoided the Vietnam War draft on his way to earning an Ivy League degree. He was fond of fancy dinners, beautiful women and outrageous clubs. Most important, he had a job in his father’s real estate company and a brain bursting with money-making ideas that would make him a billionaire. “When I graduated from college, I had a net worth of perhaps $200,000,” he said in his 1987 autobiography “Trump: The Art of the Deal,” written with Tony Schwartz. (That’s about $1.4 million in 2015 dollars.) “I had my eye on Manhattan.” More than 8,000 miles away, John McCain sat in … [Read more...] about What Donald Trump was up to while John McCain was a prisoner of war