From: MNMikeW <mnmiikkew@aol.com>
Subject: Re: Silly CNN
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Subject: Re: Silly CNN
Date: Tue, 02 Jan 2018 17:13:51 -0600
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BK@Onramp.net wrote:
> On Tue, 02 Jan 2018 16:42:09 -0600, MNMikeW<mnmiikkew@aol.com>  wrote:
>
>> BK@Onramp.net wrote:
>>> On Tue, 2 Jan 2018 21:40:11 -0000 (UTC), "DumbedDownUSA"
>>><dumb.america@gmail.com>   wrote:
>>>
>>>> Moderate wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> "DumbedDownUSA"<dumb.america@gmail.com>   Wrote in message:
>>>>>> Moderate wrote:
>>>>>>
>>>>>>> "John B."<johnb505@gmail.com>   Wrote in message:
>>>>>>>> On Saturday, December 30, 2017 at 6:22:23 AM UTC-5, DumbedDownUSA
>>>>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>>>>> Dene wrote:
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Must?ve been a real slow news week?
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> CNN mocked after obsessing over white truck that blocked view
>>>>> of>>   >>   >   Trump playing golf
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>> http://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/2017/12/29/cnn-mocked-after-ob...
>>>>>>> sing-over-white-truck-that-block-view-trump-playing-golf.html>>
>>>>>>>>> The irony here is that while mocking CNN, rather poorly, they
>>>>> draw>>   >>   attention to how embarrassed Trump is to be seen playing
>>>>> golf yet>>   again.>>   >>   What's to be mocked here; CNN for trying to
>>>>> get a>>   picture of the>>   president going about his day or the
>>>>> president for>>   ordering a white>>   truck to stalk him along the
>>>>> route in order to>>   prevent such reporting.>>   >>   >>   So do Fox
>>>>> report how much time Trump has spent on his own>>   properties>>   this
>>>>> year and how much his companies have made out of>>   that choice.>>
>>>>> That's your money that's going in his pocket every>>   time he plays
>>>>> golf.>>   >>   >>   Not worth reporting on, huh.
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> --
>>>>>>>>> Trump ***Irresponsible, unprofessional and sending the wrong
>>>>>>> message.***
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> Trump has spent $92 million taxpayer dollars on vacations in less
>>>>>>>> than one year, which is more than any previous president spent in
>>>>>>>> his first four years.
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> What a liar.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> http://www.newsweek.com/obama-administration-travel-costs-114-mill
>>>>>>> ion-trump-723883
>>>>>>
>>>>>> https://www.snopes.com/obama-trump-travel-costs/
>>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> Good to know snopes also confirmed. John's lie.
>>>>
>>>> What else did it confirm?
>>>
>>> This:
>>> "Based on the limited information available as of October 2017, the
>>> Trump family's monthly travel expenditures during the early part of
>>> his administration exceeded the monthly spending averages of President
>>> Obama and family".
>>
>> Big deal. Trumps family is bigger.
>
> So?  There's still a big difference and in Trump's case
> unnecessary.  They don't all have to go on his trips.

They don't. They get the same protection. Just like Michelle Obama got 
when she went on trips w/o BHO.
>
>>>
>>>> WHAT'S FALSE
>>>
>>> "The stated total of $147 million for President Trump and family's
>>> travel expenditures over nine months was vastly exaggerated and
>>> unsupported by actual data."
>>>
>>> Moderate can never tell the whole truth.  There's always at least a
>>> lie by omission.
>>
>> What lie would that be?
>
> Seriously? Which of the above did he fail to mention?

Why would he have to? He was calling out John on his $92 million claim. 
Which, he seems afraid to post a cite for.