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FUREY: Looks like it’s time for a pro-Trump column

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28.06.2020

It was quite something to log in to Twitter last weekend during President Donald Trump’s Tulsa rally, his first since the lockdowns came into effect.

Both anonymous accounts and prominent journalists and public figures unleashed non-stop jabs at every aspect of the rally as if they were auditioning to be some low-rent MSNBC version of Rodney Dangerfield.

Trump got no respect from the gatekeepers of the approved, official and never to be questioned mainstream narrative, one that has insisted since 2016 that every thing even vaguely concerning the American presidency be filtered through the lens of Trump Derangement Syndrome.

The maddening din continued for days. “6 excuses for why the Trump Tulsa rally was such a dud” blared a CNN headline; while New York Magazine offered up “All the Ways Trump’s Tulsa Rally Was a Complete Disaster.”

Imagine spending your time writing a detailed post-mortem on a single, relatively typical by Trump standards, campaign event. It’s like 2016 all over again. Possibly worse.

There can be good fun to be had in watching people’s heads explode when you make the case for the re-election of Donald Trump, which I am about to do.

But it can also prove exhausting. For the TDS crowd, there is........

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