Trump Likes to Use 9/11 to Brag About His Ratings

found online by Raymond

 
From Tommy Christopher:

That sickening pattern began just hours after the World Trade Center fell, when he bragged on TV about having the tallest building after the attack. It continued right through the 2016 presidential campaign, when he used the tragedy to boast, to an Iowa crowd, about his ratings:

“’Face the Nation’ put out a release last week that they had, their interview with Donald Trump, long interview, from Florida, that it was the highest-rated show they’ve had in 15 or 16 years, since the fall of the World Trade Center. Highest-rated show!”

In case you were wondering, no, Trump was not simply quoting the press release, which did not mention the attacks…

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