DemDaily: The Eviscerator

June 3, 2016

By all accounts Hillary Clinton hit it out of the ballpark with her foreign policy speech on Thursday, which doubled as an indictment of Donald Trump's policies - or lack thereof.

The former Secretary of State took on an uncharacteristically aggressive persona, releasing a 34-point "evisceration" of the presumptive Republican nominee.
Clinton used Trump's own "dangerously incoherent" words to underscore the threat his presidency would pose to global security and relations.
 The Highlights:
"This is not someone who should ever have the nuclear codes because it's not hard to imagine Donald Trump leading us into a war just because somebody got under his very thin skin."

"I will leave it to the psychiatrists to explain his affection for tyrants."

"He says he doesn't have to listen to our generals or ambassadors because he has -- quote -- 'a very good brain.' He also said, 'I know more about ISIS than the generals do, believe me.' You know what? I don't believe him."
"He says he has foreign policy experience because he ran the Miss Universe pageant in Russia."
"He praised China for the Tiananmen Square massacre -- which Donald described gleefully, like he was recapping an action movie."
 "The stakes in global statecraft are infinitely higher and more complex than in the world of luxury hotels."
"Imagine if he had not just his Twitter account at his disposal when he's angry, but America's entire arsenal."

 

"Now imagine Donald Trump sitting in the Situation Room, making life-or-death decisions on behalf of the United States."     
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