Trump Threatens Withdrawal Of NBC Broadcast License After “Fake” Tenfold-Nuke Story

Wednesday, October 11, 2017
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden
ZeroHedge.com
Oct 11, 2017

Update (10:10 am ET): Continuing the theme of attacking NBC for spreading “fake news” and hearsay, President Donald Trump in a tweet accused the network of making up yet another unflattering story about Trump and his relationships with his most senior advisers. He blasted NBC’s report as a work of “pure fiction” invented “to demean.”

And, ratcheting up his feud with the network, Trump questioned if it might be appropriate to revoke the network’s broadcasting license, adding that the network’s shoddy reporting is “bad for the country.”

Trump has regularly feuded with the media since taking office and has threatened to revoke White House press credentials on several occasions. But the latest tiff with NBC intensified after the network published a story alleging that Tillerson called Trump a “fucking moron” last week.

Apparently, possessing the largest nuclear arsenal in the world isn’t enough for President Donald Trump. To wit, NBC News is reporting that Trump had asked for a nearly tenfold increase in the US’s nuclear arsenal during a Pentagon defense briefing in July involving several of the administration’s most-senior officials.

According to the officials present at the meeting, Trump’s advisers, among them the Joint Chiefs of Staff and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, were surprised by Trump’s request, and quickly explained the legal and practical impediments to a nuclear buildup and how the current military posture is stronger than it was at the height of the build-up. In interviews. The president reportedly relented, and no such expansion is planned.

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One Response to “Trump Threatens Withdrawal Of NBC Broadcast License After “Fake” Tenfold-Nuke Story”

  1. Caroline

    I don’t listen to the Lame Stream Media for the same reason that I don’t eat out of the toilet. Turn that shit off, and get a hobby. The entire country will be better off for it.

    #3412676

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