Stephen Colbert

If Trump wants to run toward danger, he should take on the NRA

If Trump wants to run toward danger, he should take on the NRA

As expected, late-night comedians like Stephen Colbert were out in full force Monday mocking President Donald Trump after he told the nation’s governors who were meeting at the White House that he would have rushed into Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School to save students during the shooting had he been there “even if I didn’t have a weapon.” Admittedly, it was a pretty bold claim by someone who took five draft deferments during the Vietnam War — would the bone spurs have slowed down his rush toward danger? But false bravado isn’t some new discovery in the Trump spectrum of personality disorder. The American electorate has surely figured out by now that’s how he rolls.

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