John F. Kelly

Alternative Fact of the Week: The Omarosa v. Trump conundrum

Alternative Fact of the Week: The Omarosa v. Trump conundrum

Our view: Whom do you believe when it’s the word of a reality TV star inside the White House against the word of a reality TV star he hired and fire multiple times? How about neither?

For those who watched “The Apprentice,” the reality TV show that helped propel Donald J. Trump into national prominence and, ultimately, the White House, Omarosa Manigault Newman represented a familiar archetype — the self-centered amoral schemer. It made for entertaining television. What wild thing might she do next and what would Mr. Trump say about it? With this week’s release of her book, “Unhinged: An Insider’s Account of the Trump White House,” she and President Trump were back on the tube...

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