Subject: Meet Trump’s Pretend Military Advisors Sun Aug 23, 2015 12:41 pm
Published on Aug 23, 2015 In a recent interview, Donald Trump was asked who his military advisors were. Trump responded that he sees Colonel Jack Jacobs on occasion. When Jacobs was asked about his, he explained that he doesn’t. Cenk Uygur, host of the The Young Turks, breaks it down. Tell us what you think in the comment section below.
"When Donald Trump, the reality show tycoon turned GOP front-runner, appeared on Meet the Press this past Sunday, host Chuck Todd asked him, "Who do you talk to for military advice right now?" At first, Trump had no direct answer. He replied, "Well, I watch the shows. I mean, I really see a lot of great—you know, when you watch your show and all of the other shows and you have the generals and you have certain people that you like." Todd pressed him: "But is there a go-to for you?" Trump said he had two or three "go-to" advisers. He named John Bolton, one of the most hawkish neoconservatives, and retired Army Col. Jack Jacobs, who is a military analyst for MSNBC and NBC News. "Col. Jack Jacobs is a good guy," Trump said. "And I see him on occasion.””*
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