Good fucking riddance.
President Donald Trump on Tuesday forced out John Bolton, his hawkish national security adviser with whom he had significant disagreements on Iran, Afghanistan and a cascade of other global challenges.
The two men offered opposing accounts on Bolton’s less than friendly departure, a leave-taking example of what had been a fractious relationship almost from the start.
Trump tweeted that he told Bolton Monday night his services were no longer needed at the White House and Bolton submitted his resignation Tuesday morning. Bolton responded in a tweet of his own that he offered to resign Monday “and President Trump said, ‘Let’s talk about it tomorrow.'”
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The article describes exactly what I was expecting that prick to do. Backstabbing, ulterior motives, trying to stymie Trumps ideas and plans, creating his own little network of sycophants and working non stop on his own NeoCon agenda.
I mean, who never saw that shit coming from the day he was appointed?
He should have never been allowed anywhere near the Levers of Power again in the first place and I knew Trump had made a mistake by appointing him.
At least he is finally gone.
Sacked is even better.