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Trump Has His 'I Am Not A Crook' Moment

"I never worked for Russia." We didn't think they hired you as an office manager, Donnie.

I guess Donald Trump thinks we're looking for a Russian pay stub with his name on it? The parodies have already begun:

BREAKING: Donald Trump asked by reporter: "Have you ever worked for Russia?"

— Paul Lee Ticks (@PaulLeeTicks)

In a truly Nixonian moment, Donald Trump says out loud "I never worked for Russia." He doesn't say I never worked WITH Russia, or that I never borrowed much-needed cash from Russia and I still owe them.

Things PRESIDENTS don’t usually say:

Nixon: I am not a crook.

Trump: I never worked for Russia.

— Lawrence O'Donnell (@Lawrence)

Remember, we still haven't seen his tax returns.

And this is worse than Watergate because of the "treason" part.

“No other president has so closely aligned himself with a hostile foreign leader, and no campaign has been so intertwined with Russian operatives. Even Richard Nixon didn’t do that.”

— Thomas Bishop (@ThomasB00001)

.-However much Nixon said I am not a crook & he was a crook he was our crook. He was not a foreign power's crook. That is a very big difference. The fact that we have to discuss this should be very frightening to all of us...This is much worse than

— AM Joy w/Joy Reid (@amjoyshow)

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