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Buckeyeblue

(5,499 posts)
9. Those documents made him feel powerful
Fri Jun 9, 2023, 11:44 AM
Jun 2023

Being able to access any secret and air force one were the two things Trump loved the most about being president. He couldn't take air force one, but he could take the documents.

The fact that he might have sold them or show them to others was about power as well. Money is money. But people buying the documents isn't about finance, it's about power.

All but the first one which is his legal strategy: Merlot Jun 2023 #1
To sell them to other dictators of course. Autumn Jun 2023 #2
He said something to Kaitlan Collins-- viva la Jun 2023 #3
Yup Farmer-Rick Jun 2023 #5
Exactly! Iwasthere Jun 2023 #12
Money Blue Owl Jun 2023 #4
Vanity TwilightZone Jun 2023 #6
I suspect he is a klepto too. GreenWave Jun 2023 #7
NARCISSISM. maxsolomon Jun 2023 #8
Those documents made him feel powerful Buckeyeblue Jun 2023 #9
Because he could. Srkdqltr Jun 2023 #10
More accurately, because he -thought- he could. TwilightZone Jun 2023 #11
That too. I think it's that simple. Srkdqltr Jun 2023 #13
To thumb his nose at the establishment. No one tells him what to do. underpants Jun 2023 #14
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