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Tue Oct 3, 2017, 09:50 PM Oct 2017

San Juan mayor on MSNBC: Trump's throwing supplies "terrible & abominable" - VIDEO [View all]

Last edited Tue Oct 3, 2017, 11:07 PM - Edit history (1)

She said he was "insulting" to Puerto Rico.

Used her "miscommunicator-in-chief" name for him again.

She has a much higher opinion of his staff, thinks they're trying.

VIDEO in this Maddow Blog tweet:

That tweet's video clip had the quotes I've mentioned.

Here's a link to video of the entire interview:

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She's so more articulate than HipChick Oct 2017 #1
I love her. cwydro Oct 2017 #13
Maybe she'll run for president. InAbLuEsTaTe Oct 2017 #58
SHe just called him the miscommunicator in chief. Amaryllis Oct 2017 #2
He is a cruel man bdamomma Oct 2017 #15
Message auto-removed Name removed Oct 2017 #61
Puerto Rico gets flooded out and Trump brings Bounty Towels to the rescue. Baitball Blogger Oct 2017 #33
watching now bdamomma Oct 2017 #3
She's on a roll. madaboutharry Oct 2017 #4
I can't see it. cwydro Oct 2017 #5
I just edited the OP to add some details. highplainsdem Oct 2017 #6
This is "goes viral fast" material, don't you think? It was pretty potent stuff she was saying. Amaryllis Oct 2017 #11
Just edited the OP to add a video link from Maddow Blog. Expect to see it on Mediaite soon. highplainsdem Oct 2017 #25
Go here to watch it live on your computer: Amaryllis Oct 2017 #7
Thanks! nt cwydro Oct 2017 #8
See the OP for a link to video. highplainsdem Oct 2017 #26
Will do. cwydro Oct 2017 #27
When she briefly shook hands with Trump NastyRiffraff Oct 2017 #12
I cannot stand that this stain is in our highest office. cwydro Oct 2017 #14
That way Mr. Germophobe wouldn't... 3catwoman3 Oct 2017 #51
Glad to see she's not backing down. nolabear Oct 2017 #9
She has more balls than he could ever hope to have. BigmanPigman Oct 2017 #19
She's a force of nature. JohnnyLib2 Oct 2017 #10
Dont Think Shes a Trumpster Ccarmona Oct 2017 #16
I heard on the top of the hour radii broadcast GusBob Oct 2017 #17
I Just Saw Joy's Interview with Mayor Cruz Leith Oct 2017 #18
Agree. Already seeing lots of tweets saying Trump will not be able to ignore this. highplainsdem Oct 2017 #20
Where did you see it? Was she subbing for Chris? nt ecstatic Oct 2017 #23
Subbing for Rachel. Check the OP for link to Maddow Blog tweet w/ video highplainsdem Oct 2017 #28
For Rachel Leith Oct 2017 #38
He treated them like dogs. Go fetch! Racist asshole! nt ecstatic Oct 2017 #21
Just edited the OP to add this Maddow Blog tweet with video clip: highplainsdem Oct 2017 #22
His behavior was just abominable. smirkymonkey Oct 2017 #24
The Governor of Puerto Rico better watch his back. SunSeeker Oct 2017 #29
The mayor and the governor are opposites Not Ruth Oct 2017 #34
She is not in "the fringe party" the Partido Popular and the PNP are constantly Guy Whitey Corngood Oct 2017 #57
May I ask ? syringis Oct 2017 #30
Guessing Trump wanted something more dramatic than handing out supplies, needed something light highplainsdem Oct 2017 #31
Thank you highplainsdem :-) syringis Oct 2017 #35
YVW. :-) And yes, what Trump did was extremely insulting. Condescending. highplainsdem Oct 2017 #36
IT'S HIS NARCISSISM AT WORK. THAT is what makes sense. Trump is beyond disgusting here, WinkyDink Oct 2017 #37
Thank you WinkyDink :-) syringis Oct 2017 #42
He Was Just Playing Games Leith Oct 2017 #41
Thank you Leith syringis Oct 2017 #44
Beer and Sedatives Help Leith Oct 2017 #45
I'm afraid... syringis Oct 2017 #47
That's Okay Leith Oct 2017 #52
There's an old American elitist saying: "let them eat paper towels". KY_EnviroGuy Oct 2017 #56
"He never went to where roads had been washed out." 3catwoman3 Oct 2017 #54
I am STILL wondering why the mayor is not showing the hundreds of dead Maria victims in the Not Ruth Oct 2017 #65
The first Mardi Gras parade I ever saw in person misanthrope Oct 2017 #60
It is an appropriate comparison syringis Oct 2017 #67
a wonder he didn't toss the flashlights eShirl Oct 2017 #63
Ave, Caesar! ChazInAz Oct 2017 #32
Yes, it does - excellent comparison packman Oct 2017 #40
This is it syringis Oct 2017 #46
Look closely at that group. They look like "Fake hurricane victims" to me. Photo-Op props. WinkyDink Oct 2017 #39
It has been reported that he went to the richest part of the island GusBob Oct 2017 #43
Don't take this the wrong way but I would bet a dime to a dollar pangaia Oct 2017 #48
Well... syringis Oct 2017 #49
That sure cuts both ways, doesn't it. pangaia Oct 2017 #50
Buffon in chief have lowered standards... syringis Oct 2017 #55
Link to Mediaite story about this: highplainsdem Oct 2017 #53
It's damn shocking what shit passes for a president in the USA. n/t RKP5637 Oct 2017 #59
Agreed. n/t area51 Oct 2017 #62
You gotta be kidding. oasis Oct 2017 #64
I guess he ran out of Play-Doh. nt Buns_of_Fire Oct 2017 #66
Have any news networks posted this video? CrispyQ Oct 2017 #68
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