Trump reportedly calls Comey ‘nut job,’ Twitter goes nuts

Former FBI chairman James Comey is the last recipient of Trump’s “nut job” insult .
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The New York Times dropped another scoop Friday, this time including some savory details about what Donald Trump told the Russians in the Oval Office last week. This was apparently a direct repeat from Trump: I exactly fuelled the head of the FBI. He was crazy, a real nut job.”

The fact that Trump called former FBI director James Comey a “nut job” managed to stand out amongst all the head-spinning bulletin the coming week. Specially in light of Comey’s firing last week and that Trump may have asked Comey to back off investigating Michael Flynn in the Russian election spoofing probe.

Of course, it was only a matter of times before Twitter had a heyday with the “nut job” quote. It was also perfect timing that the animated movie Nut Job exactly was indicated that a sequel was coming to theaters in August.

Everyone abruptly realise Trump has a history of using the insult “nut job.”

Here’s the full video of the San Jose rally from June 2016 where Trump announced out Bernie Sanders. And back in February 2016 he exploited the same word to describe Lindsey Graham.

The comment naturally met its nature to Merriam-Webster where the glossary enunciated searches for “nutjob” were tending Friday.

Calling anyone and everyone a nut job is seemingly a hard habit to crack for Trump.

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