Donald Trump called Iran a “horrible, horrible country” way back in 1987.
Donald Trump is tired of seeing the United States being used as a “whipping post” by Iran, which he described as “a horrible, horrible country.” He suggested that the United States should attack Iran “and take over some of their oil.”
Donald Trump, whose personal fortune is estimated at $ 3-billion, said he is tired of hearing politicians say higher taxes are the answer to federal budget deficit. His solution is to tax “these countries that are ripping us off left and right” and use the money to pay off the deficit.
“I don’t mean you demand it. But I’ll tell you what folks, there’s a way you can ask them and they will give it, if you have the right person asking.” (Phil Gailey, “Democrats come courting Trump,” St. Petersburg Times, November 19, 1987).
I don’t know about you but that sounds officially familiar.
For all the talks of Trump flip flopping he seems to be fairly consistent.