Trump complains about 'Fake Book,' likens himself to Reagan

Steve Bannon

He told BBC Radio in an interview broadcast on Saturday that his book is creating "the perception and the understanding that will finally end. this presidency".

Trump, who has often criticized Sessions of his performance as attorney general, said he nonetheless supports him. "I think that would qualify as not smart, but genius...and a very stable genius at that!"

President Trump was the only candidate that could have taken on and defeated the Clinton apparatus.

It wasn't long before the book created a public rift between Trump and Bannon, who's always been one of the president's most ardent supporters.

In excerpts of Wolff's book that were published online earlier this week, Bannon was quoted as calling the meetings between Donald Trump Jr. and a Russian lawyer with links to the Kremlin "treasonous". "And then also they would do this thing that would be like, 'Oh, this is off the record.' And I would say, 'I would like to use it for the book.' And they would say, 'Well, when does that come out?' And I would say, 'Next year.' 'Oh, oh, yeah, OK, fine, '" Wolff recounted.

Trump said Democratic critics and the US news media were bringing up the "old Ronald Reagan playbook and screaming mental stability and intelligence" since they have not been able to bring him down in other ways. Aside from his Roy Moore endorsement campaign disaster in Alabama, Bannon's ultimate misstep was granting Michael Wolff access to the White House which made the provocative book, Fire and Fury, possible.

Reagan, the Republican US president from 1981-1989, was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease in 1994 and died in 2004.

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This phenomenon is already having an impact on even the anti-Trump elements of the news media.

Trump's chief of staff, John Kelly, who has tried to bring order to a chaotic White House, said he had not seen the tweets until reporters showed them to him just before Trump spoke about noon.

"The one description that everyone gave, everyone has in common - they all say 'he is like a child.' And what they mean by that he has a need for immediate gratification".

Journalist Wolff, no stranger to controversy, quotes several key Trump aides expressing doubt about Trump's ability to lead the world's largest economy and military hegemon.

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley on Sunday defended Trump administration staffers on ABC's "This Week with George Stephanopoulos".

White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders this week called such suggestions "disgraceful and laughable".

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