Friday, April 12, 2024

Donald Trump Claims Record-High Stock Market, Strong Economy, Dropping Inflation is Because of Him


The stock market just finished the year at an all time high.

Inflation is coming down. Jobs are strong. Gas prices have dropped back to what they were during the Obama administration. The economy is robust.

Joe Biden is president, and has been, for three years. Yet Donald Trump thinks all this success is owed to him.

In all caps, he’s using a deranged scare tactic to convince his base the world will go to hell if he’s not elected in 2024. He is, to quote an old commercial, Cuckoo for Cocoa Puffs. He’s just lying and ignoring facts. What else is new?

Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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