Jan 18 2017

…über Trump-Interviews

Trumps press conference was pure insanity, to begin with. The president-elect of the United States of America pretended to present a pile of paperwork as proof for how busy he was. The truth is even more disconcerting. Since Monday, news and columns are filled with an “interview” Trump supposedly had with two European newspapers. The Times (UK) published the full transcript of the conversation that was actually conducted by a media-dude (Kai Diekmann) and a british parliamentarian and pro-brexit campaigner (Michael Gove). Diekmann thankfully put its relevance into proper context in a subsequent interview with German newspaper FAZ (and others).

We have complemented the Times transcript with the missing parts for clarity**.

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