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Quid Pro Quo: Trump Pimps Tom Cotton's Book On Twitter

Tom Cotton made an ass out of himself on CBS yesterday, insulting farmers in defense of Trump. This morning Trump used his Twitter account to promote Cotton's book.

Tom Cotton, yesterday:

Donald Trump, today:

Yes, he misspelled "cemetery" and hasn't cracked a book since forever, and this is highly unethical. Still, he has one talent, and he's putting it to work:

I don't ordinarily quote Rick Tyler, but this deserves points:

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