Trump's "River of Blood"

Discussion in 'The Howard Stern Show' started by Smg669, Nov 24, 2015.

  1. Smg669

    Smg669 Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    126
    Joined:
    Mar 20, 2012
    Messages:
    344
    Likes Received:
    708
    That quote is amazing... this guy is hilarious! I hope you people make him president.

    http://gawker.com/trump-built-a-monument-to-a-fake-civil-war-battle-on-hi-1744416454

    Imagine for a second, if you can: Donald Trump mixing up history and lying about stuff. Yes, the man who claims he saw thousands of Arab-Americans celebrating 9/11 in New Jersey also has an addled memory of Civil War history, according to a report from The New York Times.

    The Times reveals that in 2009, Trump built a real monument to a fake Civil War battle site on one of the courses at his multi-million dollar Trump National Golf Club in Virginia. The monument, which sits between the 14th and 15th holes overlooking the Potomac, commemorates a so-called “River of Blood.” Its inscription reads:

    Many great American soldiers, both of the North and South, died at this spot. The casualties were so great that the water would turn red and thus became known as “The River of Blood.”

    It is my great honor to have preserved this important section of the Potomac River! — Donald John Trump

    Unfortunately for any Trump National members looking to spoil a good walk with some history, “The River of Blood” is something somebody just made up.

    Or, as historians tell the Times, “nothing like that ever happened there.”

    Trump, of course, stands by his monument to nothing.

    “That was a prime site for river crossings,” he explained the Times. “So, if people are crossing the river, and you happen to be in a civil war, I would say that people were shot—a lot of them. ...Write your story the way you want to write it. You don’t have to talk to anybody. It doesn’t make any difference. But many people were shot. It makes sense.”

    Per the Times, Trump refused to offer an evidence to corroborate his claim that the Trump National Golf Club—with initiation fees starting at $200,000—sits on a major piece of history. This mixup will obviously have little bearing on the election, but it’s another funny thing.
     
    Dorb likes this.
  2. Divorce Chicken

    Divorce Chicken Big Fun VIP

    Reputations:
    7,524
    Joined:
    Jan 24, 2012
    Messages:
    16,265
    Likes Received:
    36,928
  3. RoachCoachJokes

    RoachCoachJokes Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Jun 23, 2012
    Messages:
    925
    Likes Received:
    942
    Trump... what a huckster. And he's playing the Republican primary voters for the suckers they are.
     
    YinzerMasshole, Dorb and scoobyla like this.
  4. Gigashadow

    Gigashadow Well-Known Member Banned User

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Sep 30, 2015
    Messages:
    1,145
    Likes Received:
    1,601
    [​IMG]
     
  5. SouthernListen

    SouthernListen I don't follow the crowd. Sorry about that. VIP

    Reputations:
    14,737
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    40,950
    Likes Received:
    42,328
    Chickamauga, big battle here in Georgia, was named after Chickamauga creek, which, like nearly every Indian name, was claimed to mean "river of blood". He's got the right continent.
     
  6. HowieHasBeen

    HowieHasBeen Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    1,631
    Joined:
    Jan 17, 2012
    Messages:
    4,248
    Likes Received:
    6,637
    And got you dems scared shitless!
     
    Birddog and Gigashadow like this.
  7. Robert Higgins

    Robert Higgins Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    13,177
    Likes Received:
    20,286
    No matter how colossal a douche bag he is, he still spawned this incredible piece of ass.

    [​IMG]
     
    Austinchota and Dorb like this.
  8. RoachCoachJokes

    RoachCoachJokes Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Jun 23, 2012
    Messages:
    925
    Likes Received:
    942
    Hahaha.

    Yes yes, hear that Republicans? Please PLEASE, whatever you do, DON'T select Trump as your nominee.

    Bwahh-hah-hahahah!!

    :backlol2:

    :jj:
     
    Mark Mayonnaise and Dorb like this.
  9. Dorb

    Dorb Lovable Old Pig Banned User

    Reputations:
    -638
    Joined:
    Sep 18, 2012
    Messages:
    24,897
    Likes Received:
    25,660
    Yep, scared this egomaniac will get us into a nuclear war if elected.
     
    RoachCoachJokes likes this.
  10. HowieHasBeen

    HowieHasBeen Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    1,631
    Joined:
    Jan 17, 2012
    Messages:
    4,248
    Likes Received:
    6,637
    Egomaniac? Those fucking Clintons are ten times worse.
     
    Gigashadow likes this.
  11. Smg669

    Smg669 Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    126
    Joined:
    Mar 20, 2012
    Messages:
    344
    Likes Received:
    708
    That's why I'm voting for Greg Stillson for President!
     
    Dorb and Mark Mayonnaise like this.
  12. HowieHasBeen

    HowieHasBeen Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    1,631
    Joined:
    Jan 17, 2012
    Messages:
    4,248
    Likes Received:
    6,637
    I personally have a feeling Romney is going to jump in soon. Right after the holidays.
     
  13. joemama

    joemama Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    2,194
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2014
    Messages:
    3,680
    Likes Received:
    10,038
    People still read Gawker? Fuck thats the story right there
     
    The Snork and Gigashadow like this.
  14. JameGumb

    JameGumb We're all out of toner!

    Reputations:
    27,433
    Joined:
    Dec 29, 2013
    Messages:
    43,020
    Likes Received:
    33,141
    Fuck this awful hang over.
     
  15. MrWarmth

    MrWarmth HELPED BUILD THIS DUMP Gold

    Reputations:
    5,404
    Joined:
    Aug 30, 2010
    Messages:
    95,210
    Likes Received:
    47,263
    Hey he means well, alright?
     
  16. SouthernListen

    SouthernListen I don't follow the crowd. Sorry about that. VIP

    Reputations:
    14,737
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    40,950
    Likes Received:
    42,328
    Ahem...
    [​IMG][​IMG]
    There actually was an 1864 campaign fought in the area. Lincoln actually came under fire standing on the parapet of a fort in DC. The main army crossed upriver in MD but every ford was always skirmished over. The golf course seems to sit between Leesburg and DC. And maps of the era do seem to show a road ending at the river right accross from the golf course's current location. That generally means a ford or ferry.
     
    Gigashadow likes this.
  17. Just Me

    Just Me VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    564
    Joined:
    Jul 25, 2012
    Messages:
    4,665
    Likes Received:
    6,671
    Trumps a lying fraud of a cunt. He doesn't give a fuck about this country or most of us peasants who live here. He only cares about his ego.
     
    Dorb and RoachCoachJokes like this.
  18. SouthernListen

    SouthernListen I don't follow the crowd. Sorry about that. VIP

    Reputations:
    14,737
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    40,950
    Likes Received:
    42,328
    I want the shy, timid guy to be president!
     
  19. Boomer

    Boomer Who is your daddy and what does he do?

    Reputations:
    63
    Joined:
    Feb 22, 2012
    Messages:
    2,745
    Likes Received:
    2,904
    Nervous mark.
     
    SouthernListen likes this.
  20. OV

    OV Rapscallion

    Reputations:
    3
    Joined:
    Sep 10, 2010
    Messages:
    12,796
    Likes Received:
    35,720
    Any way to conscript Bibi? now there's a president you don't dare fuck around with.

    [​IMG]