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The Saker: The good news about the Trump Presidency: stupid can be good!


Written by The Saker; Originally appeared at The Unz Review

Just a few days shy of the one year since the inauguration of Donalt Trump as President of the United States I think that it would be reasonable to say that pretty much everybody, besides the Neocons and a few unconditional supporters, is now feeling quite appalled at what the past year brought to the USA and the planet. Those who hated Trump don’t hate him any less, while those who had hopes for Trump, such as myself, now have to accept that these hopes never materialized. I think that if we imagine a Hillary Presidency then the word “evil” would be a good way to describe what such a Presidency would most likely have been like. Likewise, if I had to chose a single word to describe the Trump Presidency, at least so far, I think that this word should be “stupid”. I won’t even bother, as I had initially planned, to list all the stupid things Trump has said and done since his inauguration (those who think otherwise might as well stop reading here). I will say that it gives me no pleasure writing this because I also had hopes that Trump would fulfill at least some of his campaign promises (even though most of my support for him was based on the fact that he was not Hillary who, I still believe, would have brought the USA and Russia to war against each other). Furthermore, each time I recall Trump’s inauguration speech I have this painful sense of a most important and totally missed opportunity: to finally restore the sovereignty of the USA to the the people of the USA and to return to a civilized and rational international policy. Alas, this did not happen and that is a reality we have to accept and deal with.

I also want to clarify that when I say that the Trump Presidency can be best summed up with the word “stupid” I don’t just mean The Donald himself. I mean the entire Administration (I don’t mention Congress, as Congress as been about stupid for as long as I can recall it). If you wonder how I can call an entire administration “stupid” even though it is composed of often brilliant civil servants, lawyers, academic, technical specialists, etc I will simply reply that I don’t judge an administration by the resumes of those working for it, but simply by its output, what it actually does. If what this administration produces is a lot of stupid, then this is a stupid administration.

Stupid can mean a lot of different things. For example, it can mean stupid threats against North Korea. That is a very frightening kind of stupid. But there is also a very good kind of stupid. For example, I think that the decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel is a wonderful kind of stupid which I warmly welcome.


Because it is the kind of stupid which tremendously weakens the AngloZionist Empire!

Think of the damage this truly stupid move did to not only the US international reputation (which indeed was already pretty close to zero even before this latest move) but also to the US capability to get anything done at all the the Middle-East. The military defeat of the USA in Iraq and Afghanistan and the political defeat of the USA in Syria just needed a little something to truly make the USA irrelevant in the Middle-East and now, thanks to Donald Trump, this has now happened! Furthermore, there was a dirty little secret which everybody new about which has now become a public fact:


Again this is all very good. Even better is the fact that the only ones disagreeing with this would be Honduras, Guatemala, Palau, Marshall Islands, Kiribati, Togo, Nauru and southern Sudan and, of course, Israel.

The US foreign policy has become so outlandishly stupid that even the most subservient US puppet regimes (say, the UK, Norway, ROK or Japan) or are now forced to condemn it, at least publicly. A lot of credit here goes to Nikki Haley who, following this catastrophic vote, decided to make things even worse by blackmailign the UN and all its member states. Finally, President Trump himself sealed it all by giving Nikki Haley’s speech a very public endorsement.

So stupid as this may have been, and stupid it really was, in this instance the results of this stupid were nothing short of a blessing for the Middle-East: even Hamas is now finally talking again with Hezbollah and Iran!

Just as we can sincerely thank President Obama for pushing Russia and China into each other’s arms, we can now all thank Nikki Haley and Trump for uniting the resistance to the state of Israel and the entire AngloZionist Empire. I can just about imagine the jubilation in Tehran when the Iranians heard the good news!

But good stupid does not stop here. The fact that the US elites are all involved in a giant shootout against each other by means of investigations, scandals, accusations, talks of impeachment, etc. is also a blessing because while they are busy fighting each other they are much less capable of focusing on their real opponents and enemies. For months now President Trump has mostly ruled the USA by means of “tweets” which, of course, and by definition, amounts to exactly nothing and there is nothing which could be seriously called a “US foreign policy” (with the exception of the neverending stream of accusations, threats and grandstanding, which don’t qualify). There are real risks and opportunities resulting from this situation

  1. Risks: when nobody is really in charge, each agency does pretty much what it wants. We saw that during the 2ndhalf of the Obama Presidency when State did one thing, the Pentagon another and the CIA yet another. This resulted in outright goofy situation with US allies attacking each other in Syria and Iraq because they all reported to different agencies. The risk here is obvious: for example, when US diplomats made an agreement with Russia in Syria, the Pentagon torpedoed the very next day by attacking Syrian forces. The recent attacks on the Russian Aerospace Forces base in Khmeimim (and the latest drone attack on that same base) would exactly fit that pattern. The Russians have been complaining for months now that the USA are “non-agreement capable” and this can clearly be a problem and a risk.
  2. Opportunities: when nobody is in charge then the AngloZionist Empire cannot really bring its full force against one specific target. This of a car or bus in which all the passengers are fighting each other for the control of the steering wheel. This is bad for them, but good for everybody else as the only place this car or bus is headed for is the ditch. Furthermore, since currently the US is, at various degrees, threatening no less than 9 countries (Afghanistan, Syria, Russia, Iran, North Korea, Venezuela, Turkey, Pakistan, China) these threats sound rather hollow. Not only that, but should the USA get seriously involved in any type of conflict with any one of these countries, this would open great opportunities for the others to take action. Considering how the US elites are busy fighting each other there and threatening everybody else there is very little change that the USA could focus enough to seriously threaten any of its opponents. But this goes much further than the countries I mentioned here. There is a French expression which goes “when the cat’s away, the mice will play” and this is what we might see next: more countries following the example of the Philippines, which used to be a subservient US colony and which now is ruled my a man who has no problems publicly insulting the US President, at least when Obama was President (Duterte seems to like Trump more than Obama). There have already been signs that the South Koreans are taking their first timid steps towards telling “no” to Uncle Sam.

I am not trying to paint a rosy picture of the situation which is bad, no doubt about that. Having ignorant fools in charge of nuclear weapons is not good, by definition. But I do want to suggest two things: first, that no matter stupid Trump is, Hillary would have been infinitely worse and, second, that there are also some good aspects to the current vacuum of power in Washington, DC.

If we can agree that anything that weakens the AngloZionist Empire is a good thing (including for the American people!), as is anything which brings its eventual demise closer, then there is a lot to be grateful for the past year. The Empire really began to crumble under George W. Bush (thanks Neocons!), and that process most definitely continued under Obama. However, Donald Trump is the one who truly given this process a tremendous acceleration which has, I think, brought it to a qualitatively new level. The risks ahead are still tremendous, but so far the Empire is losing and the Resistance to it is still winning. And that is a very good thing.



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  • RichardD

    N Korea and S Korea working on peace and reconciliation is a good thing, and if the US gets on that band wagon, that would also be a good thing. The dejudifcation of western Europe, N America and Palestine on the way to a Jew free planet should be a goal for everyone that wants human progress and peace free of Jew crime and evil.


    • RichardD

      “the Central Committee of the Bolshevik Party was made up as follows:

      Bronstein (Trotsky) Jew
      Apfelbaum (Zinovief) Jew
      Lourie (Larine) Jew
      Ouritski Jew
      Volodarski Jew
      Rosenfeldt (Kamanef) Jew
      Smidovitch Jew
      Sverdlof (Yankel) Jew
      Nakhamkes (Steklof) Jew
      Ulyanov (Lenin) Russian
      Krylenko Russian
      Lounatcharski Russian

      “The Council of the People’s Commissars comprises the following:

      President Ulyanov (Lenin) Russian
      Foreign Affairs Tchitcherine Russian
      Nationalities Djugashvili (Stalin) Georgian
      Agriculture Protian Armenian
      Economic Council Lourie (Larine) Jew
      Food Schlichter Jew
      Army & Navy Bronstein (Trotsky) Jew
      State Control Lander Jew
      State Lands Kauffman Jew
      Works V. Schmidt Jew
      Social Relief E. Lelina (Knigissen) Jewess
      Public Instruction Lounatcharsky Russian
      Religions Spitzberg Jew
      Interior Apfelbaum (Zinovief) Jew
      Hygiene Anvelt Jew
      Finance Isidore Goukovski Jew
      Press Volodarski Jew
      Elections Ouritski Jew
      Justice I. Steinberg Jew
      Refugees Fenigstein Jew
      Refugees (assist.) Savitch Jew
      Refugees (assist.) Zaslovski Jew

      “The following is the list of members of the Central Executive Committee:

      Sverdlov (president) Jew
      Avanessof (sec.) Armenian
      Bruno Lett
      Babtchinski Jew
      Bukharin Russian
      Weinberg Jew
      Gailiss Jew
      Ganzburg Jew
      Danichevski Jew
      Starck German
      Sachs Jew
      Scheinmann Jew
      Erdling Jew
      Landauer Jew
      Linder Jew
      Wolach Czech
      Dimanstein Jew
      Encukidze Georgian
      Ermann Jew
      Joffe Jew
      Karkline Jew
      Knigissen Jew
      Rosenfeldt (Kamenef) Jew
      Apfelbaum (Zinovief) Jew
      Krylenko Russian
      KrassikofSachs Jew
      Kaprik Jew
      Kaoul Lett
      Ulyanov (lenin) Russian
      Latsis Jew
      Lander Jew
      Lounatcharski Russian
      Peterson Lett
      Peters Lett
      Roudzoutas Jew
      Rosine Jew
      Smidovitch Jew
      Stoutchka Lett
      Nakhamkes (Steklof) Jew
      Sosnovski Jew
      Skrytnik Jew
      Bronstein (Trotsky) Jew
      Teodorovitch Jew
      Terian Armenian
      Ouritski Jew
      Telechkine Russian
      Feldmann Jew
      Froumkine Jew
      Souriupa Ukranian
      Tchavtchevadze Georgian
      Scheikmann Jew
      Rosental Jew
      Achkinazi Imeretian
      Karakhane Karaim (Jew)
      Rose Jew
      Sobelson (Radek) Jew
      Sclichter Jew
      Schikolini Jew
      Chklianski Jew
      Levine (Pravdine) Jew

      “The following is the list of members of the Extraordinary Commission of Moscow:

      Dzerjinski (president) Pole
      Peters (vice-president) Lett
      Chklovski Jew
      Kheifiss Jew
      Zeistine Jew
      Razmirovitch Jew
      Kronberg Jew
      Khaikina Jewess
      Karlson Lett
      Schaumann Jew
      Leontovitch Jew
      Jacob Goldine Jew
      Glaperstein Jew
      Kniggisen Jew
      Latzis Lett
      Schillenkuss Jew
      Janson Lett
      Rivkine Jew
      Antonof Russian
      Delafabre Jew
      Tsitkine Jew
      Roskirovitch Jew
      G. Sverdlof Jew
      Biesenski Jew
      Blioumkine Jew
      Alexandrevitch Russian
      I. Model Jew
      Routenberg Jew
      Pines Jew
      Sachs Jew
      Daybol Lett
      Saissoune Armenian
      Deylkenen Lett
      Liebert Jew
      Vogel German
      Zakiss Lett”


    • RichardD

      “Jews were the commandants of 11 out of the 12 main Stalinist-era Gulags, or concentration camps, including the camp system directors Matvei Berman and Hershel Jehuda.”

      – Jewish-Run Concentration Camps in the Soviet Union –


    • You can call me Al

      Sorry, but what does the map represent i.e. the different colours and figures?.

      • RichardD

        Click on it.

        “Jewish population growth/decline by country between 1945-1946 and 2010”

        • You can call me Al

          Cheers, still didn’t get the heading, but interesting now I know.

  • Langaniso Mhlobo

    Trump look line a big blond hair doll in Wal-Mart shop.Dollar infected mind predident.

  • Raptar Driver

    “The fact that the US elites are all involved in a giant shootout against each other by means of investigations, scandals, accusations, talks of impeachment, etc. is also a blessing because while they are busy fighting each other they are much less capable of focusing on their real opponents and enemies.”

    I am curious to know why Saker believes that this “fighting” between US elites is anything but misdirection or a show like Punch & Judy. Is this not just a Theater of the Absurd?

  • Feudalism Victory

    How do you know this stupid isnt part of the dons plan to put america first by purposefully running the empire into the ground where it can peacefully dissamble?(thats rhetorical obviously we don’t know his thoughts)