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Why an intemperate and uncontrolled Donald Trump?

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Submitted by Menachem (United States), Dec 31, 2016 at 02:43

..." an intemperate and uncontrolled Donald Trump"...

I don't understand the thinking behind this assertion. I find Trump strategic and thinking. His tweets may be impulsive at times, but his actions are not. Trump planned how to do his campaign, took very competent advice, hired the best people, and was willing to change people when the needs changed. They were able to mount a winning campaign, defying the media, the Clintons, the DNC, the intelligentsia, the academy, his own party, just about everybody -- except his still growing army of supporters.

I feel Israel has a strong steady friend in President Trump, at a time when Israel has a great need for a friend.

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My adjectives are based on one and a half years of observing Trump.

I hope your optimism is fulfilled but have grave doubts.

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