It’s always interesting to see Donald Trump attempt to imitate human emotion, and particularly in this case. Trump conveyed his good wishes to Ghislaine Maxwell, who is accused of heading up an international child rape ring. It’s said that his White House aides were cringing when he did it, and a cringe worthy moment it was, by any standards.
The Lincoln Project hammers the point home in their most recent ad. We need to get Trump out of office before he can pardon Ghislaine Maxwell — as it is rumored that he will. Don’t forget the list of people Trump has wished well: Roger Stone, Michael Flynn, Paul Manafort, and now Ghislaine Maxwell.
If you’re a political enemy, he accuses you of treason without even knowing the definition of the word. But if you’re a child rapist? No biggy there. Donald Trump wishes you well. Have a nice day in jail. And if you’re convicted? Oh yeah, “Sleep well, you’ve got friends in high places.” Bill Barr will work something out, don’t worry.
No “lock her up” chants for Ghislaine Maxwell. Goes to show you where Trump’s values and priorities truly lie.