Some People Seem to Think Trump’s Russia Request Was a ‘Joke’


The thought of Donald Trump asking a foreign government to track down illegally-obtained emails from Hillary Clinton is apparently so outrageous that some people are just assuming he was joking:

Let’s go to the videotape:

“Russia, if you’re listening, I hope you’re able to find the 30,000 emails that are missing. I think you will probably be rewarded mightily by our press.”

And this doesn’t seem like he was joking:

I mean, unless there’s some new level of sarcasm Trump is able to project without actually being sarcastic…

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