Mattis: Trump Acts Like A ‘Fifth Or Sixth Grader’

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September 4, 2018 12:21 pm
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Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said that President Donald Trump acts like and has the understanding of a “fifth or sixth grader” according to a Washington Post report on an advance copy of Bob Woodward’s White House memoir, “Fear.” 

The insult reportedly came after Trump questioned why the U.S. has missile detectors  and a military presence on the Korean peninsula. Mattis reportedly quipped in response, “We’re doing this in order to prevent World War III.”

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