Amid Nuclear Tensions, Trump Mulls Exit From South Korea Trade Deal 

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‘Hitler Had Right Motives’ Comment Lands Japan’s Deputy Prime Minister in Trouble

Japanese Deputy Prime Minister Taro Aso sparked outrage Tuesday after suggesting that the Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler, who persecuted millions and sought the extermination of the Jewish people, had the “right motives.”

“Hitler, who killed millions of people, is no good even if his motive was right,” Aso said, as quoted by the Japanese Kyodo news agency.

‘Hitler Had Right Motives’ Comment Lands Japan’s Deputy Prime Minister in Trouble

doh!

Why didn’t Japan’s First Lady speak to Trump?

Japan woke up on Friday morning to intense scrutiny of its First Lady’s proficiency in English.

Why didn’t Japan’s First Lady speak to Trump? – BBC News

I’ve seen all sorts of snarky articles suggesting that Akie Abe chose to pretend that she couldn’t speak English to avoid Trump. Does that really seen plausible to so many people that an otherwise polished and professional woman would play bitchy little games like she was a member of the Trump family?

…Or is it more reasonable to surmise that she had little to say to Trump and so he arrogantly assumed that she couldn’t speak English?

Seriously?

Japan’s First Lady Akie Abe Mysteriously Couldn’t Speak English When She Met Donald Trump at G-20

The internet is praising her pettiness.

Japan’s First Lady Akie Abe Mysteriously Couldn’t Speak English When She Met Donald Trump at G-20

Or Cheeto in Chief assumed she couldn’t speak English and then never gave her the chance to prove otherwise. Which does seem, you know, equally plausible and explination.