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Source: dailybuzz

Donald Trump Just Went After Stephen Colbert On Twitter

By Collin Gossel

President Donald Trump had a very busy Thursday, May 11th. First, he claimed he had invented the term "prime the pump." This claim was quickly shot down by the Merriam-Webster dictionary, who tweeted out some quick info:

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Source: twitter

Then, directly contradicting reports from his own White House staff, Trump insisted to NBC Nightly News Anchor Lestor Holt that he was planning on firing Comey "regardless of recommendation:"  

What I  did is, I was going to fire Comey. My decision… I was going to fire  Comey. There’s no good time to do it, by the way… I was going to fire  regardless of recommendation. He made a recommendation. He’s highly  respected. Very good guy. Very smart guy. The Democrats like him. The  Republicans like him. He made a recommendation, but regardless of  recommendation, I was going to fire Comey.