Trump Trolls Adam Schiff While Pardoning Turkey


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Trump Trolls Adam Schiff While Pardoning Turkey

President used speech to crack jokes about the impeachment hearings and the top Democrat leading the inquisition, Adam Schiff, the chair of the House Intelligence Committee.

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President Trump couldn't resist taking a few shots at Adam Schiff during the Tuesday's traditional pardon of a couple of Thanksgiving turkeys.

Speaking from the Rose Garden, Trump joked that the birds already had been summoned to appear for the House Intelligence Committee chairman's inquiry.

“These turkeys will remain calm under any condition,” Trump said. “Which is good because they’ve been subpoenaed to appear in Adam Schiff’s basement on Thursday.”

“Unlike previous witnesses, you and I have actually met,” Trump said.

Trump took a swipe at the media as well: “I expect the pardon will be popular with the media,” Trump said. “After all, turkeys [are] closely related to vultures.”

The two turkeys – Bread and Butter – traveled to Washington from North Carolina and spent their time in the capital at the Willard InterContinental Hotel.

With the act of clemency by the president, they will now live out their days at a Virginia Tech facility.

Here's the video of the big moment:

WIBC host Tony Katz laughed about the absurdity of the political climate in 2019 during today's edition of the Popcorn Moment. Click below to check it out!

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