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Purge Bannon? Not a chance.

Purge Bannon? Not a chance.

by digby

I'm seeing a lot of this today


It makes sense. Bannon is trouble. He's trying to destroy the GOP from the inside out for his own purposes and as thrilling as that might seem to Tea party types, it's not going to end well. There are two parties in this country and the only way to wield real political power is within that system. Bannon wants to destroy their instrument of power and Trump is too narcissistic to understand anything beyond his own ego.

But I will be shocked if Trump completely abandons Bannon. He's Trump's conduit to the base he loves and I can't imagine he'll feel comfortable making an enemy of him.


Let's put it this way: it's not Bannon he's pissed at today: