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From The Week:
Report: Tillerson, Mnuchin, and Mattis have a 'suicide pact' where if one resigns, they all do

October 4, 2017

On Wednesday, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson brushed off reports that he was close to stepping down over the summer, frustrated over President Trump's fast and furious Twitter fingers and insufficient staffing, and one U.S. official believes he knows why Tillerson didn't resign, despite his annoyance.

The official told BuzzFeed News that Tillerson has a "suicide pact" with Defense Secretary James Mattis and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, meaning if any one of the Cabinet secretaries becomes the target of Trump's ire, all three will leave together. One way of getting on Trump's bad side would be by calling him a "moron," which NBC News says Tillerson did following a meeting in July at the Pentagon. When asked by reporters on Wednesday if he did call Trump a moron, Tillerson replied that he doesn't "deal with petty stuff like that."...

Golly, imagine if we'd found out the Obama Administration had...

...yadda yadda yadda...

...for the one millionth time.

Meanwhile, in public ol' OJT Tillerson is still sounding off that President Stupid is the kindest, bravest, warmest, most wonderful human being he's ever known in his life:


Because that's the price of playing for Team Evil.


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