Talk:Donald Trump

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Update China section[edit]

Discussing trade had descended into a big trade war + answering personal phone calls with Tsai Ing-wen obviously tarnished Trump's image in Mainland China. This is not news, a long time has passed.

Mary Trump[edit]

Given his niece's comments anyone care to develop a variant of the Mary, Mary quite contrary verse? Anna Livia (talk) 16:41, 11 January 2021 (UTC)

DT and the RW search facility[edit]

Put a 'd' in the search box - and the autofill suggests 'Donald Trump' as the first item.

Anybody wish to bet when he loses this honour? Anna Livia (talk) 18:17, 19 January 2021 (UTC)

The anti-Trump[edit]

Would be Jackie Weaver or her equivalent. Anna Livia (talk) 17:37, 7 February 2021 (UTC)

Legal question[edit]

As the Donald cannot be tried again for inciting the riot (as the rules of double jeopardy do not seem to apply given that his 'invitation' was in the public domain before the event - and is there a US equivalent of the UK modification where if 'substantial new information' comes to legal attention the case can be reopened (this is a simplification) apply in the US?) what can be done with him now? To what extent would 'the riots or non-legal activity in Washington DC' have happened even if he had said something anodyne. Anna Livia (talk) 20:18, 14 February 2021 (UTC)

Impeachment is a political process in the United States, it is not a judicial process, it's more the equivalent of getting booted out of a job. There still remains the very real possibility (as noted here) that Trump will be charged with several criminal charges, including ones relating to the riots and his attempts to overturn the election. Should this occur, they will not fall afoul of any double jeopardy rule. PanGalacticGargleBlaster (talk) 21:15, 14 February 2021 (UTC)

Gold Nomination[edit]

Any reason why this isn't gold yet? Although there are parts that I, as a Trump supporter, obviously take issue with (like claiming he directly incited 2021's riot when he said to "protest peacefully and patriotically," actually, I take issue with a lot of it, but still, the article is well-sourced and overall a fair job. Gamers Against Weed (Over 9000 Members Worldwide!) (talk) 02:35, 4 March 2021 (UTC)

Sign your comments.
It’s been nominated previously, and the main argument against it was that the article was constantly updating. With Trump out of office, that’s not the case anymore. Christopher (talk) 18:53, 2 March 2021 (UTC)
When he's dead, we'll give him his gold. Until then, there are more crimes to document. Bongolian (talk) 02:56, 4 March 2021 (UTC)
Also, he seems to still be a relevant figure in the GOP. His story is definitely not over...-Flandres (talk) 03:31, 4 March 2021 (UTC)
Will any of that be likely to shake our article lead though? Like the only thing that would probably shake up the lead is him getting re-elected. Techpriest (I am Alpharius! / Pencil.png / Tux icon.png / Shield.png) 20:24, 4 March 2021 (UTC)
Given how volatile American politics is I'm not so sure. We are breaking precedents a lot lately. Who knows what he could still do even out of power...-Flandres (talk) 20:28, 4 March 2021 (UTC)
I'm not sure that "people keep updating it" is a very good reason for not making an article "gold". Various reasons: 1. In theory updates should make an article better, not worse. 2. If an article is gold people should take care with updates - not stop them 3. In the worst case scenario "gold" could be removed.
So if it's "gold" now then it should get that description.Bob"Life is short and (insert adjective)" 14:52, 28 April 2021 (UTC)
Agreed. I've proposed gold nomination. Techpriest (I am Alpharius! / Pencil.png / Tux icon.png / Shield.png) 21:20, 28 April 2021 (UTC)
Surely it should be 'Trump tan/hair gold'? Anna Livia (talk) 22:51, 28 April 2021 (UTC)