Trump Was Trying to Demonstrate Knowledge of Puerto Rico as He Blamed it For its Plight

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Over the course of the weekend, President Donald Trump grew increasingly irritated as media coverage portrayed him as inattentive to the devastation on the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico. And so, he engaged in a now standard form of online catharsis: he sent out a series of off-key tweets in which he seemed to blame the hurricane-ravaged island for its own fate.

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