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Trump Supersizes Fast Food Order For Another College Football Team

WASHINGTON (AP) — The smell of burgers and fries wafted through the State Dining Room as President Donald Trump celebrated the championship football players from North Dakota State on Monday with fast food, like he did when he honored the national champion Clemson Tigers. Trump told the Division 1-winning football team he could have had White House chefs prepare a meal, but “I know you people very well.” The players laughed with the president while eyeing stacks of Big Macs and Chick-fil-A san...
Tags: News, Washington, White House, Ap, Fast Food, Ncaa, Clemson, Donald Trump, Trump, North Dakota State, Bison, Summer Concepcion, Darrius Shepherd, AP story, Clemson Tigers Trump


The 'exhausting' work of factcheckers who track Trump's barrage of lies

Since taking office, Trump has made 7,645 ‘false or misleading claims’. In the month of October he said 1,200 things that were false or misleading, according to Fact Checker databaseDonald Trump’s tumultuous presidency has presented problems for journalists the world over. But spare a thought for the people whose job it is to keep track of his lies: the Trump factcheckers.Since taking office, the president has lied about everything from immigration figures to the number of burgers he served to t...
Tags: White House, US news, US politics, Clemson, Donald Trump, Trump, Trump Administration, US federal government shutdown 2019, Fact Checker databaseDonald Trump


Jesse Jackson: White House serving Clemson a fast-food meal was 'disgraceful'

Rev. Jesse Jackson said he was "offended" that Donald Trump served the national champion Clemson football team fast food at the White House.            [Author: The Greenville News]
Tags: News, White House, Clemson, Donald Trump, Jesse Jackson, Rev Jesse Jackson, Greenville News, The Greenville News


College Podcast: The dreaded 'Transfer Portal,' Kyler Murray's future & Clemson's White House feast

Dan, Pat and Pete are back with the latest on what's happening in college football - and college hoops.
Tags: News, White House, Clemson, Pete, Kyler Murray, Dan Pat


All the post-White House offers of free food to Clemson football players probably aren't NCAA compliant

A lot of people want to do better than what they feel President Trump did regarding food for Clemson. As Clemson players' digestive systems recover from their fast food-fueled visit to the White House on Monday, some celebrities have chimed in and offered to feed the players a proper meal in honor of their National Championship Game win over Alabama. Former New York Giants defensive end Michael Strahan made an offer on Good Morning America Tuesday morning.
Tags: News, White House, Ncaa, Michael Strahan, Clemson, Trump, Clemson Tigers, Alabama Former New York Giants


4 celebrities offering to treat Clemson to a real champions' dinner

A few people want to give the national champion Clemson Tigers a proper celebration dinner after the White House served them fast food.            [Author: For The Win]
Tags: News, White House, Clemson, Clemson Tigers, For the Win


Fast food? These celebrities are offering to treat Clemson to a real champions' dinner

A few celebrities want to give the national champions a proper celebration dinner after Donald Trump served them fast food at the White House.            [Author: For The Win]
Tags: News, White House, Clemson, Donald Trump, For the Win


Clemson football players are down for Quavo's invite after White House visit

The Clemson football team needs to experience "how champs are supposed to be treated," according to Quavo. But would a visit violate NCAA rules?
Tags: News, White House, Ncaa, Clemson


Watch as Presidential burger recipients note the absurdity

LISTEN CLOSELY: "I thought it was a joke," says Clemson athlete upon learning the White House was serving him Wendy's.pic.twitter.com/bRNRhLmDBF — Ʀogue US Mint (@RogueUSMint) January 15, 2019 You can clearly hear one attendee state that they thought this was a joke. I believe I hear the declaration "It's absurd" over and over, however that may be a southern accent repeatedly hailing "Thank you, sir!" Folks are clearly grateful Orange Julius provided this fast food bonanza.
Tags: Video, News, White House, Fast Food, Burgers, Clemson, Trump, Wendy, Julius, Orange Julius, Hamberders


Opinion: Fast food shouldn't be why we're discussing Clemson's visit to Trump's White House

Why did Trump hurry the Clemson football team into the White House a week after the national championship game?            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, White House, Clemson, Usa Today, Trump


"garbage food served by a garbage president. this is not funny, its just pathetic"/"A junk food feast from a junk president. How fitting is that? Talk about a nothing burger."

Highly rated comments on the WaPo article "President Trump’s extravagant, $3,000, 300-sandwich celebration of Clemson University" (by Philip Bump).Here's Trump talking about the food — which he paid for himself because of the shutdown — just before the champion football team comes in.Here’s a video I shot of President Trump showing off his 300 hamburgers. pic.twitter.com/P06S6I5w07— Hunter Walker (@hunterw) January 14, 2019 ADDED: The Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence declares, "It was aweso...
Tags: Law, White House, Football, Fast Food, Mcdonalds, Clemson, Trump, Lawrence, WaPo, Clemson University, Philip Bump, Ann Althouse, Trump and pop culture, Trevor Lawrence, Philip Bump Here s Trump


Clemson QB Trevor Lawrence calls out fake Twitter quote praising fast food at White House

Clemson QB Trevor Lawrence took to Twitter to deny a quote attributed to him on social media about the Tigers' fast-food dinner at the White House.            [Author: Anderson Independent Mail]
Tags: News, White House, Tigers, Clemson, Anderson Independent Mail, Trevor Lawrence


Trump personally paying for Clemson's fast-food White House meals

President Donald Trump is personally paying for the meals that will be provided to the Clemson University football team during their national championship celebration at the White House on Monday night, CNN has learned.
Tags: News, White House, Cnn, Stories, Clemson, Donald Trump, Trump, Clemson University


White House Welcomes College Football Champions With Fast-Food Buffet

A celebration of Clemson’s championship was catered by fast-food outlets like McDonald’s, Wendy’s and Domino’s, with officials blaming the government shutdown.
Tags: News, White House, Clemson, Trump, Clemson University, Donald J, Shutdowns (Institutional, Fast Food Industry, Football (College, McDonald 's Wendy


Twitter Users Can’t Agree If Serving Fast Food At White House Is A Good Thing

The president plans to celebrate Clemson's championship by serving the team food from McDonald’s, Wendy’s & Burger King.
Tags: News, White House, Clemson, McDonald 's Wendy


Lovin' it: Trump fetes champion Clemson with burgers, fries

The scent of burgers, fries and victory wafted through the stately White House on Monday as President Donald Trump saluted college football's Clemson Tigers for winning the national championship.
Tags: White House, Clemson, Donald Trump, Clemson Tigers


National champs from Clemson visit White House

The Clemson Tigers national-title winning football team was greeted at the White House by President Donald Trump and a fast food buffet.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, White House, Clemson, Usa Today, Donald Trump, Clemson Tigers


Clemson football team visits White House, greeted by President Donald Trump and fast food

A week after beating Alabama in the national title game, the Clemson Tigers were greeted at the White House by President Trump and a fast food buffet.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, White House, Alabama, Clemson, Usa Today, Donald Trump, Trump, Clemson Tigers


Clemson players cheer fast food at White House

With no one to cook a feast because of the government shutdown, President Trump served up fast food when Clemson visited to celebrate its national title. Some players whooped when they saw the spread. Trump said he paid for it himself.
Tags: White House, Football, Clemson, Trump


Trump Gives College Football Champs ‘Great American’ Fast Food

Because the partial government shutdown has left “much of the residence staff at the White House” furloughed during the Clemson football team’s White House visit on Monday, President Donald Trump brought fast food for the national champions, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Monday. “The President wanted to host a fun event to celebrate the College Football National Champion Clemson Tigers,” Sanders said in a statement that blamed Democrats for the shutdown. She added: “...
Tags: News, White House, Clemson, Donald Trump, Trump, Sanders, Walker, Roberta Rampton, Clemson Tigers, Sarah Huckabee Sanders, Matt Shuham, Yahoo News Hunter Walker, McDonald 's Wendy, College Football National Champion Clemson Tigers, Burger King Trump


Trump personally paying for Clemson's fast-food White House meals

President Donald Trump is personally paying for the meals that will be provided to the Clemson University football team during their national championship celebration at the White House Monday night, CNN has learned.
Tags: White House, Cnn, Clemson, Donald Trump, Trump, Clemson University


Live stream: Clemson Tigers visit President Trump at White House to celebrate national championship

Clemson will be making its second visit with President Trump at the White House to celebrate a national championship under coach Dabo Swinney.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, White House, Clemson, Usa Today, Trump, Dabo Swinney, Clemson Tigers


President Trump criticized for inviting Clemson to White House amid government shutdown

President Donald Trump has invited the Clemson football team to celebrate its national championship at the White House amid the government shutdown.            [Author: Anderson Independent Mail]
Tags: News, White House, Clemson, Donald Trump, Anderson, Trump, Anderson Independent Mail


Trump: Clemson to visit White House on Monday

Newly crowned national champion Clemson will visit the White House on Monday, President Donald Trump said in a tweet on Friday.
Tags: White House, Football, Clemson, Donald Trump, Trump


Trump to honor Clemson Tigers at White House on Monday

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he’s looking forward to celebrating the Clemson Tigers at the White House on Monday. Trump announced the 2019 NCAA football champion team’s visit in a tweet Friday, exclaiming “what a game, what a coach, what a team!” Clemson won the national championship earlier this week with a 44-16 […]
Tags: News, Washington, White House, Ap, Nation, Ncaa, Clemson, Donald Trump, Trump, Clemson Tigers


Donald Trump tweets that national champion Clemson football team will visit White House

The national champion Clemson Tigers football team will visit the White House on Jan. 14, President Donald Trump announced in a tweet Friday.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, White House, Clemson, Usa Today, Donald Trump, Clemson Tigers


CNN On What House Democrats Can Do About Guns

CNN: Deutch said implementing universal background checks, a “gun violence restraining order,” which allows law enforcement to ask a judge to temporarily take guns away from people who are deemed a threat, and banning so-called “bump stocks,” are at the top of his list, along with other school safety and mental health initiatives. With Democrats in control of the House, they can also hold hearings on gun violence, which they tried to pressure Judiciary Committee chairman Bob Goodlatte, the Repub...
Tags: Florida, Politics, New York, Texas, Oregon, Virginia, America, Reagan, Cnn, Military, House, Ted Cruz, Gun Control, Clemson, Puerto Rico, Trump


Brianna Rollins-McNeal back on top of her game in Mt. SAC Relays

TORRANCE – Banned from competing last season after missing three drug tests in 2016, Olympic 100-meter hurdles champion Brianna Rollins-McNeal used 2017 to find new hobbies. “I like to cook and I like to bake,” she said. An embarrassing, frustrating and ultimately soul-searching year also gave Rollins-McNeal plenty of food for thought, a chance to refocus on a career marked by brilliance and maddening inconsistency. “Not being able to compete was a disappointment but (I decided) now I’m just goi...
Tags: Florida, Colorado, Mexico, White House, Sports, Georgia, Nike, Sport, Soccer, Olympics, Ncaa, Rio De Janeiro, Clemson, Norman, Terry, Baker


Next year today: The sports highlights of 2018

Time certainly flies, unless you’re in the middle seat of a plane headed to Minsk. Just as we began to round up the events of 2017, here came 2018, buzzing past us like a shoplifting cop in Shanghai. In case you’re fuzzy on the highlights, here’s what happened next year: JANUARY Alabama loses to Clemson for the second consecutive year, and Nick Saban is fired before a crowd of 85,000 in Bryant-Denny Stadium. Clemson sacks Oklahoma’s Baker Mayfield eight times and removes both middle fingers from...
Tags: Australia, Kentucky, White House, Angels, Sports, Alabama, Cleveland Browns, NFL, Atlanta, Sport, Chicago, Soccer, Connecticut, Kim Jong Un, Fifa, Tiger Woods


Might we soon see Top 10 rankings of state criminal justice systems emerging from the Bureau of Justice Statistics?

The question in the title of this post is my slightly tongue-in-cheek reaction to the news reported here by The Crime Report:  President Trump has announced his intention to appoint a director of the Justice Department’s Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) who has no apparent experience in the field. He’s Jeffrey H. Anderson, a former senior fellow at the conservative Hudson Institute who is  described by the White House  as a “constitutional scholar” and a “leader in formulating domestic policy...
Tags: Law, Congress, Senate, White House, Alabama, Georgia, Wisconsin, Department Of Justice, Clemson, Doj, George W Bush, University Of Maryland, Justice Department, Bureau Of Justice Statistics, Anderson, Trump



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