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      07-05-2018, 10:40 AM   #11
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Originally Posted by lab_rat View Post
I think that's shortsighted thinking.

This "tariff war" is another example of the "Art of The Deal".

Politics is a like a game of poker & a game of chess played on a massive scale.

In that regard, he is no different than any other politician.

Despite the constant banter of "he's an idiot", he sure does seem to be effective.

But that's just my opinion.
Yup it's all calculated. I've read that book and there's no denying that's his strategy. He's also a big believer in taking risks and "thinking big." You win some and you lose some with this approach, but you never stay in the shadows.