That would be squarely within the abuses of power the Framers contemplated as they drafted the impeachment clauses."According to documents filed by Mueller's office on Friday, Flynn called a senior member of Trump's transition team "who was with other senior members of the Presidential Transition Team at the Mar-a-Lago resort in Palm Beach, Florida, to discuss what, if anything, to communicate" to Kislyak "about the US Sanctions," the document says. A press-pool report from that day indicates that transition officials at Mar-a-Lago included Stephen Miller, K. Mc Farland, Kellyanne Conway, Steve Bannon, and Reince Priebus.
They are strangely oblivious to things that everyone else takes for granted.
Even in a series with a little more structure overall, the Cloudcuckoolander's wacky and bizarre antics will often be used for an easy gag, particularly when paired with a straight foil to drive insane.
This is probably why there are so many Web Comics examples.
On Saturday, Trump defended his former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, following news that Flynn had pled guilty to one count of making false statements to investigators during an interview in January about his contacts with Russian ambassador Sergei Kislyak during the transition period.
They lapse into non sequitur a lot, and while they aren't totally insane, they act it much more than some other crazier characters.
One mark of a Cloudcuckoolander is when, 90% of the time, you think the character is just plain nuts, but 10% of the time, you suspect that the character is in fact the Only Sane Man on the show.
"Having not received the assurances he sought, he fired Comey under the false pretext of Comey’s handling of the Clinton investigation.
As an obstruction of justice timeline, it looks very bad."Later, however, Trump told NBC's Lester Holt that "this Russia thing" had been a factor in his consideration.