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Remember That Time Trump Called ‘Bull****’ on Chief Justice Roberts


Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts just administered the oath of office to President Donald Trump, officially making Trump the 45th President of the United States.  The two looked very cordial as they exchanged handshakes, and Roberts offered his congratulations. But, given some of things that Trump has said about Roberts in the past, one has to wonder what was really going through Roberts’ mind. There were these from 2015 after Roberts ruled in favor of Obamacare subsidies:

And these gems from 2012 when Roberts first ruled that Obamacare was constitutional, saying that the fine imposed for not having insurance could be viewed as a tax:

After jabs like those, that handshake must have been pretty awkward.

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