Don Imus: Trump Didn’t Want to Serve in Vietnam Because He’s a ‘Coward’
By The Glenn Beck Program
September 8, 2017
Legendary radio host Don Imus brought his usual vim to commentary on President Donald Trump’s job performance on radio Friday.
Glenn attempted to add something uplifting to the conversation by talking about people helping each other after Tropical Storm Harvey devastated parts of Texas and left tens of thousands of homes flooded.
“The world has been at each other’s throats for the last couple of years, and then we’ve had a nice break where people come together and they love each other and it’s nice,” he said.
But “nice” isn’t exactly the Imus brand. “How’s your boy Trump doing?” Imus asked.
“Don’t even start with me,” Glenn returned.
Imus asserted that he was just waiting for Trump “to say ‘I’ve had enough’ and go back to Trump Tower.” He pointed to the president’s Twitter habit as a weakness, asking why he needs constant validation on the size of crowds hearing him speak.
“It’s not the same guy I knew; I knew him for 40 years,” Imus said.
The longtime radio host then proceeded to trade barbs with Glenn while knocking Trump for reportedly dodging the draft for the Vietnam War.
“You know why he didn’t want to go to Vietnam? ‘Cause he’s a coward,” Imus said, recalling Trump’s disparaging comments on veteran and POW Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.). “I was in the jungles of Vietnam … so people like you could have these stupid little radio programs,” he said.
This article was originally published on GlennBeck.com.