Befuddled Trump Can’t Figure Out Which Bush Did What In Bizarre Rant


Donald Trump, on Monday, confused the former Florida governor. Jeb Bush is either the brother of former President George W. Bush or his father, former president George H.W. Bush. Bush. Trump talked about his victory over Jeb Bush in 2016 during a South Carolina campaign stop. “They believed Bush because Bush was supposed to be a military man. Great. How did that work out, right?” How did that work out, right?”

Trump, who once boasted of having the “world’s greatest memory,” forgot that Jeb Bush never served as president, was not a “military person” and was not involved in conflicts in the Middle East.

Trump is correct in that Bush was considered the favorite for the Republican nomination in 2015, with an early lead in the polls and a $100 million war chest. He was out of contention in February 2016 after his campaign stalled. It’s not a mental acuity test but instead is used to check for signs of the cognitive impairments that could be an early sign of dementia.

Meanwhile, his own campaign events are increasingly loaded with gaffes, such as one earlier this month in which he claimed he beat Barack Obama in 2016, warned of a pending “World War II” and insisted that Americans need ID to buy a loaf of bread. Given this history, critics were quick on X (formerly Twitter) to respond back to Trump:

Given this history, critics quickly fired back at Trump:

Once more Trump is utterly confused- he claimed JEB Bush was president who got us in the Iraq War. C’mon, media! Do your job and report on Trump’s DANGEROUS decline in mental health!!

— (((DeanObeidallah))) (@DeanObeidallah)

Here’s Trump, saying Jeb Bush got us into the Middle East (“…and how’d that work out?” he says).

Imagine if Biden said something like this: “I beat Trump, Eric Trump, remember him? How did that go?

— Cap’nJack Fights Fascism (@CapnJack_1270)