Why the Trump White House is puppy-less

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When President Trump announced the death of ISIS leader Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi, he proclaimed a new American hero: the dog that chased him down. Chris Cillizza walks us through a brief history of presidents and their dogs, and what it means that Trump doesn't have one in his White House. #CNN #News #Cillizza

SOURCES AND FURTHER READING:
Trump, the first president in a century with no dog, explains why: ‘I don’t have any time.
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Trump Shares Faked Photo of Hero Dog Getting a Medal
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WHY DOES PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP HATE DOGS?
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Trump’s news conference on Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi’s death, annotated
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A dog helped kill Baghdadi, joining a long history of canine war heroes
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That time Putin brought his dog to a meeting to scare Angela Merkel
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42 Comments on "Why the Trump White House is puppy-less"

  1. Hey, Chris here — do you believe dogs looks like their owners?

  2. James Kirkland | October 31, 2019 at 10:46 AM | Reply

    Why care for a dog when you can pay for a Playboy Bunny?

  3. The president of the United states saying “he died like a dog”🤦‍♂️ lol

  4. Skip to 4:00 for the answer to the video’s title…

  5. Dogs and cats are a danger to trumps rats 🐀

  6. maria booboo67 | October 31, 2019 at 11:00 AM | Reply

    Dogs can sense the evil in people. If he had a dog it would probably attack him.

  7. Thank You For Your Cervix | October 31, 2019 at 11:02 AM | Reply

    My dog is really smart…he can turn H2O into K9P.

  8. So rude of Biden not to recognise Putin’s Pet in the Whitehouse

  9. His beautiful chocolate cake.

  10. They say dogs are a good judge of character, given this little factoid I doubt Trump could find a dog that would not bite him.

  11. having a dog you must be consequent and reliable in your attitude

  12. Snakebite Mcghee | October 31, 2019 at 11:24 AM | Reply

    He doesn’t have a dog because he doesn’t want anyone smarter than him in the white house

    • 😂 You win the Internet today!

    • If Joe Biden wins the presidency they’re going to have to place random dolls that look about 8 or 9 throughout the White House so he can come up behind them, squeeze their shoulders delicately and whisper into their ear.

  13. Ahhhhh! I get it.
    I see where you came up with these ideas and what you were
    thinking about while listening to the speech. 🚫🐕💨💨💨💨

  14. Powerage Scott | October 31, 2019 at 11:27 AM | Reply

    Never trust anyone that doesn’t like dogs.

  15. Why would he need pets around when he can treat his staff like pets? I hear Mike Pence and Lindsey Graham are “good boys”. Especially since both are neutered.

  16. Jim Kilpatrick | October 31, 2019 at 11:45 AM | Reply

    No dog would be seen with that shmuck.

  17. ViolentHistoryChannel | October 31, 2019 at 11:46 AM | Reply

    There is only room for one Dog in the white house!

  18. He has a 🐕 it’s classified and on lone

  19. Someone might pay fleeting attention to something other than him.

  20. PAID CNN ROBOT | October 31, 2019 at 12:18 PM | Reply

    Chris enjoys going to the dog park so he can sniff other dogs behinds 👃

    • PAID CNN ROBOT You are a robot? You must sound like Trump reading a speech all hopped up on Adderall and European Sudafed.

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