In his latest interview, former President Donald Trump has reiterated his plans to make a political comeback in 2024...
Are you still going on about that, Don?
Evidently undeterred by his election loss in November, the former president has been vocal with his plans to re-run for president in 2024.
Trump appeared at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in February where he gave his first speech since leaving office.
He first addressed the rumors about starting a new political party, saying:
"I am not starting a new party. That was fake news. We're not starting new parties. You know, they kept saying, 'He's going to start a brand new party.' We have the Republican Party. It's going to unite and be stronger than ever before."
He then dropped his first hint at re-running for president.
"Who knows. I may decide to beat them for a third time," he said, adding that he "may" decide to run.
Speaking about the "incredible journey," he added that "it is far from over."
"We will be victorious and America will be stronger and greater than ever before."
Of course, many took Trump's ambitious comments with a pinch of salt...
Trump, after having been defeated in a fucking landslide, costing Republicans the House and Senate, and doing about the worst job an American president has ever done, is seriously considering running for president in 2024 when we couldn't even trust him to responsibly use Twitter— Arefké: Just Wear a Fucking Mask and Shut Up (@ThePoetArefke) March 18, 2021
Because surely he won't be running for president again... Right?
President Biden doesn't seem to think so, anyway.
President Biden is asked if he believes he'll be running against Donald Trump in 2024:— CBS News (@CBSNews) March 25, 2021
"Oh, come on. I don't even think about — I have no idea. I have no idea if there will be a Republican Party. Do you?" https://t.co/En0Jq7Xzd0 pic.twitter.com/YAiufcKBMp
When asked recently about the prospect of a Trump 2024 campaign, Biden had simply scoffed at the idea, saying:
"Oh, come on. I don't even think about it - I have no idea. I have no idea if there will be a Republican Party. Do you?"
Well, this week, Trump has reiterated his desire to return to the White House once again.
In his first interview on-camera interview since his historic defeat, Trump was quizzed by his daughter-in-law, Lara Trump, about his plans for the future.
Of course, people from both sides of the political spectrum have had a lot to say about it.
Trump and the GOP couldn’t steal the 2020 election so they’re now preparing the way to steal it *legally* in 2024. This is their mission, to win at all costs.— It’s happening (@_AsWeSpeak) March 26, 2021
The world says no thanks— Dan Carter 🇪🇺🏳️🌈🇬🇧 (@DanCarter1990) March 31, 2021
Who thinks by 2024 Trump aka (the Orange Cheeto) will be in jail by then.— Dave J (@DaveJ36652342) March 30, 2021
My neighbor just put up a Trump 2024 flag that flies directly beneath the American flag. Yuck. 🤮— 🌊🐾Carrie 4 Beto 4 POTUS🐾🌊🆘️ (@carriemartin357) March 29, 2021
I just seen a “ trump 2024 make america great again “ sign... yall not tired? 😕— 🌬Gabrielle (@gmillan_11) March 24, 2021
Take heart sweety!! Its 4 years away. He'll be back. That's for sure.🇺🇸🇺🇸⚔— 🇺🇸LEXX the LILLY WHITE NEANDERTHAL QUEEN🇺🇸🔥 (@lexxstones) March 31, 2021
Sounds VERY promising 👊👊— GIF (@JAGMAGA777) March 31, 2021
Trump opened the interview by criticizing Biden's first 2 months in power after Lara asked about the debut White House press conference last week...
Which, by the way, was held a record-breaking sixty-five days after taking office.
"Well I think the press conference is probably the least of it," he told his daughter-in-law. "People saw a lot of things happening long-prior to the press conference - and even the trip up the stairs - up and down, 3 times - there are a lot of things going on, so we'll see what happens."
"I hope he's in good shape, I hope he's okay for the sake of the country."
But the real fuss came when he was asked whether his supporters could hope on him running for president again.
With an aura of slight smugness, he replied:
"You do have hope, that I can tell you, you do have hope. We love our country, this country, we all owe a lot to our country, but now we have to help our country."
You can watch the full interview below.
What do you think on the potential return of Donald Trump?