Stephen Colbert Thinks Trump has al-Baghdadi Issues ~ NYT





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On Sunday, President Trump went on television to announce that American forces had killed Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, leader of the Islamic State. As the late-night hosts noticed, Trump also spent a fair amount of time talking about himself, and he suggested that al-Baghdadi’s death was more important than the killing of Osama bin Laden during President Barack Obama’s administration.

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