The former vice president told “Late Late Show” host James Corden that the nine-minute gap between Trump’s first and second tweet on the issue caused some people at the Department of Defense’s HQ to think the U.S. was “going to war.”
It’s a “true story,” he said.
If you look at the cliffhanger ending of Trump’s first tweet, it’s easy to see why it could provoke such a fear:
Gore also commented on the White House’s distraction techniques and outlined how Trump’s public criticisms of Attorney General Jeff Sessions may become a pivotal point of the president’s first term in office.
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