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Anderson Cooper: ‘If You Can’t Be Tough With the NRA, Go After the Danish Prime Minister’

Anderson Cooper: ‘If You Can’t Be Tough With the NRA, Go After the Danish Prime Minister’Following President Trump’s sudden Tuesday night announcement that he was canceling his Denmark trip because the Danish won’t entertain the idea of selling Greenland to him, CNN anchor Anderson Cooper observed that the president couldn’t seem to muster the same tough talk in his dealings with the National Rifle Association. After it was reported earlier this week that Trump had repeatedly asked his advisers about the idea of purchasing Greenland from Denmark, Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen called the notion “absurd,” leading to Trump’s Twitter blow-off of his upcoming visit.Asking CNN White House correspondent Jim Acosta about the latest developments on Trump’s canceled trip, Cooper pointed out that this all came across as a comedy bit on late-night TV.“You would think it’s made up?” Cooper wondered aloud. “You would think this whole thing — this is something on [Stephen] Colbert, but it’s real.”Acosta, meanwhile, said that one of his sources suggested that Greenland was “one of the president’s bright shiny objects” that he threw out on Twitter Tuesday night to distract from a tough news day for the White House.“You know what, if you can’t be tough with the NRA, go after the Danish prime minister,” Cooper snarked.Cooper was referencing reports that Trump had spoken with NRA chief executive Wayne LaPierre on Tuesday and assured him that universal background checks were off the table when it came to any potential legislation following the El Paso and Dayton mass shootings.“Greenland was never on the table, anyway,” the CNN anchor concluded, getting one last dig in at the president.Read more at The Daily Beast.Get our top stories in your inbox every day. Sign up now!Daily Beast Membership: Beast Inside goes deeper on the stories that matter to you. Learn more.



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View Every Angle of the 2020 Mini Clubman John Cooper Works

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Cesar Sayoc 'Found A Father In Trump,' Family Attorney Tells Anderson Cooper

Cesar Sayoc 'Found A Father In Trump,' Family Attorney Tells Anderson CooperAn attorney for the family of bomb suspect Cesar Sayoc said in a CNN interview



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Anderson Cooper Roasts Trump With Split Screen Of Kanye Chat And Hurricane Fallout

Anderson Cooper Roasts Trump With Split Screen Of Kanye Chat And Hurricane FalloutAnderson Cooper bashed President Donald Trump for taking the time to "yuck it



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Anderson Cooper Pulls Apart Sarah Sanders' Latest Trump Defense

Anderson Cooper Pulls Apart Sarah Sanders' Latest Trump DefenseCNN's Anderson Cooper called out White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee



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Anderson Cooper Makes Trump's Own Words Come Back To Haunt Him

Anderson Cooper Makes Trump's Own Words Come Back To Haunt Him> “Who are you going to believe on this one? President Trump… or President



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Anderson Cooper Burns 'Moronic' Michael Cohen Over Russia Cash Claims

Anderson Cooper Burns 'Moronic' Michael Cohen Over Russia Cash ClaimsCNN's Anderson Cooper on Tuesday struggled to understand reports that Michael



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Stormy Daniels on 60 Minutes: When is the interview with Anderson Cooper and how can you watch it on CBS?

Stormy Daniels on 60 Minutes: When is the interview with Anderson Cooper and how can you watch it on CBS?After months of headline grabbing intrigue, adult film actress Stormy Daniels will speak out publicly Sunday in her first televised interview since her alleged affair with President Donald Trump came to light. Daniels, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, is scheduled to appear on CBS’s 60 Minutes March 25, interviewed by longtime host Anderson Cooper. The interview, which was actually taped earlier this month, will be broadcast even though Mr Trump’s lawyer has obtained a restraining order that was meant to stop the interview from being made public.



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Anderson Cooper And Longtime Boyfriend Benjamin Maisani Split

Anderson Cooper And Longtime Boyfriend Benjamin Maisani SplitAnderson Cooper and his boyfriend of nine years, Benjamin Maisani, broke up,



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Anderson Cooper Shreds Trump: ‘He Went To Play Golf While They Held Funerals’

Anderson Cooper Shreds Trump: ‘He Went To Play Golf While They Held Funerals’CNN’s Anderson Cooper took Donald Trump to task on Monday for a weekend in which the president fired off angry messages on Twitter about Democrats, the Russia investigation, Oprah Winfrey and more.



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