Morning Greatness: Trump Makes Surprise Visit to Troops for Thanksgiving

Good Friday morning.

I have a condensed version of my post-Thanksgiving briefing for you today.

News roundup:
Trump mocks Newsweek over story on Thanksgiving plans
Trump announces resuming peace talks with Taliban during surprise visit to troops in Afghanistan
Inside Trump’s sneak Thanksgiving trip to Afghanistan
Judges place temporary hold on ex-White House lawyer ruling
DOJ Report Will Describe ‘Spygate’ Professor Stefan Halper’s Contacts With Trump Campaign Advisers: Report
I’ll bet that’s real popular with their loyalists. McConnell says he’s ‘honored’ to be WholeFoods Magazine’s 2019 ‘Person of the Year’
North Korea may deploy ‘super-large’ rocket launcher soon
Cybercriminals also offering Black Friday bargains on dark web: report
Authorities seize thousands of fake IDs headed to New York in Kentucky
Clarence Thomas compares ‘modern-day liberal’ to a Klansman in new film
Former Navy Intelligence Officer John Jordan: Media shows bias by depicting Spencer as ‘principled warrior’
3 Islamic State-inspired militants sentenced for Christmas 2016 plot in Australia
This one is too easy. A pig crashed this journalist’s live report
Groups inspired by Greta Thunberg plan Black Friday climate strikes
Cats to be put on leashes to protect wildlife? EU says No
San Francisco 49ers’ Richard Sherman clears over $27,000 in schools’ cafeteria debt
Request denied to block New Hampshire’s voter residency law

And that’s all I’ve got, now go beat back the angry mob!

About Liz Sheld

Liz Sheld is the senior news editor at American Greatness. She is a veteran political strategist and pollster who has worked on campaigns and public interest affairs. Liz has written at Breitbart and The Federalist, as well as at PJ Media, where she wrote "The Morning Briefing." In her spare time, she shoots sporting clays and watches documentaries.

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