Sunday, February 19, 2017

‘Last Night in Sweden’? Trump’s Remark Ruffled a Nation's Ostrich Feathers

 The People of Sweden, Public Domain Pictures

The people of Sweden are living in a state of denial refusing to acknowledge a skyrocketing crime rate AFTER taking in over a hundred thousand Muslim refugees. 
It's Swedish women getting raped!  So instead of Swedish officials protecting their people, they turn a blind eye to the issue.  That's as bad as the crimes being committed.     
NY Times reports Swedes reacted with confusion, anger and ridicule on Sunday to a vague remark by President Trump that suggested that something terrible had occurred in their country.

During a campaign-style rally on Saturday in Florida, Mr. Trump issued a sharp if discursive attack on refugee policies in Europe, ticking off a list of places that have been hit by terrorists.

“You look at what’s happening,” he told his supporters. “We’ve got to keep our country safe. You look at what’s happening in Germany, you look at what’s happening last night in Sweden. Sweden, who would believe this?”

Not the Swedes.

Nothing particularly nefarious happened in Sweden on Friday — or Saturday, for that matter — and Swedes were left baffled.

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