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Donald Trump: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

It's so hard to know where to start with the new POTUS. Many people may have been naive post-election thinking "what's the worst he can do?" and now, well, what can we say.

Donald Trump is living under a microscope (thankfully), but this doesn’t seem to make him err on the side of caution that the previous POTUS may have.

The above infographic barely scratches the surface of what Trump and his new team have carried out or spoken about carrying out. We, like every other spectator on the globe, are watching for what he will do next and it’s easy to get carried away with the sensation of his Twitter feed, thanks to his unfiltered commentating on Every. Single. Issue.

We laughed at Sean “Spicey” Spicer because we had to! His press conference was rightly scrutinized by Melissa McCarthy on SNL after his attempt to beguile the room full of journalists with his “alternative facts". Next, we felt uneasy when he told ABC news that torture works and that the US should fight "fire with fire" in its efforts to tackle Islamic terrorists. Not the cool, and perhaps more measured response one would expect from the President.

The UGLY?

President Donald Trump signed a revised executive order on Monday banning citizens from six Muslim-majority nations from traveling to the United States but removing Iraq from the list after his controversial first attempt was blocked by the courts.

The new order, which takes effect on March 16, keeps a 90-day ban on travel to the United States by citizens of Iran, Libya, Syria, Somalia, Sudan and Yemen. It applies only to new visa applicants, meaning some 60,000 people whose visas were revoked under the previous order will now be permitted to enter.

Immigration advocates said the new ban still discriminated against Muslims and failed to address some of their concerns with the previous order. Legal experts said it would, however, be harder to challenge because it affects fewer people living in the United States and allows more exemptions to protect them.

What's next? God only knows!

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