After a brief stammer and some laughter from the panel, it was pointed out that Trump had a similar realization about healthcare.
"It's exactly what he said about healthcare, that nobody knew healthcare could be so complicated. But, you know what? Actually, a lot of people did. In fact, pretty much everybody knew it was really really complicated."
And now these faces...
Cooper put Chairman Mike Rogers, a Republican, on the spot,asking if he's worried that Trump seems to have no actual positions and bends based on whoever shows up to talk to him that day.
"The NATO guy was here today, and so now NATO is indispensable, but when the NATO guy leaves is that still going to be the position?"
At least two of these panelists look like their souls are slowly withering by this point.
Cooper apologized for his stunned reaction, to which Rogers explained that he understood the frustration, particularly as it relates to national security.
Did he just say Trump was frustrating?
"It's frustrating for those of us who are serious National Security players who, in the campaign, had different positions than President Trump."
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