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Upbeat November 28th, or, as Donald Trump calls it, “Decision Day.” It’s turning out to be progressively obvious that a “Westworld” have has a less demanding time shooting Ed Harris than feature authors have printing “lied.” And Washington is entering occasion mode, and we trust our Secret Santa gets us our fantasy Christmas show ― a Big Mouth Billy Bass that peruses Bill Mitchell tweets. This is HUFFPOST HILL for Monday, November 28th, 2016:

Star TIP: DON’T TRUST ANYTHING DONALD TRUMP SAYS – Sam Stein: “Obama has Trump’s ear now. In any case, he won’t when significant choice after considerable choice gets made amid the following four years. Past that, it’s not by any means clear the amount Trump values outside sentiments to such an extent as engages them. Those near the president-elect say that regardless of his unpleasant outside, he tends to modest far from struggle ― picking rather to tell individuals what it is they need to hear holed up behind simply enough unclear stating to permit him to change course later. In that vein, only a day after the Times talk with, one previous consultant said he was sure that Trump’s remarks about the Paris accord were implied basically to appease his group. ‘In the event that he’s in a room where individuals think a worldwide temperature alteration is a greater risk than atomic war, then he’s going to state, “Definitely, I consider some it might be fixing to human action.” He’s not going to be fierce at that time,’ the previous guide said. ‘In any case, believe me, he doesn’t put stock in a dangerous atmospheric devation. I can let you know, the Paris assention is a goner.'” [HuffPost]

TRUMP TOWER BEAUTY PAGEANT CONTINUES, ALSO REALLY DISTURBING INFIGHTING – Are Trump’s kin on Whisper? Simply inquisitive. Jerry Markon and Paul Kane: “[T]the president-elect will hold a moment session with [former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt] Romney alongside another conceivable alternative, Sen. Bounce Corker (R-Tenn.), assistants said Monday… . Trump is allegedly considering choices for the State Department as a remarkable fight has broken out between those supporting Romney…and Giuliani, a savage Trump sponsor seen by some as meriting the secretary of state post out of sheer steadfastness… . The battle hit a fever pitch over Thanksgiving end of the week as Kellyanne Conway…took to the wireless transmissions to assault Romney’s accreditations to be the country’s top representative… . Another Trump benefactor, Rep. Chris Collins (R-N.Y.), impacted Romney on CNN’s ‘New Day’ on Monday as ‘a self-serving egomaniac who puts himself first… .’ Others inside Trump’s circle, especially Vice President-elect Mike Pence, are seen as Romney supporters… . Trump was irritated at Conway’s comments, as indicated by a report Monday on MSNBC’s ‘Morning Joe.”” [WaPo]

DELANEY DOWNER: ECONOMIC ANXIETY EDITION – This is superior to anything Ron Fournier’s whole group of work, joined. Arthur Delaney: “Donald Trump pledged amid his presidential crusade to spare the 1,400 employments at the Carrier manufacturing plant in Indiana, and on Thanksgiving Day the president-elect even tweeted that he’s ‘buckling down’ to stay faithful to his obligation. Not everybody at the processing plant supposes he can do it. ‘I think they know it’s generally horse crap, however there’s many individuals here discussing it,’ Carrier generation relate T.J. Bawl told HuffPost in a meeting. Trump more than once bashed Carrier in crusade addresses over the organization’s arrangements to close its Indianapolis heater production line. The organization needs to move creation to Mexico, where work expenses are much lower. Trump said that as president he would spare the plant by undermining to slap a 35 percent levy on the organization’s imports.” [HuffPost]

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DOD LEAKS LEAK INVESTIGATION – A not really unobtrusive gesture from the Pentagon about whether it supposes David Petraeus ought to join the bureau. Ted Bridis: “The Defense Department is leading a holes examination identified with the sex embarrassment that prompted to the abdication of previous CIA Director David Petraeus, The Associated Press affirmed Monday, that day Petraeus was meeting with President-elect Donald Trump in New York. Petraeus, who could be in line for a Cabinet designation, landed at Trump Tower in early evening. He strolled in without taking any inquiries from journalists. A U.S. official told the AP that agents are attempting to figure out who released individual data about Paula Broadwell, the lady whose issue with Petraeus prompted to criminal accusations against him and his renunciation. The data concerned the status of her trusted status, said the official, who was not approved to talk about a progressing examination by name and talked on state of obscurity.” [AP]

STEVE BANNON: ACTUALLY A RACIST, NOT JUST A GUY GIVING RACISTS A VOICE – Nothing is more meaningful of the Times’ reporting this cycle than a hard-won piece enumerating Steve Bannon’s bigotry, just to portray him making “no concessions to political sensitivities.” Scott Shane: “Yet in the event that his blistering monetary investigation in some cases appeared to fiddle with Marxism, on different subjects, including race and religion, he made no concessions to political sensitivities. After Mr. Bannon met Mr. Breitbart at the 2004 screening of ‘In the Face of Evil,’ the two men hit it off, holding over their comparable perspectives and a typical flippant streak. Ms. Jones, the film associate, said that in their years cooperating, Mr. Bannon every so often discussed the hereditary prevalence of a few people and once considered about the attractive quality of restricting the vote to property proprietors. ‘I said, “That would prohibit a great deal of African-Americans,”‘ Ms. Jones reviewed. ‘He said, “Perhaps that is not such an awful thing.” I said, “But rather shouldn’t something be said about Wendy?”‘ alluding to Mr. Bannon’s official partner. ‘He said, “She’s distinctive. She’s family.”‘ [NYT]

TRUMP BACKERS IN CONGRESS READY TO HAVE BUTTS KISSED – Sometimes, putting every one of your chips on orange is a triumphant system. Rachael Bade: “[Pennsylvania Rep. Lou Barletta], simply chose to his fourth term in the House, is helping the president-elect round out his Cabinet and contract a huge number of deputies. Barletta jokes that he can’t look at his House partners since so a hefty portion of them are looking for employments in the Trump organization and know his force could have all the effect. Barletta is an individual from Washington’s freshest and most selective club, a little band of Republican officials who got behind Trump when their own particular gathering foundation had him pegged as a surefire general decision failure, in the event that he even figured out how to win the designation. The few who were eager to persevere through the criticism of other GOP administrators by putting their chips on Trump early have been vaulted from backbench indefinite quality to now apparently matching the impact of GOP congressional pioneers.” [Politico]

JEFF SESSIONS SHARES TRUMP’S DEEP MISTRUST OF HISPANICS IN BLACK ROBES – His abhorrence for Hispanic judges is practically as discernable as the Judiciary Committee’s dislike for Jeff Sessions. Pema Levy: “[Sonia] Sotomayor’s affirmation hearings kept going three days, and representatives addressed the chosen one as well as numerous different witnesses. In one striking trade with a witness, Sessions appeared to address whether Hispanics were overrepresented among judges. The question went no place on the grounds that the witness, traditionalist extremist Linda Chavez, who asked legislators to vote down Sotomayor’s designation, debated Sessions’ introduce that having an extensive number of Latino judges was risky. ‘Ms. Chavez, I saw a certain something. As indicated by the ABA insights, just 3.5 percent of attorneys in America in 2000 were Hispanic,’ [Sessions said], ‘yet they—Hispanics make up 5 percent of the government area court judges and 6 percent of circuit court judges.'” [Mother Jones]

Overwhelm UPDATE: NOT DRAINED – But we hear the old fashioneds at the Old Post Office Pavilion aren’t half awful! Isaac Arnsdorf: “Charge Smith, Pence’s previous head of staff in Congress and the senator’s office, will begin campaigning the central government through his companion Terry Allen’s firm, Fidelis Government Relations. The firm speaks to the Alliance for Israel Advocacy, Microsoft, the Natural Products Association and Professional Bail Agents of the United States. Smith left Pence’s organization in 2014 to begin an administration issues and vital correspondences firm in Indianapolis called Sextons Creek… .” [Politico]

All things considered, that is one approach: “Torn between voting his still, small voice and obediently throwing his ticket for President-elect Donald Trump, a Republican individual from the Electoral College said throughout the end of the week that he would leave his post. ‘I accept to leave is to respect the expectation of the promise as it identifies with the general population of my region,’ Texas balloter Art Sisneros wrote in a blog entry. ‘Since I can’t in great still, small voice vote in favor of Donald Trump, but then have shamefully made a promise that I would, the best choice I see right now is to leave my position as an Elector.'” [HuffPost’s Max Greenwood]

MEDIA TOO BUSY ARGUING OVER WHETHER TO BE DISTRACTED BY DONALD TRUMP’S TWEETS TO ACTUALLY CALL THEM WHAT THEY ARE – Lies. They’re untruths. Michael Caldero