Drudge calls Bannon 'schizophrenic'

Drudge calls Bannon 'schizophrenic'
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Drudge Report editor Matt Drudge on Wednesday ratcheted up his criticism of Stephen Bannon, calling him "schizophrenic" after explosive new comments from the the former White House chief strategist. 

"No wonder schizophrenic Steve BannonStephen (Steve) Kevin BannonDemocracy's sudden peril was an inside-job Congress may be right to cite Bannon for contempt — but Justice would be wrong to prosecute At least five Trump administration staffers have spoken with Jan 6 committee: CNN MORE has been walking around with a small army of bodyguards," Drudge said in a one of his rare tweets, which are always deleted.

The Guardian on Wednesday published several quotes from Bannon that will appear in a new book from journalist Michael Wolff.

In the book, Bannon rips Donald Trump Jr.Don TrumpHow Trump uses fundraising emails to remain undisputed leader of the GOP Donald Trump Jr. joins Cameo Book claims Trump family members were 'inappropriately' close with Secret Service agents MOREreferring to his meeting at Trump Tower with a Russian lawyer he'd been told could offer dirt on Democratic presidential nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonTrump to attend World Series Game 4 in Atlanta Pavlich: Democrats' weaponization of the DOJ is back Mellman: The trout in the milk MORE as "treasonous" and "unpatriotic."

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“They’re going to crack Don Junior like an egg on national TV," Bannon told Wolff, referring to the ongoing probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election and possible collusion with the Trump campaign.
 
Bannon also told Wolff the probe would focus on money laundering. 
 
“This is all about money laundering. Mueller chose [prosecutor Andrew] Weissmann first and he is a money-laundering guy. Their path to fucking Trump goes right through Paul ManafortPaul John ManafortYellen should utilize the resources available before pushing new regulations Huawei paid Tony Podesta 0K for White House lobbying FBI agents swarm Russian oligarch's DC home MORE, Don Jr and Jared Kushner. … It’s as plain as a hair on your face," he said. 
 
This is not the first time Drudge has taken a jab at Bannon. 
 
Drudge criticized Bannon in November over his endorsement of Alabama Senate candidate Roy MooreRoy Stewart MooreRoy Moore loses lawsuit against Sacha Baron Cohen Shelby backs ex-aide over Trump-favored candidate in Alabama Senate race Of inmates and asylums: Today's House Republicans make the John Birchers look quaint MORE, saying Moore's issues should be left "to the professionals" and calling Moore "Judge Whore."
 
Reports surfaced after Bannon returned to Breitbart News in August that he would accelerate a potential war with Drudge.