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 BannonWhy Steve Bannon would fuel Donald Trump toward victory Sunday shows preview: Trump, lawmakers weigh in on COVID-19, masks and school reopenings amid virus surge Navarro-Fauci battle intensifies, to detriment of Trump 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 John TrumpTwitter limits Donald Trump Jr.'s account after sharing coronavirus disinformation South Dakota governor flew with Trump on Air Force One after being exposed to coronavirus: report Gianforte halts in-person campaigning after wife, running mate attend event with Guilfoyle 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 ClintonState polling problematic — again 4 reasons why Trump can't be written off — yet 'Unmasking' Steele dossier source: Was confidentiality ever part of the deal? 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 ManafortTrump says he would consider pardons for those implicated in Mueller investigation Graham releases newly declassified documents on Russia probe The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Argentum - Mask mandates, restrictions issued as COVID-19 spreads 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 MooreSessions hits back at Trump days ahead of Alabama Senate runoff Judge allows Roy Moore lawsuit over Sacha Baron Cohen prank to proceed Senate outlook slides for GOP 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.