Before Donald Trump had every major news outlet scrambling to report his every word, and long before he ever owned a computer, he still needed a way to blast his opponents and call his allies "the greatest." As it turns out, Mr. Trump was — and still is — quite the scribe.
Perhaps the most famous of these letters is Trump's response to Spy's Graydon Carter, when Trump took offense to being called a "short-fingered vulgarian" and reportedly regularly sent Carter, now the editor of Vanity Fair, letters featuring his outlined hand with boasts like, "See, not so short!"
But much like his tweets now, Trump's letters are often short bursts of hyperbole, like when he penned former New York City Mayor Rudolph Giuliani to say, "Rudy, you are the greatest!" Or when Trump blasted movie director Mike Tollin for negatively portraying him, fuming, "P.S. You are a loser."
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Recently Trump slammed basketball superstar Kareem Abdul-Jabbar for a critical essay about Trump's candidacy, writing on top of the essay that Abdul-Jabber didn't "have a clue about life and what has to be done to make America great again!"
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