» ‘Trump calls TikTok a hot brand, demands a chunk of its sale price’

In the ever-tightening spiral as the United States goes down to the toilet bowl into the sewer of kakistocracy, TechCrunch reports on the words of the some-time resident of the White House on the grotesque deal being brokered for the sale of TikTok to Microsoft:

But the United States should be reimbursed, or should be paid a substantial amount of money because without the United States they don’t have anything, at least having to do with the 30%.

This is the guy the supposed lovers of free markets support.