Rex Tillerson

All the people Trump has called "dumb as a rock"

Rex Tillerson
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President Trump is quite a fan of calling people "dumb as a rock," having used the insult against nearly a dozen people on Twitter over the past few years.

The full list of Trump's targets: Rex Tillerson, Mika Brzezinski, Don Lemon, Glenn Beck, Rick Wilson, Chris Matthews, Bill Maher, Jonah Goldberg, Bryant Gumbel, Jay Leno, Touré, Jeb Bush.

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Trump mocks Tillerson, who accused him of wanting to break the law

Trump talks and Tillerson is in the background looking sad.
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President Trump tweeted Friday that he thinks his former Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, was "dumb as a rock" and "lazy as hell" in his leading role at the State Department.

The backdrop: Tillerson said Thursday at an event in Texas that Trump "often" asked him to do things that would break the law. The conversations between the president and his then-Secretary of State about what Trump could not do "strained" their relationship, as Trump "would get very frustrated."

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