Eric Trump Says Bob Woodward Wrote Book To Make 'Shekels'

Bob Woodward's new book

In one section, Woodward examines the President's disconnect from matters of national security, which prompted Trump to question why the United States was even devoting precious military resources to Korea in the first place.

However, when asked about the shekel remark, Woodward sidestepped pinning down the intent of Eric Trump's words.

President Trump's son Eric accused Bob Woodward on Wednesday of writing a sensational book to "make three extra shekels" - prompting the Watergate journalist to say "talk like that... it sets us back".

After the error was corrected, almost every one-star review for Woodward's Fear was written by a customer who accidentally ordered the wrong version and had not actually read the book itself, because some people are easily frustrated and apparently have no idea what the review section is actually for.

Fear: Trump in the White House is anti-Trump and full of damning allegations about the president's administration.

Says Woodward: "The later event for Modi was a "no-frills" cocktail reception".

"And I've done this time and time again where you get denials".

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The statement was refuted by Mattis and he issued a statement last week condemning the book.

"It's such a shame", Woodward quoted the president as saying, "because I was the Ernest Hemmingway of 140 characters". "I used hundreds of sources, but not all of the information was available".

Woodward's account of a dysfunctional Trump White House has already sold more than 750,000 copies, Simon & Schuster announced Wednesday, a day after the book arrived in stores.

"In serving in this administration, the idea that I would show contempt for the elected Commander-in-Chief, President Trump, or tolerate disrespect to the office of the President from within our Department of Defense, is a product of someone's rich imagination", he added. In this book, Woodward has drafted the letter.

Kelly refuted the excerpt.

Eric Trump's use of the term was also criticized by conservative commentators such as "Daily Wire" editor Ben Shapiro and the New York Post's Seth Mandel.

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