Trump says Tillerson could be tougher, but they have good relationship


President Donald Trump and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met in the Oval Office on Friday and are meeting twice on Tuesday as their public feud stemming from allegations Tillerson called Trump a "moron" continues.

Tillerson on Wednesday said he had never considered resigning and was committed to Trump's agenda, but failed to address whether he had referred to the president as a "moron", as NBC reported. "But if he did that, I guess we'll have to compare IQ tests".

"American Mensa would be happy to hold a testing session for President Trump and Secretary Tillerson", spokesman Charles Brown, said.

The report came just days after Trump upbraided the former ExxonMobil CEO for "wasting his time" trying to negotiate with North Korea.

Jumbo jet makes emergency landing after engine blowout
Air France said it is now working to re-route passengers to Los Angeles via the airline's connecting platforms in North America. It is one of the powerplant options available for the Airbus A380, along with the Rolls-Royce Trent 900.

Trump says he listens to everyone "but ultimately my attitude is the one that matters".

Trump's latest comment underscores the volatility of the Trump-Tillerson relationship, despite the fact that the secretary of state told reporters last week that he plans to stay in the administration as long as the President will have him. "Yet I say of Tillerson, 'god I hope he doesn't leave.' We do know he had the courage to call this guy out as a moron and we do know at least he has instincts more in line with a sobriety than who knows the next person the president could bring in". "I'm not undermining. I think I'm actually strengthening authority".

Most recently, Republican Senator Bob Corker compared the Trump White House to an "adult day care center" where aides constantly work to keep Trump from bumbling, possibly into World War III.