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Bob Woodward on Donald Trump: “He is a threat to democracy”
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Bob Woodward on Donald Trump: “He is a threat to democracy”

For nine months back in 2020, when the phone rang at Bob Woodward's Georgetown home, there was a good chance it was a call he didn't want to miss: White House operator: "Mr. Woodward, the president..."Trump: "Hi, Bob!"Woodward noted, "The phone would ring; is it a robocall, or is it Trump?" Sometimes Woodward's wife, journalist Elsa Walsh, answered the calls, which came day or night. She joked, "I sort of say – like Princess Diana – that there were three people in this marriage: Bob, me, and Donald Trump. And it was sort of never-ending."Woodward scattered tape recorders around the house, to be ready for the surprise calls. Operator: "Go ahead, Mr. President. You are connected."Trump: "Hi, Bob!"Woodward: "Sir, how are you?"And Donald Trum...