The Story of an Afghan Baby Named Donald Trump

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13 March 2018 17:30:21 NYT > World

A poor Afghan farming family named their son Donald Trump, hoping the other Trump’s good fortune would rub off on him. So far, it hasn’t. Full article on The Story of an Afghan Baby Named Donald Trump

Vice All News Time13 March 2018 17:30:21


An Afghan dad named his baby Donald Trump. It’s not working out well for either of them

3.979885 16 March 2018 02:29:20 South China Morning Post - News feed

When Asadullah Poya’s wife gave birth to their third child in a tiny village in rural Afghanistan, he immediately thought of Donald Trump. Not Donald Trump the upstart politician, who at that time was in the thick of the 2016 presidential campaign, but Donald Trump the celebrity businessman. He had just recently read a Dari translation of what appears to be Trump: How to Get Rich, published in 2004 by the then-star of The Apprentice, and was transfixed. “I loved his personality. I...

Vice All News Time16 March 2018 02:29:20

Afghan baby named Donald Trump proves divisive

2.6532567 15 March 2018 19:42:55 FOX News

When Asadullah Poya's wife gave birth to their third child in a tiny village in rural Afghanistan, he immediately thought of Donald Trump.

Vice null Time15 March 2018 19:42:55

Donald Trump's Afghan plan 'futile', says Russia

2.1152894 24 August 2017 23:36:28 - World News

Trump this week announced 4,000 new troops for deployment to Afghanistan. ......

Vice All News Time24 August 2017 23:36:28

"Donald" sinks in baby name rankings in 2016

1.7058933 20 May 2017 09:20:24 - World News

The popularity of the first name "Donald" declined sharply in 2016, a year that saw a contentious U.S. presidential campaign drag out to an electoral win by one Donald Trump. (Getty/Kyodo) The name dropped to 488th place in 2016, as...

Vice All News Time20 May 2017 09:20:24

What’s the Point of Donald Trump’s Afghan Surge?

1.675071 18 May 2017 00:07:14 - Asia News

And four other questions the President's team needs to answer before expanding America’s longest war. ......

Vice All News Time18 May 2017 00:07:14

Trump rose to presidency, but Donald sank in baby name rankings in 2016

1.5966213 12 May 2017 19:51:19 - World News

Donald Trump won the presidency in 2016, but the first name Donald dipped to its lowest level of popularity for American babies ever, according to data from the Social Security ......

Vice All News Time12 May 2017 19:51:19

US supports Afghan's unity govt: Donald Trump

1.4621942 10 February 2017 10:11:15 - World News

General John Nicholson, Commander of US and NATO forces in Afghanistan told Senators that Ghani is implementing anti corruption measures to improve the Afghan security forces. ......

Vice All News Time10 February 2017 10:11:15

Immigrants and Donald Trump: It's a complicated story

1.4357752 10 August 2016 23:25:01 - Mideast News

Before his attack on the Khans - immigrant parents of a United States soldier who was killed in Iraq in 2004 - many immigrants in the United States and their children had voiced support for the Republican candidate Donald Trump. This may seem odd given that Trump has spoken about building a wall along the Mexican border, barring Muslims from entering the US, and making disparaging comments against various ethnic and religious groups. One would think that such comments would have made Trump radioactive among immigrants and their descendants, but that was not the case. A considerable number of legal immigrants in the US say they played by the rules and waited many years before they were...

Vice All News Time10 August 2016 23:25:01

Donald Trump vs. a crying baby

1.3305178 02 August 2016 22:43:59 - World News

Donald Trump joked Tuesday that he wanted a crying baby ejected from his rally in northern Virginia. Trump, the Republican nominee, was interrupted Tuesday by the wails of a child. “Don’t worry about that baby, I love babies,” Trump said. “I hear that baby crying, I like it. What a beautiful baby.” But when the baby continued to cry, Trump followed up by saying “Actually, I was just get kidding — you can get that baby out of here!” Trump then seemed to suggest that he was joking and that the bab......

Vice All News Time02 August 2016 22:43:59

The presidential race is inspiring baby names: Hillary is hot ... Donald, not so much

1.3305178 25 June 2016 01:10:55 - World News

The presidential race is inspiring parents to name their babies after the candidates Hillary is hot, Donald is not Parents have also taken inspiration from the Broadway hit ‘Hamilton’ ......

Vice All News Time25 June 2016 01:10:55