It's because he knows so much more than the generals, right?!
According to U.S. officials familiar with the President-elect's habits, Donald Trump receives on average just one presidential intelligence briefing per week!
For reference, the vast majority of his predecessors have opted to receive the President's Daily Brief (PDB), the most highly classified document in the government that gives a daily look at what's going on around the world.
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And yet for Trump, well, once a week seems good enough — but what a place to cut corners!!
It is not immediately clear why Trump has opted not to receive the daily briefings that are available to him, but an official on his transition team said yesterday that