Watergate journalist Bob Woodward said Trump "does not know what his self-interest is," often refusing to heed the counsel of his close advisers trying to steer him through issues, crises and scandals.
"People need to stop saying that Donald Trump is taking a different position than all of his intel chiefs and from the United States military," "Morning Joe" host Joe Scarborough said.
President Donald Trump is "winning here," said "Morning Joe" contributor Donny Deutsch, in a discussion about the federal government shutdown over border wall funding.
Advertising executive Donny Deutsch slammed President Donald Trump's press briefing on the border wall, during which he surrounded himself with bald white men.
MSNBC's Joe Scarborough slammed the president's style of governing on Monday's edition of "Morning Joe."
"The Saudis are always throwing around money," Woodward said. "And let's face it, Donald Trump is a walking conflict of interest on something like this."
"Donald Trump is compromised here politically," "Morning Joe" co-host Joe Scarborough emphasized.
"Maybe somebody should come up with a name for him because he spins these tales," co-host Joe Scarborough said. "Disney Don?"
It's been a rocky week for the president.
"[Trump] didn't know what to do. He was just freakin' out."
The 'Morning Joe' host read a psychological report on Adolf Hitler.
Trump "is going to do something crazy in five minutes, one hour, tonight or tomorrow," "Morning Joe" co-host Mika Brzezinski said.
Kavanaugh "basically said it was everyone else's fault but his own what was going on," 'Morning Joe' co-host Mika Brzezinski said.
"Injecting politics today is disgraceful and only shows how irrelevant and deranged you've become," Trump Jr. tweeted at Scarborough.
"You see on Instagram she's hopscotching the country as if nothing is wrong, doing little selfies and pictures of herself," Morning Joe co-host Mika Brzezinski said.
"They will say yes to no matter what the question is," national affairs analyst John Heilemann said.
The panel suggested Trump deliberately targeted black athletes.
"When you elect presidents, this is what happens," Scarborough said about Trump picking a nominee to replace Justice Kennedy.
"Should someone who lies constantly and enables the president's lies be openly welcomed in society wherever they please?" a panelist asked.
"Morning Joe" hosts tell Ivanka Trump to "get on the plane this morning and go down to the border" after her silence on the immigration policy.
"This is the type of inflammatory and unacceptable rhetoric that puts a target on the backs of our great law enforcement," a White House official said of Scarborough.