Trump's growing list of Twitter nicknames

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President Donald Trump's fervent use of Twitter has produced a staggering number of catchy nicknames the president has bestowed on many of his political foes, former allies and members of the media.

Following are some of the subjects of the president's creative wrath.

"Sloppy Steve" 

White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon.
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The revelation of interviews with Steve Bannon featured in Michael Wolff's new book, "Fire and Fury," have pitted the president against his one-time confidant and chief strategist.


"Little Rocket Man" 

A composite image of Kim Jong Un after President Trump labeled him 'Rocket Man', after Elton John's famous song.
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Trump has been antagonizing Kim Jong Un over Twitter for months in reference to the North Korean leader's determination to acquire nuclear weapons.


"Al Frankenstien"

Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) listens during a Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism hearing titled 'Extremist Content and Russian Disinformation Online' on Capitol Hill, October 31, 2017 in Washington, DC.
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Trump piped up over Twitter to comment on sexual misconduct claims against Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., misspelling Frankenstein in the process.


"The Failing New York Times"

Donald Trump views a photo of himself on the cover of The New York Times during an RNC goodbye reception at the Westin Hotel in Cleveland, on Friday, July 22, 2016.
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One of the president's favorite targets for his Twitter wrath is The New York Times.


"Liddle' Bob Corker" 

Sens. Bob Corker, R-Tenn. and Jeff Flake, R-Ariz. board an elevator in the Capitol after a vote, March 15, 2017.
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Trump took a jab at Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., after Corker said in "The Failing New York Times" that Trump's leadership style would set the country "on the path to World War III."



Sen. Elizabeth Warren speaks at a campaign rally for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton October 24, 2016 at Saint Anselm College in Manchester, New Hampshire.
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There is no love lost between Trump and Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass. Trump recently referred to Warren as "Pocahontas" during a White House ceremony honoring Native Americans who fought in World War II.


"Fake Tears Chuck"

Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif.
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Trump has often blasted his Democratic foes in Congress, including Sen. Chuck Schumer of New York, who have consistently taken a stance against the administration's agenda.


"Jeff Flake(y)"

Senator Jeff Flake (R-AZ).
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Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., earned the nickname "Flake(y)" after his criticism of the president was caught on a hot mic during an ABC interview.


"Psycho Joe" and "Crazy Mika"

MSNBC's Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski
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The duo on MSNBC's "Morning Joe" are often in the crosshairs of Trump's tweets.


"Crooked Hillary"

Hillary Clinton speaks as Donald Trump looks on during the town hall presidential debate at Washington University on October 9, 2016, in St Louis.
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Trump created this nickname during the 2016 presidential race, referring to former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's use of email during her tenure at the State Department. The nickname continues to stick and is used often even as his own administration remains the focus of special counsel Bob Mueller's investigation into Russian collusion.


"Lyin' Ted"

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump greets fellow candidate Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, at a rally organized by Tea Party Patriots on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015, to oppose the Iran nuclear agreement.
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Presidential candidate Trump attacked his closest opponent, Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas, during the GOP primaries. The two have often been at odds since Trump took office.


"Crazy Bernie"

Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-VT)
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The challenge by Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., for the Democratic nomination provided some amusement for the Republican candidate.


"Little Marco"

Sen. Marco Rubio looks on as Donald Trump speaks during the CNBC GOP Primary Debate in Boulder, Co. on Oct. 28th, 2015.
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The president often referred to his GOP primary opponent Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida as "Little Marco."


"Low energy Jeb" 

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush's campaign reported to be cutting campaign costs.
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Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush was often the target of Trump's tweets when the two candidates were competing in the GOP primaries.