Texas Scouts Found Donald Trump's Speech Inspirational, Despite Controversy

President Donald Trump’s politically tinged speech Monday at the Boy Scouts’ National Jamboree stirred national criticism, but some North Texans who attended called his words motivational, not controversial.“The message was very inspiring. He talked about momentum and building a successful career,” said Fort Worth Eagle Scout Stratton Thomas, 17.Other Scouts agreed Trump’s message had been misinterpreted.“Every Scout that I’ve encountered at the Jamboree said, ‘That was great.’ ” said Hunter Reynolds, a Willow Park 17-year-old. “The point of the speech was to gear us to success -- to get us ready to become leaders of this world.”  Continue reading...

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