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For some reason - maybe his relentless, pathological compulsion to lie about EVERYTHING - many people are skeptical about the purported results of Trump's medical exam finding him in "excellent" health. Some question the cognitive results: 30/30 for naming a lion and camel?! Others doubt the reported weight of 239 pounds: "In dog years/ on the moon/ in your dreams." Thus is born the Girther Movement, "a scandal of (such) proportions as to match the massive year we're having."