On Sunday, Donald Trump took to Twitter to apparently brag about the fact that, for the first time in American history, all 50 states have been declared disaster areas, thanks to his presidential order. He then said that we are “winning,” even though we can all see that the opposite is true. Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins explains what’s happening.

Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at DeSmogBlog.com. He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced