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Re: Prezident Trump

Post by scrmbldggs » Sun Dec 30, 2018 7:30 am

It's gonna be the biggest hiring spree after the exodus of all their friends and acquaintances ("bizness partners"). Except, perhaps, that wedding caterer, who, IIRC, did a fairly good job in the position given to her after the Inogreation.
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Re: Prezident Trump

Post by JO 753 » Sun Dec 30, 2018 10:50 am

Sessionz iz even wors than I thot!

Did he ever do anything good? (recuzing himself duznt count. Its neutral at best and he wuz forsed into it)
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Post by Upton_O_Goode » Tue Jan 01, 2019 2:09 pm

I must give Trump credit for the rare occasions on which he does the right thing. Here are a couple of examples:

Weakening NATO. (Why did NATO continue to exist after the collapse of the USSR? These institutions get a life and refuse to die, even when they no longer have a raison d'être.)


Withdrawal from Syria. Like me, the author of this piece feels just terrible about the Kurds, but they exist among giant neighbors in a part of the world where we can't project power easily. I'm sorry for them, but further American involvement will not avoid their inevitable collapse, and it will only increase the suffering of Syrians.
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Post by Upton_O_Goode » Tue Jan 01, 2019 2:10 pm

JO 753 wrote:
Sun Dec 30, 2018 10:50 am
Sessionz iz even wors than I thot!

Did he ever do anything good? (recuzing himself duznt count. Its neutral at best and he wuz forsed into it)
Not unless you count reversing a half-century of progress in civil rights.
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Post by bobbo_the_Pragmatist » Wed Jan 02, 2019 12:07 am

JO 753 wrote:
Sun Dec 30, 2018 10:50 am
Sessionz iz even wors than I thot!

Did he ever do anything good? (recuzing himself duznt count. Its neutral at best and he wuz forsed into it)
The current guy is arguably in a greater conflict and he has refused to recuz. So yeah....."any" respect for the law is a plus...........considering the alternative, aka: we we got.
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Re: Prezident Trump

Post by Upton_O_Goode » Wed Jan 02, 2019 11:18 am

scrmbldggs wrote:
Sat Dec 29, 2018 1:02 am
AFAIK, under normal circumstances, all identifying aspects would have been blurred before release...
Correct, and it logically follows that having Trump as President is an abnormal circumstance.
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Re: Prezident Trump

Post by Pyrrho » Wed Jan 02, 2019 6:06 pm

I see that Romney is positioning himself to be Pence's VP if Trump is impeached.
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Post by JO 753 » Wed Jan 02, 2019 7:28 pm

Hard to beleev he came off az the dum guy in 2012.
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Re: Prezident Trump

Post by Pyrrho » Wed Jan 02, 2019 8:20 pm

All we have to do is to figure out which shell the pea is under.
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Post by Upton_O_Goode » Wed Jan 02, 2019 9:12 pm

Pyrrho wrote:
Wed Jan 02, 2019 6:06 pm
I see that Romney is positioning himself to be Pence's VP if Trump is impeached.
He ought to be able to bring us together, having been governor of Massachusetts and senator from Utah. His father was governor of Michigan and president of American Motors. Great resume there, between them. Mitt was tone deaf with the middle class, thinking he'd be able to reinforce his "shucks, we're just folks" image by telling people that he encouraged self-reliance in his son by giving him a million dollars to invest!! But, before he had to drink the Kool-Aid to get the 2012 nomination, he wasn't bad. The health care system he signed onto as governor of Massachusetts was in most respects identical to Obamacare. If he could move back that direction, I'd feel a little better.
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Re: Prezident Trump

Post by Pyrrho » Wed Jan 02, 2019 9:49 pm

I could like Romney if he would be himself instead of the masks he puts on.
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Post by bobbo_the_Pragmatist » Wed Jan 02, 2019 9:50 pm

I think the masks match the underwear.
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Re: Prezident Trump

Post by Gord » Wed Jan 02, 2019 11:44 pm

Pyrrho wrote:
Wed Jan 02, 2019 9:49 pm
I could like Romney if he would be himself instead of the masks he puts on.
Well he's a Mormon, so yer outta luck. Putting on masks (and magic underwear) is what they're all about!
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Re: Prezident Trump

Post by Pyrrho » Thu Jan 03, 2019 12:39 am

Pick a card. Any card at all.
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Re: Prezident Trump

Post by Gord » Thu Jan 03, 2019 1:17 am

Pyrrho wrote:
Thu Jan 03, 2019 12:39 am
Pick a card. Any card at all.
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