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Re: Politics & Current Events

Postby Derwood » Wed May 23, 2018 12:45 pm

The Onion's Twitter feed is trolling the hell out of Michael Cohen
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Postby TruffleShuffle » Wed May 23, 2018 2:04 pm

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this country is boned.
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Re: Politics & Current Events

Postby Derwood » Wed May 23, 2018 2:23 pm

What’s he rambling about now? Is he off his meds?
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Re: Politics & Current Events

Postby Brian707 » Wed May 23, 2018 3:36 pm

Derwood wrote:What’s he rambling about now? Is he off his meds?



This is how the innocent act
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Re: Politics & Current Events

Postby gflore34 » Wed May 23, 2018 3:54 pm

Brian707 wrote:
Derwood wrote:What’s he rambling about now? Is he off his meds?



This is how the innocent act


Exactly, an innocent person would sit back and allow the investigation to proceed perhaps, even assist. But, what has the talking sweet potato done from day one? Attempts at distraction, obfuscation, denials, what would an innocent person have to worry about?
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Re: Politics & Current Events

Postby Derwood » Wed May 23, 2018 4:38 pm

Staying on message is not his strong suit

“So your vote in 2018 is every bit as important as your vote in 2016…although I’m not sure I really believe that,” Trump admitted. “I don’t know who the hell wrote that line, I’m not sure…but it’s still important, remember.”
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Postby gflore34 » Wed May 23, 2018 6:13 pm

Derwood wrote:Staying on message is not his strong suit

“So your vote in 2018 is every bit as important as your vote in 2016…although I’m not sure I really believe that,” Trump admitted. “I don’t know who the hell wrote that line, I’m not sure…but it’s still important, remember.”


The mother f@#$%* is gearing up to suspend the elections in November.
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Re: Politics & Current Events

Postby Derwood » Wed May 23, 2018 6:40 pm

CBS News’ Lesley Stahl spoke this week at an event in New York and shared a previously unreported exchange she had with Donald Trump during his presidential transition process.

Stahl said she and her boss met with Trump at his office in Trump Tower in Manhattan after the 2016 election in advance of a recorded sit-down interview for “60 Minutes.”

“At one point, he started to attack the press,” Stahl said. “There were no cameras in there.”

“I said, ‘You know, this is getting tired. Why are you doing it over and over? It’s boring and it’s time to end that. You know, you’ve won … why do you keep hammering at this?’” Stahl recalled.

“And he said: ‘You know why I do it? I do it to discredit you all and demean you all so that when you write negative stories about me no one will believe you.’”
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Re: Politics & Current Events

Postby Brian » Wed May 23, 2018 6:50 pm

great news, most definitely compromised Jared Kushner has his security clearance back
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Re: Politics & Current Events

Postby Derwood » Wed May 23, 2018 7:31 pm

A court ruled that Trump can’t block people on Twitter anymore.
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Re: Politics & Current Events

Postby CyHawk_Cub » Wed May 23, 2018 11:00 pm

GOP'ers get to reside in a reality distortion field in which Dems can only dream of living.

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Postby MWV » Wed May 23, 2018 11:45 pm

Derwood wrote:A court ruled that Trump can’t block people on Twitter anymore.

Let it be the civic duty of all patriotic Americans to mercilessly troll his ass until he abandons Twitter.
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Re: Politics & Current Events

Postby CubInOK » Thu May 24, 2018 3:53 am

CyHawk_Cub wrote:GOP'ers get to reside in a reality distortion field in which Dems can only dream of living.


Not merely complicit in murder, but actually committed murder for hire.

This is all fake news though. A Republican would never do that.
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Re: Politics & Current Events

Postby squally1313 » Thu May 24, 2018 1:54 pm

So much for that Nobel Peace prize. Like eight months of positive press for a situation that has ultimately not changed in any meaningful way. Cool.
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Postby TruffleShuffle » Thu May 24, 2018 2:00 pm

CyHawk_Cub wrote:


should also mention a special kudos to Grimes for pretty much destroying her personal brand within the span of a couple of weeks.
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Postby CubinNY » Thu May 24, 2018 2:50 pm

squally1313 wrote:So much for that Nobel Peace prize. Like eight months of positive press for a situation that has ultimately not changed in any meaningful way. Cool.

Trump, lulz.

The Trumpsters are going to spin the hell out of this. It shows strength, blah, blah, blah. Trump doesn't know the first rule of business, under promise and over deliver. What a bunch of idiots.
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Re: Politics & Current Events

Postby The_Achiever » Thu May 24, 2018 2:53 pm

We are such an unreliable ally at this point. The rest of the world either loathes/untrusts us or owns our compromised potus.
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Re: Politics & Current Events

Postby treebird » Thu May 24, 2018 2:53 pm

TruffleShuffle wrote:
CyHawk_Cub wrote:


should also mention a special kudos to Grimes for pretty much destroying her personal brand within the span of a couple of weeks.


thoroughly enjoyed her declaration that elon musk engaging in union busting was “fake news” since she went to one of his factories and didn’t see it happening.
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Re: Politics & Current Events

Postby UMFan83 » Thu May 24, 2018 3:51 pm

https://www.businessinsider.in/whose-yo ... 307016.cms

"Rahm - Assume you saw our news. We look forward to diving in deeper on Chicago's proposal," Carney, who is Amazon's senior vice president of corporate affairs, wrote January 18. "As I think I mentioned before, everyone here was impressed with the proposal your team put together. Many thanks, Jay."
Emanuel responded with a reference to a real estate rankings list published by Redfin.

"Yes aware. Thanks," he wrote. "Hope you saw the recognition of our neighborhoods (7) that have it all!"

Carney wrote back: "I did. Good stuff."

Then Emanuel replied: "Whose (sic) your daddy? Talk soon. Hope family is good."
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Re: Politics & Current Events

Postby Derwood » Thu May 24, 2018 5:32 pm




Fine Christian, this one
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Re: Politics & Current Events

Postby CubInOK » Thu May 24, 2018 8:41 pm



Are we out of shoes already? I don't know how many more shoes can drop.
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