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Old 15th Jul 2019, 20:56
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https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/p...rate-z8dlw8kvn

President Trump is out to win white votes; his attacks on Democrats are deliberate

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His call for the “squad” of ethnic minority congresswomen to “go back and help fix the totally broken and crime-infested places from which they came” seemed pure knee-jerk populism, and triggered widespread accusations of racism.......

There was method in Mr Trump’s madness, however. He will have seen polling such as that leaked at the weekend that shows how unpopular the squad are among moderate American voters weighing up which side of a divided country best deserves their vote.

An internal Democrat survey of 1,003 likely voters who were white and had two years or less of college education, disclosed to Axios, showed that socialism was viewed favourably by only 18 per cent.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the most visible of the young congresswomen, was recognised by 74 per cent of voters in the poll and 22 per cent had a favourable view of her. Ilhan Omar, from Minnesota, another member of the group, was recognised by 53 per cent but only 9 per cent regarded her favourably.

These are the white, non-college voters who backed Mr Trump in 2016, some of them voting for the first time, and also helped to keep the House in Republican hands that year.

Mr Trump doubled down on his attacks today to hammer home the message that these radical women (four out of 235 representatives in the House) are the new face of the Democrats and the vanguard of its turn to socialism.

In the polarised political divide that Mr Trump has exacerbated, he is challenging voters to choose between his nationalism and their socialism. It is up to Democrats whether they can offer the country a different definition of the choice in 2020, because this is Mr Trump’s re-election campaign in a nutshell.......”
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Old 15th Jul 2019, 21:05
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There is a difference between being intelligent and smart, as Trump proved when he wiped the floor with his Republican opponents then HRC in the last election.

And if if they keep underestimating him he’ll do it again.
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Old 15th Jul 2019, 21:48
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Someone else put this fake tempest quite correctly:

Trump probably lost several approval rating points with his silly tweets. But he probably gained 10 point in the voting percentages.
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Old 15th Jul 2019, 22:05
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There's not much point in going into complicated issues in any depth here. This is like having a pie fight in the library when it comes to that sort of thing. If we were to do that, though, there are some pretty sound arguments to be made for things that Trump and his simple-minded fans see no need for. Well, no, there is no immediate need for many things; you can cut a lot of things that are meant to produce healthy, well-educated citizens in the long run and save money in the short term.

Trump has always favored short-termism; it is what his entire career as a posing businessman has been about, leaving someone else holding the bag when the house of cards collapses. It's just that this time it's not going to be Atlantic City stuck with bankrupt casinos, but our entire country stuck with the mess Trump is making of things.

I think it is really great to have this new Trump booster show up, frothysloth or whatever his handle is. If I had been forced to invent him nobody would have gone along with that; he is just too, too perfect!

On the other hand, though, obgraham and West Coast now come across as somewhat reasonable by contrast. (West Coast even caught me agreeing with him on one point, which I find alarming.) I am off now to read myself to sleep with the New York Review of Books, a bastion of leftist, Jewish, semi-socialist, correct and socially conscious thinking, hoping that resets me to normal. Free health care for all, and shoes for the dead!
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Old 15th Jul 2019, 23:47
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West Coast,
There’s a vast difference between presenting yourself at the emergency room with a life threatening injury and comprehensive medical coverage.
I am both surprised and disappointed that you can't comprehend plain English. I defined what we currently do to assure people that are not US citizens that they can receive medical services, a Christian thing to do in a Christian country that the US is, as portrayed by Conservatives, no more, no less. I support that position. I am not going to get into the quicksand issue that you have sunk into of comprehensive medical coverage for illegal immigrants or any immigrants entering the US. My position on that is like a single drop of rain in the ocean, as is your opinion on this same broader issue.

Too bad you live in a State (CA) that is going the exact opposite of your convictions. But, as an intelligent Conservative, you fully do understand the words of the US Constitutional and the power conveyed to the States. You love to point it out only when it fits your political positions. In this instance, it doesn't fit your position, that's life, get beyond it, do more shark watching to calm your mind as well as the beachgoers... Have a good evening...
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Old 15th Jul 2019, 23:49
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Originally Posted by chuks View Post
There's not much point in going into complicated issues in any depth here. This is like having a pie fight in the library when it comes to that sort of thing. If we were to do that, though, there are some pretty sound arguments to be made for things that Trump and his simple-minded fans see no need for. Well, no, there is no immediate need for many things; you can cut a lot of things that are meant to produce healthy, well-educated citizens in the long run and save money in the short term.

Trump has always favored short-termism; it is what his entire career as a posing businessman has been about, leaving someone else holding the bag when the house of cards collapses. It's just that this time it's not going to be Atlantic City stuck with bankrupt casinos, but our entire country stuck with the mess Trump is making of things.

I think it is really great to have this new Trump booster show up, frothysloth or whatever his handle is. If I had been forced to invent him nobody would have gone along with that; he is just too, too perfect!

On the other hand, though, obgraham and West Coast now come across as somewhat reasonable by contrast. (West Coast even caught me agreeing with him on one point, which I find alarming.) I am off now to read myself to sleep with the New York Review of Books, a bastion of leftist, Jewish, semi-socialist, correct and socially conscious thinking, hoping that resets me to normal. Free health care for all, and shoes for the dead!
Even more alarming than agreeing with me, youre in lockstep with Trump. On the flipside TD is in the dumps, his german speaking wingman has defected.
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Old 16th Jul 2019, 04:21
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Strange that someone who is a first generation American, belittled other first generation Americans? Or is it more that their skin is of a different hue?

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Donald_Trump

"Donald John Trump was born on June 14, 1946, at the Jamaica Hospital in the borough of Queens, New York City.[1][2] His parents were Frederick Christ Trump, a real estate developer, and Scottish-born housewife Mary Anne MacLeod."
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Old 16th Jul 2019, 05:15
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Not strange at all ....

Mr. Aussie, I knew a couple who were two of your own migrants to Oz, and they were dead set against the Abos, as if they had no real place in Australian society. The couple seemed to be true believers in "White Australia." I did not get into that with them because we all had to live together in Nigeria, based in a rather small compound. Anyway, that was no surprise, since it reminded me of our own bigots, people from our South for instance, who could think that too much melanin is a bar to full citizenship.

Here in Germany we have had a lot of heat and sometimes not much light about migration, citizenship, all that sort of thing. One time my daughter heard a classmate tell their group that he could tell who was a proper German and who was not, who had "German blood," so to say. (Yes, that term is still somewhat respectable, but among nice people who are pig-ignorant of modern German history.) My daughter asked him then, "So, what about me?" when their expert on "race" told her that she was obviously a proper 100% German. Then she told him "My father is an American."

West Coast, I am about as far from being in lockstep with Trump as it's possible for two Caucasians to be. (Is it 'cos I is third-generation, with children who are first-generation Germans on my side?) That I happen to be more a realist than an idealist when it comes to some things you and your coterie of bigots like to use as litmus tests is neither here nor there. Just because I happen to be able to afford good healthcare does not mean that I can look with indifference at the way others may have to suffer neglect .

As pointed out, Trump's stance, and even more so professional Christian Pence's stance, are deeply un-Christian ones that go against basic, professed Christian, American values. At time of writing we are locking up small children even, when some of them are dying of treatable maladies for lack of basic healthcare. This is profoundly obscene and un-Christian, and made more so by having these two prating Christians pretend it is completely acceptable, something necessary and proper.

In the Inferno hypocrites shall wear beautiful clothing lined with lead, clothing that forces them to just creep along, scarcely able to move.

Here's a nice blast from the King James Bible. This one, Matthew 23:27, is going out to all you professional Christians:

Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye are like unto whited sepulchres, which indeed appear beautiful outward, but are within full of dead men's bones, and of all uncleanness.

One of the most alarming things I have always found to be so with bigots is the cheerful way that they can assume I share their own warped values, just as any reasonable person should. There's not much worse than a cheerful bigot who thinks you are in lockstep with him, and I have had more encounters of that sort than you can imagine, all across the spectrum of bigotry. Jews, Blacks, Beaners, rich folks, poor folks, the handicapped, young and beautiful girls who don't want to flirt with wrinklies ... stick around long enough and you are going to come across some hater Arschloch who thinks that you think the same way he or she does about this or that class of fellow human beings. (Right here we have a fellow who seems to hate anyone who can write better than he can, when his writing is the equivalent of something scrawled with a dull crayon on a wrinkled brown paper sack. Not that that's the only class of being he hates, just that it's one that is remarkable in context.)
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Old 16th Jul 2019, 05:50
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Originally Posted by chuks View Post
Mr. Aussie, I knew a couple who were two of your own migrants to Oz, and they were dead set against the Abos, as if they had no real place in Australian society. The couple seemed to be true believers in "White Australia." I did not get into that with them because we all had to live together in Nigeria, based in a rather small compound. Anyway, that was no surprise, since it reminded me of our own bigots, people from our South for instance, who could think that too much melanin is a bar to full citizenship.

Here in Germany we have had a lot of heat and sometimes not much light about migration, citizenship, all that sort of thing. One time my daughter heard a classmate tell their group that he could tell who was a proper German and who was not, who had "German blood," so to say. (Yes, that term is still somewhat respectable, but among nice people who are pig-ignorant of modern German history.) My daughter asked him then, "So, what about me?" when their expert on "race" told her that she was obviously a proper 100% German. Then she told him "My father is an American."

West Coast, I am about as far from being in lockstep with Trump as it's possible for two Caucasians to be. (Is it 'cos I is third-generation, with children who are first-generation Germans on my side?) That I happen to be more a realist than an idealist when it comes to some things you and your coterie of bigots like to use as litmus tests is neither here nor there. Just because I happen to be able to afford good healthcare does not mean that I can look with indifference at the way others may have to suffer neglect .

As pointed out, Trump's stance, and even more so professional Christian Pence's stance, are deeply un-Christian ones that go against basic, professed Christian, American values. At time of writing we are locking up small children even, when some of them are dying of treatable maladies for lack of basic healthcare. This is profoundly obscene and un-Christian, and made more so by having these two prating Christians pretend it is completely acceptable, something necessary and proper.

In the Inferno hypocrites shall wear beautiful clothing lined with lead, clothing that forces them to just creep along, scarcely able to move.

Here's a nice blast from the King James Bible. This one, Matthew 23:27, is going out to all you professional Christians:

Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye are like unto whited sepulchres, which indeed appear beautiful outward, but are within full of dead men's bones, and of all uncleanness.

One of the most alarming things I have always found to be so with bigots is the cheerful way that they can assume I share their own warped values, just as any reasonable person should. There's not much worse than a cheerful bigot who thinks you are in lockstep with him, and I have had more encounters of that sort than you can imagine, all across the spectrum of bigotry. Jews, Blacks, Beaners, rich folks, poor folks, the handicapped, young and beautiful girls who don't want to flirt with wrinklies ... stick around long enough and you are going to come across some hater Arschloch who thinks that you think the same way he or she does about this or that class of fellow human beings. (Right here we have a fellow who seems to hate anyone who can write better than he can, when his writing is the equivalent of something scrawled with a dull crayon on a wrinkled brown paper sack. Not that that's the only class of being he hates, just that it's one that is remarkable in context.)
So your back to agreeing that illegals should receive full healthcare benefits the second they enter the country? Talk about a quick pivot, find out you share the same opinion as Trump and you flip a 180. Got it.
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Old 16th Jul 2019, 06:58
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Interesting to read how many rally to Trump's cause after his most recent Twitter logorrhea. I used to read, almost to the point of catatonic oblivion, that strong consevative folk might not like what you say but, in dramatist fashion, that they are ready to lay down their lives so that you can enjoy the right to do so. A most generous oblation I must say. Btw Ailoth, both Chucks and I will be more than pleased to lend you our OEDs should there be a word or two that is unfamiliar. At the very least the Dictionary.com app.

For those keeping score, the rules have shifted a bit. It used to be aspirants to the ideals of the land, though poor and downtrodden, who were afforded an opportunity to be part of the common weal--that product of the "melting pot." Worked well and for a long time.

The rule change, given voice by Mr. Trump on Sunday is that you should now sod off/bugger off to the burrow from which you were spawned.

A problem however. All four of the Squad are citizens. Three are natural born citizens. Hmmmm. Do they just sod off back to their house and take the rest of the week off? Sodding, last I checked, seems to require a place that receives this action.

Thus telling US citizens to bugger off to the US to solve problems has a hint of recursiveness to it . (Dictionary.com and the OED will help Ailoth)

We know the democratic candidates are an effete force. Maybe it is time to get someone who can roll over that congenitally prolix pretender in the form of Trump.

Well, at the least, it will give us an extended break from those who are always ready to lay down their lives to protect speech. They don't like what is being said, then no sacrficial propitiation. Sorry!

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Old 16th Jul 2019, 07:14
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Originally Posted by Uncle Fred View Post
Interesting to read how many rally to Trump's cause after his most recent Twitter logorrhea. I used to read, almost to the point of catatonic oblivion, that strong consevative folk might not like what you say but, in dramatist fashion, that they are ready to lay down their lives so that you can enjoy the right to do so. A most generous oblation I must say. Btw Ailoth, both Chucks and I will be more than pleased to lend you our OEDs should there be a word or two that is unfamiliar. At the very least the Dictionary.com app.

For those keeping score, the rules have shifted a bit. It used to be aspirants to the ideals of the land, though poor and downtrodden, who were afforded an opportunity to be part of the common weal--that product of the "melting pot." Worked well and for a long time.

The rule change, given voice by Mr. Trump on Sunday is that you should now sod off/bugger off to the burrow from which you were spawned.

A problem however. All four of the Squad are citizens. Three are natural born citizens. Hmmmm. Do they just sod off back to their house and take the rest of the week off? Sodding, last I checked, seems to require a place that receives this action.

Thus telling US citizens to bugger off to the US to solve problems has a hint of recursiveness to it . (Dictionary.com and the OED will help Ailoth)

We know the democratic candidates are an effete force. Maybve it is time to get someone who can roll over that congenitally prolix pretender in the form of Trump.

Well, at the least, it will at least give us an extended break from those who are always ready to lay down their lives to protect speech. They don't like what is being said, then no sacrficial propitiation. Sorry!
Might want to review your spelling before you criticize anyone.
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Old 16th Jul 2019, 09:22
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“With his deliberate, racist outburst, @realDonaldTrump wants to raise the profile of his targets, drive Dems to defend them and make them emblematic of the entire party,” David Axelrod, a former senior adviser to President Obama, wrote on Twitter. “It’s a cold, hard strategy.”
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Old 16th Jul 2019, 10:41
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Trump's attitude to his four congress women of colour and diverse ethnic origin.

It's not one iota worse than I usually encounter in the UK if I get into a deep and critical argument with someone with whom I am not well acquainted after I reveal that I'm from Philadelphia, PA.
I have often been told to bugger off back to the US if I like it so well over there.

So interesting to see 'Progressive' Democrat Congresswomen, who originally came from countries whose governments are a complete and total catastrophe, the worst, most corrupt and inept anywhere in the world (if they even have a functioning government at all), now loudly ... and viciously telling the people of the United States, the greatest and most powerful Nation on earth, how our government is to be run,"
"Why don't they go back and help fix the totally broken and crime infested places from which they came.

All that Trump did was to invite the four to pop back to their countries of ethnic origin and put the gargantuan ills that prevail in all of them to rights before continuing in destructive criticism of the country that gave them the finest citizenship available in the world.
It was extremely ill advised of Trump to say what he said but perhaps its a home truth? There's nothing racist about the passage quoted above either, just a true comment about four countries in the world that deserve the critique.

Better dead than red!
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Old 16th Jul 2019, 10:53
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Originally Posted by cavortingcheetah View Post
Trump's attitude to his four congress women of colour and diverse ethnic origin.

It's not one iota worse than I usually encounter in the UK if I get into a deep and critical argument with someone with whom I am not well acquainted after I reveal that I'm from Philadelphia, PA.
I have often been told to bugger off back to the US if I like it so well over there.

So interesting to see 'Progressive' Democrat Congresswomen, who originally came from countries whose governments are a complete and total catastrophe, the worst, most corrupt and inept anywhere in the world (if they even have a functioning government at all), now loudly ... and viciously telling the people of the United States, the greatest and most powerful Nation on earth, how our government is to be run,"
"Why don't they go back and help fix the totally broken and crime infested places from which they came.

All that Trump did was to invite the four to pop back to their countries of ethnic origin and put the gargantuan ills that prevail in all of them to rights before continuing in destructive criticism of the country that gave them the finest citizenship available in the world.
It was extremely ill advised of Trump to say what he said but perhaps its a home truth? There's nothing racist about the passage quoted above either, just a true comment about four countries in the world that deserve the critique.

Better dead than red!
Since 3 out of the 4 ladies were born in The United States of America, and D.J. Trump is himself the son of a migrant, i am not really sure of the relevance of your statement. Unless you wish to impose the presence of DJT on the people of the Isle of Lewis?
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Old 16th Jul 2019, 12:12
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The matter of citizenship is really a bit of a red herring isn't it for all four congresswomen could perfectly easily enough obtain citizenship of their respective countries of parental ethnic origin, although there could surely be no reason for them to do so.
The entire matter is is being blown out of all proportion by those whose real agenda to impeach the president and who are now taking advantage of a serious faux pas on his part. They may be right to do so and perhaps he deserves it but what you have here is a virulent socialist cartel beating their own racist drum in order to bring down a president they loath and thus better their chances of imposing their own brand of socialism on the USA.
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Old 16th Jul 2019, 13:10
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"There's nothing racist about" this, really? "Why don't they go back and help fix the totally broken and crime infested places ["places" meaning "foreign countries"] from which they came. [sic]"

There is Trump, a first-generation American on his mother's side, telling three other first-generation Americans (and one naturalized American citizen) that they do not belong in the States. On what basis other than their race would he have said that, given that they are all full citizens of the USA just as he is? I can't think of one that is valid. One that is invalid is that they are upsetting him by exercising their right, shared with him, to free speech. These dusky hussies are criticizing our president! Throw them out!

The reason Trump cited, in his usual sneaking way, is that they came from outside the States. Yeah, well, one did, same as Trump's momma. The other three were born here, same as he was, when the big difference is that they are various shades of brown, where he is a revolting combination of orange, pink, and grey.

What else? Okay, three of them have bigger tits than Trump has; is that his problem with them? (In much of Africa, the size of the butt counts for much more than the size of the tits when it comes to pulchitrude; Trump is streets ahead there. Black him up, dress him in a faded and tattered tee shirt reading "Obasanjo for President" and an Iro, put a big enamel basin of bananas on his bonce, and then he would fit right in at Oshodi Market.)

Look, that Trump is thin-skinned we already knew about, but that he can openly espouse racism and get away with that, get a pass on that from too many Republicans (when just one giving him a pass is one too many) ... I have to give it to the Donald, that he always seems to have one more bad surprise up his baggy sleeve.

Trump is not just a bully but a coward too; he does not have the guts to come right out and name those people he has subjected to this racist attack. Later he and his aides, and his spineless fellow Republicans, can use this to weasel out of his having said just what he pretty much did say. It will be Trump Derangement Syndrome that we now blame him for attacking four congresswomen of color, when it could have been just about anybody he meant.

West Coast, if you want to come across and play by pedant rules, be careful!

This from you to me: "So your back to agreeing that illegals should receive full healthcare benefits the second they enter the country? Talk about a quick pivot, find out you share the same opinion as Trump and you flip a 180. Got it." (Fred merely wrote "consevative" for "conservative," what looks like a mere typo. Or is there some other, rather grave mistake that your gimlet surfer's eye spotted?)

"Your" is the possessive form of "you." What you needed there was "you're," short for "you are."

As to the rest of that, it is nonsense. I am not agreeing that "illegals should receive full healthcare benefits the second they enter the country," particularly since I have no expectation of getting such benefits for myself and my family. (Our German health insurance only covers us for short stays in the USA. Otherwise we need to buy extra cover.)

It would be wonderful if we were able to direct enough of our rather huge budget to healthcare to become some sort of oasis of wellness, instead of squandering it on such things as a $92-million-dollar 4th of July show for childish Donald Trump. (I was laughing my way through watching the big French parade in Paris on Bastille Day, just ten days after Trump had to stand there in the pissing rain, posed near some armor that was merely parked, talking complete nonsense. The French parade was a wonderful show compared to that. Suck it, Donald!)

I think we need to reform our healthcare system in ways that are indeed 180 degrees opposite to what Trump has proposed. Essentially I am in relative agreement with how TD views this problem, although I do not agree fully with his solution. (Ideally it is good; right now it seems to be out of reach. That is not to say that we should not try to reach it.) Both of us have cited the way that many people like to view the USA as some sort of Christian nation (which it really is not) while also taking positions on many things that are clearly not Christian. There I am with him 100%.
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Old 16th Jul 2019, 15:52
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West Coast,
Even more alarming than agreeing with me, youre in lockstep with Trump. On the flipside TD is in the dumps, his german speaking wingman has defected.
I see you have adopted Putin's plan for America, divide and conquer the Democrats to get the Trumpster reelected. It isn't going to work, you're wasting your time. Go have a couple of shots of the finest Mexican tequila and a couple of wedges of Mexican avocado for lunch to sooth your mind.

WC, you are 100% wrong about chuks and myself, we are in agreement, neither of us have defected, nice try however..

BTW, there is an old maxim, attributed to Napoleon Bonaparte: Never interfere with the enemy when he is in the process of destroying himself. Sunday morning, President Trump chose to interfere, just as Democrats were in the process of destroying themselves. I think this may have been a lesson learned by Napoleon, a lesson Trump, the superior IQ genius and Mensa star doesn't know even exists. At the exact moment that Democrats are realizing the toxicity of identity politics, Donald Trump endorses the notion that these women are defined by where they come from. Also, Trump seemingly believes immigrants are not “real Americans”, unless you happen to be the wife of the Senate Majority Leader who he appointed to his Cabinet. Trump did marry immigrants twice, after all. But, Trump certainly has no problem with making statements and arguments that feed into the notion that immigrants are not “real Americans.” Wonder what his current wife thinks about his statements. Trump’s supporters seem more committed to doing what’s necessary to ensure his reelection than he is.
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Originally Posted by cavortingcheetah View Post
The matter of citizenship is really a bit of a red herring isn't it for all four congresswomen could perfectly easily enough obtain citizenship of their respective countries of parental ethnic origin, although there could surely be no reason for them to do so.
The entire matter is is being blown out of all proportion by those whose real agenda to impeach the president and who are now taking advantage of a serious faux pas on his part. They may be right to do so and perhaps he deserves it but what you have here is a virulent socialist cartel beating their own racist drum in order to bring down a president they loath and thus better their chances of imposing their own brand of socialism on the USA.
Four rabidly anti American congresswomen.
Trump makes a very good point indeed and it has nothing to do with race or gender.
He suggested that if they hated the country so much then perhaps they should try somewhere else.
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Old 16th Jul 2019, 17:29
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Holy Mackerel! Has Trump ever hooked a couple of live ones here!

While Chuks and Turbine here parrot the media's repetitive mantras of Russia, Russia, Russia, and Racist, Racist, Racist, Trump continues to play them like a fine Guarneri.
What we are witnessing is possibly the most strategic political move in recent American history!
He has managed to manoeuvre (how's that for spelling!) the Democrats, namely the Pack of 25 into defending four silly women who are making a career out of telling everyone how bad America is. Women who are becoming reviled by most Americans, and who will never be in a position of political power beyond the peanut gallery of Democrat radicalism.

If these are the face of Democrat wisdom come election day in 2020, Trump can just leave his suits in the closet at 1600 Penna for another 4 year term.

I can't decide which is better: Trump's political acumen, or the angst of the eternally offended, both here on JB and in the Media!
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Old 16th Jul 2019, 18:23
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If one has a brain that not been turned to sewage by right-wing media, one knows that in 1986 (not 1989) DJT was one of 87 people who received the award together - from an organization founded by Trump's real-estate broker ("All Hail Our Dear Leader!"). For being successful or influential and being of immigrant stock (as are we all) - Trump being of German and Scottish background.

https://www.huffpost.com/entry/donal...b000d0b156e6e2

It had nothing whatever to do with contributing to the conditions of inner-city black youth. He tended to demand that inner-city youth be executed - even when exonerated.

https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/...ve/1501321001/

That is also a heavily-cropped photograph, to imply some special relationship between people who are in reality just lined up randomly for a group picture. A technique long used by right-wing US demagogues (as well as the Soviets) dating back to Joe McCarthy (always remember the Roy Cohn connection between McCarthy and Trump) - see second example here: THE VISUAL TELLING OF STORIES - PHOTO-SCRUTINY NO. 1

Too bad you blew your cover with such a childish and easily-refutable attempt at a meme - Moscow will not be pleased.... https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Internet_Research_Agency
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