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« Reply #120 on: November 15, 2016, 09:24:38 PM »
*slaps Jew Card onto the table*

That headline is wild antisemitic. Getting a Jewish author for the piece doesn't change that, and it's especially indefensible given its publication date, when pro-Trump Jewbaiting had already become a pretty widespread and well-covered phenomenon.

As in all things, we can't really discern what's In Someone's Heart but it's also not super relevant.

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« Reply #121 on: November 15, 2016, 09:47:50 PM »
Not too surprising that they have such a hard time with intelligence / defense advisors, plenty of Republican ones signed an open letter that Trump was unfit and a disaster waiting to happen a few months ago. Though the rumor is that all of Christie affiliates are shunned. Maybe it is all gonna be resolved in due time but it's not too hard to imagine they're hurting for attracting competent politicians. Would you accept to go work for a boss with a bad temper, unconventional opinions, used to get his way and be branded as the dude who worked with a self branded far right ideologue ?

The best case scenario is that the Trump administration is such a disaster nothing gets done.

They keep grudges, and the list of friendly faces is about 10 people deep.

In addition, 8 years of Obama means the actual people working wont be happy that their news boss is an idiot.

You work at the EPA. You probably have a genuine interest in the environment. Then, after 30 years of hard work and loyalty someone tells you your boss is an oil executive that hates the environment?

Yeah, no.


Dream scenario?

Rand + Cruz + Rubio hold their own grudges and nothing gets done in the senate. Nothing. Throw in some Romneyteam mormon senators and you have a real stew going.

Someone pointed out (I dont know if its true), that before the Dems had a super-majority in California, single payer healthcare got passed twice and then ended by the Rs. But when the Ds took the super-majority those bills mysteriously didnt get proposed again.

Its easy to vote against Obamacare 120 times when you know it means nothing. Its harder to put your name on a bill thats actually about to pass.
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« Reply #122 on: November 15, 2016, 09:50:39 PM »
Though in defense of Breitbart, I think using the "Renegade Jew" headline is a bit disingenious if the goal is to prove Bannon antisemitism. The article is written by David Horowitz which identify itself as a jew and it mostly peddles the -sadly not unusual- view that Kristol is a "race traitor" facilitating the imminent extermination of his people for not falling in line with Trump, the Republicans and/or Israël. It's incredibly shrill & dogmatic but maybe not antisemitic, though the inflammatory headline probably also tingles the funny bone of bigots in many different ways.

 :leon :ufup
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« Reply #123 on: November 15, 2016, 09:56:09 PM »
He seen some shit :o
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In January 1968, Horowitz returned to the United States, where he became co-editor of the New Left magazine Ramparts, based in northern California.[10] During the early 1970s, Horowitz developed a close friendship with Huey P. Newton, founder of the Black Panther Party. Horowitz later portrayed Newton as equal parts gangster, terrorist, intellectual, and media celebrity.[10]

As part of their work together, Horowitz helped raise money for, and assisted the Panthers with, the running of a school for poor children in Oakland. He recommended that Newton hire Betty Van Patter as bookkeeper; she was then working for Ramparts. In December 1974, Van Patter's body was found floating in San Francisco Harbor; she had been murdered. Horowitz has said he believes the Panthers were behind the killing.[10][15]
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« Reply #124 on: November 15, 2016, 10:06:21 PM »
"Hey, guys, don't worry, they're only pretending to be racist!"

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« Reply #125 on: November 15, 2016, 10:44:10 PM »
Maybe I missed it in all the historicness of Hillary, but Trump would be the first person to ever become President without holding prior public office (if we include military service) and only the second major party nominee.
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« Reply #126 on: November 15, 2016, 11:07:42 PM »
This is where understanding post-irony would help you dumdums.

just sayin  :smug

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« Reply #127 on: November 15, 2016, 11:14:28 PM »
This is where understanding post-irony would help you dumdums.

just sayin  :smug

"Hey, guys, don't worry, they're only pretending to be racist!"
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« Reply #128 on: November 15, 2016, 11:18:25 PM »
No, no, Rumbler, that would be simply "irony." The "post-" part is where they become sincere about it.
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« Reply #129 on: November 16, 2016, 01:47:59 AM »
I'm doing better now.

I had terrible, crippling panic attacks last weak.  Had to go to the hospital.  Now on better medication.

I have a family full of gay and trans people.  The most important persons in my life (besides my girlfriend) are: my mother, my sisters, and my gay cousin and gay aunt.  This has been the worst week in recent memory – worse than my legal troubles last year.

I've already donated money to several organizations, and plan on volunteering for several women's rights organizations throughout the next few years.

All I'll say is: I voted for Hillary, but I understand why she "lost."  I fully support a populism approach for Democrats going forward, including an Ellison DNC and a Bernie presidential run.  I know Bernie will be too old, so I support Warren.
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« Reply #130 on: November 16, 2016, 02:00:15 AM »
Glad you're doing better breh.

Last week was tough as fuck. The Trump fuckery this past week has been fun but once the fuckery starts hurting people... :doge

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« Reply #131 on: November 16, 2016, 02:14:00 AM »
Last week I did okay. I was shocked and eventually angry but I accepted it quickly.

Bannon being appointed as chief strategist though made me have a panic attack at work. That was the moment that made me cry because I was legitimately terrified my and family's safety.
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« Reply #132 on: November 16, 2016, 02:44:53 AM »
Though in defense of Breitbart, I think using the "Renegade Jew" headline is a bit disingenious if the goal is to prove Bannon antisemitism. The article is written by David Horowitz which identify itself as a jew and it mostly peddles the -sadly not unusual- view that Kristol is a "race traitor" facilitating the imminent extermination of his people for not falling in line with Trump, the Republicans and/or Israël. It's incredibly shrill & dogmatic but maybe not antisemitic, though the inflammatory headline probably also tingles the funny bone of bigots in many different ways.

 :leon :ufup

 :larry Was too tired when I wrote that.
Goes without saying that Horowitz being a jew doesn't make the article any less dumb.
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« Reply #133 on: November 16, 2016, 05:09:09 AM »
Bernie could have been the first Polish president  :'(

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« Reply #135 on: November 16, 2016, 06:38:32 AM »
Defending Bannon is not even remotely the sword I will choose to die on, but
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« Reply #136 on: November 16, 2016, 09:34:56 AM »
Bernie could have been the first Polish president  :'(


Starting to see the silver lining with Trump.
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« Reply #137 on: November 16, 2016, 09:57:12 AM »
Murder in the digital realm:

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In response, Spencer posted a video to YouTube in which he said, “I am alive physically, but digitally speaking, there has been execution squads across the alt-right.”
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2016/11/16/a-great-purge-twitter-suspends-richard-spencer-other-prominent-alt-right-accounts/


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« Reply #140 on: November 16, 2016, 12:51:31 PM »
so white tech assholes finally crack down on abuse and not allowing an absolute take all environment of free speech is the one silver lining of this fucking election.

fuck white tech people valuing "free speech" and not understanding/owning up to the consequences of creating and sheltering an environment that has allowed these fucks to foster.

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« Reply #141 on: November 16, 2016, 01:51:08 PM »
speaking of white tech assholes

has anyone seen BrandNew?

I don't think he's posted since the election :doge

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« Reply #142 on: November 16, 2016, 01:53:02 PM »
speaking of white tech assholes

has anyone seen BrandNew?

I don't think he's posted since the election :doge

He posted on the very last page you...dufus.

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« Reply #143 on: November 16, 2016, 01:58:33 PM »
Really makes me feel better.  Thanks dufus!
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« Reply #144 on: November 16, 2016, 02:08:26 PM »
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« Reply #145 on: November 16, 2016, 02:15:34 PM »
What about MTW? Didn't he indicate that he bet money against Hillary?

What's the over-under on him being on some spontaneous binge holiday? :doge

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« Reply #146 on: November 16, 2016, 02:16:35 PM »
Really makes me feel better.  Thanks dufus!

whoops I totally missed the last half of the previous page for some reason :lol

stay strong breh :rock

you should understand that a president doesn't have that much power... it's the reason why eight years of Obama didn't turn America into a socialist paradise

pretty sure gay and trans rights will not regress and even improve over the years

What about MTW? Didn't he indicate that he bet money against Hillary?

What's the over-under on him being on some spontaneous binge holiday? :doge

holy shit...

dude bet against hillary

i wonder how much money he made :doge

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« Reply #147 on: November 16, 2016, 02:22:56 PM »
Really makes me feel better.  Thanks dufus!

whoops I totally missed the last half of the previous page for some reason :lol

stay strong breh :rock

you should understand that a president doesn't have that much power... it's the reason why eight years of Obama didn't turn America into a socialist paradise

pretty sure gay and trans rights will not regress and even improve over the years


this is wishful thinking. the people he surrounds himself with do not favor lgbt rights.

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« Reply #148 on: November 16, 2016, 02:23:20 PM »
Bigly money.
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« Reply #149 on: November 16, 2016, 02:32:54 PM »
Really makes me feel better.  Thanks dufus!

whoops I totally missed the last half of the previous page for some reason :lol

stay strong breh :rock

you should understand that a president doesn't have that much power... it's the reason why eight years of Obama didn't turn America into a socialist paradise

pretty sure gay and trans rights will not regress and even improve over the years


this is wishful thinking. the people he surrounds himself with do not favor lgbt rights.

I guess it is wishful thinking, but I prefer to think this way nevertheless :yeshrug


Posted from a country that has had gay civil union since 1999, gay marriage since 2001

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« Reply #150 on: November 16, 2016, 02:39:00 PM »
there's more to lgbt rights than marriage

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« Reply #151 on: November 16, 2016, 02:40:18 PM »
didn't mean to imply otherwise

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« Reply #152 on: November 16, 2016, 02:54:49 PM »
This new era of Kelly though :lawd




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« Reply #153 on: November 16, 2016, 02:56:59 PM »
 :dunno

I need to start making political comics. If a hack like this can make it, so can I.

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« Reply #154 on: November 16, 2016, 03:01:25 PM »
Crying Chinese Al Gore :lol

The white man yet again steals a job from the red man.


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« Reply #155 on: November 16, 2016, 03:07:12 PM »
:dunno

I need to start making political comics. If a hack like this can make it, so can I.

Kelly does political comics for The Onion, by the way.
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« Reply #156 on: November 16, 2016, 03:12:48 PM »
:dunno

I need to start making political comics. If a hack like this can make it, so can I.

If Ben Garrison can do it, so can you, you mean.
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« Reply #157 on: November 16, 2016, 03:14:44 PM »
:dunno

I need to start making political comics. If a hack like this can make it, so can I.

Kelly does political comics for The Onion, by the way.

That's what he wants you to think. He does them for the onion, a "satire" website but don't be fooled. I know his long game plan.

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« Reply #158 on: November 16, 2016, 03:23:07 PM »
:dunno

I need to start making political comics. If a hack like this can make it, so can I.

All you have to do is label everything.

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« Reply #159 on: November 16, 2016, 03:28:27 PM »
Shifty China disrespectful. Retweet for snappy comeback @politburo, like to nuke Canton. #directdemocracy #POTUS
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« Reply #160 on: November 16, 2016, 03:47:45 PM »
Am I the only one here worried about the actual real world threats of going to war with iran and destroying the planet with climate change rather than the gay-rights boogeyman?

No one is going to make sodomy illegal and start sodomy police squads.
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« Reply #161 on: November 16, 2016, 03:51:45 PM »
Why not both ?
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« Reply #162 on: November 16, 2016, 04:04:07 PM »
Why not both ?

One one hand, you have a gay aunt, who wont have her life at all affected by Trump

On the other hand, you have a mass extinction event

#bothsides
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« Reply #163 on: November 16, 2016, 04:05:55 PM »
So the CEO of JP Morgan might be the treasury secretary under Trump.

I was gonna say, maybe this will slap some sense into Trump supporters.

But tbh, they'll probably just say it's great because he's a smart businessman and the country needs to be run more like a business or some shit.

On the one hand I feel that eventually Trump supporters will feel bamboozled, but on the other hand, I feel they will defend him no matter. No matter what.

The Berlusconi effect, brehs.

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« Reply #164 on: November 16, 2016, 04:16:21 PM »
Am I the only one here worried about the actual real world threats of going to war with iran and destroying the planet with climate change rather than the gay-rights boogeyman?

No one is going to make sodomy illegal and start sodomy police squads.

I'm worried about the fact they're thinking of a Muslim registry.

I'm worried they have a white nationalist as second most powerful man in the WH and will have the POTUS' ear and influence policy.

I'm worried that the Vice President is a historical anti-LGBT demagogue who believes in conversion therapy and has been noted in telling corporations to not hire "the gays". The fact that I am a trans woman during a time when republicans - the same party who thinks HB2 was a good thing - has controls of all aspects of government frightens me and they have actual power to effect me and my communities lives. Adding to this they are trying to make it harder to obtain birth control and healthcare for women. Does this include hormones for trans individuals? A question to certainly ask, because without hormones many will be driven to suicide.

I'm worried that BLM will be labeled a terrorist organization, which I occasionally participate with.

I'm worried that Trump values "loyalty" above all else at the expense of valued and respected republican leadership that didn't support his candidacy. He has a group of loyalists and many aren't willing to play ball with establishment republicans which they will use to force loyalty and dominance on to the rest of the party. This is the first step of fascism: forcing "enemies" to bend the knee or face consequences. Once he has the party under his control because they are too cowardly to fight him in fear of losing their "base" they will have even more power - especially in a republican majority government - to inflict terrible policy.

I'm worried about my Latino friends and deportation, although I was strongly anti-deportation for non-criminals and families during the Obama admin, so that issue is big for me.

I'm worried about the fact that if democrats concede one more state that the Republican Party will have the power to alter the constitution uncontested.

I'm worried about the Paris Agreement and Trump's climate change denying administration which could push carbon emissions to a no point of return of its not already there in the pursuit of money from lobbyists.

I'm worried about foreign policy especially where Russia is concerned. I'm worried about Mexico. I love Mexican's am friends with many. I'm worried about Syria and hope things go well with Asaad but Trump's relationship with Putin puts this under scrutiny. I'm worried about China's response to America. I'm hoping the unprecedented risk of anti-Semitism and anti-Muslim rhetoric will help create bonds and a reach across the aisle for the two religions but it's wishful thinking. I'm worried about the rise of European fascism in response to this election. I'm worried about our relationship with Germany.

I'm worried about someone like Trump, as disorganized and ignorant he is of the duties of the office he holds, having access to nuclear codes.

I'm terrified and not one issue bothers me. It all scares me. All Noam Chomsky said in truthdig, the republican party is currently the most dangerous organization in world history. Concentrating on one issue does not due this entire thing justice.

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« Reply #165 on: November 16, 2016, 04:21:53 PM »
Also I'm less worried about climate change because the leaders that signed the agreement say you can't back out of it and they are proposing that America be forced to take up a carbon tax if they do not honor the agreement. So there's hope there since we know republicans hate taxes. But it's definitely an issue. Basically, we have world leaders there to cockblock republicans on that, but there exists a possibility I might lose hormones due to anti-LGBT policy under an all republican majority.

Iran deal is far more worrying.

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« Reply #166 on: November 16, 2016, 04:22:45 PM »
I'm terrified and not one issue bothers me. It all scares me. All Noam Chomsky said in truthdig, the republican party is currently the most dangerous organization in world history. Concentrating on one issue does not due this entire thing justice.

Thats Im ok with.

It just seems that too many people are trying to boil it down to one thing, and that thing is either abortion, or gay rights. You know, the things that focusing on in the first place caused trump to win the election
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« Reply #167 on: November 16, 2016, 04:24:35 PM »
I'm terrified and not one issue bothers me. It all scares me. All Noam Chomsky said in truthdig, the republican party is currently the most dangerous organization in world history. Concentrating on one issue does not due this entire thing justice.

Thats Im ok with.

It just seems that too many people are trying to boil it down to one thing, and that thing is either abortion, or gay rights. You know, the things that focusing on in the first place caused trump to win the election

Not the news I'm reading.

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« Reply #168 on: November 16, 2016, 04:26:41 PM »
All these high stakes makes Hillary's complacent campaign even more horrific. I hope another Clinton doesn't run the rest of my days.

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« Reply #169 on: November 16, 2016, 04:28:58 PM »
edit: this is probs better

« Last Edit: November 16, 2016, 04:35:45 PM by Syph »
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« Reply #170 on: November 16, 2016, 04:39:35 PM »
Boohoo

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« Reply #171 on: November 16, 2016, 04:40:10 PM »
James what do you expect people to talk about? Right now, world leaders are telling trump and his aides they can't get out of the deal and if they do there will be consequences. There's hope there.

Meanwhile, we have his aides suggesting a federal Muslim registry and they appointed a white nationalist to the wh.

What are you expecting? Also, I haven't really read many musing about the status of abortion or gay rights. As of Sunday, the entire conversation has been on Trump's aides and potential cabinet picks.  Worrying about abortion and gay rights is kind of a week ago thing.

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« Reply #172 on: November 16, 2016, 04:43:10 PM »
Why not both ?

One one hand, you have a gay aunt, who wont have her life at all affected by Trump

On the other hand, you have a mass extinction event

#bothsides

I actually share your concerns, as a Western European, about Trump foreign policy. But I think US citizens must be as vigilant with both the big and small things, however we may each rank issues. Trump already damaged the standard of transparency by not submitting to the disclosure of tax returns, an healthy tradition. There's already concerns he's not sticking to formal and informal protocol. Still minor for now, but violating due processes and bending rules (even decorum ones) can be hurtful to democratic institutions.
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« Reply #173 on: November 16, 2016, 04:45:36 PM »
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“It was arrogance, arrogance that they were going to win. That this was all wrapped up,” a senior battleground state operative told The Huffington Post.

Several theories have been proffered to explain just what went wrong for the Clinton campaign in an election that virtually everyone expected the Democratic nominee to win. But lost in the discussion is a simple explanation, one that was re-emphasized to HuffPost in interviews with several high-ranking officials and state-based organizers: The Clinton campaign was harmed by its own neglect.

In Michigan alone, a senior battleground state operative told HuffPost that the state party and local officials were running at roughly one-tenth the paid canvasser capacity that Sen. John Kerry (D-Mass.) had when he ran for president in 2004. Desperate for more human capital, the state party and local officials ended up raising $300,000 themselves to pay 500 people to help canvass in the election’s closing weeks. By that point, however, they were operating in the dark. One organizer said that in a precinct in Flint, they were sent to a burned down trailer park. No one had taken it off the list of places to visit because no one had been there until the final weekend. Clinton lost the state by 12,000 votes.
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/clinton-campaign-neglect_us_582cacb0e4b058ce7aa8b861?mfnm5yh9t7bhjjor

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« Reply #174 on: November 16, 2016, 04:52:53 PM »
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“It was arrogance, arrogance that they were going to win. That this was all wrapped up,” a senior battleground state operative told The Huffington Post.

Several theories have been proffered to explain just what went wrong for the Clinton campaign in an election that virtually everyone expected the Democratic nominee to win. But lost in the discussion is a simple explanation, one that was re-emphasized to HuffPost in interviews with several high-ranking officials and state-based organizers: The Clinton campaign was harmed by its own neglect.

In Michigan alone, a senior battleground state operative told HuffPost that the state party and local officials were running at roughly one-tenth the paid canvasser capacity that Sen. John Kerry (D-Mass.) had when he ran for president in 2004. Desperate for more human capital, the state party and local officials ended up raising $300,000 themselves to pay 500 people to help canvass in the election’s closing weeks. By that point, however, they were operating in the dark. One organizer said that in a precinct in Flint, they were sent to a burned down trailer park. No one had taken it off the list of places to visit because no one had been there until the final weekend. Clinton lost the state by 12,000 votes.
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/clinton-campaign-neglect_us_582cacb0e4b058ce7aa8b861?mfnm5yh9t7bhjjor

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All these high stakes makes Hillary's complacent campaign even more horrific. I hope another Clinton doesn't run the rest of my days.

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« Reply #175 on: November 16, 2016, 04:55:42 PM »
Good lord...

How did Hillary even win the primaries if she's this bad at campaigning? It's madness.

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« Reply #176 on: November 16, 2016, 04:59:21 PM »
Chelsea Clinton will be the most qualified nepotism candidate ever. YASSS PRINCESS.
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« Reply #177 on: November 16, 2016, 05:05:44 PM »
Chealsea has kids. There's a chance for the Clinton name! YAAASSS

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« Reply #178 on: November 16, 2016, 05:06:28 PM »
Good lord...

How did Hillary even win the primaries if she's this bad at campaigning? It's madness.
They gamed the shit out of them. It's maddening that in the eight years since she lost the primaries to Barack her and her team learned fucking nothing
...Please no more Bushes or Clintons ever. EVER.
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Re: Gold-Plated Trumpmerica Thread |OT| On-time and under-budget
« Reply #179 on: November 16, 2016, 05:08:45 PM »
Good lord...

How did Hillary even win the primaries if she's this bad at campaigning? It's madness.

They were #RIGGED

James what do you expect people to talk about?

Maybe why the Democrats are dropping another fucking ball with the Louisiana runoff?

And why theyre not challenging every vote being tossed away in Wisconsin?

Or why theyre not working to pursuade the electoral college folks to flip?

Or why Obama is sitting on garland like some chump?
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