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PostPosted: Tue Feb 16, 2021 12:46 pm 
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^^^^^^ I like that one ^^^^^^

All the hypocrisy and cowardise of GOP in a single cartoon.
Who said that cartoon is a bad thing ?
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Good memes.

On a more serious note, a blog entry:

http://esapolitics.blogspot.com/2021/02 ... e.html?m=1


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Tero wrote:
Good memes.

On a more serious note, a blog entry:

http://esapolitics.blogspot.com/2021/02 ... e.html?m=1


Trump was a fake President, these folks are fake Christians.
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 01, 2021 12:06 pm 
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That may be, but it would depend on Christ. They have a white dude and Jesus was a bit brown. So it's OK, they actually believe in Jesus, and he was white, so it's all perfectly organized in their minds.


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 01, 2021 12:16 pm 
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There's more than just the color of the skin.
They worship a guy who's far from anything Jesus taught.
But they're too stupid to even see that.
Their stubbornness in believing in lies and consciously cutting themselves from reality is for me the sign that they're more stupid than evil.
Have you heard some of them after that last Trump rally ?
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I've tuned out of republicans for the most part. Heard Cruz scream freedom and muted the TV.

But yes, there is this whole prosperity gospel, which is...er...not in any bible. Joyce Myer in St Louis for example.
https://youtu.be/bYJW2nWQqfo

you don't have to feel guilty for being rich because God gave you all that. if you are a preacher, God gave you the jet plane too.

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 03, 2021 10:45 am 
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Today, in our "Ridicule does not kill" section, let's welcome Miss Sailor Sabol :

https://www.lesacdechips.com/2021/02/28/lhymne-national-a-une-conference-de-la-droite-americaine-est-la-definition-du-mot-malaise

I know it's in French. I kept it cause you have to look at the videos of the 2 pianist trying to keep up with Miss Sabol.
AND TRY NOT TO LAUGH, I DARE YOU !!!

You may want to read it in English too...
https://meaww.com/sailor-sabol-teen-mocked-off-key-rendition-of-national-anthem-cpac-reactions-star-spangled-banner

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Some found a way to harmonise it.
https://www.facebook.com/qw4rtz/videos/274128334066747/
Not a small feat !

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Some found a way to harmonise it.
https://www.facebook.com/qw4rtz/videos/274128334066747/
Not a small feat !

Thanks for the double post... :roll:

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Some found a way to harmonise it.
https://www.facebook.com/qw4rtz/videos/274128334066747/
Not a small feat !

Thanks for the double post... :roll:


I found the brain police !
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Sidney Powell argues in new court filing that no reasonable people would believe her election fraud claims
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Updated 9:48 PM ET, Mon March 22, 2021
https://www.cnn.com/2021/03/22/politics/sidney-powell-dominion-lawsuit-election-fraud/index.html

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Washington (CNN) Right-wing lawyer Sidney Powell is claiming in a new court filing that reasonable people wouldn't have believed as fact her assertions of fraud after the 2020 presidential election.

The election infrastructure company Dominion Voting Systems sued Powell for defamation after she pushed lawsuits and made appearances in conservative media on behalf of then-President Donald Trump to sow doubt about the 2020 election results. Dominion claims that Powell knew her election fraud accusations were false and hurtful to the company.

In a new court filing, Powell's attorneys write that she was sharing her "opinion" and that the public could reach "their own conclusions" about whether votes were changed by election machines.

"Given the highly charged and political context of the statements, it is clear that Powell was describing the facts on which she based the lawsuits she filed in support of President Trump," Powell's defense lawyers wrote in a court filing on Monday.

"Indeed, Plaintiffs themselves characterize the statements at issue as 'wild accusations' and 'outlandish claims.' They are repeatedly labelled 'inherently improbable' and even 'impossible.' Such characterizations of the allegedly defamatory statements further support Defendants' position that reasonable people would not accept such statements as fact but view them only as claims that await testing by the courts through the adversary process."

Election authorities and Dominion have resoundingly called Trump's loss in the election accurate and untainted by any possible major security risks. Trump's lawyers and his allies quickly lost or dropped all but one minor case out of nearly 60 following the election, as the then-President sought to overturn Joe Biden's win in multiple key states.

Though the Trump campaign had sought to distance itself from Powell after she held a conspiracy-filled news conference with his other attorneys, Trump had told people he liked Powell's arguments and wanted to see more of her on television.

In one chaotic Oval Office meeting in December, Trump said he had considered naming her as a special counsel to investigate voter fraud allegations

Besides Powell, the meeting included her client, former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn, two people familiar with the matter previously told CNN, describing a session that began as an impromptu gathering but devolved and eventually broke out into screaming matches at certain points, as some of Trump's aides pushed back on Powell and Flynn's more outrageous suggestions to overturn the election.

The following day, Trump's campaign legal team sent a memo to dozens of staffers instructing them to preserve all documents related to Dominion Voting Systems and Powell, in anticipation of litigation by the company.

The lawsuit -- filed in January -- outlined Powell's TV appearances and online posts in extraordinary detail, including when she repeated her unfounded beliefs that Dominion was linked to communist Venezuela and Georgia officials were in on election fraud.

"Emboldened by Trump's endorsement of her false accusations, which launched her into political superstardom, Powell's defamatory media campaign continued and intensified" with her media appearances, Dominion alleged in its lawsuit.

A former federal prosecutor based in Texas, Powell rose to prominence through her criticism of the Robert Mueller investigation and her promotion of right-wing conspiracy theories about a range of topics on social media.

Powell also claims in court that her statements about the 2020 election were a "matter of public concern" about a publicly known company, Dominion, and thus protected speech.
Her attorneys also claim she had a right to make accusations because she was acting as an attorney for the Trump campaign, even during her right-wing TV appearances. As a result, Powell is asking a judge in Washington, DC, to dismiss the case, or to allow it to be moved to the federal court in Texas.

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Sidney Powell argues in new court filing that no reasonable people would believe her election fraud claims
Let us recall, at this point, the elements of defamation:

    1. A person has to make a statement of fact that is false
    2. They have to know it was false, or be reckless in failing to verify its truthfulness
    3. That statement has to be communicated to a third person
    4. The target of the false statement has to suffer harm as a result

Powell is hanging her hat here on the first element. What her attorneys are trying to argue, in essence, is that their client's wild and crazy assertions about the elections were either opinion, or a form of performance, or both, and so cannot be regarded as "statements of fact."

There are some rather significant problems here, though. It is one thing for Alex Jones, an entertainer, to make this argument in court (and he has). But Powell is a lawyer, and one who made her assertions in open court and in legal filings, both contexts where she was ethically bound to be factual. Further, finding evidence that outsiders took her assertions seriously will not be difficult. After all, the sitting president of the United States parroted her arguments, as did dozens of members of Congress, and countless others. One could spend many, many days (months? years? eons?) printing articles and comments from the Internet from people who took Powell's words seriously.

Meanwhile, Powell has all but surrendered her Bar card, since she's now admitted to making statements in court and in court filings that she knew to be untrue. That disciplinary hearing should last about two minutes. And thus she becomes the latest person (and the latest lawyer) to stick their neck out for Donald Trump, and to be left high, dry, and in big trouble.


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cory1984 wrote:
Sidney Powell argues in new court filing that no reasonable people would believe her election fraud claims
Let us recall, at this point, the elements of defamation:

    1. A person has to make a statement of fact that is false
    2. They have to know it was false, or be reckless in failing to verify its truthfulness
    3. That statement has to be communicated to a third person
    4. The target of the false statement has to suffer harm as a result

Powell is hanging her hat here on the first element. What her attorneys are trying to argue, in essence, is that their client's wild and crazy assertions about the elections were either opinion, or a form of performance, or both, and so cannot be regarded as "statements of fact."

There are some rather significant problems here, though. It is one thing for Alex Jones, an entertainer, to make this argument in court (and he has). But Powell is a lawyer, and one who made her assertions in open court and in legal filings, both contexts where she was ethically bound to be factual. Further, finding evidence that outsiders took her assertions seriously will not be difficult. After all, the sitting president of the United States parroted her arguments, as did dozens of members of Congress, and countless others. One could spend many, many days (months? years? eons?) printing articles and comments from the Internet from people who took Powell's words seriously.

Meanwhile, Powell has all but surrendered her Bar card, since she's now admitted to making statements in court and in court filings that she knew to be untrue. That disciplinary hearing should last about two minutes. And thus she becomes the latest person (and the latest lawyer) to stick their neck out for Donald Trump, and to be left high, dry, and in big trouble.
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Looks like Matt Gaetz wasn't gay after all. Or maybe he likes young boys and girls?
In any case McCarthy is taking him out of committees till he goes to court.

His 15 min of fame are over.


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