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PostPosted: Fri Oct 04, 2019 2:37 pm 
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Oh poor pedro, stand up. It seems yer about to faint. Don't cry just cuz I didn't grade you on percentage. You still would've got a failing score, it just woulda taken me longer... still chuckling over the idea of Cruz being "serious" hahaha
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Just came to the awful conclusion: maybe Trump is as dumb as he seems. He seems to be the typical conspiracy theory follower. He is not qualified to run the country. Is this high crimes and misdemeanors or just a flaw, like a physical flaw that one might have but still function, more or less.

Hannity springs a new conspiracy. Wait a few weeks. Trump calls Ukrainian president, working on the conpiracy theory. He thinks that if this goes wrong, no problem! Hannity said Hunter Trump took dirty money!


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PostPosted: Fri Oct 04, 2019 4:27 pm 
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When a person is witnessing something very wrong going on and does nothing, what is that person called ?...
https://www.cnn.com/2019/10/04/politics/republican-response-trump-china-biden/index.html

I'm searching for the right word... Hummm, I know this word that eludes me now. Gosh, what is it ?
OH GOT IT !
The word is COWARD !!!
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PostPosted: Fri Oct 04, 2019 4:34 pm 
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Ah, these damn tax reports !
https://www.vanityfair.com/news/2019/10/donald-trump-tax-returns-probe

I'll consider it as a fact that Trump doesn't want us to know how bad a businessman he is.
He fooled too many people with his "business talent", he can't go back and let folks know the Truth.

What am I saying ??? That's all the politics of Trump in one sentence : "He doesn't want folks to know the Truth".
Yeah, I guess I can resume Trump's life with that sentence...
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Seems they're short for excuses...
https://www.vox.com/world/2019/10/4/20899398/trump-ukraine-cia-doj-whistleblower

It ain't written in ink ! Gosh...
What next ?
The color of the paper it's written on ?
It must be 8.5 x 11 ?
In 5 copies ?
Written before noon ?
On a cloudy day ?
On Wednesday ?
Signed by three witnesses ?
Wearing black pants and red ties ?
Fans of the Dodgers ?
Etc...
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Trump won't cooperate on its own impeachment ?
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/10/trump-formally-object-probe-won-cooperate-191004205938812.html
What a sore loser !
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Anyway, he won't have the choice.
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PostPosted: Fri Oct 04, 2019 7:23 pm 
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Now, back to reality (complete with FACTS...but according to Caputh, are "WILDLY INACCURATE")



https://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/su ... -rate-1969




158,269,000: Record Number of Employed in September; 3.5% Unemployment Rate Best Since 1969

By Susan Jones | October 4, 2019 | 8:52 AM EDT



(CNSNews.com) – The work week is ending with some good news for President Donald Trump, as more records were smashed in Friday's report on September unemployment.

For the 22nd time since Donald Trump took office, the number of employed Americans reached a record high last month, climbing 319,000 from August's record 157,878,000 to 158,269,000. At the same time, the number of unemployed Americans set a Trump-era low at 5,769,000.

Those two strong numbers pushed the nation's unemployment rate to 3.5 percent in September -- down two-tenths of a point from last month, and the lowest rate since December 1969.

President Trump hailed the good news on Twitter, with a twist:
"Breaking News," Trump wrote. "Unemployment Rate, at 3.5%, drops to a 50 YEAR LOW. Wow America, lets impeach your President (even though he did nothing wrong!)."

The Labor Department's Bureau of Labor Statistics said the economy added 136,000 jobs in September, as employment in health care and in professional and business services continued to trend up. Employment in government also continued its upward trend in September, with 22,000 jobs added. On a negative note, manufacturing employment dropped in September, losing 2,000 jobs.

In September, the civilian non-institutional population in the United States was 259,638,000. That included all people 16 and older who did not live in an institution (such as a prison, nursing home or long-term care hospital). Of that civilian non-institutional population, 164,039,000 were in the labor force, meaning that they either had a job or were actively seeking one during the last month.

That produced a labor force participation rate of 63.2 percent, the same as it was in August, and a Trump-era high. The higher this number, the better.

Of the 164,039,000 who were in the labor force, 5,769,000 were unemployed, which put the unemployment rate at a 50-year low of 3.5 percent.

The unemployment rate for Hispanics, 3.9 percent in September, has never been this low. The unemployment rate for blacks remained at the record low of 5.5 percent set in August.

Among the other major worker groups, the unemployment rate for whites declined to 3.2 percent last month. For adult men, the jobless rate was 3.2 percent; adult women, 3.1 percent; teenagers, 12.5 percent; Asians, 2.5 percent.

The change in total nonfarm payroll employment for July was revised up by 7,000 from +159,000 to +166,000, and the change for August was revised up by 38,000 from +130,000 to +168,000. With these revisions, employment gains in July and August combined were 45,000 more than previously reported. After revisions, job gains have averaged 157,000 per month over the last 3 months.

In September, average hourly earnings for all employees on private nonfarm payrolls dropped one cent to $28.09, following an 11-cent rise in August. Over the past 12 months, average hourly earnings have increased by 2.9 percent.

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PostPosted: Fri Oct 04, 2019 7:38 pm 
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Now, here's yet another dose of reality (or as Caputh refers to it as, "WILDLY INACCURATE")...


2017-2019 Trump Administration Accomplishments (UPDATED):


~ over 65% of his 8 year agenda already accomplished
~ over $12 Trillion in wealth created
~ best job #s in quantity EVER (as of Sep. 2019, 158.269 million employed) - has broken TWENTY TWO job creation quantity records
~ at FULL employment (meaning, there are more jobs available than people looking for them) for the first time EVER and for 17 months straight
~ more positively consistent monthly labor force participation rates (as of Sep. 2019, 63.2%) than most months Obama was in office
~ 2018 saw over 3.1% GDP growth
~ 2019 Q1 saw 3.2% GDP growth (the highest in 4 years), despite the month-long Government shutdown in January
~ 2019 Q2 saw 2.1% GDP growth
~ the largest tax cut bill (individual and corporate rates) in nearly 30 years - and as a result, 250+ companies have given 6 million employees over $1 BILLION in bonuses, including $100-200 million dollar bonuses (or the equivalent in stock options) from Apple, Fiat Chrysler, AT&T, Comcast, Walmart, Home Depot, Waste Mgmt., etc.
~ as a result of the above, employee wages & average hourly earnings, have increased between 3% & 3.5% since 2018
~ ~ as a result of the above, average hourly earnings have increased 2.9% over the past 12 months
~ Obamacare mandate repealed, giving free choice to consumers, instead of being financially penalized for not conforming to the plan
~ consumer confidence the highest it's been in 18 years
~ highest stock market performance EVER (currently, the DOW is nearly 27,000)
~ lowest unemployment rate in five decades (as of Sep. 2019, 3.5%)
~ lowest youth unemployment rate in nearly 30 years
~ one of the lowest female unemployment rates in decades (as of Sep. 2019, 3.4%)
~ THE lowest Hispanic unemployment rate EVER (as of Sep. 2019, 3.9%)
~ THE lowest African American unemployment rate EVER (as of Sep. 2019, 5.5%)
~ one of the lowest Asian unemployment rates EVER (as of Sep. 2019, 2.5%)
~ roughly 6 million jobs created since the 2016 Presidential election
~ highest Homeownership rate in 5 years
~ highest African American homeownership rate EVER
~ lowest unemployment rates EVER in 14 states
~ over 900 job-killing regulations eradicated
~ the US is now the world's #1 oil and energy producer
~ food stamp recipients at a several year low (roughly 6 million less people receiving them)
~ the Trump wall has officially commenced building, with over 135 miles completed and/or reconstructed
~ less illegals crossing the US/Mexican border already, even without a fully completed Trump wall
~ a 58% increase in coal exports in the 1st quarter of 2017
~ an infrastructure bill (that includes eliminating wait times for large building permits/licenses and related regulations of up to 17 years down to 2 years)
~ a veterans' health care bill (that transfers almost all power to veterans, who then can fire their health care provider if they don't match their expectations)
~ dozens of legislative & executive orders
~ ALL of ISIS have been eradicated from Syria & while nearly all of ISIS have been eradicated from Iraq
~ successfully aided in forcing Kim Jong-un to suspend nuke testing and has essentially ended (or at the very least, temporarily ended) the Korean War - deserving of a Nobel Peace Prize
~ successfully made Kim Jong-un return 55 sets of US soldier remains from the 1950's Korean War
~ after unfulfilled promises by Clinton, Bush Jnr. & Obama to make Jerusalem the capital of Israel and move the embassy there, Trump promises to do it and DOES it
~ the United States/Mexico/Canada Act (USMCA), replacing the horror that was NAFTA
~ new Supreme Court Justice, Judge Kavanaugh
~ trade tariffs implemented in China, Europe, Canada, etc., thus successfully forcing these countries/continents to stop over-charging the US on imported goods & services
~ NATO are now paying the majority of their own bills, and are no longer taking advantage of the US, who were paying 70-80% of their total beforehand
~ becomes the FIRST sitting US President to enter North Korea, through the demilitarized zone

Etc., etc., etc., etc., etc.

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 Post subject: Re: TRUMP
PostPosted: Fri Oct 04, 2019 7:55 pm 
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https://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/susan-jones/158269000-record-number-employed-lowest-unemployment-rate-1969
CNS News rated by Media Bias/Fact Check as: QUESTIONABLE SOURCE

A questionable source exhibits one or more of the following: extreme bias, consistent promotion of propaganda/conspiracies, poor or no sourcing to credible information, a complete lack of transparency and/or is fake news. Fake News is the deliberate attempt to publish hoaxes and/or disinformation for the purpose of profit or influence. Sources listed in the Questionable Category may be very untrustworthy and should be fact checked on a per article basis. Please note sources on this list are not considered fake news unless specifically written in the reasoning section for that source.

Overall, we rate CNS News Questionable based on extreme right wing bias, promotion of propaganda and numerous failed fact checks.

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Reasoning: Extreme Right, Propaganda, Some Fake News
Country: USA
World Press Freedom Rank: USA 48/180

History

CNS News, formerly known as Cybercast News Service was founded in 1998 by L. Brent Bozell III, who is the nephew of National Review founder William F. Buckley Jr. CNS News is owned by Media Research Center (MRC), which is a conservative content analysis organization based in Virginia, founded in 1987 by L. Brent Bozell III. Bozell is a conservative columnist and author of four books, however, according to a Daily Beast article former employees claim that Bozell uses Tim Graham, Director of Media Analysis, as his ghostwriter. As a result, according to a Slate article, the Quad-City Times (Iowa) dropped Bozell’s column.

Media Research Center (MRC) states its mission is “to expose and neutralize the propaganda arm of the Left”. CNS News describe itself as a news source “for individuals, news organizations and broadcasters who put a higher premium on balance than spin and seek news that’s ignored or under-reported as a result of media bias by omission.”

Terry Jeffery is Editor-In-Chief of CNS News, and a complete list of staff for their parent company MRC can be found here, though some names were left off. For example, the Heritage Foundation states that Rebekah Mercer serves on the board of Media Research Center. Rebekah Mercer is the daughter of right-wing philanthropist Robert Mercer who heavily funded the Trump Campaign.

Funded by / Ownership

CNS News’ parent company is conservative media watchdog Media Research Center (MRC). According to charitynavigator.org ratings, Media Research Center (MRC) was awarded with an overall 2/4 star rating and with a 1 Star financial rating. A Politico article states that Bozell keeps the wealthy donor that helped start up Media Research Center secret. To this day that donor is still unknown.

According to Sourcewatch, Media Research Center’s top donors are “Exxon Mobil and The Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation, Inc. The foundation donated $1.65 million to Media Research Center between 2001 and 2010.” Further, Desmog Blog reports that “according to publicly available 990 forms, the MRC has received over $4.1 million from the oil money-backed Scaife Family and $7,494,000 from the Mercer Family Foundation.” Public Integrity reports that “Mercer has heavily funded ultra-conservative media outlets, such as Breitbart News and Brent Bozell’s Media Research Center.” The website is funded through donations and online advertising.

Analysis / Bias

In review, CNS News consistently publishes news that favors the right and denigrates the left. Headlines and articles typically use moderate loaded wording such as this: Patrick Buchanan: Has the West the Will to Survive?. Within this article there is not a single link to an external source to support Mr. Buchanan’s commentary. Further, Pat Buchanan has a mixed track record with fact checkers. In another article they use questionable language when referring to liberals/welfare recipients as thugs. News stories also typically offer limited sourcing, with most hyperlinks directing back to older CNS stories. Editorially, CNS News advocates for a free market with limited regulations as well as promotion of human influenced climate change denialism as evidenced by their support for the Heartland Institute, which is a climate change think tank funded by the fossil fuel industry.

A factual search reveals multiple failed fact checks for CNS News. Below is a list of failed fact checks either directly or indirectly tied to CNS News:

In Oregon, do 15-year-olds have complete control over sterilization? (False)
Did the ACLU Complain That Trump Said ‘America’ Too Many Times in State of the Union? (False)
Did Melania Trump Hire an Exorcist to Cleanse the White House of Obama ‘Demons’? (False)
Are there more welfare recipients in the U.S. than full-time workers? (False)
Shrub found in wild during California highway project transplanted for $148,000; move wasn’t paid for with Obama-approved economic stimulus aid (Mostly False)

Overall, we rate CNS News Questionable based on extreme right wing bias, promotion of propaganda and numerous failed fact checks. (6/18/2016) Updated (M. Huitsing 9/26/2019)

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Mr. Nice Guy wrote:
Disco Boy wrote:
https://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/susan-jones/158269000-record-number-employed-lowest-unemployment-rate-1969
CNS News rated by MediaBiasFactCheck as: QUESTIONABLE SOURCE


Like I've said before, ALL the statistics from the CNS News reports I've posted here monthly for the past 7 years, are derived from the Federal Government's own website, genius. :roll:

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Flattering me by calling me "Genius" is totally unnecessary. :mrgreen:

So, why are you linking to an article written by CNS?


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Mr. Nice Guy wrote:
Flattering me by calling me "Genius" is totally unnecessary. :mrgreen:

So, why are you linking to an article written by CNS?


Because CNS' reports are more concise, GENIUS. :roll:

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Just like Fox news hey baby
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Trump's calls with leaders have long troubled aides
Carol D. Leonnig, Shane Harris and Josh Dawsey·17:18, Oct 05th, 2019

In one of his first calls with a head of state, President Donald Trump fawned over Russian President Vladimir Putin, telling the man who ordered interference in America's 2016 election that he was a great leader and apologizing profusely for not calling him sooner.

He pledged to Saudi officials in another call that he would help the monarchy enter the elite Group of Seven, an alliance of the world's leading democratic economies.

He promised the president of Peru that he would deliver to his country a C-130 military cargo plane overnight, a logistical nightmare that set off a herculean scramble in the West Wing and Pentagon.

And in a later call with Putin, Trump asked the former KGB officer for his guidance in forging a friendship with North Korea's Kim Jong Un - a fellow authoritarian hostile to the United States.

Starting long before revelations about Trump's interactions with Ukraine's president rocked Washington, Trump's phone calls with foreign leaders were an anxiety-ridden set of events for his aides and members of the administration, according to former and current officials.

They worried that Trump would make promises he shouldn't keep, endorse policies the United States long opposed, commit a diplomatic blunder that jeopardised a critical alliance, or simply pressure a counterpart for a personal favour.

"There was a constant undercurrent in the Trump administration of [senior staff] who were genuinely horrified by the things they saw that were happening on these calls," said one former White House official, who spoke on the condition of anonymity to discuss the private conversations. "Phone calls that were embarrassing, huge mistakes he made, months and months of work that were upended by one impulsive tweet."

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US President Donald Trump is the subject of an impeachment inquiry.

But Trump's July 25 call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky went beyond whether the leader of the free world had committed a faux pas, and into grave concerns he had engaged in a possible crime or impeachable offence. The release last week of a whistleblower complaint alleging Trump pressured Ukraine to investigate his political rivals as well as the release of a rough transcript of the July call led to House Democrats launching an impeachment inquiry against Trump.

The Ukraine controversy has put a renewed focus on Trump's unorthodox way of interacting with fellow world leaders in diplomatic calls.

Critics, including some former administration officials, contend that Trump's behaviour on calls with foreign leaders have at times created unneeded tensions with allies and sent troubling signals to adversaries or authoritarians that the United States supports or at least does not care about human rights or their aggressive behaviour elsewhere in the world.

Joel Willett, a former intelligence officer who worked at the National Security Council from 2014 to 2015, said he was concerned both by the descriptions of a president winging it, and the realisation that the president's behaviour disturbs and frightens career civil servants.

"What a burden it must be to be stuck between your position of trust in the White House and another obligation you may feel to the American people to say something," he said.

The White House did not respond to a request for comment Thursday or Friday.

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., a Trump ally, said the president speaks his mind and diverges from other presidents who follow protocol. Graham said he saw nothing distressing in the president's July 25 call with Zelensky and said he expected it to be worse, partially given his own experience with Trump on the phone.

"If you take half of my phone calls with him, it wouldn't read as cleanly and nicely," he said, adding that the president sounded like a "normal person."

This story is based on interviews with 12 former or current officials with knowledge of the president's foreign calls. These officials had direct involvement in the calls, were briefed on them or read the transcripts afterward. All spoke on the condition of anonymity to discuss the president's private conversations with world leaders.

The first call Trump made that set off alarm bells came less than two weeks after his inauguration. On January 28, Trump called Putin for what should have been a routine formality: accepting a foreign leader's congratulations. Former White House officials described Trump as "obsequious" and "fawning," but said he also rambled off into different topics without any clear point, while Putin appeared to stick to formal talking points for a first official exchange.

"He was like, 'Oh my gosh, my people didn't tell me you wanted to talk to me,' " said one person with direct knowledge of the call.

Trump has been consistently cozy with authoritarian leaders, sparking anxiety among aides about the solicitous tones he struck with Chinese President Xi Jinping, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Putin.

"We couldn't figure out early on why he was being so nice to Russia," one former senior administration official said. H R McMaster, the president's then-national security adviser, launched an internal campaign to get Trump to be more skeptical of the Russians. Officials expressed surprise in both of his early Putin calls at why he was so friendly.

In another call, in April 2017, Trump told Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, who had overseen a brutal campaign that has resulted in the extrajudicial killings of thousands of suspected drug dealers, that he was doing an "unbelievable job on the drug problem."

Trump's personal goals seeped into calls. He pestered Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe for help in recommending him for a Nobel Prize, according to an official familiar with the call.

"People who could do things for him - he was nice to," said one former security official. "Leaders with trade deficits, strong female leaders, members of NATO - those tended to go badly."

Aides bristled at the dismissive way he sometimes addressed longtime US allies, especially women.

In a summer 2018 call with Prime Minister Theresa May, Trump harangued the British leader about her country's contribution to NATO. He then disputed her intelligence community's conclusion that Putin's government had orchestrated the attempted murder and poisoning of a former Russian spy on British soil.

"Trump was totally bought into the idea there was credible doubt about the poisoning," said one person briefed on the call. "A solid 10 minutes of the conversation is spent with May saying it's highly likely and him saying he's not sure."

Trump would sometimes make commitments to foreign leaders that flew in the face of US policy and international agreements, as when he told a Saudi royal that he would support their country's entry into the G-7.

"The G-7 is supposed to be the allies with whom we share the most common values and the deepest commitment to upholding the rules-based order," the former official said.

Russia was kicked out of the group in 2014 for violating international law when it invaded Ukraine and annexed Crimea. Trump has publicly advocated for Russia to be allowed back in. Saudi Arabia, which oppresses women and has a record of human rights abuses, wasn't a fit candidate for membership, the former official said.

Saudi Arabia was not admitted to the group.

Calls with foreign leaders have often been highly orchestrated events in past administrations.

"When I was at the White House, there was a very deliberative process of the president absorbing information from people who had deep substantive knowledge of the countries and relationships with these leaders. Preparation for these calls was taken very seriously," Willett said. "It appears to be freestyle and ad-libbed now."

Trump has rejected much of the protocol and preparation associated with foreign calls, even as his national security team tried to establish goals for each conversation.

Instead, Trump often sought to use calls as a way to befriend whoever he was talking to, one current senior administration official said, defending the president. "So he might say something that sounds terrible to the outside, but in his mind, he's trying to build a relationship with that person and sees flattery as the way to do it."

The president resisted long briefings before calls or reading in preparation, several former officials said. McMaster, who preferred providing the president with information he could use to make decisions, resigned himself to giving Trump small notecards with bulleted highlights and talking points.

"You had two to three minutes max," said one former senior administration official. "And then he was still usually going to say whatever he wanted to say."

As a result, staff fretted that Trump came across ill-informed in some calls, and even oafish. In a conversation with China's Xi, Trump repeated numerous times how much he liked a kind of chocolate cake, one former official said. The president publicly described the dessert the two had in April 2017 when Trump and Xi met at the president's Mar-a-Lago resort as "the most beautiful piece of chocolate cake you have ever seen."

Trump preferred to make calls from the residence, which frustrated some NSC staff and West Wing aides who wanted to be on hand to give the president real-time advice. If he held the call in the Oval Office, aides would gather around the desk and pass him notes to try to keep the calls on point. On a few occasions, then-Chief of Staff John Kelly muted the call to try to get the president back on track, two officials said.

Tim O'Brien, a Trump biographer and critic, said the calls fit Trump's style as a business leader.

"When he had to get on calls with investors on a publicly traded company, they had to worry that he would break securities laws and lie about the company's profits," O'Brien said. "When he would go and meet with regulators with the casino control commission, his lawyers were always worried under oath, in a public setting, that he would say something that would be legally damaging."

Though calls with foreign leaders are routinely planned in advance, Trump a few times called Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and French President Emmanuel Macron unannounced, as if they were friends, a former administration official said.

After some early summaries of Trump calls with the leaders of Mexico and Australia leaked to the press in 2017, the White House tightened restrictions on who could access the transcripts and kept better track of who had custody of copies. For example, Vice President Mike Pence still received a courtesy copy of any foreign-leader call, but his staff now had to sign off when they transported it to his office and also sign off when they returned or destroyed the document.

Some former officials said that over time staff became used to the oddity of some calls even if they still found them troubling.

"People had gotten really numb to him blurting out something he shouldn't have," one former national security staffer remarked.

But officials who had served in the White House through the end of 2018 were still shocked by the whistleblower complaint about the effort to "lock down" records of Trump's July 25 call. The complaint said White House officials ordered the transcript moved into a highly secure computer system, known as NICE, which is normally reserved only for information about the most sensitive code-word-level intelligence programs.

"Unheard of," said one former official who handled foreign calls. "That just blew me away."


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...Overall, we rate CNS News Questionable based on extreme right wing bias, promotion of propaganda and numerous failed fact checks.
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They can't really be called "facts" if they FAIL fact checks! Hahahahaha

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I adore it when Trump has some nightmares...[url]
https://www.vanityfair.com/news/2019/10 ... eign-calls[/url]

Looks like he's not sleeping well lately
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... and he's going down
https://www.cnn.com/politics/live-news/impeachment-inquiry-10-05-2019/index.html
You know the meaning of "down" Pedro ? It's the contrary of what you believe.
Nevertheless, 56% is a strong number. It may goes up a bit again...
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As if Trump really cared about Americans...
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2019/oct/05/donald-trump-take-everyone-with-him

I'm talking to his base of stupid fans: Time to realize that Trump only cares about Trump.
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Thanks Obama!

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The Forum Killed Arkay wrote:
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...Overall, we rate CNS News Questionable based on extreme right wing bias, promotion of propaganda and numerous failed fact checks.
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They can't really be called "facts" if they FAIL fact checks! Hahahahaha

They kind of give it away, though by describing themselves as: " The RIGHT news. RIGHT now!"

Btw, has anybody else noticed that DB's length of Trump wall is still at 135 miles, even though he himself has admitted that this is his own estimate, based on fuck all and that nobody, apart from Trump and DB, thinks that Trump is "deserving of a Nobel peace prize", least of all the Nobel peace prize commission.

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Not only has most of the Z forum completely ignored Trump's record-breaking accomplishments, while ignoring Obama's colossal failures (kicking the private sector in the balls through over-regulation/taxation, forcing 15 million more people to have to go on food stamps, leaving GDP at only 1.6%, the homeownership rate at a 52 year low, the labor force participation rate at a 39 year low, & doubling the national debt from $10 to $20 trillion, etc., etc., etc.), as well as failing to register in reading comprehension courses, but Caputh still misquotes to this day (over 135 miles is not 135 miles ...and this estimate is not my own and is not based on "fuck all")

How pathetic can you guys get?! :roll:

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Regulation: the thing that saved you from ecoli till now.


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Regulation: the thing that saved you from ecoli till now.

Yeah, fuck regulations! Who needs clean water, air, and dirt?


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Trump losing ground everywhere... even in his own party
https://www.cnn.com/2019/10/04/politics/romney-trump-china-ukraine-rebuke/index.html

It's a reconforting thing to see that some folks in GOP aren't slave to Mr. Trump.
It's good to see that they used their senses to overcome Trump, not being dumb, deaf and blind anymore.
Don't you think so, Tommy ?
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And trump wants to impeach Romney...
https://www.vox.com/2019/10/5/20900313/trump-romney-ukraine-china-impeachment-tweets

Trump is in a very desperate situation and doesn't know what to do anymore. He's lost it.
He improvises and he's not good at it.
Prepare for more goofs...

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Disco Boy wrote:
but Caputh still misquotes to this day (over 135 miles is not 135 miles ...and this estimate is not my own and is not based on "fuck all")

How pathetic can you guys get?! :roll:


Pathetic we may be, but weirdly enough, we are able to provide sources for the estimates that we give, which you, in this case, have utterly failed to do and we are thus manifestly less pathetic than you...

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And the mileage of wall completed thus far is an average, hence when I stated over 100+ miles, there obviously was no exact figure reportable at press time for that particular month.


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Regarding the above estimated mileage of the southern border wall's construction/reconstruction: like I said, there is no exact figure, so we have to rely on estimates.

= based on "fuck all", unless you tell us where your "estimate"/"average" came from.

The only other "official" figure of fence built that has been quoted here has been quoted by me - and that was 60 miles; from the Department of Homeland Security in August 2019.

How much is "over 135 miles" btw? Is "over 136 miles" the same?

As you wrote on August 30th (again with no source)...
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It's actually now over 135 miles (w/ 1 mile on average per week being built).

... shouldn't you now be writing "over 140 miles", as 5 weeks have passed since then?

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Regulation: the thing that saved you from ecoli till now.

Yeah, fuck regulations! Who needs clean water, air, and dirt?


The US has some of the cleanest water of any country on earth.


In other Z forum news, Caputh still hasn't discovered that, politically speaking, denying Trump's record-breaking accomplishments is the epitome of pathetic, nor has he realized that the wonderful powers of the variety of internet search engines provide resourceful info. Once he does, he'll unleash the unmitigated thresholds of news articles estimating the wall's construction/reconstruction lengths... :roll:

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