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PostPosted: Sun Jun 06, 2021 9:08 am 
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[url]https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2020/12/29/worst-things-trump-did-2020/[/url]
https://www.epi.org/publication/50-reasons/
https://www.pewresearch.org/2021/01/29/how-america-changed-during-donald-trumps-presidency/



Key word > opinions
What else ya got ??


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PostPosted: Sun Jun 06, 2021 1:19 pm 
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Mij wrote:

[url]https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2020/12/29/worst-things-trump-did-2020/[/url]
https://www.epi.org/publication/50-reasons/
https://www.pewresearch.org/2021/01/29/how-america-changed-during-donald-trumps-presidency/



Key word > opinions
What else ya got ??


What else ?
You still haven't cite your sources (opinions should I say)
You're still a fool to believe a liar. A consumed one.
No matter how hard I or we may try to reason you, you chose to be a gullible imbecile.

So ? It seems you adore to bend down to Trump.
I don't see what fun you can find there. Use some vaseline...
Have fun, dumb worthless guy.

For the rest of us, things are getting better since Orange is gone and I hope he'll find his doom pretty soon.
So a final end can put put to that miserable period of History.
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PostPosted: Mon Jun 07, 2021 4:24 pm 
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I posted a whole list of apologies from the main stream media that you love to embrace and you want me to cite sources ??
Do you think I made those apologies up ??

You must really be a blast in person to debate with. :roll:

Here is that list again . Do yourself a favor and educate yourself and you might get some credibility.

False ABC NEWS report on former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn meeting with foreign leaders during the campaign
(ABC corrected the error when it was pointed out and Ross was suspended for four weeks and then reassigned by ABC. The report was also linked to a temporary drop of 350 points in the Dow Jones, but stocks recovered quickly)

CNN Report claiming Trump campaign had early access to hacked WikiLeaks documents.
(CNN forced to issue a correction)

NY Times falsely claimed that 17 US Intelligence Agencies concluded that Russia meddled in the election to help the Trump Campaign
(The NY Times later corrected the story and admitted it was just 4 individual analysts and that “the assessment was not approved by all 17 organizations in the American intelligence community”)

TIME Magazine posts a tweet claiming a bust of Martin Luther King Jr. had been removed from the Oval Office.
(Later a correction and apology issued by TIME)

WASHINGTON POST REPORTER Tweets a misleading photo suggesting a rally for Trump in Pensacola was not 'packed to the rafters.'
(The photo was taken while the audience was still entering the arena. The reporter was forced to apologize)

CNN published a video giving the impression Trump carelessly overfed fish in a koi pond during a meeting with Japanese Prime Minister
(The video was doctored. Full video showed that Trump was merely copying what Abe was doing; the report accompanying the video actually portrayed Trump's actions in a positive light.)

A Totally false report by CNN claiming then-White House Communications DirectorAnthony Scaramuccihad ties to Russia.
(Report later retracted. Three CNN staff members – Pulitzer-Prize nominee Thomas Frank; assistant managing editor Eric Lichtblau (who had recently joined from The New York Times and is a Pulitzer winner himself); and Lex Haris, the executive editor in charge of investigations – resigned)

NEWSWEEK Article falsely claimed Polish first lady Agata Kornhauser-Dudawould not shake Trump's hand.
(Forced to issue a correction hours after publication)

CNN Report that former FBI director James Comey would dispute Trump's claim that he was told he was not under investigation.
(CNN forced to issue a correction)

NY TIMES false report that scientists were afraid of the Trump administration planning not to publish a climate-change study.
(The study had actually been available to the public for seven months. In a correction, the New York Times lied, claiming that the report "was uploaded to a nonprofit internet digital library in January but received little attention until it was published by the New York Times", though the study had been previously reported on by the Washington Post.)

ALL MEDIA - Claims that the Trump campaign "colluded" with Russia.
(the greatest fake news hoax ever)

WASHINGTON POST FACT CHECKER claimed President Trump has made 12,019 false or misleading claims
(this ridiculous number comes from including jokes and even campaign slogans, for instance the rally slogan ‘this is the greatest economy ever’, and then counting each time he said it in a rally, so that one slogan was counted as 700 lies)

The NY TIMES claimed there was a new allegation of sexual misconduct by Bret Kavanaugh while a student at Yale University
(there was NO accuser and the Times was widely criticized by even the other Fake News outlets)

The BOSTON GLOBE falsely reported that Elizabeth Warren’s DNA test proved that she was native American and that Donald Trump was wrong.
(the Globe later issued a correction, admitting she was 1/1,024 Native American, that means 0. They blamed it on a math error)

One of the biggest fake news stories ever was that President Trump said about Charlottesville that there were good people on the white supremacists side. Never Happened. That is a doctored quote. Here is the full quote:

"you had some very bad people in that group. But you also had people that were very fine people on both sides. You had people in that group that were there to protest the taking down of, to them, a very, very important statue and the renaming of a park from Robert E. Lee to another name.....I’m not talking about the neo-Nazis and white nationalists because they should be condemned totally.


I'd really be surprised if anyone in this forum agreed with your statement that the USA is better off , beside MNG , of course.
Then again , this is the low information FZ fan site.


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PostPosted: Mon Jun 07, 2021 4:39 pm 
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Yep, still a bunch of lying scamming racists led by a cult. You know how stupid it looks to cite sources as facts from the very news you call "fake" news? Quit lyin' Pedro. Were you one of those armed traitors who stormed the US capital for Trumps insurrection and GOP sedition party? To quote you.....they should all see how many of Pedro's guns he can fit into his Trump brethren chumps mouths when they show up to his town....


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I don't even want to hear from Pedro.
Everytime he thought he held the truth, it was another bunch of lies, or biased half-truth.
And, to best honest, I don't give a fuck about that bullshit he seems to love so much.
If 6 turns out to be 9, I don't mind.

Trump is gone.
Things are getting better. More and more, USA is not a rogue nation anymore.
But Pedro doesn't like it when things get better.
He prefers tax cut for the riches, Covid19 for all, white supremacists and racial violence, a pathetic health care system, the dying od democracy,
being lied to every day, unwilling to control the gun market, etc, etc, etc ...
All those things that dummy Pedro calls "a better World".
So, may he bend over to receive Trump's offering. Keep it greasy, Pedro...
That will make me laugh
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Donald Trump thinks that the Republican Party belongs to him. He's not entirely wrong about this. However, it's also Mitch McConnell's party. And unlike Trump, McConnell is still in office, and also has access to social media. So, the Minority Leader has a say in things, too.

One of the biggest differences between the nation's two most powerful Republicans is their goals when it comes to endorsing and supporting candidates for office. McConnell cares about power, both for himself and for the Party. A candidate could insult the Minority Leader's wife, kick his dog, and spit on his mother's grave, and McConnell would still back that candidate if he believed that person was the most electable Republican available. Trump cares about massaging his ego and about score-settling. He picks candidates based on how enthusiastically they kiss the ring, and whether or not they have the same enemies he does.

In view of this, the National Republican Senatorial Committee (NRSC), which largely takes its marching orders from McConnell, said last week it will "review" Trump's endorsements, and may back candidates other than those that he favors. This was prompted, in particular, by The Donald's endorsement of Rep. Ted Budd (R-NC) for the open North Carolina U.S. Senate seat. The Representative definitely knows how to kiss some Budd (or something like that), but he might not be the most electable fellow in the purplish Tar Heel State. The NRSC hasn't thrown its weight behind some other candidate yet, but they might.

Truth be told, the NRSC would prefer to stay neutral during the primaries, consistent with Ronald Reagan's 11th commandment of politics: "Thou shalt not speak ill of other Republicans." But that would require Trump to stay neutral and keep his mouth shut, and those are two settings he does not have. Of course, this only gets interesting if (1) McConnell and Trump disagree on a significant number of candidates, and (2) one of the two backs considerably more winners than the other. If those two things do happen, then it will give some indication of whose party it really is.

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Although turtles are not as well known as foxes for their cunning, McConnell is trying his best to raise their profile. He has dangled the ultimate carrot in front of Joe Biden, saying that he thinks a bipartisan deal on infrastructure is possible. Biden will have a tough time resisting. Of course the deal consists of Biden accepting the Republican position, something the Democratic wing of the Democratic Party will never accept.

Darrell West, of the Brookings Institution, said: "McConnell's strategy is divide and conquer. He wants to drive a wedge between Biden and progressive Democrats and he knows if he can do that, one, he creates big problems for Biden, and, two, he limits Biden's ability to pass transformative legislation." Biden has been around for a while and knows this, of course, but the lure of bipartisanship is so great that he will have trouble not taking the bait. When Odysseus knew he was about to hear a message he wouldn't be able to resist, at least he had the foresight to get his team to lash him to the mast. Maybe Biden needs to get his staff to take away his Apple watch and lock him in the Lincoln bedroom until this is over.

The one thing that could save Biden is having the Gang of 10 proposal crash and burn in the Senate. If Republican senators reject what the gang has come up with, then the temptation to go along will be gone and Biden can be released from the Lincoln Bedroom with no damage done. But of course, the Republican senators take direction from McConnell and he may tell them not to kill it outright, but to keep a small ray of hope alive, in order to keep Biden under its spell. The longer this game goes on, though, the more insistent progressive Democrats will become on stopping the game and getting something done. But as long as Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) isn't on board, that isn't an option for now.

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McConnell was on Hugh Hewitt's radio program Sunday, because heaven forbid he should talk to any outlet that might actually challenge him. And while the two men conducted this month's meeting of their mutual admiration society, Hewitt asked what would happen if the Republicans regain control of the Senate in 2022, and then a Supreme Court vacancy came up in 2024. The Minority Leader said: "I don't think either party, if it controlled, if it were different from the president, would confirm a Supreme Court nominee in the middle of an election. What was different in 2020 was we were of the same party as the president." McConnell was also asked about a 2023 vacancy, and said: "we'd have to wait and see what happens." For those who do not speak fluent McConnellese, that means: "We would not approve a Biden nominee in 2023 unless hell freezes over."

McConnell's logic for how 2020 was somehow different from 2016 remains nonsensical; either a president is elected for a four-year term or they aren't, and if they are, they have the same powers on the first day of their term as they do on the last day. He's almost certainly right, however, that neither party will ever again approve a nominee in an election year, unless the nominee is made by a president of the party that controls the Senate. And if he gets to set the precedent that the year before an election is off-limits, then we'll soon be at a place when nominees can only be confirmed in the first year of a president's term. Or, perhaps even more likely, a place where they can only be confirmed if the same party holds the Senate and the White House.

Slate's Mark Joseph Stern, lays out the broader strategy here: Republican leadership knows that many of their policy goals cannot possibly get through Congress, so instead they'll be implemented by conservative judges. Think reaffirming the Second Amendment, severely limiting abortion rights, or making it harder to vote.

McConnell's admission is only going to intensify the pressure on Associate Justice Stephen Breyer to get while the gettin's good. Thus far, he's dug his heels in and insisted that he isn't going anywhere. That said, Ketanji Brown Jackson, who is understood to be his preferred candidate to succeed him, was confirmed to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit on Monday. If Breyer is just waiting for her to get a little seasoning before being promoted, well, he can now start that clock.


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When is this bastard due to die ????

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When is this bastard due to die ????
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^^^^ :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: ^^^^

Hell was created for guys like him.

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