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    September 18, 2016 8:38:46 AM PDT
    The value is what they meant, not what someone conjures up in their warped mind.
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    September 18, 2016 10:46:58 AM PDT

    I propose building a ginormous basket and making the deplorables pay for it.

     

    ANDY BOROWITZ

     

     

     

     

    I will support and defend the Constitution and laws of the United States of America against all enemies, foreign and Conservatives/Madhatters/Republicans

     

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    September 26, 2016 10:11:04 AM PDT

    Conservatives/Republicans aren't happy unless they see the USA go through another Great Economic Depression like Con/Repub Herbert Hoover took us through in the early 30's; and the Economic Depressions Reagan and Bush#2 inflicted on this country.

     

     

     

     

    I will support and defend the Constitution and laws of the United States of America against all enemies, foreign and Conservatives/Madhatters/Republicans

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    October 3, 2016 10:52:22 PM PDT

    BREAKING: Donald Trump steps on rake, hitting himself in face 30 times. Rudy Giuliani and Chris Christie say “being hit by a rake is genius!”

     

    TEA PARTY CAT

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    October 14, 2016 4:06:38 PM PDT

    As Adele Stan says, Trump's vile speech yesterday, which seemed unhinged, was carefully scripted. He read it from a teleprompter. it came right out of a Nazi playbook, as she notes. It was peppered with code-word appeals to the alt-right, to "the resentments of a restive remnant of white America—angry white men and the women who love them—and set the stage for mayhem in the wake of his likely electoral defeat."

     

    It was, in short, a reminder of what a very dangerous man Donald Trump is, whose vision of this country he shares, and what he intends to do with it if he seizes power.

     

    ALTERNET.ORG

     

     

    I will support and defend the Constitution and laws of the United States of America against all enemies, foreign and Republican

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    October 19, 2016 2:28:15 PM PDT

     

    The Moral Majority is now the Immoral Minority

     

    As Jonathan Chait says, the "moral majority" has now suddenly transformed itself into the immoral minority — given that their man Donald Trump is running for president: he writes, "A belief in the connection between personal morality and fitness for office used to be a bedrock of Republican politics. It undergirded the crusade to impeach Bill Clinton, and supplied the primary theme for George W. Bush’s presidential campaign, which promised to restore “honor and dignity” to the presidency.

     

    Five years ago, white evangelical Protestants were the most heavily Republican voting bloc in the country, and also it's most moralistic. Only 30 percent of them believed that “an elected official can behave ethically even if they have committed transgressions in their personal life.”

    But Donald Trump has changed all that.

     

    Today, white evangelical Protestants are the least moralistic cohort of voters. According to a new PRRI/Brookings survey, a full 72 percent of them now believe elected officials can behave ethically even if they have committed transgressions in their personal lives."

     

    The loony Right Republican Party prances on.

     

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    November 3, 2016 4:18:36 PM PDT
    No on "E". The wording is very misleading. Read carefully, please!
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    November 4, 2016 10:32:43 PM PDT
    A while back I posted a piece Bill Moyers which was met with rabid response, accusing Moyers piece on voter registration opinion, lies and having no fact to it. Turns out, per the link below he was right on target not only about the state he referenced but several other states as well and now it is a legal record that these events did indeed take place. So much for a biased piece of "liberal fiction" when it turns out Moyers was correct prior to the court's judgment supporting the conclusion he and others came to independent of a court ruling. What's the line from the one song? "Oh when will they, ever learn?"

    https://thinkprogress.org/black-voters-sue-north-carolina-over-last-minute-purges-9526858aa749#.p0t6o7ejd
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    November 5, 2016 9:41:06 AM PDT
    Republicans/Cons/madhatters/White Supremacists/KKK/Nazi German Trump are all up to the same old tricks that started with Tricky Dickie Nixon, perfected by Traitor Iran-Contra Reagan, done twice by the evil twins Cheney/Bush; and that is trying to rig, steal, and bully themselves into power.

    The GOP is probably the largest hate group in the world that is now using terrorist tactics in our free country.

    Keep America Free---Vote Blue up and down the ballot.
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    November 6, 2016 10:13:42 AM PST

    Donald Trump is rushed off stage by Secret Service agents at Nevada rally

     

    [Then a fellow Republican was attacked after the Toxic Orange One was rushed off the stage like a delicate prom queen]

     

    The 33-year-old – who says he has been a registered Republican for about six years – said he was kicked, punched and choked, and feared for his life when the crowd turned on him at the gathering in Reno, Nevada.

     

    Crites [the Republican assault victim] cited Trump’s treatment of Mexicans, Muslims and women as the reason he decided to protest again Trump, who he described as “a textbook version of a dictator and a fascist”.

     

    THE GUARDIAN

     

    By the way, Crites' [the Republican assault victim] crime against za Fuehrer Trump was that he held up a sign that read, "Republicans against Trump." I guess that is a crime in Trump's warped dictator world.

     

    Of course, not one of Trump's brown shirts will be prosecuted, I will Sorry Palin betcha.

     

    Ah, just another day at a Trump KKK/White Supremacists/Nazi Rally.

     

     

    Talk about vile and disgusting. No one comes close to Trump and his DEPLORABLE supporters.

     

     

     

    I will defend the Constitution of the United States against all enemies, foreign and Republican.

     

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    November 7, 2016 12:46:46 PM PST

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    November 14, 2016 7:28:40 AM PST

    Taking on you Right Wingnuts is more fun than swatting flies, although you Righties are slower but more dangerous.

     

     

     

     

     

    I will defend the Constitution of the United States against all enemies, foreign and Republican Donald Trump

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    November 14, 2016 10:20:19 AM PST
    You're funny "taking on the right wingnuts?" You already lost and don't know it!! LOL.
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    November 14, 2016 12:13:50 PM PST
    coolbreeze said:
    You're funny "taking on the right wingnuts?" You already lost and don't know it!! LOL.

    If someone loses due to the eleciton of an individual, then how can it be a laughing matter?

    In sports, excess celebration is called gloating. There are penalties for gloating.

    A certain amount of celebration is earned. Is trampling on the underdog celebrating or gloating? Is grousing about the winner something like gloating?

    In elections there are no penalites for gloating.

    Except for the ill will created. On both sides. Both sides lose.

    Does someone have to lose so some one else can win? That is called a zero sum game. Or a redistribution of wealth.

    Consider looking at the outcome from the other person's point of view. The difference between Senator McCarthy and General Marshall. The difference between the "Peace treaties" of 1917 and the declarations of surrender after WW II. The punishment mentality of California courts. Fixing the blame while ignoring the problem. Instead of fixing the problem, concentration is on finding the guilty party. Even if there is no guilty party, some one must be punished.

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    November 14, 2016 1:36:40 PM PST
    All so true, yet way over the head of quietwolf. She will no doubt respond with another series of infantile rants on 10 different discussion threads, reflecting her imaginary world that we are still debating whom to vote for.
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    November 14, 2016 2:39:59 PM PST
    Trampling the underdog? If anyone tramples anyone, we all know who that is, but you. And yes gloating, celebrating.....same thing, semantics. Yes I am celebrating, (gloating) and also answering the insane antics of your partner, quietscat. You lost also, I presume. Get over it.
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    November 14, 2016 2:41:24 PM PST
    I'll be laughing for at least the next 4 years, hopefully 8. LOL.
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    November 14, 2016 2:44:02 PM PST
    Also, a mr boyd, remember, and don't YOU ever forget....not ever, I am deplorable, and proud of it. LOL.
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    November 14, 2016 3:33:52 PM PST
    semantics? definitions?


    de·plor·a·ble.


    [dəˈplôrəb(ə)l]







    ADJECTIVE



    1.deserving strong condemnation:

    "the deplorable conditions in which most prisoners are held"


    synonyms: disgraceful · shameful · dishonorable · unworthy ·
    [more]



    •shockingly bad in quality:

    "her spelling was deplorable"


    synonyms: lamentable · regrettable · unfortunate · wretched ·
    [more]





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    Calvin and Hobbs said that words are too fragile as vessels to carry ideas.
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    November 14, 2016 3:47:47 PM PST
    Ultimatum game:
    My way or the highway.
    What's yours is mine.
    You must share.
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ultimatum_game
    Note that Wikipedia says the attempted explanation is too technical for mere mortals to understand. As a mere mortal, I need some help.
    Here's my example. Mom gives my sister a cake to share with me. If I like my sister, I'll accept any offer she makes. Even keeping the entire cake to herself. If I don't like my sister and she doesn't give me the entire cake, I'll hold my breath and roll on the floor, kicking and screaming, until I turn blue in the face. At which point, mom steps in and takes the cake away from both of us. Serves my sister right for being so greedy. Somewhere in between the extremes is a strike point at which I accept what my sister offers. Both of us, my sister, me and even maybe mom are happy.
    And if I really don't like my sister, I'll mash the cake into her face and go running to mom.
    Is there an example of deplorable in that example?
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    November 14, 2016 3:49:01 PM PST
    Fragile??? I and many many people are tired of fragile people. Be somebody, not a "fragile vessel". Bye now.
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    November 14, 2016 3:56:08 PM PST
    There has and always will be division in society. Always. Some can handle it....some can't. I always thought the percentage was 90/10, the latter the losers. You'll have to answer your own questions, Mr Boyd. fortunately, I have a life. Sorry.
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    November 15, 2016 10:29:59 AM PST
    Time for a gloating vacation.
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    November 17, 2016 7:33:04 AM PST

    Trump: Decision to Consider Women Human Beings Should Be Left to States.

     

     

    When asked point-blank whether he considered women humans, Trump responded, “It should be a case-by-case thing.”

     

    ANDY BOROWITZ

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    November 17, 2016 8:09:08 AM PST
    And you have just proved his point.
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    November 17, 2016 8:39:46 AM PST
    Homestretch said:
    And you have just proved his point.

     

     

    I dang near spit out my drink!! That is the best response of the year. TRUTH. 

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    November 27, 2016 11:23:25 AM PST

    You'll be sorry.

     

    If this ignorant, unread Criminal Orangutan Trump is allowed to take office, unemployment will skyrocket (as it always does with Conservatives/Republicans), Medicare will be destroyed, true education will be only for the insider-elites  (Trump's rich pals and their elitist families).

     

    And the Head will be in Moscow and the Orange Tail in Washington.

     

    I don't want a KGB-Communist Putin running our country, controlling the Orange Moron, Trump.

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    December 6, 2016 5:42:17 PM PST

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    December 6, 2016 10:54:25 PM PST
    Is that the GOP house that hasn't been sworn in yet?
    More of your lies, quietwolf?
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    December 6, 2016 10:58:41 PM PST
    Oh quietwolf....... I couldn't help but share this in your honor. You are so easily manipulated. Can't wait for your daily 5 or so posts of bullcrap and hate.
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    December 7, 2016 7:42:22 AM PST

    DON THE ORANGE CON TRUMP IS ALREADY COSTING JOBS AND CONTRIBUTING TO UNEMPLOYMENT WITH HIS FIASCO IN INDIANA AND NOW WASHINGTON STATE.

     

    AND THIS CLOWN IS JUST GETTING STARTED.

     

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    December 7, 2016 8:53:39 AM PST
    What a shame. Some in an high-capacity elected position has questioned government spending and waste.
    On the same day a report is discovered that the Pentagon found it wasted over $125 BILLION.

    As the one TV show host says - "QUIETWOLF........you ARE an idiot.
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    December 7, 2016 6:57:34 PM PST

    WANTING EVERYONE TO HAVE HEALTHCARE AND FOOD DOES NOT MAKE YOU A COMMUNIST, SOCIALIST OR UNPATRIOTIC.

     

    IT MAKES YOU A GOOD PERSON.

     

     

     

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    December 8, 2016 7:45:52 AM PST
    Hey troll, read this very carefully, wanting it makes you idealist, forcing someone to pay for it makes you unpatriotic, a socialist or communist. A person giving of their substance voluntarily makes them a good person. Agency or freedom to choose, is what the war in heaven was all about. Nothing in the constitution says anything about health care or food, that is socialistic dogma. Our preamble says we have the right to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness and then it outlines it in the Constitution and our Bill of Rights. If you take it from one person to give to another makes you a thief, not a good person. Our government has nothing until it takes if from the people.
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    December 18, 2016 9:23:06 AM PST
    Hey troll you are now certifiably stupid. Keep up the dump work.
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    December 20, 2016 11:33:22 AM PST

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    December 20, 2016 11:39:57 AM PST

    QUIETWOLF  - WHAT'S IT LIKE GETTING YOUR @$$ KICKED? 

     


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    December 21, 2016 7:53:40 AM PST
    Hey troll, is the increase of your crude vulgar postings directly proportional to your realization Trump won?
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    December 24, 2016 5:15:58 PM PST

    The insurance industry is behind the fact we have no health care in this country. FREE and true health care like in all civilized countries of this world.

     

    We need to kick the blood-sucking insurance industry out of our health care system once and for all. We will not have health care for everyone until that happens.

     

    If we can spend billions and billions for bombs to kill a whole lot of folks, we sure can afford a few billion for health care and education.

     

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    January 2, 2017 12:28:50 PM PST

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    January 3, 2017 9:46:21 AM PST
    Hey troll, you must be talking about the Clinton's and Obama's. What will Obama do for vacations when he won't have 85 million to take from the taxpayers.
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    January 3, 2017 3:01:31 PM PST
    I am so glad to see that you are now admitting this. Once you realize your shortcomings the easier it will be to move forward.
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    January 3, 2017 9:10:37 PM PST
    Obama Care just made not having healthcare illegal.

    The problem is the cost of healthcare and the abuse of the system. We should limit the third party payer system and only use it for catastrophic cases. General health care needs should be taken care of by the individual. The government could offer zero interest loans to people that need it and they can pay it back with tax returns if they can't afford the payments.
    When the person is footing the bill the cost becomes an issue then the market can work.
    If a doctor does not have enough patients he will lower his rates and if a pharmacutical company or medical equipment company aren't selling there equipment fast enough they will lower their prices. Unless they have to pay twenty five dollars an hour for entry level workers and have to raise the wages of more experienced workers to keep them on. Then the cost can not go down and people make more money but cant afford to buy anything with it.
    it is perfectly acceptable for a person to be responsible for their own welfare and that of their children.
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    January 4, 2017 11:47:18 AM PST

    Republicans to Replace Obamacare with Death

     

    ANDY BOROWITZ

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    January 7, 2017 8:35:47 AM PST
    Death comes to all no matter the party affiliation. Obamacare doesn't stop death.
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    January 14, 2017 11:22:46 AM PST

    House Republicans Line Up for Free Annual Physicals Before Repealing Obamacare

    Saying that they needed to be in peak physical condition for their looming effort to repeal Obamacare, over a hundred House Republicans lined up for their free government-subsidized physicals.

    ANDY BOROWITZ

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    January 14, 2017 5:23:44 PM PST
    Nice to know that the House Democrats pay for their healthcare out of their own pocket. Or is Boring-Witz being an idiot again?