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Old 8th October 2019, 07:08 PM   #54
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Originally Posted by Brainster View Post
That's exactly my point. You assume he believes all the things he says. Politicians lie all the time. It's a form of theatre. Trump is a showman, always has been, always will be.
No, actually I don't assume that. It's just that I've decided that it generally doesn't matter whether they really believe what they say. Does it matter whether Alex Jones sincerely believes all the things he says on the radio or if it's just his schtick? I would argue that the end result is the same either way.
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