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Old 13th March 2020, 06:07 AM   #399
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Originally Posted by The Great Zaganza View Post
It is amazing to think that even a single person would be mollified by the claim that, because the previous administration didn't handle a crisis perfectly, botching the next one needs to be excused.
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