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Old 18th September 2015, 05:54 AM   #201
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Originally Posted by Crossbow View Post
Thanks much for posting that bit from the townhall meeting.

I was about to do the same thing as an example of a typical Trump supporter.

The claim now is that he "didn't hear the question".

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After the event, several reporters asked Trump why he didn't challenge the questioner's assertions. Trump did not answer.

But Corey Lewandowski, Trump's campaign manager, later told CNN that the candidate did not hear the question about Obama being a Muslim.

"All he heard was a question about training camps, which he said we have to look into," Lewandowski said. "The media want to make this an issue about Obama, but it's about him waging a war on Christianity."

War on Christianity?

And shouldn't someone planning to run for President be sure they know what question they're answering? It reminds me of a scene in the Richard Pryor/Jackie Gleason movie "The Toy".
"Do you know who you're posing for a picture with, Senator?
"Why...no. I don't."
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Old 18th September 2015, 11:26 AM   #202
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I think that guy at the Town Meeting is a damn good example of the hard core Trump supporters.
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Old 21st September 2015, 06:40 AM   #203
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[quote=Armitage72;10881134]The claim now is that he "didn't hear the question".[quote]

So what if Trump did not hear the question?

The fact is that such a question was actually asked by one of Trump supporters and juding by the auidence reaction, then quite a few of the other Trump supporters liked what the man asking the question had to say.

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War on Christianity?

And shouldn't someone planning to run for President be sure they know what question they're answering? It reminds me of a scene in the Richard Pryor/Jackie Gleason movie "The Toy".
"Do you know who you're posing for a picture with, Senator?
"Why...no. I don't."
"You're standing next to the Grand Wizard of the Ku Klux Klan."
(Senator ducks away while covering his face.)
Again, so what?

Trump has now had plenty of time to clarify his answer and yet he has not done so, therefore the Trump silence says a great deal about him.
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Old 22nd September 2015, 03:27 AM   #204
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Originally Posted by Crossbow View Post
Trump has now had plenty of time to clarify his answer and yet he has not done so, therefore the Trump silence says a great deal about him.
Trump has been trying to clarify his response since Saturday. See page 53 of the general Trump thread.

Trump has not been silent on the matter.
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Old 22nd September 2015, 05:51 AM   #205
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Originally Posted by Ladewig View Post
Trump has been trying to clarify his response since Saturday. See page 53 of the general Trump thread.

Trump has not been silent on the matter.
Our paper reported that Trump did not respond to Obama being called a Muslim because one it was not his job to defend Obama and no matter how he answered the response some-one would take it out of text and he would have been wrong no matter what he said,.
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Old 22nd September 2015, 05:55 AM   #206
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Originally Posted by quixotecoyote View Post
Nah, we're generally ok with his Christian God.

Your Christian God, on the other hand, is a right prick.
Beautifully put.
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Old 22nd September 2015, 06:45 AM   #207
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Originally Posted by Ladewig View Post
Trump has been trying to clarify his response since Saturday. See page 53 of the general Trump thread.

Trump has not been silent on the matter.
Well pardon me if I believe that clarification via a few Tweets from a birther is the proper maner in which someone running for a national office should issue such clarification.
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Old 22nd September 2015, 07:51 AM   #208
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Well pardon me if I believe that clarification via a few Tweets from a birther is the proper maner in which someone running for a national office should issue such clarification.
Other people agreed with you which is why he spent part of Saturday night fielding questions about it after an appearance in Iowa. That's where he gave his "I love Muslims," answer.

I think the guy is a self-absorbed clown. I was just pointing out that he wasn't being silent about his poor answer to the crazy-headed question.
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Old 22nd September 2015, 11:09 AM   #209
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"I did not hear the question" is about as convincing an excuse as "The Dog Ate My Homework".
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Old 22nd September 2015, 11:16 AM   #210
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Our paper reported that Trump did not respond to Obama being called a Muslim because one it was not his job to defend Obama and no matter how he answered the response some-one would take it out of text and he would have been wrong no matter what he said,.
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Old 22nd September 2015, 11:45 AM   #211
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He is mentally unstable. A narcissistic piece of human trash.

If you're standard is not being politically correct and speaking his mind, vote for Bernie Sanders. At least in that event, we can avoid a war because he won't call the head of state of some country a whore.
We can avoid a war because Bernie has no foreign policy.
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Old 22nd September 2015, 11:57 AM   #212
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Originally Posted by Ladewig View Post
In this video a spectator yells" kill Obama" while McCain is speaking.
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=RlCuLPgKuxs

I am thinking of another video in which McCain makes as face after hearing someone advocating Obama's death. I think it was in 2009, but I could be wrong. I'll keep looking for it
Just like the Muslim-hater at the Trump event, both could have been Democrats pretending to be Republicans.
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Old 22nd September 2015, 12:00 PM   #213
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Originally Posted by Doghouse Reilly View Post
Hm, I think your assessment misses the mark, but of course only time will tell. I live in a liberal urban area (Los Angeles) and haven't met any women who really seem to dislike him all that strongly. Most, even the ones who don't support him, seem to just shrug off the idea that he's anti-woman as part of his entertainment personality. And lots who do like him. But we'll have to wait and see, I guess.
I think the billions make the difference with women.
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Old 22nd September 2015, 12:10 PM   #214
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Originally Posted by hgc View Post
Another stellar moment from a Trumpster...

This is, believe it or not, a grown man saying to Jorge Ramos, "Get out of my country. Get out."

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/...b04ae497051923

But you gotta admire them for their passion.
Possibly staged by Jorge Ramos.
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Old 22nd September 2015, 12:19 PM   #215
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Originally Posted by Belz... View Post
What is it with Americans and that word? You have a LOT of socialism in the US and its various states, don't kid yourself.
You may be surprised by this poll.

http://www.gallup.com/poll/183713/so...appealing.aspx
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We can avoid a war because Bernie has no foreign policy.
Adolph Hitler was the worst military leader in all of history.

The Nazis were nothing but a bunch of stupid, greedy, liars.
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On various online social media sites, I have been called feminazi, libtard, illiterate, sick, pinhead shill, bitch, poo eater, and so on. Donald Trump supporters have called me some of these things. If they really want to represent their guy, they should be more polite.

I choose to take the high road and not stoop down to the level of the people who insult me.

If I were running for office, I would probably be called even worse things. I still would not stoop to their level.

Everyone on the ISF forums have been nice to me. I like you all!
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On various online social media sites, I have been called feminazi, libtard, illiterate, sick, pinhead shill, bitch, poo eater, and so on. Donald Trump supporters have called me some of these things. If they really want to represent their guy, they should be more polite.

I choose to take the high road and not stoop down to the level of the people who insult me.

If I were running for office, I would probably be called even worse things. I still would not stoop to their level.

Everyone on the ISF forums have been nice to me. I like you all!
Well you can say the same thing about Hillary and Bernie supporters also, It's just whos site/ forum you happen to be on. go to Bernie or Hillarys site and say something that you would say to a Trump supporter and watch what will happen to you. The only difference is one party likes to be lead you around like sheep and the other wants to be free and uphold the constitution.
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Old 29th March 2016, 05:13 AM   #219
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Two violent pinheads attack a defenseless person and announce that they support Donald Trump.

Where is the evidence that they are typical Trump supporters?
7 months later.

Satisfied?
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Well you can say the same thing about Hillary and Bernie supporters also, It's just whos site/ forum you happen to be on. go to Bernie or Hillarys site and say something that you would say to a Trump supporter and watch what will happen to you. The only difference is one party likes to be lead you around like sheep and the other wants to be free and uphold the constitution.
I choose not to insult Trump supporters. I have called Trump names such as megalomaniac narcissistic buffoon. Trump is in the public eye, so he is fair game. I choose not to insult family members of any of the presidential candidates.

I have also tweeted Bible verses about social justice and other topics to Donald Trump and to Ann Coulter. It doesn't seem to be doing any good, lol
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I choose not to insult Trump supporters. I have called Trump names such as megalomaniac narcissistic buffoon. Trump is in the public eye, so he is fair game. I choose not to insult family members of any of the presidential candidates.

I have also tweeted Bible verses about social justice and other topics to Donald Trump and to Ann Coulter. It doesn't seem to be doing any good, lol
I get called names by Trumptards all the time. I'm always nice to those ********, so I don't know what their mother****in malfunction is.
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I get called names by Trumptards all the time. I'm always nice to those ********, so I don't know what their mother****in malfunction is.
LMAO!
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The only difference is one party likes to be lead you around like sheep and the other wants to be free and uphold the constitution.
Irony meter: busted explosively.

How you can claim that the TEAOP wants "freedom" when it supportes the subjugation of the working class and terrorizes the poor while simultaneously refusing to pass needful bills in a timely manner threatening government shutdowns to try to force policy and outright REFUSING to even give the President his SCOTUS nominee is classic right-wing cognitive dissonance.
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Irony meter: busted explosively.

How you can claim that the TEAOP wants "freedom" when it supportes the subjugation of the working class and terrorizes the poor while simultaneously refusing to pass needful bills in a timely manner threatening government shutdowns to try to force policy and outright REFUSING to even give the President his SCOTUS nominee is classic right-wing cognitive dissonance.
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What is that? Fear of paradoxes?
Good one!!!! But you do know what he meant!!!!!
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Well you can say the same thing about Hillary and Bernie supporters also, It's just whos site/ forum you happen to be on. go to Bernie or Hillarys site and say something that you would say to a Trump supporter and watch what will happen to you. The only difference is one party likes to be lead you around like sheep and the other wants to be free and uphold the constitution.
You do, I trust, realize you are saying with the noted and reddened line that it speaks out of both sides of itself.... I could assume it (the republicker party) wants to lead you around like sheep OR be lead around like sheep but the statement does not come down clearly on either side. Oh I assume it is republicker due to the clear happiness republickers show in stomping on many points of the Constitution with happiness and mad raving joy!!!!

One of the major reasons (but certainly a big one) why I am not a fan of republickers. Note as noted otherwheres, I had not near that level of problem with the real Republican Party but the GOP started dying around 1980 and has been almost entirely replaced with hardcore Bircher types, KKK types and related nutcases like the rabid anti-abortioners and fundy religionists! Hell with 'em and can't be soon enough.
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You do, I trust, realize you are saying with the noted and reddened line that it speaks out of both sides of itself.... I could assume it (the republicker party) wants to lead you around like sheep OR be lead around like sheep but the statement does not come down clearly on either side. Oh I assume it is republicker due to the clear happiness republickers show in stomping on many points of the Constitution with happiness and mad raving joy!!!!

One of the major reasons (but certainly a big one) why I am not a fan of republickers. Note as noted otherwheres, I had not near that level of problem with the real Republican Party but the GOP started dying around 1980 and has been almost entirely replaced with hardcore Bircher types, KKK types and related nutcases like the rabid anti-abortioners and fundy religionists! Hell with 'em and can't be soon enough.
I am registered independent and I vote for who I think will do the best job and stay true to their oath of office and uphold our constitution and at the moment that leaves Hillary and Bernie out in the cold and Trump makes me nervous.
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I am registered independent and I vote for who I think will do the best job and stay true to their oath of office and uphold our constitution and at the moment that leaves Hillary and Bernie out in the cold and Trump makes me nervous.
I think that Trump makes a few billion people nervous.
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Trump is like an athletic supporter - he is always hanging around and supporting pricks.
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I am registered independent and I vote for who I think will do the best job and stay true to their oath of office and uphold our constitution and at the moment that leaves Hillary and Bernie out in the cold and Trump makes me nervous.
What do you do when neither major-party candidate meets the qualifications you have described?


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Virtually every single voter in the US votes for the one who
-will do the best job
-stay true to their oath of office, and
-uphold our constitution.
It is just that everyone defines those three things differently enough that the original claim is meaningless. I could print those three things on a t-shirt and sell them at the Republican convention, the Democratic convention, and most all third-party conventions.
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Virtually every single voter in the US votes for the one who
-will do the best job
-stay true to their oath of office, and
-uphold our constitution.
If you add "among the two major party candidates", then yes. Otherwise, that's questionable.
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What do you do when neither major-party candidate meets the qualifications you have described?


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Well I will not be voting for Hillary as she les more then Obama does. I have a friend that was in Benghazi he was at the Annex when the attack happened. his name is Kris Paronto and you can read about him in the book 13 hours or see the movie he and several others tried to save our people there and were told by Clinton to stand down.
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If you add "among the two major party candidates", then yes. Otherwise, that's questionable.
At the beginning of the primary season, every voter firmly wants a candidate that displays those three trait.

But you are right, when it comes to voting, it is a matter of which major candidate comes closer to those goals.
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Well I will not be voting for Hillary as she les more then Obama does. I have a friend that was in Benghazi he was at the Annex when the attack happened. his name is Kris Paronto and you can read about him in the book 13 hours or see the movie he and several others tried to save our people there and were told by Clinton to stand down.
OK
So. What do you do when neither major-party candidate meets the qualifications you have described?
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OK
So. What do you do when neither major-party candidate meets the qualifications you have described?
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Old 1st April 2016, 06:20 AM   #236
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Well I will not be voting for Hillary as she les more then Obama does. I have a friend that was in Benghazi he was at the Annex when the attack happened. his name is Kris Paronto and you can read about him in the book 13 hours or see the movie he and several others tried to save our people there and were told by Clinton to stand down.
Flat out lie.
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Old 1st April 2016, 06:25 AM   #237
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Flat out lie.
Well Kris is touring the country and if you get a chance to meet him you can call him a liar to his face. But he and several others were there were Fighting for their lives, and I tend to believe them then Hillary
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Well Kris is touring the country and if you get a chance to meet him you can call him a liar to his face. But he and several others were there were Fighting for their lives, and I tend to believe them then Hillary
Hillary called them and told them to stand down, directly?
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Old 1st April 2016, 07:34 AM   #239
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Hillary called them and told them to stand down, directly?
And if, as is claimed, she did...why?

Also, if a group, including myself, is "fighting for our lives," what would be the incentive to "stand down?"
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Originally Posted by COLONEL View Post
Well I will not be voting for Hillary as she les more then Obama does. I have a friend that was in Benghazi he was at the Annex when the attack happened. his name is Kris Paronto and you can read about him in the book 13 hours or see the movie he and several others tried to save our people there and were told by Clinton to stand down.
If this isn't steaming BS, I'll eat some steaming BS.

More likely, you and/or your friend are parroting (steaming) BS from the right wing echo chamber that you swallowed hook, line and sinker.

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In the years since the the 2012 attack, Republicans have pressed for clarity on the stand-down question with some even accusing Clinton of issuing such an order. But more than a half dozen investigations found no evidence that such an order was ever given.
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