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Old 22nd January 2019, 11:49 AM   #1641
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Originally Posted by Norman Alexander View Post
Next! Wess Mitchell, Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs. This is the post that deals with the EU.


https://edition.cnn.com/2019/01/22/p...chell-resigns/
Most important take-away message:

Trump uses TRESemmť TRES TWO Extra Hold Hair Spray: The perfect finish to any hairstyle, achieves maximum hold with extra flyaway control.

that's a literal quote from their homepage.

boy, that must be embarrassing for them:

https://www.google.com/search?q=trum...w=1920&bih=938
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Old 22nd January 2019, 12:05 PM   #1642
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Originally Posted by The Great Zaganza View Post
Most important take-away message:

Trump uses TRESemmť TRES TWO Extra Hold Hair Spray: The perfect finish to any hairstyle, achieves maximum hold with extra flyaway control.

that's a literal quote from their homepage.

boy, that must be embarrassing for them:

https://www.google.com/search?q=trum...w=1920&bih=938
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Old 22nd January 2019, 09:55 PM   #1643
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Does Rudy count? Looks like he might be fired soon.
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Old 22nd January 2019, 09:59 PM   #1644
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Originally Posted by thaiboxerken View Post
Does Rudy count? Looks like he might be fired soon.
He counts enough for me, even though he only plays a lawyer on TV.
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Old 22nd January 2019, 10:40 PM   #1645
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Originally Posted by thaiboxerken View Post
Does Rudy count? Looks like he might be fired soon.
Rudy's job is to make Trump look sane by comparison.
Can you think of anyone else who could do that?
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Old 23rd January 2019, 06:45 AM   #1646
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Originally Posted by The Great Zaganza View Post
Rudy's job is to make Trump look sane by comparison.
Can you think of anyone else who could do that?

Coming soon to the Trump staff: Ted Nugent.
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Old 23rd January 2019, 01:21 PM   #1647
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Originally Posted by Armitage72 View Post
Coming soon to the Trump staff: Ted Nugent.
Bow hunting from the Truman balcony?
Open season on the press pool milling about the South Lawn?
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Old 23rd January 2019, 03:56 PM   #1648
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Originally Posted by The Great Zaganza View Post
Rudy's job is to make Trump look sane by comparison.
Can you think of anyone else who could do that?
Yes, Easily. Trump supporters have no shortage of idiots.
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Old 23rd January 2019, 04:14 PM   #1649
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Originally Posted by Armitage72 View Post
Coming soon to the Trump staff: Ted Nugent.
Nah, he guaranteed us he'd be dead or in jail if Obama was reelected. He wouldn't lie, would he?
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Old 23rd January 2019, 07:25 PM   #1650
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[aside] Is it just me, or does the name "Nugent" sound like a type of product you use to unblock drains... [/aside]
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Old 24th January 2019, 06:50 AM   #1651
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Originally Posted by Trebuchet View Post
Nah, he guaranteed us he'd be dead or in jail if Obama was reelected. He wouldn't lie, would he?

Anyone President Obama hated that much must have been doing something right, which is why Trump would be interested. Plus, he was obviously clever enough to avoid President Obama's death squads.
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Old 24th January 2019, 08:50 AM   #1652
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Originally Posted by Armitage72 View Post
Anyone President Obama hated that much must have been doing something right, which is why Trump would be interested. Plus, he was obviously clever enough to avoid President Obama's death squads.
Did you mean "Anyone who hated President Obama that much..."?
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Old 24th January 2019, 09:56 AM   #1653
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Originally Posted by Trebuchet View Post
Did you mean "Anyone who hated President Obama that much..."?

I probably should have said "Anybody who thought that President Obama hated them that much ...". I wrote the original from the perspective of someone who didn't realize that Nugent was delusional with his belief that he was some sort of "enemy of the state" who would be targeted by the President.

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Old 24th January 2019, 11:46 AM   #1654
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Moving my chips to Ms Conway

https://www.vanityfair.com/news/2019...ng-vipers-nest
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Old 24th January 2019, 02:25 PM   #1655
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She is, of course, literally sleeping with the enemy. Interesting article. The very first sentence is
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The inner circle of Trumpworld was not always a pretty picture.
Seriously? "Not always"? How about "Always not"?

Last paragraph is great:
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Lincoln famously had his Team of Rivals. Trump had his Team of Vipers. We served. We fought. We brought our egos. We brought our personal agendas and vendettas. We were ruthless. And some of us, I assume, were good people.
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Old 26th January 2019, 12:13 AM   #1656
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And the next candidate to have to quit, with possible charges being filed against is:


possibly Devin Nunes.

All the crimes Roger Stone is charged with relate to him lying to the House Intelligence Committee in a blatant and easily falsifiable manner. It took Mueller and a change in the House Majority to hold Stone to account.
So is Nunes going to be held to account for doing everything in his power to cover up for Stone ?
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Old 29th January 2019, 12:58 PM   #1657
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I think Dan Coates might not be long for being in Trump world after his open disagreement with Donnie today. He basically just told the Emperor that on several security issues he has no clothes.
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Old 29th January 2019, 06:21 PM   #1658
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I think Dan Coates might not be long for being in Trump world after his open disagreement with Donnie today. He basically just told the Emperor that on several security issues he has no clothes.
Big "oooOOOoo!!" from the crowd.
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Old 30th January 2019, 11:57 AM   #1659
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Trump launched a full scale assault on the US Intelligence community today, basically proclaiming his gut feelings and instinct are superior to facts. That always ends well.
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Old 30th January 2019, 12:01 PM   #1660
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Originally Posted by dudalb View Post
Trump launched a full scale assault on the US Intelligence community today, basically proclaiming his gut feelings and instinct are superior to facts. That always ends well.
To be fair he always said that and it is what got him elected. We would never want something with as much of a liberal bias as reality to effect policy decisions.
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Old 30th January 2019, 04:31 PM   #1661
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I think Dan Coates might not be long for being in Trump world after his open disagreement with Donnie today. He basically just told the Emperor that on several security issues he has no clothes.
Donny No Clothes.
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I think Dan Coates might not be long for being in Trump world after his open disagreement with Donnie today. He basically just told the Emperor that on several security issues he has no clothes.
I hate you. You just made me picture Mr Tiny hands naked. Yuck.
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Trump launched a full scale assault on the US Intelligence community today, basically proclaiming his gut feelings and instinct are superior to facts. That always ends well.
Well we have now found out that much of his gut feelings over the southern border comes from the 2015 movie, Sicario.....
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Old 31st January 2019, 11:26 AM   #1664
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Originally Posted by dudalb View Post
Trump launched a full scale assault on the US Intelligence community today, basically proclaiming his gut feelings and instinct are superior to facts. That always ends well.
Sadly reminiscent of 2002.
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Old 31st January 2019, 11:54 AM   #1665
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Well we have now found out that much of his gut feelings over the southern border comes from the 2015 movie, Sicario.....
Really Good Movie, but don't think it should be used as a basis for policy.
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Old 31st January 2019, 12:11 PM   #1666
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Really Good Movie, but don't think it should be used as a basis for policy.
Let's hope nobody let's Trump watch Team America.
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Really Good Movie, but don't think it should be used as a basis for policy.
It appears that Trump considers it to be a documentary since it appears to be the only source with all of his claims about the border, women being smuggled through while duct taped up, the Mexican traffickers having high power vehicles, far better that US Border staff, massive loads of drugs being smuggled across the border, and prayer mats being found in the desert!
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That a lot of drugs are smuggled over the US Border from Mexico is pretty undisputable.
And violent crime along the border is a very real problem.
Almost all critics of Trump's border policies accept that as a given.
Problem is that Trump's stupid wall and his other policies are a really dumb way of dealing with it..
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That a lot of drugs are smuggled over the US Border from Mexico is pretty undisputable.
Not the hard drugs, such as cocaine, heroin, and Fentanyl, that Trump keeps going on about. Those come through legal ports if entry by vehicle, boats, and planes, or via the mail system. Drugs that come into the US over the border are mostly Cannabis, and a lot of that gets in via tunnels under the border.

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Problem is that Trump's stupid wall and his other policies are a really dumb way of dealing with it..
Agreed
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Originally Posted by dudalb View Post
That a lot of drugs are smuggled over the US Border from Mexico is pretty undisputable.
And violent crime along the border is a very real problem.
Almost all critics of Trump's border policies accept that as a given.
Problem is that Trump's stupid wall and his other policies are a really dumb way of dealing with it..
The idea that the wall will make a dent in drug trafficking is laughable. Say you want to smuggle a couple hundred pounds of meth or cocaine across the border. Are you going to:

A. Hire four people to backpack it across the desert?
B. Bribe somebody loading a truck going across the border to put it in a box on a pallet near the front of the truck?

Assuming you are dumb enough to go with A. Will a wall across the middle of that desert make you.

A. Give up?
B. Pick answer B to question 1?
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The idea that the wall will make a dent in drug trafficking is laughable. Say you want to smuggle a couple hundred pounds of meth or cocaine across the border. Are you going to:

A. Hire four people to backpack it across the desert?
B. Bribe somebody loading a truck going across the border to put it in a box on a pallet near the front of the truck?

Assuming you are dumb enough to go with A. Will a wall across the middle of that desert make you.

A. Give up?
B. Pick answer B to question 1?
Put it in a ship-bound container that arrives from somewhere innocuous and unloads at any US seaport, disguised in one of many inventive ways. Hundreds of kilos per shipment that way.

Similarly, ship by aircraft freight.

Clearly this wall needs to extend out to sea and into the stratosphere. That's why the extra $0.7 billion on top of the original $5 billion Trump demanded.

Idiots.
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Put it in a ship-bound container that arrives from somewhere innocuous and unloads at any US seaport, disguised in one of many inventive ways. Hundreds of kilos per shipment that way.

Similarly, ship by aircraft freight.

Clearly this wall needs to extend out to sea and into the stratosphere. That's why the extra $0.7 billion on top of the original $5 billion Trump demanded.

Idiots.

"A dome! We have to build a dome over the country.

It's the only thing that can save us!"
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"A dome! We have to build a dome over the country.

It's the only thing that can save us!"
<troll voice>

If we get Fox and Friends to say that, what's the bet Donny will say it.

Worth a shot??

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"A dome! We have to build a dome over the country.

It's the only thing that can save us!"

There was an episode of the short-lived sitcom "Powerless" in which President Luthor responded to an alien invasion by Tweeting "WE WILL BUILD A SPACE WALL! AND THE ALIENS WILL PAY FOR IT!"
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Another victim of the Trump administration:

Daily security briefings

http://time.com/5518947/donald-trump...onal-security/
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There was an episode of the short-lived sitcom "Powerless" in which President Luthor responded to an alien invasion by Tweeting "WE WILL BUILD A SPACE WALL! AND THE ALIENS WILL PAY FOR IT!"

A terrible thing.

There should be a law against cancelling anything with Vanessa Hudgens it, no matter how abjectly pitiful the show is. (And that show wasn't really all that bad.)

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Not sure if Alex Acosta US Labor Secretary will be the next to go but my guess is things are going to get very uncomfortable for him. The deal he made when he was a US Attorney with Jeffrey Epstein Serial Child Rapist is likely to haunt him.
Looks like this case is going to be in the news for awhile:

https://www.abc-7.com/story/40006461...effrey-epstein

https://www.miamiherald.com/news/sta...226577419.html

https://www.nbcnews.com/think/opinio...men-ncna974911
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Does Rudy count? Looks like he might be fired soon.
Oh gosh!

If that awful, stupid, idiotic, blabbering, POS Rudy gets the boot, then one has wonder what kind of awful, stupid, idiotic, blabbering, POS lackey will be hired to replace him.
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Oh gosh!

If that awful, stupid, idiotic, blabbering, POS Rudy gets the boot, then one has wonder what kind of awful, stupid, idiotic, blabbering, POS lackey will be hired to replace him.
Not an issue. There are plenty of awful, stupid, idiotic, blabbering, POS lackey Trump Supporters who can take his place.
Senator Graham comes to mind....
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