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Old 6th January 2021, 03:48 PM   #121
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Originally Posted by newyorkguy View Post
president trump must be removed, under the 25th amendment, by Vice President Pence and the Cabinet.

NOW.
Darling, don't bold and mad smiley at us, we can't do it. Bold and mad smiley at Pence and the Cabinet (not referring to the 1960's beach band of similar name, Pence and the Cabinettes, whose single notable song "Bikini Beach Girl (Oh Yeah, Yeah)" was later covered to much greater success by Little Richard).
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Old 6th January 2021, 03:49 PM   #122
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Originally Posted by dudalb View Post
There are plenty of security cameras in the Capittol.Lots of faces of protestors on the tapes. Lots of arrest will be made.
No, there will not.
You know this.

Fascism is the new government, Biden or no Biden.
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Old 6th January 2021, 03:52 PM   #123
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Trump: "The election was totally stolen, everyone knows this, but rounding up the traitors and hanging them would be a little rude, so don't do it."

Disclaimer: not actually a Trump quote.
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Old 6th January 2021, 03:53 PM   #124
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DC mayor has implemented a 6PM curfew. It's 6PM, start arresting these *******.
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Old 6th January 2021, 03:54 PM   #125
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Originally Posted by Olmstead View Post
Trump: "The election was totally stolen, everyone knows this, but rounding up the traitors and hanging them would be a little rude, so don't do it."

Disclaimer: not actually a Trump quote.
I know. Too coherent.
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Old 6th January 2021, 03:55 PM   #126
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My partner is part of a community watch, blue lives support Facebook group. To no surprise, the majority of fools on there support the MAGA terrorists in the Capitol and are shouting down anyone supporting LE in the Capitol on this day.

More evidence that the Blue Lives Matter group has little to do with supporting police.
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Old 6th January 2021, 03:57 PM   #127
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Trying to move the discussion from the coup thread to here:
Originally Posted by Mader Levap View Post
I guess some people will continue to be blind.

Yes, yes, USA won't fall today, blah, blah.

What you are blind to are consequences down the road.

Someone that thinks events that happened this day do not matter and aren't yet another cut weakening american democracy (or whatever pass for it in USA) is a fool.
I was around during the Vietnam protests. This is nothing, certainly not a revolution or coup.

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Is there a reason you seem to be playing this down?
Define "playing this down"?

It is it a serious matter? Absolutely.
Has Trump seriously damaged this country? Without a doubt.
Is it an armed insurrection? Absolutely NOT!!!
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Old 6th January 2021, 03:57 PM   #128
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Originally Posted by AJM8125 View Post
That's amazing.

Good on him.
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Old 6th January 2021, 04:01 PM   #129
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Originally Posted by newyorkguy View Post
president trump must be removed, under the 25th amendment, by Vice President Pence and the Cabinet.

NOW.
This is being discussed on CNN. That this is unprecedented. (When Jake Tapper read, "Police report, 'The Capitol is now secure,'" Tapper said he felt like he was reading a dispatch from Bogota.) That trump has taken no role in restoring order today, that he is not acting as a sitting president. A Republican businesswoman told CNN she thought trump should be removed and removed this evening. That events have just gone too far. Way too far.
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Old 6th January 2021, 04:01 PM   #130
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Originally Posted by thaiboxerken View Post
My partner is part of a community watch, blue lives support Facebook group. To no surprise, the majority of fools on there support the MAGA terrorists in the Capitol and are shouting down anyone supporting LE in the Capitol on this day.

More evidence that the Blue Lives Matter group has little to do with supporting police.
"We tried to tell y'all." - ancient African-American proverb.
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Old 6th January 2021, 04:02 PM   #131
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Originally Posted by Meadmaker View Post
That's amazing.

Good on him.
Has he been hacked?
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Old 6th January 2021, 04:02 PM   #132
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Trump tweets:
Originally Posted by Donald J. Trump
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These are the things and events that happen when a sacred landslide election victory is so unceremoniously & viciously stripped away from great patriots who have been badly & unfairly treated for so long. Go home with love & in peace. Remember this day forever!
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Old 6th January 2021, 04:03 PM   #133
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Originally Posted by Meadmaker View Post
That's amazing.

Good on him.
BS - that looks like him and his wife.
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Old 6th January 2021, 04:03 PM   #134
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Originally Posted by Meadmaker View Post
2/3 of the Senate is a tough hurdle. I don't think it would pass.

I wish it would. I think it should.
Maybe it should be attempted anyway. The Republicans have been complicit in taking us where we are. After today's events, it might be good to have some of them on the record standing against a second impeachment.
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Old 6th January 2021, 04:03 PM   #135
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Originally Posted by AJM8125 View Post
Originally Posted by Meadmaker View Post
That's amazing.

Good on him.
It would be nice, but it isn't true

https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article...ump-on-twitter

Not sure if this is even his real twitter page

https://twitter.com/mike_pence
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Old 6th January 2021, 04:04 PM   #136
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Originally Posted by Skeptic Ginger View Post
Trying to move the discussion from the coup thread to here:
I was around during the Vietnam protests. This is nothing, certainly not a revolution or coup.

Define "playing this down"?

It is it a serious matter? Absolutely.
Has Trump seriously damaged this country? Without a doubt.
Is it an armed insurrection? Absolutely NOT!!!
We're talking about a coup, which is not necessarily an armed insurrection.
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Old 6th January 2021, 04:04 PM   #137
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Originally Posted by PhantomWolf View Post
The woman who was shot has died.
If she was one of them, good, I wish there were hundreds dead.
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Old 6th January 2021, 04:04 PM   #138
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Has he been hacked?
I hope not. He needs to throw cheeto under the bus if he has any hope of being the 2024 GOP nominee. Too little, too late I'd imagine.
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It would be nice, but it isn't true

https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article...ump-on-twitter
****.

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If she was one of them, good, I wish there were hundreds dead.
That's just wrong.
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Originally Posted by smartcooky View Post
It would be nice, but it isn't true

https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article...ump-on-twitter
The unfollow may not be true, the rest seems to be.
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Old 6th January 2021, 04:08 PM   #142
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Or is that just a photo of Pence and Mrs Pence?
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Or is that just a photo of Pence and Mrs Pence?
Hello, is this on?

See post 133.
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BS - that looks like him and his wife.
It's now a pciture of him with some school kids. He or his staff are obviously trying to figure out what look to go for.
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Originally Posted by Skeptic Ginger View Post
Trying to move the discussion from the coup thread to here:
I was around during the Vietnam protests. This is nothing, certainly not a revolution or coup.
I look forward (well, not really, but you know what I mean) to your excuses when it escalates further - be it tomorrow or in 4 years.
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It's now a pciture of him with some school kids. He or his staff are obviously trying to figure out what look to go for.
The problem is he has two accounts.
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That's just wrong.
That I prefer that Fascists attempting a violent armed overthrow of a democratically chosen government be dead?

I’ll never apologize for that.

Kill them all like our grandfathers did.
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Originally Posted by smartcooky View Post
It would be nice, but it isn't true

https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article...ump-on-twitter

Not sure if this is even his real twitter page

https://twitter.com/mike_pence
Pity.
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Or is that just a photo of Pence and Mrs Pence?
I don't see a fly on that white hair so it's hard to know.
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Originally Posted by slyjoe View Post
Hello, is this on?

See post 133.
Judging by the number of red hats in the audience of that photo, I'd say you are right.

Here's the pic, by the way:

https://twitter.com/Mike_Pence/header_photo
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I don't see a fly on that white hair so it's hard to know.
The lighting is poor, and the view is from the rear. If we could see the front, he may have a whole business of flies on his head.

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It's now a pciture of him with some school kids. He or his staff are obviously trying to figure out what look to go for.
No, he has two Twitter accounts. You're looking at his official government VP one, there is also his personal one (which has 6 million followers and is linked to Trump's, so looks legit to me), which has the photo of the back of a white-haired man holding hands with a woman.
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The absolute ineptness of some people
https://twitter.com/TomMairs/status/...970690/photo/1
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Originally Posted by zooterkin View Post
No, he has two Twitter accounts. You're looking at his official government VP one, there is also his personal one (which has 6 million followers and is linked to Trump's, so looks legit to me), which has the photo of the back of a white-haired man holding hands with a woman.
... in front of a hangar, with red hat wearing maskless psychophants. (spelling intentional).
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Am I wrong in thinking that Antifa didn't come to this abomination?
I'm glad that they did not.
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I'm glad that they did not.
So am I.
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Originally Posted by smartcooky View Post
It would be nice, but it isn't true

https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article...ump-on-twitter

Not sure if this is even his real twitter page

https://twitter.com/mike_pence
Unfollowed momentarily, new banner page installed, re-followed shortly after.

If I understand Twitter mechanics, that would be so Diaper Don would not be advised via Twitter that Mikey's banner image had been changed, thus incurring Toupee Fiasco's wrath. Would that be correct, twitterati?
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That's just wrong.
He also says that America is already a fascist country.
He seems to be a "acclerationist"; someone who actully wants fascism and chaos, because that will create the necessary climate for the Glorious People's Revolution.
Worked great for the KPD in Germany in 1932....
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Old 6th January 2021, 04:25 PM   #159
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Originally Posted by Skeptic Ginger View Post
Trying to move the discussion from the coup thread to here:
I was around during the Vietnam protests. This is nothing, certainly not a revolution or coup.

Define "playing this down"?

It is it a serious matter? Absolutely.
Has Trump seriously damaged this country? Without a doubt.
Is it an armed insurrection? Absolutely NOT!!!
Come on, really? We need to "technically it's hebephilia" what happened at the Capitol today? Really?
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Old 6th January 2021, 04:27 PM   #160
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What is it called when people try to overturn an election at the request of their leader?
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1. He'd never do that. 2. Okay but he's not currently doing it. 3. Okay but he's not currently technically doing it. 4. Okay but everyone does it. 5. He's doing it, we can't stop him, no point in complaining about it. 6. We all knew he was going to do it which... makes it okay somehow. 7. It's perfectly fine that's he's doing it.
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