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View Poll Results: If Biden gets the Democratic nomination, who will commit more gaffes in the campaign?
Trump 17 62.96%
Biden 8 29.63%
About equal 1 3.70%
Planet X 1 3.70%
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Old 14th August 2019, 02:32 PM   #1
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Trump v. Biden: Who would commit more gaffes?

This isn't about who would win. If Biden gets the Democratic nomination, who will commit more gaffes in the campaign?

Bonus: Debate gaffes count double.
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Old 14th August 2019, 02:34 PM   #2
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Trump v. Biden: Who would commit more gaffes?
Trump would, but Biden's would probably be more damaging to himself because Democrats at this time are less likely to accept a problematic candidate than the republicans.
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Old 14th August 2019, 02:49 PM   #3
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I said Biden simply because Trump never makes a mistake.
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Old 14th August 2019, 02:51 PM   #4
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Biden.

Trump is now beyond gaffes as such.

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Old 14th August 2019, 03:10 PM   #5
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I picked trump. However, to a true Trump supporter, he makes no gaffes. Anything that appears to look like a gaffe is exactly what he meant to say because either:

It's 100% true, or exactly what needs to be done about whatever he happens to be rambling about at the moment, even if it completely conflicts with what he said 30 minutes ago, which was the truth or best policy 30 minutes ago, but isn't now.

A bluff made as part of his brilliant negotiating tactics.
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Old 14th August 2019, 03:29 PM   #6
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Biden. Trump has no shame.
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Dr. Cialdini needs to update his book. Perhaps he did:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IQoiEKRyztc
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Old 14th August 2019, 04:53 PM   #8
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Originally Posted by marting View Post
Dr. Cialdini needs to update his book. Perhaps he did:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IQoiEKRyztc
And we need to watch a 20 minute video to find out what you are referring to?
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Old 15th August 2019, 12:39 AM   #9
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Originally Posted by CORed View Post
I picked trump. However, to a true Trump supporter, he makes no gaffes. Anything that appears to look like a gaffe is exactly what he meant to say because either:

It's 100% true, or exactly what needs to be done about whatever he happens to be rambling about at the moment, even if it completely conflicts with what he said 30 minutes ago, which was the truth or best policy 30 minutes ago, but isn't now.

A bluff made as part of his brilliant negotiating tactics.
I am fed up with this sort of inaccurate overblown critism of Trump. 30 minutes and he has contradicted his original stance! Please, he often contradicts the stance he took at the start of his sentence before he gets to the end of the sentence!
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Originally Posted by Skeptic Ginger View Post
And we need to watch a 20 minute video to find out what you are referring to?
And buy the book?
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Old 15th August 2019, 03:46 PM   #11
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Biden, easy. Trump means every hateful thing he says. Biden wouldn't.
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Old 15th August 2019, 04:54 PM   #12
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I voted Trump. Everything that comes from his mouth is a gaffe.
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Planet X. Where we will all have to move because the oozing mass of gaffes produced by the both of them, and the resultant punditary commentary will overrun this planet.
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Old 15th August 2019, 05:05 PM   #14
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Trump will tons more gaffes but will be forgotten by his base within hours.

Any gaffe Biden makes will be remembered and repeated until the end of days by the GOP.
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This looks to be another quality ISF thread, on which the cream of ISF posters will treat us to a veritable feast of wit and wisdom.
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Originally Posted by IsThisTheLife View Post
This looks to be another quality ISF thread, on which the cream of ISF posters will treat us to a veritable feast of wit and wisdom.
What? You expected the Spanish Inquisition?
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Biden, easy. Trump means every hateful thing he says. Biden wouldn't.
Difference between being prone to Foot In Mouth disease (which Biden has had for a long time) and being a psychotic habitual liar the way Trump is.
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I am fed up with this sort of inaccurate overblown critism of Trump. 30 minutes and he has contradicted his original stance! Please, he often contradicts the stance he took at the start of his sentence before he gets to the end of the sentence!

Please. Half the time he never gets to the end of his sentence before he grafts on the end of a different sentence like a horticulturalist.
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Joe Biden's a completely different kind of guy. Completely. Remember when a news photog caught Joe washing his Trans Am one Sunday in the White House driveway?

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I don't see either Trump or Biden committing many giraffes. Biden would want them treated outpatient, and Trump would want them deported. Neither really cares about giraffes, they'd both just use that demographic in the way they think would boost their approval.
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