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Old 24th November 2020, 08:03 AM   #281
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We already went through the whole "OMG the Left is going to make it so another country owns us" thing back in the 80s/90s with Japan.

This whole line of think reveals a fundamental misunderstanding of how inter-country economics works.
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Old 24th November 2020, 08:11 AM   #282
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Originally Posted by JoeMorgue View Post
We already went through the whole "OMG the Left is going to make it so another country owns us" thing back in the 80s/90s with Japan.

This whole line of think reveals a fundamental misunderstanding of how inter-country economics works.
Actually, back in the eighties, it was the Democrats who were in favor of protectionist policies. The trade Unions were screaming for it, Reagan, and his cohort, were against it.
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Old 24th November 2020, 08:14 AM   #283
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The tea party ran rather racist ads during the Obama admin of how our debt would mean the Chinese would soon own us. Then Trump won and deficits didn’t matter anymore.
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Old 24th November 2020, 08:16 AM   #284
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Originally Posted by kookbreaker View Post
The tea party ran rather racist ads during the Obama admin of how our debt would mean the Chinese would soon own us. Then Trump won and deficits didn’t matter anymore.
Utter nonsense - they mean everything, well from 20th January 2021 they will.
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Old 24th November 2020, 08:17 AM   #285
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Originally Posted by Distracted1 View Post
Actually, back in the eighties, it was the Democrats who were in favor of protectionist policies. The trade Unions were screaming for it, Reagan, and his cohort, were against it.
Joe said “the left”....
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Old 24th November 2020, 08:19 AM   #286
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Originally Posted by Darat View Post
Utter nonsense - they mean everything, well from 20th January 2021 they will.
At noon, to be specific.
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Old 24th November 2020, 08:20 AM   #287
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I’m assuming that 21/1 will be the first shutdown unless “the dems” agree to a compromise of cutting spending on everything the Reps want cutting?
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Old 24th November 2020, 08:21 AM   #288
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Anyone want a sweepstake on when the first “cancel the ACA” vote happens?
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Old 24th November 2020, 08:56 AM   #289
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Originally Posted by Darat View Post
Anyone want a sweepstake on when the first “cancel the ACA” vote happens?
6/jan/2023, after the Republicans have retaken the House in the midterms.
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Old 24th November 2020, 11:27 AM   #290
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Originally Posted by dudalb View Post
After four years of excitement, excrement boring sounds good to me.
Fixed that for you.

Confirmations should be "interesting". I expect Mitch will let most through eventually.
Judges, on the other hand, I don't expect a single federal judge or SCOTUS nomination to be approved for the next two years.
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Old 24th November 2020, 01:21 PM   #291
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Originally Posted by Venom View Post
Individual Congressmen have to grow a spine and stand up to their so-called leaders' ******** from time to time.

The few "swing Senators" are essentially held hostage by their own party.

The Dems need to start a concerted effort to subvert at least a few GOP senators to their cause. There's got to be a weak link or two, who want something the Dems can offer.

At the same time, Biden should direct the CIA and FBI to figure out what kompromat the Russians gave Trump to get Ted Cruz and Linsey Graham to turn into complete boot-licking yes-men, so they can use it themselves.
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Old 24th November 2020, 02:13 PM   #292
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Originally Posted by Captain_Swoop View Post
Marco Rubio tweets

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Biden’s cabinet picks went to Ivy League schools,have strong resumes,attend all the right conferences & will be polite & orderly caretakers of America’s decline

I support American greatness

And I have no interest in returning to the “normal” that left us dependent on China
This is the way the GOP will pretend, going forward, that even though their guy lost the Presidency, they still have a complete right to dictate the policies of the one who won it. "Elections have consequences"- unless it's one Repubs lose, in which case, what election, there was an election?
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Old 24th November 2020, 02:29 PM   #293
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This is the way the GOP will pretend, going forward, that even though their guy lost the Presidency, they still have a complete right to dictate the policies of the one who won it. "Elections have consequences"- unless it's one Repubs lose, in which case, what election, there was an election?
Marky is just starting early on trying to assume Trump's mantle. What he doesn't realize is that the pack will never follow a beta dog. This pack is going to need a new alpha.
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Old 24th November 2020, 04:03 PM   #294
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Kayleigh McEnany tweeted

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Apparently Biden’s pick for Secretary of State can serenade the Iranian mullahs with guitar tunes while they ship over more plane loads of American cash.
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The GOP may not hold the Senate
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Old 24th November 2020, 05:39 PM   #296
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Originally Posted by Captain_Swoop View Post
Kayleigh McEnany tweeted

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Apparently Biden’s pick for Secretary of State can serenade the Iranian mullahs with guitar tunes while they ship over more plane loads of American cash.
OAN Barbie.
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OAN Barbie still doesn't get it that it wasn't plane loads of cash and it their money to begin in the first place. Maybe Ken should explain it to her in one and two syllable words. Maybe a few drawings would help, too.
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Old 24th November 2020, 11:08 PM   #298
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Originally Posted by turingtest View Post
This is the way the GOP will pretend, going forward, that even though their guy lost the Presidency, they still have a complete right to dictate the policies of the one who won it. "Elections have consequences"- unless it's one Repubs lose, in which case, what election, there was an election?
So now educatin and ecpereince are bad is the new GOP mantra.
Problem for Little Marco is he is too well educated for the Trumpers...hell, he was a college profesor for a while.
Sas thing is Rubio is smart enough to know this is pure BS.
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Old 24th November 2020, 11:09 PM   #299
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Marky is just starting early on trying to assume Trump's mantle. What he doesn't realize is that the pack will never follow a beta dog. This pack is going to need a new alpha.
Besided, Trumpy will let nobody assume the mantle except himself or one of his kids.
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Old 25th November 2020, 11:15 AM   #300
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So now educatin and ecpereince are bad is the new GOP mantra.
Problem for Little Marco is he is too well educated for the Trumpers...hell, he was a college profesor for a while.
Sas thing is Rubio is smart enough to know this is pure BS.
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Besided, Trumpy will let nobody assume the mantle except himself or one of his kids.
I'm trying not to call you out, but I've been seeing a lot of typos in your posts lately. Is it because you're delirious with happiness that Trump lost?
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Night and Day.

This video of Biden giving a Thanksgiving Address demonstrates the stark difference between Trump.

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Old 25th November 2020, 04:18 PM   #302
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Originally Posted by dudalb View Post
Besided, Trumpy will let nobody assume the mantle except himself or one of his kids.
Or a loyalist.

I think Trump is going to reach borderline Eternal President level, where anyone taking up the Trump mantle is going to have to throw his name out there every so often for the base.
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Old 25th November 2020, 06:58 PM   #303
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I'm trying not to call you out, but I've been seeing a lot of typos in your posts lately. Is it because you're delirious with happiness that Trump lost?
Lately?! dudalb does not proof his posts - never has.
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Old 25th November 2020, 11:03 PM   #304
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ISTR a poster giving a one time warning some time ago that health issues (a stroke?) would be making typing posts problematic for him. Might have been dudalb.
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