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Old Yesterday, 01:17 PM   #1921
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Originally Posted by Captain_Swoop View Post
Trump Tweets

I have done more for WOMEN than just about any President in HISTORY!
Some wag on Twitter pointed out that hush money payments to porn stars and Playmates shouldn’t count.
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Old Yesterday, 01:52 PM   #1922
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Trump Tweets

Just landed in New York to see my brother, Robert. We’re going for New York on November 3rd. We’re going to Reduce Taxes, Increase Law Enforcement, and bring it back BIG TIME! #MAGA
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Old Yesterday, 02:04 PM   #1923
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Originally Posted by Fast Eddie B View Post
Some wag on Twitter pointed out that hush money payments to hookers and Playmates shouldn’t count.
I want to know exactly what Trump thinks he has done for women ....other than what you have mentioned.
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Old Yesterday, 02:23 PM   #1924
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In the interest of accuracy, when referring to Stormy Daniels I should have said “porn star” and not “hooker”.

My apologies to Stormy, and I’ve corrected my post above.
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Old Yesterday, 02:58 PM   #1925
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Reporter gets to the point:
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For more than half an hour on Thursday, President Trump sounded familiar themes at his coronavirus briefing: blasting presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden, arguing that the rapidly spreading virus is being effectively managed, and questioning the security of voting by mail.

Then he called on S.V. Dáte, HuffPost’s White House correspondent.

“Mr. President, after three and a half years, do you regret at all, all the lying you’ve done to the American people?” Dáte asked.

Trump looked confused. “What?” he asked.

“All the lying. All the dishonesties,” Dáte repeated.

“That who has done?” Trump asked.

“You have done,” Dáte said.

Trump paused briefly, then called on another reporter without answering.
https://www.washingtonpost.com/natio...st-date-video/
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Old Yesterday, 03:06 PM   #1926
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Originally Posted by Fast Eddie B View Post
In the interest of accuracy, when referring to Stormy Daniels I should have said “porn star” and not “hooker”.

My apologies to Stormy, and I’ve corrected my post above.
She got paid for sex. She's a hooker.
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Old Yesterday, 03:40 PM   #1927
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Trump Tweets

The biggest difference between the Presidential Race in 2020 and that of 2016 is the 2016 candidate, Crooked Hillary Clinton, was much smarter and sharper than Slow Joe, we have even more ENTHUSIASM now, and @FoxNews has become politically correct and no longer the big deal!
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Old Yesterday, 03:46 PM   #1928
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Originally Posted by Captain_Swoop View Post
Trump Tweets

Just landed in New York to see my brother, Robert. We’re going for New York on November 3rd. We’re going to Reduce Taxes, Increase Law Enforcement, and bring it back BIG TIME! #MAGA
"Great! An excuse to get to New York to campaign! Oh, yeah... I suppose I'll have to stop in to see my stupid brother, too, just to make it look good."
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Old Yesterday, 03:56 PM   #1929
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Today, when asked if he agreed with Marjorie Taylor Greene about the QAnon conspiracy, he refused to answer. He ignored the follow up question and quickly moved on.

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"Well, she did very well in the election. She won by a lot. She was very popular. She comes from a great state and she had a tremendous victory so absolutely, I did congratulate her," Trump said during a White House briefing.
He did not answer a follow-up question about whether he believes in the conspiracy theory she has embraced.
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Old Yesterday, 03:59 PM   #1930
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I promised YOU I would not take a dime of salary as your President. I donate the entire $400,000! It is my honor to give $100,000 to @NatlParkService to help repair and restore our GREAT National Monuments. So important to our American History! Thank You!!
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Old Yesterday, 04:01 PM   #1931
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Originally Posted by Captain_Swoop View Post
Trump Tweets

I promised YOU I would not take a dime of salary as your President. I donate the entire $400,000! It is my honor to give $100,000 to @NatlParkService to help repair and restore our GREAT National Monuments. So important to our American History! Thank You!!
As if he hasn't made that back twentyfold....I'm sure that is an understatement.
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Old Yesterday, 04:04 PM   #1932
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Originally Posted by Captain_Swoop View Post
Trump Tweets

I promised YOU I would not take a dime of salary as your President. I donate the entire $400,000! It is my honor to give $100,000 to @NatlParkService to help repair and restore our GREAT National Monuments. So important to our American History! Thank You!!
BFD. That's like me putting $10 in the local food drive can at the grocery store check out counter, bragging about it and expecting people to think I'm some kind of great human being.
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Old Yesterday, 04:21 PM   #1933
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The other reporter should've just repeated the question, and so on, until he had to either leave the room or ask OAN for help.
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Old Yesterday, 04:34 PM   #1934
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Originally Posted by Captain_Swoop View Post
Trump Tweets

The biggest difference between the Presidential Race in 2020 and that of 2016 is the 2016 candidate, Crooked Hillary Clinton, was much smarter and sharper than Slow Joe, we have even more ENTHUSIASM now, and @FoxNews has become politically correct and no longer the big deal!
Looking at you, Chris Wallace! I prefer the OAN reporters especially that Polynesian looking one. Can't remember her name at the moment.
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Old Yesterday, 04:39 PM   #1935
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Originally Posted by Elagabalus View Post
Looking at you, Chris Wallace! I prefer the OAN reporters especially that Polynesian looking one. Can't remember her name at the moment.
Chanel Rion. Formerly a Trump campaign volunteer.
https://www.motherjones.com/politics...network-staff/
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Originally Posted by Belz... View Post
The other reporter should've just repeated the question, and so on, until he had to either leave the room or ask OAN for help.
Agreed. That is exactly what Mary Trump said the other day in her Salon interview. She said Donald gets away with his lies because he is not forced to face them. She said each reporter needs to just repeat the same question until he either answers or storms off...which is what he'll likely do. Unfortunately, the reporters are more interested in getting their own moment in the spotlight than working together.

I wouldn't be at all surprised if the reporter who confronted Trump with the 'lies' question is banned from the WH.

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Old Yesterday, 05:45 PM   #1937
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I wouldn't be at all surprised if the reporter who confronted Trump with the 'lies' question isn't banned from the WH.
You put too many negatives in there, ma'am.
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Old Yesterday, 05:57 PM   #1938
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You put too many negatives in there, ma'am.
Why, I sure did, Sir. I thank you kindly for pointing that out. I have fixed it.

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Old Yesterday, 09:52 PM   #1939
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Wasn't it 30% in 2016?

Also, I'd think they've improved their algorithms and such.
How do the algorithms account for corruption, voter suppression, foreign interference and other forms of cheating that Trump/Putin's people are utilizing?
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How do the algorithms account for corruption, voter suppression, foreign interference and other forms of cheating that Trump/Putin's people are utilizing?
Elephant in the room, they always have to couch the interference as "may have affected the election."

Let's face it, Trump had assistance strategically amplifying his propaganda.

Doesn't mean there weren't numerous other factors that impacted the election outcome. But if we can't even admit it impacted the 2016 outcome, how are we going to take it seriously now?
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Elephant in the room, they always have to couch the interference as "may have affected the election."

Let's face it, Trump had assistance strategically amplifying his propaganda.

Doesn't mean there weren't numerous other factors that impacted the election outcome. But if we can't even admit it impacted the 2016 outcome, how are we going to take it seriously now?
I agree we should take into account the other factors. However, it appears that the cheating factor seems to be left out of the conversation quite often.
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