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Not the new Donald Trump Presidency thread

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4 minutes ago, HMFIC said:

"CLEARED by Law enforcement "  ????   BWAHAHAHAHA !   You mean cleared by co conspirator James Comey, who had no legal right to do so ? He and others in the DOJ and FBI are equally as guilty as Hillary.  Hillary's guilt has been established by the British spy's confession to that under oath.  Comey's charge was not to clear anybody , his jib was to recommend prosecution .  He usurped the charge of the AG.  Trotsky , you just cannot seem to make a statement that does not include at least one LIE.

I change my mind about reading his posts in the voice of a Bond villain. I'm thinking something like a villain on Captain Planet or something like that.

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1 minute ago, Gritzblitz 2.0 said:

Nothing like the prospect of spending the rest of one's life in federal prison to get someone to rat.

But I really don't think that will happen. That was the entire point of the original sweetheart deal. No one wants to open this can of worms.

I’m not going to be overly pessimistic just yet. The SDNY does not **** around, and they look like they are clearly trying to right Acosta’s wrong. I haven’t seen much discussion on any potential statute of limitations issues on the trafficking charges, but if they have him on recent production charges, that’s tough to beat. 

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25 minutes ago, The Legendary SB said:

2. So if we're going to be like Finland you're saying that 3% of the Finnish people pay taxes?  You sure about that?  :rolleyes:

3. College is a sham these days.  We're being terrible consumers when it comes to college.  There needs to be more cost based shopping involved.  Capitalism is the most successful economic system on planet earth but it also requires consumers to not be dumb and get scammed.

4. Welfare as unemployment is by far the most expensive aspect of welfare.  How many people collect welfare unemployment in US vs Finland?

5. The Soviet Union had the highest loss of life but if we didn't invade Normandy the Germans arguably could have won and defeated both England and the Soviet Union.  

2. You said "illegal immigrants." They're 3% of the population and they contribute local and state taxes. If you want them to contribute federal taxes then see:

37 minutes ago, Psychic Gibbon said:

Your issue seems to be that they 'don't contribute.' Seems like the most cost effective way of alleviating that problem is amnesty, citizenship, making immigration far easier, and not putting people who are coming here legally, both by our and international law, into concentration camps.

3. Was making fun of how you talk about capitalism like a college communist (eg. real capitalism would work if it wasn't sabotaged by outside forces!). I already knew that you were opposed to education.

4. Per capita, more in Finland. Their unemployment benefits are also better than ours.

5. Most of Germany's armed forces were on the Eastern Front by June 6th and that remained the case until the country surrendered. ****, Operation Bagration happened at roughly the same time as D-Day where the Soviets pushed all the way to the Vistula and they had over 1 million Axis troops to contend with.

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Just now, Vogelgryff said:

Well... Trump was humping it... so...

Disgraceful. That's all there really is to say. 

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24 minutes ago, The Legendary SB said:

I agree that we don't need so many bases around the world.  As for the rest:

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Only 16% of the budget goes towards military and defense spending.  That is reasonable to me to keep the peace.

https://www.politifact.com/truth-o-meter/statements/2015/aug/17/facebook-posts/pie-chart-federal-spending-circulating-internet-mi/

 

Military spending is something where you think "oh...we don't need that".  But when you do you really ****ing NEED THAT!

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So we need imperial hegemonic military spending in case we ever have to fight countries with imperial hegemonic aspirations?

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1 hour ago, The Legendary SB said:

Interesting, the Heritage foundation has some Scandanvian countries higher than I expected on their economic freedom index:

https://www.heritage.org/index/ranking
 

a ranking system that puts the united arab emirates in the top ten of "economic freedom" tells us a lot more about what heritage values than anything else:

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Foreign nationals account for more than 88.5 percent of the UAE’s population, according to 2011 government statistics. Many low-paid migrant workers remain acutely vulnerable to forced labor, despite some reforms.

The kafala (visa-sponsorship) system continues to tie migrant workers to their employers. Those who leave their employers can face punishment for “absconding,” including fines, prison, and deportation.

The UAE’s labor law excludes domestic workers, who face a range of abuses, from unpaid wages, confinement to the house, workdays up to 21 hours with no breaks, to physical or sexual assault by employers, from its protections. Domestic workers face legal and practical obstacles to redress.

https://www.hrw.org/world-report/2018/country-chapters/united-arab-emirates

this is what heritage calls "relatively flexible employment regulations".

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49 minutes ago, The Legendary SB said:

The slogan was "LOCK HER UP".  As in the criminal Hillary Clinton.

We should lock up criminals.  Are you criminal?

 Do you think it is more likely that Hillary Clinton is a criminal or Donald Trump?    What is the basis of your opinion and what is your evidence? 

 

And  I have engaged in criminal activity. How about you?

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Just now, The Legendary SB said:

Hillary.

For reasons already noted.

Uh huh. So tell me why Trump wasn't indicted for Obstruction of Justice:

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18 minutes ago, Jpowers said:

I change my mind about reading his posts in the voice of a Bond villain. I'm thinking something like a villain on Captain Planet or something like that.

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5 minutes ago, HolyMoses said:

 Do you think it is more likely that Hillary Clinton is a criminal or Donald Trump?    What is the basis of your opinion and what is your evidence? 

 

And  I have engaged in criminal activity. How about you?

Now you do know he is going to respond to you with something that has nothing to do with ANY of the questions you asked and probably comment about your “activities “ right? :lol:

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9 minutes ago, mdrake34 said:

I don’t see her step on it. They drop it to pose for a photo and someone else smartly picks it up. More manufactured outrage for conservative martyr complex 

 

Watch it again all three of them. Are disgraceful. The one on the right threw it down. The one in the middle stepped on it.

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3 minutes ago, The Legendary SB said:

 

Do you think human nature all the sudden changed in the last few years?

There are thousands of years of examples of countries who decided that investing in military is not that important getting invaded by countries who invested more in their military.  And getting invaded isn't very nice as that usually comes along with mass rapes of women, mass murders, etc...

Watch this if you wanna know how fun being invaded is:

Nanking (2007)

No the world is not full of rainbows and unicorns.  Lack of military = weak and easy prey.  There are thousands of years of history to back this up.

If we cut our military budget back from "imperial hegemony" to "strong military" we're going to suddenly implode like China did after the overthrow of the Qing?

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1 minute ago, Boner said:

Lol.  I'm going to burn a flag today in your honor.  

Might as well...

Trump wipes his A$$ with the constitution on a delay bases so why let him have all of the fun!? 

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1 minute ago, Boner said:

Lol.  I'm going to burn a flag today in your honor.  

Go ahead. I expect trash people to act like trash 

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