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Old 04.04.2020, 12:00
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Unfortunately, they will, as the alternative is a senile guy.
Just can't fathom another 4 years of this thread.
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Old 04.04.2020, 12:28
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Unfortunately, they will, as the alternative is a senile guy.
I'm not so sure. I think most voters see Biden's prospective VP as the alternative candidate, in fairly short order, just as Pence is seen as more and more likely to become the Republican presidential option at some point in the next 4.5 years.

Wait for Biden to announce his running mate.
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I'm not so sure. I think most voters see Biden's prospective VP as the alternative candidate, in fairly short order, just as Pence is seen as more and more likely to become the Republican presidential option at some point in the next 4.5 years.

Wait for Biden to announce his running mate.
It‘s a race to the bottom as to who is more senile.
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Not surprising.
He needs to build confidence not spout one lie after another.

It is also claimed two months before the novel coronavirus is thought to have begun its deadly advance in Wuhan, China, the Trump administration ended a $200-million pandemic early-warning program aimed at training scientists in China and other countries to detect and respond to such a threat.
I don't think it's due to lack of confidence, more because reality has proven him wrong. More than seven thousand dead and many many more to come, probably tens of thousands, are difficult to ignore or brush aside. His "I don't take responsibility at all" can't have helped either.
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An interesting news item today on the topic of voter suppression
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Georgia state House Speaker David Ralston (R) is coming out against a recent effort taken by Georgia Secretary of State Raffensperger (R) to mail absentee ballot request forms to all voters in the state amid the coronavirus pandemic, saying the move could be “devastating” for Republican candidates.

Last week, Raffensperger announced the state would be mailing absentee ballot request forms to its nearly 7 million voters “in an effort to allow as many Georgia voters as possible to exercise their right to vote without leaving their homes.”
Even Trump said Republicans would ‘never’ be elected again if it was easier to vote.
So what is he, telling the truth or a compulsive liar who can not be trusted as you keep repeating over and over?
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Old 04.04.2020, 23:09
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Just can't fathom another 4 years of this thread.
Can EF support over 6 million posts in a single thread?
They will close it and you can start reading this one all over again - next four years won't be any different, I think it is time to accept that there is no "best yet to come".
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Just can't fathom another 4 years of this thread.
Can EF support over 6 million posts in a single thread?
Come on, this thread is nowhere near that. The coronavirus thread is more likely for that, depending on how long we're all stuck inside.
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I'm not so sure. I think most voters see Biden's prospective VP as the alternative candidate, in fairly short order, just as Pence is seen as more and more likely to become the Republican presidential option at some point in the next 4.5 years.

Wait for Biden to announce his running mate.
Maybe you're right but I can't take someone that supports Biden serious. It's a bit like gold digging, hoping that he would be away from the stage soon and become president without being elected.
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Old 05.04.2020, 00:27
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So what is he, telling the truth or a compulsive liar who can not be trusted as you keep repeating over and over?
Don't expect Trump to be consistent, he has even been known to contradict himself in a single sentence.
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Maybe you're right but I can't take someone that supports Biden serious. It's a bit like gold digging, hoping that he would be away from the stage soon and become president without being elected.
When the alternative is Trump and Pence, where Trump is unhinged and Pence is just...Unthinkable, Biden and whoever he might choose seems to be a better option. At least that’s my very biased opinion, and I suppose it is consistent with other people from the US. The question is whether or not enough people will vote, the vote will not be hampered in any way and so on.
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Don't expect Trump to be consistent, he has even been known to contradict himself in a single sentence.
You're trying to deflect.

It's about you being inconsistent. If he's a compulsive liar everything he says is suspicious because you can't know when he's lying. Whether certain statements conform with or support your opinion is of no relevance.

In fact a statement of a compulsive liar that conforms with yours should make you question your own position.
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When the alternative is Trump and Pence, where Trump is unhinged and Pence is just...Unthinkable, Biden and whoever he might choose seems to be a better option. At least that’s my very biased opinion, and I suppose it is consistent with other people from the US. The question is whether or not enough people will vote, the vote will not be hampered in any way and so on.
The crazy thing is that it's yet again a matter of "less bad" instead of "good". The electorate will have to chose between two old people at least one of which may be showing the first signs of senility when he's mentally absent in front of the cameras or simply unable to reply in a meaningful way without being told what to say - which literally makes him a puppet, by the way.

Trump will tear that puppet to pieces in the direct confrontations as nobody will be able feed him the talking points he failed to memorise.

Brace yourselves for Trump's second term.

Buttegieg got standing ovations from the studio crowd when he was on Fox. Doesn't everybody say the country needs healing and to reunite? He would have been the much better candidate regardless of his sexual orientation.
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This may be an unpopular view, but despite my previous comment about it being a race to the bottom for senility, I don’t believe Biden is that impaired. I’ve talked to a few friends with clinical expertise and others researching impaired leaders and they agree. Biden bumbles, but he;s never been that sharp as a speaker. And I’m not sure that Trump will tear him apart in a debate. I don’t find Trump exactly on point, either, so we’ll have to see.

Just my opinion.
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Old 05.04.2020, 18:17
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You're trying to deflect.

It's about you being inconsistent. If he's a compulsive liar everything he says is suspicious because you can't know when he's lying. Whether certain statements conform with or support your opinion is of no relevance.

In fact a statement of a compulsive liar that conforms with yours should make you question your own position.
Now you are trolling, this thread is not about me.

However assuming your post was on topic, I could not help you as I have never described Trump as a compulsive liar.
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You're trying to deflect.

It's about you being inconsistent. If he's a compulsive liar everything he says is suspicious because you can't know when he's lying. Whether certain statements conform with or support your opinion is of no relevance.

In fact a statement of a compulsive liar that conforms with yours should make you question your own position.
A compulsive liar does not lie at all times. A compulsive liar can truthfully say, "I'm hungry," then lie that he has no money to buy food.

Trump lies compulsively but also whines like a little girl when things don't go his way. In some of those instances, his whines are even true.
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Did anyone see the footage of Biden today? He looked quite ill, with glassy eyes and blotchy skin. Maybe someone forgot he needed TV makeup? This was not a good look when everyone is worried about who is sick and who is not.
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Did anyone see the footage of Biden today? He looked quite ill, with glassy eyes and blotchy skin. Maybe someone forgot he needed TV makeup? This was not a good look when everyone is worried about who is sick and who is not.
I am worried about him too but from what I saw/viewed this was one of his better interviews lately if the Stephanopoulus interview is the one to which you referred? He is struggling and maybe Dems want a puppet whom they can control? I have no clue but if the loony AOC runs amok and Pelosi cedes to her, well, I shudder to think what will happen in the US...

And we thought the Coronavirus is was/scary? Wait until someone like AOC gains control!
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I am worried about him too but from what I saw/viewed this was one of his better interviews lately if the Stephanopoulus interview is the one to which you referred? He is struggling and maybe Dems want a puppet whom they can control? I have no clue but if the loony AOC runs amok and Pelosi cedes to her, well, I shudder to think what will happen in the US...

And we thought the Coronavirus is was/scary? Wait until someone like AOC gains control!
Really? AOC worse than coronavirus? At least she would have listened to scientific and medical experts.

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The Premier of Newfoundland & Labrador was caught off record commenting on Donald’s seizing of medical equipment destined to Canada (and latin america)

You remember when a town of 10,000 took home 6,000 mostly Americans who were refused entry into the US after 11 Sep. Something that was repeated throughout Canada from coast t coast.

Well the Premier was astounded that friends would be treating friends in this way.

Prime Minister Trudeau has promised not to retaliate, although he observed that many of Detroits’ Drs, Nurses and health care workers commute from Canada every day.

Bar Steward.
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I am worried about him too but from what I saw/viewed this was one of his better interviews lately if the Stephanopoulus interview is the one to which you referred? He is struggling and maybe Dems want a puppet whom they can control? I have no clue but if the loony AOC runs amok and Pelosi cedes to her, well, I shudder to think what will happen in the US...

And we thought the Coronavirus is was/scary? Wait until someone like AOC gains control!
AOC is a long way down the food chain.
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