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Old 02.02.2017, 16:30
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Are you for real!
So we can go back and delete all your posts r.e. Brexit, etc...?
They've all been mostly right.

Now, have you ever posted anything of value and correct?

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The thing is, why did they bother to protest anyway?
Because these twerps feel they have the moral ground over anybody else. They honestly believe that they have the right to shut anybody down with violence who dares to disagree with them. Or, even worse, offends them.

Here’s a speech from one of the head moonbats (a ''teacher'' of course) where she specifically states that they will ''shut him down by any means necessary''

These fascists should be condemned by everyone, regardless of political leanings. It’s almost like they’ve learned absolutely nothing from 2016.

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Old 02.02.2017, 16:52
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Re: Will Trump be a Good President?

Much as I find Yiannopoulos an obnoxious little turd, I'm always of the opinion of letting them speak so they can hang themselves by their own words. My own Reading uni student union had a policy of no platform for racists, which I disagreed with at the time, and still do.

Having said that, Trumper making empty threats to withdraw funding because of the protests is simply crass and immature.
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Old 02.02.2017, 18:39
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How much of that is reasonably habitable?
Some places are pretty remote, but assuming the money was invested for infrastructure there are vast areas that could be used. Wyoming comes to mind, it's sparsely populated and a pretty place. Might be a bad fit for Muslim refugees due to religion, but in terms of habitability it's fine.

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...To assume that other world leaders are thin-skinned snowflakes, and can't handle a phone being slammed on them is somewhat pathetic and naive. Any national leader that cannot handle that should not be in a position to lead a country...
Trump is the ultimate thin-skinned snowflake. He can't handle jokes/satire, much less constructive criticism. The idea he's not the most-watched, most-smart, most-awesome everything ever is simply inconceivable to him.
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Old 02.02.2017, 19:15
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They've all been mostly right.

Now, have you ever posted anything of value and correct?

Well they would not be left would they
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Old 02.02.2017, 19:24
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Re: Will Trump be a Good President?

U.S. eases restrictions on cyber-security sales to Russian spy agency.

The initial sanctions, as imposed by President Obama in April 2015, were titled "Blocking the Property of Certain Persons Engaging in Significant Malicious Cyber-Enabled Activities."
That was further strengthened in December in an order entitled, "Taking Additional Steps to Address the national emergency with Respect to Significant Malicious Cyber-enabled Activities."

Rep. Eric Swalwell, D-Calif., ranking member of a House CIA subcommittee, accused the Trump administration of “rewarding” the FSB for tampering with the U.S. elections.

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Seen as first tacit admission by POTUS of some level of complicity between him and Putin regarding Russian interference in election.
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Re: Will Trump be a Good President?

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The Trump Effect
Time warp back to last November...

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“When two-thirds or three-quarters of the C.E.O.s in Silicon Valley are from South Asia or from Asia, I think . . . ” Bannon said, trailing off. “A country is more than an economy. We’re a civic society.”
http://www.vanityfair.com/news/2016/...ley-inaccurate

Anyway, this was in the pipeline over two year's ago when they opened their new HQ in San Jose. So, Trump effect or plans going ahead as usual?
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Samsung's new Silicon Valley offices look more like a giant Rubik's Cube. The $300 million campus opened yesterday,
http://www.theverge.com/2015/9/25/93...fices-pictures
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Old 02.02.2017, 20:49
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When Trump will start to bomb the hell of ISIS? It's taking too long!
He's already making a mess of it: http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/entr...?utm_hp_ref=uk
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Old 02.02.2017, 22:26
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Re: Will Trump be a Good President?

Not that I care too much for Her Royalness, but this is probably the best protest placard so far.
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Not that I care too much for Her Royalness, but this is probably the best protest placard so far.
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The ironic part is that she'll probably end up wrapping that sign around someones head while screaming ''Fascist!''
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Old 02.02.2017, 23:17
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Time warp back to last November...


http://www.vanityfair.com/news/2016/...ley-inaccurate

Anyway, this was in the pipeline over two year's ago when they opened their new HQ in San Jose. So, Trump effect or plans going ahead as usual?

http://www.theverge.com/2015/9/25/93...fices-pictures
Trump needs to be careful.

Suppose you are unemployed or on minimum wage like all your mates in some half dead industrial town in the Rust belt and voted for Trumps job promises.
Then Trump keeps boasting about all the new factories and offices he is bringing into the US but you and your mates are still in the same mess then you will start to wonder if you should have believed him when it comes to mid term!
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Old 02.02.2017, 23:32
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Then Trump keeps boasting about all the new factories and offices he is bringing into the US but you and your mates are still in the same mess then you will start to wonder if you should have believed him when it comes to mid term!
Remember when loads of industries went in the UK and all the call centres sprang up? I wonder if they'll accept any old job or want their particular industries back? I'd be looking at tax breaks and development grants for businesses prepared to set up in the rust belt, and adult retraining to get the local workforce ready.
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Old 02.02.2017, 23:33
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Re: Will Trump be a Good President?

But it is well known the Rasmussen polls are misleading and designed to support the Conservatives

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The Rasmussen poll, conducted days before the order was issued, asked respondents a question which was factually misleading. In total, 1,000 likely voters were asked: “Do you favor or oppose a temporary ban on refugees from Syria, Iraq, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan and Yemen until the federal government improves its ability to screen out potential terrorists from coming here?”

But the order does not ban all refugees – only Muslim refugees.

Moreover, the Rasmussen poll is misleading in its implication that the government does not currently “screen out potential terrorists”. Refugees entering the US already face a rigorous vetting process by at least four separate US government agencies, with dozens of steps which can take up to two years.
Trump claims he will improve the vetting process but it is already a very rigorous vetting process and there were never any terrorist acts in the US committed by people who were approved by the current vetting process.

More campaign talk

It also rumoured Trump will wind down the efforts to contain home grown right wing terrorists
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There was a trailer about The Great Wall on TV.
Interesting that this is regarded as a marvelous construction. When Trump does the same, the whole world protests
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Not that I care too much for Her Royalness, but this is probably the best protest placard so far.
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Yes, I can just envision John Lydon singing it, in between his butter and insurance commercials.

Perhaps a duet with Iggy?

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More campaign talk
I know you're keeping an eye on this marton, but the latest Rogue tweets are disturbing if true...

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Iran strategy talk is asking how to ensure that Iran eventually crosses "the line" before long to eventually justify POTUS military action.
https://twitter.com/RoguePOTUSStaff/...70338295640065

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POTUS seems to honestly think Putin is his friend. Says Russia will "fight with us when the time comes" against Iran. #thatsnothowthisworks
https://twitter.com/RoguePOTUSStaff/...71055274225664
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Remember when loads of industries went in the UK and all the call centres sprang up? I wonder if they'll accept any old job or want their particular industries back? I'd be looking at tax breaks and development grants for businesses prepared to set up in the rust belt, and adult retraining to get the local workforce ready.
Let us hope so
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Old 02.02.2017, 23:51
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I know you're keeping an eye on this marton, but the latest Rogue tweets are disturbing if true...


https://twitter.com/RoguePOTUSStaff/...70338295640065

https://twitter.com/RoguePOTUSStaff/...71055274225664
Russia and Iran are allies in Syria and for a long time, why would Russia fight them?


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The Soviet Union was the first state to recognize the Islamic republic in February 1979.
Due to Western economic sanctions on Iran, Russia has become a key trading partner, especially in regard to the former's excess oil reserves.

Militarily, Iran is the only country in Western Asia that has been invited to join the Collective Security Treaty Organization, Russia's own international treaty organization in response to NATO, while much of the Iranian military consists of Russian weaponry.
Iran is not Iraq, they would put up a tough fight if attacked.

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For a time, very young Basijis were encouraged to offer themselves for martyrdom by clearing minefields with their bodies in what became known as “human waves”—literally walking to their deaths en masse so that more experienced soldiers could advance against the enemy.
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Re: Will Trump be a Good President?

This is starting to get very very tiresome, picking an Ambassador who wants to bring down the institution he's being assigned to Why not just do away with diplomats altogether and replace them with sales executives?

European parliament leaders call on EU to reject Trump's likely ambassador pick
Exclusive: Heads of parliament’s main political parties issue unprecedented call opposing Ted Malloch, who likened his goal to ‘bringing down the Soviet Union’


Ted Malloch: guilty of ‘outrageous malevolence’ towards ‘the values that define this European Union’, according to a letter from MEPs. Photograph: WND Books

The European parliament’s main political parties are making an unprecedented attempt to block Donald Trump’s likely choice as ambassador to the European Union from EU buildings, describing him as hostile and malevolent.

In a startling move that threatens a major diplomatic row, the leaders of the conservative, socialist and liberal groups in Brussels have written to the European commission and the European council, whose members represent the 28 EU states, to reject the appointment of Ted Malloch.

Malloch, a businessman who stridently supported Brexit ahead of the vote in June, is said to have been interviewed for the post by Trump.

When recently asked by the BBC why he was interested in moving to Brussels, Malloch replied: “I had in a previous career a diplomatic post where I helped bring down the Soviet Union. So maybe there’s another union that needs a little taming.”

He also said that Trump was not a fan of the EU, described it as “supranational and unelected” and attacked the European commission’s president, Jean-Claude Juncker. “Mr Juncker was a very adequate mayor I think of some city in Luxembourg, and maybe he should go back and do that again,” he said.

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