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Old 09.08.2017, 12:27
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Re: Will Trump be a Good President?

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I'm reasonably confident that any missile fired by North Korea at California would likely end up in Panama. Sure, they may have the range, but accuracy is a whole other matter.

USA should leave this alone. This is a regional problem and the regional countries should deal with it. All those saying how Xi and China are showing up Trump by their world leadership, well how about they actually do something about North Korea instead of propping up this little mad man.
That's good news for Panama then

I agree with what you say, but it still doesn't make Trump look good.

To be honest, it sounds like he just read a comic before sitting down at the table. "Fire and Fury the likes the world has never seen before" (or similar) - sounds like a bad Bond villain.
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Old 09.08.2017, 13:08
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Re: Will Trump be a Good President?

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I'm reasonably confident that any missile fired by North Korea at California would likely end up in Panama. Sure, they may have the range, but accuracy is a whole other matter.

USA should leave this alone. This is a regional problem and the regional countries should deal with it. All those saying how Xi and China are showing up Trump by their world leadership, well how about they actually do something about North Korea instead of propping up this little mad man.
With nuclear weapons, total accuracy is not any more so important. Anyway these are intercontinental ballistic missiles, ballistic means they go where they are pointed; just like artillery shells.
Even the first ICBMs built in the '50s landed with 5 Km of their targets so Panama is not likely
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Trump can't do anything without the agreement of neighbouring nations, such as South Korea and Japan. But if he keeps pushing Kim, something will happen and Trump will have brought it upon himself, the people of the region, and America. Just wish someone would tell him that a nuclear attack is imminent, stick him in a bunker and chuck the key away.
But of course us non Americans are not allowed to have an opinion- because it is well known that if those two morons start plaing nuclear war- no-one else will suffer in other parts of the world
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I believe Trump is deliberately not making appointments. [..] Remember that chief strategist Bannon thinks the entire system needs to collapse. What better way to do that than to simply leave jobs unfilled?
The elephant in the room is to not pay them.

That's achieved by either not having the money, i.e. no approved budget, or by not being allowed to increase federal debt as necessary thus not having the credit even though there is an approved budget.

Both are happening as you read this.
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It's a sad state of affairs when candidates for the highest office stoop to such lows.
Nothing new though. Not at all.
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Old 09.08.2017, 23:42
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Re: Will Trump be a Good President?

FBI raided Manafort home as part of Russia probe.
Paul Manafort was President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman.
Jason Maloni, a spokesman for Manafort, told CNN "FBI agents executed a search warrant at one of Mr. Manafort's residences."

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Old 09.08.2017, 23:50
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Re: Will Trump be a Good President?

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Donald J. Trump‏ @realDonaldTrump 4 hours ago

Senator Mitch McConnell said I had "excessive expectations," but I don't think so. After 7 years of hearing Repeal & Replace, why not done?
Picking a fight with the Republican Senate leader does not seem the best way to get one's legislation passed?
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To be honest, it sounds like he just read a comic before sitting down at the table. "Fire and Fury the likes the world has never seen before" (or similar) - sounds like a bad Bond villain.
I agree, I don't know what the hell this man is thinking sometimes.

Perhaps though, some of what he says or how he says it is a coded message to someone else. Ever read Mother Night by Vonnegut?
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I agree, I don't know what the hell this man is thinking sometimes.

Perhaps though, some of what he says or how he says it is a coded message to someone else. Ever read Mother Night by Vonnegut?
Vonnegut was a visionary.

Weirdly we all know what Tronald Dump is thinking all the time. Of course whether we understand what he actually means is another matter entirely.

I don't think Kim will have the balls to attack American soil. He knows it will be bad news for him, but he's gonna push the limits of provocation. Its a battle of egos by men with body issues.
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I don't think Kim will have the balls to attack American soil. He knows it will be bad news for him, but he's gonna push the limits of provocation.
I agree, all Kabuki Theatre.

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Its a battle of egos by men with body issues.
This is brilliant.
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Re: Will Trump be a Good President?

" the likes of which the world has never seen"

Does he mean something like this!!!

I mean we have alredy seen Atom Bombs being dropped so the idiot must mean something else

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Re: Will Trump be a Good President?

Even white people will die if the US goes to nuclear war with the DPRK.
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Even white people will die if the US goes to nuclear war with the DPRK.
''Is there a plan to eradicate white people from the earth Dad?''

''Unfortunately no''


Replace white people with any other ethnic group and this would be considered racist.
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''Is there a plan to eradicate white people from the earth Dad?''

''Unfortunately no''


Replace white people with any other ethnic group and this would be considered racist.
I'd say it was racist, no ifs or buts.
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Re: Will Trump be a Good President?

Trump's hair being a separate entity makes sense. Means there's real brains behind him talking off the top of his head!
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Re: Will Trump be a Good President?

With everything going on around Trump, I wish my prime concern was the mutterings of a cartoon dog.
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''Is there a plan to eradicate white people from the earth Dad?''

''Unfortunately no''


Replace white people with any other ethnic group and this would be considered racist.
I know, the horror!

Life is so rough for us white folks.
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Will Trump be a Good President?

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''Is there a plan to eradicate white people from the earth Dad?''

''Unfortunately no''


Replace white people with any other ethnic group and this would be considered racist.
Technically speaking they are dogs/small mammals, so it's probably more an anti human bias.
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I know, the horror!

Life is so rough for us white folks.
Speak for yourself, we weren't all privileged enough to go to elite private schools with Donald Trump Jr.
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''Is there a plan to eradicate white people from the earth Dad?''

''Unfortunately no''


Replace white people with any other ethnic group and this would be considered racist.
Duh.

Hey, you're Australian, aren't you? You're supposed to get satire.
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Duh.

Hey, you're Australian, aren't you? You're supposed to get satire.
Yeah I get satire and I can see the funny side of it.

But I think if you replaced white people with any other ethnic group, suddenly it wouldn't be so funny. Just an observation.
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