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Old 02.03.2018, 13:51
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I thought Trump was meant to be impeached by now?
He's manage to do something far more remarkable, completely debase the office of President by normalising racism, xenophobia and sexism, thus substantially raising the bar for impeachment.

When you think now about the Lewinsky affair, it almost seems quaint.
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Old 02.03.2018, 14:29
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Nah, it's like having an entertaining stray dog which you'd rather watch chase its tail and snap at hose-pipe water for a bit longer before sending it to the pound. Obviously if it sh*ts on the carpet it's game over.
It hasn't yet?!
Ahh, carpet is the keyword. Lot's of marble in the white house, right?
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Old 02.03.2018, 15:06
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I'm sure we have all been waiting to see how Trump responds to Putins sabre rattling video showing a nuclear strike on Mar a Lago State. Wait no longer, the orange one has taken immediate and decisive action by tweeting

"Alec Baldwin, whose dying mediocre career was saved by his terrible impersonation of me on SNL, now says playing me was agony. Alec, it was agony for those who were forced to watch. Bring back Darrell Hammond, funnier and a far greater talent!"


Probably some coded thread against Putin. Putin is scared of Darrell Hammond perhaps?
You should have posted his first version with the original spelling and structure
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Alec Baldwin, whose dieing mediocre career was saved by his impersonation of me on SNL, now says playing DJT was agony. Alex, it was also agony for those who were forced to watch. You were terrible. Bring back Darrell Hammond, much funnier and a far great
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Looking forward to the Trump Presidential Library.
A putting green.
Recipes for chocolate cake.
A live Twitter feed for visitors to post on.
A little black book w the phone numbers of porn stars.
You’re in and out in five minutes.
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please ask your wife to stop calling me for SNL tickets.
(Hey, Melania...we’ve got Charles Barkley this Saturday!)
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Old 02.03.2018, 15:11
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You should have posted his first version with the original spelling and structure
LOL. Wonder what this job "correct and replace Trump's tweets" pays? He gets up late, right? Would suit me fine.
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Old 02.03.2018, 15:15
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He has no strong views or direction or consistency; he simply jumps whichever way he believes will bring him the most political support.
Which applies to most politicians.

But then again, if they don't listen they're characterised as arrogant, at best. Or dictatorian. See the comments on the EU in another thread.

To some they just can't do anything right it seems.
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Old 02.03.2018, 15:28
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Which applies to most politicians.

But then again, if they don't listen they're characterised as arrogant, at best. Or dictatorian. See the comments on the EU in another thread.

To some they just can't do anything right it seems.
Prime example for me of a politician knee jerk reaction was Merkel closing the nuclear power stations; she is a physicist so knows they are very low risk.
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Old 02.03.2018, 15:36
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I thought Trump was meant to be impeached by now?
Actor Alec Baldwin fired back at President Trump after Trump attacked his “dying mediocre career” Friday, saying he intends to continue playing Trump on “Saturday Night Live” through Trump’s “impeachment hearings [and] resignation speech.”

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Old 02.03.2018, 17:23
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Re: Will Trump be a Good President?

Sweden's Electrolux, Europe's largest home appliance maker, said today it would delay a planned $250 million investment in Tennessee, after U. S. President Donald Trump announced tariffs on imported aluminium and steel.

"We are putting it on hold. We believe that tariffs could cause a pretty significant increase in the price of steel on the U.S. market," Electrolux spokesman Daniel Frykholm said "although we buy all our steel domestically in the US".

A sole exception or the first of many?
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Re: Will Trump be a Good President?

Melania got an " Einstein " visa in 2001. A person with " outstanding capabilities "! I guess that was after her breast enlargement. As Donald said" the size of the breast are very important for him." I thought sometimes her breasts look like lumps of concrete under her dress
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Old 02.03.2018, 19:37
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Re: Will Trump be a Good President?

Must be Friday!!

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President Donald Trump is asking chief of staff John Kelly for help in pushing his daughter and son-in-law out of the White House, The New York Times reports.

The Times, citing two people familiar with Trump's views, said Trump has been frustrated with his son-in-law Kushner after his top secret security clearance was downgraded this week and a report came out that officials from four countries had discussed ways to manipulate him during their dealings on foreign policy.
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Very hard to believe that Trump would throw his family under the bus unless he is really getting desperate
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Old 02.03.2018, 19:40
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Melania got an " Einstein " visa in 2001. A person with " outstanding capabilities "! I guess that was after her breast enlargement. As Donald said" the size of the breast are very important for him." I thought sometimes her breasts look like lumps of concrete under her dress
Oddly enough my friend Oedipus made the same comment " the size of the breasts are very important for him."
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Must be Friday!!

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Very hard to believe that Trump would throw his family under the bus unless he is really getting desperate
The problem is he gets desperate so quickly!
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Re: Will Trump be a Good President?

Europe is preparing to impose tariffs on Harley-Davidson (HOG) motorbikes, bourbon whiskey and Levi's jeans in retaliation for President Donald Trump's planned import taxes on steel and aluminum imports.

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Idiots, if they want to get to Trump then they must put high tariffs on coal
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Re: Will Trump be a Good President?

What Trump says and what is actually done are two separate things.
Usually he's only trying to appeal to his base fans.
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Old 02.03.2018, 20:39
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Europe is preparing to impose tariffs on Harley-Davidson (HOG) motorbikes, bourbon whiskey and Levi's jeans in retaliation for President Donald Trump's planned import taxes on steel and aluminum imports.

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Idiots, if they want to get to Trump then they must put high tariffs on coal
Funny the EU complaining about this, should check out the tariffs the EU places on Chinese steel. Two cheeks of the same arse.
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Europe is preparing to impose tariffs on Harley-Davidson (HOG) motorbikes, bourbon whiskey and Levi's jeans in retaliation for President Donald Trump's planned import taxes on steel and aluminum imports.

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Idiots, if they want to get to Trump then they must put high tariffs on coal
Child's play, stereotypical choice of brands!
US bans material - Europe bans brands?! Wanna bet that came from Jean-Claude Juncker? And he was already too drunk to realize, he'll miss the Bourbon.
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Idiots, if they want to get to Trump then they must put high tariffs on coal bullshit
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Re: Will Trump be a Good President?

It is still Friday

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President Donald Trump on Thursday suggested using the death penalty on drug dealers to address the opioid epidemic, equating providing lethal drugs with murder.
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Maybe he should also use the death penalty for doctors who write opioid prescriptions and the chemist shops that fulfil them

Edit; Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt dismissed evolution as an unproven theory, lamented that “minority religions” were pushing Christianity out of “the public square” and advocated amending the Constitution to ban abortion, prohibit same-sex marriage and protect the Pledge of Allegiance and the Ten Commandments, according to a newly unearthed series of Oklahoma talk radio shows from 2005.

Pruitt, who at the time was a state senator, also described the Second Amendment as divinely granted and condemned federal judges as a “judicial monarchy” that is “the most grievous threat that we have today."

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Actor Alec Baldwin fired back at President Trump after Trump attacked his “dying mediocre career” Friday, saying he intends to continue playing Trump on “Saturday Night Live” through Trump’s “impeachment hearings [and] resignation speech.”

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Trump apparently said that he thought the impression of him by Darrell Hammond was better, but judging from clips on YouTube, I'd say Baldwin was better than Hammond, though not as good as this guy.
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Europe is preparing to impose tariffs on Harley-Davidson (HOG) motorbikes, bourbon whiskey and Levi's jeans in retaliation for President Donald Trump's planned import taxes on steel and aluminum imports.

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Strange choices?

According to google 99% of Levi jeans are manufactured outside the US.
Also all parts for Harley-Davidson motorbikes are manufactured outside the US, in the US they only assemble the parts into bikes. There are also such assembly plants outside of the US in Brazil and India; HD have been talking about reducing costs by moving all their assembly plants outside of the US for some time.

So tariffs on Levi jeans would only hurt those countries outside of the US that actually manufacture and export them? Or did I miss something?
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