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As press were not allowed to follow Spanky around his visits to the latest shooting victims there is no official footage. Private footage from phones is starting to appear, showing him lying and laughing about crowd sizes.

I'm expect him to decry the phone footage as fake news from CNN deep state agents embedded in the hospital pretending to be injured, some of whom had even shot themselves to support the deception.

You know his supporters would believe it.

Do the videos also show how he made the lame walk, the blind see and the deaf hear, in the hospital?
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Sad story on CNN International last night about a Greek-born man of Iraqi descent who had spent most of his life in the USA and never lived in Iraq or spoke/understood Arabic, had bipolar disorder, schizophrenia and a criminal record, being deported to Iraq (because he counted as Iraqi, as Greece does not confer nationality on those born there) and dying on the streets as a diabetic unable to obtain insulin. Deportations of Iraqis are apparently part of Trump policy in exchange for refraining from prohibiting Iraqis from entering the USA.

Iraqi national who'd lived whole life in US dies shortly after being deported to Iraq
CNN's Hala Gorani speaks with the immigration attorney for Jimmy Aldaoud
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Sad story on CNN International last night about a Greek-born man of Iraqi descent who had spent most of his life in the USA and never lived in Iraq or spoke/understood Arabic, had bipolar disorder, schizophrenia and a criminal record, being deported to Iraq (because he counted as Iraqi, as Greece does not confer nationality on those born there) and dying on the streets as a diabetic unable to obtain insulin. Deportations of Iraqis are apparently part of Trump policy in exchange for refraining from prohibiting Iraqis from entering the USA.
Pretty sad story, born in a refugee camp, bipolar, schizophrenia, depression & anxiety and diabetic, he didn't get dealt a very good hand, worth remembering how lucky we are.

I grateful for the absence of someone who would say he brought it on himself.
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Trump admin officials request baby orphaned in El Paso shooting be brought back to the hospital to serve a prop in photo op.

Ignorant orange clown grins broadly and flashes thumbs up while posing with said orphan.

If you look up, way way up, you see a small tiny circle of light, thats where the bottom of the barrel used to be.

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"White House aides had not allowed media into the hospital during the visit, saying it was 'not a photo op'."
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Old 10.08.2019, 15:21
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He may be reaping, but US farmers are not selling.
They are selling , there farm to some " Farm Corporation" This will make trump happy

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In a letter to me sent by Kim Jong Un, he stated, very nicely, that he would like to meet and start negotiations as soon as the joint U.S./South Korea joint exercise are over.
It was a long letter, much of it complaining about the ridiculous and expensive exercises.
It was also a small apology for testing the short range missiles, and that this testing would stop when the exercises end.
I look forward to seeing Kim Jong Un in the not too distant future! A nuclear free North Korea will lead to one of the most successful countries in the world!.
Does not make any sense!
Why would Kim apologise for testing the short range missiles; that would be a huge loss of face!
Why does Trump allow exercises if they are ridiculous and expensive?

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Trump admin officials request baby orphaned in El Paso shooting be brought back to the hospital to serve a prop in photo op.

Ignorant orange clown grins broadly and flashes thumbs up while posing with said orphan.

If you look up, way way up, you see a small tiny circle of light, thats where the bottom of the barrel used to be.

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"White House aides had not allowed media into the hospital during the visit, saying it was 'not a photo op'."

The baby‘s uncle, brother of the murdered father agreed to bring the baby back in and said the family supported Trump. There‘s an interview of the guy on NPR.
He wanted an opportunity to talk to Trump. Whether that came to pass, I don‘t know.

Here‘s the interview

https://www.npr.org/2019/08/07/74897...ims-speaks-out
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Old 11.08.2019, 00:24
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Back in mid June
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President Trump announced he would delay an Immigration and Customs Enforcement operation that would have deported as many as 2,000 migrant families for two weeks.

The plan was set to involve predawn raids Sunday morning in cities with major immigrant communities such as Houston, Chicago, Miami and Los Angeles.
The operation would target migrant families who have already received deportation orders.
Latest reports are they netted 35 illegal immigrants! Of course the migrant families took care not to be at home after Trump kindly warned them!

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents on last Wednesday arrested roughly 680 undocumented immigrants at seven Mississippi poultry processing facilities.

Seems they had to release almost half of them later whose documentation was at home, not with them at work.

Since Americans are not interested in working at Mississippi poultry processing facilities due to the poor wages and conditions it is expected the vacancies will soon be filled by other (illegal) immigrants.
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Old 11.08.2019, 00:36
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My quote of the year from journalist and novelist Michael Wolff;
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the biggest problem America will have now is getting back to politics being boring.
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China wants to make a deal so badly. Thousands of companies are leaving because of the Tariffs, they must stem the flow.
At the same time China may be hoping for a Democrat to win so they could continue the great ripoff of America, & the theft of hundreds of Billions of $’s!
11:58 PM · Aug 10, 2019
Wishful thinking, in the real world Chines exports were up 3% last month versus July a year ago.

Meanwhile the US President and leader of the free world is spreading conspiracy theories by retweeting.
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Died of SUICIDE on 24/7 SUICIDE WATCH ? Yeah right! How does that happen

#JefferyEpstein had information on Bill Clinton & now he’s dead

I see #TrumpBodyCount trending but we know who did this!

RT if you’re not Surprised

#EpsteinSuicide #ClintonBodyCount #ClintonCrimeFamily
As was posted before, we long ago went through the bottom of the barrel.
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Wishful thinking, in the real world Chines exports were up 3% last month versus July a year ago.

Meanwhile the US President and leader of the free world is spreading conspiracy theories by retweeting.


As was posted before, we long ago went through the bottom of the barrel.

That tweet was really surreal.

Who needs infowars if you've got the POTUS twitter account?
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That said, the Epstein suicide is going to be the gift that keeps on giving.
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Never a dull moment!

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The Trump administration has reportedly taken a step to decertify an immigration judges’ union that has been repeatedly critical of President Trump and the White House’s policy proposals.

A Department of Justice (DOJ) spokesperson told The New York Times on Friday that the department filed a petition to the Federal Labor Relations Authority asking whether the National Association of Immigration Judges could have its certification revoked since its members are “management officials” and unable to collectively organize.

Members of the union have denounced the move as misguided and as an attempt to dismantle the group.
As we get ever close to the next election Trump will generate ever more wild and extreme actions and gimmicks.
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The baby‘s uncle, brother of the murdered father agreed to bring the baby back in and said the family supported Trump. There‘s an interview of the guy on NPR.
He wanted an opportunity to talk to Trump. Whether that came to pass, I don‘t know.

Here‘s the interview

https://www.npr.org/2019/08/07/74897...ims-speaks-out
I know, but that has no bearing on the request to bring the orphan to the hospital, nor on the inappropriateness of big grins and thumbs-up over said orphan, I think we know whether he got a chance to talk, if it had happened we'd have seen the propaganda already.
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Many incredible things are happening right now for our Country.
After years of being ripped off by other nations on both Trade Deals and the Military, things are changing fast.
Big progress is being made. America is respected again. KEEP AMERICA GREAT!
11:42 PM · Aug 11, 2019
Claims not supported by facts!
Trump has yet to finalise any major trade deal.
Despite Trump claims there have been no new increases in military payments by NATO countries since the 2014 Wales NATO Summit spending agreement.
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Strange day today!
A number of Democratic candidates (Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Ohio), Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.), Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.), former congressman Beto O’Rourke (D-Texas), Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.), Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and New York City Mayor Bill DeBlasio) resurrected false claims about the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., by a white policeman five years ago.

The DOJ based on forensic evidence and witness statements stated it was self defense.

Meanwhile the US budget deficit after 10 months is now $866.8 billion compared to $779 billion for the whole of 2018 despite Trump's tariffs probably being responsible to almost double customs duties to $57 billion in the period. Looks like the deficit will be over $1 trillion by year end

Finally Trump dumped multiple times on former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci following a familiar pattern of former aides stoking the anger of a president who puts a premium on loyalty.
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Through massive devaluation of their currency and pumping vast sums of money into their system, the tens of billions of dollars that the U.S. is receiving is a gift from China. Prices not up, no inflation.
Farmers getting more than China would be spending.
Fake News won’t report!
2:49 PM · Aug 13, 2019
More rhetoric but the reality is;
  • Tariffs are paid by US consumers/taxpayers
  • Farmer subsidies are also paid by US taxpayers
  • In the year since July 2018 US exports to China fell by $33Bn (21%) whereas Chinese exports to US grew $4Bn (1%)
  • To date this year the trade surplus with China has grown by $168Bn.
  • 2Q 2019 US economy grew 2.1%, China by 6.2%
  • US budget deficit this fiscal year is heading to $1 Trillion.
  • Despite Trump trade restrictions Huawei grew smartphone business by 1%, Apple's business fell.

So far China seems to be surviving the trade war better than the US?
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Trump and his ego!

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Re: Will Trump be a Good President?

For most of my life I have heard “markets hate uncertainty”.

I think most people would agree with this sentiment.

So why in hell doesn’t this [expletive deleted] bar-steward make a plan, and then stick to it?
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That photo has been photoshopped. It's Trump's head on a Tibetan monk's body, I'm sure of it.

His hands are way too big.
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Re: Will Trump be a Good President?

Trump backing down bigly
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The White House trade office announced Tuesday it would delay tariffs on certain Chinese goods until mid-December and exempt others from a new round of import taxes.
Major step for Trump to back off from his decision for adding 10% tariffs to all Chinese imports that currently do not carry Trump tariffs. It seems without gaining any reciprocal concessions from the Chinese?
Full details later; seems no tariffs on smartphones and computers despite him tweeting three weeks ago "Apple will not be given Tariff waiver, or relief, for Mac Pro parts that are made in China. Make them in the USA, no Tariffs!"

Great relief in Wall St., Dow rose 500!

It was one of his sudden unilateral decisions to invoke such new tariffs apparently without discussing with his aides. Trump has now painted himself into a corner; wonder what stupid he will try next to attempt to win his trade war?
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