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Re: Trump or Biden .Who you got?

Looking at most recent polls, Trump appears to missing the immunity/superman/sympathy bump. If anything he appears to be slipping.
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Old 14.10.2020, 08:44
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Re: Trump or Biden .Who you got?

Trump has now completely lost his mind. This was him at a rally, mere days after recovering from COVID, a disease that has killed hundreds of thousands of Americans, many of which are in his userbase:

"Now they say I'm immune. I feel so powerful. I'll walk in there, I'll kiss everyone in that audience,” Trump told the crowd. “I'll kiss the guys and the beautiful women, just give you a big fat kiss."

How can someone who is so obviously deranged not be deemed unfit for office? Is it really a sign of how bad his behaviour has been that we now hardly even register this stuff for the outright lunacy that it actually is? I mean sure, the media are criticizing him for that statement, but if you really analyze how messed up it is then I fail to see how you can't see it as a clear sign, if more were needed, that he has mentally left the building. That the US is jaded to this behaviour and no longer finds it shocking is something that I cannot help but be absolutely horrified by. It is truly outrageous on every level.

If you factor in the global resurgence of strongmen, anti-democratic leaders, suppression of the media, and the ongoing destruction of the environment, then I think if huge changes are not made within the next 5-10 years that we may be living in an onset of the darkest times since WWII.

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Old 14.10.2020, 10:10
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Looking at most recent polls, Trump appears to missing the immunity/superman/sympathy bump. If anything he appears to be slipping.
Exactly, if the polls are to be believed then it's all over for President Trump.
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Old 14.10.2020, 10:46
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But...Biden is barely 2.5 years older than Trump. I'd go for this one:

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Old 14.10.2020, 11:51
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Re: Trump or Biden .Who you got?

Trump campaign scraping the bottom of the barrel
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A pro-Trump campaign ad released last week in three battleground states used stock footage from Russia and Belarus.

America First Action’s ad represents the fourth ad in favor of President Trump’s reelection to have used footage from Russia within a three-month period.
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But...Biden is barely 2.5 years older than Trump.
It's not the age per se. Trump seems to have remarkably high energy for his age whereas Biden comes across as a semi-demented old man well past his prime.
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Old 14.10.2020, 12:59
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It's not the age per se. Trump seems to have remarkably high energy for his age whereas Biden comes across as a semi-demented old man well past his prime.
Exactly why Biden is so popular in the polls.
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Old 14.10.2020, 13:38
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It's not the age per se. Trump seems to have remarkably high energy for his age
I'd be much more worried about a highly-energetic racist moron who confuses fact with fiction than about a wise old man with low levels of energy, but high levels of empathy.
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I'd be much more worried about a highly-energetic racist moron who confuses fact with fiction than about a wise old man with low levels of energy, but high levels of empathy.
I’d like to know if he’s still on steroids, and if he’s started his taper. A bit too much energy and lack of focus imho.
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Old 14.10.2020, 14:33
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A bit too much energy and lack of focus imho.
This is great news for Melania! Now Trump is exactly like a teenage boy in his first romantic moments with a girl! )
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I'd be much more worried about a highly-energetic racist moron who confuses fact with fiction than about a wise old man with low levels of energy, but high levels of empathy.

If you're looking for a babysitter, then yes. If you're talking about a president, I would be worried of both.
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Does that energy lead to a satisfying interaction, or merely a flash in the pan?
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Does that energy lead to a satisfying interaction, or merely a flash in the pan?
It's merely making her feel like in Madonna's famous song
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It's not the age per se. Trump seems to have remarkably high energy for his age whereas Biden comes across as a semi-demented old man well past his prime.
I don't get that impression at all. Granted, I'm neither American nor do I follow American politics THAT closely. But the media coverage I read on BBC, NZZ and Tages Anzeiger give me the impression of a mature, centered man (Biden), compared to an irresponsible lunatic. YMMV.
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Thanks for the information?

Feel free to report it and let the mods sort it out. There is no chance that I am not going to call out persistent right-wing political trolling when I see it and I am happy to be banned for it if they see fit.
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Feel free to report it and let the mods sort it out. There is no chance that I am not going to call out persistent right-wing political trolling when I see it and I am happy to be banned for it if they see fit.
People are allowed to hold different views to yourself Chuff. That's not activism, it's an opinion.
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Old 14.10.2020, 17:06
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People are allowed to hold different views to yourself Chuff. That's not activism, it's an opinion.
It is completely obvious to anyone with half a brain what it is you (pretty much exclusively) do on these forums... deciding to play the victim for a brief moment in time will not for a second change that.
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