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Old 01.11.2020, 22:12
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What a laughable Pearls-clutching.

As long as no physical harm was done to anyone, I'd say it is tolerable.

The DNC supporters were blocking highways and physically assaulting Americans who tried to make their way to Trump events in 2016. Numerous reporting have been done on these events. It was organized and financed by DNC super-packs and admitted by its leadership on tape during hidden camera investigation.
How quickly we forget.
So you think it's fine to try to run a bus full of people off the road? It's okay as long as no one actually ends up getting hurt?

Neither is right, in my opinion. And as the saying goes: "Two wrongs don't make a right."

But I don't recall Hillary Clinton condoning and encouraging such attacks, as Trump has done with his tweet about it.
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Old 01.11.2020, 22:15
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Never-ending story!

The son of Ukrainian Lev Parnas (an indicted colleague of Rudy Giuliani) offers one more Trump tell-all book. He claims he was in the rooms when all kinds of deals and murky business were discussed

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Interestingly, he makes no claims about the Bidens and any corrupt behaviour.
Ha.

Maybe some posters here we'll understand why we might have different perspectives on certain things, sometimes. Btw, politico.com is a good site imo.

The Netflix thing has left me perplexed, couldn't wrap my head around it. I checked the documentaries on American politics, maybe MC knows something which I don't know! lol. I found this stuff. Never watched them myself, but in case someone else is interested

https://www.huffpost.com/entry/netfl...b6801b35c56720
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Old 01.11.2020, 22:33
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Re: Trump or Biden .Who you got?

Let's hope these Swiss researchers are wrong this time around.

https://www.swissinfo.ch/eng/why-two...p-win/46131826
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Old 01.11.2020, 23:47
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NATO is a sham. Erdogan has opened up several aggressive fronts and NATO has sat there on its hands. The EU is no better, allowing Erdogan to spread his hate against two member states.
Probably they think it is better to have Erdogan in the tent and p#ssing out rather than outside the tent and p#ssing in.
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Old 01.11.2020, 23:49
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Let's hope these Swiss researchers are wrong this time around.

https://www.swissinfo.ch/eng/why-two...p-win/46131826
It's exactly what I've been saying here since the cave age: He has a team, they create online presence. It is a simple attention industry. 100mil searches after one Tweet while Biden 26mil. It is so wrong in so many ways, but I guess branding rules the politics, too. Interesting link, thanks (local minds, too!)
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Probably they think it is better to have Erdogan in the tent and p#ssing out rather than outside the tent and p#ssing in.
That made me smile. Good point.

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It's exactly what I've been saying here since the cave age: He has a team, they create online presence. It is a simple attention industry. 100mil searches after one Tweet while Biden 26mil. It is so wrong in so many ways, but I guess branding rules the politics, too. Interesting link, thanks (local minds, too!)
If you agree that it's so wrong in so many ways, why did you always comment quite angrily here on how Twitter is using censorship? Is this what we really want, social platforms to be used for this type of things? What was Biden supposed to do in return, find a similar team and come on Twitter with bigger bombs and drop them online?
I don't think people want that to become the norm.

It's funny, he used them for years and is still unhappy...

https://nypost.com/2020/10/28/trump-...st-censorship/

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Old 02.11.2020, 01:06
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Re: Trump or Biden .Who you got?

They really should take the guns away from these idiots.
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Maybe their cars too?
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I will forecast a landslide for Biden and Dems on Tuesday.
People keep saying "shy" Trump voters will appear like in 2016 and give victory to Trump but my question is where were all those "shy" Trump voters in 2018 when the Dems won all those House seats?
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Old 02.11.2020, 01:59
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Probably they think it is better to have Erdogan in the tent and p#ssing out rather than outside the tent and p#ssing in.
‘It’s cuddly Islamism in the tent’. Like Saudi Arabia. This Western appeasement of Erdogan and co is already backfiring.

Question: How long before they use the weapons we sold him against us?

Answer: happening right now.
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Old 02.11.2020, 09:55
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Re: Trump or Biden .Who you got?

It's 'interesting' that Trump claims to be all about "law and order" and yet condones his supporters trying to run a bus off of the road.

Apparently, the FBI is now investigating the incident.

FBI San Antonio investigating after ‘Trump Train’ surrounds Biden campaign bus on I-35
"Biden’s campaign officials canceled three events Friday due to “safety concerns”
https://www.ksat.com/news/local/2020...n-bus-on-i-35/
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Old 02.11.2020, 10:15
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They really should take the guns away from these idiots.


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Maybe their cars too?


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I will forecast a landslide for Biden and Dems on Tuesday.
People keep saying "shy" Trump voters will appear like in 2016 and give victory to Trump but my question is where were all those "shy" Trump voters in 2018 when the Dems won all those House seats?
Congrats for your optimism!

Don't know if I'm "allowed" to forecast anything here, every time I popped in on a Trump thread, MC was hovering around ready to put me in my corner, what do I know....I haven't been to NY in 1992.

On a more serious note, I'm not so sure you can start celebrating. "Korrespondentinen" in the USA from Moma were blubbing this morning about the violences people expect during these elections - BLM/Antifa against Trump voters, all in all the atmosphere seems pretty tense. The images with proud Trump supporters from the latest manifestation were kind of sad too.
Don't know what's gonna be, but for the love of God, another 4 years of these shennanigans won't be any fun to watch, it would be totally sad. If he wins again, I hope that at least he'll have the maturity to slow down a little and not encourage all the dictators around the world. I'm guessing USA won't change much in their foreign politics in the next years, that is good news in my opinion, but we'll see. I wish I had your confidence and your vision, or at least your optimism. (btw, an ex-uni colleague of my brother won the local elections in our native city back home and I didn't give him a chance, nil, nada. I guess I'm not good at that)

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Old 02.11.2020, 10:22
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It's 'interesting' that Trump claims to be all about "law and order" and yet condones his supporters trying to run a bus off of the road.

Apparently, the FBI is now investigating the incident.

FBI San Antonio investigating after ‘Trump Train’ surrounds Biden campaign bus on I-35
"Biden’s campaign officials canceled three events Friday due to “safety concerns”
https://www.ksat.com/news/local/2020...n-bus-on-i-35/
Apparently, after the incident, Trump tweeted "I Love Texas", in support of the blockade.

Is this the way democracy now works in the U.S. with heavies having the support of those in power in preventing opponents from campaigning?
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Old 02.11.2020, 10:31
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Re: Trump or Biden .Who you got?

Apparently the Swiss think that Trump will win:

https://www.swissinfo.ch/eng/why-two...rUkRSfXj9CMogs

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Old 02.11.2020, 10:35
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Apparently the Swiss think that Trump will win:

https://www.swissinfo.ch/eng/why-two...rUkRSfXj9CMogs

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Some Swiss do, true. We'll see. I have to give Trump some credit though, he brought USA politics in plain view, I don't think there are many places where Trump and these elections went unnoticed.
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Old 02.11.2020, 10:45
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Good luck USA with choosing between dumb and dumber tomorrow

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Old 02.11.2020, 11:01
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Apparently, after the incident, Trump tweeted "I Love Texas", in support of the blockade.

Is this the way democracy now works in the U.S. with heavies having the support of those in power in preventing opponents from campaigning?
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In my opinion, these patriots did nothing wrong.
Instead, the FBI & Justice should be investigating the terrorists, anarchists, and agitators of ANTIFA, who run around burning down our Democrat run cities and hurting our people!
So much for protecting "suburban housewives"?
Trump supporters can perpetrate anything!
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Re: Trump or Biden .Who you got?

I was particularly impressed by Trump's audience chanting "fire Fauci".

And meanwhile, US cities are boarding up shop windows as if expecting a hurricane.

What a world.
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Old 02.11.2020, 14:27
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I was particularly impressed by Trump's audience chanting "fire Fauci".

And meanwhile, US cities are boarding up shop windows as if expecting a hurricane.

What a world.
Earlier in the week Walmart announced it would take guns and ammo off it's store floor. You could still buy guns, of course, because America... but you'd have to ask the nice person behind the counter. The move was made to discourage 'spur of the moment' election violence, apparently.

Then, because America saying gun incidents appeared to be geographically isolated, Walmart reversed it's decision and returned guns to the store floors the next day.

And, Trump apparently suggested he will indeed fire Dr Fauci.

What a world indeed.

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Old 02.11.2020, 14:59
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Re: Trump or Biden .Who you got?

Has anyone seen anything about how quickly the mail-in votes are being counted?

I guess I'm just trying to get a sense of how long it might take until we have a final vote count -- or even just a count that will give us a general idea of who has won the election.
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Whatever the result Fauci is toast. And I am guessing he won’t be the only one.
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the majority of my Swiss, as in Eidgenoss, acquaintances are solidly pro-Trump.
I'm constantly surprised by the large number of people who don't realise just how conservative Switzerland is. Even the left-leaning parties here are essentially conservative. It doesn't surprise me that the average Swiss citizen automatically supports Trump, and of course, even less so that the mountain-dwellers in the strongholds of the SVP/UDC are pro-Trump.
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