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Donald Trump - the candidate who will end abortion by dropping nuclear weapons on everybody

That is the mentality of a Trump supporter in a nutshell.

Nothing else matters to them but saving the unborn and using those nukes.

Posted by liberal N proud | Thu Aug 4, 2016, 08:20 AM (1 replies)

Trump Allies Plot Candidate Intervention After Disastrous 48 Hours

NBC News:
Key Republicans close to Donald Trump's orbit are plotting an intervention with the candidate after a disastrous 48 hours led some influential voices in the party to question whether Trump can stay at the top of the Republican ticket without catastrophic consequences for his campaign and the GOP at large.

Republican National Committee head Reince Priebus, former Republican New York City mayor Rudy Giuliani and former House Speaker Newt Gingrich are among the Trump endorsers hoping to talk the real estate mogul into a dramatic reset of his campaign in the coming days, sources tell NBC News.

The group of GOP heavyweights hopes to enlist the help of Trump's children - who comprise much of his innermost circle of influential advisers - to aid in the attempt to rescue his candidacy. Trump's family is considered to have by far the most influence over the candidate's thinking at what could be a make-or-break moment for his campaign.

The idea is in its early stages, and there's no guarantee that Trump's team would entertain a conversation requiring such comprehensive changes for a candidate who has resisted calls to moderate his tone or reel in his most outlandish political positions.


If he suddenly becomes Mr. Nice Guy, he risks losing what base he has. Either way the GOP is screwed.
Posted by liberal N proud | Wed Aug 3, 2016, 03:19 PM (0 replies)

Traffic Straddling Bus Comes To Life

My only question is what happened to new technology developments in the USA?

Posted by liberal N proud | Wed Aug 3, 2016, 01:49 PM (17 replies)

21 Things Trump Supporters Want You To Know (Spoiler: No Intelligent Responses Here)

1. The lady who wants us to know she can think.

4. The lady whose husband is apparently not going to be deported and whose five Hispanic children were all born in the U.S. — or maybe her husband stiffed her and she wants him to be deported?

8. This one who is praying for the end times.

16. The lady who doesn’t understand a non sequitur.

17. Another paid actress?

18. The gentleman who doth protest too much.

See all 21 at link: http://www.liberalamerica.org/2016/08/03/21-things-trump-supporters-want-know-spoiler-no-intelligent-responses/
Posted by liberal N proud | Wed Aug 3, 2016, 12:30 PM (6 replies)

Hillary Clinton campaign events for the next 8/3 - 8/10

Date................Location..................................Event Type........................Speaker(s)

August 3, 2016 Commerce City, Colorado Organizing Event Hillary Clinton
August 3, 2016 High Point , North Carolina Manufacturing Tour Tim Kaine
August 3, 2016 Greensboro, North Carolina Organizing Event Tim Kaine
August 4, 2016 Las Vegas, Nevada Manufacturing Tour Hillary Clinton
August 4, 2016 Las Vegas, Nevada Organizing Event Hillary Clinton
August 4, 2016 Baltimore, Maryland National Urban League Conference Tim Kaine
August 4, 2016 New York City, New York Fundraiser Marlon Mashall & Assemblyman Michael Blake
August 4, 2016 McLean, Virginia Fundraiser Bishop Garrison, Matt Olsen, & Laura Rosenberger
August 5, 2016 Washington, DC NABJ and NAHJ Joint Convention Hillary Clinton
August 5, 2016 Grand Rapids, Michigan Organizing Event Tim Kaine
August 5, 2016 San Francisco, California Fundraiser John Podesta
August 8, 2016 New York City, New York Fundraiser Senator Kirsten Gillibrand
August 10, 2016 Novi, Michigan Fundraiser Michelle Kwan
August 10, 2016 Detroit, Michigan Fundraiser Michelle Kwan


Posted by liberal N proud | Wed Aug 3, 2016, 09:39 AM (3 replies)

What are deadlines for placing names on state ballots?

What would be the latest that Trump could drop out or the Republicans could place a new name on the ballot?

We get past that critical date and the republicans are screwed.

Posted by liberal N proud | Wed Aug 3, 2016, 08:05 AM (0 replies)

Pathway to citizenship...

Posted by liberal N proud | Tue Aug 2, 2016, 03:24 PM (0 replies)

Has anyone coined this phrase: "It takes a Khan to know a Con"

The Khans know just how big of a Con-Man Donald Trump is.

Posted by liberal N proud | Tue Aug 2, 2016, 09:46 AM (4 replies)

Donald Trump’s Draft Deferments: Four for College, One for Bad Feet

New York Times

Back in 1968, at the age of 22, Donald J. Trump seemed the picture of health.

He stood 6 feet 2 inches with an athletic build; had played football, tennis and squash; and was taking up golf. His medical history was unblemished, aside from a routine appendectomy when he was 10.

But after he graduated from college in the spring of 1968, making him eligible to be drafted and sent to Vietnam, he received a diagnosis that would change his path: bone spurs in his heels.

The diagnosis resulted in a coveted 1-Y medical deferment that fall, exempting him from military service as the United States was undertaking huge troop deployments to Southeast Asia, inducting about 300,000 men into the military that year.

The deferment was one of five Mr. Trump received during Vietnam. The others were for education.

His experience during the era is drawing new scrutiny after the Muslim American parents of a soldier who was killed in Iraq publicly questioned whether Mr. Trump had ever sacrificed for his country. In an emotional speech at the Democratic National Convention last week, the soldier’s father, Khizr Khan, directly addressed Mr. Trump, the Republican presidential nominee, saying, “You have sacrificed nothing and no one.”

Mr. Trump’s public statements about his draft experience sometimes conflict with his Selective Service records, and he is often hazy in recalling details.

In an interview with The New York Times last month, Mr. Trump said the bone spurs had been “temporary” — a “minor” malady that had not had a meaningful impact on him. He said he had visited a doctor who provided him a letter for draft officials, who granted him the medical exemption. He could not remember the doctor’s name.

Posted by liberal N proud | Tue Aug 2, 2016, 06:25 AM (4 replies)

Hillary Clinton Is One of America's Most Honest Politicians - Mother Jones

Jim Geraghty says that Hillary Clinton is a serial liar:

We know she lies when she’s cornered. Running from snipers in the Balkans, being “dead broke” upon leaving the White House, “all my grandparents” immigrated to America, her tale of trying to join the Marines, her claim she never received or sent any material that was classified on her private e-mail system, her claim to have started criticizing the Iraq War before Barack Obama did… she lies, and she lies, and she lies.

Seriously, Jim? I'll give you the Balkans thing. That was a lie. But the others aren't. The Clintons were in debt when they left the White House. Hillary's great-grandparents were immigrants—she was off by a generation. Nobody knows if she ever tried to join the Marines, but there's no evidence she didn't. She didn't knowingly send classified material on her private email system, and it's hardly fair to judge her by the fact that some of her emails were retroactively classified. And her statement about the Iraq War was strained (she was talking about criticism after Obama joined the Senate), but it's typical political exaggeration, not a lie.

Look: all politicians lie sometimes. That includes Hillary Clinton. But as the chart on the right shows, Hillary is one of the most honest politicians on the national stage. Here's a similar conclusion from the New York Times.


Posted by liberal N proud | Mon Aug 1, 2016, 02:20 PM (20 replies)
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