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Jester Messiah

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Clinton Surrogates Attack Sanders' Wife


It’s amazing that for months and months the Hillary Clinton campaign and her followers scream “sexist” at every negative comment even ones on her policies, and then in one night can shatter that whole narrative as well as the one of the “Bernie Bro” by attacking Jane Sanders looks, her appearance, the kind of clothes she wears, or her weight.


Keep it up, Hillarites. You're making yourselves look just so, so good.

https://pivotamerica.com/ironically-jane-sanders-attacked-hillary-supporters-manner-sexist-comments/
Posted by Jester Messiah | Sun May 29, 2016, 03:22 PM (61 replies)

Further proof that Bernie would whoop Ducking Donnie's ass

"Amusing how a man who claims he will take on ISIL is apparently afraid to take on septuagenarian senator from Vermont in a simple war of words," wrote WeAreChange.org.


Why there's so much resistance on the Dem side to backing a winner is frankly incomprehensible. It's obvious that Bernie can play rope-a-dope with Donnie all day. Meanwhile Hillary cowers on the sidelines and tries to spin away her forthcoming indictment. It's unreal.

http://sputniknews.com/politics/20160528/1040396330/ChickenTrump-Twitter-Sanders-Debate.html
Posted by Jester Messiah | Sat May 28, 2016, 08:00 AM (2 replies)

Well, Hillary folk, it seems you'll get your wish.

It's all on you from here on out. Good luck.
Posted by Jester Messiah | Tue Apr 26, 2016, 10:21 PM (111 replies)

Okay Democratic Party, what the hell is your problem?

I swear, the Democratic Party could fuck up a wet dream. On one hand you've got a beloved candidate whose supporters ooze enthusiasm, who never hesitate to shower him with money, who will crawl over broken glass not only to vote for him but to volunteer for him, who would drive turnout in droves. He preaches a return to fairness and economic opportunity for all.

On the other, you've got a candidate dogged by scandal, under FBI investigation, sleazed up to the nines, trustworthiness and approval numbers through the floor and digging, preaching "settle for less", who will actively depress turnout.

Just in terms of finding some coat-tails to ride, why aren't the downticket candidates clamoring for a shift to Bernie? If Hillary is the nominee people will stay home in droves and it will be a Republican walk in the park!
Posted by Jester Messiah | Wed Apr 6, 2016, 09:45 AM (70 replies)

Unless the Democrats Run Sanders, A Trump Nomination Means a Trump Presidency


Found this delightful little article in my wanderings. This seems like an accurate depiction of what Trump's attacks against Hillary might look like.


One can already imagine the monologue:

“She lies so much. Everything she says is a lie. I’ve never seen someone who lies so much in my life. Let me tell you three lies she’s told. She made up a story about how she was ducking sniper fire! There was no sniper fire. She made it up! How do you forget a thing like that? She said she was named after Sir Edmund Hillary, the guy who climbed Mount Everest. He hadn’t even climbed it when she was born! Total lie! She lied about the emails, of course, as we all know, and is probably going to be indicted. You know she said there were weapons of mass destruction in Iraq! It was a lie! Thousands of American soldiers are dead because of her. Not only does she lie, her lies kill people. That’s four lies, I said I’d give you three. You can’t even count them. You want to go on PolitiFact, see how many lies she has? It takes you an hour to read them all! In fact, they ask her, she doesn’t even say she hasn’t lied. They asked her straight up, she says she usually tries to tell the truth! Ooooh, she tries! Come on! This is a person, every single word out of her mouth is a lie. Nobody trusts her. Check the polls, nobody trusts her. Yuge liar.”


Source: http://static.currentaffairs.org/2016/02/unless-the-democrats-nominate-sanders-a-trump-nomination-means-a-trump-presidency
Posted by Jester Messiah | Wed Feb 24, 2016, 01:42 PM (6 replies)

Bernie Sanders is the Worst Presidential Candidate in History

Full title: Bernie Sanders is the Worst Presidential Candidate in History, and You and All Your Friends are Idiots

Just in the interests of, you know... balance, or something!

You can’t run a candidate with actual integrity against those guys. Are you nuts? You need a real nitty-gritty mud-slinging spitfire like Hillary, who is somehow considered even more dishonest. She understands the trench warfare that wins elections. Because if there’s one thing that drives progressives to the ballot box, it’s feeling disheartened by their own candidate.

And I wouldn’t worry about millennial voters either, even though they’re critical to the party’s general election success and are gleefully declaring that they won’t support anyone but Bernie in November. Don’t sweat it. Hillary’s this close to understanding what they’re all about.


And, most importantly...
One thing you should never do is to vote for the candidate who represents what you want the country to become, in the hope that it’s the start of a process that leads to an America we can be proud of—one which protects and supports all its people. That would be exactly the kind of naive, starry-eyed mistake you and your stupid Sanders comrades are dumb enough to make. What you would do, if you had any brains, is to forget the big picture entirely, ask reductive questions like, “can Bernie Sanders immediately pass universal health care?” and, if the answer is no, throw your vote to whichever compromised puppet the establishment shoves down your throat.



Full article: http://www.pastemagazine.com/articles/2016/02/bernie-sanders-is-the-worst-presidential-candidate.html
Posted by Jester Messiah | Wed Feb 24, 2016, 10:17 AM (114 replies)

'El Viejito' for president: why Latinos in Nevada are switching to Bernie Sanders

But in recent days, Clinton campaign officials have been playing down their candidate’s prospects; campaign manager Robby Mook, the architect of Clinton’s Nevada victory in 2008, and Brian Fallon, the campaign spokesman, both caused eyebrows to raise when they suggested the state was “80% white”.

The claim was quickly batted back by the state’s Democratic senator Harry Reid, who was instrumental in securing Nevada’s “first in the west” position as an early-nominating state, in large part to ensure a more diverse state has a say early on in the primaries.

But the remark left a strong impression in the state. “Both Mook and Fallon know that 80% figure is ludicrous, and the attempt to make Nevada seem like Iowa and New Hampshire is a spin too far,” wrote Jon Ralston, the most influential pundit in the state, pointing out that around half of the state’s population are minorities.

He added: “I don’t smell a rat. I smell something much more pungent from the Clinton campaign: fear.”


http://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2016/feb/19/el-viejito-for-president-why-latinos-in-nevada-are-switching-to-bernie-sanders

I just love that nickname. El Viejito. ¡Si se puede!
Posted by Jester Messiah | Fri Feb 19, 2016, 11:16 AM (17 replies)

Sometimes Reddit comes up with some pretty good stuff.

Posted by Jester Messiah | Wed Feb 17, 2016, 09:46 AM (26 replies)

Hillary Clinton Sugarcoating Her Disastrous Record

She has the gall to accuse Bernie Sanders of not being transparent. Sanders is a presidential candidate who doesn’t take big-fee speeches or big donations from fat cat influence-peddlers, and his record is as clean as the Clintons’ political entanglements are sordid. (See Clinton Cash by Peter Schweizer.)

But it is in the area of foreign and military affairs that “Hillary the hawk” is most vulnerable. As Secretary of State her aggressiveness and poor judgement led her to the White House where, sweeping aside the strong objections of Secretary of Defense, Robert Gates, she persuaded President Obama to bomb Libya and topple its dictatorial regime.

...

Whether as Senator on the Armed Services Committee or as Secretary of State, Mrs. Clinton has never met a war or raid she didn’t like, or a redundant, wasteful weapons system she was willing to aggressively challenge. As president, Hillary Clinton would mean more wars, more raids, more blowbacks, more military spending and more profits for the military-industrial complex that President Eisenhower so prophetically warned about in his farewell address.


http://www.counterpunch.org/2016/02/15/hillary-clinton-sugarcoating-her-disastrous-record/

Yep, it's a Nader link. But let me ask you this: if people of like mind with Nader had enough sway to take the election away from Al Gore, why would we want to court disaster a second time by antagonizing them? Sure, they're not "true Democrats", but the votes of "not true Democrats" count just the same. If we want the best outcome for the most number of people, should we not unite behind the candidate that can garner the most number of votes?

For your consideration.
Posted by Jester Messiah | Mon Feb 15, 2016, 05:44 PM (8 replies)

Bill Clinton says Barack Obama wasn't the US's first black president

http://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/world/bill-clinton-says-barack-obama-wasnt-the-uss-first-black-president-because-were-all-mixed-race-people-720759.html



I just... wow. Bill's got some stones to be throwing Obama himself under the bus. I think some folks might start feeling a little taken for granted after this.
Posted by Jester Messiah | Mon Feb 15, 2016, 04:09 PM (63 replies)
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