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Tue Apr 9, 2019, 06:38 AM

 

How long did it take for us to rebound from the McCarthy era? Trump era seems much worse. nt

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Reply How long did it take for us to rebound from the McCarthy era? Trump era seems much worse. nt (Original post)
allgood33 Apr 2019 OP
beachbum bob Apr 2019 #1
malaise Apr 2019 #4
beachbum bob Apr 2019 #8
marylandblue Apr 2019 #2
democratisphere Apr 2019 #3
BigmanPigman Apr 2019 #6
democratisphere Apr 2019 #7
Name removed Apr 2019 #5

Response to allgood33 (Original post)

Tue Apr 9, 2019, 07:07 AM

1. hundreds of batshit crazy federal judges being appointed for life, nothing like that happened

 

in the McCarthy era

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Response to beachbum bob (Reply #1)

Tue Apr 9, 2019, 07:24 AM

4. Judges can be impeached n/t

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Response to malaise (Reply #4)

Tue Apr 9, 2019, 08:36 AM

8. sure, but probability of doing so is astronomical,

 

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Response to allgood33 (Original post)

Tue Apr 9, 2019, 07:16 AM

2. Trump learned his dirty tricks from McCarthy's lawyer, Roy Cohn.

So did we ever fully recover from McCarthy?

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Response to allgood33 (Original post)

Tue Apr 9, 2019, 07:18 AM

3. drumpf is much worse and he still remains to inflict further damage and chaos.

The hangover from drumpf will be with US for decades if not longer.

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Response to democratisphere (Reply #3)

Tue Apr 9, 2019, 07:49 AM

6. That seems like a realistic assessment to me.

Pretty damn depressing.

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Response to BigmanPigman (Reply #6)

Tue Apr 9, 2019, 08:00 AM

7. Sure is depressing. What's even more depressing he is allowed to continue.

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