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Tue May 21, 2019, 09:44 AM

Tinpot Dictator's Checklist

Denigrate the press-check

Call the military "My generals"-check

Threaten independent financial agencies-check

Do an end around on the appropriation of money-check

Stack the court with stooges-check

Gin up the rubes with lies-check

Intimidate witnesses through the media-check

Eliminate questioning media from press conferences-check

Incarcerate and separate children from their families-check

Pardon cronies and war criminals-check

Actively seek the support of other despots-check

Denigrate the judiciary by calling them "Obama" judges-check

Install crackpot family members as government advisers-check

Continue private businesses and profit from government office-check

Prepare to start a wag the dog war-check

Only recognize a valid election if he wins-check

I could keep going but I need a drink.

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kairos12 May 21 OP
Wounded Bear May 21 #1
kairos12 May 21 #2
Harker May 22 #3
malaise May 22 #4

Response to kairos12 (Original post)

Tue May 21, 2019, 10:23 AM

1. You may want to check spelling on Item #7...

"Intimate witnesses through the media-check "?



You might want to try intimidate.

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Response to Wounded Bear (Reply #1)

Tue May 21, 2019, 10:32 AM

2. Thanks. Will do!

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Response to kairos12 (Original post)

Wed May 22, 2019, 09:16 AM

3. You may also want

to make it a double.

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