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Sat Jun 27, 2020, 11:38 PM

In 'God, guns and Trump' country, simmering doubts about the president

In this dry stretch of northwestern Arizona, Trump campaign signs dot the desert landscape, and Trump flags fly from the backs of dusty pickup trucks.

Last fall, an event called “Trumpstock” outside the town of Kingman featured a Trump impersonator, a pro-Trump rapper and a menu of “M.A.G.A. Subs.” Last month, thousands of people blasted classic rock and circled Lake Havasu in a Trump-themed boat parade.

“This whole area is based around people who have the same thing in common,” said Alan Morris, a 36-year-old who participated in the parade. “God, guns and Trump.”

Yet now, as the nation confronts the coronavirus pandemic, an economic recession and mass protests against police brutality and racism, some voters in the longtime Republican stronghold of Mohave County have begun to have second thoughts about the president.

https://www.latimes.com/world-nation/story/2020-06-27/in-god-guns-and-trump-country-the-pandemic-and-protests-are-deepening-the-cultural-divide

Wonder what they're thinking now about the reports of Trump's non-response to Russian bounties on US servicemen in Afghanistan...

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gratuitous Jun 27 #1
mr_lebowski Jun 28 #2
roamer65 Jun 28 #3

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Sat Jun 27, 2020, 11:41 PM

1. It would appear that Trump is floundering

Toss him an anchor or two.

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Sun Jun 28, 2020, 12:07 AM

2. Best we can likely hope for is they decide to not vote ...

I'd say 'stay home' but of course we have mail-in voting in Arizona, so ...

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Sun Jun 28, 2020, 12:19 AM

3. RW heads tonite with the Russia bounty scandal.

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