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Thu Aug 9, 2018, 08:45 PM

This Is the Way Paul Ryan's Speakership Ends.

The Republican leader is walking away. Don’t ask him about Trump anymore.

House Speaker Paul Ryan has hesitated to publicly criticize President Trump. As he nears his exit, he told us why: “The pissing match doesn’t work.”

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/07/magazine/paul-ryan-speakership-end-trump.html?

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Response to elleng (Original post)

Thu Aug 9, 2018, 08:52 PM

1. But caving in does. I hope he has to get a real job.

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Response to marble falls (Reply #1)

Thu Aug 9, 2018, 09:25 PM

5. He'll probably end up serving on some cushy, very well-paying

corporate board(s) or lobbying on K Street. That is if he isn't snagged somehow in Mueller's net.

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Response to Golden Raisin (Reply #5)

Thu Aug 9, 2018, 09:28 PM

6. A guy can have hope, can't he? Wouldn't it be grand if he stepped down only to keep from being ...

arrested on the House floor. I'd hope for that.

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Response to elleng (Original post)

Thu Aug 9, 2018, 08:59 PM

2. What a spineless fucking jellyfish.

I'm just third in line for the Oval Office. What could I possibly do? Asshole!

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Response to elleng (Original post)

Thu Aug 9, 2018, 09:09 PM

3. Remember the cowardly lion in "The Wizard of Oz"? Rhymes with the cowardy Ryan.

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Response to elleng (Original post)

Thu Aug 9, 2018, 09:12 PM

4. I think Mueller can reach further than ole Paulie can walk. n/t

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