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Wed Jan 3, 2018, 08:26 PM

Linguist George Lakoff dissects exactly why - and when - Trump tweets distractions





https://www.rawstory.com/2018/01/the-noose-is-tightening-linguist-george-lakoff-dissects-exactly-why-and-when-trump-tweets-distractions/

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Reply Linguist George Lakoff dissects exactly why - and when - Trump tweets distractions (Original post)
DonViejo Jan 2018 OP
old guy Jan 2018 #1
Bernardo de La Paz Jan 2018 #2
elleng Jan 2018 #4
elleng Jan 2018 #3
Scarsdale Jan 2018 #5
geardaddy Jan 2018 #6

Response to DonViejo (Original post)

Wed Jan 3, 2018, 08:54 PM

1. It was probably just me but

I got the impression Chuck Toad wasn't particularly comfortable with this criticism of the media.

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Response to old guy (Reply #1)

Wed Jan 3, 2018, 09:30 PM

2. In 2016, the media GAVE Trump $1,000,000,000 worth of free media exposure, coverage & time. . nt

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Response to Bernardo de La Paz (Reply #2)

Wed Jan 3, 2018, 09:56 PM

4. Yes they DID, it's ALL on them.

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Response to old guy (Reply #1)

Wed Jan 3, 2018, 09:55 PM

3. as should ALL the media be uncomfortable,

as Prof. Lakoff says, it's ALL about DISTRACTION.

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Response to elleng (Reply #3)

Thu Jan 4, 2018, 08:05 AM

5. But, but

the RATINGS! They claimed tRump improved their ratings. Much more important than having an intelligent, SANE president. So we are stuck with this orange ass and his useless family draining the treasury for their protection and trips to golf courses. When the axe finally falls, they should have to reimburse the treasury for the millions it has cost.

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Response to DonViejo (Original post)

Thu Jan 4, 2018, 12:45 PM

6. The video says it's blocked.

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