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Re: The Trump Administration

Post by HybridAmbassador » Thu Aug 17, 2017 4:16 pm

When Trump is alienating from SA, Vice president Pence, is mending the rupture in his actual SA tour...
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Re: The Trump Administration

Post by nwdiver » Thu Aug 17, 2017 10:20 pm

So now Trump has one of the largest wineries in the US, well not by a long shot, one he has nothing to do with the winery, wink-wink-nudge-nudge..........

https://www.thedrinksbusiness.com/2017/ ... is-winery/

Will he learn to shut up, mentioning this Trump property was inappropriate, in context and in fact.....
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Re: The Trump Administration

Post by admin » Fri Aug 18, 2017 9:31 am

So how close is Trump to being impeached?

Pretty close. Like possibly just 6 senate votes close.

http://www.newsweek.com/trump-just-six- ... ent-651857

Put in other terms, he is only 6 tweets to pissing off another 6 senators needed to evict him from the White House.

My bet, he either resigns or is impeached; it is just a matter of which way his ego blows. Does he say, "screw you all and resign", or does he try to go down fighting?
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Re: The Trump Administration

Post by cali_chile48 » Fri Aug 18, 2017 2:48 pm

Bye-bye Bannon:

Stephen Bannon Out at the White House After Turbulent Run

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/18/us/p ... house.html

I suppose this implies a shift towards the center for this administration. He might gain a few votes in Congress and in the general electorate, but he will also lose some of his most dedicated supporters.

A few secondary questions come to mind:

How long will Stephen Miller last, since was an ally of Bannon?

Will Bannon go back to Breitbart and work to undermine Pumpkinhead?

How much of this change was engineered by the new chief of staff?

Stay tuned.....

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Re: The Trump Administration

Post by HybridAmbassador » Fri Aug 18, 2017 3:49 pm

Well, his ghost writer, saz that Trumpfster will resign sooner than Mr.Morrell be testifying to the senate panel about the Russian connection. So we will see Mr Pence at the helm..
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Re: The Trump Administration

Post by Andres » Fri Aug 18, 2017 7:33 pm

IF Pence becomes president, it will result in a surge of fascism and interventionism.
I am not talking about what the left is presently calling "fascism", which is usually just an expression of free speech and opinions different than theirs.
I am talking about "traditional" fascism, as in intervention in people's lives; legislating morality; controlling society.
You think it is bad now. Just wait until Pence gets a hold of the reigns of power.
Pence is an elitist. He knows how you should run your life, and is not shy to use his power to enforce it, with all the power of the US government.
At least Trump, despite his craziness, is not an insider.
To use a metaphor: Pence has been so far into the swamp, for so long, probably forget dry land ever existed, and would not recognize it if he came upon it. And let's not forget the ability and instances of US Presidents (and US Congress) to project their morality on the rest of the world through US laws and perverting US "foreign aid".
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Re: The Trump Administration

Post by eeuunikkeiexpat » Fri Aug 18, 2017 8:31 pm

Pence is a scary slick elitist. Notice how NO attack campaign against Trump has ever had Pence's name involved? A known neocon neoliberal perhaps scarier than Hillary.

The removal of Trump might also set the way for US Civil War II.

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Re: The Trump Administration

Post by HybridAmbassador » Fri Aug 18, 2017 9:56 pm

I do love the " Cahuil nuts" ! Eat them every day, This Nuez is goof for your blood.. Didn't know Chile produced them !
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Re: The Trump Administration

Post by cali_chile48 » Fri Sep 15, 2017 4:26 pm

In the past month the US has been hit by two hurricanes. Pumpkinhead has managed not to embarrass himself too much, mostly by keeping his mouth shut...

and yet...sooner or later.....

'Trump betrays everyone': The president has a long record as an unpredictable ally (The Chicago Tribune)
http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/nati ... story.html

Some of his die-hard supporters are learning the hard way, since the prez now seems more open to the idea of working wth Dems. Raising the debt ceiling, funding emergency aid for hurricane victims and now there's talk of letting the DACA immigrants stay in the US.

The result....his base now feels betrayed and they are burning their "Make America Great Again" hats....

https://news.google.com/news/video/lKtg ... =en&ned=us

The above link opens a video, showing various MAGA hats on fire, and the commentator makes the point that the prez already got their vote, and he already got their money for a dumb hat....so he'll be just fine.

Maybe Pumpkinhead is thinking that he can pivot to the center. Maybe he wants to try being an Arnold Schwarzenegger type of Republican. Maybe he thinks folks will forget his offensive tactics and clear demonstrations of instability and incompetence. Maybe he thinks that everyone flits through life like he does with a 15-second attention span and no memory of what happened yesterday. He's wrong. Most people in leadership positions learn faster and pay more attention to details than he does. And they remember.

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Re: The Trump Administration

Post by nwdiver » Sat Sep 16, 2017 12:09 am

Maybe he has a General (ret) as a manager and the party has told him it's the last chance he has or impeachment city........
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Re: The Trump Administration

Post by cali_chile48 » Fri Sep 22, 2017 1:01 pm

Rocket Man vs the Dotard. Heaven Help us All.

http://www.nola.com/opinions/index.ssf/ ... heave.html
Two world leaders with their fingers on nuclear triggers sound more like eighth-graders, and I can't apologize enough to eighth-graders for insulting them that way......

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Re: The Trump Administration

Post by nwdiver » Sat Sep 23, 2017 1:50 am

Well North Korea's only lifeline has cut the cord, China has now cut all ties with them I see trouble if Kimmmie shoots out an h bomb on a rocket into the open pacific, even China won't tolerate that, I'm sure they have inside agents ready to off the dude......


I don't think he realizes mutual assured destruction (which went out in the 80s) means he loses.....
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