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    Politicians need to be slapped down whenever the opportunity arises. We have allowed then to believe they are rulers and not representatives. Everyone should support someone who doesn't kow-tow to these people.



    They use these hearings as a way to promote a partisan agenda. They aren't fact finding or working to develop solutions.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Common View Post
    Democrats just want to abuse everyone they can and then they get indignant when its returned.

    If America buys this democrat party next election, then its over until it all crashs all around them, Ill be long gone by then
    Silly opinions like yours are what has created such problem in this country and why politics have been brought to stand still. The GOP has had to make a practice of pandering to low information and uneducated constituents.

    The fault is all on you.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jet57 View Post
    Silly opinions like yours are what has created such problem in this country and why politics have been brought to stand still. The GOP has had to make a practice of pandering to low information and uneducated constituents.

    The fault is all on you.
    ^^ perfect example of abusing a member.^^ Insults, slurs............did I miss anything? Oh yeah, you have a link for all that crap you just spewed?
    and don't toss Mother Jones my way...............

    Who applauds AntiFa when they beat up a man in a wheel chair and then blocks aid to that citizen? OR threatens an 80 year old woman as she crosses a busy intersection?
    Who cheered when protestors burned cars and attacked police at Trump rallies?
    Who tries to silence the Truth by passing laws like it's illegal to call an illegal, illegal alien?
    Who's wanting to take the guns away so we cannot resist the plan to force us into the collective?
    Who wants open borders?
    Who hides illegal aliens that are wanted felons?
    Who promotes aggressive violence towards your fellow countrymen?
    Why, my goodness, that would be your party.
    How dare we stand against you.......................................
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    Quote Originally Posted by Tahuyaman View Post
    Politicians need to be slapped down whenever the opportunity arises. We have allowed then to believe they are rulers and not representatives. Everyone should support someone who doesn't kow-tow to these people.



    They use these hearings as a way to promote a partisan agenda. They aren't fact finding or working to develop solutions.
    So if politicians need to be slapped down whenever the opportunity arises, it's then okay to slap down the president since he is a politician.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Crepitus View Post
    Starting in 2020 I'll be entertained by all the conservative wailing, hair pulling, and self flagellation.
    ...care to put your money where your posts are?
    Let's see how firm you are in this belief.

    I assumed you meant in 2020 Trump will loose the election, right?
    If that is what you meant, then let's put some money on it.
    $100 says Trump will win in 2020.
    call, raise.....or fold.


    Let's see how confident you are now.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Retirednsmilin308 View Post
    ...care to put your money where your posts are?
    Let's see how firm you are in this belief.

    I assumed you meant in 2020 Trump will loose the election, right?
    If that is what you meant, then let's put some money on it.
    $100 says Trump will win in 2020.
    call, raise.....or fold.


    Let's see how confident you are now.


    Posts are cheap.
    If he takes that bet, I got another side bet that says he doesn't pay when he loses
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    Quote Originally Posted by gamewell45 View Post
    So if politicians need to be slapped down whenever the opportunity arises, it's then okay to slap down the president since he is a politician.
    If the President starts treating citizens like serfs the way some members of Congress have been treating committee witnesses, yes. It would be appropriate to remind him he is a public servant, not our lord and master.
    "All laws which are repugnant to the Constitution are null and void." Marbury Vs. Madison, 5 US (2 Cranch) 137, 174, 176, (1803). "Where rights secured by the Constitution are involved, there can be no rule making or legislation which would abrogate them." Miranda Vs. Arizona, 384 US 436 p. 491.

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    Quote Originally Posted by stjames1_53 View Post
    If he takes that bet, I got another side bet that says he doesn't pay when he loses
    We both mail the money to a moderator who holds onto it until after the election.
    The Mod would have both our addresses to mail the money to the winner.

    Very fair and impartial.
    Forget about the Nazis. Look to much more recent failings to see what may affect the US.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Retirednsmilin308 View Post
    We both mail the money to a moderator who holds onto it until after the election.
    The Mod would have both our addresses to mail the money to the winner.

    Very fair and impartial.
    well, I may well believe that you would, but the other feller? I have my reservations about
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    Quote Originally Posted by stjames1_53 View Post
    well, I may well believe that you would, but the other feller? I have my reservations about


    He can pick the money holding moderator.
    I have no problem with that.
    Forget about the Nazis. Look to much more recent failings to see what may affect the US.
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