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Posted by: News_Desk on 11/24/2016 10:19 AM Updated by: News_Desk on 11/24/2016 10:19 AM
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Open Letter To Trump~A Letter To The Editor By Albert Segalla

Calaveras County, CA...Dear Mr. Trump, Thank you for your effort to make America great again. What would really be cool would be to make America great again for the next 200 years!

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Perhaps this may be accomplished by the restoration of our Constitutional Republic.
A solid step in this effort would be to encourage all Federal employees, public officials and schools to study the Constitution.

Much of our problems seem to involve federal activity not allowed by our Constitution including control of education.

Another step could be to propose a Constitutional Amendment to clarify the Interstate Commerce Clause which has been used to extend federal control of goods and services within the states in obvious violation of the 10th Amendment. The 10th Amendment safeguards our freedom by stopping Federal usurpation of the rights of the states or the people.

Make sense?


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No Subject
Posted on: 2016-11-24 11:15:59   By: Anonymous
 
Make sense? No, but not surprising given the author.

No one made our very own Al the reigning authority on the Constitution and once again he gets it mostly wrong. Many decades of Supreme Court decisions have interpreted the Commerce Clause and the Federal government is following its mandates just fine. Only true loons are interested in rolling back progress to the 18th or 19th century when individual states made their own rules and it was chaos trying to operate across state lines.

And, BTW, most of us think the US is pretty damn GREAT right now. It turns out Trump actually thinks that too since he has backed away from all the stupid things he proposed doing to get the gullible alt-right to vote for him.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2016-11-24 11:26:35   By: Anonymous
     
    Many decades of whacking our heads with a stick has clarified that whacking our heads with sticks is a good thing.

    Your logic betrays you.

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2016-11-24 11:29:31   By: Anonymous
       
      Many decades of not letting states whack each other on the head has proven the wisdom of that policy.

      No administration has the power to roll back decades of settled law and that is fortunate.

      There will also never be a state of Jefferson. Just trying get all your disappointments in front of you at once.

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        Re:
        Posted on: 2016-11-24 12:06:38   By: Anonymous
         
        What states have or have not done has little to do with education.

        New law unsettle "settled" law all the time. Empty point is yours.

        State of Jefferson had nothing to do either.

        Finally, Ad Hominem attacks will not further your point - beyond demonstrating your own defective education at the hands of the left.



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          Re:
          Posted on: 2016-11-24 13:55:31   By: Anonymous
           
          I wanna get whacked in the head with a stick.

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No Subject
Posted on: 2016-11-24 11:16:39   By: Anonymous
 
Close the border. Remove restrictions nationwide on the 2nd Amendment, stop funding states and cities that support sanctuary cities, remove the disaster of obama care, open up our country to produce its own oil,coal and natural gas and remove all the crap about gay marriage and trans bathrooms.


Pretty much everything he has been calling for.
The only thing I would add is to start prosecuting the protestors and black lives matter movement as a terror organization and let us civilians join up a militia to start breaking up these movements when they block highways and roadways.


TRUMP!

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2016-11-24 11:17:55   By: Anonymous
     
    thats right! I thank GOD every day that we finally elected someone to turn back all Obongo X's bs...

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2016-11-24 11:31:36   By: Anonymous
     
    Trump himself has already said he's not going to do most of those things. Do you guys follow the real news at all?

    Some of what you listed is clearly unconstitutional. You believe in the Constitution, right?

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2016-11-24 15:07:05   By: Anonymous
     
    How about a nice stiff arm salute for the next white supremacist?

    [Reply ]

      Re:
      Posted on: 2016-11-24 16:49:43   By: Anonymous
       
      Aren't you late for your black panther party?

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        Re:
        Posted on: 2016-11-24 17:48:48   By: Anonymous
         
        "Black lives matter", nope doesn't sound abit racist at all, neither does la raza, "the race", nope, unuh, no-way.

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        Re:
        Posted on: 2016-11-24 18:07:44   By: Anonymous
         
        Oh Fu$$ what a on time post, I salute You!

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2016-11-24 20:19:11   By: Anonymous
     
    You're a FAQ-tard mister who likes to kiss his sister!

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2016-11-24 21:21:34   By: Anonymous
       
      I give you a goat.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2016-11-25 07:38:16   By: Anonymous
     
    I'm a gun toting liberal and I'd just like to remind the person I'm responding to that I can put a .223 within 6 inches of the X at 1000 yards. So go ahead, Join your militia. You think you can out match me with your silly assault rifle?

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      Re: 1000 yd. BS
      Posted on: 2016-11-25 08:43:12   By: Anonymous
       
      I'll take a .308 over a .223 at any distance over 300 yds and beat your pattern everyday. STOP MAKING UP LIES.

      [Reply ]

        Re: 1000 yd. BS
        Posted on: 2016-11-25 13:11:28   By: Anonymous
         
        My junky old SKS shoots a tighter group @100 yards.

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Billionaires Appointed
Posted on: 2016-11-24 11:17:38   By: Anonymous
 
Trump has appointed 3 $Billionaires so far.
The Education Sec. a Billionaire is a devout charter school advocate.
Charter schools in testing do not improve education test scores.They do add the usual 20% profit to education costs, a windfall for the corporations.Ryan wants to turn Medicate to a voucher system, which again hands a 3% overhead system with negotiated drug service fees to a for profit no negotiation scheme with again a 20%+ profit added. You paid for your Medicare, yet Ryan and his T-Pub pals want to make Medicare a cash cow for the corporations as charter school scheme would also.
Social Security will also be a target, they want to hand it over to Wall St. making SS and retirement vulnerable to huge losses when the market bombs. SS presently is a safe stable program funded for at least 25 years. The problems with SS are an Alt Right lie, get informed. SS can be strengthen if people paid in over the $110,000 limit,

We have good school systems which equal charter schools in results less the profit costs.
We have a good Medicare system, but the corporations want to make $ off this also.
We have SS why would anyone want to make it a risky investment scheme? Profits again are the answer.

This is what happens when corporatists take control of the government- they privatize, which only adds cost, why would you want to pay more for the same or less?

Government is not a business. Business motives do not apply to government.
Business is Me , Government is We.

These are the questions you have to ask yourself.

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    Re: Billionaires Appointed
    Posted on: 2016-11-24 11:21:18   By: Anonymous
     
    Charter schools don't help the percentage of inner city youth, democrats loonies, or slackers.
    Its not like public school where it supports the lowest common denominator and lets people actually teach their children correctly.

    As a avid Charter school parent, and a homeschooler, Im very thankful for his choice!

    And as for the 3 billionaire comment, we aren't in liberal loony land anymore. Americans WANT people who can make money in their own business rather than the 20 people on KKKlintooons payroll who all were millionaire politicians..
    Big difference..

    Great thing is we can turn our country back. FINALLY.
    8 years of idiocy where the idiots and morally challenged were the only ones with a voice.
    No more.




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      Re: Billionaires Appointed
      Posted on: 2016-11-24 11:22:31   By: Anonymous
       
      Amen.

      Let these idiots riot.
      Pray Trump bulldozes them into the ground!

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      Re: Billionaires Appointed
      Posted on: 2016-11-24 11:36:33   By: Anonymous
       
      Oh, good for you. Your kids will be as prejudiced, uneducated, backward and unworldly as you are. God help the US if the next generation has no more imagination and education than you do.

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        Re: Billionaires Appointed
        Posted on: 2016-11-24 12:08:40   By: Anonymous
         
        Just as long as they don't turn out to be the elitist scum that you are.

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          Re: Billionaires Appointed
          Posted on: 2016-11-24 18:05:28   By: Anonymous
           
          Hey, we just barely ducked speaking Spanish in the US last time.

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        Re: Billionaires Appointed
        Posted on: 2016-11-24 16:43:41   By: Anonymous
         
        Our education system will not improve with any vote . It will only improve when the next generation understands the importance of education and hard work that is passed down from the parents. And when the majority of teachers want to spend the time teaching as opposed to fighting for their right not to.

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        Re: Billionaires Appointed
        Posted on: 2016-11-24 17:42:55   By: Anonymous
         
        That's racist, and the new President doesn't like racists.

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No Subject
Posted on: 2016-11-24 11:23:25   By: Anonymous
 
Amen!

Even Jefferson, a promoter of public education, cleary stated that it should be organized, run, and paid for at the parish (county) level.

Today, we have at least 4 levels of government involving themselves in education. Mainly to use the purse to push their agenda.

We could behead one head of this beast. Eliminate the D.O.E. in its entirety. Use the savings to balance the budget.

There is no better gift to give future generations than the freedom from insidious debt.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2016-11-24 11:29:59   By: Anonymous
     
    Look at our local schools.
    Liberal teachers who feel they need to impart their personal opinions on kids, lazy pc principles, bullying, complete lack of real education anymore.
    Not mentioned the nonstop grower and tweeker parents.
    Inflated budgets. Low test scores since the horrid common core crap.

    Let us teach our children correctly, with God at the helm and real history, math and languages!

    I work as a coach for two different sports with 20 something kids year round.
    And you can see the public school kids from a mile out. Not even mentioning the parents can't get their kids to practice on time or they show up unprepared.

    Home schoolers and Charter school kids are far better to deal with.
    Remove the democratic crap from our public schools...lets fix this place!

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2016-11-24 11:38:50   By: Anonymous
       
      Home schooling = teaching prejudice and hate. You can see it right here on thepinetree.

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        Re:
        Posted on: 2016-11-24 12:14:39   By: Anonymous
         
        Non sequitur.

        You really have this issue with assuming all others to be morons and fools. Think you could find a way to drop the clap trap jingoism for just a little while? Or is it true that you really have nothing to add to the argument?

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          Re:
          Posted on: 2016-11-24 12:23:00   By: Anonymous
           
          To quote Trump: “It is the level of stupidity that is incredible. I’m telling you, I used to use the word incompetent,” Trump explained. “Now I just call them stupid. I went to an Ivy League school. I’m very highly educated. I know words, I have the best words. I have the best, but there is no better word than stupid. Right? There is none, there is none. There’s no, there’s no, there’s no word like that.”

          I'm not the one insulting people; your guy is.

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            Re: Insult?
            Posted on: 2016-11-25 11:28:09   By: Anonymous
             
            Its an insult only if it's not the truth.

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          Re: Non sequitur.
          Posted on: 2016-11-24 17:44:55   By: Anonymous
           
          Jolly good!

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      Really?
      Posted on: 2016-11-24 11:40:52   By: Anonymous
       
      With God at the helm?
      Which God.
      Surely you can see the reason the founding fathers made sure the people could be free of the tyranny of religion?
      I guess not , your God is the only one ?

      When you allow religious dogma to rule your life you have lost yourself.

      It is ok to let Alt Right teachers teach our kids hate, intolerance?

      The last time we looked, the Trump people were the bullies,. not the liberals.
      How many people were stomped at a Clinton rally? How many at a Trump rally, with the blessings of Der Fuhrer Donald?

      I'm not so sure you need to be in contact with kids.

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        Re: Really?
        Posted on: 2016-11-24 12:10:16   By: Anonymous
         
        Nor you either.

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          Re: Really?
          Posted on: 2016-11-24 12:56:52   By: Anonymous
           
          Recount, that sounds real good. Let's drop the fake President. Hacked election. Tipped by lies, fake news, enquirer like news. This is not the people's choice. 2 million more votes.

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            Re: Really?
            Posted on: 2016-11-24 12:59:24   By: Anonymous
             
            Stolen election 2016

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              GOP Stolen Elections
              Posted on: 2016-11-24 13:24:55   By: Anonymous
               
              2000
              2004
              2016

              The Republicans have quite a run in stealing elections.
              Greg Palast listed 13 ways the Republicans steal elections.
              In contrast to the Alt-Right , Palast 's investigation is open to all, no one denies his conclusions. Facts, Data , does not lie.

              Ohio shut off voting machine auditing and security for the 2016 general election . Ohio has been a GOP theft haven since 2000.

              http://www.gregpalast.com/ethnic-votes-stolen-crucial-states-help-fix-us-election-trump-reveals-greg-palast/

              http://www.gregpalast.com/election-stolen-heres/

              http://www.gregpalast.com/democracy-now-theyre-stealing-ohio-vote-machines-audit-function-disabled-worse/



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                Re: GOP Stolen Elections
                Posted on: 2016-11-24 16:35:33   By: Anonymous
                 
                I love watching liberals cry! Their tears are like wine!
                The senate, house and presidency!

                Time to actually erase all the crap!


                [Reply ]

                  Re: GOP Stolen Elections
                  Posted on: 2016-11-25 12:46:29   By: Anonymous
                   
                  Greg Palast is an alt-left conspiracy nut job.

                  [Reply ]

                Re: GOP Stolen Elections
                Posted on: 2016-11-24 16:41:24   By: Anonymous
                 
                Some one give this poster a participants trophy, maybe they'll stop whining.

                [Reply ]

                  Re: GOP Stolen Elections
                  Posted on: 2016-11-24 17:46:43   By: Anonymous
                   
                  He might be happy with a gold star sticker on his forehead.

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                Re: GOP Stolen Elections
                Posted on: 2016-11-25 12:23:42   By: Anonymous
                 
                Republicans steal elections??? The Grinch stole Christmas. At least Dr Seuss rhymes.
                It's the way the Constitution works. 230 years and still going strong.

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                  Re: GOP Stolen Elections
                  Posted on: 2016-11-26 01:14:01   By: Anonymous
                   
                  I often think about how little Cindy-Lou Who turned-out, but then I tend to think about things like that a lot.
                  Perhaps that's why I don't drive.

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        Re: Really?
        Posted on: 2016-11-24 18:37:16   By: Anonymous
         
        Trump followers "bullies" coming from a dem who accepts riots, beatings, fires, broken windows and threats.

        When your failure of a president won, we didn't cry and say he stole it, we didn't riot. We went back to work.
        Perhaps if you actually had a job thats what you could do as well.

        The reality is you lefties lost everything.
        And Id be lying if I didn't go to bed everynight with a smile on my face knowing that Obama's reign will go down in history as a complete failure.
        With a proper president in place, we will make sure everything that idiot and his monkey of a wife tried to do is removed, reversed and forgotten.

        worst.president.ever.



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          Re: Really?
          Posted on: 2016-11-24 18:47:54   By: Anonymous
           
          Thats not true exactly.
          Obama did have one massive achievement that hasn't been done in many years.







          He built the strongest Republican party in our lifetimes!

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          we didn't cry and say he stole it, we didn't riot
          Posted on: 2016-11-24 21:24:47   By: Anonymous
           
          Um, yes you did.

          [Reply ]

WHEN?
Posted on: 2016-11-24 18:07:34   By: Anonymous
 
Will the US Citizen have to stop pushing #1 for English on the phone, and selecting English at the ATM?

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