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Poll Results:  Should the President Pardon Himself if Need Be?

Yes   39.1% 39.1 % (97)
No   60.9% 60.9 % (151)


Total Votes: 248

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No Subject
Posted on: 2018-06-04 09:24:40   By: Anonymous
 
Republican Vote = Yes
Democrats Vote = No

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2018-06-04 13:44:09   By: Anonymous
     
    Oh pretty please with sugar on top!


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      Re: Beloved POTUS
      Posted on: 2018-06-05 12:39:03   By: Anonymous
       
      President Trump can do no wrong.
      Making America Great Again is no reason for a pardon.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2018-06-04 15:32:22   By: Anonymous
     
    I am a Republican who voted no.

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2018-06-04 18:45:25   By: Anonymous
       
      So am I

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        Re:
        Posted on: 2018-06-04 20:05:52   By: Anonymous
         
        Thank you both. Sanity is comforting.

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          Re:
          Posted on: 2018-06-05 00:09:01   By: Anonymous
           
          I voted yes 4 times just to piss you off.

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            Re:
            Posted on: 2018-06-05 08:51:15   By: Anonymous
             
            Your mistake (among many) was thinking I care how you say you voted.

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              Re:
              Posted on: 2018-06-05 12:07:37   By: Anonymous
               
              You can say that today, but how about tomorrow?

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                Re:
                Posted on: 2018-06-06 09:32:11   By: Anonymous
                 
                It's tomorrow. I checked and I still don't care.

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                  Re:
                  Posted on: 2018-06-06 20:59:47   By: Anonymous
                   
                  It's actually yesterday, so your opinion is irrelevant.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2018-06-07 17:09:26   By: Anonymous
     
    If Trump pardons himself, he should open every federal prison gate and release every person.

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2018-06-07 18:37:55   By: Anonymous
       
      Islamicists

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2018-06-08 05:36:57   By: Anonymous
     
    Yes, the president is above the law.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2018-06-10 12:35:58   By: Anonymous
     
    I always pardon myself when I fart. Then I smell it.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2018-06-11 09:52:16   By: Anonymous
     
    Pardon himself, from what? From becoming one of the best Presidents to ever lead America to becoming great again?
    It's a shame the Democrats have lead America down the road
    to becoming the laughing stock of the world, but it seems Donald J
    Trump has the backbone and business sense to lead America back to becoming number one.
    Now with tariffs becoming fair to America businesses, let's hope this
    brings businesses back to America again, instead of having everything made in China.
    One of the reasons America was the deciding factor in winning World War II
    is because we were an industrial Nation, we stopped making refrigerators and televisions and started making
    ships and aircraft's and parts, what ever was needed we made it here at home.
    Now it's China we have to be wary of, they make everything,
    they don't police the world, why should they, America takes the risk
    and spends billions on doing that, and China laughs and prospers.
    At first I was very leery of Trump, but I'll admit it, he's done pretty damn good by golly.
    Keep up the good work President Trump, this democrats stands behind you and your efforts.

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2018-06-12 10:57:36   By: Anonymous
       
      The steel and aluminum tariffs will make steel and aluminum MORE expensive in the US. That will drive businesses that use steel and aluminum OUT of the US.

      Trump does not seem to understand this and apparently neither do you.



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No Subject
Posted on: 2018-06-04 09:41:40   By: Anonymous
 
Imagine the national reaction if this question even came up during the Obama administration (or any previous administration). Even Nixon didn't go there.

Republicans' hair should be on fire, but they stand by in cowardly silence.

Trump obviously KNOWS he has committed crimes and he is desperately floating escape plans. Worst president ever.

And as long as we are discussing outrages, consider this: Trump and his toadies are complaining that Mueller's investigation to date has cost about $17 million. That is a remarkably small amount given the extent of the crimes he is investigating and the fact that he has already obtained many indictments, guilty pleas and has put one guy in jail. It is outrageous for anyone to complain about that cost when Trump's multiple golf outings to Mar-a-Lago and elsewhere have cost over $50 million. And some of that money is paid to Trump enterprises for things such as golf carts rented by the Secret Service. So Trump goes golfing on the taxpayer's dime and actually puts money in his own pocket for doing so.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2018-06-04 09:44:14   By: Anonymous
     
    What a moronic effing question. Can't you do any better than that John?

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2018-06-04 10:25:31   By: Anonymous
       
      It is kinda the national question today

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        Re:
        Posted on: 2018-06-04 20:50:20   By: Anonymous
         
        Garry Shandling.

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      Re: lemmings take the bait
      Posted on: 2018-06-05 22:10:56   By: Anonymous
       
      The progressives and their puppeteers in the so called “ Main Stream Media”are being kept busy like a cat chasing a laser pointer, one tweet at a time. You’re being trolled you idiots! I spent my 1st months tax cut on a lifetime supply of popcorn and having a great time watching you dip shyts get owned. Game over snowflakes! You Lost.

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        Re: lemmings take the bait
        Posted on: 2018-06-06 09:37:36   By: Anonymous
         
        Trump is running a distraction campaign but it is keeping voters focused on what a terrible person he is. It may give you amusement now but in November it will give Democratic candidates lots of votes. They will turn out to end the criminal enterprise that is the Trump administration.

        And that will be true especially if Trump pardons Manafort, Flynn, Donald Jr. and all the others sure to be indicted by Mueller.

        Trump himself will not be indicted as long as he is president. He should be indicted once he is out of office and by then he can't pardon himself.

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          Re: lemmings take the bait
          Posted on: 2018-06-06 14:00:31   By: Anonymous
           
          Au contraire. The BIG RED WAVE is flooding the nation.

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            Re: lemmings take the bait
            Posted on: 2018-06-07 14:26:53   By: Anonymous
             
            Exactly!! The socialists are frustrated they cannot take away more of our freedoms as long as we have an American Loving, Constitutional supporting, PATRIOTIC American success as our President, thank God for President Trump! The spoiled brat socialists are foolish and really need to wake up and turn off lying CNN! Go outside and get a job.

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              Re: lemmings take the bait
              Posted on: 2018-06-08 10:49:43   By: Anonymous
               
              Does your copy of the Constitution include the Bill of Rights and a first amendment ensuring freedom of the press? I ask because the president you view as patriotic is certainly not supporting a free press. Not only do he and his minions lie to the press continuously (which diminishes their ability to do their job) but Trump himself has denied members of the press he dislikes access to briefings and he even threatened the license of NBC.

              Trump is not freedom-loving at all. He praises autocratic leaders of Russia, China, Turkey and the Philippines. He has even praised Saddam Hussein for his autocratic rule. He will soon be on his way to Singapore to chat up the despicable Kim Jung-Un of N. Korea and sell out our allies Japan and S. Korea.

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                Re: lemmings take the bait
                Posted on: 2018-06-14 21:51:12   By: Anonymous
                 
                Gloop.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2018-06-04 09:44:45   By: Anonymous
     
    Didn't Obama play golf ?

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2018-06-04 10:02:03   By: Anonymous
       
      Obama played golf and during the 2016 campaign Trump criticized him endlessly for it. Trump said he'd be far too busy to play golf.

      Obama played golf much less than Trump does and Obama did not personally make money from playing golf.

      I don't object to presidents playing golf. I object to them enriching themselves by going to their own courses and I really object to them trying to diminish an investigation over its modest cost while spending much more on a personal hobby, which is what golf is to both Obama and Trump.

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        Re:
        Posted on: 2018-06-04 10:07:02   By: Anonymous
         
        I've got the rubber boots on who are you BSing

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          Re:
          Posted on: 2018-06-04 14:04:33   By: Anonymous
           
          Cite any incorrect statements if you think there are some. Everything in that post is accurate and easily verified by simple Google searches.

          IMO, the only way to remain a Trump supporter is to not be aware of the actual facts. Hint: that sentence is not an uncontestable fact so I prefaced it with IMO (meaning In my opinion). See how that works.

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            Re:
            Posted on: 2018-06-10 01:47:20   By: Anonymous
             
            Nobody gives a shiite about your opinion or the rest of your rambling. See how that works?

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              Re:
              Posted on: 2018-06-10 08:36:46   By: Anonymous
               
              More insults. Still no content or rebuttal. Weak.

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      HAHAHAHAHAHA!
      Posted on: 2018-06-04 23:59:33   By: Anonymous
       
      HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!! LYING, CHEATING, CROOKED HILLARY!!! HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!


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        Re: HAHAHAHAHAHA!
        Posted on: 2018-06-06 06:59:53   By: Anonymous
         
        Dumbass

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          Re: HAHAHAHAHAHA!
          Posted on: 2018-06-07 23:52:52   By: Anonymous
           
          JERK!!!

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        Re: HAHAHAHAHAHA!
        Posted on: 2018-06-11 10:04:44   By: Anonymous
         
        AHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!! YOU NAILED IT BROTHER!!! OUR PINETREE HERO ROCKS THE IGNORANT DEMOCRATS AGAIN!!! AHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!,

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2018-06-07 03:26:17   By: Anonymous
     
    NO ONE ABOVE LAW !!!

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2018-06-08 09:34:10   By: Anonymous
       
      I am.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2018-06-11 10:02:55   By: Anonymous
     
    AHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!, WHINING, CRYING, IGNORANT HILLARY KUNT LICKER!!! AHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!,

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No Subject
Posted on: 2018-06-04 09:46:39   By: Anonymous
 
What happen to the blue wave.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2018-06-07 12:18:29   By: Anonymous
     
    Hits in November. Get ready.

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effing question
Posted on: 2018-06-04 09:50:33   By: Anonymous
 
Your my motherlode material , signed John

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    Re: effing question
    Posted on: 2018-06-04 14:05:35   By: Anonymous
     
    John is more literate than the post above. It's an obvious forgery.

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      Re: effing question
      Posted on: 2018-06-11 11:11:10   By: Anonymous
       
      I think it's a frogery.

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No Subject
Posted on: 2018-06-04 13:13:30   By: Anonymous
 
Hum dee-dee dee-dee, hua-hua.

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He is NOT above the law
Posted on: 2018-06-04 16:02:39   By: Anonymous
 
Are you kidding!!! He is NOT above the law, even though he thinks he is. That is, if he even thinks! I doubt it.

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    Re: Doesn't need to pardon!!!
    Posted on: 2018-06-04 21:37:20   By: Anonymous
     
    This whole pardon business implies that President Trump did something illegal and needs a pardon. The premise is pure BS!!! The question should be if he should pardon Obama, Commie, Hillary, et. al.

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      Re: Doesn't need to pardon!!!
      Posted on: 2018-06-05 00:07:24   By: Anonymous
       
      What about Pizza-gate?

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        Re: Doesn't need to pardon!!!
        Posted on: 2018-06-05 09:02:59   By: Anonymous
         
        You know that was not real, right?

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          Re: Doesn't need to pardon!!!
          Posted on: 2018-06-05 12:10:04   By: Anonymous
           
          Is too.

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            Re: Doesn't need to pardon!!!
            Posted on: 2018-06-05 16:43:29   By: Anonymous
             
            Pizza-Gate killed 1,000's of baby ducks.

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              Re: Doesn't need to pardon!!!
              Posted on: 2018-06-06 00:33:04   By: Anonymous
               
              WOW! I did not know that.

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                Re: Doesn't need to pardon!!!
                Posted on: 2018-06-06 00:38:04   By: Anonymous
                 
                And for all of the baby ducks killed by Pizza-Gate.

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                  Re: Doesn't need to pardon!!!
                  Posted on: 2018-06-07 10:50:14   By: Anonymous
                   
                  I'll never eat pizza with a Clinton again.

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      Re: Doesn't need to pardon!!!
      Posted on: 2018-06-05 09:01:58   By: Anonymous
       
      Several members of Trump's campaign team have been charged and most have plead guilty. NY Times just published a letter from Trump's lawyers to Mueller stating that President Trump drafted the misleading letter about the Trump Tower meeting of June 2016 between Russians and Donald Trump Jr., Kushner, and Manafort. That meeting was clear Russian Collusion based on the e-mails released by Donald Jr. himself. Bannon has said Trump knew about the meeting and met with the Russian representatives in Trump Tower.

      Lying to the NY Times is not a crime but drafting a misleading (lying!) letter shows a consciousness of guilt. Trump knows he is guilty, otherwise he would not have ever raised the idea of pardoning himself. And he would have met with Mueller's investigators. And he would turn off the daily fog machine that is so clearly intended to distract and confuse people like you.

      This is only one example of the crimes committed by Trump. Once the FBI gets all of Michael Cohen's records the list will be much longer. Trump is basically a mob boss. There are skeletons in every closet he's ever been near.

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        Re: Doesn't need to pardon!!!
        Posted on: 2018-06-05 22:10:37   By: Anonymous
         
        There is a Russian in every one of your closets! If Mueller and his henchmen had an ounce of proof they would have produced it by now. I know you're hoping there is something there but so far there is no there, there! Check another closet, maybe you'll find something there.

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          Re: Doesn't need to pardon!!!
          Posted on: 2018-06-06 07:01:18   By: Anonymous
           
          How do you know that? Do you have access to the investigation?

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            Re: Doesn't need to pardon!!!
            Posted on: 2018-06-06 07:47:40   By: Anonymous
             
            We don't know anything except what the press says are facts. You liberals know even less because your sources are only combinations of FAKE news!

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              Re: Doesn't need to pardon!!!
              Posted on: 2018-06-06 07:53:38   By: Anonymous
               
              So why are you so confident because in your own words.. we don't know anything?



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          Re: Doesn't need to pardon!!!
          Posted on: 2018-06-06 09:41:55   By: Anonymous
           
          Did you read my post. The Russian collusion I gave as an example is in the public record? None of the facts are in dispute. The only question is your ability to understand what has been released by Donald Jr. and Trump's lawyers and published by many newspapers.

          Mueller may have much more, but evidence of collusion is already out there. Open your eyes.

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          Re: Doesn't need to pardon!!!
          Posted on: 2018-06-09 23:02:49   By: Anonymous
           
          Hey, Duffas. Lt. Col. Rogers, the FOX news military and intelligence advisor has recently stayed on all networks that he is certain that Putin “has a grip on trump”, and trump is the greatest threat to this nation in many decades. That from a conservative paid FOX advisor.

          You ought to pay more attention or STFU.

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Pray for a Pardon for the Pine Tree!
Posted on: 2018-06-05 19:24:17   By: Anonymous
 


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No Subject
Posted on: 2018-06-06 08:13:48   By: Anonymous
 
How's that spygate investigation going?

Just like Obama tapped the trump hotel

I hear the same phrases and words this administration uses in comments on this thread. You are all being played for the fool!

You're going down on the wrong side of history.

No this isn't a liberal rant. Just a realist.
Stop wearing that stupid red hat and get back to morals and decency. I could care less which side of the spectrum anyone is on. Both sides have issues
But the clown in charge of it all is certainly the ring leader

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2018-06-06 17:59:02   By: Anonymous
     
    Just wishful thinking libs!

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2018-06-06 22:08:07   By: Anonymous
       
      Paul Manafort wittiness tampering. What does that tell you?

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        Re:
        Posted on: 2018-06-06 22:14:42   By: Anonymous
         
        Richard Steel’s dossier is true. Putin has a lot of dirt on Trump. He is the last person on earth that should be president.

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          Re:
          Posted on: 2018-06-06 22:25:53   By: Anonymous
           
          Jared Kushner got his security clearance back. He was only at the meeting at trump tower. Trying to buy dirt on Hillary. Oh from Russia. Who would let this man around America’s most top secrets?

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            Re: Liberal Lamentations
            Posted on: 2018-06-07 07:45:52   By: Anonymous
             
            Twinkle, twinkle little star, how I wish I could shoot par--only bogies and much worse--FAKE NEWS is my realities curse. Russians here, Russians there, seems like Putin's everywhere.

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              Re: Liberal Lamentations
              Posted on: 2018-06-07 14:21:14   By: Anonymous
               
              Impeachment coming soon

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                Re: Liberal Lamentations
                Posted on: 2018-06-07 15:55:06   By: Anonymous
                 
                He was taking really crazy today. Check it out.

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                  Re: Liberal Lamentations
                  Posted on: 2018-06-07 18:36:02   By: Anonymous
                   
                  Islamicists

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          Re:
          Posted on: 2018-06-10 02:01:43   By: Anonymous
           
          and you believe this because it was paid for by the DNC on behalf of Hillary?

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2018-06-10 01:55:27   By: Anonymous
     
    "get back to morals and decency"
    Hilarious to even think there are any libs that know the meaning of the words let alone possess those qualities.

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2018-06-10 05:13:36   By: Anonymous
       
      TRUMP loves Russia more than the United States. Impeach the racist fool.

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        Re:
        Posted on: 2018-06-10 05:16:20   By: Anonymous
         
        Crazy old fart trump. Sickening

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No Subject
Posted on: 2018-06-10 09:58:06   By: Anonymous
 

Pardon? Nope. But he could plead insanity.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2018-06-10 11:32:15   By: Anonymous
     
    Those comments on Russia are a disgrace. GOP is not talking. Drain the swamp

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2018-06-11 05:08:54   By: Anonymous
       
      Trump’s is a complete clown,total fool.

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        Re:
        Posted on: 2018-06-15 05:12:18   By: Anonymous
         
        Separating families, make America great. Worst in history

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          Re:
          Posted on: 2018-06-15 09:17:52   By: Anonymous
           
          Scum bags

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No Subject
Posted on: 2018-06-15 12:15:41   By: Anonymous
 
One Democrat vote for “yes” here. Sometimes you’ve got to give people enough rope to hang themselves.

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