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Old 07-19-2019, 08:28 PM
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And all this will happen again.
That didn't take long. Seems the racist chanters are "incredible people" and "incredible patriots."
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Old 07-25-2019, 02:58 AM
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The highlight of the Republican portion of Mueller hearing today was watching them just sputtering invective without actually asking a coherent question. And Mueller's patent response was f'n hilarious.

My new go-to phrase when dealing with asshats from this point forward: "I take your question."

Thank you, Bob Mueller.





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Old 07-25-2019, 03:16 AM
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Pulled this from an article in the responses:

https://qz.com/1674164/muellers-i-ta...-legal-expert/

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“‘I take your question’ is used often when the witness doesn’t know the answer to the question,” she said. It’s distinct from a straight “no” because it indicates that the answer may well be knowable, just that this witness doesn’t know it.

From a technical perspective, the answer can preserve the question for follow-up on the record. After the hearings, committee chairpersons give their colleagues a deadline for submitting additional questions based on the witness’s testimony and Mueller might be asked to provide a more substantive response.

Johnson notes that in the context of today’s hearings, and specifically the first instance when Mueller said “I take your question” after what she calls “a rant” by Republican Louie Gohmert of Texas, the response is also a way of saying, “I got you. I hear you.” But it doesn’t mean Mueller has an answer, and in this case it seemed to mean that the former special counsel wasn’t happy that Gohmert left no obvious question for Mueller to answer.
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Old 07-25-2019, 05:33 AM
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Republican lawmaker complains to Mueller about lack of Fox News in his report - The Washington Post
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Old 08-14-2019, 03:01 AM
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Trump Superfan Bill Mitchell Raised Money to Move to D.C. He Moved to Miami Instead

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Old 08-14-2019, 06:46 AM
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Isn't that the whole Qanon schtick? All these things are supposed to happen but then they never happen?
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Isn't that the whole Qanon schtick? All these things are supposed to happen but then they never happen?
People tend to rationalize and double down whenever prophecies or big conspiracy events are supposed to happen.

I think there's a point where normal human rationalization goes into dysfunction, though, and I think if anyone is still a Qanon follower is probably veering that way.
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Old 08-14-2019, 05:26 PM
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OMG I love his excuses!
‘Like I was going to continue the revolution but the weather just wasn’t choice, so I stayed home instead. Besides this is fine, it’s FINE, ok guys it will be BETTER than what I promised, trust me! I obviously didn’t steal your puny amount of money, do you think I could buy such a huge place using such a tiny amount of money raised, I think not, which is proof I didn’t steal it.
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Old 08-14-2019, 10:54 PM
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"I love cranes. I love trucks of all types. Even when I was a little boy at four years old, my mother would say, 'You love trucks.' I do. I always loved trucks. I still do."
~ What passes for a conservative nowadays
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This level of horrible is actually impressive.


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Devin Nunes versus a cow.

No decision in Devin Nunes lawsuit against Twitter, fake cow | The Fresno Bee

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Old 08-28-2019, 07:49 PM
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"There was a national apology for slavery. It was called the Civil War where 700,000 Americans died. So that seems to have been kind of important in American history."
~ Ben Shapiro

In related news, the savage beat-down Germany received in WWII was Germany's apology for the Holocaust.
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And as the Singular great War of the 20th century taught us, once you fight someone and win, you never have to fight them again. and Germany was never a problem again.
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Once all the Germans were warlike and mean,
But that couldn't happen again ...
We taught them a lesson in 1918,
And they've hardly bothered us since then.
- "MLF Lullaby," from 50-odd years ago
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"There was a national apology for slavery. It was called the Civil War where 700,000 Americans died. So that seems to have been kind of important in American history."
~ Ben Shapiro
I thought the Civil War was about states' rights. :scratch:
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Old 08-28-2019, 11:27 PM
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Me too! I still think it kinda was, except that instead of states' rights to designate human beings as chattel is was actually about states' rights to apologize for slavery by conducting a lengthy, costly, vigorous, armed, to-the-death defense of slavery.

Yessir, that makes perfect sense.
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Wohl is a complete shit, but I wonder if his location is doing that because he's using an web anonymizer and forgot to turn off locations on Twitter.

i.e. it's because he's stupid, but not because he's intentionally trying to seem worldly.
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I also saw that he went private - I wonder if that made him realize his true location could be seen on older tweets...
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Wait, doesn't the Bible say that humans were created from ... dirt?



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“And the Lord God formed man of the dust of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life ..."

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"By the sweat of your brow you will eat your food until you return to the ground, since from it you were taken; for dust you are and to dust you will return."

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You know, if you have even the most basic understanding of evolutionary biology, you know that all living things are related through common descent -- that is, we share common ancestry with all of the other wondrous, beautiful, and just plain fascinating creatures that inhabit (and have inhabited) this globe. According to the Bible, however, we're just glorified dirt.

I know which of those two notions I find more ennobling.
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