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11 Jun 2019 16:00

Should the fox guard the hen house..
Not a question
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11 Jun 2019 17:56

Sometimes I have to remind myself that this guy is really the president. At one point he pulls a folded piece of paper out of his jacket, saying that this is the secret deal between the US and Mexico, that he alone has the option to divulge... and he is just waiting for Mexico to allow him to release it. At one point he loudly tells the press to "Take my word" for it. Sounds legit to me.

https://twitter.com/atrupar/status/1138493800991666176

Of the 11 tweets Trump made in the last 24 hours, 7 are just him tweeting videos from Fox News of people praising him. Others attack the news for accurate reporting. And he congratulated a race car driver.
None of us alone are as stupid as all of us together.
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11 Jun 2019 18:35

Unchained wrote:Should the fox guard the hen house..
Not a question

Its not the fox guarding the hen house, its the fox owning the hen house (the hens are paying the fox to pay it self).
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12 Jun 2019 01:28

Nope and isn't that how monopolies start?
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12 Jun 2019 04:41

dt signed yet another executive order: this one to push genetically engineered food. While not exactly the same thing (depending on the semantics I guess), the known and suspected side effects/results of GMOs should be a flashing red light for GEF! I know that he doesn't understand and therefore believe in science, but come on man!


https://www.apnews.com/2895e0f0ef344d16bfcf6f457ed2e759


“Some of this is what I call a faith-based approach, and not science-based approach to regulation. They have faith that none of these things are going to cause any problems,” --Center for Food Safety Note: some of these things are going to cause problems.
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12 Jun 2019 13:56

jmdirt wrote:dt signed yet another executive order: this one to push genetically engineered food. While not exactly the same thing (depending on the semantics I guess), the known and suspected side effects/results of GMOs should be a flashing red light for GEF! I know that he doesn't understand and therefore believe in science, but come on man!


https://www.apnews.com/2895e0f0ef344d16bfcf6f457ed2e759

When we had the government shutdown we saw but didn't care about much.
The inspection process is spotty at best. The number of players trying to sell is garbage to eat is ever increasing.
As we modify things that are within the imagination of the best,brightest well meaning genetic engineers..and also the work of unscrupulous scientists..the world.mother nature will show we didn't,couldn't anticipate all wild world variables.
Trump has shown over and over and over that even the simplest of science is not in his grasp. Nuclear and food issues need plans..long term comprehensive plans.
Not emotional bathrobe tweets based on what big pharma and ag dreamed up. Curious to see what Trump would have looked and talked like as a juror on an Roundup trials? As more data comes available..all the seed modifications may fvck is forever,but lucky for us the effects of weed management is being revealed and some victims possibly compensated.
Until the companies file bankruptcy. The world may not know how the American system works, here's the short version. Invent a dangerous product like Roundup or opiods..keep cashing checks until it looks like you have been found out. File bankruptcy.avoid paying victims and physical damages.
Modify a food that kills all corn,soy or chickens..say "oops" .file..start over again.
If anyone is using Faith based science for food inspection and research as a prevailing method..omfg..
They are the same Jesus freaks teaching pulling out or rhythm method to our kids as birth control.


“Some of this is what I call a faith-based approach, and not science-based approach to regulation. They have faith that none of these things are going to cause any problems,” --Center for Food Safety Note: some of these things are going to cause problems.
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12 Jun 2019 22:46

https://www.nydailynews.com/news/national/ny-cereals-cherrios-nature-valley-roundup-cancer-20190612-lbmnts7qmravrauzii4vhx55d4-story.html

https://nypost.com/video/watch-jon-stewarts-entire-testimony-for-9-11-first-responders-health-care-rights/

Both things about chemicals,and one guy from New York wo a science background trying to do everything he can to understand. He may end up being some kind of folk hero for his trying.
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14 Jun 2019 14:33

First two Donald Trump Jr questions:
What was your objective by misleading the inquiry with your fabrication about Russian adoptions during discovered meetings?

Because of a standard practice of past Presidents divesting in their private businesses before assuming the role, isn't it fair to the voters,tax payers and concerned citizens to see where their elected President derives his income? How much? Who from? And if appropriate taxes were paid on all income?
Jr..you don't seem to be keeping the office hours of a person running a major enterprise as you and your father spoke of before and as he took office?
Are you a quasi government employee?
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16 Jun 2019 20:12

So dt is foreshadowing his intent to serve more than two terms (even though he hasn't even finished one yet). His reasoning is that his supporters might demand it. Beside the fact that most/all supporters would like to see their person continue to serve, he wasn't even elected by a majority of the voters this time, less than 40% of the country support him now, and there is that pesky constitution thing. I'm sure some billionaires would love to demand that he stay in to help them rake in more money, dirty industry would love to demand that he stay in to help them pollute and rake in more money. I'm sure that 20% of the people could demand that he serve longer, but even if that was constitutional, 20% isn't a majority.
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17 Jun 2019 05:08

https://www.newsmax.com/newsfront/peace-plan-jason-greenblatt-israeli-elections/2019/06/16/id/920621/
The U.S. Middle East peace plan may be delayed until after Israel forms its government in November, President Donald Trump’s special envoy Jason Greenblatt told The Jerusalem Post’s Annual Conference on Sunday.

Greenblatt refused to disclose specific details of the plan, saying, “We hold something very delicate in our hands. If we keep a tight lid on it, we increase chances of success.”


BS - there's no f***in' peace plan. It's just a wish list from Bibi with some mindless waffle from Kushner.

Edit - just saw - https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/jun/17/minefields-and-ruins-israeli-settlement-called-trump-built-on-conquered-land
Minefields and ruins: Israeli settlement called Trump built on conquered land

‘It will mean something for him, that there is a place in the world, far away from the States, with his name’

I feel ill ...
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17 Jun 2019 20:11

Two super models disagree about the banning of plastic bags after a shopping spree

https://nypost.com/video/two-women-at-walmart-throw-punches-and-pull-hair/
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17 Jun 2019 23:03

Unchained wrote:Two super models disagree about the banning of plastic bags after a shopping spree

https://nypost.com/video/two-women-at-walmart-throw-punches-and-pull-hair/

White trash power activate! They are pissed because the tariffs are causing price roll forwards on plastics stuff, not to mention cookies and chips!
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18 Jun 2019 00:38

I say this seriously.
Impeachment is not an answer to anything.
Our President,like most of the public don't have a clue. Trump told us he didn't collude because he didn't know what it meant. He was sincere when he explained to George Stephanopoulos the ways in which he would collude and break the law. Donnie went deep..he said what he would do as the President,as a member of Congress and he gave a sock puppet explanation about the law,law enforcement and what they would do. Saying frankly that he knows the work ethic and work load and the CIA and FBI have better things to do.
Impeachment is not a mystery. Someone should sit Donald down and explain that he is not "******"that it's not the end of his presidency to get impeached.never was.
As scary as any of this is..the fact our President didn't read the Mueller report is terrifying. He is not fit for office.
If Congress wanted to take action about Trump's words and speech they should draft some behavioral standards,some minimums to ensure no sitting President of the United States acts and talks as Trump did w Luara Ingram in front of the world,in front of the tombstones of our dead and as a representative of the American people and our history.
Standing in view of the seal painted on the side of Air Force One lying about sex cover up payments was bad. Having our law enforcement ask if they met with Russians..at first no..a little later yes but it was about child adoption..and then yes we met to get dirt on opponent..and it's morphed into so much more.
None of that even registers on the Schithead meter compared to his conduct in France.
A true disgrace regardless of bone spurs or not.
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18 Jun 2019 23:38

The NRA is almost $11 million in the red (for '18) and they have a $28 million dollar line of credit on their headquarters. Pile on top of that they froze their employee pension plan. What happened to the billion dollars that they raised in the name of MAGA/Trump? Did dt get it all?
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19 Jun 2019 04:05

The NRA is yet another organization,repurposed to pollute. Our country is filled with sportsman. Gun owners,hunters,target shooters,people who live and work outside the boundaries of conventional police protection.
An organization that had some founding in wildlife conservation, safety and good housekeeping of firearms.
So we need an NRA type of organization? Absolutely.
Habitat is more important now than at any time in human history.
The NRA turned into a terrorist organization and the numbers are starting to reveal that.
Help Greg Lemond's brother in law understand gun safety. Important.
Help Washington aszplugs mold an all or nothing,single issue,2nd amendment straw man..
You get Oliver North as the smartest guy in the room...waaaay scary.
For the millennial crowd..Google search Oliver North and lying to Congress..nothing is new
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19 Jun 2019 13:46

I must say the United States is in strange state of flux. One where we have lost our collective minds.
Trump normally or abnormally states false statements day and night. Twitter,Press releases,interviews and other outlets. Given the last @10 days we probably need a national time out to remedy or bad behavior.
Central Park 5..pretty straight forward. Young men and children beaten into false confessions. DNA evidence and an unsolicited confession by the perpetrator. Trump called then for the death penalty before during and after trial. Currently when faced with the facts,legal judgements, Trump says it's no big deal because they wrongly imprisoned were not good people in Donalds opinion. The old lock em' up we will work out the details later..literally.
In Phoenix the cops pull a gun on a four year old. A mother and another child. Shoplifting.
The only right and wrong question is clear.here is the answer to any questions about the case.
It is never OK to pull and point a gun at a 4yo child. Period. Any further explanation should be the grounds for more people losing their jobs. These people should not be police.
This behavior is not being done while wearing sheets or masks to hide the identity of these people. Most of the stupidity is done in plain sight,w approval of onlookers.
What are we doing?

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=0c-arO79hjo

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=IdnwxyLCuto

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=pV7oaM3_UNM

This is not normal
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20 Jun 2019 05:07

https://www.politico.com/story/2019/06/19/hope-hicks-testimony-trump-oversight-1368164
“We’re watching obstruction of justice in action,” said Rep. Ted Lieu (D-Calif.).

“It’s a farce,” added Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.), who said Hicks at one point tried to answer a question about an episode involving former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski only to be cut off by the White House counsel.
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Lieu said the White House lawyers were “making crap up” to block Hicks from testifying.


If there's no collusion why all the legal tap dancing to avoid answering? "Making crap up" - the three words that define the Trump administration.
"Imagine your loved ones conquered by Napoleon and forced to live under French rule. Do you want them to eat that rich food and those heavy sauces? Do you want them to have soufflé every meal and croissant?"
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20 Jun 2019 09:21

https://www.presstv.com/Detail/2019/06/19/598931/War-with-Iran-based-on-a-lie-Sanders-vows-to-do-his-best-to-stop-US-attacking-Iran
US 2020 presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders says a war with Iran would “be based on a lie” just like the US invasion of Vietnam and Iraq in the past, vowing to do whatever he can as an American senator to “stop US attacking Iran.”
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Sanders called the Iraq and Vietnam wars “the two worst foreign policy disasters… based on lies that came from the White House.”


https://www.presstv.com/Detail/2019/06/20/598942/Iran-IRGC-US-spy-drone
Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has shot down an intruding American spy drone in the country’s southern coastal province of Hormozgan.

An informed IRGC source in Hormozgan Province said the drone had been targeted near the Kouh-e Mobarak region and fell down in the area of Ras al-Shir in Iran’s territorial waters.

He told the IRNA news agency that the downing came after repeated violations of Iran’s airspace by US reconnaissance drones in the Persian Gulf region.

... a US official, speaking on the condition of anonymity to the Associated Press, confirmed on Thursday that an American military drone had been shot down in “international airspace” over the Strait of Hormuz by an Iranian surface-to-air missile.

He identified the drone as a US Navy MQ-4C Triton, which builds on elements of the RQ-4 Global Hawk with minor changes.
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20 Jun 2019 14:24

Donald J. Trump
‏@realDonaldTrump
Iran made a very big mistake!
Uh-oh.....
None of us alone are as stupid as all of us together.
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20 Jun 2019 15:01

Donald you didn't make a mistake by flying drones over a place you can't find on the map.

Dearest Dkhead, we all remember your first week in office agenda, bring everybody home. Rants about not being the world's policemen.
You have been consistent about many things..and fossil fuels have been one.
With the United States the reigning Prince of petroleum why are we paying to protect somebody else's?
What is your message? Your policy? Venezuela? Iran,Iraq,Syria,Yemen,Nigeria and N Korea for starters?
Where are are allies?
Check your to do list..healthcare,easily won trade wars, 50+ campaign rallies and counting. Donnie..world war will surely fvck up your golf game!
Maybe help the Brits on health care and brexit..stick to easy stuff. Maybe watch Netflix so you don't look like a dope when asked about a show that featured some of your handiwork..like calling for the death penalty for innocent children.
What does the Prince of murder say about this over in Saudi Arabia? He wants war right? How about Benny over in Israel? He wants war right?
Yesterday's report was @71 million people displaced by war..that number wasn't good enough for you?
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