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Re: The Malevolent Orange Ball of Gas. Squirrel!
« Reply #23760 on: March 17, 2017, 03:14:03 AM »
D'ya reckon being rich makes you more likely to lack empathy or that lacking empathy makes you more likely to get rich?

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Re: The Malevolent Orange Ball of Gas. Squirrel!
« Reply #23761 on: March 17, 2017, 03:55:59 AM »
D'ya reckon being rich makes you more likely to lack empathy or that lacking empathy makes you more likely to get rich?

Both. An ex friend of mine was a schoolteacher, middle of the road leaning slightly left politically. He inherited a huge swathe of prime development land worth ~ $200M, spent a few years developing it and is now worth about $400M. Suddenly all low income households are slackers and should work harder, anyone at the bottom doesn't deserve to be given free schooling and healthcare, they should educate themselves and get a better job etc, he's now a typical rich right wing c*nt.
We were at a barbie and he was educating a group of people whom he didn't know about how if they worked hard they could have a ferrari just like his, I said take no notice of him, you don't need to work hard, you just need to inherit $200M, he hasn't spoken to me since. Fuckin gobshite.

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Re: The Malevolent Orange Ball of Gas. Squirrel!
« Reply #23762 on: March 17, 2017, 05:11:42 AM »
Interesting analysis, a bit conspiracy theory ish, but a good read nonetheless.
https://patribotics.blog/2017/01/17/dear-mr-putin-lets-play-chess-louise-mensch-trump-russia/

Sorry but that's typical conspiracy post-hoc rationalisation. Work from the evidence not a neat and tidy narrative that provides one controller of all events. This is a massive shit show and it's safe to say that based on all the evidence we have, that no one is 'in charge of' or 'behind' this.
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Re: The Malevolent Orange Ball of Gas. Squirrel!
« Reply #23763 on: March 17, 2017, 07:21:33 AM »
Fuckin gobshite.

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That's cheered me up after reading through this thread.

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« Reply #23764 on: March 17, 2017, 11:03:07 AM »
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Re: The Malevolent Orange Ball of Gas. Squirrel!
« Reply #23765 on: March 17, 2017, 11:30:19 AM »
US have made a formal apology to the UK after the false wire tap claims

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/03/17/us-makes-formal-apology-britain-white-house-accuses-gchq-wiretapping/amp/

So I'm expecting no one to do anything at all about Trump accusing Obama, but is there anything that could/should be done?  Just feels like he can get away with pretty much anything and anyone hoping for anything like impeachment (for any reason) is living in a dream world :/

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« Reply #23766 on: March 17, 2017, 12:21:39 PM »
So I'm expecting no one to do anything at all about Trump accusing Obama, but is there anything that could/should be done?  Just feels like he can get away with pretty much anything and anyone hoping for anything like impeachment (for any reason) is living in a dream world :/

The democrats don't want to impeach him. They want to run against his record in the midterms in 2018 (1/3 of Senators, all of Congress, Governorships and State legislatures...) and later in 2020.

If they impeach him, they'd have to run against that slimey VP, who is charting out his own presidential run if Trump decides not to run in 2020 (by embracing Trump yet contradicting him...on the record for future use). They'd also fire up Trump's supporters that see a conspiracy behind every corner.

So they'd be more than happy to see him struggle to put forward coherent policy and grope for personal popularity.
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« Reply #23767 on: March 17, 2017, 12:32:13 PM »
What is the deal with Lawrence O'Donnell? He seems to hate Trump more than anyone. Did the Orange One run over his dog or something like that? It's not that I don't enjoy someone making it pretty obvious that he hates the president, I just find it a bit odd that there seems to be that much hate...

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« Reply #23768 on: March 17, 2017, 01:23:59 PM »
Yeah that's going to end well

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-39297031

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Re: The Malevolent Orange Ball of Gas. Squirrel!
« Reply #23769 on: March 17, 2017, 01:29:07 PM »
US have made a formal apology to the UK after the false wire tap claims

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/03/17/us-makes-formal-apology-britain-white-house-accuses-gchq-wiretapping/amp/
I'd be surprised if GCHQ aren't tapping everything they possibly can.
They of course won't admit it :)
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« Reply #23770 on: March 17, 2017, 01:54:09 PM »
NYPD Says President Trump's Budget Cuts Leave New York Vulnerable to Terror

The NYPD said Thursday that President Donald Drumpf’s enormous slate of proposed budget cuts would take away “critical” funding the department uses to fight terrorism in New York.

The cuts could impact everything from active-shooter training to intelligence analysis to bomb squad equipment, police said at a briefing with New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday.

“Under the president’s proposal, nearly all federal funding to the NYPD would be eradicated,” James P. O’Neill, the New York City police commissioner, said during the briefing. “This funding is absolutely critical. It is the backbone of our entire counter-terrorism apparatus.”

As the nation’s largest city, New York has long been a target for terror attacks. Law enforcement officers have also had to work to protect First Lady Melania Trump and her son Barron, who still live at Trump Tower in Manhattan.

The Trump administration has defended its budget cuts as getting rid of unnecessary programs to accomplish his campaign promises. But O’Neill says the proposed changes would make the president’s home town less safe.

“It is the cornerstone of effective preparedness and prevention against terrorist threats, and enables us to do all we can do to keep this city secure,” O’Neill said. “Everyone who lives in, works in, and visits New York City — this money’s critical to keeping everybody safe.”

O'Neill said the proposed federal budget would cost the NYPD about $110 million, which it receives annually through the Homeland Security Grant Program, according to the Washington Post.

He added that New York City continues to be a top terror target, and said: “Simply put, we cannot afford to cut corners in fighting terrorism.”

http://time.com/4704617/nypd-donald-trump-budget-terrorism/

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« Reply #23771 on: March 17, 2017, 02:06:08 PM »
I'd be surprised if GCHQ aren't tapping everything they possibly can.
They of course won't admit it :)

They wouldn't be so crass as to be doing surveillance on Trump Tower though (and would they even need to?!). Trump and his supporters are shifting the discussion. What has been reliably reported was that several allied intelligence agencies across Europe picked up odd shit involving Russia, Trump's campaign, and criminal activity. This was passed on to the US agencies and then triggered further investigation as the Americans tried to piece together what had happened. This is obviously going to involve information picked up in surveillance (whether broad and routine or specifically targeted on people already of interest to Western intelligence agencies) but Trump Tower itself was not the target of any surveillance - nor would Obama have been involved in any way. Still not sure whether this is Trump flinging poop because that is what Trump does or whether it's preparing his defence for much more significant allegations (even if only of willful negligence in vetting his campaign) to come.
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Re: The Malevolent Orange Ball of Gas. Squirrel!
« Reply #23772 on: March 17, 2017, 02:22:06 PM »
I'd be surprised if GCHQ aren't tapping everything they possibly can.
They of course won't admit it :)

They should have announced that they only taped the calls to the Russians.

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« Reply #23773 on: March 17, 2017, 02:53:49 PM »
Yeah that's going to end well

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-39297031

Tillerson: Military action against North Korea 'an option'



I liked Rude Pundit's take on that - "Poke it with a stick and see what happens" is not a foreign policy.

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Re: The Malevolent Orange Ball of Gas. Squirrel!
« Reply #23774 on: March 17, 2017, 03:10:14 PM »
NYPD Says President Trump's Budget Cuts Leave New York Vulnerable to Terror

http://time.com/4704617/nypd-donald-trump-budget-terrorism/

They want a terror attack. That way they can ramp up fear and strip away more and more freedoms from their citizens.

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« Reply #23775 on: March 17, 2017, 03:37:11 PM »
Ha, Enda sticks it to Trump over immigration....

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« Reply #23776 on: March 17, 2017, 04:07:57 PM »
US have made a formal apology to the UK after the false wire tap claims

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/03/17/us-makes-formal-apology-britain-white-house-accuses-gchq-wiretapping/amp/

No apologies likely forthcoming for the shitstorm this claim has caused within their own bureaucracy

Yeah that's going to end well

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-39297031

Tillerson: Military action against North Korea 'an option'



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« Reply #23777 on: March 17, 2017, 05:46:35 PM »
 Steve Herman‏Verified account @W7VOA

According to pool report, Tillerson at #Korea DMZ allowed @FoxNews into a meeting but blocked US networks' pool.


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« Reply #23778 on: March 17, 2017, 06:09:05 PM »
Pretty soon starting a war will be Trump's last, best hope of distracting everybody from the shit he's done and pulling the news media into line.   :butt
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« Reply #23779 on: March 17, 2017, 06:17:45 PM »
US Secret Service laptop 'stolen'

A US Secret Service laptop with Trump Tower floor plans and other sensitive material was taken from an agent's vehicle in New York, US media report.

Authorities said the laptop was taken on Thursday morning and contains sensitive information.

The computer has details on the criminal inquiry into former Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton's use of private email, according to ABC News.

Police are looking at surveillance footage to identify a suspect.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-39310793

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« Reply #23780 on: March 17, 2017, 06:42:06 PM »
Liked how it was the German reporters that asked the tough questions about wire tapping.

And Trump threw Fox under the train.

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« Reply #23781 on: March 17, 2017, 06:43:39 PM »
Merkel's face when Trump said 'fake news' was a picture....

I don't think they got on....

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« Reply #23782 on: March 17, 2017, 06:46:02 PM »
I know that to ask is futile, but does this c*nt realise that this is not a game?

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/video/2017/mar/17/donald-trump-angela-merkel-no-handshake-video
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« Reply #23783 on: March 17, 2017, 06:47:45 PM »
He's a stupid c*nt.

(Breaking News, hence not much in the link as I post it)

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-39310801

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Trump: Merkel and I both phone-tapped?

US President Trump has suggested that both he and German Chancellor Merkel were tapped by the Obama administration
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« Reply #23784 on: March 17, 2017, 06:54:23 PM »
He's a stupid c*nt.

(Breaking News, hence not much in the link as I post it)

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-39310801


Was she talking to the Russians too?

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« Reply #23785 on: March 17, 2017, 07:13:57 PM »
Blaming fox news now 😂

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« Reply #23786 on: March 17, 2017, 07:26:26 PM »
There will be world war 3 if this Oompa Loompa stay's in office for the full term.

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« Reply #23787 on: March 17, 2017, 07:33:51 PM »
I know that to ask is futile, but does this c*nt realise that this is not a game?

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/video/2017/mar/17/donald-trump-angela-merkel-no-handshake-video

Clearly not. Fucking embarrassing behaviour.
He's a stupid c*nt.

(Breaking News, hence not much in the link as I post it)

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-39310801


Seriously, is he that fucking stupid? And bear in mind, this is a woman who grew up in East Germany and hence would know all  about the dangers of domestic spying and genuine "fake news".

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« Reply #23788 on: March 17, 2017, 08:16:30 PM »
I know that to ask is futile, but does this c*nt realise that this is not a game?

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/video/2017/mar/17/donald-trump-angela-merkel-no-handshake-video

What a disgusting piece of fucking shit.

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« Reply #23789 on: March 17, 2017, 08:21:23 PM »
That moment when you pass the bag for Fox News to hold and Fox News says, "oh no you fucking don't".

https://twitter.com/colinjones/status/842818304209305601

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« Reply #23790 on: March 17, 2017, 08:28:30 PM »
That moment when you pass the bag for Fox News to hold and Fox News says, "oh no you fucking don't".

https://twitter.com/colinjones/status/842818304209305601




The only network that has his back and throws them under the bus. :lmao

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« Reply #23791 on: March 17, 2017, 08:37:49 PM »
That moment when you pass the bag for Fox News to hold and Fox News says, "oh no you fucking don't".

https://twitter.com/colinjones/status/842818304209305601


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« Reply #23792 on: March 17, 2017, 08:55:35 PM »
That moment when you pass the bag for Fox News to hold and Fox News says, "oh no you fucking don't".

https://twitter.com/colinjones/status/842818304209305601

When the press pack bursts out laughing - he doesn't realise that they're laughing at him, and not his quip, does he?
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« Reply #23793 on: March 17, 2017, 09:37:43 PM »
When the press pack bursts out laughing - he doesn't realise that they're laughing at him, and not his quip, does he?

No, he really doesn't. He believes that they're laughing at his impromptu comedic genius.

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« Reply #23794 on: March 17, 2017, 09:56:35 PM »
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"We said nothing, all we did was quote a certain very talented legal mind who was the one responsible for saying that on TV," said President Trump.

At this point, any normal person would sack their press secretary.

Why the hell is the whitehouse quoting people who are talking shit?

Is no one in the whitehouse curious about that?

Fuck it, quote Hitler.... it's ok, it's only a quote, you can say what you want...


This is so far from normal it's bizarre.....
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« Reply #23795 on: March 17, 2017, 10:02:47 PM »
It's Donald Drumpf. He retweeted a Mussolini quote and didn't give a fuck when he was asked about it. "lt is a good quote..." was his reply...

And l love how Mulvaney or whatever his name is goes on about how compassionate this budget is because they're cutting money for stuff like "Meals on Wheels" or giving food to school children...
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« Reply #23796 on: March 17, 2017, 10:34:24 PM »
At this point, any normal person would sack their press secretary.

But all of the loopy stuff is the the stuff that he is doing under direct orders from the POTUS. The tiny handed one thinks that Spicer is not going far enough.

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« Reply #23797 on: March 17, 2017, 11:16:53 PM »
No, he really doesn't. He believes that they're laughing at his impromptu comedic genius.

Some have said they laugh at the face Merkel makes off camera in response to what Trump says.  ;D
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« Reply #23798 on: March 17, 2017, 11:29:30 PM »
Pretty soon starting a war will be Trump's last, best hope of distracting everybody from the shit he's done and pulling the news media into line.   :butt

Both Bushes did that. It may not work as effectively.

Also, Trump campaigned as a non-interventionist. He promised to disentangle the US from overseas wars. That would be a major U-turn. But then again, he has a short attention span and doesn't believe himself what is coming out of his mouth...
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« Reply #23799 on: March 17, 2017, 11:42:28 PM »
Both Bushes did that. It may not work as effectively.

Also, Trump campaigned as a non-interventionist. He promised to disentangle the US from overseas wars. That would be a major U-turn. But then again, he has a short attention span and doesn't believe himself what is coming out of his mouth...

I don't think that's true, not for Bush senior at any rate.  Bush junior invaded Iraq because he failed to nail Bin Laden in Afghanistan and the people back home were getting restless.  It was stupid and self serving, but there was at least a broader political context underpinning it.

Trump would start a war with North Korea for no other reason than to try and stop people talking about his Russian connections, and to try and distract the press from holding him to account by accusing them of a lack of patriotism.  That's not even a bad political agenda - that's solely 100% personal for the glory of Trump.

FFS honestly, imagine if he gave the order to attack North Korea?  Or to antagonise them into opening fire so the US can fire back?  Imagine what the military would think about that?  If somebody in the Pentagon didn't demand the GOP invoke the 25th Amendment after getting an order like that, then you can only pray Trump keeps his tiny hands off the operation and the military have somebody who knows what the hell they are doing.
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