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YYW
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8/3/2016 3:29:41 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
What would it take to get you to get off the Trump train?
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8/3/2016 3:30:16 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
Nothing.
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8/3/2016 3:32:09 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
For Trump to say that if he were elected he would start a nuclear war.
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8/3/2016 3:32:13 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/3/2016 3:30:16 AM, thett3 wrote:
Nothing.

There's literally no circumstance under which this is not a terrible and undemocratic answer.
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8/3/2016 3:34:22 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/3/2016 3:32:13 AM, 000ike wrote:
At 8/3/2016 3:30:16 AM, thett3 wrote:
Nothing.

There's literally no circumstance under which this is not a terrible and undemocratic answer.

I thought objective morality didn't exist xD
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: At 11/12/2016 11:49:40 PM, Raisor wrote:
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8/3/2016 3:46:37 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/3/2016 3:34:22 AM, thett3 wrote:
At 8/3/2016 3:32:13 AM, 000ike wrote:
At 8/3/2016 3:30:16 AM, thett3 wrote:
Nothing.

There's literally no circumstance under which this is not a terrible and undemocratic answer.

I thought objective morality didn't exist xD

lol relativism is not nihilism ... I assume that democracy, freedom, and the principles of the american constitution are things you value, in which case, swearing unconditional allegiance to a candidate should be unacceptable.
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8/3/2016 3:53:28 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/3/2016 3:30:16 AM, thett3 wrote:
Nothing.

Really? There is nothing that could change your vote for him?
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8/3/2016 3:56:00 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/3/2016 3:46:37 AM, 000ike wrote:
At 8/3/2016 3:34:22 AM, thett3 wrote:
At 8/3/2016 3:32:13 AM, 000ike wrote:
At 8/3/2016 3:30:16 AM, thett3 wrote:
Nothing.

There's literally no circumstance under which this is not a terrible and undemocratic answer.

I thought objective morality didn't exist xD

lol relativism is not nihilism ... I assume that democracy, freedom, and the principles of the american constitution are things you value, in which case, swearing unconditional allegiance to a candidate should be unacceptable.

Constitutional principles?

What do you mean, like abortion rights and affirmative action?

My only value is to destroy the system that allows for things like this: http://www.unz.com...

Donald Trump has already destroyed half of it
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"Thett, you're really good at convincing people you're a decent person"-tulle

"You fit the character of Regina George quite nicely"- Sam

: At 11/12/2016 11:49:40 PM, Raisor wrote:
: thett was right
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8/3/2016 3:57:07 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/3/2016 3:53:28 AM, YYW wrote:
At 8/3/2016 3:30:16 AM, thett3 wrote:
Nothing.

Really? There is nothing that could change your vote for him?

Nothing.

I don't want Hillarys platform of endless mass immigration, corporatism, and pointless proxy wars with Russia
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"Don't quote me, ever." -Max

"My name is max. I'm not a big fan of slacks"- Max rapping

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"Thett, you're really good at convincing people you're a decent person"-tulle

"You fit the character of Regina George quite nicely"- Sam

: At 11/12/2016 11:49:40 PM, Raisor wrote:
: thett was right
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8/3/2016 4:05:21 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/3/2016 3:57:07 AM, thett3 wrote:
At 8/3/2016 3:53:28 AM, YYW wrote:
At 8/3/2016 3:30:16 AM, thett3 wrote:
Nothing.

Really? There is nothing that could change your vote for him?

Nothing.

I don't want Hillarys platform of endless mass immigration, corporatism, and pointless proxy wars with Russia

Who is waging a proxy war with russia now?
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Trump's Criminal Campaign and Presidency:

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Russia: The Update

http://www.debate.org...
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8/3/2016 4:20:22 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/3/2016 4:05:21 AM, YYW wrote:
At 8/3/2016 3:57:07 AM, thett3 wrote:
At 8/3/2016 3:53:28 AM, YYW wrote:
At 8/3/2016 3:30:16 AM, thett3 wrote:
Nothing.

Really? There is nothing that could change your vote for him?

Nothing.

I don't want Hillarys platform of endless mass immigration, corporatism, and pointless proxy wars with Russia

Who is waging a proxy war with russia now?

If Trump says he doesn't care about illegals or enforcing any law, would like to continue feeding the military complex, would like to take money from people who can benefit from legislation (bribes), I would probably not vote for him.
I find myself intrigued by your subvocal oscillations.
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8/3/2016 5:37:24 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
If Trump became "worse" than Clinton on:

1. Disrupting the existing political elite
2. Immigration
3. Globalism
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8/3/2016 3:47:46 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/3/2016 3:32:09 AM, Vox_Veritas wrote:
For Trump to say that if he were elected he would start a nuclear war.

http://www.cnbc.com...
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8/3/2016 7:46:40 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/3/2016 3:29:41 AM, YYW wrote:
What would it take to get you to get off the Trump train?

What would it take to get you back on?
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8/3/2016 7:58:33 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/3/2016 3:47:46 PM, 000ike wrote:
At 8/3/2016 3:32:09 AM, Vox_Veritas wrote:
For Trump to say that if he were elected he would start a nuclear war.

http://www.cnbc.com...

Nice source.
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8/3/2016 8:24:30 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/3/2016 3:47:46 PM, 000ike wrote:
At 8/3/2016 3:32:09 AM, Vox_Veritas wrote:
For Trump to say that if he were elected he would start a nuclear war.

http://www.cnbc.com...

Sounds legit.
I find myself intrigued by your subvocal oscillations.
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For a rhythmic stroking of your fur to demonstrate affection.
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8/3/2016 8:26:32 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/3/2016 7:58:33 PM, Geographia wrote:
At 8/3/2016 3:47:46 PM, 000ike wrote:
At 8/3/2016 3:32:09 AM, Vox_Veritas wrote:
For Trump to say that if he were elected he would start a nuclear war.

http://www.cnbc.com...

Nice source.

I especially liked the pause as the reporters were struggling with the "this is too good to actually be true" aspect...
I find myself intrigued by your subvocal oscillations.
A singular development of cat communications
That obviates your basic hedonistic predilection,
For a rhythmic stroking of your fur to demonstrate affection.
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8/3/2016 8:42:03 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
It has not taken much to get these guys to dump Trump.
Republicans not voting for Mr Trump

Barbara Bush, former first lady
Jeb Bush, former Florida governor, 2016 presidential candidate
William Cohen, former secretary of defence
Jeff Flake, Arizona senator
Lindsey Graham, South Carolina senator, 2016 presidential candidate
Larry Hogan, Maryland governor
John Kasich, Ohio governor, 2016 presidential candidate
Mark Kirk, Illinois senator
Mitt Romney, former Massachusetts governor, 2012 Republican presidential nominee
Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Florida congresswoman
Ben Sasse, Nebraska senator

Republicans voting for Mrs Clinton

Richard Armitage, former deputy secretary of state
Hank Paulson, former treasury secretary
Brent Scowcroft, former national security adviser
Richard Hanna, New York congressman
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8/3/2016 8:51:28 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/3/2016 8:42:03 PM, desmac wrote:
It has not taken much to get these guys to dump Trump.
Republicans not voting for Mr Trump

Barbara Bush, former first lady
Jeb Bush, former Florida governor, 2016 presidential candidate
William Cohen, former secretary of defence
Jeff Flake, Arizona senator
Lindsey Graham, South Carolina senator, 2016 presidential candidate
Larry Hogan, Maryland governor
John Kasich, Ohio governor, 2016 presidential candidate
Mark Kirk, Illinois senator
Mitt Romney, former Massachusetts governor, 2012 Republican presidential nominee
Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Florida congresswoman
Ben Sasse, Nebraska senator

Republicans voting for Mrs Clinton

Richard Armitage, former deputy secretary of state
Hank Paulson, former treasury secretary
Brent Scowcroft, former national security adviser
Richard Hanna, New York congressman

It's a good gig. All these spokespeople are well compensated in one form or another. (except for the Bushes where it's just personal)
I find myself intrigued by your subvocal oscillations.
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That obviates your basic hedonistic predilection,
For a rhythmic stroking of your fur to demonstrate affection.
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8/3/2016 9:03:32 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/3/2016 8:51:28 PM, Greyparrot wrote:
At 8/3/2016 8:42:03 PM, desmac wrote:
It has not taken much to get these guys to dump Trump.
Republicans not voting for Mr Trump

Barbara Bush, former first lady
Jeb Bush, former Florida governor, 2016 presidential candidate
William Cohen, former secretary of defence
Jeff Flake, Arizona senator
Lindsey Graham, South Carolina senator, 2016 presidential candidate
Larry Hogan, Maryland governor
John Kasich, Ohio governor, 2016 presidential candidate
Mark Kirk, Illinois senator
Mitt Romney, former Massachusetts governor, 2012 Republican presidential nominee
Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Florida congresswoman
Ben Sasse, Nebraska senator

Republicans voting for Mrs Clinton

Richard Armitage, former deputy secretary of state
Hank Paulson, former treasury secretary
Brent Scowcroft, former national security adviser
Richard Hanna, New York congressman

It's a good gig. All these spokespeople are well compensated in one form or another. (except for the Bushes where it's just personal)

Do you have any evidence to support that assertion, or are you going Alex-Jones-style on this conspiracy theory?
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8/3/2016 9:26:49 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/3/2016 3:32:09 AM, Vox_Veritas wrote:
For Trump to say that if he were elected he would start a nuclear war.

In a discussion with an advisor Trump asked three times within an hour why the USA cannot use its Nukes.

"Several months ago, a foreign policy expert on the international level went to advise Donald Trump. And three times [Trump] asked about the use of nuclear weapons. Three times he asked at one point if we had them why can't we use them," Scarborough said on his "Morning Joe" program."

http://www.cnbc.com...

Also, Trump wants Saudi Arabia to get nukes.
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8/3/2016 10:16:25 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/3/2016 3:29:41 AM, YYW wrote:
What would it take to get you to get off the Trump train?

If he somehow becomes more corrupt than Clinton
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8/3/2016 10:26:04 PM
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If he called for amnesty, apologized for every mildly controversial thing he has said while on the campaign trail, and then completely reneged his opposition to globalism, I'd consider ditching the Trump train.
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8/3/2016 10:43:52 PM
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At 8/3/2016 10:26:04 PM, 1Percenter wrote:
If he called for amnesty, apologized for every mildly controversial thing he has said while on the campaign trail, and then completely reneged his opposition to globalism, I'd consider ditching the Trump train.

Agree with this, and with previous comment of becoming as corrupt as Hillary. But I'm not one bit concerned about all the trivial stuff the dems and liberal media keep trying to use to divert attention from the real issues. I don't care about his comments that get twisted and distorted. I care about his stance on the issues.
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8/3/2016 10:46:39 PM
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At 8/3/2016 3:30:16 AM, thett3 wrote:
Nothing.
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8/3/2016 10:49:36 PM
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At 8/3/2016 3:29:41 AM, YYW wrote:
What would it take to get you to get off the Trump train?

Did you hop off the Trump train?
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8/3/2016 10:52:35 PM
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At 8/3/2016 3:32:09 AM, Vox_Veritas wrote:
For Trump to say that if he were elected he would start a nuclear war.

This may not be an out right declaration, but Trump doesn't seem to know why we shouldn't use nukes .. http://www.cnbc.com...
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8/3/2016 10:53:08 PM
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At 8/3/2016 10:26:04 PM, 1Percenter wrote:
If he called for amnesty, apologized for every mildly controversial thing he has said while on the campaign trail, and then completely reneged his opposition to globalism, I'd consider ditching the Trump train.
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8/3/2016 11:40:06 PM
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At 8/3/2016 10:53:08 PM, someloser wrote:
At 8/3/2016 10:26:04 PM, 1Percenter wrote:
If he called for amnesty, apologized for every mildly controversial thing he has said while on the campaign trail, and then completely reneged his opposition to globalism, I'd consider ditching the Trump train.

+1
I find myself intrigued by your subvocal oscillations.
A singular development of cat communications
That obviates your basic hedonistic predilection,
For a rhythmic stroking of your fur to demonstrate affection.