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Run, Hillary, Run
National Review Online, by Kyle Smith

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 10/12/2018 5:09:06 AM

Can you feel the excitement? Hillary Clinton is in The Atlantic, telling us how democracy is in crisis. She is on CNN, telling Christiane Amanpour that only when Democrats win back both the House and the Senate, “that’s when civility can start again.” (Snip)Consider how Hillary Clinton is the embodiment of the Democratic party: Age: Hillary Clinton is 70. She, 69-year-old Elizabeth Warren, 75-year-old Joe Biden, and 77-year-old Bernie Sanders are the party’s liveliest, most dynamic figures, right up there with its Capitol Hill leaders: 78-year-old Nancy Pelosi, 79-year-old Steny Hoyer, and 85-year-old Dianne Feinstein, who is running for reelection.


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Trigger2, 10/12/2018 5:29:03 AM     (No. 11793785)

They can´t con the world out of money anymore so they´re both back to the original con - Charge their empty headed followers $750 to listen to their communist ideals.

Now that there´s jobs available, that´s $750/head to be had for their pockets.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: gone2pot, 10/12/2018 6:20:44 AM     (No. 11793807)

FTA;"Charging $750 for tickets to listen in on a conversation that will presumably rail against economic inequality is the kind of move we have grown to expect from the party of the Beverly Hills Bolshies and the Mercedes Marxists."

Back in the early days of PT Barnum, you had to wait a full minute for one fool to be born.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Kitty Myers, 10/12/2018 7:08:06 AM     (No. 11793828)

FTA: "If the party is going to reimplement the New Deal, why shouldn’t it be led by people who lived through it? There are a lot of bewildering technological changes happening, and we need astute, calming leaders who can tell us what it was like when the radio was invented."

HA HA HA !!!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: bpl40, 10/12/2018 7:17:11 AM     (No. 11793836)

Taking an overall view of the 2020 opposition Trump is facing :-
Crazy Uncle Joe - Empty suit picked up from the garbage heap by another empty suit. These guys are giving coat hangers a bad name.
Hillary - Still corrupt, still criminal, still crooked. Can you imagine Huma as Chief of Staff? Also, female interns being chased by two Presidents instead of just one?
Socialist Bernie - Can he spell Venezuela? This guy is so old he honeymooned in Moscow when the other Uncle Joe was sending people to the Gulag!
But wait, (as they say) there is more.
Pocahontas - Senator from where the sun don´t shine. Wonder where she put that DNA kit.
Spartacus - Cory the Groper. Actually, a wonderful addition to the ticket with Uncle Joe. Twenty fingers and all that.
Mad Dog Harris - Does wonders to rabies vaccine stocks whenever she opens her foul mouth. Could they run her outside the People´s Republic? Maybe a leash will help.
I wouldn´t lose any sleep if I were Donald.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: sabrajet, 10/12/2018 7:23:00 AM     (No. 11793848)

Pres Clinton must be surely be in some kind of dementia to get anywhere near his wife in public. What little legacy he has left-he was smart enough to move to the center-his wife is happy destroying. Whatever deal they made with the devil long, long ago, is now in the process of having to be payoff.
Oh do, run, run, Hillary!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Sunhan65, 10/12/2018 7:24:18 AM     (No. 11793850)

"Run, Hillary, Run"?

Why? So Rich Lowry and National Review can try to elect her again? So Bill Kristol and The Weekly Standard can help?

If we´d listened to Never Trump NR, Hillary would automatically be running because she would already be the incumbent President of the United States.

Three things need to happen before I´ll take National Review off the shelf again. First, they need to write the editorial that is really needed: "We Were Wrong." Second, they need to emphatically endorse President Trump, who has delivered more for conservatives than four decades of GOP get-alongism and NR smart talk. Third, at the end of that editorial, the current editors of National Review need to publish their own resignations. The Never Trumpers were inexcusably wrong, almost irreparably damaged our country, and permanently destroyed their own credibility.

They need to be replaced.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Patchy Groundfog, 10/12/2018 7:34:10 AM     (No. 11793863)

Hillary is an easy target the literal and figurative size of a the side of a barn but it´s still grimly fascinating to hear her declare her bizarre, twisted view of the world and what the function of government is after she´s been locked away in green rooms and private quarters for 30 years.

As Smith points out, she apparently actually believes that bureaucracy achieves anything and that every American is straining at the leash to get to the polls to vote for more regulation of every little thing.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: BirdsNest, 10/12/2018 7:35:45 AM     (No. 11793865)

Run?? My God, the woman can barely walk.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: F15 Gork, 10/12/2018 7:46:55 AM     (No. 11793879)

I don’t think enough medical science can be crammed into the Scooby Van to keep this cow running through a campaign.....

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Reply 10 - Posted by: slab, 10/12/2018 7:58:36 AM     (No. 11793886)

Remember back when the hippy dippy commies chanted "never trust anyone over 30"?
That´s quite a list of geezers to be proud of, I guess.
They have lost their edge.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: 49 Ford, 10/12/2018 8:16:03 AM     (No. 11793905)

I think each of us should chip in a few bucks to send poster # 6 on one of those NR cruises, where he or she would have a captive audience to whom to read the riot act...that is if the poster were willing to take one for the team.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: planetgeo, 10/12/2018 8:37:39 AM     (No. 11793929)

Honestly, I find it very difficult to ever take National Review seriously again. How did so many brilliant guys get so dang stupid? Their obsession with NeverTrumpism got their heads so far up their butts that they really ought to rename their rag the National Rearview.

The rest of us poor dumb deplorables who voted for that barbarian? We´re STILL not tired of winning.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: whamdbambam, 10/12/2018 8:38:40 AM     (No. 11793930)

By the prickling of my thumbs,
Something Wicked this way comes.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: paperpuncher, 10/12/2018 8:43:10 AM     (No. 11793935)

“You cannot be civil with a political party that wants to destroy what you stand for, what you care about,”

The problem with this is that no one knows what they stand for other than power, corruption and single payer healthcare.

The rats have no ideas or solutions for any of the issues that face this great country. What they want is to turn the United States into a third world tin pot socialist state where you have to wait in line for toilet paper. They want (except for them) income redistribution which will only make everyone poor. (except the ruling class).

Apparently considering their recent behavior they also are against due process and the rule of law. This means they decide who is guilty or innocent and they decide if a law was broken point a finger at you and you are automatically guilty and sent to their network of gulags.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: little guy, 10/12/2018 9:11:24 AM     (No. 11793975)

I´m sorry but this type of rhetoric from the Dems these days needs to be condemned in the strongest terms as it will lead to violence.

They are starting to sound like the worst plantation owners who wanted to teach Lincoln a lesson back just before the election of 1860. That didn´t end well for them.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: fairplay, 10/12/2018 9:25:09 AM     (No. 11793988)

It looks more like the infamous "Generation Gap" of the late 1960s!

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Reply 17 - Posted by: congar, 10/12/2018 9:41:05 AM     (No. 11794008)

Well, she might need a stick up her back to keep her upright and some perfume to mask the stench, but sure, run her again.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: enemyofthestate, 10/12/2018 9:44:22 AM     (No. 11794011)

I am so very tired of reading about this case of herpes.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Sunhan65, 10/12/2018 10:02:51 AM     (No. 11794043)

#11 just made my day. Let´s both go. We can hoist the Jolly Roger. In that spirit, and in honor of all the old L-Dotters, passed and present:

"Come, my friends,´tis not too late to seek a newer world... To sail beyond the sunset, and the baths of all the western stars... 

Tho´ much is taken, much abides; and tho´ we are not now that strength which in old days moved earth and heaven, that which we are, we are.

One equal temper of heroic hearts, made weak by time and fate, but strong in will

To strive, to seek, to find...

And not to yield."

-- Alfred, Lord Tennyson

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Reply 20 - Posted by: bigfatslob, 10/12/2018 10:41:12 AM     (No. 11794106)

The left is a target rich environment for President Trump. They could make millions to pay off the national debt if they charge to see debates with the likes of Hillary Clinton.
Hillary Clinton goes to Hollywood in that over sized oven mitt and Harvey Weinstein isn´t there. The FBI doesn´t have Comey, Peter Strozk and Lisa Page with their ´insurance policy´ and fake Steele dossier how is Hillary suppose to win? The coughing, stumbling falling down old hag will have to go it alone. Bill and Barack can´t even help her this time around.
How do you debate the likes of Kamala Harris the angry black woman and bug eyed Spatacus Corey Booker both of which their total IQs are in the double digits.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: wendybird, 10/12/2018 11:34:48 AM     (No. 11794177)

Few of us know our due date, but I hope that Mrs. Clinton lasts longer than 2020 and 2024, as unlikely as that may seem from appearances. And "runs" each of those times.
She has experience and wisdom as well as relative youth going for her.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: Smart11344, 10/12/2018 12:16:26 PM     (No. 11794242)

Frank Sinatra didn´t know when to retired and made a total fool of himself on his last tour, that start out with him, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis, jr. Both of those men droped out.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: 49 Ford, 10/12/2018 12:55:21 PM     (No. 11794294)

I appreciate your sentiment, #19, but I would make a very unconvincing pirate:-) And I doubt ol´ Blackbeard was familiar with Tennyson or anyone else of similar sensibility:-)

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Reply 24 - Posted by: web, 10/12/2018 3:56:07 PM     (No. 11794462)

If hitlery had any brains, she would use some of those ill-gotten millions to hide out in some country without an extradition treaty with the U.S. Instead, like the megalomaniac she is, she´s all over the media telling us how to run the country she´s used as her personal extortion, blackmail and pay to play schemes for decades. She isn´t too bright.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: iSpartacus, 10/12/2018 4:34:20 PM     (No. 11794535)

Hillary Clinton barely beat not-a-Democrat Bernie for the 2016 Democrat nomination when Hillary had most superdelegates, DNC primary collusion, state party fund raising collusio, control of primary debates, President Obama support, FBI/DOJ spying collusion and Weinstein fund raising.

Hillary Clinton is unlikely to win the 2020 Democrat nomination featuring no superdelegates, no DNC primary collusion, no state party fundraising collusion, no control of debates, no President support, no FBI/DOJ collusion, Weinstein indicted and Hillary Clinton remains a toxic candidate, unlikable to the core.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: Mrduc, 10/12/2018 8:36:36 PM     (No. 11794821)

Faceplant, hiLIARy, faceplant!

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Reply 27 - Posted by: Italiano, 10/12/2018 8:57:13 PM     (No. 11794833)

I wouldn´t say that NR is coming around, exactly, but they do praise Trump when he pulls off something that they agree with. And that´s happening more and more lately.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: Crashnburn, 10/13/2018 3:19:28 PM     (No. 11795683)

The D in DemoniKKKRat also stands for dinosaur!

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Kirsten Gillibrand to Colbert:
‘I’m Going to Run’ in 2020

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Daily Beast, by Gideon Resnick    Original Article
Posted By: NorthernDog- 1/15/2019 8:07:40 PM     Post Reply
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) announced on Tuesday that she will form a 2020 presidential exploratory committee, a precursor to officially seeking the Democratic nomination. “I’m filing an exploratory committee for the president of the United States tonight," she said during a taped interview on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert. (Snip) Gillibrand mentioned health care, better public schools, taking on institutional racism, and "corruption and greed in Washington" as motivators and goals for her run, noting that her progressive goals cannot be accomplished without confronting those impediments. "I know that I have the compassion, courage, and the fearless determination

Beto O´Rourke questions relevance
of Constitution, principles ´set
down 230-plus years ago´

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Washington Times, by Jessica Chasmar    Original Article
Posted By: Ribicon- 1/16/2019 1:47:25 PM     Post Reply
Former Rep. Beto O’Rourke recently questioned the modern-day relevance of the U.S. Constitution and whether the country should still be governed by “the same principles that were set down 230-plus years ago.” “I think that’s the question of the moment: Does this still work?” Mr. O’Rourke asked during a taped conversation with two friends, which he aired to thousands in response to President Trump’s Oval Office address to the American people about the border wall, The Washington Post reported Tuesday. “Can an empire like ours with military presence in over 170 countries around the globe, with trading relationships

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