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Democrats are running out of stunts
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Posted By: MissMolly, 5/21/2019 4:29:50 AM

Democratic leaders in Congress proved the perils of “jumping the shark” this month. The phrase comes from the 1977 episode of the television comedy “Happy Days” in which one of its leading characters, the “Fonz,” jumped over a shark in a water skiing stunt in swim trunks along with his signature leather jacket. That moment was viewed as a desperate ratings stunt by a dying television series struggling to keep viewers engaged. Today, the phrase has come to define similar instances of desperation. With the many overhyped political moments of the last two years, it is not clear when the partisan shark jump occurred. Soon after the appointment of special counsel

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Reply 1 - Posted by: MDConservative 5/21/2019 5:38:46 AM (No. 67975)
The Dems are in a hard spot of their own making. The idea was, and likely still is, to keep the "collusion" embers warm through the summer and then begin the final assault on the Trump candidacy after Labor Day, the traditional start of the political season. It strikes me that they have run out of steam, "collusion" has largely left the media empty handed for a story, but that does not mean the end of this Uniparty production. There is obstruction, and there are other fish to cast for to get "bombshell" headlines. "Plan B" will be worked out, if needed. The one thing that would be truly ruinous is indictments of coup leaders such as Comey, Brennan and Clapper - or even Strozk and Page. Then the stuff hits the fan in reverse...and someone will take a fall. Meanwhile, Mitt waits for his grand entry.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: jeffkinnh 5/21/2019 8:44:41 AM (No. 68074)
"Watching House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler leap over a bucket of fried chicken" Yes, I want to see that! The dems keep creating messes for themselves and the American People, lying about the causes, then offering stupid solutions that make the problems far worse. All they have going for them these days is trying to rabble rouse by ramping up emotions over nothing. The media would like to help but the gruel that the dems are serving up is so thin that there's not much they can do with it. Beyond the dem circus, the investigation into the Russiagate hoax is likely to come into focus soon and the potential to sweep up LOTS of the dem and media focus to fight the consequences will make impeachment a silly dream. In this case, the shark may leap up and eat the dem "Fonz". That would be VERY entertaining.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: VietVet68 5/21/2019 8:52:32 AM (No. 68078)
If you stop to think about it the democrats are staging a much bigger reality show than "The Apprentice" ever was, but I don't think the democrat reality show will turn out as well for them as the Trump reality show did for him.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Strike3 5/21/2019 9:13:39 AM (No. 68084)
Just because the dims have run out of ideas does not mean that they will stop trying. The ten-year financial grab, provided that the Obama-appointed judge gets his way, is bound to produce a few Red Herrings for them to turn into whales. They have beaten collusion and obstruction to death but the corpses are still moving around. They have no other choice than to keep shooting arrows because they have no alternative to offer the American people other than the same old tired promises of "money for nothing and chicks for free" (hat tip to Dire Straits, an appropriate name for the democrat morass)
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Reply 5 - Posted by: M2 5/21/2019 9:43:23 AM (No. 68109)
Impeachment is going nowhere. They will have to come up with something equally stupid. I don’t doubt they will.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: HotRod 5/21/2019 10:09:22 AM (No. 68132)
We all know that Nadler would never jump over a bucket of fried chicken. He would crawl to it and eat it! Besides, I don't think he can jump his fat posterior over a paper clip!
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