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On 'Real Time,' NYT's Blow Contrasts
Trump Base With 'The Rest of
Us Who Are Sane'

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Posted By: JoniTx, 6/9/2019 7:20:09 AM

Not surprisingly, HBO host Bill Maher and his panel had few kind words to say about President Trump and his base on Friday’s Real Time. While Maher joked about President Trump executing his negotiating team, CNN political commentator and New York Times columnist Charles Blow contrasted the President’s base with “the rest of us who are sane.”At the start of the panel, Maher noted that “it was reported last week Kim Jong-un had his entire negotiating team killed” before asking “what if Trump killed his negotiating team?” As his audience burst into laughter, Maher asked “what if he killed Mike Pompeo and John Bolton, what would Mitch McConnell do?”

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Reply 1 - Posted by: franq 6/9/2019 7:22:30 AM (No. 94161)
So tiresome. The Intelligence card. A favorite tactic of the left. Well, Mr. Blow, there is a great deal of difference between intelligence and wisdom. Especially godly wisdom.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Lazyman 6/9/2019 7:36:59 AM (No. 94169)
Apparently supporters of an elected POTUS are insane. Gulags must be built to house them.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: tom7 6/9/2019 7:43:58 AM (No. 94174)
Hilarious! Blow, Maher, etc cannot even recognize sanity. The demented Dems are too far gone to ever get back.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Nimby 6/9/2019 8:04:56 AM (No. 94182)
They still have not learned their lesson, have they? Calling American voters names, cost Hillary and the democrats the election and so it will continue !
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Rinktum 6/9/2019 8:38:48 AM (No. 94205)
The arrogance and condescension of Maher and his fellow travelers is wearing very thin. Their Messiah made a mess of this country and they criticize the guy doing more for the Middle Class than any other President in recent history. Keep up the patronizing disdain and you are going to see a turn out of Deplorables like you could never imagine. After the reaction of the libs after the election in 2016, Americans are just itching to stick it to them again. It is going to be a glorious sight to see the wailing and gnashing of teeth. I know, I cannot wait! Get out there and vote and take like minded people with you. Trump 2020!
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Reply 6 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua 6/9/2019 8:56:53 AM (No. 94215)
Hate speech is so ugly, and people won't forget. Especially at the voting booth.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: WhamDBambam 6/9/2019 9:24:00 AM (No. 94233)
Mr. Blow's "intelligence" seems to be missing at least one standard deviation.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Strike3 6/9/2019 10:29:59 AM (No. 94281)
What if we killed Maher, Blow, Fallon, Behar, Goldberg and Lemon? Doesn't sound like such a bad thing, does it?
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Reply 9 - Posted by: Wendybird 6/9/2019 11:00:13 AM (No. 94308)
Bill Maher is so “over” His humor was nice back in the Politically Incorrect days, but since, as funny as another metastasis.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: HerbVA 6/9/2019 11:02:05 AM (No. 94310)
This guy gets hired under a race quota and questions the intelligence of others? Bet he believes in White privilege also.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Krause 6/9/2019 11:03:58 AM (No. 94314)
Blow will 'write in' Obama in 2020. The dems think he is best president ever!
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Reply 12 - Posted by: JrSample 6/9/2019 11:09:28 AM (No. 94319)
It is certain that Maher and Blow think that their liberal navel-gazing is cute and that they are just so witty, while they are to dense to realize if Trump really was an evil dictator they would already be hanging from meat hooks.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: HotRod 6/9/2019 11:47:36 AM (No. 94354)
What Bill Maher does not realize yet is that the joke is on him and his followers. He does not perceive the downward motion of his politics. Like the airline passenger, sipping his complimentary beverage, that does not ''feel'' the 500 MPH movement of the aircraft, Maher does not notice the changing terrain outside.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: lakerman1 6/9/2019 12:21:28 PM (No. 94393)
Obama and Blow - the words relate, like peanut butter and jelly.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: cor-vet 6/9/2019 2:38:53 PM (No. 94481)
It appears that if you are too stupid or too lazy to get a real, honest job, you become a late night 'comedian'/ host/ columnist!'
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Reply 16 - Posted by: M2 6/9/2019 3:19:24 PM (No. 94521)
They think we are insane and we are certain that they are insane. How do you resolve this? No one will ever convince me that these people are rational and they will never be convinced that we are rational. This cultural divide is far more serious than simple ideology. There is a good-evil aspect to this that I cannot see being reconciled unless they suddenly find God, the source of Good and moral teaching.
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