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Sharpton: ‘I Still Can’t Understand’ Why
Evangelicals, Christians ‘Enthralled’ to Trump

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Posted By: Imright, 9/23/2019 7:42:52 AM

Sunday, MSNBC “PoliticsNation” host Reverend Al Sharpton delivered a memo to President Donald Trump addressing his solution to solve homelessness in California. Sharpton questioned Trump’s Christianity for saying homelessness was bad for business, saying he “subverted the humanitarian called Jesus’ message to nurse a political grudge against California.” He then said he does not “understand” how “avowed Christians” and “evangelicals” support the president. “Absent a certain baseline racism, I still can’t understand why avowed Christians, let alone evangelicals, are still enthralled to you, Mr. President

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Reply 1 - Posted by: PChristopher 9/23/2019 7:53:03 AM (No. 186860)
I still can't understand why any rational person, liberal or conservative, gives a carpetbagging, race-baiting old weasel like you the time of day.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: sw penn 9/23/2019 7:56:14 AM (No. 186863)
' “Absent a certain baseline racism, I still can’t understand why avowed Christians, let alone evangelicals, are still enthralled to you, Mr. President ...' Perhaps because the President isn't calling them racist?!
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Cavallodifiero 9/23/2019 7:57:26 AM (No. 186866)
Well Al the reason you can't understand it is because they are not scammers and you is!
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Upright2 9/23/2019 8:04:11 AM (No. 186872)
1. He doesn't hate Christians and he doesn't think they're deplorable. 2. He loves our country. 3. He's opposed to abortion which, by the way, Rev. Al, you should find abhorrent considering that there are more African-American babies aborted in NYC than are born.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Rubinski 9/23/2019 8:04:18 AM (No. 186873)
“Absent a certain baseline racism..” Exactly, #2.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: PostAway 9/23/2019 8:06:08 AM (No. 186876)
Sharpton is a pathetic destructive, divisive dishonest little con-man smart-mouthed punk who uses the title “reverend” falsely to make a buck. I say that with all Christian charity. President Trump is bold, courageous, loyal and truthful and maybe that’s why E.C’s are loyal to him.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: seamusm 9/23/2019 8:09:27 AM (No. 186878)
Hey Rev! We aren't 'in thrall' to Trump. But we are curious why anyone might think you are a man of God when even the blind see you as morally corrupt.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Tallgrass Palms 9/23/2019 8:36:30 AM (No. 186892)
He be too busy cheatin' on his taxes to unnerstand.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: Turninggrey 9/23/2019 8:37:39 AM (No. 186893)
LOL! I love it when these folks self confess. The reason the "Reverend" Al Sharpton does not understand Christians is because he is not a Christian.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: BarryNo 9/23/2019 8:43:45 AM (No. 186896)
Because Evangelicals understand that no one is 'perfect' , no one worthy of God. We are all sinners. So we chose to support a flawed man who is pursuing ideals we can believe in, while people like Sharpton speek loudly about their 'holiness' but pursue an agenda that benefits only themselves.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Toby Ten Bears 9/23/2019 8:44:43 AM (No. 186898)
... And you never will Al... you never will.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: Maggie2u 9/23/2019 8:57:16 AM (No. 186908)
How odd. For years, I've wondered how anyone who believes in God, Christian, Jew, muslim, could ever vote for a GD democrat.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: radrelic 9/23/2019 8:57:37 AM (No. 186909)
No good, sound alternative, duh!
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Reply 14 - Posted by: Strike3 9/23/2019 8:57:48 AM (No. 186910)
The only thing the Revrum understands is how to manipulate people. Put on a suit, act indignant and scream racism and the gullible masses will fall for it every time. The Tawana Brawley case should have ended his shady career but like a bad fungus, he keeps coming back. If not for the snake-level ethics of MSNBC Al would still be preaching his foul screed in some backroom in Harlem and collecting dimes from the poor.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: Avikingman 9/23/2019 9:00:03 AM (No. 186917)
From Wormwood himself.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: JunkYardDog 9/23/2019 9:05:25 AM (No. 186924)
And I Still Can't Understand how a crook like Fat Al Sharpton is still walking around a free man. He is guilty of fraud, tax evasion, slander, libel, and, in the case of Freddy's Fashion Mart, accessory to murder if you can see how he fomented a riot leaving one dead. And he claims to be a Reverend!! Lucifer is keeping warm a special place in Hell for this one.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: caddyjak 9/23/2019 9:05:56 AM (No. 186925)
A much better question is " How in the hxll did Christians vote for an anti-Christian and radical gay muslim like Obama twice for POTUS???
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Reply 18 - Posted by: rabblerouser 9/23/2019 9:37:51 AM (No. 186955)
Well, Al, it is like this: I can't understand why any self-respecting black person would listen to a word that comes out of your mouth. But then again, I am not black. And you are not a Christian, so you would not understand why we support Trump. It is the difference betwwen supporting pure evil and not so evil. Good luck passing thru that "eye of the needle", you rich camel.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: DVC 9/23/2019 9:38:26 AM (No. 186956)
Sharpton is a scammer, a grifter, a race-baiting crooked, con artist. He knows nothing whatsoever about Evangelicals and Christians.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua 9/23/2019 9:49:02 AM (No. 186968)
They certainly aren't enthralled with you, 'Rev'.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: qr4j 9/23/2019 10:01:30 AM (No. 186981)
Sharpton might want to think about this one reason many Christians support the Trump presidency: Many Christians detest infanticide, including the sort of infanticide that often is called abortion on demand. Mr. Trump is anti-infanticide. There are other reasons, too. Many Christians oppose Communism. Democrats support it. Communism and Christianity haven't had the best relationship. Witness the believers who cannot worship freely in places like China and the USSR (when it was in business) and North Korea. This is another of many reasons. Al Sharpton isn't so terribly sharp.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: learner 9/23/2019 10:06:11 AM (No. 186989)
Dear Al, I do not recall our President ever inciting a mob to torch a business of a white interloper causing the deaths of 7 people and the cretinous yahoo who started the blaze. https://www.mrctv.org/blog/happy-anniversary-rev-al-20-years-shapton-incited-firebombing-freddys-fashion-mart
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Reply 23 - Posted by: Nevadadad46 9/23/2019 10:11:31 AM (No. 186999)
I bet Sharpton has trouble understanding rubberbands and paper clips, too.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: JHHolliday 9/23/2019 10:22:43 AM (No. 187013)
It always amazes me how little knowledge of history people have these days. Apparently, Al is ignorant of all the great Christians who spoke against slavery and were instrumental in getting it abolished at least in the civilized West. People like John Wesley, William Wilberforce, and many others.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: mc squared 9/23/2019 10:39:30 AM (No. 187038)
Al did use unusual linguistics to call Christians and Evangelicals racis. (sic)
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Reply 26 - Posted by: Krause 9/23/2019 10:56:07 AM (No. 187053)
He doesn't understand because he's not a religious person. He's a shyster politician.
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Reply 27 - Posted by: Bohallx 9/23/2019 11:09:47 AM (No. 187063)
Almost startlingly, we discovered from Donald Trump's Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, Dr. Carson, that HALF the homeless people in the nation live in California! HALF! What the Alsharpton is doing is defending California's rule by organized crime
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Reply 28 - Posted by: Readaholic 9/23/2019 11:30:09 AM (No. 187080)
Hmmm, shakedown artist, bigot, con man and inciter of murder puzzled that he can't understand Evangelical Christians.
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Reply 29 - Posted by: SALady 9/23/2019 11:45:54 AM (No. 187093)
We did not elect Donald Trump to be Pope of the USA!!! We elected him to be President of the USA!!!! Is he a perfect Christian, absolutely not!!! But neither are any of us!!! Compared to the infanticide-loving, America-hating, Christian-hating, homosexual-kowtowing, Constitution-destroying Demon-Rats, he at least is trying to govern using moral and patriotic principals that we Americans in "flyover" country believe!!!!! Compare the imperfections of Donald Trump to the pure evil of any Demon-Rat he will run against in 2020, and you can clearly see why we support him and will crawl naked over broken glass and AIDS-infected needles with Michael Moore strapped to our backs to vote for Donald Trump in 2020!!!! MAGA!!!!!!
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Reply 30 - Posted by: rochow 9/23/2019 11:53:16 AM (No. 187103)
Revrum Not so Sharp! A bunch of conservatives just cleaned up 50 tons of garbage from a homeless camp in CA. Strange, but your ugly face or the rest of your usual entitlement thugs were not seen among them lending a hand! Shut up, you illiterate buffoon and relocate yourself to Afffrriiiikkka!
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Reply 31 - Posted by: M2 9/23/2019 11:56:19 AM (No. 187110)
Right, you don't understand, mainly because you're not an evangelical Christian, Al. I'll tell you why, though: Trump is a sinner, like the rest of us. Just as "we forgive those who trespass against us", we forgive Trump his foibles, his coarseness, his episodic juvenility . But we are Christians and so we look at what a man does from his heart. Everything Trump has done from his heart is done out of love of country and fellow men and women. He, like the rest of us, knows what liberalism does to countries and people and he, too, wants nothing to do with it. Reverend Al, sit down and talk to POTUS. Instead of listening to your media echo chamber, listen to Trump. You will learn who he really is, not from his outward demeanor, but from his actions. You could do well to emulate him, not vilify him. And literally for God's sake, stop hanging out with liberals. They are toxic.
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Reply 32 - Posted by: hershey 9/23/2019 11:59:15 AM (No. 187115)
I still can't understand why this big mouthed grifter isn't in jail for tax evasion...the feebs did it to Capone, why not Sharpton???
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Reply 33 - Posted by: Chuzzles 9/23/2019 12:49:33 PM (No. 187145)
When you are a minion of corruption and Satan, of course you are not going to understand decency, love of country and a man who loves his constitution and listens to the voters. Sharpton has always been about personal gain and power, not actually helping his community achieve success. So he isn't going to understand how we Christians can support a president who defends religious faith instead of exploiting it for money like Sharpton does. You are a racist Sharpton, and you have blood on your hands from the deaths you have incited with your bombast.
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Reply 34 - Posted by: judy 9/23/2019 2:36:26 PM (No. 187238)
Hmmmmm how many $$$$$ did Sharpton swindle from Trump???
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Reply 35 - Posted by: Lucky5 9/23/2019 4:05:34 PM (No. 187342)
Well just to name one thing out of hundreds, con man Al, he does not support murdering babies after they are born.
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Reply 36 - Posted by: winnie1 9/23/2019 4:26:05 PM (No. 187368)
I still can't understand how you have a TV show?????? You dumb "Interloper"!
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Reply 37 - Posted by: anniebc 9/23/2019 5:21:39 PM (No. 187435)
It's cause you're not one of us, buffoon. You're a fake rev'run.
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Reply 38 - Posted by: LaVallette 9/24/2019 5:18:52 AM (No. 187751)
Matthew 25, 14-30. The parable of the Talents.
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Reply 39 - Posted by: Oldenoughtoknowbetter 9/24/2019 9:14:57 AM (No. 187941)
Maybe if Rev. Al paid his overdue million in taxes, gave up on killing babies and truly repented to the Lord, he might gain some insight.
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