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Pelosi and Schumer bolt from Syria
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Posted By: Imright, 10/16/2019 7:15:15 PM

Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Sen. Chuck Schumer stormed out of a White House sitdown on Syria with President Trump after he called Pelosi “ a third-rate politician” and a Communist sympathizer in what the House speaker termed “a meltdown.” “He was insulting, particularly to the speaker. She kept her cool completely. But he called her a third rate politician. He said that there are communists involved and you guys might like that,” Schumer said. “This was not a dialogue. It was sort of a diatribe, a nasty diatribe not focused on the facts, particularly the fact of how to curtail ISIS,

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Reply 1 - Posted by: JL80863 10/16/2019 7:17:51 PM (No. 209336)
Some people can't handle compliments.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: volksford 10/16/2019 7:24:12 PM (No. 209340)
Time to grandstand and get in a cheap shot about Trumps mental clarity thus adding more impeachment fodder.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Jethro bo 10/16/2019 7:24:41 PM (No. 209341)
NIce. These two loser-traitors don't need to be a part of discussion like these and the less the know, the better the rest of the world is.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: stablemoney 10/16/2019 7:24:47 PM (No. 209342)
Schumer and Pelosi's side of the story. I would support Trump if he had whipped them, and booted them out of his office.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: enemyofthestate 10/16/2019 7:32:33 PM (No. 209347)
All Dems can do is throw temper tantrums. Our Congress does none of the people's work. No wonder Congress critters are held in lowest esteem by the people.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: Dodge Boy 10/16/2019 7:34:26 PM (No. 209349)
Calling her third rate was too kind. Chuckie is even lower.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Starboard_side 10/16/2019 7:35:24 PM (No. 209352)
Since they had a podium, the media and cameras there for their "I"m ready for the spotlight, Mr. DeMille" moment, you know this was all staged, and crafted to create an image they are trying to portray. Using the word "meltdown" is to give the impression Trump is losing it, needs urgent action. That House Minority leader, Kevin McCarthy, stated a very different conversation says all you need to know on the Democrats' scripted show.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Uno_Thatguy 10/16/2019 7:51:22 PM (No. 209360)
What was the conversation that led OUR President to land on the wench. She has done everything she can to destroy OUR Man!
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Reply 9 - Posted by: ginadee 10/16/2019 7:51:48 PM (No. 209363)
Some people can not handle the truth. Nancy IS a third rate politician. Nail, meet hammer!
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Strike3 10/16/2019 7:57:42 PM (No. 209365)
These two goblins have been shouting for Trump's impeachment for three years and they can't handle a little insult? Calling Pelosi a third-rate politician is a promotion.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: JubilationTCornpone 10/16/2019 7:59:21 PM (No. 209369)
Just replay Nancy’s slur-a-thon from yesterday’s press conference with Schitt and then ask who’s fit for office.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: Heraclitus 10/16/2019 8:05:47 PM (No. 209375)
Good move, Schumer! Tell the whole world that Nancy left the Oval whimpering and simpering, and you, whining. From the day Donald Trump was elected, the Dem/Left has been vigorously maneuvering the ouster of the President. THEY are the seditionists, and they've been colluding with media to perpetuate their despicable schemes, not caring an iota for the welfare of the Republic. I just hope someone in the room said, "Hey Chuck and Nancy! Don't let the door hit you two in the glutei maximi!"
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Reply 13 - Posted by: BigGeorgeTX 10/16/2019 8:07:34 PM (No. 209379)
Anal puckering by Pelosi and Schumer. I get the feeling that we're going to get a nice holiday gift, such as the unsealing of the indictments, from the president. The president has given every indication something big is about to come down.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: Scribelus 10/16/2019 8:08:21 PM (No. 209381)
Startled by the bright light, cockroaches scurry for the dark.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: droopydog 10/16/2019 8:12:43 PM (No. 209382)
I'm coming to the conclusion that this is all theatrics to support the notion that the soon-to-be-released information about rampant corruption (centered in Ukraine) is all Trump retaliation.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: Quigley 10/16/2019 8:13:03 PM (No. 209383)
I’ll need to see the video before I’d believe those cadavers. They’ve pulled this stunt before. As far as name calling goes, their move to impeach President Trump without cause or evidence is corrupt, a crime way beyond name calling (which is not a crime).
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Reply 17 - Posted by: MFM 10/16/2019 8:32:15 PM (No. 209388)
McCarthy Nunez Scalise all voted with Nancy, that's all I need to know as far as support for POTUS on this issue..McCarthy is a fraud..the others mean nothing to me..
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Reply 18 - Posted by: golden 10/16/2019 8:32:51 PM (No. 209389)
Do you approve or disapprove of the way Congress is handling its job? Approve Disapprove No opinion % % % 2019 Sep 3-15 18 78 3 2019 Aug 1-14 17 79 5 You see this?? 18% Thanks Congress go sit on your thumbs again.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: hershey 10/16/2019 8:43:30 PM (No. 209391)
Boo freaking hoo...those two puzzies just can't stand the truth....I'm surprised Trump held off this long on taking them to the, lets hear the REAL recording from the meeting, not what they are saying...
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Reply 20 - Posted by: Lawsy0 10/16/2019 8:47:06 PM (No. 209394)
Not one single word of this so-called report do I believe.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: Moritz55 10/16/2019 8:58:48 PM (No. 209397)
Who had the meltdown? That’s more often the word that’s used to describe the person(s) who stomped out in a huff.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: M2 10/16/2019 9:15:46 PM (No. 209405)
Translation: Pelosi and Schumer have never been challenged to their faces before Trump.
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Reply 23 - Posted by: DVC 10/16/2019 9:19:07 PM (No. 209407)
The truth that nobody else has the guts to tell this witch.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: VirtuDawg 10/16/2019 9:23:34 PM (No. 209414)
PDT was way, way too generous in his assessment of Pelousy as a "third rate" politician.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: Periwinkel 10/16/2019 9:34:33 PM (No. 209420)
After all they have put him through and they are surprised he is fighting back? I think the president has been a model of quiet rectitude in comparison to some of the things Nancy Pelosi has said about him and done to him. Welcome to the war, Ms. Pelosi...this one fights back.
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Reply 26 - Posted by: Robert Jones 10/16/2019 9:51:01 PM (No. 209429)
According to other source, Trump was measured and respectful. Just the wicked Dems doing all they can to hurt Trump playing up to the stereotype they created. Disgusting!
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Reply 27 - Posted by: Enoch Powell 10/16/2019 10:29:27 PM (No. 209442)
Now I do assume when Trump meets with these vipers he has 3 witnesses for every 2 of them to refute their fantastic recollections...
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Reply 28 - Posted by: anniebc 10/17/2019 12:23:15 AM (No. 209478)
I wanna see the video of Nan storming out. I can just see her ankle turning as she loses a heel and her eyelashes get all bent. Ha! Ha! My belly hurts.
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Reply 29 - Posted by: DVC 10/17/2019 1:54:53 AM (No. 209499)
I will bet money that Pelosi and Schumer were melting and Trump was the blowtorch.
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Reply 30 - Posted by: Trigger2 10/17/2019 2:01:16 AM (No. 209503)
Bolted from a meeting like 2 year old's because they didn't get their way. Did either one of them hold their breath, turn blue, and pass out on the floor?
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Reply 31 - Posted by: Red Jeep 10/17/2019 6:51:00 AM (No. 209580)
How different would this country be if we had term limits on Congress people.
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Reply 32 - Posted by: Jebediah 10/17/2019 7:57:16 AM (No. 209634)
The way I heard it, Trump handed Pelosi a copy of the letter he sent Erdegon and she put it face down on the table and smiled. It sounds like the same old same old in terms of trying to make Trump look bad and unstable, bearing in mind I think our President made a huge mistake pulling our 50 men out of Syria and then sending 500 (?) to Saudi Arabia....what is THAT all about? In any case, the Russians are back in business and the oil wells, such as they are, are now available to them and the Iranians, and the Kurds, who, for whatever reason, fought ISIS for us, have been hung out to dry. And I am a Trump Republican.......Mollie Hemingway is really getting to me.
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Reply 33 - Posted by: Lazyman 10/17/2019 8:05:16 AM (No. 209641)
The Dems will need 5 unnamed sources to back up their story as the people in the room tell the truth.
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Reply 34 - Posted by: Franz 10/17/2019 8:30:27 AM (No. 209687)
When you consider that Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer have be delivering an ongoing three year diatribe against President Trump they are in no position to complain! Talk about two very black pots calling the kettle black!!
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Reply 35 - Posted by: Rumblehog 10/17/2019 8:42:29 AM (No. 209703)
He is not cowed into submission by these weasels. He speaks to them like the children they are. None have ever held a REAL job, and he talks to them like a fed up boss ready to fire them if he could. They resent and despise him for that. Let them stew in their own juices for a while, and then hopefully, they'll soon do an Elijah Cummings.
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Reply 36 - Posted by: marbles 10/17/2019 8:55:42 AM (No. 209722)
McCarthy ( who was there ) said that Trump actually said 3rd GRADE politician , not 3rd " rate". nancy and chuck , always so eager to lie and the msm even more eager to believe them.
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Reply 37 - Posted by: bigfatslob 10/17/2019 9:21:07 AM (No. 209748)
President Trump was just stating the obvious. Chuck Schumer just sits on his hands in the Senate and escorts' Nancy Pelosi around for fake sit downs with the President then roams the halls looking for cameras and microphones. Nancy Pelosi hasn't done a days work since she became speaker and just tries to herd her ranting chickens around the capital. Pelosi on any given day can be found in a sound bite berating the President and promoting impeachment. This is not what the people want. Pelosi and the democrats stand in the way of getting this government and policies on track after the eight year reign of terror by Obama and the traitorous cabal he led. The President is right if communism in the world spreads Pelosi and the left should be celebrating it's what they want for the United States and they're not shy to let us know.
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Reply 38 - Posted by: VietVet68 10/17/2019 9:32:18 AM (No. 209774)
To quote Jack Nicholson in A Few Good Men....."Democrats Can't Handle The Truth".
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Reply 39 - Posted by: cube 10/17/2019 9:37:00 AM (No. 209787)
I first read that he called Pelosi a "third grade" politician. Now I'm reading "third rate" politician. Well, which is it? More and more, I'm finding I can't believe any source any more.
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Reply 40 - Posted by: cor-vet 10/17/2019 10:25:17 AM (No. 209853)
These two have a bad, bad case of, "If I can't be the quarterback, you can't use my football" syndrom.
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Reply 41 - Posted by: jacksin5 10/17/2019 10:38:00 AM (No. 209868)
Pelosi and Schumer only attended this meeting, as always, to be able to race to the microphones first, and talk trash about PDJT. They stormed out to guarantee first access to the MSM and display their skills at histronics.
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Reply 42 - Posted by: Right Time 10/17/2019 10:42:26 AM (No. 209873)
Who wrote this NYP article? Chuck? Nancy? It is completely and only the Dems side of the story. Where is the photos of Nancy shouting at President Trump, jabbing her finger at him and hitting the table to emphasize her points, and then storming out of the meeting. That's what I saw on Trump's tweet Bob Fredericks should be ashamed
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Reply 43 - Posted by: judy 10/17/2019 10:54:16 AM (No. 209884)
NY post should have interviewed the people who stayed for the meeting. Trump handed out his letter, Nancy placed it face down & laughed, Trump said this is not funny , so Chuck & Nancy left & told a completely different story to the press. The people who stayed including dems said the meeting was very productive after C & N left. Just another stunt to try to prove Trump is looney when they are the looney tunes. I suggest N & C watch their own interviews & tell me who nuts. Trump should never invite them to the WH again.
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Reply 44 - Posted by: SavageRider 10/17/2019 11:15:25 AM (No. 209912)
She didn’t look like she “kept her cool” when she was the only one at the table standing up, shaking her finger at him and scolding him. I guess she forgot that people take photos at these meetings. A repub at the meeting said the President was passing around the letter to Erdogan to people at the table so they could read it. When the letter reached Pelosi, she turned it face down without reading it, then smirked a him. Sounds like a third-rate politician to me. As an aside, I like to watch Pelosi when she is with a group of dims at the microphone. When she isn’t speaking, she thinks no one can see her, so that’s when she messes around with her mouth and tongue, making weird facial spasms and bobbing her head up and down. I guess she has bad dentures and is trying to get them back in place. She’s fun to watch.
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Reply 45 - Posted by: JediJerry 10/17/2019 11:18:11 AM (No. 209918)
Another manufactured scripted disruption of a Trump meeting designed to make the saboteurs look like victims. Third rate third grader is more like it for Nasty Pignasty. Obviously she has a masters degree in stupidity.
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Reply 46 - Posted by: NotaBene 10/17/2019 11:30:26 AM (No. 209930)
Kevin McCarthy, Steve Scalise, even Devin Nunez gave the Commies a vet proof majority at a time when the President is being impeached. I would like to thank Steve King, Duncan Hunter and the other 58 that stood on our side. Democrat Socialists want endless wars fought with 50 troops protecting the border between the armies of Turkey and Syria. Assad won the civil war and now will take care of his country, Syria,
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Reply 47 - Posted by: Highvoltage 10/17/2019 11:48:32 AM (No. 209946)
Pelosi is not for the interest of this country; she is for her and her families' interest. We must remover her as speaker at the 2020 election.
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Reply 48 - Posted by: RedWhite&Blue2 10/17/2019 12:50:41 PM (No. 209992)
Is it a meltdown? To say Ninnie is 3rd rate? To say Schumer is a fool? To say the news is rigged and fake? To say Biden is a con man? To say Hillary Clinton is a liar and thief? To say Schitttf is a hypocrite? To say Barry Soetoro is a fraud? To say his wife is a mooch? To say Bill Clinton is a pervert? To say all 12 commie candidates are clowns? HELL NO!! It’s the honest truth! Veterans for truth Veterans for America Veterans for Trump 2020
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Reply 49 - Posted by: America Rising 2020 10/17/2019 2:25:56 PM (No. 210082)
Hurried romance....low rent rendezvous Commie vision...3rd rate politician
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Reply 50 - Posted by: ussjimmycarter 10/17/2019 4:17:45 PM (No. 210183)
I love this man! He called Pelosi a 3rd Rate Pol and a Commie Symp. to her face in the oval office. Trump for the next 20 years!!
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Reply 51 - Posted by: bighambone 10/17/2019 7:01:25 PM (No. 210303)
The next time President Trump invites the knucklehead Congressional Democrat leadership to White House he should video their performance and hand it out to the media.
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Posted by Moritz55 10/17/2019 1:19:19 PM Post Reply
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan had a simple response to President Trump’s Oct. 9 letter warning him against taking action along the Syrian border: He threw it “in the bin.” Sources close to Erdogan confirmed to the BBC Thursday that the Turkish strongman “thoroughly rejected” the letter in which Trump threatened to “[destroy] the Turkish economy” if he took military action in Syria following his announcement several days earlier to withdraw all U.S. troops from the northeast of Syria.
Trump takes heat for tracing US '
cultural and political heritage'
to ancient Rome
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Posted by M2 10/17/2019 7:02:00 AM Post Reply
President Trump faced criticism on social media and from journalists after claiming the United States has a "shared political and cultural history" with Italy because of ancient Rome. During a press conference with Italian President Sergio Mattarella, Trump noted that Italy and the U.S. are bound together through shared ties to the ancient city, saying, "The United States and Italy are bound together by a shared cultural and political heritage dating back thousands of years to ancient Rome." The Founding Fathers of the U.S. had a well-documented affinity for the Roman republic, evidence of which is prevalent in American representative government and civic architecture.
Report: AOC, Omar & Tlaib to Endorse
Bernie Sanders for President
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Posted by Imright 10/16/2019 9:03:29 AM Post Reply
Far-left freshman congresswomen Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY), Ilhan Omar (D-MN), and Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) are expected to endorse Sen. Bernie Sanders’s (I-VT) 2020 presidential campaign over the weekend, according to reports.(Tweet) The Washington Post stated Tuesday that Ocasio-Cortez is expected to announce her support for Sanders’s White House bid alongside the senator on Saturday at his first rally since suffering a heart attack two weeks ago.“We’re looking forward to Saturday,” Ocasio-Cortez spokesperson Corbin Trent teased in a statement.
Suzanne Somers catches 'birthday suit'
nude pic backlash: 'Why would she do that?'
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Posted by LittleHoodedMonk 10/17/2019 4:21:27 PM Post Reply
Social media users have strong opinions on former “Three’s Company” actress Suzanne Somers’ recent post celebrating her 73rd birthday in nothing but her “birthday suit.” The actress took to Instagram and Facebook Wednesday to share a photo of herself in Palm Springs, Calif. In the picture, she poses without any clothing, crouching in some tall grass with her arms covering her breasts. "Here I am at 73 in my Birthday Suit!!!" she captioned the snap. (Tweet) The post sent a shockwave amongst her many followers. While most simply wished her a happy birthday, some praised the actress for bearing it all in the racy picture.
Fourth Democratic debate's
big winner, 2 surprise
showings and the biggest loser
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Posted by MissMolly 10/16/2019 4:09:08 AM Post Reply
Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts was the big winner Tuesday night in Westerville, Ohio in the most crowded presidential debate ever held. Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont and Mayor Pete Buttigieg of South Bend, Ind., also delivered strong performances. Former Vice President Joe Biden and the other eight candidates on stage came out the losers in the three-hour Democratic presidential primary debate. Warren’s strong performance will likely solidify her frontrunner status ahead of Biden and Sanders. She emerged the clear winner of the night by showing she was sharp and prepared as she fended off attacks from candidates who were looking to cut into her polling lead.
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