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Posted By: earlybird, 10/30/2019 9:20:58 PM

The only news that matters coming out of Alexander Vindman’s Tuesday impeachment testimony is that he once again proved President Trump has done absolutely nothing impeachable, or even close to it. Vindman, who is obviously all wound up to overturn the 2016 election and have Trump removed from office, could only testify that the transcript of Trump’s now-famous July 25 phone call with Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky was missing a couple of details. Boy, that sounds ominous! Did Trump conceal the true nature of his phone call??? Did Zelensky also aid in the cover-up by repeatedly claiming he never felt pressured by Trump???? Bombshell time, amirite? Except, no.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: earlybird 10/30/2019 9:24:01 PM (No. 222457)
Vindman disagreed with what the President of the United States’s policies were. No laws broken. Nothing impeachable. Just a difference of opinion by a minor player who wanted to be so much more… The first time I’ve ever seen someone look ridiculous in a U. S. military uniform. Rather Peter Sellers-ish, though Peter would have looked more authentic. Vindman just came off as a tinpot dictator from a small Middle European country...
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Reply 2 - Posted by: bighambone 10/30/2019 9:43:37 PM (No. 222463)
If LTC Vindman still has access to and is working in the White House something is very wrong!
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Tet Vet 68 10/30/2019 10:20:24 PM (No. 222479)
As a retired military I'd say LTC Vindman's chance for COL Vindman is slim and none. You play politics expect to pay the price if you pick the wrong party.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Dodge Boy 10/30/2019 10:34:25 PM (No. 222486)
From the Article, the last sentence states the obvious, "Which means this impeachment is a total scam." We the people pretty much came to this conclusion long ago. We further concluded that the dims, the deep state, and the msm are a total evil corrupt fraud.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Scribelus 10/30/2019 10:50:36 PM (No. 222496)
Just another seditious crapweasel off the bench, managing to dishonor his soldier suit.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: 24tea@Mag 10/30/2019 10:55:24 PM (No. 222500)
The DemoRATS impeachment process is nothing but a waste of taxpayer money. Anything to get out of doing what the Donkeys were elected to do. SHAME ON THEM!
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Reply 7 - Posted by: TJ54 10/30/2019 11:17:41 PM (No. 222507)
I am not holding my breath that the New York Slimes or the Washington ComPost will print this
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Reply 8 - Posted by: DVC 10/30/2019 11:27:27 PM (No. 222509)
Trump has done nothing wrong, but Vindman is way, way out of line. The Vindman twins need to be fired.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: judy 10/31/2019 12:04:17 AM (No. 222522)
People should be very concerned when 2 presidents cannot have a conversation in the WH without a staffer leaking to Schiff. Now Schumer wants an investigation .....of Trump???
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Omen55 10/31/2019 12:36:28 AM (No. 222544)
But the walls are closing in. On dem!
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Reply 11 - Posted by: PChristopher 10/31/2019 2:52:27 AM (No. 222587)
Hmmmm...This Vindman sounds like one of those desk officers who gets really bent out of shape about process, no matter how trivial. Not a big thinker. Oh, did they leave out an acknowledgement that someone coughed? Did someone use a period instead of a semi-colon? The scariest thing to come out of this article is that the mighty warrior has a twin brother. OMG, NO!!
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Reply 12 - Posted by: Lawsy0 10/31/2019 7:02:29 AM (No. 222649)
What #11 said. Twice!! Whether the twin feels the same about Trump or not, he should be checked out as to any skullduggery he has performed. LTC should be given command over latrine detail.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: Mekkkk 10/31/2019 7:08:47 AM (No. 222654)
Wheres my popcorn?
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Reply 14 - Posted by: mathman 10/31/2019 7:44:51 AM (No. 222676)
But...but....but...Orange Man Bad. No other details matter. Who was minding the store? Who did Vindman report to? Who wrote his evaluations? An expat born in Ukraine? Come on. Can you say sleeper? What arrant nonsense! What's next? Some PFC code clerk? game over.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: starboard 10/31/2019 8:20:00 AM (No. 222702)
I bet a good investigator would find a disguised and recent quid pro quo for Vindman somewhere. Is he worth the effort? No, because his only value is causing doubt and nothing else and he's expendable.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: little guy 10/31/2019 8:20:00 AM (No. 222703)
I'm disgusted by this whole scenario and outraged at my fellow so-called American "friends" who are Democrats. Are you happy now? Almost 3 years to the day that Trump killed off your Great White Hope like the last episode from Game of Thrones and you're still whimpering over it and licking your wounds. Stop it! And grow up. This isn't funny or even mildly amusing anymore. Your megalomania over destroying Trump far exceeds the worst thoughts and actions against The One from any far right hate group. This isn't birther nonsense or "he's-a-Muslim" crapola. This impeachment attempt will hurt everyone's 401k and the overall economy and the standing of the USA in the world view. The Democrats are now true traitors to the Constitution and the American way of accepting defeat good-naturedly.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: NotaBene 10/31/2019 8:51:20 AM (No. 222737)
Eric Ciaramella, Eric Ciaramella, Eric Ciaramella, Eric Ciaramella, was the CIA Whistleblower. He worked for Susan Rice and Ukrainian Alexandra Chalupa. Vindman is an ingrate Jewish USSR émigré registered as an agent for Ukraine. We need some patriotism in the Democrat Party.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: bigfatslob 10/31/2019 8:54:03 AM (No. 222740)
This hack partisan bozo looks more like a 'stolen valor' impersonator.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: udanja99 10/31/2019 9:24:44 AM (No. 222782)
Twin Ukrainian born brothers, both involved in US national security. Why is this raising the hairs on the back of my neck? Were they involved in the Ukrainian plot to get Illary elected?
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Reply 20 - Posted by: Jebediah 10/31/2019 9:39:19 AM (No. 222800)
Have noted on Drudge (which I seldom click on anymore) and other sites the new meme is Republican Senators etc. who have doubts about Trump, e.g. Tim Scott of S. C. and others)...this seems to be the new drumbeat. What is noticeably absent in all of this is that, first of all, we know only what Schiff decides to leak to the Press, and now even decides to take up let alone let the questionee answer. Second, the question of a President's lawful prerogatives is never gone into, what is legitimate for a President and what is not. IF the funds were held up with the Ukrainian's knowledge, is that still legitimate? IF??????? WE have no way of knowing, This all looks like a Starr Chamber or Russian Court hearing and yet the Dems have sent out their less sleazy (Jim Himes, Ct. for example) to posit how fair the proceedings are, and how they follow precedent. Read Kimberley Strassel's book, "Resistence" and it makes clear how generally uninformed and lazy, plus DEMOCRATIC, 95% of the Press Corp is and how we get very little of the actual story on anything, no questions asked in response to the story line. That is, in a very major way, what is going on here, and while Brian Kilmeade on Fox questioned Himes this a.m. I will bet he did a Susan Rice on all the Nets etc. and his word was taken as truth.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: Jebediah 10/31/2019 9:43:14 AM (No. 222806)
As to poster #18, it is good to "know" the name of the whistle blower, but your "case" is totally destroyed by that Jewish insertion. Your view has gone down 1000% just because of it!
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Reply 22 - Posted by: BigTimeTrumper 10/31/2019 9:45:30 AM (No. 222810)
Re-Assign Pudgy Boy to the front lines somewhere he has failed at his desk job...Not qualified to receive or perceive Classified info...neither was Killary...
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Reply 23 - Posted by: Rinktum 10/31/2019 9:54:32 AM (No. 222820)
Who does the hiring in the White House? Seems to me this guy would stick out like a sore thumb. He just looks a little odd. Do they do performance reviews? If so, I would imagine talking to this guy would be very enlightening. He doesn’t come off as some who would be quiet about what he thinks. Sanctimonious blowhards never are. I am just so disappointed with what goes on in this White House. For three years we know that the President is under attack by anyone who can get close to him. Why would you not want to protect him from this sort of thing? Why give any democrat access to the White House. It makes no sense to me especially not in this atmosphere.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: Chiritwo 10/31/2019 10:00:12 AM (No. 222825)
Is there going to be a democrat with a spine who will finally say " enough is enough. We've tried from the get go and have found nothing and wasted all that money that we get from American's pay checks. Now it's time to get back to work and help President Trump keep this country great". What are the chances?
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Reply 25 - Posted by: udanja99 10/31/2019 10:45:23 AM (No. 222856)
Less than 0, #25. There are no more Zell Millers in the demonrat party.
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Reply 26 - Posted by: America Rising 2020 10/31/2019 11:38:49 AM (No. 222926)
Dems are SICKENING....Stalin would be proud of them. Americans will NOT tolerate this...and we WILL take out the Dem and RINO 11/3/2020
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Reply 27 - Posted by: weejun 10/31/2019 12:51:02 PM (No. 222996)
Safe to bet that, in the not too distant future, Lt. Col. Vindman will retire and end up in a 6 figure, cushy job either on the Hill or with some demonrat think tank/advocacy organization.
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Reply 28 - Posted by: jeffkinnh 10/31/2019 2:11:22 PM (No. 223113)
This is why the dems are trying to do things in secret. When things are really exposed, you find the dems have ... absolutely nothing. The things their "witlesses" are saying are petty and stupid. Nothing the dems have is going to build a "legal" case for impeachment. In the end, unfortunately, they can vote for impeachment anyway. They are trying to build a PR case for impeachment, something the media is only too happy to help with. Yet, they are still coming off as incompetent. Again. I suspect that each time the dems make a run at Trump and fall on their faces in defeat, Trump gains a few election poll percents as voters get fed up with the stupid games. We will see.
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Reply 29 - Posted by: sherlock1 10/31/2019 6:59:57 PM (No. 223370)
When does the Democrat Party reimburse we the people for tying the hands of the President while he is negotiating with China on a deal that could make or break our economy? Oh, and for holding up the Canadian part of the USMCA by colluding with the PM of Canada to thwart it? Given the absurd nature of the (latest) charges against the President, it is difficult to avoid the conclusion that the Democrats are deeply afraid of what is coming out about Obama's attempted 2016 coup, and have also concluded they have no chance of achieving an honest electoral victory in 2020. For once, I agree with them.
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