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Mitch McConnell Appears To Troll Nancy
Pelosi With A Single Pen

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Posted By: earlybird, 1/17/2020 8:40:55 AM

Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell appeared to troll House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday as senators were sworn in for the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump. McConnell had each senator sign the oath book with a single pen, a day after Pelosi came under fire for smiling and handing out special pens to members following the signing of the articles of impeachment. This is in contrast to the impeachment of President Bill Clinton, where each senator signed the book with a different pen. The move did not go unnoticed by pundits, who rushed to point out the contrast on social media. "No souvenir pens here. Called up in alphabetical order,


Fancy Schmancy Nancy is being mocked about those bullet-shaped vanity pens. Good.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: gop_guys 1/17/2020 9:02:21 AM (No. 290823)
As a promotional products distributor, I’m working hard to find that exact pen. Maybe I’ll print #KAG Trump 2020!
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Reply 2 - Posted by: john56 1/17/2020 9:07:43 AM (No. 290828)
I'm surprised some Democrat Senator didn't try to pocket the pen.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Venturer 1/17/2020 9:08:26 AM (No. 290829)
I hope he tossed it in a trash can after they all used it.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: fayebeck 1/17/2020 9:19:26 AM (No. 290838)
Great to know republicans are finally getting serious about all this.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: jacksin5 1/17/2020 9:47:38 AM (No. 290865)
Death by a thousand cuts. Mitch is giving this process all the respect it deserves.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: bigfatslob 1/17/2020 9:50:09 AM (No. 290867)
Pelosi popped up on the screen for a presser after the glitz signing and all I could understand and saw was incoherent prattle. The hag who thinks she's queen is off her rocker what a stupid buffoon.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Hermit_Crab 1/17/2020 11:13:25 AM (No. 290947)
Did any of you folks notice that the souvenir pens Nancy passed out were very symbolic of her statement of 'one way or another we are getting him out': The brass front third of those pens looked almost exactly like a .223 / 5.56X45 round. I wish we could post images here in the comments, but a non-google search engine should be able to turn up a few images for you, if you haven't seen already.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Rather Read 1/17/2020 12:03:39 PM (No. 290988)
Don't try to out troll Cocaine Mitch.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: Starboard_side 1/17/2020 12:08:17 PM (No. 290989)
I certainly hope Mitch corrals the entire Republicans in the Senate, and review the information that the House presented, and maybe have Dershowitz be present to explain the Constitutionality of what they are supposed to do NOW, after the articles were presented. Believe they only are able to discuss and vote on just THOSE two articles, as they were presented, which is what the Democrats are counting on since they didn't allow Trump to defend himself, or allow any exculpatory information to be presented either. Don't even believe Nadler has granted that 1 day of calling witnesses, per House Rules, to the Republicans in the House either. Did they all violate House Rules, by presenting those articles without allowing the House Republicans their rightful day of calling witnesses?
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Reply 10 - Posted by: ladydawgfan 1/17/2020 2:10:10 PM (No. 291101)
RE #1: President Trump ought to find those exact pens and offer them on his website with that exact phrase on them. $10? $15 each? Like the straws, they would fly out the door!!
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Reply 11 - Posted by: bad-hair 1/17/2020 6:45:41 PM (No. 291280)
San Fran Nan is a troll. Who needs 25 pens to sign their name ? Can't she afford one that works ?
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