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Lindsey Graham, other Republicans
blast Rush Limbaugh over Buttigieg
'kissing his husband' remarks

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Posted By: Ribicon, 2/13/2020 6:16:54 PM

Washington—Conservative talk show host Rush Limbaugh drew bipartisan condemnation Thursday for saying the country won’t elect Pete Buttigieg president because he’s been “kissing his husband” on stage after debates. Limbaugh’s comments came eight days after President Donald Trump awarded him the nation’s top civilian honor during the State of the Union address. The president said, among other things, that the tribute recognized the millions of people a day the host speaks to and inspires. Limbaugh, a staunch Trump ally who recently announced he has advanced lung cancer, made the remarks on his nationally syndicated radio show. Buttigieg has finished in the top


Hey, hold up; Pete Buttigieg is gay? Gross!

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Reply 1 - Posted by: marbles 2/13/2020 6:19:41 PM (No. 317629)
Do people want to see in their heads the image the American president dancing with his husband at the inaugural ball?
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Reply 2 - Posted by: bad-hair 2/13/2020 6:22:28 PM (No. 317636)
He's right.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: bad-hair 2/13/2020 6:23:31 PM (No. 317638)
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Reply 4 - Posted by: bighambone 2/13/2020 6:24:10 PM (No. 317640)
You had to know that Miss Lindsey Graham would be right out there in front criticizing Rush!
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Reply 5 - Posted by: IowaDad 2/13/2020 6:25:16 PM (No. 317641)
Name is Chasin' Butt or summit like that
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Reply 6 - Posted by: earlybird 2/13/2020 6:26:22 PM (No. 317642)
Stop it, Lindsey. Rush was right. I saw the photo. It was a gagger. Is this something Petey has to do to prove himself to his husband, or is just pandering to the LGBTXYZ crowd? Whatever, he is looking to be elected by ALL the people. This is just plain bad optics… Question: Is wife Petey looking to be the first female president?
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Reply 7 - Posted by: SALady 2/13/2020 6:26:52 PM (No. 317644)
Rush told the truth!!!! Many minority voters (especially African Americans) will not be the least bit motivated to go vote for a sodomite. They won't vote for President Trump -- they just won't vote. And no Demon-Rat can win without that block of votes.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: tsquare 2/13/2020 6:27:27 PM (No. 317646)
Rush is , of course right...although it is not pc to say so
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Reply 9 - Posted by: Catherine 2/13/2020 6:29:26 PM (No. 317649)
Ask Rush if he cares. Bet not.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: nwcudagal 2/13/2020 6:29:59 PM (No. 317650)
This remark isn't about disparaging Mayor Pete, Rush is just saying the truth. You can twist and turn that statement into a sexist/homophobia remark, but it is simply just the truth. Especially in fly-by country.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: earlybird 2/13/2020 6:35:14 PM (No. 317656)
What he said: “They’re saying, ‘OK, how’s this going to look?’” Limbaugh said Wednesday, imagining Democrats’ thinking. “Thirty-seven-year-old gay guy kissing his husband on stage, next to Mr. Man, Donald Trump.’” Rush calls him as he sees ‘em. He is a pragmatist. Any pragmatist knows that all voters do not see Petey and Chasten as a great love story that must be demonstrated every time Petey is in public.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: MDConservative 2/13/2020 6:36:12 PM (No. 317658)
Hey, Senator, shouldn't you be getting to the bottom of something or other?
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Reply 13 - Posted by: unionriverman2316 2/13/2020 6:36:16 PM (No. 317659)
I agree 100% with what Rush said on that topic. But just to test the theory lets see how well it plays in South Carolina.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: snowoutlaw 2/13/2020 6:39:20 PM (No. 317662)
Rush isn't PC, he lives in RealityVille.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: pinger 2/13/2020 6:42:15 PM (No. 317665)
Yea, the Left...and apparently some others...just can't understand why everyone in the country isn't as "woke" as they. Many people who object to homosexuality due to their religious beliefs won't vote for Peter. Many people who believe homosexuality indicates mental illness probably won't vote for Peter. Many people who are homophobes probably won't vote for Peter. That's a very large group of people. That, I think, is what Rush was saying...
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Reply 16 - Posted by: TexasHillCountry 2/13/2020 6:44:55 PM (No. 317667)
Miss Lindsay, you were doing well when you were defending the President and taking umbrage at the way dhimmicrats slimed Mr. Justice Kavanaugh. Could you just not leave it at that? Sometimes refraining from shooting your mouth off is the best course. You don't need to do any virtue signaling for your base.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: hammondb3 2/13/2020 6:47:09 PM (No. 317674)
This will turn away black males in droves. So, I say, keep it up Petey.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: KT 2/13/2020 6:48:07 PM (No. 317676)
Whoa. That’s a lie. I listened to the program on a day this week Rush did not say that. He said that some of those on left are asking how do you explain President Trump to their children. And Rush said something to the effect of well how do you explain Pete kissing a man to your children? Showed the photo. He said, as I recall, that Mayor Pete does it often and it might not always go over well. Rush said nothing about whether it would make an affect on the being elected or not.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: BarryNo 2/13/2020 6:48:10 PM (No. 317677)
Mayor Pete Butt-L**ker. I dont have a problem with his gay-ness. I have a problem with his politics.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: skacmar 2/13/2020 6:49:44 PM (No. 317680)
I don't want to see Mayor Pete kiss his husband any more than I want to see Pres Trump kiss Melania or Obama kiss Michelle. Keep the PDA at home.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: Newtsche 2/13/2020 6:52:54 PM (No. 317687)
Rush blasted?! Please don't throw him in the briar patch.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: Foont 2/13/2020 6:54:38 PM (No. 317690)
The whole purpose of the GOP is to provide controlled opposition to the left and then, after a suitable period, to endorse the beliefs and policies of the left. They opposed homosexual "marriage" and now they condemn anyone who appears to criticize or question it. The GOP was the party of small government and now they vote on budgets and bills that expand government influence into every corner of our lives. They were "budget hawks" and now they vote yes on spending bills that produce trillion dollar deficits. They ran on overturning Obamacare but when presented with the first genuine opportunity to repeal it they vote to keep it in place. They campaign on restricting immigration - both legal and illegal - then vote to keep the borders open. Is there anything that the GOP has managed to conserve (other than their own sinecures and status)? The leftist dimrats are the progressive destruction of the nation with the throttle all the way open. The GOP is the progressive destruction of the nation in 2nd gear.
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Reply 23 - Posted by: happywarrior 2/13/2020 7:00:58 PM (No. 317700)
Remember that kiss between Algore and Tipper? I still gag thinking about it.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: JediJerry 2/13/2020 7:02:33 PM (No. 317702)
So free speech and opinions and freedom to express them is suddenly not ok?! Shame on you all! Besides that Rush is correct. Booty Judge has no chance now or ever. Period.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: joew9 2/13/2020 7:09:01 PM (No. 317707)
Buttigieg's gay marriage is actually all about anti-marriage and dissolution of the family. Although I doubt he has studied it enough to know it. He's just one of the ignorant travelers. Reading back in the history of the gay marriage movement reveals it had it's roots in about 1920. The era of the professors of Margaret Mead is approximately where the beginning was though I think it even preceded them. At that time it was an anti-marriage movement. As recently as a decade ago several leaders of the gay marriage movement admitted in a barely covered CSPAN event that their purpose of supporting gay marriage was to eventually destroy marriage. Coincidentally the communist also wanted to destroy marriage since the family and religion was contrary to total subservience to the state. So I would bet it started as a suggestion back during Marx.
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Reply 26 - Posted by: TennDon 2/13/2020 7:11:01 PM (No. 317708)
dis-ASSOCiated Presstitutes Nuff said!
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Reply 27 - Posted by: fayebeck 2/13/2020 7:16:38 PM (No. 317711)
I will never accept "gay marriage" . Shack up and do your thing. Don't expect everyone to accept your nonsense.
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Reply 28 - Posted by: bhkat 2/13/2020 7:19:53 PM (No. 317714)
It's icky and Rush is right.
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Reply 29 - Posted by: enemyofthestate 2/13/2020 7:20:40 PM (No. 317715)
Nope, I support Rush for his remarks. I support Rush. As ususal, he speaks the truth.
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Reply 30 - Posted by: 4Justice 2/13/2020 7:21:50 PM (No. 317717)
He may be right because most people are not happy to see PDA by gays, especially in politics. Still, he shouldn't be saying it. It is unfortunate that people can't just be themselves and not be publically criticized (or even killed) for it. Before you jump on me, please note that I had a friend who was murdered on his way home from a work gathering simply for being gay. He didn't look it. He didn't publically act out on it, but some bigoted young punks figured it out and beat him to death, and he was a big, tall man. Bigotry is ignorance and its evil.
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Reply 31 - Posted by: davew 2/13/2020 7:25:58 PM (No. 317722)
This is exactly why Rush is Rush. He's got the guts to say what other people only think and are afraid to say. Its not a criticism of homosexuality. It is a basic sensitivity and understanding of how the heterosexual majority of ordinary people will respond when confronted with public displays of affection between same sex persons. Maybe in 20 years or so with enough cable shows and movies making homosexual affection commonplace this visceral reaction will dissipate but as of today it is very real. It is especially prevalent in the black community and denying the impact of this on Democrat voters is folly. That said, I don't think Mayor Pete will get the nomination for a variety of other reasons. In particular, Bernie Sanders has a lock on the leftist radical wing of the party and Bloomberg is going to buy the rest of the party. If I were Rush I'd have waited until Mayor Pete was the Democrat nominee to point out the problem.
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Reply 32 - Posted by: rytwng 2/13/2020 7:32:54 PM (No. 317727)
Kissing is bad enough I don't want to think what Pete Bufu is doing in their bedroom to his "husband". Do we really want that in the White House?
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Reply 33 - Posted by: JayD 2/13/2020 7:35:08 PM (No. 317728)
Take note of any "Republicans" or "Conservatives" that go along with the media's story and condemn Rush for these kinds of comments. Rush is making an observation about the electorate in the US, and he has a valid viewpoint. He did not say that he personally approved or disapproved. Anyone that condemns Rush for these comments and claim to be on his side cannot and should not be trusted.
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Reply 34 - Posted by: 901AtTheRiver 2/13/2020 7:36:41 PM (No. 317731)
Rush and I both got throwup in our mouths when we saw that little scene.
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Reply 35 - Posted by: Safari Man 2/13/2020 7:41:01 PM (No. 317736)
Has Lindsey come out of the closet yet?
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Reply 36 - Posted by: zephyrgirl 2/13/2020 7:48:42 PM (No. 317742)
I thought it was gross when Al Gore sucked Tipper's tonsils out on national television in 2000. I also think "Mayor Pete" doing the same to his whatever is just as gross. I don't want to see either. Rush is right.
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Reply 37 - Posted by: columba 2/13/2020 8:04:15 PM (No. 317749)
Here are the FACTS: "God created them male and female." ..end of story.
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Reply 38 - Posted by: PESSIMIST 2/13/2020 8:29:35 PM (No. 317770)
It is proof that Society is going mad when an inarguable factual prediction is deemed "hateful."
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Reply 39 - Posted by: Bmoc 2/13/2020 8:42:37 PM (No. 317774)
Given a choice between Rush and the Senators, "Rush is Right!"
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Reply 40 - Posted by: Omen55 2/13/2020 8:45:41 PM (No. 317776)
Will they condemn Black & Latino voters for it? Speak up polys we can't hear you. Pathetic.
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Reply 41 - Posted by: PCMM 2/13/2020 8:59:51 PM (No. 317784)
Is it mandatory that I accept homosexuality? What else must I like? Is beastiality next? Maybe pedophilia? Done with these people. They’re undeserving of basic respect.
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Reply 42 - Posted by: DVC 2/13/2020 9:32:12 PM (No. 317801)
I'm with Rush. They are disgusting.
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Reply 43 - Posted by: pros7767 2/13/2020 9:32:52 PM (No. 317803)
Great job Lindsay! Rush is fighting terminal cancer so when he makes one statement you don't like, crucify him. How about going after all of the corruption in the FBI and DOJ? We've been waiting years!!!! Jackarses all...
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Reply 44 - Posted by: Italiano 2/13/2020 9:46:25 PM (No. 317815)
It's just not as acceptable as some deluded individuals and groups would like to think it is. And I for one hope that I'm long dead and gone before it is.
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Reply 45 - Posted by: whyyeseyec 2/13/2020 9:54:30 PM (No. 317824)
I kissed my dog on her forehead today.
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Reply 46 - Posted by: ARob101 2/13/2020 9:55:02 PM (No. 317825)
Rush is clearly more in tune with average Americans than our elected officials. Hollywood and liberals have been pushing homosexuality as “normal” for years when nothing could be farther from the truth. The fact is less than 5% of our population Is homosexual. I, along with most Americans, are absolutely grossed out to see two men or women kissing. I’m not homophobic, just do your business in private and don’t tell me about it! We should have a don’t ask, don’t tell policy about this. 😉
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Reply 47 - Posted by: Norway 2/13/2020 9:56:13 PM (No. 317826)
Limbaugh wasn't making a value judgement. He was simply stating an observation, based on 30+ years of observing and commenting on our culture. Plus, he's right!
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Reply 48 - Posted by: oldmagnolia 2/13/2020 10:04:07 PM (No. 317838)
Lindsay, go pound sand. I don't want a sodomite in the White House.
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Reply 49 - Posted by: vandal5005 2/13/2020 10:06:42 PM (No. 317839)
"Buttigieg was a U.S. Navy intelligence officer in Afghanistan, is a Harvard graduate and was a Rhodes scholar at Oxford University in England." As a former Army NCO I respect his service. I think Mayor Pete is a smart guy in the theoretical sense, but these credentials show me nothing considering his dad was the Marxist in Chief for years at Notre Dame, etc. and that 'influential people' get their kids admitted to 'prestigious universities' not on their abilities. In a more disrespectful tone.. There is no difference between Mayor Pete and Bernie Sanders except his Obama-like abilities to cover his actual beliefs in public.
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Reply 50 - Posted by: Harlowe 2/13/2020 10:32:18 PM (No. 317863)
#18- Correct. Here is the transcript of Rush’s comment on February 11, 2020: “So, he says Trump causes problems for parents. What about that? If you’re not watching on the Dittocam, what it is, a picture of Mayor Pete kissing his husband, which he does frequently.” There is no mention of the country not electing Pete Buttigieg. #32- Agree, however, concern goes beyond a bedroom in the White House; serious concern should be for the “heart and soul” of this country. Because of homosexuality, God destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah. (Genesis 19) Homosexuality is an abomination to God. (Genesis19:5, Leviticus18:22,20:13, Deuteronomy22:5,23:18, Judges19:22-23, Romans1:26-27, 1Corinthians6:9-10, 2Peter6-11, Jude6-8, Revelation21:5-8,22:14-15) #37- Absolutely. Marriage between a man and a woman was instituted by God with Adam and Eve. (Genesis 2:24)
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Reply 51 - Posted by: Heraclitus 2/13/2020 10:40:40 PM (No. 317868)
#43, I wish I could give you a hundred "like" clicks.
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Reply 52 - Posted by: red1066 2/13/2020 11:26:54 PM (No. 317891)
Being political correct all the time is an illness. Fact is, the majority of people in this country if really pressed on the issue and honest about their views of homosexuality would find something really wrong about it. This doesn't mean being mean to those who are homosexual. It means just not going along with the political correct idea that it's normal.
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Reply 53 - Posted by: XCenturion 2/13/2020 11:29:57 PM (No. 317892)
I'd like to as Lindsey Graham how those Senate hearing are going regarding the fake Mueller investigation, the fabricated evidence provided to the FISA court by a bunch of corrupt FBI/DOJ officials, and that whole Hunter Binder quid pro quo thing. Remember, Buttigieg prefers to lead from behind.
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Reply 54 - Posted by: PChristopher 2/14/2020 1:34:37 AM (No. 317963)
You Quasi-Republicans need to stop worrying about what Rush SAID and get back to dealing with what the Commucrats DID! I'm tired of your lip-service to justice!
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Reply 55 - Posted by: Aud 2/14/2020 2:54:36 AM (No. 317977)
What? Wait a minute, I thought ex-mayor Pete was the husband in this menage a deux!
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Reply 56 - Posted by: judy 2/14/2020 3:17:39 AM (No. 317981)
Lindsey, it’s been 14 months ...where’s all the investigations you promised??? First you said after the Mueller investigation, then the IG report, then the impeachment what Your excuse ????
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Reply 57 - Posted by: WhamDBambam 2/14/2020 6:42:08 AM (No. 318045)
"Mayor Pete" would have been considered mentally ill twenty-five years ago.
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Reply 58 - Posted by: ROLFNader 2/14/2020 9:11:35 AM (No. 318182)
As a long time student of the Limbaugh Institute for Advanced Conservative Thinking, I've been saying this since this dweeb hit the scene.
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Reply 59 - Posted by: LadyHen 2/14/2020 9:16:54 AM (No. 318192)
While yes 95% of the thinking public so do not want to see two men necking on stage, of the myriad of reasons not to vote for this guy, this is on the bottom of a huge pile for me. His politics and his character are bigger issues for me.
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Reply 60 - Posted by: ussjimmycarter 2/14/2020 9:53:30 AM (No. 318239)
Rush is right again. Is Miss Lindsay coming out of the closet again?
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Reply 61 - Posted by: Smart11344 2/14/2020 1:53:53 PM (No. 318529)
I stand with Rush. God Bless you on your fight against lung cancer.
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Reply 62 - Posted by: Smart11344 2/14/2020 1:56:18 PM (No. 318533)
A toast from Mayor Petey, Bottoms Up.
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Reply 63 - Posted by: tom7 2/19/2020 9:28:20 AM (No. 323335)
It makes no sense that all these qu**rs want to deny the fact that most people (around 98 %) are massively repulsed by homosexual acts - including kissing on stage. Acceptance is not enhanced by dragging homosexual acts out of the bedroom onto the political stage.
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Reply 64 - Posted by: tom7 2/19/2020 9:32:45 AM (No. 323344)
Lucianne will not allow the word queer in the comments.
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HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush told a Presidents Day audience of investors and money managers that it’s time for a return to civility in the nation’s politics. And the man who was ousted early from the Republican primaries of 2016 gave a decidedly mixed review of the first term of President Donald Trump, who bruised him often on the campaign trail. Bush spoke Monday to an audience of several hundred investors in Hollywood at a conference sponsored by the financial firm Noble Capital Markets of Boca Raton. During the speech and onstage interview with author Brant Pinvidic
Bernie Sanders: ‘The United States Must
Find the Moral Conviction to
Choose…Democratic Socialism’
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Posted by Imright 2/18/2020 1:11:13 PM Post Reply
Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont, who won the Democratic presidential primary in New Hampshire last week, is arguing that “the United States must find…the moral conviction to choose…democratic socialism.” “Today,” he said in a June 12, 2019 speech at George Washington University, “we have a demagogue in the White House who, for cheap political gain, is attempting to deflect the attention of the American people away from the real crises that we face and, instead, is doing what demagogues always do--and that is divide people up and legislate hatred.” (Video)
Deep State Revolt: Federal Judges to Hold
Emergency Meeting Over Barr and Trump
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Posted by Imright 2/18/2020 3:29:14 AM Post Reply
Just weeks after President Donald Trump was acquitted by the Senate of bogus partisan impeachment charges by the House of Representatives, a group of federal judges will hold an ’emergency meeting’ on Tuesday regarding the intervention by Attorney General William Barr against the abusive proposed sentence for Roger Stone and the criticism by President Trump of the proposed sentence and the federal judge overseeing the case, Judge Amy Berman Jackson, as well as other actions by Barr and Trump regarding ‘politically sensitive’ cases before the judiciary.
George Soros calls for Mark Zuckerberg
and Sheryl Sandberg to be removed
from Facebook because they are 'helping
Trump get re-elected' by not
banning political ads
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Posted by Imright 2/18/2020 3:04:32 PM Post Reply
George Soros has called for Mark Zuckerberg to be removed from Facebook because he thinks he is 'helping Trump get re-elected' by not censoring or banning political ads. Soros, a prolific billionaire Democrat donor, wrote a letter to The Financial Times on Monday calling on both Zuckerberg and Sheryl Sandberg to step down. He has accused them of having a 'mutual assistance arrangement' with Trump that will 'help him get re-elected'. Soros was responding to an article Zuckerberg wrote himself last week which appeared in the Financial Times.
Sen. Murphy on Meeting With Zarif: ‘If
Trump Isn’t Going to Talk to Iran,
Then Someone Should’
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Posted by Imright 2/18/2020 11:13:01 PM Post Reply
Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) confirmed Tuesday that he met with Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif on the sidelines of a security conference in Germany at the weekend, justifying his decision to do so by saying that “if [President] Trump isn’t going to talk to Iran, then someone should.”“I have no delusions about Iran,” Murphy wrote in an article about his attendance at the Munich Security Conference, which followed a visit to Ukraine. “But I think it’s dangerous to not talk to your enemies,”“Discussions and negotiations are a way to ease tensions and
Pompeo: I Hope Secret Democrat Meeting
With Iran Wasn’t Meant To Undermine
U.S. Foreign Policy
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Posted by earlybird 2/18/2020 11:58:27 AM Post Reply
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo responded to Federalist reporting Tuesday of Democratic senators privately meeting with Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif without State Department knowledge or approval. Democratic Sen. Chris Murphy of Connecticut and other Democrat senators met with Zarif last week on the sidelines of the Munich Security Conference, an annual forum convening hundreds of world leaders each February to discuss international threats. (Snip)Murphy has defended Democratic rogue meetings with foreign leaders in the past while offering harsh criticism of Republicans who sent an open letter to the Iranian regime while the Obama administration stamped out the details of a nuclear agreement with the Middle Eastern adversary.
The Epic Donald 26 replies
Posted by Imright 2/18/2020 6:42:03 AM Post Reply
We voting Americans need to sort out our thinking and do so before next fall. I am so tired of hearing reasonable, intelligent people express anti-Trump attitudes based on truly flimsy grounds. A relative said to me that she’d never vote for Trump because “he’s an a**hole.” I have had other people voice similar concerns in more genteel terms -– they don’t like his tweeting, his braggadocio, his unpredictability. Okay, okay. At first, I didn’t either.Now, it’s true that Trump can be a jerk. But so was Julius Caesar. So was Winston Churchill. So was George Patton. For that matter, so was King David, who was appointed by God
Bernie Sanders Compares Voting for
Him to Voting for Nelson Mandela
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Posted by Imright 2/18/2020 5:50:35 PM Post Reply
RENO, Nevada — Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) compared himself to the late South African President Nelson Mandela in an address to supporters at the University of Nevada, Reno, on Tuesday morning.“You know, I think back now, and I think, in fact, some of you may be familiar with Nelson Mandela — remember that, and his fight for freedom in South Africa? — and people marching to the polls,” Sanders said, as he closed his remarks, before an audience of about 200 people.“I’m thinking about the civil rights movement, and people marching to the polls. Well, we’re fighting to change America.” Sanders then led supporters
Brawl breaks out at Bernie Sanders
rally over ‘Black Guns Matter’ shirt
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Posted by MainelySane 2/18/2020 2:30:43 AM Post Reply
A brawl broke out at a Bernie Sanders rally in Colorado on Sunday when a supporter of the Vermont senator confronted another man for wearing a T-shirt that read “Black Guns Matter,” a report said. The man sporting the shirt, who is black, told CBS Denver that he was recording the presidential hopeful. "I thought it really would be a lot more inclusive than that. It’s not a safe place to express differences.”
Barr said he's considering quitting
over Trump tweets, reports say
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Posted by Harlowe 2/18/2020 10:11:18 PM Post Reply
Attorney General Bill Barr told people close to him that he's considering stepping down over President Trump's tweets, multiple reports said Tuesday, days after Barr admitted that Trump's tweeting made it "'impossible for me to do my job." "He has his limits," one person familiar with Barr’s thinking told The Washington Post. Its report suggested that Barr wanted Trump to "get the message" to stop weighing in publicly in ongoing criminal cases. Barr, speaking to ABC News last week, also denied ever acting on improper influence from Trump or the White House.
Chris Matthews: If Bernie Gets Democrat
Nomination ‘We’ll Lose 49 States’
Against Trump
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Posted by Imright 2/18/2020 9:45:15 PM Post Reply
Leftist MSNBC host Chris Matthews said on Tuesday that if socialist Bernie Sanders wins the Democratic nomination for president that Democrats will lose 49 states to President Donald Trump. While talking about how the other candidates are not attacking Sanders’ ideology, Matthews said, “They’re just pandering to the Bernie people and you know what pandering gets you? Nothing. It certainly doesn’t get you respect.” “They’ve got to get out there and say I disagree with socialism; I believe in the markets; I think he’s wrong,” Matthew said. “I think you’ll never get it done and this country will never go that direction, by the way we’ll lose forty nine states.”
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