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Socialists Look to Take Advantage of
Coronavirus Emergency. Don’t Let Them

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Posted By: ladydawgfan, 3/20/2020 2:40:59 PM

A millennial single mom I know happened to be in a supermarket located in a North Shore suburb of Chicago Sunday when Governor J.B. Pritzker announced he had decided to close all of the restaurants and bars in Illinois. As shoppers began getting news updates on their smartphones, she said there was a dramatic increase in the “intensity” of their shopping. People were moving quickly and scooping large quantities of anything they could get their hands on into their shopping carts. Within minutes, the shelves were nearly bare. Welcome to scarcity. Welcome to panic. Welcome to everyday socialism. Before the current panic over the Chinese Virus,


Wise words of caution!!

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Ida Lou Pino 3/20/2020 2:50:49 PM (No. 352345)
I didn't have time to read the article. When Charlie writes "socialists" is he referring to Trump and the Pubbies - - or some other group of big-government-solves-all-problems politicians?
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Reply 2 - Posted by: bamapreacher 3/20/2020 3:04:39 PM (No. 352357)
Patrick Henry said "Give me liberty or give me death." Pray God it doesn't come to that but I wonder what people will choose if the communist anti-American left tries to take advantage of the situation.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: udanja99 3/20/2020 3:26:16 PM (No. 352370)
They are already trying to take advantage. Hence Illary’s call for all voting by mail and DeBlasio’s call for nationalizing industry.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: bamapreacher 3/20/2020 3:30:13 PM (No. 352374)
I should clarify my #2 post. I don't mean death by violence, but rather, would people risk their lives to the corona virus in order to preserve freedom.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: MDConservative 3/20/2020 4:03:19 PM (No. 352421)
What does one call all those government bailouts coming and checks for everyone? It's a bi-partisan disease...we're all socialists now.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: planetgeo 3/20/2020 4:42:09 PM (No. 352469)
Ya think? This entire lockdown strategy is intended to exert huge pressure on the most vulnerable workers, including blacks. Put them suddenly out of work. No money. Food dwindling. Kids and family at each other's throats at home 24x7. They want riots to erupt. Violence. Cities burning. National Guard on the streets. This is Lenin and Trotsky 101. They just may get it. The big difference is that thanks to the wisdom of our founders, WE the people will solve the problem ourselves once and for all. Thanks, socialists. You asked for it. You're going to get what's been coming to you for a long time.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: stablemoney 3/20/2020 5:19:51 PM (No. 352493)
Joe Biden did not bring us this socialism. Trump has done that. Trump built the Trump economy, now has erased it. We are back before Obama left office. I really don't get destroying the economy.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: RedWhite&Blue2 3/20/2020 5:36:41 PM (No. 352509)
Don’t fear The economy will come roaring back My favorite President is not the last schmuck who held that office for 8 years of golfing and vacations! He is awesome! Veterans for Trump 2020
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Reply 9 - Posted by: marbles 3/20/2020 6:01:36 PM (No. 352536)
I'm with # 8.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Gallo3 3/20/2020 9:10:29 PM (No. 352644)
The Socialist Virus and The Democrat Flu.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Trigger2 3/21/2020 1:08:46 AM (No. 352736)
When you walk into a grocery store today for routine grocery shopping and see empty shelves everywhere, do you ever get the impression you're in Madero's Venezuela or Putin's Russia? I do. The amount of hoarding going on is astronomical. I figure in 2-3 weeks after everybody has emptied the shelves for a year's worth of goods, everything will be back to normal for the non-hoarders.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: tom7 3/21/2020 1:39:48 AM (No. 352755)
They already are. Just plan on the long battle to eject them.
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