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Posted By: Pluperfect, 3/31/2020 3:52:31 AM

Several members of the media were quick to dismiss the presence of "My Pillow" founder Mike Lindell at the White House coronavirus press briefing despite his company's ongoing contribution to combating the outbreak. Lindell, who was among several business leaders who spoke at Monday's presser, announced that his company is aiming to increase its production of cotton face masks from 10,000 to 50,000 per day. He also said a prayer and encouraged the country to dedicate time to their families and religion. "God gave us grace on November 8, 2016, to change the course we were on," the pro-Trump businessman said. "God had been taken out of our schools and lives,

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Reply 1 - Posted by: John C 3/31/2020 4:08:42 AM (No. 363500)
t took courage to pray in the Rose garden, and I liked his words.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: PChristopher 3/31/2020 4:34:04 AM (No. 363502)
Dear Mainstream Media, President Donald J. Trump and Mike Lindell are doing more for the betterment of the nation than all of you combined. Deal with it!
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Reply 3 - Posted by: ussjimmycarter 3/31/2020 4:40:42 AM (No. 363503)
Live in Minnesota. We are way proud of My Pillow for figuring out how to contribute to the nation rather than just wussing out and sending all of their employees home. This guy is the real deal! His products are awesome and their customer service has always been legendary! Proud to have them located in our state! Great corporate citizen... Unlike a couple of banks located here... ugh... Use to work for one of them and I KNOW that ALL they care about are shareholders! Don't care about customers or employees. I quit when i could only give my direct reports a 1% raise "because we didn't have any money" and then the CEO took a $30 Million Dollar stock distribution a month later. I said "nope...not working for company with values like that...and resumed my self employed consulting career! Never regretted it for one moment...even though I was getting stock options that would have been very valuable...until recently!!! Ethics first and then money...Everytime!!!
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Captleemo 3/31/2020 5:13:14 AM (No. 363510)
I think it would be a good idea for the main stream media to be removed from corporate ownership and be forced to stand on their own. Then see how spewing hatred works for the bottom line.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: NancyD 3/31/2020 6:10:59 AM (No. 363527)
Not going to lie, this article brought tears to my eyes.. Mr Lindell does something great for our Country and gets mocked by the media. That is so messed up, I don't know what to say. Thank you Mr. Lindell for your help.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: watashiyo 3/31/2020 6:16:40 AM (No. 363530)
My Christmas wish, .....all reporters and journalist GONE! The world is better off without them.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Rather Read 3/31/2020 6:30:13 AM (No. 363539)
The LA Times called the CEO's in the Rose Garden absurd. If this had taken place during World War II, they would have been praised for their patriotism. But I suppose the LA Times thinks patriotism is absurd as well. I can't wait till the Times goes out of business.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Rinktum 3/31/2020 6:44:01 AM (No. 363545)
This crisis is bringing the best and worst out in people. Clearly, Mr. Lindell is showing us all what it means to show your best and the media is, as usual, showing everyone just how terrible they are, I cannot believe they would disparage anyone actually doing something good but it is who they are. If we have learned one thing from this, it is that leftists are incapable of showing basis decency. On a daily basis they attack the President and anyone who dares come along beside him to contribute to helping us get through this as quickly and painlessly as possible. No one is exempt. If you step up in any way, you will be attacked. Americans are tired of the constant unrelenting attacks at a time when we should all be pulling together. You see this because the democrat leadership is leading the way They can’t show any support for the President whatsoever and the media and rest of the rabid left follow their lead. It really is unconscionable to witness the hatred focused on the President by these do nothing, pork pushing, jealous black hearted haters. The democrat party is a complete failure. They have done nothing but undermine the President and his administration. While the world is watching, they have made a mockery of the concept of working together during a crisis for the good of the country. Frankly, all they care about is living another day to bash this President. How do you go through life harboring such hate? November 3, 2020 is going to be a day of reckoning for this sick and twisted party and its media sycophants because the majority of Americans are fed up with their shenanigans. Their hateful obstinance instead of cooperation will not be forgotten. November 4th will be another sweet Independence Day when Americans throw off the tyranny of the democrat party because they are not who we are or aspire to be.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: DCGIRL 3/31/2020 6:52:10 AM (No. 363550)
The media's contribution to the people is nothing less than spread as much panic as they can.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Bazi 3/31/2020 7:05:48 AM (No. 363559)
Thank you Mike Lindell. Thank you for the prayer. Meanwhile, employees at Amazon are going on strike because of unsafe working conditions. Where's Jeff Bezos?
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Reply 11 - Posted by: RayLRiv 3/31/2020 7:29:24 AM (No. 363580)
Many in the LameStream Media CLEARLY do not know Mike Lindell's inspirational story.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: PostAway 3/31/2020 7:41:43 AM (No. 363591)
Mike Lindell is humble enough to be thankful for aid and forgiveness from a loving God and generous enough to share his talents and worldly possessions to people in need. Mika Brzezinski, Dean ObeyAllah and the rest of the silly tittering empty snobs of the MSM offer nothing of lasting value. Ever. Their words are ashes in their mouths and repulsive to wise people.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: JackBurton 3/31/2020 7:50:36 AM (No. 363598)
I saw this live on TV. I thought Lindell was just a little overboard... but not much and certainly people should be allowed to express themselves. He wasn't obnoxious, he just wasn't PC. When Trump got the mike back, he said something like "I didn't know he was going to say that." That was it. He wasn't upset and certainly was not against what Lindell said, but he knew it wasn't the PC thing to do. I knew right then the press would jump on this. And, anyway, FTA: "If you're angry at the guy shifting over his factory to produce 50,000 facemasks a day for medical professionals, you're doing being human wrong," Ben Shapiro wrote.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: PCMM 3/31/2020 8:09:03 AM (No. 363626)
People like Mike Lindell are the true celebrities who represent the best of America. Was pleased to see this with the Wounded Warriors who’d get visited by every type of so-called celebrity regularly at Walter Reed. Congresscritters, generals, Hollywood ... meh. The guys loved real people such as Mr. Lindell (who wasn’t around back then) and not the posers and pretenders. Was nice to witness. (although #1 celeb to ever step foot on WRAMC was an actor who represented the real USMC - R. Lee Ermey ... God rest his soul). But even here (at there are those who’d like to nitpick Mr. Lindell for being courageous enough to give glory to God. Trump knows what he’s doing in front of cameras and understands who real Americans respect. Btw, the urbanites sure look soft and easy to eliminate in any boogaloo should it ever come to that. Escape from New York now looks prophetic.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: edgar 3/31/2020 8:17:15 AM (No. 363630)
This is a real opportunity for the media to shine, yet they squander it.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: CaptainLibra 3/31/2020 8:28:13 AM (No. 363641)
I just broke down and ordered a king mattress topper that I've been thinking about. Not cheap but I hope what profit he makes on the sale will result in some more masks. I would love to buy some masks and then distribute them to those who work with infected patients.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: 3XALADY 3/31/2020 8:40:05 AM (No. 363660)
Admire that his company can make 50,000 a day. I made two in two hours. It's the prep work - cutting - that takes the time, not sewing. His heart is where it should be and he is certainly giving back. My only criticism would be that he needs to make another ad. I've seen the present one for years and years.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: Winstonian 3/31/2020 8:41:11 AM (No. 363665)
To update a Mark Twin quote In the first place God made idiots. This was for practice.Then he made the mainstream media.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: tisHimself 3/31/2020 8:41:46 AM (No. 363667)
The absolute exclusion and ridicule of all religions in all stories written and policies applied is central to understanding the mentality of so much of the political and information providing classes. Under no circumstances should the Creator be acknowledged, must less those who would turn in that direction. Pleased to meet you, hope you guessed my name...
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Reply 20 - Posted by: sadc 3/31/2020 8:46:11 AM (No. 363670)
Do people even know what a prayer is?? Mike Lindell gave advice for people turn back to God and read their Bibles. That is not a prayer. However, for some who are so open minded their brains fell out, the mere mention of God causes them to have a fit. In their book, God is banned and that was Mike Lindell's entire point.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: marbles 3/31/2020 8:50:46 AM (No. 363675)
Mike LIndells life was a shambles, he was addicted to crack cocaine, and alcohol, his marriage fell apart. He was able through God to turn his life around and help other people.Perhaps thats what the msm cant deal with, his getting clean and sober , his building a successful company , his helping fellow human beings has nothing to do with government. It's about God and Mike Lindell.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: The Remnants 3/31/2020 8:50:55 AM (No. 363676)
I heard him on someone's program. Was impressed by his words, and seemed sincere to me. Phonies can't comprehend someone who isn't a phony.
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Reply 23 - Posted by: rsgonner 3/31/2020 8:54:04 AM (No. 363683)
Isn't it amazing: the lamestream media and the democrats align themselves with China and globalism, against the US and God, and then wonder why they are losing ground. They praise those who brought this to the world, and denigrate those who are trying to mitigate it. If one never thought that the Book of Revelation was relevant, perhaps now is the time to reread it. We are living it.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: gop_guys 3/31/2020 8:54:37 AM (No. 363686)
We were inspired by this prophetic word! Looking forward to our new sheets and pillow cases! As Sundance said on CTH recently; janitors are more valuable than journalists!
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Reply 25 - Posted by: Hazymac 3/31/2020 9:04:50 AM (No. 363699)
Mike Lindell, who is to be admired for turning his life around, is a true American entrepreneur, in addition to being a godly man. It's quite an accomplishment for him to keep his employees busy making medical products during this enforced closure of 90% of the country. It's what I would expect this creative person to do. As for My Pillow products, after buying one My Pillow at BBBY several years ago, I won't sleep without it now, and have bought six more. The Giza Dream sheets are recent purchases, and they are indeed the most comfortable sheets I've slept upon. (And I had been buying extremely high thread count sheets--up to 1,500 threads per square inch--since the late '90s, so I know a bit from personal experience about luxury bedding.) Mike Lindell is a great American, as well as my brother in Christ. I am very proud of what he's done.
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Reply 26 - Posted by: Trump'sCousin 3/31/2020 9:05:03 AM (No. 363700)
Liberals aren't happy when they win and they are not happy when they lose. They couldn't come up with a good idea if their life depended on it and they hate anyone else's ideas. Anything done is never enough, never right, never good. They always look for boobs on an ant. Always. They hate everything about America. Her values, culture, traditions and Americans in general. They hate that we can come together to solve problems. They are spineless, gutless, brainless and heartless. They value nothing. They are profoundly jealous of success of any kind. They want this country to fail. Yes, yes they do. They are full of self loathing and unstable at best. Time to start democrat, liberal, progressive, socialist, marxist, commie shaming.
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Reply 27 - Posted by: Dodge Boy 3/31/2020 9:10:16 AM (No. 363709)
Except for the old farts in the msm who are allowed to report on the 5pm news programs, the rest of the msm is comprised of 20-somethings who were recently released from their local indoctrination centers. It is who they are. Rude, disrespectful, and evil. It was great seeing Mike Lindell with the President and his team at yesterday's presser. The way he brings spirituality into the conversation is very uplifting.
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Reply 28 - Posted by: Strike3 3/31/2020 9:11:14 AM (No. 363710)
Only movie stars, singers, comedians and professional athletes are worthy of MSM respect. They also tend to be the lowest form of human being so I understand the connection.
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Reply 29 - Posted by: planetgeo 3/31/2020 9:13:56 AM (No. 363715)
The urban elitesand their enemedia sycophants are essentially secular atheists. They believe that anyone who still believes in God or follows the teachings of the Bible are primitives. Just icky. Uncool. Not "evolved" like them. Little wonder then that in a great pandemic, they have nothing to bring them together, contribute to otrhers, or sacrifice for the good of the country and their fellow citizens. Instead they mock, snark, and when the going gets tough in their neighborhood, they bug out and invade the neighborhoods of...the primitives who have prayed, prepared, and are helping everyone around them. Think. This may not be a random pandemic. It just may be a timely demo from Him who will not be mocked.
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Reply 30 - Posted by: starboard 3/31/2020 9:19:41 AM (No. 363727)
Small and insecure people will TRY to tear others down to elevate themselves. They are the worse of the worse. These Lilliputians of the media can't shine Mike Lindel's shoes. Mike has a compelling story of turning his life around and is an example of an phenomenal American success story. His marketing techniques are textbook and his presence was as important as all the other big corporate CEO's who presented their contributions to the crisis. The media and their political buddies are an ugly blight on our society and are nothing but an evil cult of hate.
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Reply 31 - Posted by: nhveritas 3/31/2020 9:44:04 AM (No. 363772)
the so called mainstream media is nothing more than a groundhog day version of juicy smolliet ….over and over again
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Reply 32 - Posted by: Philipsonh 3/31/2020 10:07:28 AM (No. 363803)
MSM? = Main SEWER media. They do not present news, only EDITORIALS..
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Reply 33 - Posted by: AntiStatist 3/31/2020 10:16:26 AM (No. 363813)
Lindell has a great story of redemption- he once was lost but now is found, a living example of Amazing Grace.
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Reply 34 - Posted by: Jebediah 3/31/2020 10:19:23 AM (No. 363820)
I wonder if members of the press realize what a bad Impression they make with their snakiness, even among those who are not religious. And believe me, it feeds into how credible we find their news gathering and reporting. What a bunch of entitled asses.
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Reply 35 - Posted by: bighambone 3/31/2020 10:27:54 AM (No. 363831)
At least the My Pillow guy is trying to help in the middle of this serious pandemic. Remember the My Pillow guy is a private citizen and it is his right to say a prayer whenever he wishes. You can’t say that for most of the so called mainstream (liberal) media talking heads who are trying to stoke politicized panic across the country by flapping their gums constantly attempting to create controversy that gives them something to talk about. In that respect the media game is to conduct interviews with a bunch of doctors, politicians, and even unqualified others, elicit differing opinions and then use those differing opinions to keep on creating controversy that simply confuses people. One of the worst things the media, most of it based in New York City, has done is give Governor Cuomo of New York free reign nationally, and not just in New York, to complain and drone on, sometimes for an hour and a half daily about the spreading corona virus situation in New York City, a place of massive population density, that has little in common with the rest of the USA, outside of Chicago and Los Angeles. By giving Cuomo all that air time, obviously for future political purposes, some of the air time even used by Cuomo to introduce his family members to the nation and to talk about his families old time Sunday dinners, the media also owes the other 49 State Governors the same opportunities to talk about the Corona virus situations in their States that are impacted now, or that will be impacted in the near future.
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Reply 36 - Posted by: Red Ghost 3/31/2020 10:45:45 AM (No. 363863)
So I guess when these guys are desperate for masks, they will turn down ones made by Lindell and My Pillow. Just when you think these corrupt media jackals couldn't get any lower, they test the bottom again. God bless Lindell and all of his workers.
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Reply 37 - Posted by: enemyofthestate 3/31/2020 10:56:20 AM (No. 363882)
Lindell is one of the liberals' minor hate-objects.
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Reply 38 - Posted by: cor-vet 3/31/2020 11:18:50 AM (No. 363917)
Doesn't the LSM and hollywierd and the lackeys on CNN and MSNBC realize that we deplorables in fly-over-country mock them every day. If it weren't for articles posted on Lucianne, I wouldn't have a clue as to what any of them said or wrote. Someone once said that you needed to access them periodically to know what the enemy is thinking, but most of us know them well enough to be able to avoid them all together, since their message hasn't changed since 2016.
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Reply 39 - Posted by: DVC 3/31/2020 11:22:00 AM (No. 363920)
They hate him because he is helping out and keeping his employees working? They are disgusting people.
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Reply 40 - Posted by: Lawsy0 3/31/2020 11:24:20 AM (No. 363921)
It is a toss up between the MSM and the Democrats in Congress as to which is the more useless in the time of crisis. I don't know how people make it through this life without reliance on God. I really don't know!
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Reply 41 - Posted by: Zumkopf 3/31/2020 11:25:31 AM (No. 363923)
FWIW the Lindell mockers are being absolutely disemboweled in the responses to their comments. However, I suspect it's like what they say about mud wrestling a pig -- you both end up dirty and the pig likes it. Each of those snarky morons probably just got more internet traffic then they did in their entire previous lifetimes.
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Reply 42 - Posted by: Jebediah 3/31/2020 11:36:12 AM (No. 363935)
Just looked at WHO the members of "the Press" are who laughed at Lindell, and they are such nobodies that it is obvious why they speak, Tweet etc. They live in a bubble (and in the case of Mika B. is on a program with such low ratings that nobody watches anyhow) that this is how they get attention for THEM.
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Reply 43 - Posted by: Jebediah 3/31/2020 11:39:34 AM (No. 363941)
Also, wonder how Brezinski's daughters feel about her dumping their father for the lovely Joe, with whom she was having a long term affair. She is a great one to scoff and Lindell.
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Reply 44 - Posted by: JediJerry 3/31/2020 11:43:39 AM (No. 363949)
They don't like him because of the Cross he wears all the time.
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Reply 45 - Posted by: XCenturion 3/31/2020 11:53:37 AM (No. 363961)
Remind me what exactly the mainstream media has contributed during this crisis? NOTHING!
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Reply 46 - Posted by: sydney727 3/31/2020 11:56:22 AM (No. 363964)
I have nothing but admiration for MIke Lindell. I have nothing but contempt for the media.
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Reply 47 - Posted by: TCloud 3/31/2020 12:53:25 PM (No. 364046)
Mock a good Man and now the Liberals get FREDO sick!
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Reply 48 - Posted by: NotaBene 3/31/2020 12:55:09 PM (No. 364049)
The MyPillow guy, Mike Lindell inspired the wife and me to read our Bibles out loud to each other. God bless him. As for face masks, we should all be wearing one in public. Drs. Fauci and Birx are wrong on this. The Japanese and Koreans have long understood this. Wearing a mask protects others as we return to work.
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Reply 49 - Posted by: RedWhite&Blue2 3/31/2020 1:42:53 PM (No. 364104)
If Jesus Christ showed up to help mankind THEY’D MOCK HIM TOO! God bless us all!
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Reply 50 - Posted by: ginadee 3/31/2020 2:34:46 PM (No. 364151)
Anything negative to say against me from the media wouldn't bother me. They are pond scum. Mr. Lindell is helping, the press is pretty useless.
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Reply 51 - Posted by: NYbob 3/31/2020 3:00:16 PM (No. 364176)
Leftist creeps sure are lucky the rest of us aren't like them. If people who are disgusted by them had the left's ethics, heads would roll, literally. If this worldwide breakdown reduces societies to survival of the fittest, all the elitists will desperately trying to disguise themselves as they run from their palaces.
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Reply 52 - Posted by: Gallo3 3/31/2020 7:05:35 PM (No. 364375)
Broadcast License Revocation Now! They are not fulfilling the requirement for which they were granted these extremely lucrative chunks of OUR frequencies and bandwidths. They were granted these licenses with the stipulation that they serve the public good. This is not what they are doing. Take them away, WTP.
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Reply 53 - Posted by: redriverranger 3/31/2020 7:11:57 PM (No. 364382)
I have but one question---where is George Soros and what has he done?
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Elizabeth Warren Demands ‘Critical’ Racial
Data of those with Coronavirus
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Posted by ladydawgfan 4/5/2020 2:27:10 AM Post Reply
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) is demanding the racial data of those contracting the novel coronavirus, contending that it is “critical to ensuring an equitable and just response to this crisis across the board.” While the virus appears to be no respecter of persons, infecting more than one million people globally, Warren believes it is “critical” to have racial data to properly respond to the pandemic. “Our health care system is rife with racial disparities. Racial data on coronavirus will be critical to ensuring an equitable and just response to this crisis across the board,” she wrote in a tweet, referencing an article from the Atlantic. “But we don’t have that data—yet,” she added:
Schiff: Trump ‘Retaliating’ Against Enemies
‘As Thousands of People Are Dying’
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Posted by ladydawgfan 4/5/2020 2:44:37 AM Post Reply
On Friday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “The Last Word,” House Intelligence Committee chairman Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) reacted to the firing of Intelligence Community Inspector General Michael Atkinson by stating President Trump is “retaliating against people that are on his enemies list and doing it in the dead of night” as people are dying. Schiff stated, “We’re in the middle of a pandemic, and what is this president doing, as thousands of people are dying? He is retaliating against people that are on his enemies list and doing it in the dead of night. This is just another showing of the character or the lack of character of this president.
Update: Souza Deletes Twitter Account: Obama
White House Photographer Pete Souza
to President Trump: "F*** you potus"
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Posted by Imright 4/5/2020 8:47:50 AM Post Reply
Update at end: Pete Souza, official White House photographer for President Barack Obama, swore at President Donald Trump on Twitter Saturday, dropping the F-bomb on Trump and calling him a “pathetic human being”.The episode is another example of the potentially violence inducing hatred expressed by senior Obama officials against President Trump in the COVID-19 Chinese coronavirus crisis.
Biden Hints Trump Should Have Stopped
Air Travel from China Sooner —
’45 Nations Had Already Moved’
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Posted by earlybird 4/5/2020 4:07:04 PM Post Reply
Sunday on ABC’s “This Week,” former Vice President Joe Biden said President Donald Trump should have stopped air travel from China sooner than he did to fight the coronavirus pandemic by saying 45 nations had already blocked “China personnel from being able to come to the United States.” On Trump’s response to the outbreak, Biden said, “I would tell him what we went through a similar crisis, you have to move swiftly. We have to move more rapidly. You have to implement the Defense Production Act, empower a supply commander, create, you know, a Defense Production Act for banks for small business loans, you got to faster than slower, and
'Follow the science': Biden says he’ll wear
mask in public during coronavirus pandemic
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Posted by Imright 4/5/2020 2:50:15 PM Post Reply
Joe Biden said he would follow the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommendation to wear a face mask in public.“I think it’s important to follow the science. Listen to the experts. Do what they tell you,” Biden told ABC’s This Week on Sunday, adding, “If I go out in public — and I have not gone to commercial places of late, I haven’t gone to my local church, etc. There’s no services, actually. But my generic point is that you should follow the science.”The move differs from how President Trump said he would act in public. Trump said Friday he would not wear a mask because it could interfere
Bill de Blasio, America's worst mayor 33 replies
Posted by Pluperfect 4/5/2020 5:03:09 AM Post Reply
After the 9/11 terrorist attack, Rudy Giuliani’s calm presence was an inspiration to the entire nation. Today, New York is a different kind of ground zero, and it has a very different kind of leadership — which is to say, the weak and woefully inadequate kind. To say that Mayor Bill de Blasio has done a poor job under pressure is to understate the case. In the simpler times of 2014, New Yorkers had the luxury of chuckling at his weak leadership, as when he killed a defenseless groundhog at a public event. But that he has proven himself such a clown amid a grave crisis,
New York Times Demonizes the South with
Misleading Coronavirus Map
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Posted by ladydawgfan 4/5/2020 12:42:50 AM Post Reply
In a bigoted effort to mislead its readers and demonize the American South, the far-left New York Times on Thursday manufactured a wildly misleading coronavirus map. Using a desperately sweaty piece of reverse-engineering to make Southerners (and I’m a proud one, Yeeehaawwww) look as irresponsible as possible, the Times — a fake news outlet that hires racists, spreads deliberate misinformation, and has already smeared Christians as the cause of a coronavirus outbreak that’s currently hitting mostly secular, urban areas like New York — published a steaming pile of fake news. “Where America Didn’t Stay Home Even as the Virus Spread” is the name of the piece
Pritzker on CNN: Trump ‘does not
understand the word federal,’ as debate
over COVID-19 stockpile rages
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Posted by AltaD 4/5/2020 1:38:27 PM Post Reply
Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker ripped President Donald Trump on Sunday over management of the federal stockpile holding undistributed and urgently needed COVID-19 supplies. Trump – and Jared Kushner, the president’s senior adviser and son-in-law - have been saying the states have no special priority access to the Strategic National Stockpile to obtain desperately needed supplies. Trump has been reluctant to fully distribute ventilators and other medical equipment from the national stockpile as governors, including Pritzker, are begging for help.(Snip) If they had started in February, building ventilators, getting ready for this pandemic, we would not have the problems that we have today and frankly, very many fewer people would die,” Pritzker said.
Brzezinski on Trump Pushing
Hydroxychloroquine: ‘There’s Got to Be
Some Sort of Financial Tie’
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Posted by Imright 4/6/2020 11:24:13 AM Post Reply
Monday, MSNBC “Morning Joe” co-host Mike Brzezinski reacted to President Donald Trump’s Sunday press conference with the White House coronavirus task force discussing the coronavirus pandemic.Host Joe Scarborough noted Trump is “pushing an unproven drug” in hydroxychloroquine to help combat the virus. Brzezinski then speculated Trump continues pushing the drug because “there’s got to be some sort of financial tie to someone somewhere.”“Dr. Fauci wasn’t allowed to talk about what he feels is important to say about this drug that the president keeps pushing,” Brzezinski stated.
Did Anyone Think This Through? 29 replies
Posted by pros7767 4/5/2020 10:06:11 AM Post Reply
Count me as one of a diminishing number of "coronavirus response" skeptics. My vantage point is that of a working-class person (service manager in an auto repair shop). My state of Virginia has joined the growing number of states that has ordered its citizens to remain in their homes except for essential reasons, and a shutdown of non-essential businesses until at least June 10th. The good news for me is that auto repair is classed as an essential service and I have enough diverse skills to make me the kind of employee who will be the last to be laid off.
Bill Gates reveals he is spending billions of
dollars building several factories to develop
a vaccine against Covid-19
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Posted by Imright 4/6/2020 7:52:59 AM Post Reply
Bill Gates is spending billions of dollars building factories to develop a vaccine against coronavirus. The Microsoft co-founder and philanthropic billionaire said seven vaccine makers had secured funding but admitted that mountains of cash may be lost before a cure is found. He revealed the mammoth investment on The Daily Show with Trevor Noah after answering questions about the virus that has paralyzed the globe.
White House Warns Against Grocery
Shopping, Leaving Home As Coronavirus
Hits Peak
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Posted by earlybird 4/5/2020 1:36:54 PM Post Reply
In a Saturday afternoon press conference, the White House coronavirus task force warned that Americans should consider avoiding leaving their homes this week as the deadly outbreak, which has so far infected more than 300,000 and killed nearly 9,000, is expected to reach its peak. “The next two weeks are extraordinarily important,” White House coronavirus response coordinator Dr. Deborah Birx said Saturday. “This is the moment to not be going to the grocery store, not going to the pharmacy, but doing everything you can to keep your family and your friends safe.” (Snip)at least three regions of the United States — the midwest, the northeast, and the areas surrounding New
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