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Bill Clinton Warns 2020 Graduates of
‘Growing Inequalities,’ ‘Divisive Tribalism,’ a
‘Planet at Risk’ in CNN Commencement

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Posted By: Imright, 5/16/2020 10:20:25 PM

Former President Bill Clinton delivered a politically charge commencement address on Saturday as part of CNN’s two-hour primetime special honoring the class of 2020.“I urge you to embrace the challenge. The world needs you. Your country needs you,” Clinton said, warning students across the country that the Chinese coronavirus pandemic has released them “into an uncertain future.” (Tweet/Video) “Even before the outbreak, you knew you were entering a world of growing inequalities, and divisive tribalism, with people pulling away from those who are different from them,” Bill Clinton said. “Seething resentments and a broken information system

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Reply 1 - Posted by: MMC 5/16/2020 10:26:30 PM (No. 413185)
If you don’t have blue dress evidence , you are screwed. So, the lesson my friends is this- always argue the meaning of ‘is’, tell your opponent to put ice on it.. deflect,deny, and marry someone who knows how to bury bodies.. #arkancide #fortmarcypark
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Reply 2 - Posted by: 6079 Smith, W 5/16/2020 10:51:39 PM (No. 413192)
Wow! Bill Clinton and CNN together! You can't get any more truthful than that!
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Venturer 5/16/2020 11:15:27 PM (No. 413196)
Democrats never stop accusing others of what they are doing. Nobody---but nobody--is as divisive as the Democrats.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: DVC 5/16/2020 11:29:28 PM (No. 413206)
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Reply 5 - Posted by: chase9365 5/16/2020 11:30:28 PM (No. 413208)
Tribalism...the new buzzword.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: earlybird 5/16/2020 11:46:40 PM (No. 413221)
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Vesicant 5/16/2020 11:46:58 PM (No. 413223)
I suspect that Bill, along with a lot of other Democrats, is learning the meaning of tertiary syphilis.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: PChristopher 5/17/2020 12:10:41 AM (No. 413238)
All of the problems you refer to have been caused by people named Clinton, Bush and Obama, so cram it, Willie.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: stablemoney 5/17/2020 12:31:06 AM (No. 413244)
Only CNN would have this reprobate on to speak. Was Clinton smiling and laughing? He has always done that, even at Ron Brown's funeral, which he thought was sort of funny. Rush showed it.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: RuckusTom 5/17/2020 12:37:15 AM (No. 413246)
Bill "The Rapist" Clinton.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Luandir 5/17/2020 12:59:17 AM (No. 413256)
Shut up, WIllard.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: Maggie2u 5/17/2020 1:05:38 AM (No. 413260)
Is this a different special from the one that was on Fox? I watched it for about 15 minutes and it was really very good...until the lesbian soccer player came on to talk to the graduates. Turned it off. Can't understand why they would have anyone as divisive as her. There also was a quick shot of two young men kissing but it went by pretty fast. If you had blinked you would have missed it. Why do they have to shove depravity in our faces all the time?
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Reply 13 - Posted by: GoodDeal 5/17/2020 1:19:12 AM (No. 413263)
Always a man of positive thinking. He never stops talking about America’s greatness and the freedoms we enjoy. Keeps hope alive in the American Dream and the opportunity that we all enjoy equally to succeed or fail. S/off
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Reply 14 - Posted by: Trigger2 5/17/2020 1:48:02 AM (No. 413268)
There you have it! The big greedy corrupt pervert Clinton himself is making himself heard to the demonrat Jim Jones mentality followers. He must be missing all that corrupt money he used to rake in.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: MindMadeUp 5/17/2020 1:50:15 AM (No. 413271)
If Trump used the word "tribalism" the Democrats would say it's further proof he's a racist.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: NotaBene 5/17/2020 2:08:04 AM (No. 413277)
Did he warn them about STDs?
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Reply 17 - Posted by: watashiyo 5/17/2020 4:57:12 AM (No. 413310)
What is America coming to? This guy is a sexual predator(Monica Lewinsky plus others) and a Pedophile(Epstein's sex children), and he's pontification to college graduates? These kids brain-washed by liberal professors are doom to fail socially.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: WhamDBambam 5/17/2020 6:41:34 AM (No. 413346)
Where are Jeffery Epstein's tapes of him when you really need them?
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Reply 19 - Posted by: paral04 5/17/2020 6:59:01 AM (No. 413358)
The Democrats have spent the last 70 years Balkanizing our country. Pitting one racial group against the other, religious group and genders. Divide and rule strategy. We are all sick of it. The Clintons and Obamas are traitors and should be put in front of a firing squad.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: Highlander 5/17/2020 7:37:34 AM (No. 413384)
Reply 19; Hear, hear!!
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Reply 21 - Posted by: petrichor 5/17/2020 7:41:44 AM (No. 413387)
We do have a broken information system if you're talking about the news media or our public education system.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: franq 5/17/2020 7:49:54 AM (No. 413402)
"...blah, blah, blah....Unleash your synergies in these unprecedented times..."
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Reply 23 - Posted by: 49 Ford 5/17/2020 8:39:43 AM (No. 413457)
That top photo - he looks like he's about to keel over. Great advice he has, to "unleash your synergies". If anyone knows all about that it's he.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: franq 5/17/2020 8:45:42 AM (No. 413467)
Dollar Bill didn't say that, #23. It's just a phrase I use to pan corporate and bureaucrat-speak... Some of the emails we get from upper management are almost unintelligible.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: TCloud 5/17/2020 8:47:18 AM (No. 413469)
Slick and TRUMP are the same age. One more impeached than the other. Truly an uninspiring personality is Slick Clinton.
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Reply 26 - Posted by: aasilver 5/17/2020 8:48:21 AM (No. 413470)
WOW - CNN seems to love Rapists, Sexual Assualters, Treasonous worms and Lawyers that are criminals, as well as any others criminals that they can find.
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Reply 27 - Posted by: udanja99 5/17/2020 9:51:35 AM (No. 413543)
Inequalities? Like the fact that you’re a multi-millionaire instead of lounging in a federal prison? That kind of inequality?
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Reply 28 - Posted by: 49 Ford 5/17/2020 10:44:47 AM (No. 413589)
# 24 OK, I understand where you're coming from. I'm glad I am retired and no longer have to wade through that kind of mush:-)
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Reply 29 - Posted by: doctorfixit 5/18/2020 1:33:01 AM (No. 414242)
Never let a good commencement opportunity to make it all about you and your liberal fascism go to waste.
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