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Pelosi on Christopher Columbus Statue Torn
Down by Mob: ‘People Will Do What
They Do’

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Posted By: Imright, 7/10/2020 9:58:23 AM

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) responded to the Christopher Columbus statue that was torn down by a mob on the Fourth of July by saying Thursday, “People will do what they do.”In a Capitol Hill press conference on Thursday, a reporter asked Pelosi about the removal of the statue, saying, “Shouldn’t that be done by a commission or the city council, not a mob in the middle of the night throwing it into the harbor?” Pelosi shrugged her shoulders and said, “People will do what they do. I do think that from a safety standpoint it would be a good idea to have it taken down if

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Reply 1 - Posted by: DVC 7/10/2020 10:29:00 AM (No. 473373)
How about if somehow a mob was to tear up, loot and burn your house, Nancy? Would that be different? Or just "people doing what they do?"
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Reply 2 - Posted by: columba 7/10/2020 10:30:01 AM (No. 473379)
Admiral of the Ocean Sea Columbus was one of the best navigators of all time.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Pegmo 7/10/2020 10:30:38 AM (No. 473380)
Sounds very similar to 'some people did something'. Birds of a feather...
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Reply 4 - Posted by: volksford 7/10/2020 10:34:47 AM (No. 473386)
Such profundity ! That statement absolutely needs to be preserved for generations to come.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Chuzzles 7/10/2020 10:41:04 AM (No. 473394)
Would love to see an honest accounting of all funding that these members of congress get right now. Especially the democrat leadership in the House. How many of them are owned by Cartels and China right now? Democrats have already proved at the beginning of these riots that they no more represent the black community than the man in the moon does. They are so deeply infected with hate for anyone who is Christian or a Trump supporter who wants the best for their families.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: whyyeseyec 7/10/2020 10:45:01 AM (No. 473398)
Pelosi's statue comment ranks right up there with Ilhan Omar's 'some people did something' comment. I wonder if Naggy would feel the same if a rage mob set her house on fire.....
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Troutgreen 7/10/2020 10:49:39 AM (No. 473402)
So as long as the rioters wear hard hats and safety glasses they can destroy your home and you'll say it's ok because they're only doing what people do?
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Reply 8 - Posted by: wilarrbie 7/10/2020 10:58:42 AM (No. 473415)
Nero Pelosi
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Reply 9 - Posted by: snowoutlaw 7/10/2020 11:08:32 AM (No. 473427)
And she will spew her hate because that what she does. Did she happen to say You have to tear them down to see what's in them?
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Safari Man 7/10/2020 11:37:34 AM (No. 473477)
How about if "some people did something" to your Subzero refrigeration extravaganza, like topple it and throw it off the Bay Bridge after eating all the gelato and godiva?
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Reply 11 - Posted by: FormerDem 7/10/2020 11:49:28 AM (No. 473495)
The Speaker is a one person summing up of everything people hate about feminine leadership: inconsistent in application of "principles" and given to governing by a series of dramas instead of dialogue, and vain vain vain. I am vain too. But I am ready to undertake rational dialogue and I occasionally admit I have lost, at least a round. Has anyone noticed that the Democratic accusation of "whataboutism" seems formulated to look like highlighting a logical fallacy, when in fact it is merely name-calling a perfectly good approach to reasoning? Whataboutism is the main thing that goes on in law schools, as I understand. But the Democrats have sunk so far that they can't tell the difference between accusing somebody of an ad hominem argument, and accusing them of whataboutism. They don't know anymore
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Reply 12 - Posted by: Strike3 7/10/2020 12:02:43 PM (No. 473513)
Calling them "People" is a stretch.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: hershey 7/10/2020 12:15:13 PM (No. 473526)
Yeppers you old witch...would you be saying the same thing if they came and pulled down the walls around your mansion and got in and trashed your house? I'll bet'd be crying, screaming, whining and stomping your feet wondering where the coppers were...bag it you old biddie...time to retire...
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Reply 14 - Posted by: DaBigGuy 7/10/2020 12:20:18 PM (No. 473538)
"Democrats will lie, cheat, steal, and break laws. And they will support others who do likewise. It's what they do."
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Reply 15 - Posted by: lakerman1 7/10/2020 12:22:15 PM (No. 473541)
the Italian dunce...
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Reply 16 - Posted by: bobn.t 7/10/2020 12:31:30 PM (No. 473549)
Spoken like a true Californicator liberal.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: edgar 7/10/2020 1:37:39 PM (No. 473657)
Wasn't Pelosi a good friend of Christopher Columbus, back in the day.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: anniebc 7/10/2020 2:28:23 PM (No. 473700)
Remember your words, Nancy, when we're dragging you.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: Sorosisbehindit 7/10/2020 4:34:43 PM (No. 473849)
People do a lot more when they know there will be no consequences, or better yet, reward.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: DVC 7/10/2020 5:11:25 PM (No. 473885)
#17, I had heard that they met, but never got along.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: red1066 7/10/2020 5:35:31 PM (No. 473921)
That statue was dedicated by Ronald Reagan.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: YorkieMom 7/10/2020 5:42:16 PM (No. 473926)
I just saw this mess of a woman on The Five saying this. I told Hubby you have the left saying defund or dissolve the police and tearing down the statues. Then, you have the right wondering how the Pelosi types can get elected. We will soon find out what kind of country we really have.
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Reply 23 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623 7/11/2020 12:28:37 AM (No. 474171)
Keep at it and sooner or later, somebody will fight back. That's what the race baiters want-civil war before the election.
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