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‘I Don’t Think There Should Be Any
Debates:’ Nancy Pelosi Says Biden Should
Not ‘Legitimize’ Trump

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Posted By: earlybird, 8/27/2020 1:10:27 PM

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.) said on Thursday that Joe Biden should not participate in debates with President Trump during the general election campaign. “Don’t tell anybody I told you this, especially don’t tell Joe Biden: I don’t think there should be any debates,” Pelosi told reporters at a press conference. “I do not think that the president of the United States has comported himself in a way that has any association with truth, evidence, data, and facts. I wouldn’t legitimize a conversation with him, nor a debate in terms of the presidency of the United States.”

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This old biddy really thinks she is so clever - trying to open the door to no debates so that Slow Joe and his handlers won’t have to put up or shut up. Admit that he cannot debate.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: dst4life 8/27/2020 1:17:10 PM (No. 522748)
Translation: "Joe Biden has not comported himself in a way that has any association with truth, evidence, data, and facts." Whatever a Dim says about a Republican is really about themselves.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: hotcorner 8/27/2020 1:18:16 PM (No. 522752)
Let old Nancy be his surrogate debater. She can bring her expensive ice cream for the moderators. Not debating delegitimizes old Joe and makes possible a big win for Trump. Sleepy Joe actually participating in the debates assures the win.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: mean Gene 8/27/2020 1:19:47 PM (No. 522753)
Sounds like Biden should be able to steamroll President Trump in debates. If he's so awful, Joe should just expose that "truth." /sarc off.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Southron 8/27/2020 1:26:12 PM (No. 522764)
Good try Nancy but no one is fooled.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Dodge Boy 8/27/2020 1:31:29 PM (No. 522771)
Nice try, Nanie. But, Bite Me WILL be expected to debate Trump. In the evening, standing up, no notes or teleprompter, and face to face with Trump. If he sun downs during the debate, that's Bite Me's problem.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: Lawsy0 8/27/2020 1:35:58 PM (No. 522781)
Nasty Nancy Pelosi has once again gotten the idea exactly b'assakwards. Trump Should Not ‘Legitimize’ Joe Biden (or paper shredding Pelosi, for that matter).
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Digger 8/27/2020 1:39:10 PM (No. 522788)
Do not debate him, Sam I am Do not debate him with a fox Do not debate him in a box Do not debate him in a chair Do not debate him anywhere! Do not debate him, Sam I am. s/Nan
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Reply 8 - Posted by: farmwife 8/27/2020 1:40:45 PM (No. 522790)
They are looking for any way to weasel out of it. As bad as things are now, they know it will only get worse if Joe Biden actually shows up on stage with Donald Trump.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: happy conservative 8/27/2020 1:42:42 PM (No. 522793)
Nasty Nan, there you go again. Bakkk, bakk, bakk, bakk, bakk. Chicken Nancy is showing her beet red. Embarrassment and angry red will be her colors the day after the first debate. She's scared, she's very scared. This convention has been an eye opener to the voting constituents of this country. She's going to need her $20 a quart ice cream to cool off. Whatawitch! I cans see her pointed toes curling up every night after the convention ends. Somebody better check her pulse after PDT speaks tonight. MAGA!!! KAG!!! TRUMPS 2020 AND BEYOND!!! Bring out Joe!!! Please, bring him out in debates. Let's see the KO each and every night!
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Buckrog 8/27/2020 1:49:09 PM (No. 522799)
As has been said, you'd think they'd want the debates to continue since Joe has all has faculties and Donald is 'an idiot!'
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Reply 11 - Posted by: SALady 8/27/2020 1:49:17 PM (No. 522800)
Creepy Uncle Joe Biden is old and senile. Any time he speaks off-script, he rambles on incoherently and makes no sense. If he tries to debate President Trump, his senility is going to be on a huge national stage in view of everyone. So his handlers are never going to allow him to debate. The rest of the Demon-Rats are joining in on the plot, and so expect more of this type of garbage as the next few weeks progress. And the MSM will blame it all on President Trump! However, President Trump needs to demand time on all the major networks for debates (as has been the tradition for decades now). If Creepy Uncle Joe refuses to debate him, then President Trump gets 2 hours a pop to talk to the country on the MSM's dime about anything he wants -- especially about what a coward Creepy Uncle Joe is for not debating him!!!! That should be fun!!!
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Reply 12 - Posted by: Rinktum 8/27/2020 1:50:18 PM (No. 522802)
Well, there you are folks, this is the reason the democrats will use to save Biden from the embarrassment of debating the President. Frankly, I don’t care if he debates or not. We all know he is mentally incapacitated and will not be able to stand up to any questioning. The democrats know it too and they know that Biden is only a place holder that has, no doubt, been well paid to step forward and run. Harris is waiting in the wings for an opportunity that thankfully, will never come. I am curious as to why the democrats want to go with Biden. It makes no sense but I am sure there is a sinister reason behind it.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: VinGoombatz 8/27/2020 1:52:33 PM (No. 522809)
This expected burp from the great Pelosi pairs nicely with the concurrent story that Sleepy Joe got no bounce from the Dem convention. funny
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Reply 14 - Posted by: DrOstrow 8/27/2020 1:55:03 PM (No. 522812)
Here it comes. First trial balloon. More to follow
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Reply 15 - Posted by: DVC 8/27/2020 2:00:52 PM (No. 522821)
They KNOW that Senile Joe can no longer even attempt to debate anyone, and would be cut into ribbons by Trump in a debate. They are scared spitless of debating. And I have said for months that there would be no debates because Joe couldn't do it, would find SOME excuse.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: kono 8/27/2020 2:01:03 PM (No. 522822)
Saying Biden should not legitimize Trump has 2 main problems: First, a temporal one (a guy who has served 4 years as President has already been legitimized). Second, President Trump outranks former Senator and Vice President Biden, who lacks the standing to legitimize his superior.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: JunkYardDog 8/27/2020 2:01:59 PM (No. 522824)
Princess Polygrip is shaking in her shoes. Trump will win in a landslide, you can't hide Biden's decrepitude from anyone, unless they are willfully blind or consumed with hatred for conservatives. The Dems and their supporters are all suffering from different forms of psychopathy.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: bad-hair 8/27/2020 2:05:45 PM (No. 522834)
#7 for post of the day. Plant him up there with the must reads. I will go to sleep tonite laughing.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: GoodDeal 8/27/2020 2:07:26 PM (No. 522837)
The cowardly lion has no teeth, so let him stay in his basement stocked with face masks hand sanitizer and a zoom connection. Everyone knows Trump will obliterate him completely and make him look like the total bumbling invalid he is. Best stay put Ole Joe.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: LanceLink1 8/27/2020 2:07:53 PM (No. 522839)
Uhhhh - Nancy? He was "legitimized" when he put his hand on the Bible and took the oath of office of the President of the United is of America. Or did you forget that?
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Reply 21 - Posted by: oldmagnolia 8/27/2020 2:13:36 PM (No. 522843)
We all know that they don't want to put demented Joe in front of the cameras with his mouth open and looking lost. But, I bet you that they want the "ho" who is evil and vicious to debate VP Pence, a man of integrity.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: jeffkinnh 8/27/2020 2:15:12 PM (No. 522846)
It's pretty funny. Nasty Pelousy is trying to cancel President Trump. Trump doesn't need dems to legitimize him. We the People did that in 2016. Uncle Joe is a caricature of a candidate and the dems are a caricature of a party. I'm not sure what Nasty is but it's really, really ugly and stupid. Better watch out Nasty. We all have a bucket of water and on November 3rd we are all going to throw them in your face and you will be melting, melting, melting. I can't wait to see her have to hand over her gavel. Again. It would be fun to see her hang around and be minimized even further but she will probably retire and eat gourmet ice cream.
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Reply 23 - Posted by: The Remnants 8/27/2020 2:21:39 PM (No. 522854)
I think I read - like yesterday - that Trump's team wants both parties (Trump and Joe) to be tested for drugs prior to the debates. I think that is a great idea, and only fair, and important for full transparency. Perhaps, that could be the reason Nancy wants Joe to pull out of the whole thing. Or maybe not.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: WhamDBambam 8/27/2020 2:27:22 PM (No. 522867)
Were I a Democrat, I’d be desperate, too.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: bighambone 8/27/2020 2:37:28 PM (No. 522878)
She is just setting the table for Biden. Chances are a couple of days before the first scheduled debate we will receive the shocking notification that Biden has tested positive for COVID and must go into quarantine thus cancelling the first debate. Following that we will hear that Biden has had some unspecified symptoms of COVID and that because of Biden’s advanced age that doctors have told Biden he will have to stay in quarantine until past the last scheduled debate, meaning that there will be no scheduled debates, how cute! Then we will be told that Biden has made a miraculous recovery and is ready to be elected and to lead America. Unless you are really naive you should know by now that Biden is suffering from age related diminished cognitive abilities that cannot be reversed, to the point that is if elected, he would be but a “Trojan Horse” for the extreme socialist left that has taken over the old liberal Democrat Party that no longer exists.
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Reply 26 - Posted by: DVC 8/27/2020 2:43:03 PM (No. 522883)
I think #25 has "broken their code"....yes, I'll be that is right, a few days before the debate Joe will "get the COVID" and have to quarantine. Yep, I think that #25 has it.
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Reply 27 - Posted by: vhs68 8/27/2020 2:45:09 PM (No. 522886)
This is all part of the next plot. The Dems don't do anything that isn't coordinated; in everything they do. Just look at all the msm using the same talking points everyday. The same buzz words reverberate all day long. In all the hearings, the same buzz words thrown out by all the demorats. The real unpublished polls show Trump leading and they are getting desperate. MAGA...
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Reply 28 - Posted by: leonardo 8/27/2020 2:46:20 PM (No. 522887)
If Joe WILL NOT Debate, Trump can still debate all of Joe's PAST stupid policy statements ALREADY RECORDED on video. They play Joe's progressive babbling on any specific issue first, and then Trump responds live with sane policy showing how Joe's policies are either socialist OR stolen from Trump's already accomplished policies. At least Joe won't come up with NEW gaffes. A Joe-no-show elucidates what we have known all along about the reality of Joe's sad cognitive decline.
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Reply 29 - Posted by: skacmar 8/27/2020 2:49:01 PM (No. 522890)
If Biden chooses to not debate, it will make people wonder if the claims about mental decline are true. If he does debate, Trump will run rings around him and show that the claims of Biden's mental decline are probably true. Either way, Joe Biden will not do well in any debate against Donald Trump. Nervous Nancy knows this and wants to avoid the humiliation and questions that will follow.
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Reply 30 - Posted by: ScooterTrash 8/27/2020 3:08:15 PM (No. 522906)
I absolutely agree with Nancy on this one. I'd be worried that Slow Joe would try and sniff Trumps hair.
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Reply 31 - Posted by: Heraclitus 8/27/2020 3:11:24 PM (No. 522910)
I "second" #18's motion. Pelosi is deranged.
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Reply 32 - Posted by: The Remnants 8/27/2020 3:20:17 PM (No. 522921)
#28 Great idea! And absolutely fair because it will be Joe's face and his words on other side of the argument. And I bet it would get a bigger audience than if it were Joe live because it would be so different. The topics for debate would be announced beforehand by the networks and someone like Mark Zuckerberg - who will probably vote for Biden - will have all the subject material categorized so it would take a second to call it up because Zuckerberg would be so familiar with it. Win Win for everyone
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Reply 33 - Posted by: ussjimmycarter 8/27/2020 3:22:16 PM (No. 522923)
LOL! He's POTUS you idiot! He's the one that IS legitimate. Nobody else is right now! Wow is she stupid!
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Reply 34 - Posted by: TexaTucky 8/27/2020 3:31:17 PM (No. 522930)
I was going to suggest Pres. Trump find Clint Eastwood's chair and debate that, but #28 has the best idea yet. Let Pres. Trump debate the Memorex of Biden who was first elected to the Swamp the very same year the "Is it live, or is it Memorex?" campaign was launched nearly half a century ago. Who'll know the difference?
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Reply 35 - Posted by: TrueBlueWfan 8/27/2020 3:40:19 PM (No. 522941)
Perhaps #25 is right. I have long suspected that a week or so before the scheduled debate, the entire msm and dems (redundant) will be totally outraged over a Trump tweet or statement and make the decision not to debate such a lowlife cretin. It is a transparent necessity because Biden onstage that long will be worse than a drunk walking a tightrope over a volcano.
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Reply 36 - Posted by: cny 8/27/2020 3:48:43 PM (No. 522949)
It really took her a long time to think up that excuse.
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Reply 37 - Posted by: MickTurn 8/27/2020 3:53:29 PM (No. 522955)
And the Waa Waa Waa has started. They don't want JOE on stage because he will destroy himself and they KNOW IT!
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Reply 38 - Posted by: OhioNick 8/27/2020 4:10:10 PM (No. 522985)
There's absolutely NO CHANCE that Biden will debate President Trump. Here in Ohio, we already know what's going to happen in the days leading up to the planned debate in Cleveland. The Democratic rioters will arrive and start destroying the city, and then the mayor will cancel the debate.
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Reply 39 - Posted by: Periwinkel 8/27/2020 4:15:21 PM (No. 522992)
Here it comes, folks. The slap and jive out the side door.
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Reply 40 - Posted by: Are You Serious 8/27/2020 4:53:49 PM (No. 523040)
Let's give Nancy a break: she is still suffering from the effects of her ELECTIVE surgery to get rid of her turkey neck (note the scarves she always wears). And after all, wasn't her vanity more important than your parent's hip replacement or stent implant ?
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Reply 41 - Posted by: Digger 8/27/2020 5:26:16 PM (No. 523060)
More words from Nancy- Do not debate him in a tree Do not debate him, you will see Do not debate the Orange Man I do not like him, Sam I am
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Reply 42 - Posted by: snowoutlaw 8/27/2020 6:23:24 PM (No. 523135)
Of course Joe will never debate, heck soon Joe won't even be the candidate. It will be the Crook.
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Reply 43 - Posted by: cor-vet 8/27/2020 6:28:33 PM (No. 523139)
Saying, "Don't tell anyone that I told you this" while telling them this for the whole country to hear, is soooooo cute Nasty. Did you think this up all by yourself?
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Reply 44 - Posted by: Thegranddanny 8/27/2020 6:56:15 PM (No. 523177)
Trump should have debates whether Biden shows or not. There are other candidates such as Kanye West who can be in the debates.
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Reply 45 - Posted by: udanja99 8/27/2020 7:03:57 PM (No. 523188)
The demonrats certainly are scrambling for an excuse, any excuse to avoid putting Fingers on the debate stage with PDT. I smell flop sweat and desperation and it smells AWESOME!
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Reply 46 - Posted by: Pepperpot59 8/27/2020 8:17:36 PM (No. 523249)
I told my co-workers after Joe Biden was selected as democratic primary winner, he will never debate Donald Trump wait and see.
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Reply 47 - Posted by: radrelic 8/27/2020 8:33:09 PM (No. 523257)
Poster named Digger rhymes are cool but might say Nan I am. It matters not what Biden can do if the dems name someone else in their convention whenever that is and if not already done. I haven't been following good enough to remember. *But I remembered to watch the RNC every night." And I will vote in my state even though the president is a shoo in here - just to ass mine to the totals of popular vote. My little rain drop to make the flood roar.
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Reply 48 - Posted by: hershey 8/27/2020 8:49:36 PM (No. 523267)
She's been hanging with Gropin Joe too much and some of his dementia is seeping into Nuttier Nan Piglosi...
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Reply 49 - Posted by: Jethro bo 8/27/2020 10:00:28 PM (No. 523287)
So when Hitlery debated Trump she legitimized Trump? So women can legitimze Trump but men can't? Sounds like typical sexist Democrat logic to me.
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Reply 50 - Posted by: Oldenoughtoknowbetter 8/27/2020 10:15:41 PM (No. 523291)
I heard they asked Joe if he wanted debates. Smiling widely, he thought he was going fishing.
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Reply 51 - Posted by: janjan 8/27/2020 11:48:53 PM (No. 523317)
We all know what this is really about. It is none of Pelosi’s business. Did the Biden team send her out in front of the cameras for them?
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Reply 52 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623 8/28/2020 12:31:02 AM (No. 523336)
If Joe can't leave the basement to debate, he cant run the country. Oh wait, he won't. In the last couple of weeks, Nasty Nancy seems incoherent. Wonder what it's like if she talks to Slow Joe?
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Reply 53 - Posted by: Edgelady 8/28/2020 6:52:45 AM (No. 523423)
“Don’t tell Joe I said this” Nancy says to a gaggle of reporters....how disingenuous.
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It is sometimes underappreciated how new professional sports is as a dominant cultural phenomenon. For the vast majority of human history, sports has been overwhelmingly played by amateurs. And even in America, it is only in the past fifty years that this professionalized version of sport became a route to wealth. Baseball, which has the longest professional sports history in the United States, illustrates this: the average MLB salary is up an inflation-adjusted 3,000 percent since the late 1960s. Professional sports only became big money in the era of television, as a form of mass entertainment
Biden looks to break out of the basement and
campaign in battlegrounds after Labor Day
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Posted by Pluperfect 8/28/2020 4:46:10 AM Post Reply
After months of political jokes about him hiding in his basement, Joe Biden looks set to join President Trump in returning to the campaign trail in September. "I’m a tactile politician. I really miss being able to, you know, grab hands, shake hands, you can’t do that now. But I can, in fact, appear beyond virtually, in person, in many of these places. That’s what you’re going to be seeing after Labor Day," the 2020 Democratic presidential nominee said Thursday. Biden, the two-term vice president, listed Arizona, Minnesota, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin as likely destinations during a fundraiser hosted by the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association.
Staring down Trump, Kamala Harris says
she stands with protesters on racial equality
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Posted by NorthernDog 8/28/2020 10:04:20 AM Post Reply
Washington — In her first solo speech as Democratic vice presidential nominee, Senator Kamala Harris vowed to stand with the protesters in Kenosha, Wisconsin, as many in the country reel from the police shooting of Jacob Blake, a Black man who was unarmed, in Wisconsin on Sunday. (Snip) Harris, who delivered her remarks at George Washington University to a socially distanced press corps, not far from her Washington residence and blocks away from the White House, where President Trump will be addressing the Republican National Convention on Thursday evening. The California senator spoke with feeling about the shootings of unarmed black
South Carolina college student,
stepfather fatally shot in head on
front lawn over fender bender: reports
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Posted by JunkYardDog 8/28/2020 7:41:02 AM Post Reply
A South Carolina college student and her stepfather were shot dead on the front lawn Monday in a road rage-related attack after a minor fender bender in the driveway. Laura Ashley Anderson, 21, and Charles Nicholas Wall, 45, were killed outside a home in Georgetown, S.C., which was recently purchased by Anderson, where she expected to begin her new adult life. Ty Sheem Walters III, 23, allegedly rear-ended Wall
Kamala Harris, Not Feeble Basement-Dwelling
Joe Biden, Will Travel to DC to Deliver
Counter to President Trump’s Convention
Speech
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Posted by Imright 8/27/2020 8:22:45 AM Post Reply
Kamala Harris, not basement-dwelling Joe Biden will travel to DC to deliver a counter to President Trump’s convention speech on Thursday. 77-year-old (almost 78) Joe Biden is too feeble to travel and campaign. Biden rarely leaves his Delaware basement and when he does, he stays close to home so he can shuffle back to his bunker for a nap. Now he’s deploying his running mate as the main event to counter President Trump’s convention speech.The Hill reported: Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) will deliver a speech Thursday to counter President Trump’s remarks
Penzeys Spices wants to 'loot' its Kenosha
store in support of protests
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Posted by MDConservative 8/28/2020 1:39:04 PM Post Reply
While the Penzeys Spices store in Kenosha was not damaged during violent protests in the city, its CEO wants to "loot" his own store. Bill Penzey wrote to customers of his Wauwatosa-based chain of spice shops that he supports the mission behind the protests in Kenosha in response to a police officer shooting Jacob Blake in the back seven times at close range. "Someone wrote to say that you would be singing a different tune if it was your store being looted," Penzey wrote in the email. "I'm by no means perfect but seriously no, I wouldn't. Human life means everything; stuff, not so much."
NBA Players Vote to Resume Playoffs,
Postpone Thursday Games
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Posted by Pluperfect 8/27/2020 2:57:11 PM Post Reply
NBA players have voted to resume the 2020 playoffs, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. Games will restart on either Friday or Saturday, per a league statement. There is a video conference scheduled for Thursday afternoon between a group of NBA players and team governors representing the 13 teams in Orlando. Six teams opted not to play on Wednesday following the shooting of Kenosha, Wisc. resident Jacob Blake.
‘It’s playing into Trump’s hands’: Dems fear
swing-state damage from Kenosha unrest
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Posted by NorthernDog 8/27/2020 8:40:52 AM Post Reply
KENOSHA, Wis. — Downtown buildings set ablaze by arsonists were still smoldering from the night before when Kirk Ingram started to paint an angel on his boarded-up store front. Ingram, a Democrat who runs a massage therapy business, said the war-zone images of his city on TV — armed people running through the streets, burned cars and broken windows — were bolstering President Donald Trump's get-tough message. Maybe a few uplifting murals could start to tell a different story about Kenosha, Ingram said Wednesday. Trump has attempted to frame the violent unrest in the wake of Jacob Blake’s shooting as
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