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Christian conservatives like me should not
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Posted By: NorthernDog, 9/19/2020 6:57:57 PM

President Donald Trump is presumed to be the choice of Christian conservatives, but is he really what we want? Very few of us would want our children to grow up to be like him. We cringe at what he says and tweets, remembering that “Out of the overflow of the heart, the mouth speaks.” Many of us find his transactional view of life vile in comparison to the Scripture’s teaching of the sacredness of life. (Snip) On abortion, have you ever heard Biden speaking comfortably on the topic? Unlike Hillary Clinton, who emphasized abortion rights in her campaign, Biden is


A 'lifelong Republican' who has nothing but glowing tingles for Biden and condemnation for Trump.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: NeverForget 9/19/2020 7:05:08 PM (No. 546022)
If this guy is a conservative Christian, I'm Howdy Doody.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Venturer 9/19/2020 7:05:14 PM (No. 546023)
Bob Inglis does not speak for this Christian. What are his Bona Fides as a Christian? He sounds more like an idiot. I have no objections to my son being a billionaire who loves America. A billionaire who is a Christian, loves and honors God. Trump is a sinner---aren't we all? The scriptures say love thy neighbor, hasn't Trump done many wonderful people who needed help even long before becoming President.He has given money and the use of his plane. As for Biden I haven't heard him speak comfortably in years just hateful rhetoric and corruption.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: gop_guys 9/19/2020 7:06:02 PM (No. 546026)
Lying to the Holy Spirit is blasphemy. You are in serious danger Sir! No born again, G_d fearing Christian supports murdering babies. My advice is to repent! Have a wonderful and blessed day fellow Ldotters and America loving patriots!
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Reply 4 - Posted by: DVC 9/19/2020 7:08:07 PM (No. 546030)
Yeah, right. What a bunch of lies. If you don't like murdering babies and don't want Communism, you sure has heck better be smart enough to realize that a vote for ANY Dem will get you millions more dead babies and lots more Communism.....they are WAY past socialism now in their planning.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: TexasHillCountry 9/19/2020 7:09:52 PM (No. 546031)
Probably educated in a government school. This fellow needs to read his Bible with greater care and check his dictionary for the actual definition of "conservative" as it pertains to American politics.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: jalo1951 9/19/2020 7:14:54 PM (No. 546038)
I'll take President Trump over anyone the dems throw at him. No, I do not like everything he says and does but he does govern as a conservative. If fewer babies in utero get murdered then I'm good. So you would rather have Biden (Trojan Horse candidate)? Don't you see the communist/socialist Kamala and Bernie standing behind him, whispering in his ear what to do, what to say, who to support? No thanks.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: john56 9/19/2020 7:17:12 PM (No. 546041)
Well, except for not following at least 5 or 6 if the 10 commandments (I'll be generous here) Joe and this author sound like solid Christians. Sarcasm key is now off.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Italiano 9/19/2020 7:18:22 PM (No. 546044)
Bob. Go away. You're not fooling anybody. Idiot.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: BarryNo 9/19/2020 7:20:29 PM (No. 546048)
Liar. Hypocrite. You know what the democrats push when they're in power. You've seen the mental condition Biden's in. Even if he were a Saint, you already know the outcome. You already know what's in play and what's being set up. Massive, illegal fraud. Threats of violence if the Democrats don't win, their past - Jim Crow and the KKK. Their present - wrecked cities, crime and destruction everywhere they control. Their future is the abandonment of America's promise and world-wide Socialism with universal thought police enforcing, not Justice for all, but their personal whims and desires. If you ever were a follower og Godliness your name must have been Judas. But rather, I suspect, you are that whispering serpent, who said to Eve, " See that fruit? Take and eat and you will be like God..." Get thee behind me!
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Reply 10 - Posted by: tsquare 9/19/2020 7:20:44 PM (No. 546050)
Abortion, socialism, corruption, mendacity, incompetence, and senility scare me oof
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Reply 11 - Posted by: ussjimmycarter 9/19/2020 7:21:48 PM (No. 546054)
Dumbest title of a post EVER!
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Reply 12 - Posted by: franq 9/19/2020 7:23:16 PM (No. 546057)
Never heard of Bob Inglis, but if he thinks Biden is a viable alternative, he's kidding himself.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: bpl40 9/19/2020 7:23:55 PM (No. 546058)
Does he get a warm tingle down his leg from Lockdown Joe?
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Reply 14 - Posted by: dimwits 9/19/2020 7:28:58 PM (No. 546064)
And then will I profess unto them, I never knew you: depart from me, ye that work iniquity.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: Enoch Powell 9/19/2020 7:31:08 PM (No. 546066)
What barrels bottom did USA Today have to scrape to find this loon?
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Reply 16 - Posted by: Ben Around 9/19/2020 7:33:27 PM (No. 546067)
Huh??? Does this guy want his children to grow up like biden?...or obama?...or the clintons?...or harris? Does he want them to butcher their fetuses and sell them for parts? This guy is a real loon.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: NYbob 9/19/2020 7:41:31 PM (No. 546072)
A Christian Conservative who is fine with corrupt, law breaking, no accountability, agencies of government like the FBI and CIA. Really Bob? You are going to go public with that? Did you forget? Are you that stupid? Of course you are which is why you wrote this and the neocommunist USA printed it. You hate Trump, but love a guy who does dirty deals to rip off taxpayer millions using Ukraine thugs. That is peachy keen for a moron like you. Trumps tweets bother you, but innocent American citizens being beaten and killed while American cities burn thanks to the rat party, that gets a pass. Good grief you are an ignorant fool. If you had the necessary honesty and intellect, you would be deeply ashamed for spewing this load of feces.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: Trump'sCousin 9/19/2020 7:56:51 PM (No. 546085)
The author is EVIL!
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Reply 19 - Posted by: Trump'sCousin 9/19/2020 7:57:24 PM (No. 546088)
The author is NOT a Christian!
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Reply 20 - Posted by: aasilver 9/19/2020 8:00:49 PM (No. 546094)
So this Christian Conservative wants his son to grow up as a liar, who cheats on his wife, sexually assaults a young woman who works for him, bribes a foreign official to allow his son to make millions, befriends a KKK Kleagle and is a strong supporter of destroying the American way of life. Yes, I'm sure he is a Christian Conservative.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: garyhope 9/19/2020 8:03:09 PM (No. 546099)
USA Today,......Enough said. Same for the NY Time, Washington Compost, CNN, ABC,CBS, NBC et al. Just more naive leftist trash and propaganda. What are these people thinking? What choice is there? A functional, thinking, Pro American or a doddering, early onset Alzheimer's ridden fool and his America hating, lying leftist slut backed by another goofy, delusional and early onset Alzheimers Speaker of the House? Biden has dementia, PigLousy has dementia, Harris is a mean, nasty America hating witch with a "B". The Dims hate their own country and will work to destroy our freedoms and reduce us to slaves and obedient clones. There's only one choice for our survival and that's Donald Trump. You don't have to like him, but you do have to know that he's a functional man who is a realist rather than a fantasist. The endless struggle in life is reality vs fantasy. Choose functional reality over Dimocraptic baloney and fantasy.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: CallMeHank 9/19/2020 8:12:28 PM (No. 546104)
Inglis was a congressman from SC, was primaried by Trey Gowdy 10 years ago. Over the years he had a lot of conservative ideas and votes, but was anti-Tea Party, and big on climate change and the DREAM Act. After he left Congress he signed an amicus brief supporting recognition of same-sex marriage. He is an Episcopalian. Apparently he is a 1990s "conservative Christian" and Republican in the same way John Kasich claims he is. Amazing how Trump gets these guys to reveal . . . shout . . . their true selves.
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Reply 23 - Posted by: columba 9/19/2020 8:23:15 PM (No. 546110)
Hey, it's all good. As long as you support the killing or dismemberment of babies and as long as you support perverted sexual activity, you're better than President Donald Trump. In fact Mr Trump might even be medieval opposed to pedophilia and sex trafficking. /s
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Reply 24 - Posted by: JunkYardDog 9/19/2020 8:44:45 PM (No. 546134)
A Christian who turns a blind eye to abortion is NOT a Christian. A Pharisee or a Sadducee, in the hypocrite section, but nowhere near a Christian. Bob, at your Judgment, we will all be fascinated by your explanation.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: A.I. 9/19/2020 8:45:00 PM (No. 546135)
Ingrid is a CRINO, Christian-Republican In Name Only.
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Reply 26 - Posted by: rochow 9/19/2020 9:10:37 PM (No. 546145)
This pompous jackass is for same sex marriage but calls himself a Christian conservative???? Anyone still remembering Joe Wilson??? He is the guy who yelled out loud 'you lie' or some such when the punk gave a State of the Union speech. Inglis was one of the few Republicans who joined the Dems that Wilson should be censured. Just about everything he ever did as a 'conservative' was against Republicans. Why does he bother with his dumb article??? China or is Biden paying him ?????
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Reply 27 - Posted by: Rumblehog 9/19/2020 9:30:09 PM (No. 546152)
Oh boy, a "Romney-McCain Republican"... we know what that is.
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Reply 28 - Posted by: hershey 9/19/2020 9:37:36 PM (No. 546154)
Stuff it man...if we want to save our country, vote TRUMP because the alternative is death for our society...
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Reply 29 - Posted by: SkeezerMcGee 9/19/2020 9:40:09 PM (No. 546157)
The author writes: "If Roe v. Wade is overturned, it won’t be that the Supreme Court is declaring an end to abortion; it will simply be returning the issue to the jurisdiction of state legislatures." The above is true, but it's beside the point. Roe v. Wade bars EVERY state from legislating that ALL abortions in the respective are illegal. For far to many years Congress would not address the problems being caused by the differences in abortion related criminal laws in the various states. Although the reasoning in Roe is very weak and the end result is not even close to being supported by precedents, the SC believed it necessary to have some abortion standard that applies in all of the states. That standard is that no state can legislate that ALL abortions in that state are illegal. I believe that SC believes and will always believe that some national standard is better than the possibilities that some states can criminalize all abortions therein and other states can have abortions mills. The SC may in the future tweak Roe but it's not going to allow any state to criminalize all abortions.
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Reply 30 - Posted by: LadyChurchillUSA 9/19/2020 9:40:38 PM (No. 546158)
What a load. Biden is a criminal has never been the blue collar guy that he tries to pawn himself off to be. His father was an accountant not the miner that he tries to imply he was. He is an extortionist who has stolen millions from countries and companies and laundered through to his family members. He is not a nice guy and never has been. And guess what Ted Bundy was a nice guy. So what, he was still a mass murderer. So many con men are nice guys they have to be to take in people like this nitwit. He is so pathetic as to think that Joe is going to run anything after elected. Harris has already said she is going to be leading. He didn't even try to argue with her. He is an empty shell at this point and any Christian who would vote for a man belonging to a party that encourages not only abortion but infanticide and partial birth abortion is no Christian that I could recognize,
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Reply 31 - Posted by: Safari Man 9/19/2020 10:02:10 PM (No. 546167)
Show me a "conservative" who supports Biden because of Trump and I'll show you a LIAR.
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Reply 32 - Posted by: Laotzu 9/19/2020 10:36:41 PM (No. 546184)
Too funny. His argument is that Joe Biden is coerced to say he supports abortion? The Forrest Gump defense.
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Reply 33 - Posted by: earlybird 9/19/2020 10:55:08 PM (No. 546187)
Calls himself a Christian conservative. Spends his time talking envirowacko, anti-Trump, climate change blather.
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Reply 34 - Posted by: italianlooks 9/19/2020 10:57:56 PM (No. 546189)
NO Catholic has ever voted for a pro choice democrat! 63,000,000 and counting killed and left on the cutting floor of Abortion Clinics. You cannot justify abortion in any moral judgement! Death of little boys and little girls! And their antecedents.. Shame on this voter! Religion is not a cafeteria!
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Reply 35 - Posted by: Harlowe 9/19/2020 11:06:15 PM (No. 546190)
It would be interesting to have Bob Inglis explain why he chooses to honor the Commandment, “Thou shalt not bear false witness,” but dishonors the Commandment, “Thou shalt not murder.”
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Reply 36 - Posted by: Ketchuplover 9/19/2020 11:09:10 PM (No. 546191)
Even satan disguises himself as an angel of light.
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Reply 37 - Posted by: hammondb3 9/19/2020 11:13:38 PM (No. 546194)
Puke alert. This guy is a Christian every bit as much as... take your pick 1. Kathy Griffin is the essence of southern charm and grace 2. Danny DeVito is a starting power forward in the NBA 3. Adam Schiff's neck scares NFL linebackers
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Reply 38 - Posted by: Harlowe 9/19/2020 11:22:37 PM (No. 546196)
Like so many liberals/leftists espousing the glories of socialism, as does Bob Inglis with his referencing entitlement programs, they disregard the reality that the concern of patriotic Americans is Marxist socialism: “...the stage following capitalism in the transition of a society to communism, characterized by the imperfect implementation of collectivist principles.” The Pilgrims tried socialism and it “...was a total, abject failure and was abandoned after a few short years in the pure interest of survival.”
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Reply 39 - Posted by: Newtsche 9/19/2020 11:26:05 PM (No. 546198)
The now-aging castrati
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Reply 40 - Posted by: anniebc 9/19/2020 11:46:43 PM (No. 546204)
Ah shut up! the fake Christian stuff is old and played.
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Reply 41 - Posted by: valinva 9/19/2020 11:52:37 PM (No. 546207)
This guy was primaried out of his congressinal seat by Trey Gowdy.He's a lawyer who then went to work for a think tank that wants to cure Climate Change through free market solutions. In 2015, he signed an amicus brief calling for the recognition of same-sex marriage. he is so dumb he thinks Biden is actually in charge of his campaign and the party agenda. This is the second editorial by a so called Conservative Christian that I've seen today. the other is in the Washington Post. Both editorials tell us that Abortion is not enough of a reason to vote against Biden. Coincidence? I think not.
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Reply 42 - Posted by: Trigger2 9/20/2020 12:04:44 AM (No. 546211)
Bob must be looking forward to eating rats and zoo animals like Venezuelan paeons do. Either that or he's lazy and already living off the goobermint through welfare. No thanks.
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Reply 43 - Posted by: Oldenoughtoknowbetter 9/20/2020 12:09:35 AM (No. 546213)
Well, that narrows it down to one because there aren't any other Christian Conservatives like you.
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Reply 44 - Posted by: FormerDem 9/20/2020 12:11:45 AM (No. 546214)
For a Christian he is strangely unfamiliar with the eighth commandment, which prohibits trash talk, slander, detraction, which this is nothing but.
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Reply 45 - Posted by: Lawsy0 9/20/2020 12:39:53 AM (No. 546226)
Oy vey! Santa Claus, Easter Bunny and pink unicorn farts! Now ''Conservative'' ''Christians'' for Biden. Plessed by some priest or elder somewhere on the Moon. Bring it. USA Today has great crossword puzzles. That's about all.
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Reply 46 - Posted by: Heraclitus 9/20/2020 12:53:39 AM (No. 546229)
I'm guessing most if not all of us here did not vote for DJT because we thought he was a Bible-believing Christian. In fact, we know he isn't, although he has had some conversion experience. I don't feel qualified to judge his soul. However, with Donald Trump, he is who he is. He doesn't pretend to be a "holier than thou". Has any multimillionaire President other than Donald Trump (or Congressman) ever not taken his/her salary? This benefits the American people. And furthermore, he almost never mentions this. He has been under attack every day, attacks based on FALSE charges, lies and deceit. I haven't heard ONE Democrat, and certainly not Biden or Mattress Harris decry the false charges and unjust attacks on the man or on his wife or on his children. The "opposition" party has unleashed the demons of hatred. Is it any wonder that so much violence has been spawned? Why aren't Inglis and his ilk speaking out against this? Inglis never mentions Biden's shady relationship with the married Jill before her divorce. He never mentions Biden's graft and the sneaky corrupt dealings with Ukraine and China, enriching his family members to the tune of hundreds of millions. No. Biden has feet of clay, dirty, deceitful mud, hip deep in the gory remains of unborn babies. The author reminds me of the Pharisees whom Jesus said were like a cup polished and shiny on the outside, but filthy on the inside. Inglis can vote however he wants, he has freedom of speech, he can practice his faith. Behind Biden-Harris is a leftist committee the nature of which is no "soft socialism". They have already announced that they plan to "pack the Court," to essentially take over massive parts of our economy to control it and the wealth and therefore the liberty of the citizenry. We have already seen how they can't wait to control speech and the freedom described in the First Amendment for our rights to speech and worship unfettered by the government. The Biden people are hardcore. They are in league with blm and other violence-prone radical organizations DEDICATED to the overthrow of our Constitutional Republic. Their schemes could over night upend everything, and then the Supreme Court won't matter one little bit as it will be rendered a collection of effete pedants. They are eager wield totalitarian power as vigorously as any tyrannical dictator. And Hillary wants revenge. Does Inglis condemn this? These are a few reasons I and my family and friends (in several States) would not consider Lyin' Biden. We've seen President Trump act tirelessly for the American people through all of the obstacles, threats and accusations. He has not done anything unConstitutional. He has done much to improve the lives of millions who have never benefitted from politicians who promise to do so, but instead use their position of power to stuff their own pockets and then compromise their so-called "values" allowing the administrative State to corrupt --intellectually and morally-- American children in schools, for decades neglect and abuse veterans, and fund and make sure the perpetual existence of the most brutal human rights abuse of aborting babies all the way to the actual birth process (in some States, NY and VA, for example). I don't like some of the language and crude discourse from POTUS at times. Yet, the outside of the "cup" is what it is. There's no pretense. An old preacher once said, "Be who you is. Cuz if you is who you ain't, you ain't who you is." The old preacher makes sense to me. Inglis is just another self-righteous pompous man.
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Reply 47 - Posted by: Heraclitus 9/20/2020 1:08:51 AM (No. 546232)
I need to amend the first line of my #46: i mistakenly said that we know that Donald Trump is "not Bible-believing." What i As thshould have said is that he does not demonstrate familiarity with the Scriptures as someone who reads, studies and meditates on the Word. Sad to say, Biblical illiteracy among Christians is not a good thing. As the saying goes, when you point your finger at someone, you've got four fingers pointing back at you.
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Reply 48 - Posted by: Luke21 9/20/2020 1:50:29 AM (No. 546237)
The other day MSNBC put a supposed Q person on. They sounded just like a Southern Poverty Law Center wacko. My wife looked them up and they were.
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Reply 49 - Posted by: SALady 9/20/2020 2:01:10 AM (No. 546243)
Definitely not a Christian or a Conservative!!! Just a huge liar!!! OK, now it makes sense!!!
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Reply 50 - Posted by: andyboy 9/20/2020 2:07:44 AM (No. 546246)
What about Biden's advanced dementia? Does that bother this "Christian Conservative"?
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Reply 51 - Posted by: F15 Gork 9/20/2020 7:30:57 AM (No. 546326)
Bobby, you might want to take a knee and get right with Jesus - you have the smell of sulphur about you....
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Reply 52 - Posted by: LadyHen 9/20/2020 7:41:50 AM (No. 546337)
Oh no Bob, there are plenty of other reasons NOT to vote for Joe. No worries. Bob is a Never Trumper RINO ex-Congress Critter who got primaried out by the voters of SC over his support for same sex marriage, illegal immigration, and wacko enviromentalism.
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Reply 53 - Posted by: bigken2 9/20/2020 7:59:16 AM (No. 546353)
there is nothing more evil in this world than a never trumper
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Reply 54 - Posted by: doctorfixit 9/20/2020 8:29:17 AM (No. 546381)
This attitude calls into question the meaning of the labels "Christian" and "conservative". Much as Biden, Pelosi, Kerry and others have rendered the label "Catholic" rather ambiguous.
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MIAMI — Progressive activists backing Joe Biden in Florida say they’ve made millions of phone calls, sent hundreds of thousands of text messages and even written thousands of letters to persuade voters to support the Democratic presidential nominee. But one thing they’re largely not doing — and growing increasingly worried about — is talking to voters face to face. Now, with the number of coronavirus cases down from their July peak in Florida and Election Day less than six weeks away, the state’s largest left-leaning grassroots organizations and political field operations are making a last-minute push to get back in
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Bill Maher Attacks Trump’s Reported SCOTUS
Pick, A Christian Mother Of 7: ‘A F***ing Nut’
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Posted by Imright 9/26/2020 4:25:46 AM Post Reply
Leftist Bill Maher launched an attack against President Donald Trump’s reported Supreme Court nominee on Saturday, calling the mother of seven and devout Catholic a “f***ing nut.”“But apparently the pick is going to be this omy…a-omy…Amy Comey [sic],” Maher said as he started to laugh, “well, we’ll be saying this name a lot I’m sure because she’s a f***ing nut.”“Religion, I was right about that one, too,” Maher continued. “Amy, I’m sorry but, Amy Comey [sic] Barrett—Catholic, really Catholic, I mean really, really Catholic, like speaking in tongues.
Hirono, Blumenthal say they won’t
meet with Amy Coney Barrett
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Posted by JunkYardDog 9/27/2020 2:54:04 AM Post Reply
Two Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee said they will not meet with Amy Coney Barrett -- President Trump’s pick to fill the vacancy on the Supreme Court. Trump announced on Saturday evening that he intends to nominate Barrett to fill the vacancy on the nation’s highest court after the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg last week. Democrats indicated that they will oppose Barrett’s nomination, citing her conservative credentials which they see as a threat to health care and abortion rights, while also arguing that it is too close to Election Day for Trump to nominate a justice.
Kamala Harris names Tupac ‘best rapper alive’ 43 replies
Posted by MissMolly 9/27/2020 3:58:52 AM Post Reply
2Pac lives! Vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris called Tupac Shakur the “best rapper alive” during an interview at the NAACP’s virtual convention Friday — even though the legendary emcee has been dead for more than two decades. “Best rapper alive?” CNN commentator Angela Rye asked the Oakland native. “Tupac,” Harris answered with little hesitation before Rye reminded her that the West Coast icon had passed away long ago. “Not alive, I know, I keep doing that,” Harris said with a laugh.
Huge: No Durham Report, Indictments
Coming per Sources
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Posted by Imright 9/27/2020 12:18:11 PM Post Reply
This is not the kind of big news you want to get on an otherwise slow Sunday morning, but here it is. Fox News’ Maria Bartiromo is reporting this morning that there will be no Durham interim report or indictments coming before the election. By the wording, she may actually be saying there’s no report coming at all.If true, this is a travesty of justice of the highest order given what has transpired the last five years.(Tweet) This isn’t someone leaking to the Times to cover their backside. Bartiromo is typically solid and is not anti-Trump in the least.Whether or not you believe this news will probably depend
Is Nancy Pelosi deliberately trying to
stir up riots across America?
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Posted by Magnante 9/26/2020 6:30:26 AM Post Reply
It’s up to God to decide if Nancy Pelosi is a truly terrible person, but she’s giving an excellent imitation of one here on earth. Pelosi seemingly believes that 2020 has given her license to violate all political norms. In the past two months, Pelosi has called federal law officers “stormtroopers,” violated the mask rule she insists upon for others, claimed that she was a victim of a hair salon “set up,” (snip) Her worst act ever, though, could be her siding with the mob with the lie that the Louisville police involved with Breonna Taylor’s death are murderers.
Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson announces
he will 'proudly' vote for Joe Biden
and Kamala Harris in his FIRST-ever
presidential endorsement
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Posted by Ribicon 9/27/2020 5:19:38 PM Post Reply
Retired WWE wrestler Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson made his first-ever presidential endorsement on Sunday during a virtual seven-minute chat with Democrat Joe Biden and his running mate Kamala Harris. 'I've voted for Democrats in the past and as well as Republican,' the 48-year-old 'political independent and centrist'—who boasts 306.4M social media followers—wrote. 'In this critical election, I believe Joe Biden and Kamala Harris are the best to lead our country, and...I proudly endorse them for the presidential office of our United States. Progress takes courage, humanity, empathy, strength, grit, kindness and respect. Being kind and respectful
Hollywood not good enough?
Meghan Markle reportedly now
wants to be US president
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Posted by Magnante 9/26/2020 11:40:30 AM Post Reply
Forgetting who she is, Meghan Markle, duchess of Sussex, has decided she'd also like to become president of the United States. (snip)Seems that with duchess titles coming easily, shouldn't presidential ones, too? All she has to do is smile pretty...and speak woke, and the American voters will be drooling for her. Her foray into U.S. politics is getting particularly unseemly for someone who hasn't renounced her title of duchess. First she started hanging out with Michelle Obama, "teaming up for female empowerment" as the press release, I mean USA Today article, put it.
Which Biden Shows Up Tuesday? 38 replies
Posted by MissMolly 9/27/2020 3:52:18 AM Post Reply
If this is the most important election in decades, this is its most important moment. Thus far, this campaign has been a referendum on Trump; Tuesday’s debate will be one on Biden. Its outcome depends on which Biden shows up. Like all races with a president seeking re-election, this one has centered on the incumbent. Thanks to a hostile media and Trump’s aggressive use of social media, America has had plenty of material for judgement. Topping it off, 2020 has been an acutely tumultuous year: Beginning with an impeachment trial and now a contentious Supreme Court vacancy — with a pandemic, a recession, and nationwide violence in between.
This former Republican governor
isn’t voting for Trump. It’ll be
the first time he’s ever voted
Democratic for U.S. president
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Posted by Ribicon 9/27/2020 8:08:11 PM Post Reply
Tom Ridge, a former Republican governor of Pennsylvania and first U.S. secretary of Homeland Security, plans to vote for Trump’s Democratic opponent, former Vice President Joe Biden, he announced on social media Sunday morning. This also will be the first time Ridge has ever voted Democratic in a U.S. presidential election, he told The Philadelphia Inquirer in an opinion column. “It’s time to put country over party. It’s time to dismiss Donald Trump,” he posted on Twitter.(Snip) Ridge currently serves as the chairman of Ridge Global, which provides clients with solutions to cyber security, international security and risk management issues. After 9/11, he became
Jill Biden: Joe Biden is ready to face
Donald Trump in first debate this week
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Posted by Imright 9/27/2020 10:22:49 AM Post Reply
Jill Biden, the wife of Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden, said her husband is "ready" to face Donald Trump in the first presidential debate this week and accused the President of trying to distract with smears during the tense campaign. (Photo) "He's ready. One of the things I'm excited for is when the American people see Joe Biden up there on that stage," Jill Biden told CNN's Jake Tapper in a one-on-one interview that aired Sunday on "State of the Union." "They're going to see what a president looks like.
Kamala Harris previews Barrett
showdown in Senate statement
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Posted by Imright 9/27/2020 12:02:12 PM Post Reply
Sen. Kamala Harris ripped President Trump's Supreme Court pick in a searing statement, setting up a showdown between the 2020 Democratic vice presidential nominee and Judge Amy Coney Barrett when she appears before the Senate Judiciary Committee next month.“Just yesterday, I paid my respects to the legendary Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who devoted her life to fighting for Equal Justice Under Law and a more fair and just world," Harris wrote Saturday. "Her passing is devastating, and it would be a travesty to replace her with a justice who is being selected to undo her legacy and erase everything she did for our country."
Ibram Kendi: ‘Too Many White People’
Believe They Can’t Be Racist if
They Adopt Black Children
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Posted by Imright 9/26/2020 11:12:41 PM Post Reply
Ibram X. Kendi, director of Boston University’s Center for Antiracist Research, wrote on Saturday that white people who adopt black children may be “racist,” joining a growing group of Democrats and leftists commenting on Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s Haitian son and daughter.Kendi wrote on social media: “Some White colonizers ‘adopted” Black children. They ‘civilized’ these ‘savage’ children in the ‘superior’ ways of White people, while using them as props in their lifelong pictures of denial, while cutting the biological parents of these children out of the picture of humanity.”
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