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Moving day approaches- “deep cleaning” of
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Posted By: Imright, 1/16/2021 7:23:17 AM

Pallets of empty cardboard boxes were delivered Wednesday to the Eisenhower Executive Office Building. Moving day is less than a week away and preparations are underway for Trump’s departure and the Bidens arrival. Before the Bidens arrive, deep cleaning is scheduled to take place in the White House and Jill Biden has plans for a million-dollar bathroom renovation in the East Wing. We are still in a pandemic so it’s reasonable that intense cleaning will happen as one group leaves and another moves into the White House. This year the cleaning that takes place during the transition between two administrations is more intense (and costly) than normally done.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Krause 1/16/2021 7:29:21 AM (No. 662692)
She might be worse than the mooch.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Bazi 1/16/2021 7:34:46 AM (No. 662698)
Walk in bathtub. Roll in shower. Lots of grab bars. Slip proof floor. It all adds considerably less than a million. But, the contractor knows he can over charge and get away with it.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Rather Read 1/16/2021 7:39:44 AM (No. 662705)
Given that Joe is pretty old, I suspect a handicapped accessible bathroom is in the works.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: shredmaster 1/16/2021 7:51:01 AM (No. 662721)
You all beat me to it. ADA compliance.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Sorosisbehindit 1/16/2021 7:57:47 AM (No. 662729)
She need not go to the trouble and expense. Biden won't make a week in office. I still have hope that he will not be inaugurated next week. But if he is, he will either step down for mental health reasons, or have a Scalia incident.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: GO3 1/16/2021 8:01:27 AM (No. 662735)
Yeah, but will he remember the codes for the football?
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Smoolie 1/16/2021 8:21:00 AM (No. 662761)
Yes #1, she will be. Mrs O never wanted the job. She did the minimum required. She did want the perks though. Mrs Joe has desperately wanted this for years. She is the type of Karen that will use this to the fullest. Get used to seeing her everywhere and being dictated to by every whim she has. The next few years will not be easy.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: envirodude 1/16/2021 8:21:40 AM (No. 662762)
I would laugh if prostitutes were hired to urinate on the mattresses before the bidens move in
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Reply 9 - Posted by: Rotten in Denmark 1/16/2021 8:27:26 AM (No. 662771)
Can’t have her Royal behindness sitting where Patriots were.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Newtsche 1/16/2021 8:27:30 AM (No. 662772)
“deep cleaning” Really? REALLY?!
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Reply 11 - Posted by: F15 Gork 1/16/2021 8:31:58 AM (No. 662782)
I always thought “Queen Jill”. Wanted this gig far more than Old Plugs, who is probably wearing a Depends diaper now and could care less about a new crapper.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: JL80863 1/16/2021 8:32:20 AM (No. 662784)
I bet the "deep cleaning" won't come anywhere close to what was needed after the obama's left.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: hershey 1/16/2021 8:35:19 AM (No. 662790)
They should just wait until 1/22 and then clean the incoming rats out of our house....
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Reply 14 - Posted by: ROLFNader 1/16/2021 8:53:39 AM (No. 662822)
Hey Jill! I'll give you $100 for those old bathroom fixtures. Cash money!
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Reply 15 - Posted by: OBX Pete 1/16/2021 8:54:55 AM (No. 662824)
The Bidens will certainly need a larger john because the whole family is full of it !!
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Reply 16 - Posted by: dst4life 1/16/2021 8:56:48 AM (No. 662827)
Jill Biden's renovation plans remind me of a recent bishop of the diocese of Wheeling-Charleston, Michael Bransfield, who raided diocesan funds to renovate "his" rectory, which included having a very luxurious bathroom installed. It was eventually discovered that he was boozing it up, taking expensive vacations, flying first class, throwing lots of parties, and hitting on young men. In other words, Bransfield was a fake Catholic and a fake bishop. I can only imagine that Biden and Biden will be much worse, given that the new "president" is also a fake Catholic.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: Tallgrass Palms 1/16/2021 9:03:29 AM (No. 662837)
Don't worry, our White House will be cleaner when the Trumps leave than it was when they moved in. It took 3 months just to scrape the hair straightener off the bathroom sinks after the obamas left.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: msjena 1/16/2021 9:07:48 AM (No. 662842)
#2 has it right. The bathrooms need to be refitted for elderly Joe.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: bigfatslob 1/16/2021 9:11:50 AM (No. 662846)
Look on the bright side the Trumps had to clean up after the Obamas with all the Gerrycurl sticking to the walls at least the Trumps put the trash out. What now the Lincoln bedroom will be Hunters crack room. Handicap bathroom for the 'Big Guy'. Deep Cleaning? Hot Air just had to get one more dig in on President Donald J. Trump and his beautiful family.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: Frenesi1 1/16/2021 9:12:52 AM (No. 662848)
This renovation is in the East Wing where the First Lady has offices. So I doubt if it is to benefit Joe.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: lftrn97 1/16/2021 9:30:41 AM (No. 662868)
Contract let to Hunter Biden Renovations, LLC. "We can make feces go away".
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Reply 22 - Posted by: Chiritwo 1/16/2021 9:31:41 AM (No. 662869)
Wonder how they feel knowing that they did not earn the White House. Even Joe, with his dementia, knows they cheated big time. I will not waste one minute listening to this fraud.
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Reply 23 - Posted by: Rotten in Denmark 1/16/2021 9:33:51 AM (No. 662872)
There are waaay too many fake Catholics nowadays.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: jhpeters2 1/16/2021 9:35:03 AM (No. 662875)
Don't be silly. The marxists are going to install the best secret surveillance system money can buy in order to keep Biden/Ho's staff from leaking until they are told to. They have to do this because President Trump discovered 0bama's system the kenyan put in place before he left, and President Trump and staff moved in. I ask President Trump to declassify what was found in the walls of the American People's White House. Please.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: happywarrior 1/16/2021 9:50:16 AM (No. 662891)
Rather than use simple Post-It notes like the rest of us, "Dr." Biden will pay a small fortune for special signage such as Toilet, Shower, Flush, Sink, Soap, Towels, Hot, Cold, Medicine Cabinet, Robe, Door....
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Reply 26 - Posted by: amylu 1/16/2021 10:08:14 AM (No. 662905)
I sure hope the Trumps read my suggestion on another thread: Before you go out the door, don't forget to place shrimp in all the curtain rods!
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Reply 27 - Posted by: red1066 1/16/2021 10:51:20 AM (No. 662960)
This piece of work(not the word I wanted to use) has been dreaming about this for decades, and she's going to go all out while she's there. I wonder how many magazine covers this piece of work will appear on?
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Reply 28 - Posted by: Bison65 1/16/2021 11:03:36 AM (No. 662975)
Have to get it in shape for the crack head pedophile and pops.
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Reply 29 - Posted by: anniebc 1/16/2021 11:05:57 AM (No. 662979)
Bull! There might be a deep clean before they move in, but they move in with a lot of basement filth and rot gut of their souls, so the deep clean is negated. We're back to spending trillions of other people's money.
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Reply 30 - Posted by: Chuzzles 1/16/2021 11:29:02 AM (No. 663031)
#1, there is no 'might' about it. She is used to a certain lifestyle now, thanks to that corruption by her husband and his son and brother. She also wants the power that Moochelle had and she will misuse it to the detriment of the nation. Think those nasty lunches were bad, I suspect her plans will be far worse.
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Reply 31 - Posted by: A.I. 1/16/2021 11:33:42 AM (No. 663038)
Barbara Bush had the carpet in the Oval Office replaced after the Clinton Administration, which is very legitimate.
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Reply 32 - Posted by: Strike3 1/16/2021 11:46:44 AM (No. 663056)
Nobody can ever clean what the Bidens are bringing to the White House.
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Reply 33 - Posted by: DVC 1/16/2021 11:49:33 AM (No. 663061)
Does this Doctor Evil B have a private funding source for this hideous, sad, stupid waste of money or are the taxpayers supposed to indulge her every insane whim?
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Reply 34 - Posted by: RedWhiteBlue 1/16/2021 12:26:27 PM (No. 663121)
I wonder if JoeBidet has all those accoutrements in ALL his houses or is he taking even more advantages of the American tax payers!
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Reply 35 - Posted by: proactus 1/16/2021 1:50:24 PM (No. 663225)
The biggest gripe I heard bathroom wise about the Obamas was that Barack was mad that Michelle always left the seat up.
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Reply 36 - Posted by: smokincol 1/16/2021 2:49:56 PM (No. 663276)
she doesn't want joe chasing the dog from the bathroom anymore so, they installed a moving floor for him to chase the dogs out of the bathroom.
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Reply 37 - Posted by: LadyVet 1/16/2021 3:25:14 PM (No. 663299)
Bathroom renovations probably are to make it unisex / trans "friendly." Fits the Biden agenda of opening school sports and lockerrooms to trannies.
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Reply 38 - Posted by: wangbuster 1/16/2021 3:58:14 PM (No. 663323)
Dr. Joke reveals herself!
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Reply 39 - Posted by: red1066 1/16/2021 4:44:14 PM (No. 663347)
Maybe they should spruce up the basement a bit. Biteme seems more comfortable in basements.
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Reply 40 - Posted by: pinger 1/16/2021 7:07:34 PM (No. 663456)
Perhaps a deep cleaning of the White House will finally get rid of the last vestiges of the slime that the Obama Administration left there.
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