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Harrison Ford: ‘I was raised Democrat’
and ‘my moral purpose was being a Democrat
with the big D’

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Posted By: AltaD, 2/11/2023 2:20:07 PM

Asked about his philosophy in life, movie star Harrison Ford said this week that he was "raised a Democrat" and "my moral purpose was being a Democrat." (Snip) Back in 2020, he suggested, "I think it's come to the point where we gotta start talking politics. But we gotta talk about it in a positive way. We gotta regain the middle ground. We're in these ideological enclaves. But the truth is in the middle. Progress is made in the middle." That same year, Ford called Donald Trump a "son of a b----."

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Northcross 2/11/2023 2:25:30 PM (No. 1400513)
Stick to acting, buddy. Your opinion is worth as much as that of the pool boy next door.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Digger 2/11/2023 2:30:20 PM (No. 1400515)
The words “moral” and “democrat” should never appear in the same sentence.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: offrope 2/11/2023 2:31:28 PM (No. 1400516)
Shut up and act. I can think for myself.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Starboard_side 2/11/2023 2:32:35 PM (No. 1400518)
So, he's from Chicago and will be 81 in July. The Democrats he romanticizes about now are no longer running the party. The Progressives are and they are very far-left from the middle.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Quigley 2/11/2023 2:34:49 PM (No. 1400519)
It’s always so sad- concerning- to hear massive stupidity. Tell me hairasson, what is the middle ground between cheating and not cheating? Between using public funds to reward your donors and using them for the public good?
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Reply 6 - Posted by: Vaquero45 2/11/2023 2:54:13 PM (No. 1400525)
Typical harebrained liberal. Blames everybody but himself. Preaches about global warming but lives in a 10,000 square foot house and owns five airplanes and three cars. Talks tough but, when the time came to bear arms in defense of his country, declared himself a conscientious objector. 24-karat gold-plated phony.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: WV.Hillbilly 2/11/2023 2:55:47 PM (No. 1400526)
At one time actors were just one rung above pimps, whores and pickpockets on the societal ladder. They have never climbed higher, they just make more money now. Ford should stick to what he knows -- memorizing words written by people smarter than him and then repeating them when directed to do so.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: sanspeur 2/11/2023 2:59:42 PM (No. 1400530)
was at an event this chap was the hired speaker .Man , he is so tiny he looks like a dry prune ..ruined all my ideas of Indiana J but most impressive film and make up ever on screen ..a total fake ! He couldn’t cogently present any information but “fweelings” . And was sooo sweaty all those scenes of his daring-does don’t need a misting spray person .. really another air head from a zip code far far away
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Reply 9 - Posted by: BarryNo 2/11/2023 3:08:32 PM (No. 1400533)
Harry, when you have one party with an anvil tied to their ankle, jumping off a cliff and the other party standing back from the edge the truth is NOT in the middle. Especially when the jumper has tied his other ankle to the non-jumper!
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Reply 10 - Posted by: snakeoil 2/11/2023 3:11:48 PM (No. 1400534)
Loved his movies but he is an actor. As Jack Warner of Warner Brothers said: The only difference between an actor and Rin Tin Tin is Rin Tin Tin can lick his own private parts.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Imright 2/11/2023 3:12:18 PM (No. 1400535)
Sorry we ever spent good money on seeing any of his pics! Shall not do that in the future, fer sure!!
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Reply 12 - Posted by: moebellini3 2/11/2023 3:19:35 PM (No. 1400539)
He's a freakin democrat and he's part of hollywood. Think about it. What have the democrats of today done for our country and the American people. You got it. NOTHING, NADDA, ZIPPO. The man is just another delusional hollywood puppet.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: bad-hair 2/11/2023 3:24:01 PM (No. 1400541)
Time to go flying Ace. Sarcoff
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Reply 14 - Posted by: Italiano 2/11/2023 3:36:19 PM (No. 1400549)
Taking us all on a guided tour of the mansion of his mind, no matter how sparsely the rooms inside are furnished.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: Krause 2/11/2023 3:37:13 PM (No. 1400550)
Stubborn people say 'I was raised a democrat and that's what I am.' It's easier that way, you don't have to think.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: nina584 2/11/2023 3:45:30 PM (No. 1400553)
He is very moral ! He is so old he shouldn’t fly those little experimental planes he flies around neighborhoods. He doesn’t care if he kills a family in their house. POS
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Reply 17 - Posted by: zephyrgirl 2/11/2023 3:46:50 PM (No. 1400555)
#10 - good one and Warner was right.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: Dodge Boy 2/11/2023 3:53:36 PM (No. 1400559)
What moral compass would that be, Harrie. Like murdering the unborn as if they were nothing but a cluster of unwanted cells?
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Reply 19 - Posted by: JoElla Bee 2/11/2023 4:19:25 PM (No. 1400571)
Yes, #14, and how tasteless the meager furnishings.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: Bur Oak 2/11/2023 4:21:17 PM (No. 1400572)
Sounds about right for a guy that lands on the taxiway instead of the runway.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: kono 2/11/2023 4:30:33 PM (No. 1400579)
Sorry, Harry; but your "D" apparently stands for "disconnect" -- as in your affiliation with the Democrats is neither rational, nor connected to any actual ideology. Your admission of that should be an introduction to why you are leaving the party. The dude is a talented thespian with nary a functional neuron in his noggin'.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: stablemoney 2/11/2023 4:37:50 PM (No. 1400584)
Right has no middle ground! Not admitting you are wrong with arguments that a middle ground should be reached is nothing but CYA.
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Reply 23 - Posted by: davew 2/11/2023 4:46:34 PM (No. 1400590)
I don't think he really understands what he is saying by equating Nature with God. Nature is whatever is natural, while God is supernatural by definition. They can't be compared logically. You either accept God as a matter of faith or you don't. For some reason he thinks he needs to deny this fundamental belief so as to not hurt anyone's feelings. This is the essense of passive nihilism. His allegiance to whatever he thinks "Democrat" means is also symptomatic of someone who only cares about feelings and not about existential truths. Sadly, his beliefs are not uncommon particularly with post-Moderist Romantics.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: Delilah 2/11/2023 4:47:54 PM (No. 1400591)
Only 81! Caught a glimpse of him on TV last night and thought he was at least 100.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: Yuban 2/11/2023 4:52:32 PM (No. 1400600)
He is an actor. He has no morals.
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Reply 26 - Posted by: Trump'sCousin 2/11/2023 5:07:53 PM (No. 1400605)
You're old, ya smell bad and your talent has dried up. No one cares what you think meat puppet and no one ever did. You got a lot of money to play pretend and to show off. You wore clothes someone else made, moved around a movie set by being told where to go, said words someone else wrote for you. No exactly neurosurgery. No one cares what you think and they never did. You are a HAS BEEN. Besides, no one who is a demoncrap or a rino is cool anymore, and we all know you shallow types are all about being trendy hoes. The hot new thing politically is to be a CONSTITUTIONAL CONSERVATIVE Harry. Get with the program butt head. You'll have to study the constitution to be one though. It's the hottest new trend.
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Reply 27 - Posted by: Trump'sCousin 2/11/2023 5:13:55 PM (No. 1400608)
Oh, and Harry..... my dog's rectal discharges have high morals than any demoncrap or rino.
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Reply 28 - Posted by: watashiyo 2/11/2023 5:22:56 PM (No. 1400615)
Translation: I'm STUPID, with a big S. Remember, can't fix STUPID.
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Reply 29 - Posted by: NorthernDog 2/11/2023 6:04:17 PM (No. 1400627)
The Big D was a code word for diarrhea in our house.
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Reply 30 - Posted by: Penelope27 2/11/2023 6:36:39 PM (No. 1400643)
Quintessential, Yellow-Dog Democrat.
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Reply 31 - Posted by: swarfer 2/11/2023 6:46:03 PM (No. 1400647)
Anybody who says they were raised a Democrat by FDR generation parents and therefore continue to support that party today which has morphed beyond all recognition, is a political ignoramus. All the old depression era voters are gone but their senior citizen children are still voting for FDR because momma and daddy loved him and he was a democrat. If FDR were alive today he would curse the party they have become.
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Reply 32 - Posted by: ChattyCatsSusan 2/11/2023 9:36:35 PM (No. 1400749)
Not impressed with Harrison Ford when he wanders off the film set. To liken equate nature with God is one of the reasons God is going to severely punish His creation. God said to have no other gods before Him, and He means it.
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Reply 33 - Posted by: rytwng 2/11/2023 10:20:16 PM (No. 1400767)
Harrison you are now a has been. No one cares what you think.
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Reply 34 - Posted by: Aubreyesque 2/11/2023 10:31:18 PM (No. 1400772)
Wow. Didnt know Harry could sound so boring. Tell us something new. You think we're shocked by what you say? As for middle ground. Honey...that's how you get hit by the Mack Truck barreling down. Standing in the middle isnt how you stop it.
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Reply 35 - Posted by: anniebc 2/11/2023 11:59:23 PM (No. 1400786)
Nobody cares man. Look in the mirror and give an honest assessment of your party; then someone might listen to you. If you're clueless that your party has gone full marxism you don't deserve to be heard.
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Reply 36 - Posted by: YorkieMom 2/12/2023 12:15:26 AM (No. 1400792)
I bet Harrison never misses an episode of The View.
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Reply 37 - Posted by: mifla 2/12/2023 5:25:49 AM (No. 1400841)
He is lucky that he is 81, not 21. His films would never be made today and he would be a carpenter, not an actor.
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Reply 38 - Posted by: homefry 2/12/2023 8:56:01 AM (No. 1400912)
I think they hate him so badly because for years, they thought he was one of them. Remember how the oprah talked about him, hillary robbem klinton? I'll admit I thought he was a dim-0 myself and would not watch any of the tv shows he was on because of that. Then I heard him talk politically and I knew he was just what this country had been needing for decades.
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Reply 39 - Posted by: doctorfixit 2/12/2023 9:15:52 AM (No. 1400942)
Old Harrison Flop never was much of a line reader. All the old has-beens seem to need to grab that spotlight one last time.
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Reply 40 - Posted by: Aubreyesque 2/12/2023 1:37:41 PM (No. 1401136)
Id like to remind everyone that Harrison Ford also went out of this country to do a speech in France and chose THAT time and arena to bash America. You wont catch him here doing it because he knows the reaction. THAT'S why he claims to be 'non-political.'
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