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President Trump: The NEW one and only politics thread

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Moderator1, Nov 12, 2016.

  1. tapintoamerica

    tapintoamerica Well-Known Member

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  2. OscarMadison

    OscarMadison Well-Known Member

    Exactly. Vonnegut nailed that mindset when he wrote Harrison Bergeron.

    Or maybe they agree, but would rather let their bullies to the talking for them.

    Seems to be the case for so many people who choose to be on the wrong side of history. Augusto Pinochet, Fidel Castro, and Francisco Franco (who is still dead) all died relatively peacfully and at advanced ages.
  3. Azrael

    Azrael Well-Known Member

    That dead guy at George Washington's feet is kind of a buzzkill, freedom-wise.

    Society is free to reassess the stories it tells itself.

    I'm glad they won't destroy the mural, but the systematic eradication of the native peoples of North America is more complicated - and much bloodier - than "westward expansion" or "manifest destiny."
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  4. heyabbott

    heyabbott Well-Known Member

    Systemic genocide by an Anglo Protestant racist culture that permeates American society today.
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  5. Inky_Wretch

    Inky_Wretch Well-Known Member

  6. garrow

    garrow Well-Known Member

  7. Kato

    Kato Well-Known Member

    That mural is straight out of Pawnee, Indiana, city hall.
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  8. garrow

    garrow Well-Known Member

  9. lakefront

    lakefront Well-Known Member

    Or accurate, they have Ted Danson in there.
  10. Inky_Wretch

    Inky_Wretch Well-Known Member

  11. TigerVols

    TigerVols Well-Known Member

    Ben, ever the rascal, looks like he just ripped one.
  12. Inky_Wretch

    Inky_Wretch Well-Known Member

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