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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. bigpern23

    bigpern23 Well-Known Member

    Yang is giving some good perspective on Bloomberg on CNN.
     
  2. bigpern23

    bigpern23 Well-Known Member

    So is Van Jones, actually. It's pretty good TV to see Yang give the billionaire perspective on Bloomberg's performance followed by Jones giving the "common" perception.
     
  3. Moderator1

    Moderator1 Moderator Staff Member

  4. Regan MacNeil

    Regan MacNeil Well-Known Member

    So even though Bernie tried to poach superdelegates from Hillary last time around, and even though the DNC bent over backward to Bernie by taking away superdelegate power until the second ballot, Bernie now says there shouldn't even be a second ballot. The delegate leader after the final primary should be the nominee. Fuck off, Bernie.
     
  5. HanSenSE

    HanSenSE Well-Known Member

    Didn't get to tune in until the end, so just judging on what I read here, but does he improve in the next one with more prep time? Or is it just more target practice for the rest of the field?
     
  6. Tweener

    Tweener Well-Known Member

    He’ll always get brutally attacked like he did tonight. He’s out of his element and it showed. Anyone who supports him over any of the others on stage tonight is a fucking idiot.
     
  7. Human_Paraquat

    Human_Paraquat Well-Known Member

    I don't know why he gets to play the "just warming up" card. He even tried to pull that in debate, saying "I just got into this 12 weeks ago." Like it was a spur-of-the-moment decision or someone blindfolded him, threw him in a van, dumped him on the debate stage and put a mic in his face.
     
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  8. 3_Octave_Fart

    3_Octave_Fart Well-Known Member

    How'd Joe do? Was not able to watch.
     
  9. bigpern23

    bigpern23 Well-Known Member

    Yang seemed to imply that Bloomberg was probably not very coachable by his debate prep team.
     
  10. Human_Paraquat

    Human_Paraquat Well-Known Member

    Probably his best debate performance so far, but if you've seen the others, that's not really saying much.
     
  11. bigpern23

    bigpern23 Well-Known Member

    Better. To me, Warren shined brightest and I thought Pete performed well. Klobuchar was feisty, but Pete rattled her. Bernie stayed the course. Bloomberg was a disaster.
     
  12. Elliotte Friedman

    Elliotte Friedman Moderator Staff Member

    Honest question: does this actually hurt Bloomberg with the voting public?

    I mean, Twitter is killing him -- but does that really matter?
     
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