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Old 01-24-2017, 10:42 PM   #41
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If Chicago doesn't fix the horrible "carnage" going on, 228 shootings in 2017 with 42 killings (up 24% from 2016), I will send in the Feds!
It's going downhill.
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Old 01-24-2017, 10:44 PM   #42
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Come on folks, they've been warning us about martial law for 8 years.

And it's the left that shuts down discussion, listen to iron horse, banning the EPA from posting is freeing the internet to more alt-facts.

Right, iron horse?


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Old 01-24-2017, 10:49 PM   #43
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Come on folks, they've been warning us about martial law for 8 years.

And it's the left that shuts down discussion, listen to iron horse, banning the EPA from posting is freeing the internet to more alt-facts.

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I wonder what iron horse has to say about the latest insanity of today? This might be a very interesting answer! If it weren't so damn scary and sad that people still support this guy, I would actually laugh! Sadly there is nothing funny about this situation but I am certainly curious as to what Iron Horse has to say about all of this.
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Old 01-24-2017, 11:00 PM   #44
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Rumors that Trump is going to enact his (unconstitutional) ban on Muslim immigrants via executive order in the next few days.
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Regarding this whole "3-5 million illegal votes cast" nonsense: it's yet another page out of Orwell's playbook. Doesn't matter if there's no evidence. Doesn't matter if Trump himself and every one of his lackeys knows it to be a lie. He knows that his die-hard supporters will accept it as fact anyway, and he knows that it will sow enough doubt to remain a talking point. He doesn't actually believe it himself, but repeating it serves his purposes well.

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He's now threatening to invade Chicago.

Seriously.
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Old 01-24-2017, 11:29 PM   #48
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I don't mind Orwell, but the constant mentioning of him whenever anything happens has become so cliched over the years.

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He's now threatening to invade Chicago.

Seriously.
That means there would be a resistance to him, no? Picking a fight with his own population won't end well for him.
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Old 01-24-2017, 11:31 PM   #49
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No one in Chicago voted for him.
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I anticipate an anti-government guerrilla force then - hypothetically.
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Old 01-24-2017, 11:50 PM   #51
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I don't mind Orwell, but the constant mentioning of him whenever anything happens has become so cliched over the years.

Combatting cliches is definitely our most urgent priority. Damn, you're tiring.


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Rumors that Trump is going to enact his (unconstitutional) ban on Muslim immigrants via executive order in the next few days.
Faaaaaaaaaaaaaantastic .

So much for that "Oh, he was just exaggerating/he didn't really mean it" bullshit Trump supporters here kept insisting.

Please, dear God, please, please, please, PLEASE let this asshole be impeached as soon as humanly possible. Please.
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I have way too many friends and family in Chicago. This honestly has me really scared.

If he's this willing to attack a city that voted against him, what will he try in California and New York?
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He'll come out and say he was talking of federal aid

Which he probably was, but he's a master at generating controversy


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He's not nuking Chicago, jeez.

If he even does anything at all, he's going to send in DOJ and FBI agents to stir up shit, waste everyone's time and money and do nothing to address the complex socioeconomic issues of the city.
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Old 01-25-2017, 12:07 AM   #56
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I didn't suggest it was an urgent priority, it's an observation. Damn, you're tiring.
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I don't mind Orwell, but the constant mentioning of him whenever anything happens has become so cliched over the years.

I usually try to avoid comparing real life political figures to 1984, Hitler, et cetera, because it's typically rather exaggerated (though I have a soft spot for Voldemort comparisons, of course). But the sort of lax attitude towards the truth that the Trump Administration has - the blatant lying and the euphemistic language like "alternative facts" - carries a distinctively 1984ish tone in a way I've never certainly experienced before in the US.


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things really have a nice old-fashioned "may 1914" feel to them right now, don't they? #maga
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He's not nuking Chicago, jeez.

If he even does anything at all, he's going to send in DOJ and FBI agents to stir up shit, waste everyone's time and money and do nothing to address the complex socioeconomic issues of the city.



He said he would send in the Feds "to stop the murder."
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I usually try to avoid comparing real life political figures to 1984, Hitler, et cetera, because it's typically rather exaggerated (though I have a soft spot for Voldemort comparisons, of course). But the sort of lax attitude towards the truth that the Trump Administration has - the blatant lying and the euphemistic language like "alternative facts" - carries a distinctively 1984ish tone in a way I've never certainly experienced before in the US.


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Surely not never; what about the famous White House official's remark during Peak Bush that 'we are an empire now and we create our own reality'.
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