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Official Trump Presidency Thread, Part 3

Old 03-05-19, 11:17 PM
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It's where the landfill is that Atari buried all the ET cartridges.
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Old 03-05-19, 11:45 PM
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Thanks. Too nerdy for me
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Old 03-06-19, 09:43 AM
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When will these lying motherfuckers understand that they can have all of these investigations go away if lil Donnie was fucking transparent with his business dealings. Instead, since they know Trump is a corrupt asshole, they send messages like the one above.
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Old 03-06-19, 09:55 AM
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There's a lot of utter BS in that statement but "an agenda of killing babies after they're born" may be a new low.

FYI Hans Von Spakovsky is an attorney for the Heritage Foundation so totally impartial.
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Old 03-06-19, 10:05 AM
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As been mentioned before, no one can say the Dems are “triggered” after statements like that from SHS and POTUS.
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Old 03-06-19, 10:14 AM
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School attended by Trump says it concealed his grades

Washington (AFP) - A military academy that Donald Trump attended as a teenager concealed his academic records in 2011 in response to pressure from Trump allies, The Washington Post reported Tuesday.The New York Military Academy came under such pressure after Trump challenged then president Barack Obama to release his own academic records, with Trump saying he was surprised such a "terrible student" got into Ivy League Schools.Evan Jones, the headmaster of the military academy at the time, told the Post that the superintendent of the private school "came to me in a panic because he had been accosted by prominent, wealthy alumni of the school who were Mr. Trump's friends" and wanted to keep his academic records secret.Trump has consistently boasted he was a superb student throughout his youth.The school's superintendent, or director, at the time, Jeffrey Coverdale, told the paper that he rejected a request from members of the school's board of trustees to hand over Trump's records to them."I moved them elsewhere on campus where they could not be released. It’s the only time I ever moved an alumnus’s records," Coverdale told the Post.Trump spent five years at the military academy starting in the fall of 1959. He has said his parents concluded he needed more discipline.Last week Trump's former personal attorney, Michael Cohen, testified to a congressional committee last week that one of his jobs was to threaten lawsuits against the schools that Trump attended so they would never release his grades.Jones said he did not know if the original request to obtain Trump's records at the military academy came from Cohen.Jones said he found the records in a filing cabinet in the basement of a building on the campus, which is about an hour's drive north of New York City."I don’t know if we should be doing this," Jones recalled telling his boss."He told me that several wealthy alumni, including a close friend of Mr. Trump, were putting a lot of pressure on the administration to put the record in their custody for safekeeping."
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Again, no transparency.
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Old 03-06-19, 10:18 AM
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Hiding your grades is only what you do when the grades are so good, they're the best grades, the biggest, that you don't want other students to feel bad about how you have the biggest grades while they're not doing as good as you.
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Old 03-06-19, 10:19 AM
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Just think of all the information from school records to medical records to tax records to business records to affairs with porn stars to contacts with Russia that were deliberately suppressed (and are still being suppressed) to get this fuckhead elected. Free and open Democracy right?
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Old 03-06-19, 10:21 AM
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AND the WH is refusing to release the paperwork for Jared's clearance papers. It's almost like there's stuff to hide.
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Old 03-06-19, 10:21 AM
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two interesting tidbits from a CNN article on Trumps grades I read last night: he was never listed on the roll for Deans List EVER and he was a star baseball player. Interesting he had bone spurs and could not serve in addition to being a top student but not being on the deans list or honor roll. But its no surprise he has never been on the honor role.
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Hiding your grades is only what you do when the grades are so good, they're the best grades, the biggest, that you don't want other students to feel bad about how you have the biggest grades while they're not doing as good as you.
That is probably generally true. But for people like Trump, not only does daddy get them into places, daddy also gets them good grades.

A tool in the con-man's toolkit is the "truthful red herring". There are things that are true (or appear true) but are deliberately hidden for the purposes of causing the mark to think that they're hiding something nefarious... only to subsequently reveal it and show that there's no "there" there.
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Old 03-06-19, 10:30 AM
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"Oh, Trump was a C student? Well, NOW I think he's an idiot." said no one ever...
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Old 03-06-19, 10:34 AM
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Remember how much Trump hated the trade deficit?


UPDATE: Trump promised to shrink the trade deficit. Instead it exploded.

Source: Washington Post

The Commerce Department said Wednesday that -- despite more than two years of President Trump’s “America First” policies -- the United States last year posted a $891.2 billion merchandise trade deficit, the largest in the nation’s 243-year history.

The trade gap with China also hit a record $419 billion, underscoring the stakes for the president’s bid to reach a deal with Chinese President Xi Jinping as soon as this month.
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Old 03-06-19, 10:37 AM
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That is probably generally true. But for people like Trump, not only does daddy get them into places, daddy also gets them good grades.

A tool in the con-man's toolkit is the "truthful red herring". There are things that are true (or appear true) but are deliberately hidden for the purposes of causing the mark to think that they're hiding something nefarious... only to subsequently reveal it and show that there's no "there" there.
Excellent point. It helps to build the "see, those people are just paranoid and looking for problems" narrative.
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Old 03-06-19, 10:38 AM
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Trump should have to re-do school. From kindergarten through 12th grade. He should have to spend two weeks in each grade and has to pass all the tests on his own without his dads help. That should teach him a lesson on life.
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Old 03-06-19, 10:48 AM
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Trump should have to re-do school. From kindergarten through 12th grade. He should have to spend two weeks in each grade and has to pass all the tests on his own without his dads help. That should teach him a lesson on life.
He'd be a lot better off learning how to be a decent human being. I don't care about his grades. I care that he's a horrible, horrible person with more power than any human on the planet.
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Old 03-06-19, 10:51 AM
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I care that every time he gives a speech, everyone in the room is dumber for having listened to it.
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Trump should have to re-do school. From kindergarten through 12th grade. He should have to spend two weeks in each grade and has to pass all the tests on his own without his dads help. That should teach him a lesson on life.
Maybe he'll pee his pants on purpose to cover for one of the other kids.
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Excellent point. It helps to build the "see, those people are just paranoid and looking for problems" narrative.


I think Obama engaged in that a little by letting time pass before releasing his birth certificate... it certainly drew the crazies out of the woodwork.
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Maybe he'll pee his pants...
Certainly possible
... on purpose to cover for one of the other kids.
Not that part though.
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Old 03-06-19, 11:14 AM
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His CPAC speech of over 2 hours, had 60 lies in it. Daniel Dale went through them. that's 1 every 2 minutes, I know he can do better.
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Old 03-06-19, 11:25 AM
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Thats whats so frustrating with Trump. I couldnt tell you the grades of any POTUS or what schools they went to. Really dont care. And Id guess Im not alone.

Its like lying about the crowd size. Its only an issue by anyone if you draw attention to it.

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Streisand_effect
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Old 03-06-19, 11:41 AM
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One of my biggest concerns with someone like him as a President is his lack of intellectual curiosity. He's personally responsible for everyone knowing what the Dunning-Kruger Effect is. He has the ability to be the most informed man in the world, but that doesn't interest him because he's already the best at over 20 things at my last count, even though I've never heard him say an intelligent thing about any one of those topics.

His general ignorance coupled with his tendency to believe the loudest or "strongest" person (i.e., "Putin was extremely strong and powerful in his denial...") is a terrible combination for someone who needs to make important decisions on a regular basis.
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No President has "nuclear codes" in "their pocket".

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