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    feeling rather political right now,

    anyone wanna chat? msg me
    andrewjacob220 andrewjacob220
    26-30, M
    Mar 1

    Dis- Enchanted Republican I may have

    officially jumped ship! I can't have this discussion with my hubby, he gets to upset! As a Woman, I can't back a party that Donald Trump is leading in the polls, I just CANNOT. I do like the fact he is his own man, and does not need to sell out to special interest. But that...
    drkc999 drkc999
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Oct 7, 2015

    Thirteen years ago, on October 9,

    2002, then-Rep. Bernie Sanders made the following statement on the floor of the House of Representatives:"Mr. Speaker, I thank my friend from New Jersey for yielding me this time.Mr. Speaker, I do not think any Member of this body disagrees that Saddam Hussein is a tyrant, a...
    proudsocialist proudsocialist
    56-60, M
    2 Responses Oct 10, 2015

    Mass shooting updates

    for the week of February 28 – March 5th . Do you think we can break last weeks record? It will be tough considering the week of February, 21 – 27 saw at least three spree shooting galleries that left 16 dead, and 4 wounded. Sunday Feb. 28th, first mass shooting of the...
    proudsocialist proudsocialist
    56-60, M
    5 Responses Feb 29

    Yet another toddler guns down his mommy.

    This time it wasn't at Walmart. https://cosmofunnel.com/poems/walmart-wail-60621 Worse it was when the so called 'Mom' was driving down a busy Florida freeway. Jamie Gilt, Facebook gun activist and gun fetish model, was shot by her 4 year old son. Whom she taught to...
    proudsocialist proudsocialist
    56-60, M
    Mar 10

    Bernie Sanders The only moral alternative

    Which other candidate takes ZERO money from Wall Street? Wants to break up the big banks? None
    babazon babazon
    36-40, M
    2 Responses Jan 15

    The Truth About Politics -- A Tribute To Charley Reese

    pasted from:http://usa.goooh.com/2011/03/16/taxes/charley-reeses-final-column-why-we-have-taxes-and-deficits/ Charley Reese’s Final Column – “Why we have taxes and deficits” by Editor Reposts Charley Reese’s Final Column…Retired reporter for the Orlando Sentinel...
    TrustIsEarned TrustIsEarned
    46-50, F
    Aug 4, 2012

    Never be a spectator of unfairness

    or stupidity. The grave will supply plenty of time for silence. -Hitchens
    SNOWD0N SNOWD0N
    18-21, M
    Mar 7
    yingzilin yingzilin
    26-30, F
    Nov 26, 2014

    pdqsailor1 pdqsailor1
    51-55, M
    Mar 17

    I Will Face the Consequences of Your Actions

    Sen. McCain Gov Palin,    Though I have doubts that either of you will ever take the time to read this, or follow the link, but one can only hope that you would take an interest in what troubled Americans may have to say. I am a young veteran of 24. I have the sense...
    LonelyStar LonelyStar
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Sep 18, 2008

    Is Kim Davis and her husband the new 'American

    Gothic?'Or are these the people who's house you definitely don't want your kids to trick or treat at?I think I saw her husband in a movie where he was carrying a chainsaw.
    proudsocialist proudsocialist
    56-60, M
    1 Response Sep 20, 2015

    Shillary Clinton - disemboweled.

    https://youtu.be/PBU6ug3TLX4
    LordSathanus LordSathanus
    18-21, M
    1 Response Mar 17

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?

    v=S0COjZP0DKoTrump came out and said that Muslims hate us and he was asked if all Muslims hate us.   His response was that a LOT of Muslims hate us.Now hold on - is what Trump said actually justified?  Mass Muslim reaction to the killing of Bin Laden sure confirms...
    pdqsailor1 pdqsailor1
    51-55, M
    5 Responses Mar 25

    (Within Minutes of the Paris Attack)And the

    winner of ‘First To Blame Obama Award’ goes too?Congratulations to RedShiftSpectrum for being the winner of the ‘First To Blame Obama Award.’ As we all know Obama is to blame for the attack in Paris. This coming from the same people who said he had no...
    proudsocialist proudsocialist
    56-60, M
    2 Responses Nov 13, 2015

    At times I envision my state of Minnesota,

    and much of the Northwest, leaving the USA, and joining Canada. Minus Quebec. I say that because I find we Sodas have more in common with our neighbor to the north, Ontario, then we do most of those to the South. Not only are our beliefs, but our lifestyle, and standard of...
    proudsocialist proudsocialist
    56-60, M
    1 Response Mar 8

    Presidential election years get a lot of media

    coverage, generate a lot of excitement, and many go out and vote. Then in 2 years, come mid term elections, much less media attention, and voter turnaround is low. Younger voters, minority populations don't turn up in big numbers. Who steps out to vote? Largely older...
    jimisback jimisback
    26-30, M
    1 Response Feb 25

    pdqsailor1 pdqsailor1
    51-55, M
    Mar 17

    Goldman Sachs gave Hillary 675,

    000 dollars for a speech and people don't find it suspicious. what...do you guy think they paid her that much because they're super interested in her position on abortion or something like that? We are just giving up our liberties, people.
    SNOWD0N SNOWD0N
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Mar 1

    Vladimir Putin on dealing with Islam No

    wonder he was selected by Forbes as the most powerful person in the world! This is one time our elected leaders should pay attention to the advice of Vladimir Putin. I would suggest that not only our leaders but every citizen of Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, the UK...
    perseverer perseverer
    56-60, F
    3 Responses Jun 24, 2014

    It's easy to criticize

    and hard to find the truth. Don't settle for easy. Settle when things are settled.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Feb 21

    pdqsailor1 pdqsailor1
    51-55, M
    Mar 17

    If you don't vote, I don't want to hear about

    how the government won't fix the bumps on highways and how you hate the president/ prime minister. It's really easy to say "my vote won't matter! I'm just one person!" But when thousands of individuals shade that mentality, then no, your collective votes WILL MATTER.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jan 9

    It is absolutely ASTONISHING,

    how most Americans on EP have NO IDEA what they're talking about when it comes to politics. I certainly don't know everything, not even close, and I'm always willing to correct myself and learn more -- but when I see people say that the Democratic Party in the U.S. is socialist...
    Boulier Boulier
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Dec 4, 2015

    pdqsailor1 pdqsailor1
    51-55, M
    Mar 17

    For all you guys (that includes men hiding

    behind female profiles) that accuse me of being communist, let me make this perfectly clear.I'm not the one with a bust of Lenin on his desk; that's Rupert Murdoch. I'm not the one who played at Joseph Stalin's feet; that would be the Koch brothers. I'm not the one whom was...
    proudsocialist proudsocialist
    56-60, M
    1 Response Mar 7

    I wouldn't say I like it

    but whatever, why are people in America acting like voting for a president matters, democrat or republican they are all the same they just want to get their pay checks from their big corporate f*cks, they don't give a flying **** about the country but somehow people don't...
    DannibalLecter99 DannibalLecter99
    16-17, M
    1 Response Jul 9, 2015

    I live only a block away from the Minnesota

    Governor's mansion.  Several weeks ago, there was a demonstration against Planned Parenthood taking place there.  We hear a lot about Black Lives Matter blocking traffic, but not much when Repugnuts do the same.  These folks blocked traffic on Summit Avenue, St...
    proudsocialist proudsocialist
    56-60, M
    5 Responses Nov 27, 2015

    pdqsailor1 pdqsailor1
    51-55, M
    Mar 17

    Welcome to America. Where we don't take care of

    our own and give jobs to people outside the country. Whether it's exporting the jobs to another country or actually doing what Toys R Us did and paying for them to come here. Nothing against Toys R Us I am sure they are not alone but that is what is happening while the political...
    IcedJuice IcedJuice
    31-35, M
    1 Response Mar 7

    Donald Trump talks about how he wants to deal

    with ISIS and other barbarians to the point that he wants to change the laws to permit very harsh treatment of these people. He has a VERY VALID point - barbarians only fear barbaric behaviour themselves. When they think they can act with impunity and no consequences in a...
    pdqsailor1 pdqsailor1
    51-55, M
    3 Responses Mar 7

    Things may get very desperate

    for men who support Donald Trump. Vote Trump, Get Dumped' Movement Aims to Hit Trump Where it Hurts by ALEXANDRA JAFFE SHARE Donald Trump's support has only grown in the face of near-constant controversy, jaw-dropping gaffes and unrestrained displays of violence and racism...
    pdqsailor1 pdqsailor1
    51-55, M
    Mar 25

    In the context of a campaign

    that could produce a mandate for a Democratic successor, Hillary Clinton, Obama is saying to Republican senators: take what I am offering in Merrick Garland or you may rue the day you had the opportunity to accept him and lost it.
    pdqsailor1 pdqsailor1
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Mar 17

    So the Simpsons predicted Trump would become

    president over 15 years ago. Scary huh?
    proudsocialist proudsocialist
    56-60, M
    2 Responses Mar 19

    This has happened to me a few times now,

    when ever a Obama supporter post how great he(Obama) is, and I post an opposing position with facts from the labor board etc. even when done civilly and respectfully the Obama supporter calls me a name like liar, than bans me... This seems to be the way democrats debate, they...
    joeske joeske
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Oct 17, 2014

    pdqsailor1 pdqsailor1
    51-55, M
    1 Response Mar 17

    Here is another that kind of wraps up my

    feelings about Trump Raccoon's in your basement! An interesting analogy You've been on vacation for two weeks, you come home, and your basement is infested with raccoon's. Hundreds of rabid, messy, mean raccoon's have overtaken your basement. You want them gone...
    lov2smile lov2smile
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Apr 3

    Why are right wingers typically impervious to

    evidence? There has to be a scientific reason behind this.
    SNOWD0N SNOWD0N
    18-21, M
    1 Response Mar 2

    I Like Politics So Much

    I want to become a great politician and represent my country in united nations, actually my dream is to become the president of Pakistan, This is not just a dream but I am trying to convert it in reality, I am doing many things to make my dream come true, I am the member of Youth...
    friendsseeker friendsseeker
    18-21, M
    4 Responses Dec 28, 2012

    pdqsailor1 pdqsailor1
    51-55, M
    Mar 17

    Does anyone who says they are voting

    for Burnie sanders actually know anything about him?...
    haileyx3 haileyx3
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Feb 27

    Felipe Calderon; Can you believe the balls on

    this guy. This former president of Mexico says that they won't pay for building a wall between the US and Mexico like some of the GOP candidates propose.How dare he! Maybe we should consider going to war with Mexico, after were done fighting wars with Iraq, Afghanistan , Russia...
    proudsocialist proudsocialist
    56-60, M
    2 Responses Feb 8

    Well to be honest, I hate politics.

    When I speak of it, my body shakes, and my stomach turns over. I'm almost neurotic, and I become forceful. Because of wanting so hard to be listened to, and over all misconception, and stereotypes. Usually, people who do, tend to agree. Some are too hard to one side and start...
    ArriannaKatsumi ArriannaKatsumi
    18-21, F
    Mar 7
    proudsocialist proudsocialist
    56-60, M
    1 Response Sep 28, 2015

    Liberal literally means being in favor of

    progress/reform & not bigoted. If you think this is a devious philosophy then you are probably pathetic. Conservatism by definition is being in favor of staying the same, limiting change, and preserving archaic traditions. Is this a viable philosophy for living in an ever...
    LordSathanus LordSathanus
    18-21, M
    5 Responses Jul 23, 2015

    one flew out of the cuckoos nest.

    .. Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) drops out after a humiliatingly HUUUUUGE loss to Donald Trump (R-NY) in Rubio's home state of Florida.
    andrewjacob220 andrewjacob220
    26-30, M
    3 Responses Mar 16

    Okay so a lot of people are upset about the

    United States trying to have free community college because someone has to pay for it and they don't want to. Too bad there isn’t an entire section of our society with a lot of money that doesn’t pay their fair share anyway. If only we had a population of people that make...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses May 12, 2015

    Another toddler guns down his mommy with her

    gun. But unlike, just a few months ago, the shooting didn't happen in a Walmart.https://cosmofunnel.com/poems/walmart-wail-60621Worse yet, the woman was shot by her 4 year old son, while she was driving on a busy freeway.Jamie Gilt, Facebook gun activist and gun model, was shot...
    proudsocialist proudsocialist
    56-60, M
    1 Response Mar 10

    Proudsocialist predictions

    for the next few years.There will be several assassination attempts on candidates by right wing zealots.There will be a shooting spree at a campaign event.Hillary and Bill Clinton’s marriage will be defined as a cuckquean relationship.Rush Limbaugh will be outed as gay...
    proudsocialist proudsocialist
    56-60, M
    2 Responses Aug 9, 2015

    pdqsailor1 pdqsailor1
    51-55, M
    Mar 17

    The GOP’s KKK Wall of Shame!

    1. Mayor Paul D. Fraim of Norfolk, Virginia2. Sen. John Cornyn of Texas next to his close protégé Ted Cruz3. Mayor Jim Gray of Lexington, Kentucky4. Mayor Madeline Rogero of Knoxville, Tennessee5. Sen. Dan Coats of Indiana6. Sen. Johnny Isakson of Georgia7. Mayor...
    proudsocialist proudsocialist
    56-60, M
    3 Responses Nov 2, 2015
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