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(1,706 posts)
Sun Jan 19, 2020, 12:58 PM Jan 2020

The president's base seems to think destroying our democracy is funny, entertaining.

they are enjoying watching a reality show, they are living a reality show
unfortunately real lives will suffer.
The elites are the people with education that are trying to make our world livable and all they get is abuse from "THE BASE".

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(32,270 posts)
14. they are unaware of those details... probably more focused on demographics, civil rights, women's ri
Sun Jan 19, 2020, 04:23 PM
Jan 2020



(8,836 posts)
10. Except...with a fascist dictatorship!
Sun Jan 19, 2020, 03:23 PM
Jan 2020

They hate and ignore the Constitution when it doesn't serve their self interests.


(82,383 posts)
13. And it's pathetic they think they will be the ones
Sun Jan 19, 2020, 03:46 PM
Jan 2020

to run things, to be free to run roughshod over everybody else.



(9,263 posts)
4. who's stacking the courts? Trashing govt rules and regulations? They are winning and have good
Sun Jan 19, 2020, 01:26 PM
Jan 2020

reason to be laughing at the rest of us.


(37,024 posts)
5. In high school history class
Sun Jan 19, 2020, 01:43 PM
Jan 2020

we were watching a film with a section on WWI. American Soldiers are climbing out of the trench to attack. One man relaxes and slides back down into the trench. The class laughed. After it was over, the Teacher (who had stormed the beach in Normandy) told us that the Soldier in the film had been shot in the forehead.

Destroying Democracy is funny if you have no idea what it is.


(5,302 posts)
8. From Matthew Miller at MSNBC,..
Sun Jan 19, 2020, 03:18 PM
Jan 2020

And many others who have seen the same things happening:

"If you've ever wondered what you would have done in 1930s Germany or during the civil rights movement, congratulations: you're doing it now."

I think we need to suspend Godwin's Law temporarily.


(117,646 posts)
12. They are the ones on opioids, drinking and dying by suicide are they not?
Sun Jan 19, 2020, 03:37 PM
Jan 2020

Seems to be becoming a democrat is a fate worse than death for them.

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