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(23,670 posts)
2. Is Susie needing some attention?
Wed Jul 28, 2021, 05:52 PM
Jul 2021

To quote a jacket - I really don’t care (about Susan Sarandon), do you?



(15,325 posts)
3. She emerged from her Million $$$ NY Penthouse, between Mercedes commercials, ...
Wed Jul 28, 2021, 05:54 PM
Jul 2021

...just to yell at AOC from her megaphone.

Wow. Now that's activism for the poor people right there!!



(15,325 posts)
4. Were her Red Rose bffs, Ryan Grimm & Walter Bragman nearby to escort her from her priviledged perch?
Wed Jul 28, 2021, 05:59 PM
Jul 2021



(63,862 posts)
5. While High Profile...
Wed Jul 28, 2021, 06:00 PM
Jul 2021

...AOC is still pretty much a newbie.
Who would think in this short time she would have the clout to drive legislation to fulfill her wish list?
That's stupid to expect it.
As long as she's advocating for it, what's Sarandon's problem?


(24,870 posts)
6. "Please show us we were right to believe that you were owned by nobody but your constituents."
Wed Jul 28, 2021, 06:19 PM
Jul 2021

Susan and people like her believe you only have to "fight" hard enough and things the people want will get done. The only reason they don't must be corruption, bribes. All dysfunction in government comes from money in politics. Bernie Sanders has said so for decades and Susan believes what he says:

"The point that I make over and over ... is the ideas that I talk about are ideas the American people want. They don't get it because you've got a Congress indebted to wealthy campaign contributors."

Mike Nelson

(9,823 posts)
8. Good grief...
Wed Jul 28, 2021, 06:21 PM
Jul 2021

... surely, Susan knows how government works! Protesting AOC... for not making Democrats and some Republicans more progressive? For not getting other congress persons into those states' positions? How, Susan?


(93,300 posts)
10. Perhaps she could become Nina Turner's Chief of Staff?
Wed Jul 28, 2021, 07:15 PM
Jul 2021

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She’s not spending her time doing movies…


(68,039 posts)
13. She is the one actor I avoid. When I think of the death and destruction of the Trump
Thu Jul 29, 2021, 05:45 AM
Jul 2021

presidency, I simply can't even stomach looking at her or hear any more of her lies.


(24,870 posts)
12. It's absurd that anyone still thinks Democratic politicians who receive donations from
Thu Jul 29, 2021, 03:28 AM
Jul 2021

those working for corporations, the financial industry, oil and gas industries, pharmaceutical companies (pretty much anybody with a job at a big company) are corrupt because they "take" money. This is such an old silly lie.

But taking money from a huge corporation is perfectly fine for Susan. No corruption as a political activist, don't be silly! The quid pro quo only applies to Democrats. Never ever give them the benefit of the doubt. Assume not having enough votes to do something progressive is because of corruption, money (her snarky tweet about AOC: "Please show us we were right to believe that you were owned by nobody but your constituents." ) "We" are pure, "They" are immoral and corrupt.

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