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Sun Dec 13, 2020, 09:29 AM

Trump unleashes an army of sore losers

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Source: Politico

It’s been five weeks since the election, and he still hasn’t conceded. Alleging massive voter fraud, he’s demanded an audit of votes in populous Democratic strongholds. On Thursday, he sued the secretary of state.

We’re talking here about Loren Culp, the unsuccessful Republican nominee for governor in Washington state, where he lost by more than 13 percentage points on Nov. 3. Like Donald Trump, Culp insists he’s the victim of a rigged election.

Trump, it seems, isn’t the only dead-ender holding out more than a month after the election, refusing to acknowledge defeat. Even as Trump lost again in court on Friday, with the Supreme Court rejecting a long-shot effort to overturn the election, he remains a lodestar for denialists of the GOP.

In California, a Republican congressional candidate trounced in Democratic-heavy Los Angeles is still refusing to concede — while simultaneously announcing he’s running for governor. In Maryland, a congressional candidate beaten by more than 40 percentage points is still complaining about “irregularities” in her election. And in Tennessee, a House candidate defeated by more than 57 percentage points has reached out to the ubiquitous pro-Trump lawyer Sidney Powell to air her grievances about an election that no Republican had any chance of winning — but that she’s convinced she did.

Read more: https://www.politico.com/news/2020/12/13/trump-2020-election-gop-444682

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Roisin Ni Fiachra Dec 2020 OP
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Response to Roisin Ni Fiachra (Original post)

Sun Dec 13, 2020, 09:47 AM

1. At 2:13

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Response to Roisin Ni Fiachra (Original post)

Sun Dec 13, 2020, 10:03 AM

2. That dead horse you're beating is starting to smell really bad, Donnie.

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Response to Roisin Ni Fiachra (Original post)

Sun Dec 13, 2020, 10:15 AM

3. So, uh... One of them has a interesting name. It's John Paul...

Moran.

The jokes, they write themselves.

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Response to Roisin Ni Fiachra (Original post)

Sun Dec 13, 2020, 01:17 PM

4. Extra points for the headline.

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Sun Dec 13, 2020, 02:16 PM

5. Locking

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