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Tue Aug 9, 2016, 09:26 PM Aug 2016

Garry Kasparov Has A Few Words

You remember Kasparov, Russian chess champion, Putin dissenter, now in exile. He's paying attention to The Donald's comments, the current reference to 2nd amendment people. Here's a link to his current tweets:


Here's a small sample:

"Putin's followers often "joke" about opposition leaders being killed. Posters with crosshairs, etc. Then they are murdered and it's no joke."

Winter is coming. Wake up, America. From a man who's been there.

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Garry Kasparov Has A Few Words (Original Post) peggysue2 Aug 2016 OP
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Yes, He Has peggysue2 Aug 2016 #3


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3. Yes, He Has
Tue Aug 9, 2016, 10:31 PM
Aug 2016

Kasparov's book 'Winter Is Coming' is a stark reminder of what Putin's Russia has become. Particularly for those who disagree with Putin's formula for Russian renewal. Put's Trump's ardent Putin-love into a whole different perspective.

I'm officially creeped out by Trump's mindlessness and his need to work his supporters/followers into a lather. The man is dangerous. Period, full stop.

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