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It's lucrative being an anti-black black person

Always getting trotted out to defend the racists and make them feel good about their racism, and when you get called out for it, then call the people who are calling you out racist.

Edit - and these are the same people that claim that black people always want to talk about race, but the only time they get airtime is to talk about race
Posted by USAFRetired_Liberal | Wed Apr 28, 2021, 11:03 PM (22 replies)

Who was that lady in red

Speaking to a Biden and then handed him her business card...looked like she was on the Republican side of the aisle
Posted by USAFRetired_Liberal | Wed Apr 28, 2021, 10:23 PM (2 replies)

Does Colorado getting an extra House seat make Boebert safer

Unlike Greene, Boebertís current district isnít really that right wing and is only R+6....so even though she acts like Green those antics could cost her, but now that Colorado is getting an extra house seat I wonder if that means her district will get redder
Posted by USAFRetired_Liberal | Wed Apr 28, 2021, 09:38 PM (3 replies)

Montana's new congressional district

I donít think itís going to be solid Republican like I thought...after reading this article from December where they have a 5 person commission of 2 Democrats and 2 Republicans, with a chairperson appointed by the stateís Supreme Court I see an actual fair district being drawn

Posted by USAFRetired_Liberal | Wed Apr 28, 2021, 04:57 PM (2 replies)

Yes, sometimes I am critical of the Democratic Party tactics

Itís because I am tired of getting beat by Republicans (and I am not just talking about elections...itís bigger than just that)...Hell, even when we win elections, itís seems like things are on their terms...For the last 30 years (maybe longer) Republicans have lied, cheated, manipulated, backstabbed, and more without any consequences, but we Democrats are held to higher standard, not only by the media, but by ourselves...and the Republicans know that and have built that into their constant terrible behavior...itís like they know we wonít stop them or match their behavior....and itís always us that have to moderate or compromise...for the last 30 years we have been playing two different games....we have been playing checkers by the rules, and they have been been playing chess and cheating.
Posted by USAFRetired_Liberal | Tue Apr 27, 2021, 02:25 PM (19 replies)

WTF Oregon Democrats!

This excerpt shows the difference between Democrats and Republicans and knowing how to play hardball

The reshuffling of the congressional map moved seats from blue states to red ones, giving Republicans a clear, immediate advantage. The party will have complete control of drawing the congressional maps in Texas, Florida and North Carolina ó states that are adding four seats.

In contrast, though Democrats control the process in Oregon, Democratic lawmakers there have agreed to give Republicans an equal say in redistricting in exchange for a commitment to stop blocking bills.


Posted by USAFRetired_Liberal | Tue Apr 27, 2021, 07:58 AM (15 replies)

California's lost congressional district

It would be nice if it was either McCarthyís, Nunes, or Issaís district and a combination of the three would have to run against each other in 2022....and I am all for independent commissions to draw congressional lines, but things like this puts Democrats at a disadvantage when our largest blue state has a commission, but the Republicans two largest red states donít....we are playing by two different rules
Posted by USAFRetired_Liberal | Mon Apr 26, 2021, 06:36 PM (0 replies)

The census and congressional seats aren't that bad for democrats

I think people are expecting doom for Democrats based on the states that gained seats and those who lost...to me it looks like a wash when you look at the states and numbers
Yes, the two going to Texas, the one going to Florida, the one going to North Carolina and one to Montana (really?..Montana was a gain) will be 5 Republican seats, but Colorado and Oregonís will be 2 Democratic seats more than likely....but I also think that the 7 states that lost a seat will come from a Republican district....just because Cali, NY, and IL are blue states doesnít mean that they donít have Republican disctricts...so I see +2 for Dems and a -2 for Republicans when itís all said and done

Posted by USAFRetired_Liberal | Mon Apr 26, 2021, 04:10 PM (2 replies)

Conservatives wanted a not guilty verdict for this reason

A lot of them crying about the verdict....I think the main reason they wanted a not guilty verdict is that they wanted to see riots across the country so they could say things like ďthis is Bidenís AmericaĒ, ďANTIFA! BadĒ, ďBLM Bad!Ē....etc
Posted by USAFRetired_Liberal | Wed Apr 21, 2021, 09:23 AM (40 replies)

So I see the usual suspects trending on Twitter

I am not going to type their names because I refuse to give them the relevance they seek, nor will I click on their hashtag...if you follow politics, news, or social media you know then though....itís the same people who are always trending at times like these, the same right wing white males, or the ďI got off the Democrat plantationĒ black people.....saying or tweeting something controversial just to get attention....but unfortunately it works because their critics engage them and get up in arms of what they said....the best way for these people to go away is to just to ignore them
Posted by USAFRetired_Liberal | Tue Apr 20, 2021, 09:13 PM (3 replies)
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