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Tue Apr 7, 2020, 12:18 AM

12. Also shows we're much weaker in general than most like to think

Our election system is mostly an "in-person" affair impacted by things like weather, job issues (being on Tuesdays), political fuckery; voting machines easily hacked, and now yes, mass illness

The floating shit-show on the Roosevelt (god-awful treatment of the captain and crew aside) shows us to be unprepared to deal with disaster such as this. Imagine if we NEEDED to use that ship right now?

And all the other things that have been mentioned already, millions uninsured, lacking sick leave, living paycheck to paycheck, the already unconscionable situation with homelessness and mass incarceration and undocumented citizens--all going from merely awful to hair-on-fire awful in a situation like this.

As my spouse says, trump has tied America's hands and pulled down our pants in front of the world. They can all see how weak and humiliated we are. Putin must be polishing up his "employee of the year" award for you-know-who.

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