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riversedge

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Tue Apr 16, 2024, 10:02 PM Apr 16

"Am I the only one who thinks the 7 jurors chosen thus far sound totally in the tank for Trump? The guy from Puerto Rico [View all]

I really have not been listening to much of this jury selection but thought interesting.


Am I the only one who thinks the 7 jurors chosen thus far sound totally in the tank for Trump? The guy from Puerto Rico thinks Trump is "fascinating and mysterious" and the guy born in Ireland who has already been designated foreperson (how?) the same. The teacher says she thinks Trump "speaks his mind" and "that's what you want." This all sounds very MAGA.












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Let's hope not, but I don't discount anything anymore. Silent Type Apr 16 #1
Oh for god's sake Prairie Gates Apr 16 #2
K&R for, dread is my default UTUSN Apr 16 #3
If i remember correctly those quotes were general quotes from people who were not chosen Srkdqltr Apr 16 #4
Apparently they were two of the chosen ones... StarryNite Apr 16 #14
None of that sounds maga to me... Ohio Joe Apr 16 #15
not at all. Groundhawg Apr 16 #5
Hoping that if the jury pool itself is from Manhattan Marthe48 Apr 16 #6
Jeezle peezle. Did you think they'd sit a panel that was overtly hostile to TFG? marble falls Apr 16 #7
Yes. Many on the left seem as detached as many on the right. All Mixed Up Apr 16 #11
Oh, there is no doubt many do. TwilightZone Apr 16 #19
Who is Victoria Brownworth? Srkdqltr Apr 16 #8
If you are looking for someone completely uninformed, you might just find a MAGA PurgedVoter Apr 16 #9
Why in the hell would Prosecutors Cha Apr 16 #10
One of jurors responded that she watched both FOX and MSNBC... kentuck Apr 16 #12
when I was in Ireland few years ago Tree Lady Apr 16 #13
2 of the jurors are attorneys. IcyPeas Apr 16 #16
That's unusual rpannier Apr 17 #22
In New York the first juror selected is designated the foreperson, Ocelot II Apr 16 #17
Are We Sure This Source Is Credible? ChoppinBroccoli Apr 16 #18
Many news reports confirmed that a foreperson had been determined. TwilightZone Apr 16 #20
Yeah, I See Above That It's A New York Rule ChoppinBroccoli Apr 17 #21
The team is on it. Hope22 Apr 17 #23
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