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GOP snowflakes are only crying about 'cancel culture' now because they can now longer use it as a weapon (like they themselves have done in the past) because they aren't a majority of the voters anymore (able to maintain power via voter suppression & gerrymandering).

 

 

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21 minutes ago, gurn said:

It was all about taking money from donors anyhow.

Take in hundreds of millions, spend 2-5 million on bs lawsuits so the hundred millions keep coming in.

Yep. The irony is, the clowns who were yelling "Stop the steal!" were getting ripped off by the same guy they were defending....

 

"A fool and his money....." :rolleyes:

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2 hours ago, RUPERTKBD said:

Yep. The irony is, the clowns who were yelling "Stop the steal!" were getting ripped off by the same guy they were defending....

 

"A fool and his money....." :rolleyes:

Same clowns probably will yell stop the steal chants at future Astros games.:P

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2 hours ago, NewbieCanuckFan said:

Same clowns probably will yell stop the steal chants at future Astros games.:P

If I was a fan of a rival team, I'd be banging garbage cans every time one of them is batting....

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I think I know what the topic of conversation is going to be over at Faux News for the next little while.....

 

Apparently, Biden's dog Major bit one of the security personnel and both he and their other dog Champ, have been sent back to Delaware.....Of course German Shepherds have a lot of black coloring, so he's obviously a member of ANTIFA.....

 

....and don't get me started about the "German" part....<_<

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26 minutes ago, RUPERTKBD said:

I think I know what the topic of conversation is going to be over at Faux News for the next little while.....

 

Apparently, Biden's dog Major bit one of the security personnel and both he and their other dog Champ, have been sent back to Delaware.....Of course German Shepherds have a lot of black coloring, so he's obviously a member of ANTIFA.....

 

....and don't get me started about the "German" part....<_<

That, or the next outrage in the "cancel culture" distraction.  Anything to distract from the fact the American Conservatives have little in public policy that anywhere near popular or pertinent with the average American.  Have those tax cuts paid for themselves yet????

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27 minutes ago, thedestroyerofworlds said:

That, or the next outrage in the "cancel culture" distraction.  Anything to distract from the fact the American Conservatives have little in public policy that anywhere near popular or pertinent with the average American.  Have those tax cuts paid for themselves yet????

The ironic thing about that is that both initiatives will cost almost exactly the same amount. The difference of course, is that the tax cut was targeted at the people who didn't need the money, while the Relief Bill targets the people that do.....

 

But hey, "Socialism"....amirite?:rolleyes:

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2 hours ago, RUPERTKBD said:

I think I know what the topic of conversation is going to be over at Faux News for the next little while.....

 

Apparently, Biden's dog Major bit one of the security personnel and both he and their other dog Champ, have been sent back to Delaware.....Of course German Shepherds have a lot of black coloring, so he's obviously a member of ANTIFA.....

 

....and don't get me started about the "German" part....<_<

First line of defence.... get on the bench Secret Service...

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Looks like the stimulus cheques will be going out soon.

 

Biden's name will not appear on 'memo line' on stimulus checks: White House

By Reuters Staff

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Joe Biden’s name will not appear on the memo line of stimulus checks that will be issued to most Americans following passage of his coronavirus aid bill, the White House said on Tuesday.

Then-President Donald Trump had asked that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) put his name on the first round of stimulus checks issued during the COVID-19 pandemic last year.

 

White House press secretary Jen Psaki said doing so was not a priority for Biden.

“The president will not appear on the line of the check,” she told reporters. “It will be signed by the career official. This is not about him. This is about the American people getting relief.”

 

Biden is expected to sign the $1.9 trillion aid bill as soon as this week after the House of Representatives takes up the bill on Wednesday. The chamber, which is controlled by Biden’s fellow Democrats, is expected to approve the bill along party lines.

Psaki said they are working to get $1,400 payments to most Americans included in the bill out as soon as possible. The first payments will go out this month to people who have direct deposit set up with the IRS, she said.

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See if you can guess which lying POS requested a Mail-In ballot for a Florida municipal election:

 

https://www.businessinsider.com/florida-man-donald-trump-requests-mail-in-ballot-palm-beach-2021-3

 

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Former president and Palm Beach resident Donald Trump is set to vote in local elections by mail after months of falsely claiming the civic process lead to mass voter fraud in the 2020 election.

And according to the Palm Beach Post, it's his third time requesting a mail-in ballot as a Palm Beach County voter.

Trump requested a mail-in ballot a week after the deadline in Palm Beach County, according to the report, meaning that he will have until 7 p.m. local time on Tuesday to turn in his ballot and cast his vote in the Palm Beach municipal elections.

The Post added that in the presidential primary in March 2020 as well as in the August primary, Trump voted by mail.

 

You can't make this stuff up folks....with Republicans all over the country spreading lies about election fraud and using those lies to enact laws that disenfranchise minority voters, the biggest liar of all is using the same voting method that they are all trying their damnedest to restrict....

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4 hours ago, 4petesake said:

Looks like the stimulus cheques will be going out soon.

 

Biden's name will not appear on 'memo line' on stimulus checks: White House

By Reuters Staff

2 MIN READ

 

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Joe Biden’s name will not appear on the memo line of stimulus checks that will be issued to most Americans following passage of his coronavirus aid bill, the White House said on Tuesday.

Then-President Donald Trump had asked that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) put his name on the first round of stimulus checks issued during the COVID-19 pandemic last year.

 

White House press secretary Jen Psaki said doing so was not a priority for Biden.

“The president will not appear on the line of the check,” she told reporters. “It will be signed by the career official. This is not about him. This is about the American people getting relief.”

 

Biden is expected to sign the $1.9 trillion aid bill as soon as this week after the House of Representatives takes up the bill on Wednesday. The chamber, which is controlled by Biden’s fellow Democrats, is expected to approve the bill along party lines.

Psaki said they are working to get $1,400 payments to most Americans included in the bill out as soon as possible. The first payments will go out this month to people who have direct deposit set up with the IRS, she said.

That so pissed of when that failure of a business man/president wanted to put his name on taxpayer money being given back to the taxpayer.

 

According to Nina Olson a former senior official  in the internal revenue service " it's absolutely unprecedented"

Taxes are supposed to be non political it's that simple".

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So, I just come up with the answer to the Republicans voting against the 1.9 trillion

 

We know this Bill will pass with only Democrats putting name to the affirmative vote

 

I propose that all states must have their senators sign for the stimulus package before getting it

 

Meaning they would actually have their names to accepting the money

 

Not quite a vote for, but they would have to admit they wanted it.

 

I wonder how many states would not sign it? It would certainly cause problems in those states.

 

Of course Bidden would not do that, but darn, I would love to see it happen.

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6 hours ago, janisahockeynut said:

So, I just come up with the answer to the Republicans voting against the 1.9 trillion

 

We know this Bill will pass with only Democrats putting name to the affirmative vote

 

I propose that all states must have their senators sign for the stimulus package before getting it

 

Meaning they would actually have their names to accepting the money

 

Not quite a vote for, but they would have to admit they wanted it.

 

I wonder how many states would not sign it? It would certainly cause problems in those states.

 

Of course Bidden would not do that, but darn, I would love to see it happen.

Yep. And the amount drops in proportion to the population of the states that opt out.....

 

All 50 Republican senators decline and the number is now closer to 1 Trillion.....they go back to their constituents and tell them how they "stood against Socialism"....everybody in those states dons their red MAGA dunce caps and wave American flags while shouting USA! USA!

 

Everybody wins....except of course for the millions of people in Red states who desperately need the benefits of the Relief Bill. But a small price to pay for "Freedom!", amirite?

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34 minutes ago, RUPERTKBD said:

Yep. And the amount drops in proportion to the population of the states that opt out.....

 

All 50 Republican senators decline and the number is now closer to 1 Trillion.....they go back to their constituents and tell them how they "stood against Socialism"....everybody in those states dons their red MAGA dunce caps and wave American flags while shouting USA! USA!

 

Everybody wins....except of course for the millions of people in Red states who desperately need the benefits of the Relief Bill. But a small price to pay for "Freedom!", amirite?

Or keep it at $1.9T, but the money from drop out States gets distributed among those who accept it. Might see the stimulus cheques get to $2000 that way. Heck, could get pretty close to $3000 for every Blue State citizen, if none of the Republicans accepted the money.

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1 hour ago, SID.IS.SID.ME.IS.ME said:

Or keep it at $1.9T, but the money from drop out States gets distributed among those who accept it. Might see the stimulus cheques get to $2000 that way. Heck, could get pretty close to $3000 for every Blue State citizen, if none of the Republicans accepted the money.

For sure.

 

The reason I proposed lowering for opt out states is so that GOP Governor's can tell their constituents that they "saved taxpayer money". Otherwise, there's zero incentive....

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It would be nice if she would just not open her mouth at all.

 

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene refers to Guam as a foreign country that doesn't deserve aid

After a member of the U.S. House of Representatives referred to Guam as a foreign country that doesn't deserve aid, Adelup stated it can send along some educational reading. 

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, a Republican representative for Georgia's 14th congressional district, included Guam when listing foreign nations that receive American tax dollars, the American Independent reported. 

 

"We believe our hard-earned tax dollars should just go for America, not for what? China, Russia, Middle East, Guam, whatever, wherever," Greene said during the recent Conservative Political Action Conference 2021 in Florida. 

Krystal Paco-San Agustin, Adelup spokesperson, responded: "We would be more than happy to send Rep. Greene's office a copy of Destiny's Landfall: A History of Guam."  

 

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