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  #2462203 15-Apr-2020 22:45
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Paul1977:

EDIT 2: A fair headline might be "Early Border Closures Bought US Precious Time, Which Was Then Squandered by Administrations Subsequent Inaction"

 

 

Just don't ask him about it, look at what he did to that CNBC(?) reporter who asked "what did you do in February with all the time you bought us?".

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  #2462205 15-Apr-2020 22:47
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EDIT 2: A fair headline might be "Early Border Closures Bought US Precious Time, Which Was Then Squandered by Administrations Subsequent Inaction"

 

 

The doofus had a busy month:

 


 
 
 
 


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  #2462212 15-Apr-2020 23:07
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Defining presidential quotes from various eras:

 

 

"We have nothing to fear but fear itself" - Franklin D.Roosevelt

 

"It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit" - Harry S.Truman

 

"The buck stops here" - Harry S.Truman, also Jimmy Carter

 

"Ask not what your country can do for you – ask what you can do for your country" - JFK

 

"I don't take responsibility at all" - Donald J.Trump

 


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  #2462219 15-Apr-2020 23:23
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Breaking

 

BBC News - Trump halts funding to WHO

 

 

Short answer: EU initiates donor conference for vaccine development

 

In order to raise money worldwide for the development and production of a vaccine against Covid-19, the EU Commission is organizing an online donor conference on May 4th. This will help to close immediate funding gaps, said Commissioner Ursula von der Leyen. Together with EU Council President Charles Michel, she proposed such a conference at a video conference of the G20 countries at the end of March.





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  #2462227 16-Apr-2020 00:13
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Dear America, dear Liberty statue: https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/apr/15/donald-trumps-name-to-be-printed-on-covid-19-stimulus-cheques-report

 

 

 

Potus, you're as dead as a Dodo can be.

 

 

 

(This was my last post concerning a certified moron - except he disappears in November or starts a war before ...)





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  #2462231 16-Apr-2020 00:58
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Tinkerisk:

Short answer: EU initiates donor conference for vaccine development

 

 

Since the Twitter CEO has set the standard by putting aside $1B for Covid19, maybe an adult could step in and fund the WHO for the amount the toddler-in-chief has withheld, Bezos or Zuckerberg could easily do it.

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  #2462253 16-Apr-2020 08:10
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What I find interesting about this cartoon is it's source: it's from Alabama.

Alabama is the most conservative state in the US. Real "Bible thumpers." In Alabama, it's often said "Thank God for Mississippi.... because it's the only state that keeps Alabama from being on the bottom of lists."

The corona virus is hitting the African American hardest. Alabama is 26.2% African American. In Louisiana, where 32 percent of the population is African American, that group accounted for 70 percent of COVID-19-related deaths. In Michigan, 40 percent of those who died were African American even though the group accounts for 13 percent of the population statewide.

Perhaps it means Trump will have a tougher time for a reelection in states with large African American population, even if they're heavily conservative.

Contrary to what Trump tells his supporters, I'm not "rooting for the virus." Only a psychopath would.

Psychopaths would be happy about their TV ratings during a mass die off of the people they're supposed to be protecting.


 
 
 
 


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  #2463281 16-Apr-2020 09:56
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NATIONAL ARCHIVES REPORT ATTEMPT TO ALTER THE U.S. CONSTITUTION WITH A SHARPIE. 

 

WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)—An unknown person attempted to scrawl the words “TOTAL AUTHORITY” on the United States Constitution with a Sharpie, the National Archives reported on Tuesday.

 

A security guard spotted the attempted vandalism on Tuesday morning, when he noticed “something weird” on the glass case protecting the priceless historical document.

 

“Someone had written the words in big block letters,” the security guard said. “Plus, both ‘total’ and ‘authority’ were misspelled.”

 

“It looked like the work of a small child, but there were no school groups here because of the coronavirus and whatnot,” he added. “So it’s a real mystery.”

 

Harland Dorrinson, a spokesperson for the National Archives, said that, even though the Constitution was unharmed, the Police are launching a “full investigation” to find the lunatic who attempted to deface the document.

 

“Somewhere in Washington, there’s a person on the loose who obviously hates the wording of our Constitution and probably, our legal system.” he said. "They need to be stopped before they shift their focus to crimes against the American people."





'Ask not what you can do for your country: ask what you can do for me'. Donald J.Trump. US President 2016 - 2020.

 

 

 

 


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  #2463322 16-Apr-2020 11:32
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  #2463413 16-Apr-2020 13:58
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Tinkerisk:

 

Dear America, dear Liberty statue: https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/apr/15/donald-trumps-name-to-be-printed-on-covid-19-stimulus-cheques-report

 

 

 

Potus, you're as dead as a Dodo can be.

 

 

 

(This was my last post concerning a certified moron - except he disappears in November or starts a war before ...)

 

 

 

 

So in the USA the fed are giving everyone a $1200 cheque but have delay the sending of them so they could put Trumps name on them.

 

So there is now a new currency name

 

The Irish have the Punt

 

The USA now has the "Cheque Using Name Trump"

 

Somehow, it seems appropriate.


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  #2463616 16-Apr-2020 17:02
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Scary to see how effective the Trump/Fox disinformation machine is. Slashspot was, as of a few hours ago, so US daytime, wall-to-wall with Trump monkeys shouting how everything was China's fault, via the WHO which apparently is controlled entirely by China. Everyone who said otherwise was modded or shouted down.

 

 

Be interesting to see how things change when non-US daytime hours roll around.

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  #2463650 16-Apr-2020 17:20
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"Brave Patriots" in Lansing Michigan, protesting the stay at home order.  A real president might be able to deal with these situations - but all they've got is an orange doofus surrounded by neo-nazis, incompetent fools, and grifters:

 


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  #2463653 16-Apr-2020 17:22
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@Fred99:

 

"Brave Patriots" in Lansing Michigan, protesting the stay at home order.  A real president might be able to deal with these situations - but all they've got is an orange doofus surrounded by neo-nazis, incompetent fools, and grifters:

 

 

Funny how they want to reopen things but there's a couple in there with masks... They want open but they are afraid of it.





 

 

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  #2463654 16-Apr-2020 17:23
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neb: Scary to see how effective the Trump/Fox disinformation machine is. Slashspot was, as of a few hours ago, so US daytime, wall-to-wall with Trump monkeys shouting how everything was China's fault, via the WHO which apparently is controlled entirely by China. Everyone who said otherwise was modded or shouted down. Be interesting to see how things change when non-US daytime hours roll around.

 

100%.

 

Posted below a tweet from Bill Gates, where he's 100% correct.
Read the replies - and weep for America:

 


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  #2463655 16-Apr-2020 17:27
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Fred99:

Posted below a tweet from Bill Gates, where he's 100% correct.
Read the replies - and weep for America:

 

 

 

Direct link to the replies.

 

 

I know this is invoking Poe's law, "without a clear indicator of the author's intent, it is impossible to create a parody of extreme views so obviously exaggerated that it cannot be mistaken by some readers for a sincere expression of the views being parodied", but are those real or trolls?

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