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Old 08.02.2020, 12:42 PM   #9021
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Surely they don't agree with delaying the election?

100% disagree......FIRST Tuesday in November!!!

Stand in line with your mask on and cast your vote!!!

Nevada shenanigans

“Gov. Sisolak and the NV Dems called a special session with no public present and inside 24 hours are ramming through mail-in balloting and ballot harvesting. They are massively altering our election 97 days out entirely without the SecState. They are working to steal our election“
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Old 08.02.2020, 12:55 PM   #9022
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Nevada shenanigans

“Gov. Sisolak and the NV Dems called a special session with no public present and inside 24 hours are ramming through mail-in balloting and ballot harvesting. They are massively altering our election 97 days out entirely without the SecState. They are working to steal our election“

Wanted an example, douchebag? There's your example. Quoting from the co-chair of Trump's campaign in Nevada, spewing bullshit. Now it's your duty to show me the respective fact-checking, imbecile.
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Old 08.02.2020, 02:07 PM   #9023
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There's your example. Quoting from the co-chair of Trump's campaign in Nevada, spewing bullshit. Now it's your duty to show me the respective fact-checking

The former Attorney General of Nevada’s first statement:

“Gov. Sisolak and the NV Dems called a special session with no public present and inside 24 hours are ramming through mail-in balloting and ballot harvesting.”

According to the Reno Gazette Journal:
Gov. Steve Sisolak issued a formal proclamation Thursday to call the Nevada Legislature into its second special session beginning at 9 a.m. Friday, July 31.

In the proclamation, the following policy items are included for consideration:

Ensuring Nevadans can exercise their fundamental right to vote in a way that does not dangerously expose them to increased risk of COVID-19 infection


“They’ve got to address the liability issue, because the lawsuits have already started, Lokken added. “And the November election. … I think they’ll definitely want to push the mail-in (ballot) issue.”

Mail-in ballot issue
”Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske has long signaled her intention to return to in-person voting after COVID forced officials to hold the state’s first vote-by-mail primary election in June.

Nevada’s lone Republican statewide officeholder on Friday confirmed she was sticking to that plan despite a statewide spike in virus cases, explaining she would need a budget bump of up to $5 million to pay for a second all-mail election.”


Hard for me to prove what he was concerned about other than linking his tweet, but the facts were accurate!
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Old 08.02.2020, 02:24 PM   #9024
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The former Attorney General of Nevada’s first statement:

“Gov. Sisolak and the NV Dems called a special session with no public present and inside 24 hours are ramming through mail-in balloting and ballot harvesting.”

According to the Reno Gazette Journal:
Gov. Steve Sisolak issued a formal proclamation Thursday to call the Nevada Legislature into its second special session beginning at 9 a.m. Friday, July 31.

In the proclamation, the following policy items are included for consideration:


Ensuring Nevadans can exercise their fundamental right to vote in a way that does not dangerously expose them to increased risk of COVID-19 infection

“They’ve got to address the liability issue, because the lawsuits have already started, Lokken added. “And the November election. … I think they’ll definitely want to push the mail-in (ballot) issue.”

Mail-in ballot issue
”Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske has long signaled her intention to return to in-person voting after COVID forced officials to hold the state’s first vote-by-mail primary election in June.

Nevada’s lone Republican statewide officeholder on Friday confirmed she was sticking to that plan despite a statewide spike in virus cases, explaining she would need a budget bump of up to $5 million to pay for a second all-mail election.”


Hard for me to prove what he was concerned about other than linking his tweet, but the facts were accurate!

The former AG's colorful depiction of this as "ramming through" legislation is irrelevant; he can go get rammed in the ass for all I care. Here's the real point:

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In the proclamation, the following policy items are included for consideration:

Ensuring Nevadans can exercise their fundamental right to vote in a way that does not dangerously expose them to increased risk of COVID-19 infection.

WHY. IS. MAIL-IN BALLOT. WRONG? It is legal, it is extremely appropriate during this pandemic, and unless you can prove Nevada is expecting a few Jumbo-jets sent by Xi Jinping jam-packed with fake votes to favor Biden, you can go fuck a goat.
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WHY. IS. MAIL-IN BALLOT. WRONG

Mail-in ballots have always been an option to those who requested it due to being out of town or unable to get around.

Everyone is in favor of that! More importantly, the previous way of conducting the mail-in option didn’t require the Governor’s signature:

KOLO ABC Nevada
The bill originally introduced in the Nevada Assembly passed the Nevada Senate on Sunday. Voting was along party lines.

The bill, which allows ballots to be mailed to all active voters, goes to Gov. Steve Sisolak for approval.


Individuals who purchase a lottery ticket, they have the option to mail-in their winning ticket to the lottery commission......but who is foolish enough to trust the postal system with a million dollar winning lottery ticket???
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Old 08.02.2020, 02:53 PM   #9026
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Individuals who purchase a lottery ticket, they have the option to mail-in their winning ticket to the lottery commission......but who is foolish enough to trust the postal system with a million dollar winning lottery ticket???

Better than trust it on a chad. Christ on a STICK you're stupid. Bye-bye.
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Old 08.02.2020, 03:14 PM   #9027
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Old 08.03.2020, 05:43 AM   #9029
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That aged like milk didn't it.

I have no idea what you even mean by that. Neither the facts nor my opinion have changed since I posted that.
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Why are people quoting the daily mail?
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In an illegal late night coup, Nevada’s clubhouse Governor made it impossible for Republicans to win the state. Post Office could never handle the Traffic of Mail-In Votes without preparation. Using Covid to steal the state. See you in Court!

Reckon he was meant to keep the bit about republicans not winning the state quiet? Oh Trump...
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Old 08.03.2020, 08:10 PM   #9032
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Individuals who purchase a lottery ticket, they have the option to mail-in their winning ticket to the lottery commission......but who is foolish enough to trust the postal system with a million dollar winning lottery ticket???

I forgot to mention that those winning lottery tickets must be signed before redemption can occur......speaking of signatures: Why the Botched N.Y.C. Primary Has Become the November Nightmare

Ari Fletcher tweet
“An absentee ballot without a signature is not a “minor error”. It is a ballot that must be rejected. If ballots sent in lack signatures, there is no way to match them against voter rolls to be sure the ballot is genuine. Signatures matter. Postmarks too.”
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If USPS can deliver your Amazon shit overnight, it can do the same with ballots. Fuck it, let's put Darth Bezos in charge of this operation: everything will arrive on time, there will be a huge turnout (AS THERE SHOULD BE - sorry not sorry, GOP), all votes will be counted by Tuesday evening and then we'll know what's what, muthafuckaaas...

 
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Trump doubles down on well-wishes for alleged sex trafficker Ghislaine Maxwell

The president’s remarks come after he drew criticism for his initial reaction to the arrest of Jeffrey Epstein’s longtime companion.

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wow... just wow....

I just wanted to hear the curb theme tune before the interview starts. Certainly wouldn't have been out of place.
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Just finished watching. Guhhhhhhh.....dude just strokin’ his egowhile hijacking the interview. I honestly don’t know how people believe he was/is able to lead a country.
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Some legit just wanted a non politician POTUS
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"I voted for him because he wasn't a politician" was one of the top answers when Trump voters were asked DUDE, WHAT IN ALL THAT IS FUCK WERE YOU THINKING.
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Trump’s name should live in infamy

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If there’s one thing we know about President Trump, it’s that he lies and he cheats. Endlessly. And shamelessly. But still, mostly, incompetently.

So it should have come as no surprise that Trump finally went where no U.S. president had ever gone before. In a tweet last week, he actually suggested that the country “Delay the Election.”

That trial balloon was a brazen effort to see if he can defraud his way into four more years in the White House. And why not try? After all, Trump has managed to swindle his way through life, on matters large and small, essential and trivial.

He paid someone to take the SAT for him, according to his niece Mary L. Trump. (He denies it.) A prominent sportswriter wrote an entire book, titled “Commander in Cheat: How Golf Explains Trump,” on how Trump cheats at golf — golf! — through such methods as throwing opponents’ balls into bunkers, miscounting strokes and even declaring himself the winner of tournaments he didn’t play in.

Trump posed as a nonexistent publicist, so he could lie about his wealth and plant stories about his supposed sexual exploits, including one with actress Carla Bruni, who denied a tryst and called Trump “obviously a lunatic.” And his life has been littered with myriad alleged financial cons, including Trump University, which resulted in a $25 million settlement, though no admission of wrongdoing, and his “charitable” foundation, which regulators ordered be shut down.

His presidency has been of a piece. By The Post’s count, more than 20,000 falsehoods in 3½ years, on subjects ranging from his inaugural crowd size to the coronavirus, from conversations with foreign leaders to forecasts of a hurricane track. The untruths have accelerated, from five a day in early 2017 to nearly two dozen daily this year and last. With the coronavirus, his untruths have finally brought him down: No, concern about the virus wasn’t a “hoax.” No, the disease won’t just “disappear,” “like a miracle.” No, we’re not in a crisis because we’ve done so much testing. No, Trump hasn’t done a “great job” fighting the virus, and no, we’re not on the verge of a “tremendous victory” over it.

So finally, Trump’s credibility, such as it ever was, is shot — and his poll numbers with it. He stands on the verge of electoral oblivion. He’s capable of no response other than his lifelong mainstays: shamelessly lying and trying to cheat. He tried once before, of course, to cheat in this election, by using presidential powers to try to extort Ukraine into propagating lies about his opponent — and was caught, although not punished.

Now he peddles a different lie: that somehow extensive “Mail-In Voting (not Absentee Voting, which is good)” would produce “the most INACCURATE & FRAUDULENT Election in history.” Hence the supposed need to “Delay the Election.”

All untrue, of course. Voting by mail has a long, venerable tradition in this country, most notably the election of 1864, when 150,000 Union soldiers sent in ballots that helped ensure President Abraham Lincoln’s reelection, the preservation of the union and the abolition of slavery. Mailed votes leave a paper trail that renders them less, not more, susceptible to fraud. The fraud is Trump’s: He’s lying so he can buy more time — or so he can delegitimize the vote and blame someone other than himself for his defeat.

But Trump is apparently too inept, ignorant, desperate or deluded — probably all four — to realize or care: His suggestion is absurd. The electoral calendar is set in stone, by law. Title 3 of the U.S. Code makes clear that the election must be held on Nov. 3, that members of the electoral college must meet and vote on Dec. 14, and that their votes must be counted before a joint session of the new Congress on Jan. 6 at 1 p.m. sharp. And the 20th Amendment provides that, no matter what, Trump’s current term ends at precisely noon on Jan. 20, and that if no president has been elected, another provision of Title 3 would confer the presidency’s powers on … the speaker of the House.

Even the worst of Trump’s enablers in Congress dismissed out of hand the idea of delaying the election. But Trump’s suggestion was more than just imbecilic. Steven G. Calabresi, a law professor who was a founder of the Federalist Society, a conservative lawyers’ group of which I’ve long been a member (and a member of its visiting board), nailed it: Trump’s suggestion was “fascistic.” It was the ploy of a would-be dictator, albeit an inept one.

Calabresi added that Trump should be impeached and removed for his tweet, and if Trump ever acted on it, and were there time, I’d agree. Trump should have been removed already twice over, for obstructing the Russia investigation and extorting Ukraine. His effort to sabotage a democratic system he swore to protect only confirms his unfitness for the job. But it’s too late for impeachment now.

Trump’s sanction must come at the polls, and beyond. For the sake of our constitutional republic, he must lose, and lose badly. Yet that should be just a start: We should only honor former presidents who uphold and sustain our nation’s enduring democratic values. There should be no schools, bridges or statues devoted to Trump. His name should live in infamy, and he should be remembered, if at all, for precisely what he was — not a president, but a blundering cheat.
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