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Colin Powell passed away. And Trump needed to emote.

Donald Trump said:
Wonderful to see Colin Powell, who made big mistakes on Iraq and famously, so-called weapons of mass destruction, be treated in death so beautifully by the Fake News Media. Hope that happens to me someday. He was a classic RINO, if even that, always being the first to attack other Republicans. He made plenty of mistakes, but anyway, may he rest in peace!
Everything, including the deaths and passings of other people... always all about Trump.

And Donnie... you are going to be the first President that'll need a sewage treatment plant installed by your grave.
 

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I'm looking forward to the inevitable dancing in the streets, with the equally inevitable faux outrage from right-wingers.
 

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Love how Trump calls him out for attacking other Repubs. Jesus. If Trump was only smart enough to take Psych I, and could follow the readings on Freudian projection....But his "great and matchless wisdom" apparently shielded him from book learnin' his whole life, even when he went to Hogwarts (isn't that the name of it?)
 

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Donald Trump said:
Wonderful to see Colin Powell, who made big mistakes on Iraq and famously, so-called weapons of mass destruction, be treated in death so beautifully by the Fake News Media. Hope that happens to me someday. He was a classic RINO, if even that, always being the first to attack other Republicans. He made plenty of mistakes, but anyway, may he rest in peace!

I am having trouble parsing this one part: "and famously, so-called weapons of mass destruction" - is Trump implying that the Powell made a mistake in claiming that there were WMDs (which he did) or his Trump saying that there were WMDs and Powell missed finding them?
 

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is Trump implying that the Powell made a mistake in claiming that there were WMDs (which he did)
I think that's all Trump remembers of the brief he got when he asked how to declare a victory in Afghanistan and get a military victory parade.
Powell was one of the people in the administration held responsible for us being in Iraq, so he's held responsible.
 

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Now they say JFK Jr didn't come to the rally because he was going to be onstage with the Rolling Stones that night.

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So, let's see.
JFK, Jr. was a lifelong Democrat.
Two decades ago, he changed politics to conservative. Which i guess would give him a lot of clout in the conservative ranks.
But he feared retribution for doing so, so he faked his death... Dead people don't have ZERO clout, but apparently-dead people who are secretly-conservative have very little say. No conservative asks the dead publicly-Democrat figure for their support in a tight election fight. And his estate would have passed to someone else's hands. So he can't even donate money anonymously.

But NOW, he's got no reasons not to reveal that he's lied about being dead, lying about life-long Democrat status, possibly wanted by law enforcement for a few questions about the other people who died in that crash, and he wants to help Trump. Yeah, story checks out. A lying liar dead guy on the Trump team... Can't wait for the first reporter to ask who he voted for in 2020.
....as a dead guy.
 

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Zombie JFK Jr is a Republican deep state warrior.
 

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WTF are they talking about? Forbes has this article.

Apparently humane treatment of animals matters when Fauci's name is ever mentioned. Also, Fauci is apparently responsible for all lab testing on the planet. Jebus... these are the same people that get upset when you mentioned "humane" treatment of animals because they aren't humans. The game is up, the right-wing won. They'll say or do anything it seems to win.
 

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WTF are they talking about? Forbes has this article.

Apparently humane treatment of animals matters when Fauci's name is ever mentioned. Also, Fauci is apparently responsible for all lab testing on the planet. Jebus... these are the same people that get upset when you mentioned "humane" treatment of animals because they aren't humans. The game is up, the right-wing won. They'll say or do anything it seems to win.

Since right wingers want authoritarianism they project it on everything else, figuring that Fauci rules medical testing.
 

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Since right wingers want authoritarianism they project it on everything else, figuring that Fauci rules medical testing.
Not quite everything else. They let Trump say, "I take no responsibility" for the government running out to do his bidding.
 

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Since right wingers want authoritarianism they project it on everything else, figuring that Fauci rules medical testing.
Not quite everything else. They let Trump say, "I take no responsibility" for the government running out to do his bidding.
Raging hypocrisy is another defining characteristic.
 

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Qs be crazy.

Is QAnon still a thing?

Is psychosis real?

I'm just in denial I think about how far gone some Americans have become. I see a Twitter thing about QAnon followers waiting for the Kennedies to show up... and I think, well... all that other stuff they believed was nuts, but this has to be fake, as who would think either of them were still alive?!
article said:
The Dallas QAnon believers had become convinced the Kennedys would unveil themselves on Nov. 2 around 12:30 p.m. Central time, right around the hour of Kennedy’s assassination. But they then began to add on other dead celebrities, convinced that they, too, would appear, having faked their deaths to avoid the deep state.
The right and alt-right have broken the ability to determine who actually believes any particular thing. Were there actually hundreds of people that travelled thinking that this was actually going to happen. Gathered there, with great anticipation and joy?
 

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Qs be crazy.

Is QAnon still a thing?

Is psychosis real?

I'm just in denial I think about how far gone some Americans have become. I see a Twitter thing about QAnon followers waiting for the Kennedies to show up... and I think, well... all that other stuff they believed was nuts, but this has to be fake, as who would think either of them were still alive?!
article said:
The Dallas QAnon believers had become convinced the Kennedys would unveil themselves on Nov. 2 around 12:30 p.m. Central time, right around the hour of Kennedy’s assassination. But they then began to add on other dead celebrities, convinced that they, too, would appear, having faked their deaths to avoid the deep state.
The right and alt-right have broken the ability to determine who actually believes any particular thing. Were there actually hundreds of people that travelled thinking that this was actually going to happen. Gathered there, with great anticipation and joy?

It's not really that uncommon. It's bizarro material certainly but within the bounds of human capacity. I put it in the same category as religious pilgrimages. People go to these things believing these things really happened. They spend time, money and reputation engaging in a mild form of psychosis. Just because the psychosis is popular and has become normalized doesn't make it any less mildly psychotic.

Were there people in the dark ages who believed that this fake blood of a fake martyr really became liquid again because the priest said magic words and performed magic rituals? Damn straight they believed it. But I'll give you that today such behavior is less common owing to scientific curiosity. But it is still there and there are still lots of gullible, emotional people ready for another round of woo worship.
 

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What confuses me is that there is no pushback against this lunacy from the more mainstream Republicans. You know, the ones who show up at the Trump rallies but don't carry "Q" signs. Are they all this delusional now? Or do they just not notice or care that the dumbshits cheering next to them are embarrassingly nuts? I would be embarrassed to be seen cheering with loonytoons like this. Why aren't other Republicans?
 

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What confuses me is that there is no pushback against this lunacy from the more mainstream Republicans. You know, the ones who show up at the Trump rallies but don't carry "Q" signs. Are they all this delusional now? Or do they just not notice or care that the dumbshits cheering next to them are embarrassingly nuts? I would be embarrassed to be seen cheering with loonytoons like this. Why aren't other Republicans?
They have to bow to the golden, er, orange cow or they'll be cancelled.
 

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What confuses me is that there is no pushback against this lunacy from the more mainstream Republicans. You know, the ones who show up at the Trump rallies but don't carry "Q" signs. Are they all this delusional now? Or do they just not notice or care that the dumbshits cheering next to them are embarrassingly nuts? I would be embarrassed to be seen cheering with loonytoons like this. Why aren't other Republicans?

Cults. Must not question or they will be cast out as an unbeliever.
 

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What confuses me is that there is no pushback against this lunacy from the more mainstream Republicans. You know, the ones who show up at the Trump rallies but don't carry "Q" signs. Are they all this delusional now? Or do they just not notice or care that the dumbshits cheering next to them are embarrassingly nuts? I would be embarrassed to be seen cheering with loonytoons like this. Why aren't other Republicans?
They have to bow to the golden, er, orange cow or they'll be cancelled.
Possibly that. But I think it's more "The enemy of my enemy is my friend." For them the perceived larger threat to the group identity are liberals and democrats, not lunatic Q idiots. It's just like religion. Some christians hate other christians, just like some muslims hate other muslims. But christians distrust muslims more than they distrust other christians, Same for fellow muslims distrusting christians more. It's pretty much all about fear and group identity.
 

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Qs be crazy.

Is QAnon still a thing?

Is psychosis real?

I'm just in denial I think about how far gone some Americans have become. I see a Twitter thing about QAnon followers waiting for the Kennedies to show up... and I think, well... all that other stuff they believed was nuts, but this has to be fake, as who would think either of them were still alive?!
article said:
The Dallas QAnon believers had become convinced the Kennedys would unveil themselves on Nov. 2 around 12:30 p.m. Central time, right around the hour of Kennedy’s assassination. But they then began to add on other dead celebrities, convinced that they, too, would appear, having faked their deaths to avoid the deep state.
The right and alt-right have broken the ability to determine who actually believes any particular thing. Were there actually hundreds of people that travelled thinking that this was actually going to happen. Gathered there, with great anticipation and joy?

It's not really that uncommon. It's bizarro material certainly but within the bounds of human capacity. I put it in the same category as religious pilgrimages. People go to these things believing these things really happened. They spend time, money and reputation engaging in a mild form of psychosis. Just because the psychosis is popular and has become normalized doesn't make it any less mildly psychotic.

Were there people in the dark ages who believed that this fake blood of a fake martyr really became liquid again because the priest said magic words and performed magic rituals? Damn straight they believed it. But I'll give you that today such behavior is less common owing to scientific curiosity. But it is still there and there are still lots of gullible, emotional people ready for another round of woo worship.

I understand that people will believe all sorts of things, but were there actually people that thought JFK was still alive? Hell... even if he hadn't died on that day, how old would he be now... and his health wasn't the greatest? So I am only questioning whether hundreds of Americans had gathered out there and actually thought a guy who would have been 104 was actually going to pop out and say hi?
 

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JFK Junior was supposed to come back....
Tweet seems to say both, Jr and Jr/Sr. I coincidentally took the ferry to Martha's Vineyard to cycle the island the day the at sea ceremony was held for Jr. Arrogant ass flew his planes right into the ground/ocean in the fog.

article said:
The expectation among some attendees was that JFK Jr. would reveal himself along with his father, JFK Sr., to great fanfare. “We’re expecting a parade,” said a woman named Ginny who had come all the way from Nebraska. “JFK is going to be here.” Ginny then went on to describe her beliefs that many dead celebrities are actually alive, are a part of a secret plan, and that there will be a big reveal later tonight at the Rolling Stones concert at the Cotton Bowl Stadium in Dallas. “Robin Williams was here the other day… Michael Jackson is high in the movement.”
So it might be some people are making up expectations on top of the QAnon expectations. Jebus... that article reads like it is from Mad Magazine!
 

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I understand that people will believe all sorts of things, but were there actually people that thought JFK was still alive? Hell... even if he hadn't died on that day, how old would he be now... and his health wasn't the greatest? So I am only questioning whether hundreds of Americans had gathered out there and actually thought a guy who would have been 104 was actually going to pop out and say hi?
Do you think all people possess and apply the same level of reasoning? You need to get out more.
 

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There's a woman who got five years in jail for voting while on parole even though she was told by the poll workers it was okay for her to vote. Why isn't this little prick in jail?
 

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JFK Jr. was born November 25, 1960, and that would make him 61 years old this year. He would not be too old for the Presidency.

If he had survived to this day, then he must have faked his death in the plane crash of July 16, 1999.  John F. Kennedy Jr. plane crash He was on his way from northeastern New Jersey to Martha's Vineyard, an island off the coast of Cape Cod, in southeastern Massachusetts, and with him were his wife Caroline and his wife's sister Lauren. His plane crashed in the ocean, about 20 mi / 32 km from MV's airport. JFK Jr was flying at night, and he was not instrument rated. So he likely got disoriented.

He also would have needed to be in hiding for 22 years, and he would have to have watched everybody think that he was dead without him doing anything about it.


There's also the question of what politics he would have supported. The Kennedy family has long been in the Democratic Party, and if VoteView.com scores can be trusted, then they are firmly in the mainstream of the party. So JFK Jr would not have had any taste for being Trump's next running mate. He would likely have been a big Bidenite.
 

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. So JFK Jr would not have had any taste for being Trump's next running mate. He would likely have been a big Bidenite.
Well, that's the great thing about dead and/or imaginary people. You can paint them with any opinion you need them to exhibit. They themselves won't correct you.
JFK, Jr. is Q-siding racist.
Jesus supports Prosperity Gospel, and The 2nd Amendment.
Abe Lincoln likes Trump.
The Grinch hates socialism.
Robert E. Lee supports Civil War statues.
It's all good.
 

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. So JFK Jr would not have had any taste for being Trump's next running mate. He would likely have been a big Bidenite.
Well, that's the great thing about dead and/or imaginary people. You can paint them with any opinion you need them to exhibit. They themselves won't correct you.
JFK, Jr. is Q-siding racist.
Jesus supports Prosperity Gospel, and The 2nd Amendment.
Abe Lincoln likes Trump.
The Grinch hates socialism.
Robert E. Lee supports Civil War statues.
It's all good.
God loves you, Keith.
 

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. So JFK Jr would not have had any taste for being Trump's next running mate. He would likely have been a big Bidenite.
Well, that's the great thing about dead and/or imaginary people. You can paint them with any opinion you need them to exhibit. They themselves won't correct you.
JFK, Jr. is Q-siding racist.
Jesus supports Prosperity Gospel, and The 2nd Amendment.
Abe Lincoln likes Trump.
The Grinch hates socialism.
Robert E. Lee supports Civil War statues.
It's all good.
God loves you, Keith.
Well, of course, who wouldn't love... Oh! I see what you did! :D
 

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Ex President Idiot said:
The Unselect Committee of politically ambitious hacks continues to subpoena people wanting to know about those protesting, on January 6th, the insurrection which took place during the Presidential Election of November 3rd. There is so much proof, but the Fake News Media refuses to print it or show it in any way, shape, or form. Just read the findings of the Arizona report, or look at what’s happening in Wisconsin, Pennsylvania, Georgia, and numerous other States. That’s right, the Committee is studying the PROTEST when it should be studying the Fraudulent Election that led to the protest. As the LameStream Media knows, the facts are there for all to see!
So stupid it was removed from the Trump website.
 

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The QAnon Followers Who Went to Dallas to See JFK Refuse to Leave
A group of QAnon believers who gathered in Dallas last week to see the late President John F. Kennedy and his late son reappear, are staying in the city and have begun discussing establishing a permanent base there where they could all live.

The group, led by the antisemitic QAnon influencer Michael Brian Protzman, who’s known to his followers as Negative48, has maintained a presence in Dallas since JFK failed to appear last Tuesday. And over the weekend, the group gathered once again in Dealey Plaza, the site of JFK’s 1963 assassination.

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In videos of the meeting shared online, Protzman talks about the Rolling Stones concert he attended with members of the group, and claims that Michael Jackson, John F. Kennedy Jr., Elvis, and Prince were all at the concert and were in fact playing the music on stage, disguised as the Rolling Stones. He also claims that R&B singer Aaliyah, who died in 2001, was one of the backup singers.
Elvis Presley: 1935 - 1977, JFK Jr.: 1960 - 1999, Aaliyah: 1979 - 2001, Michael Jackson: 1958 - 2009, Prince: 1958 - 2016.

Ages in 2020: EP: 85, MJ P: 62, Jr: 60, Aa: 41. EP, MJ, and Aa were only known for singing, Jr was an amateur, and Prince was known for playing several instruments over his career, and he'd often play all the instruments on his records, recording them one at a time on different tracks of a multitrack tape.

Anyone's guess as to how well the male ones might pass as Rolling Stones members?

♡ᶫᵒᵛᵉ♡ᵧₒᵤ♡мคg∂คℓεηε♡ᵧₒᵤ♡ᶫᵒᵛᵉ♡ on Twitter: "UPDATE: the situation with JFK Jr. Truthers at Dealey Plaza has, believe it or not, taken an even more bizarre turn," Monacelli wrote later. "They've now gathered into a single line and are one by one approaching a man with a" / Twitter
then
♡ᶫᵒᵛᵉ♡ᵧₒᵤ♡мคg∂คℓεηε♡ᵧₒᵤ♡ᶫᵒᵛᵉ♡ on Twitter: "bird on his shoulder who appears to be giving them individual directions."
Anon followers return to Dealey Plaza four days after JFK Jr. failed to materialize.

US SENATE - STATES THESE Q's INFILTRATING OUR GOVERNMENT.
VOTERS DO YOUR HOMEWORK B4 VOTING (link)" / Twitter

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QAnon followers return to Dealey Plaza four days after JFK Jr. failed to materialize - Raw Story - Celebrating 17 Years of Independent Journalism
 

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More from Vice:
In an audio chat on the newly formed Occupy Dealey Plaza Telegram channel, one of Protzman’s lieutenants was asked how long the group was going to stay in Dallas. He revealed that one member of the group, a rapper known as Pryme Minister, has offered the use of a property near the city that could act as a permanent headquarters for the group, calling it “the promised land.”

QAnon Faithful STILL Waiting For Zombie JFK - YouTube
Francesca Fiorentini and Adrienne Lawrence, The Young Turks regular guests, yuk it up together.

They also weren't sure what instrument JFK Jr. could play. I did some research, and he's known to play the guitar. The two female commentators decided that it might be a CD or an audiotape.

FF mentioned a theory that it's JFK Sr who would revive and anoint Trump President.

AL then said that she would wear some military outfit, because she would want to fight off that zombie.

FF asked why they didn't dress up for the occasion. If she believed something like that and went to something like that, she'd wear a dress.

Then about predictions not coming true, FF said that such people are good at making themselves seem that they are right not just yet. AL: "he was scared away because the Wi-Fi signal was too strong" She then said that that's like how toddlers tell stories. She preferred that adults not do that, because it's something she finds scary.

They ended on discussing how someone close to "Q" is running for public office, if not Q himself. That's Ron Watkins.
 
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