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    If it was good enough for Il Duce, it ought to be good enough for Il Douche.

    And maybe mr. barr as well. The question really has now become "just how far are we willing to let this ****ole go?"
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    Quote Originally Posted by webishop14 View Post
    If it was good enough for Il Duce, it ought to be good enough for Il Douche.

    And maybe mr. barr as well. The question really has now become "just how far are we willing to let this ****ole go?"
    Didn't happen until Italy had been invaded by both the Allies and the Germans. It can't happen here!

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    Rome at least had the excuse of lead in the drinking water... poisoning the aristocrats, not just the hapless Flint types.
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    Quote Originally Posted by webishop14 View Post
    If it was good enough for Il Duce, it ought to be good enough for Il Douche.

    And maybe mr. barr as well. The question really has now become "just how far are we willing to let this ****ole go?"
    One would think libs would have least whipped a guy a bit before hanging. O well all this talk is just to get some nut to do the work for them..

    And they call trump out there.....

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    I'm really disturbed by liberals adopting the sort of violent rhetoric the right has been using. Why sink to their level?

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    Well, John. I'd say some things can't be voted out of...

    and it not only can, it is - happening here.

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    Quote Originally Posted by webishop14 View Post
    If it was good enough for Il Duce, it ought to be good enough for Il Douche.

    And maybe mr. barr as well. The question really has now become "just how far are we willing to let this ****ole go?"
    Il Douche at least made his parades run on time.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ted Hoppe View Post
    Il Douche at least made his parades run on time.
    But no, tanks

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    Quote Originally Posted by johnw View Post
    I'm really disturbed by liberals adopting the sort of violent rhetoric the right has been using. Why sink to their level?
    I agree. Not smart.

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    Quote Originally Posted by leikec View Post
    I agree. Not smart.

    Yes, because we know from our resident right wingers that they can grasp a dandelion seed and float across a field and disappear over the horizon.

    They need only one smear suggesting a left wing lie, to justify all of Trump's thousands of lies.

    They need only one smear of Kamala Harris, to justify Trump's many molestations of women.

    That said, I was kind of hoping that Trump would get hit by lightning on the 4th. It would have been a lifetime of surreal.



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    Quote Originally Posted by johnw View Post
    I'm really disturbed by liberals adopting the sort of violent rhetoric the right has been using. Why sink to their level?
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    I dont read any conservitive posting anything like this here, on the parade thread one lib was hoping the tanks gun would be pointed at trump and pence., I read about hanging also.

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    ^And here he is, the right winger grasping dandelion seeds, one in each fist, floating on a puff of wind.

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    Quote Originally Posted by leikec View Post
    I agree. Not smart.

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    This forum is very informative to read what libs really think, and it's very ugly.

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    Quote Originally Posted by bobbys View Post
    This forum is very informative to read what libs really think, and it's very ugly.

    ^Says the author of a vile, vicious smear of Kamala Harris.

    I was quite sure you would get banned on that one.

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    No equation of the dead Duce's fate and our current president, please. As Michelle Obama said, we should go high. Not to mention the OP is the kind of thing the Secret Service might glom on to.
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    Quote Originally Posted by bobbys View Post
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    I dont read any conservitive posting anything like this here, on the parade thread one lib was hoping the tanks gun would be pointed at trump and pence., I read about hanging also.
    I wasn't referring to conservatives on this forum, I was referring to our current president.

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    WILMINGTON, N.C. — Donald J. Trump on Tuesday appeared to raise the possibility that gun rights supporters could take matters into their own hands if Hillary Clinton is elected president and appoints judges who favor stricter gun control measures.
    Repeating his contention that Mrs. Clinton wanted to abolish the right to bear arms, Mr. Trump warned at a rally here that it would be “a horrible day” if Mrs. Clinton were elected and got to appoint a tiebreaking Supreme Court justice.
    “If she gets to pick her judges, nothing you can do, folks,” Mr. Trump said, as the crowd began to boo. He quickly added: “Although the Second Amendment people — maybe there is, I don’t know.”

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    I've got a feeling about this whole Epstein thing. Some big names are going down.
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    Quote Originally Posted by bobbys View Post
    This forum is very informative to read what right-wing nutters really think, and it's very ugly.

    Fixed it for ya.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jim Bow View Post
    I've got a feeling about this whole Epstein thing. Some big names are going down.

    Saw an article today. That, natch, I can't find. Looks like the cops went in on Saturday AM forcibly. Broke down his doors on East 71st with either crowbars or a battering ram.

    Not fooling around. That's some expensive mahogany they trashed.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jim Bow View Post
    I've got a feeling about this whole Epstein thing. Some big names are going down.
    Yup.


    I wonder how [redacted] is going to justify forcible rape on a minor child?


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    Default Re: They hanged Mussolini from a lamp post...

    Although anyone who has read the forum at all realizes I'm not a fan of Mr Trump, he's not nearly as bad as Mussolini.
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    I'm not so sure I agree. Circumstances differed. While our checks and balances are imperfect, they tend to keep Trump moderately at bay. Our press is freer than Italy's at the time Mussolini's censorship was in full swing and thoroughly controlled by the Fascists. We should recall that Mussolini's rise to power was preceded by his time as a columnist. Like Trump, he switched philosophies first being a "socialist" but then. see sawing to facism. He was well aware that reducing the role of the free press was one of his most important missions. Almost all of his behaviors find a mirror in Trump. The real difference can be said to be a matter of degrees, but one can easily speculate that with more power, Trump would devolve to more Draconian and authoritarian rule.

    The differences are not so much between the men but rather about the time, place and context. It's impossible to say with assurance just how far Trump would go had he freer reign, but he doesn't, at least not yet. The parallels are inescapable.
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    Default Re: They hanged Mussolini from a lamp post...

    yay! more assassination fantasies!

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    Default Re: They hanged Mussolini from a lamp post...

    what word do you use to describe hanging the president from a lamp post?

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    atomic wedgie?

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    Quote Originally Posted by alanmc View Post
    what word do you use to describe hanging the president from a lamp post?
    "maga"?
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    Quote Originally Posted by AlanMc View Post
    what word do you use to describe hanging the president from a lamp post?

    No, no, what word would you use to describe Mussolini hanging from a lamp post?


    You wouldn't use the word 'assassination', now would you? It was more mob justice, vigilantism. Not 'lynching', because that word carries heavy meaning in the USA.

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    Thank You, Keith.
    The OP is deranged.

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    Default Re: They hanged Mussolini from a lamp post...

    he's not nearly as bad as Mussolini.
    Certainly not for lack of ambition.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Lew Barrett View Post
    . . . one can easily speculate that with more power, Trump would devolve to more Draconian and authoritarian rule. he differences are not so much between the men but rather about the time, place and context.
    Oh, I don't disagree. Given a free hand and enough power, Trump might be as bad, or maybe even worse. With Narcissistic Personality Disorder and a vestigial conscience at best, the potential is certainly there for some very, very bad behavior. What he does in cases where he can get away with it is instructive; child abuse as official federal policy, to mention only one example. Two things restrain him - the institutions of the United States; separation of powers, a reasonably functional democracy, a free press, etc. - and his utter blithering incompetence; no attention span, ignorance of history, horrible management skills, and a raging out-of-control case of Dunning-Kruger. There's also Trump's lack of convictions or political philosophy. Mussolini believed in something beyond the greater glory of Benito; as far as I can tell, Mr. Trump mostly doesn't. Aside from a desire to look grand and glorious, and a visceral hatred of immigrants, (probably related to his pathological fear of contamination) there isn't much there.

    But again, he hasn't been nearly as bad as Mussolini.
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    To be clear, I do not wish to see Trump assassinated or even mildly physically damaged. The police shouldn't bang his head on the car if they put him into the back seat in handcuffs; they shouldn't "rough him up a little" if they put him into a paddywagon. I want Trump's actions and directions - some of which were described by Mueller in great detail - investigated honestly and thoroughly, with any resulting consequences being those mandated under your Constitution. Period. And failing that, I want him utterly trounced in the 2020 Presidential election - both in terms of Electoral College and Popular Vote. And subjected to prosecution (if that's where the evidence points) for whatever crimes put on ice because of that Department of Justice "policy" about not prosecuting a sitting POTUS.
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    Quote Originally Posted by twodot View Post
    No, no, what word would you use to describe Mussolini hanging from a lamp post?


    You wouldn't use the word 'assassination', now would you? It was more mob justice, vigilantism. Not 'lynching', because that word carries heavy meaning in the USA.


    hahahaha, sorry... not buying your delusion. keep up the good work though!

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    Quote Originally Posted by AlanMc View Post
    hahahaha, sorry... not buying your delusion. keep up the good work though!
    What about your delusions? Do you expect us to buy them?

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    Quote Originally Posted by S.V. Airlie View Post
    What about your delusions? Do you expect us to buy them?

    i can't make you any more delusional sv. sorry.

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    This whole thread is rather disturbing.

    I for one cannot support, mob rule, Kangaroo Courts, lynching or assassination of anybody or even them being physically damaged(however mild).

    Rather taken aback to see the views of some on this thread.

    Left to wonder if they are Republicans, Democrats, liberals, far right wingers or
    far left wingers.

    Nevertheless regardless of whom they support I cannot support the 'hang him from a lamp post' mentality or attitude.

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