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Predictions on how and when the shutdown ends

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Re: Predictions on how and when the shutdown ends

Post by RingtailedFox » Sun Jan 13, 2019 8:51 pm

Mega Hertz wrote:
Sat Jan 12, 2019 10:20 am
Anyone see the irony in that talking to people for this wall, is like talking TO a wall?

"Health insurance so people don't go broke from illness? Nope. Wasteful liberal spending!"

"A wall that won't help a damn thing? Get me my wallet!"

I've noted there's been no call for one across Canada. I wonder what the difference is between Candians and Mexicans.
snarky response: we're not that thrilled with what we see south of the border these days... maybe we *should* have a wall of our own!

real response: canadians aren't interested in sneaking into america for a better life, because ours is already decent enough (aside from our brutal winters). we're also culturally similar for the most part and we don't have a raging drug war going on along the USA-Canada Border...


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Re: Predictions on how and when the shutdown ends

Post by Turkeytop » Sun Jan 13, 2019 10:40 pm

I snuck into the US nine days ago. I'm still hiding out down here.

I didn't smuggle in any drugs. I'm not a terrorist, I'm not part of a criminal gang and I haven't raped any white girls yet.



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Re: Predictions on how and when the shutdown ends

Post by Deleted User 8570 » Sun Jan 13, 2019 10:43 pm

Turkeytop wrote:
Sun Jan 13, 2019 10:40 pm
I snuck into the US nine days ago. I'm still hiding out down here.

I didn't smuggle in any drugs. I'm not a terrorist, I'm not part of a criminal gang and I haven't raped any white girls yet.
Give it time.



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Re: Predictions on how and when the shutdown ends

Post by Lester The Nightfly » Mon Jan 14, 2019 12:35 am

Turkeytop wrote:
Sun Jan 13, 2019 10:40 pm
I snuck into the US nine days ago. I'm still hiding out down here.

I didn't smuggle in any drugs. I'm not a terrorist, I'm not part of a criminal gang and I haven't raped any white girls yet.
In other words, you're like 95% of the folks entering from the southern border.

{EDIT: The percentage may be higher or lower. I suspect higher but I'm too lazy to do the math. Those of you who are obsessed about this can break out you calculator and use the Customs & Border Patrol stats provided in this link: https://www.cbp.gov/newsroom/stats/cbp- ... statistics. It is interesting to note arrests have gone down sans Magical Wall]
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Re: Predictions on how and when the shutdown ends

Post by bmw » Mon Jan 14, 2019 9:59 am

Lester The Nightfly wrote:
Mon Jan 14, 2019 12:35 am
Turkeytop wrote:
Sun Jan 13, 2019 10:40 pm
I snuck into the US nine days ago. I'm still hiding out down here.

I didn't smuggle in any drugs. I'm not a terrorist, I'm not part of a criminal gang and I haven't raped any white girls yet.
In other words, you're like 95% of the folks entering from the southern border.
So the 5% of border crossers who are drug smugglers, gangsters, terrorists, and rapists -- is that an insignificant number in your opinion?



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Re: Predictions on how and when the shutdown ends

Post by Mega Hertz » Mon Jan 14, 2019 10:42 am

RingtailedFox wrote:
Sun Jan 13, 2019 8:51 pm
Mega Hertz wrote:
Sat Jan 12, 2019 10:20 am
Anyone see the irony in that talking to people for this wall, is like talking TO a wall?

"Health insurance so people don't go broke from illness? Nope. Wasteful liberal spending!"

"A wall that won't help a damn thing? Get me my wallet!"

I've noted there's been no call for one across Canada. I wonder what the difference is between Candians and Mexicans.
snarky response: we're not that thrilled with what we see south of the border these days... maybe we *should* have a wall of our own!

real response: canadians aren't interested in sneaking into america for a better life, because ours is already decent enough (aside from our brutal winters). we're also culturally similar for the most part and we don't have a raging drug war going on along the USA-Canada Border...
So, tell me, Fox (using as small as possible words) what some of those perks are that make it a better life?


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Re: Predictions on how and when the shutdown ends

Post by Turkeytop » Mon Jan 14, 2019 12:27 pm

bmw wrote:
Mon Jan 14, 2019 9:59 am
Lester The Nightfly wrote:
Mon Jan 14, 2019 12:35 am
Turkeytop wrote:
Sun Jan 13, 2019 10:40 pm
I snuck into the US nine days ago. I'm still hiding out down here.

I didn't smuggle in any drugs. I'm not a terrorist, I'm not part of a criminal gang and I haven't raped any white girls yet.
In other words, you're like 95% of the folks entering from the southern border.
So the 5% of border crossers who are drug smugglers, gangsters, terrorists, and rapists -- is that an insignificant number in your opinion?
That 5 percent are crossing through legal ports of entry. A wall won't stop them.



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Re: Predictions on how and when the shutdown ends

Post by Deleted User 8570 » Mon Jan 14, 2019 5:08 pm

The fact remains that the vast majority came here legally and overstated their visas...



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Re: Predictions on how and when the shutdown ends

Post by screen glare » Wed Jan 16, 2019 5:14 am

Humpty Trumpty wanted a wall.
Humpty Trumpty took a great fall.
And all Putin’s horses, and all Putin’s men -
Couldn’t put Trumpty together, again!

Humpty Trumpty whined for his wall.
Humpty Trumpty started to howl.
And all in the congress, and Mitch hiding out -
Made federal workers riot - and shout.

Humpty Trumpty failed at his wall.
But Humpty Trumpty still had his gaul.
He banged a few hookers, and watched his TV -
‘Til the next prez election, when Trump lost - bigley!



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Re: Predictions on how and when the shutdown ends

Post by RingtailedFox » Wed Jan 16, 2019 12:04 pm

Mega Hertz wrote:
Mon Jan 14, 2019 10:42 am
RingtailedFox wrote:
Sun Jan 13, 2019 8:51 pm
Mega Hertz wrote:
Sat Jan 12, 2019 10:20 am
Anyone see the irony in that talking to people for this wall, is like talking TO a wall?

"Health insurance so people don't go broke from illness? Nope. Wasteful liberal spending!"

"A wall that won't help a damn thing? Get me my wallet!"

I've noted there's been no call for one across Canada. I wonder what the difference is between Candians and Mexicans.
snarky response: we're not that thrilled with what we see south of the border these days... maybe we *should* have a wall of our own!

real response: canadians aren't interested in sneaking into america for a better life, because ours is already decent enough (aside from our brutal winters). we're also culturally similar for the most part and we don't have a raging drug war going on along the USA-Canada Border...
So, tell me, Fox (using as small as possible words) what some of those perks are that make it a better life?
i speak from experience: when i got very sick last year, i ended up in the hospital, but thanks to my (admittedly high) taxes, i didn't go bankrupt due to medical bills. we also don't have as big of a gun violence problem as the united states, because of our very strict laws regarding guns.


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Re: Predictions on how and when the shutdown ends

Post by Mega Hertz » Wed Jan 16, 2019 12:49 pm

RingtailedFox wrote:
Wed Jan 16, 2019 12:04 pm
Mega Hertz wrote:
Mon Jan 14, 2019 10:42 am
RingtailedFox wrote:
Sun Jan 13, 2019 8:51 pm
Mega Hertz wrote:
Sat Jan 12, 2019 10:20 am
Anyone see the irony in that talking to people for this wall, is like talking TO a wall?

"Health insurance so people don't go broke from illness? Nope. Wasteful liberal spending!"

"A wall that won't help a damn thing? Get me my wallet!"

I've noted there's been no call for one across Canada. I wonder what the difference is between Candians and Mexicans.
snarky response: we're not that thrilled with what we see south of the border these days... maybe we *should* have a wall of our own!

real response: canadians aren't interested in sneaking into america for a better life, because ours is already decent enough (aside from our brutal winters). we're also culturally similar for the most part and we don't have a raging drug war going on along the USA-Canada Border...
So, tell me, Fox (using as small as possible words) what some of those perks are that make it a better life?
i speak from experience: when i got very sick last year, i ended up in the hospital, but thanks to my (admittedly high) taxes, i didn't go bankrupt due to medical bills. we also don't have as big of a gun violence problem as the united states, because of our very strict laws regarding guns.
Hmmmmm. Interesting. And are all or most of your countrymen broke? Living in grass huts? Can't afford anything?


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Re: Predictions on how and when the shutdown ends

Post by TC Talks » Wed Jan 16, 2019 1:03 pm

It's a symbol of Trump's strength. He doesn't care about the wall as much as the idea he came up with all by himself, which his less than bright mob of followers may or may not think will work.

To the supremists it's a symbol of white power. To the lower class it's a symbol of sticking it to the Man. To Republican leadership it is a symbol of their power. To the Democrats it's a waste of money, yet no one is crying outraged at the 1.2 trillion dollars missing at the Pentagon.

Anyone with a third grade education can understand what the image below represents.

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https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/pol ... 2554567002


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Re: Predictions on how and when the shutdown ends

Post by RingtailedFox » Wed Jan 16, 2019 2:24 pm

Mega Hertz wrote: Hmmmmm. Interesting. And are all or most of your countrymen broke? Living in grass huts? Can't afford anything?
Not living in grass huts, but most everyone I know are broke and can't afford anything...


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Re: Predictions on how and when the shutdown ends

Post by Turkeytop » Wed Jan 16, 2019 9:16 pm

I'm trailer trash when I'm here in Florida.



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Re: Predictions on how and when the shutdown ends

Post by TC Talks » Wed Jan 16, 2019 10:47 pm

Turkeytop wrote:
Wed Jan 16, 2019 9:16 pm
I'm trailer trash when I'm here in Florida.
So was my Grandma in Largo.


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