Not for me, no. You are still pissing in my ear and telling me it’s raining Kady…and I’m not stupid, and I see what you are doing.

I’m not pissing in your ear. I sincerely and totally disagree with you.

You can’t excuse horribly, horribly bad behavior, by tellling me, well the Dems considered horribly, horribly, horribly bad behavior- and, see the Pubs just got there FIRST!

I am not excusing anything. I’m EXPLAINING it. Politics is nasty business. And part of it is that you do unto others before they do it unto you.

It could not have been worse

On that we agree. But when somebody asks “WHY could it not have been worse”, and tries to pin blame on the party that would have loved to have avoided it all by keeping it all confidential, sorry, gonna call that out.

destruction, violence and division follows this man everywhere he goes, from the manner in which he throws his rallies (it’s always a match into a powder keg, situation, where predominatntly white crowds, run into pretty diverse groups of protestors…like has Trimp ever thrown a rally into Montana or Idaho? I’m pretty sure the whole state would come out in adulation, isf he were to do that. But there would be no conflict, no puchback, no ratings.

All that’s true, but I agree with the pundits who say that Trump didn’t start any of this dissension, all he did was expose it. I’m sure you’ve read commentators who believe that the forces that led to Trump have been building for decades.

When was the last time you could say that the country really agreed, politically? Well, if you take a look at election results state by state, it was in the 1980’s under Reagan. In 1984, he won every state except Mondale’s home state, and he damn near won that one too. And that was during a viscous recession that saw people financing homes at 16% annual interest rates, and unemployment was > 10%.

Then what happened, as far as political rhetoric was concerned?

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Data Driven Econophile. Muslim, USA born. Been “woke” 2x: 1st, when I realized the world isn’t fair; 2nd, when I realized the “woke” people are full of shit.

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