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Old 10-03-2018, 12:44 PM
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This thread sent me down the rabbit hole of whatever is the appeal of this unlikely potus, in spite of everything. Two related to links:

https://www.nationalreview.com/2017/...rong-military/
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/...=.baba2007f3bd
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Old 10-05-2018, 12:11 AM
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The above were quite fascinating, but this one nails the appeal: 'The cruelty is the point'

https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/ar...-point/572104/
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Old 10-05-2018, 12:26 AM
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The above were quite fascinating, but this one nails the appeal: 'The cruelty is the point'

https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/ar...-point/572104/
Thanks, quite a revealing article on Trumpism.
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The above were quite fascinating, but this one nails the appeal: 'The cruelty is the point'

https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/ar...-point/572104/
This is the most disturbing parallel to the Third Reich I've yet encountered, an appalling aspect of human nature harnessed for evil purposes.
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Two years ago the US was Germany circa 1933. It's now 1935 in NaziAmerica.
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