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Subj: Re: Don't be distracted
Posted: Thu Sep 28, 2017 at 05:01:56 pm EDT (Viewed 212 times)
Reply Subj: Don't be distracted
Posted: Wed Sep 27, 2017 at 02:42:09 pm EDT (Viewed 244 times)
Quote:It was a peaceful protest that was turned into a huge deal because the President said some tone-deaf things about it on Twitter. Given the reason for the protest and Trump's newfound reputation for being sympathetic to the white supremacist movement, it exploded.
Quote:Why did it become a big deal? Only because of those tweets. Here we are, still talking about it.
Quote:Meanwhile, Kushner, Priebus and Bannon were all caught using PRIVATE E-MAIL SERVERS >gasp!< to send potentially classified information. That barely saw any coverage, because this football controversy seems juicier. >
Quote:Whenever the President does anything transparently bone-headed that gets huge coverage, ask yourself what else is happening in the world and if the timing is suspicious.
I think this is true but at the same time the issues he is bringing up are considered part of the culture war. And thus are pretty much designed to rile up a portion of the population.
Look Raist bunnies...