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Old 21 March 2018, 09:10 PM
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Fight Biden would 'beat hell' out of Trump for disrespecting women

"A guy who ended up becoming our national leader said, 'I can grab a woman anywhere and she likes it,'" Biden said. "They asked me if I’d like to debate this gentleman, and I said 'no.' I said, 'If we were in high school, I’d take him behind the gym and beat the hell out of him.'"

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Old 21 March 2018, 09:30 PM
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White knighting is never classy, no matter who's doing it.
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Old 21 March 2018, 09:53 PM
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Not cool, Uncle Joe.
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Old 21 March 2018, 10:04 PM
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Yeah, one of those things where I can understand the emotional response (God knows if I met Donald Trump in person, I'd have a hell of a time restraining myself from at least screaming incoherently in his face, if not actually physically assaulting him -- well, at least if there were no Secret Service agents in the room), but no, not the kind of thing to say in a speech. In fact, it is exactly the kind of thing I would expect Trump to say in a speech, which ought to be condemnation enough.
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Old 21 March 2018, 10:52 PM
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I think that may have been Biden’s point, to mimic that sort of unpolished man’s man thing that Trump used to his advantage.

But it’s not going to appeal to his side, and it’s going to be mocked by Trump’s side, or dredge up some sort of “I know you are but what am I” tweet. The last thing we need for the 2020 elections is a pissing contest.
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Old 21 March 2018, 11:12 PM
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The last thing we need for the 2020 elections is a pissing contest.
Yes. 'Let's all get down in the mire together!' is not what I'm looking for in a candidate. We want to get out of this mess, not just take it for granted that we belong there.
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Old 21 March 2018, 11:34 PM
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White knighting is never classy, no matter who's doing it.
Probably doesn't help that Biden's a beige knight at best.
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Old 21 March 2018, 11:43 PM
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I like it.
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Old 22 March 2018, 02:27 AM
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Trump honestly didn't bring Biden down to that level, though, in my opinion. Biden was always there.

Also Biden has been way too touchy-feely with women and girls even when they look very uncomfortable. So as much as I like about Biden, he's no hero of of mine, and I vastly prefer any number of politicians to him.
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Old 22 March 2018, 12:44 PM
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His treatment of Anita Hill was pretty crappy, too. I have a soft spot for the man because of the losses he suffered, the way he's moved on from losses, and the way he's reached out to others who are grieving. Plus he looks good in sunglasses. But as much as I love a good Uncle Joe or Joe & Barack meme, his behavior can be very problematic.
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My 2 cents: toxic masculinity is still toxic regardless of the package it comes in.
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Old 22 March 2018, 04:08 PM
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I see a cage match, if only in my imagination. Spandex, crazy names, everything.

Dawn--LET'S GET READY TO RUUUUMMMBBBLLLEEEEE-Storm
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Old 22 March 2018, 05:18 PM
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Nuh-uh, says Trump. He tweeted a response.

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Crazy Joe Biden is trying to act like a tough guy. Actually, he is weak, both mentally and physically, and yet he threatens me, for the second time, with physical assault. He doesn’t know me, but he would go down fast and hard, crying all the way. Don’t threaten people Joe!
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Old 22 March 2018, 05:41 PM
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Trump is an expert on weak people trying to act tough online.
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Old 22 March 2018, 11:36 PM
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https://twitter.com/thistallawkgirl/...730817025?s=21

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Watching the current president and former vice president threaten to beat each other up is a powerful reminder that women can’t be president because they’re too emotional.
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Old 23 March 2018, 12:04 AM
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Well, that at least was good.
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Old 23 March 2018, 12:13 AM
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I would like to nominate Jennifer Han of El Paso for President. She is only 34 at the moment (I think she could be younger) but she could beat the hell out of both of them at the same time. Although to be fair Biden would be nice to her and trump would probably try to grab her giving her license to hit back.
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Old 23 March 2018, 01:59 AM
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Trump is an expert on weak people trying to act tough online.
It’s always about Projection when it comes to the Right.
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Old 26 March 2018, 11:34 PM
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Had a thought at lunch today - Since trump is claiming to be all tough and hard, he should emulate his good buddy Putin and ride a horse while bare chested. My DW asked me not to make her image such a sight while she was eating, all the fat bouncing up and down.
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Old 26 March 2018, 11:42 PM
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And thus you had to share it with the rest of us.
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