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Old 18 May 2017, 05:37 PM
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I was, indeed, going for the Colonel Bogey March, riffing on Hitler's Only Got One Ball.

Now I want to rework it to match Big Balls, though.
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Old 18 May 2017, 05:51 PM
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I wonder if the GOP is finally realizing that they can't do anything to help Trump. You can't help a person who is as impulsive and self-sabotaging as Trump. I'm convinced that the Democrats could goad him into waiving executive privilege and coax him into testifying in front of the Senate. Someone like Al Franken could then humiliate him into saying something incriminating under oath.

His only chance is to shut up and follow a script for the next four years. Fat chance of that.
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Old 18 May 2017, 08:38 PM
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He hasn't yet been goaded into releasing his tax returns. I don't think he's predictable enough to know whether those things could happen.
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Old 19 May 2017, 12:40 AM
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It'd be nice if we could hope that the GOP would finally step in and break ranks with Trump, but you have to remember that the GOP has long ceased to be a political party and has become a doomsday cult. They might be more than willing to burn everything down, because even though they wouldn't be able to use it, neither would the other side which is victory enough for them.

And of course, whatever hurt they may face, will likely be relatively minor. They are all richer than Croesus and money buys a lot of things, including escape hatches for when everything goes south.

So I'll hope, but I'm not going to hold my breath.
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Old 19 May 2017, 03:53 AM
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Joe Lieberman for FBI director?
Just another example of Trump's keen political sense.
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Old 19 May 2017, 05:03 AM
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Isn’t Lieberman part of a law firm that has defended Trump in the past???
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Old 19 May 2017, 05:08 AM
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Yep. He is.
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Old 19 May 2017, 05:12 AM
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And his resume is rather thin when it comes to law enforcement expertise.

And he's a blatantly political appointment for a position that more than almost any other needs to be apolitical.
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Old 19 May 2017, 05:57 AM
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Hey, its perfect for Trumps MO of hiring inexperienced candidates that has links to him in some fashion.
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Old 19 May 2017, 09:58 AM
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Joe Lieberman's voice is a traffic hazard. I can't be the only driver he nearly puts to sleep.
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Old 19 May 2017, 09:26 PM
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So Trump is now describing Comey as a "nut job". How presidential of him .
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Old 19 May 2017, 09:39 PM
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If Trump sees this, his head will splode. Since my son and I played ukes and sang the ORIGINAL song at my daughter's wedding, I couldn't help lauging out loud....
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Old 20 May 2017, 12:48 AM
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Brad, that was fan-freakin'-tastic. The fake interview lead-in was OK, but the song was just magnificent. (I've also got a strong affinity for the original - I wrote and directed an arrangement for our all-town choral festival a few years ago.)
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