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From the restored Twitter account of the leftist who assaulted a presidential candidate yesterday, a self-promotion of today’s CNN piece about him:

From CNN:

CNN Exclusive: ‘Trump is a bully,’ says man who rushed stage

By Martin Savidge and Dana Ford, CNN

Updated 5:47 PM ET, Sun March 13, 2016

Thomas DiMassimo, 22, was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct and inducing panic

He sat down Sunday with CNN to talk about what he did and why

(CNN)When Thomas DiMassimo tried to rush Donald Trump’s stage in Ohio over the weekend, he had a clear goal in mind.

He wanted to send a message.

“I was thinking that I could get up on stage and take his podium away from him and take his mic away from him and send a message to all people out in the country who wouldn’t consider themselves racist, who wouldn’t consider themselves approving of what type of violence Donald Trump is allowing in his rallies, and send them a message that we can be strong, that we can find our strength and we can stand up against Donald Trump and against this new wave he’s ushering in of truly just violent white supremacist ideas,” DiMassimo told CNN.

But DiMassimo, 22, didn’t make it to the podium.

He was quickly blocked by Secret Service officers, and members of Trump’s security detail rushed to cover him. After a few moments, the GOP front-runner, who was visibly startled, gave a thumbs-up and thanked the cheering crowd for warning him.

DiMassimo, 22, of Fairborn, Ohio, was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct and inducing panic. He sat down with CNN on Sunday to talk about what he did and why.

“I was thinking that Donald Trump is a bully, and he is nothing more than that. He is somebody who is just saying a lot of bold things, he’s making bold claims. But I can see right through that and I can see that he’s truly just a coward. And he’s opportunistic and he’s willing to destroy this country for power for himself,” DiMassimo said.

When asked whether he’d planned on attacking Trump if he’d been able to reach him, DiMassimo said he did not.

“No, not at all. There would have been no point. Donald Trump is 6 foot 3. I’m 5 foot 9 maybe.

DiMassimo is listed on his booking form at 210 pounds and was headed for Trump at a pretty high rate of speed. His younger brother is a college football linebacker and their father played college football.

He’s a giant man surrounded by thousands of followers, 12 Secret Service and a former Ohio State offensive lineman. That would have accomplished nothing.”

Uh … From the top of his Twitter account:

Screenshot 2016-03-13 15.33.32

The plan to “take his podium away from him” means in effect to either impact a 69 year old man hard enough to knock him away from his podium or, less likely, to wrestle him for it. The chance for doing major violence to an aged candidate would be very high.

From the Daily Mail, photos of the assailant trampling upon a U.S. flag at an anti-white rally last year:

Screenshot 2016-03-13 15.09.48

Commenter Forbes writes:

In sports television broadcasting, the producers make a point of not televising spectators who run on the field of play disrupting the event–so as to discourage such conduct. In some places (NYC) it is a misdemeanor–not merely a ticket-earned violation. The producers wouldn’t even think of giving the miscreant the time of day with an interview to allow airing of the miscreant’s perspective.

With news media having adopted the sports-entertainment model of reporting, you think they’d follow sports media protocol discouraging disruptions–but you’d be wrong. Putative ‘news’ media prefers to be a participant in politics and national affairs, so they encourage disruptive behavior.

And yet media talking heads are the chief complainants about political discourse–while fanning the flames with gasoline. Civil behavior and responsible journalism are a thing of the past (if ever they were). The inmates are running the asylum.

And for the reader who was wondering who Stanley Kowalski was, here’s Ned Flanders as Stanley in Jeff Martin’s musical version of “A Streetcar Named Desire:”

 

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  1. Great, now someone is going to try to rush the stage at every one of Trump’s rallies.

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  2. The projection is just astounding.

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  3. The guy is 22 or 32? Either way, ugly inside and out. Guess I didn’t realize until today how ugly John Kasich is either.

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  4. I’m smelling fear on the breeze blowing from the Proggy ranks. Seems Trump is on to something.

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  5. His mother is a functionary in Kasim Reed’s administration in Atlanta. I’d have to guess that denunciations of white supremacy were commonplace in Tommy’s childhood home if for no other reason than practice makes perfect. I’m sure Ms. Dimassimo — a Caucasian — has only survived in Atlanta government by making frequent vocal demonstrations of her righteous ethnic self-loathing.

    In this family’s case it MIGHT be heartfelt, but it probably started out as just business. That’s the thing about mantras though. They can really worm their way into the brains of the young.

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  6. That’s all he was charged with? Come on, Martha Stewart went to prison for lying to the FBI, so surely the prosecutors can come up with more. What’s this guy going to get, probation, community service? I’m pretty sure that lot’s of SJW angels would be willing to suffer those consequences in exchange for disrupting a rally or threatening Trump.

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  7. Now DiMassimo is a hero – just like Horst Wessel was.

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  8. The anti-Trump coalition is bringing out some fascinating characters. Look at this androgynous creature and how proud he is to hide behind his big black protector:

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  9. In sports television broadcasting, the producers make a point of not televising spectators who run on the field of play disrupting the event–so as to discourage such conduct. In some places (NYC) it is a misdemeanor–not merely a ticket-earned violation. The producers wouldn’t even think of giving the miscreant the time of day with an interview to allow airing of the miscreant’s perspective.

    With news media having adopted the sports-entertainment model of reporting, you think they’d follow sports media protocol discouraging disruptions–but you’d be wrong. Putative ‘news’ media prefers to be a participant in politics and national affairs, so they encourage disruptive behavior.

    And yet media talking heads are the chief complainants about political discourse–while fanning the flames with gasoline. Civil behavior and responsible journalism are a thing of the past (if ever they were). The inmates are running the asylum.

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  10. Younglionking7? So what do younglionkings numbers one through six think?

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  11. I have noticed the sjw/blm types on twitter and in the media saying that the klan lynched people and killed them, unlike the black panthers or Jeremiah wright. What I would love to see as a counter talking point showing what hypocrites and frauds they all are over social media are things like this:

    1. The communist party endorsed obama and sanders, which killed who knows how many tens of millions of people in the last century – they also literally enslaved far more people than that – and used actual hate speech against countless enemies to set up the psychological conditioning to slaughter them by the millions

    2. bernie sanders has a record of praising actual communists and commie goverments, and does not disavow the commie party endorsement

    3. al sharpoton has incited riots with his racism that actually resulted in people dying, yet he has a msnbc talk show and advises the president – not to mention his “them greek homos” anti gay comments

    4. Obama murders innocent muslim civilians on a regular basis with his indiscriminate drone strikes that a stanford study estimated killed 48 civilians for every one actual terrorist – not to mention the 16 year old us citizen obama droned to death in yemen – obama blowing them away with drones is a lot worse than anything trump could say about them

    5. muslims are still enslaving people and slaughtering them all over africa and the mid east, and now even in europe with the rape scandal in England

    6. the media and politicians like obama used hate speech to cause ferguson and baltimore to be burned to the ground in cases where they ended up being completely wrong on the facts of the case – how many articles did the ny times run on ferguson again?

    7. sjw types are always talking about rape culture, but ignore the numerous claims against bill clinton and the recent rapefugee crisis in europe from muslim immigrants with an explosion of sexual asssaults

    8. For all of the accusations from the left that trump is a nazi, their main protest group is funded by george soros, an actual nazi snitch who ratted out other Jews to protect himself. Bascially, they are being organized and financed by a real life nazi collaborator. I would love to see the meltdown cognitive dissonance reaction to this point in particular.

    9. as steve broke the news here, the largest shareholder and lender to the ny times has close relatives who are members of an actual fascist political party – why arent they protesting the ny times for its fascist links?

    10. Whether it is melissa click at Missouri or countless othrr similar examples, the left should just admit they don’t believe in free speech if it differs from their own views.

    11. For all of the talk about trump spewing hate in his speeches, bernie does nothing but scream class warfare at the evil “rich” in this nation – pure hatred at a class of people for their monetary standing. Not to mention all of the racism against whites bernie and hillary scream about – saying things like whites cannot understand poverty bc they are white is a perfect wedge issue to drive bernie and many of his white supporters into chaos.

    12. For all of the talk about hatred, what About all of the bernie supporters stomping on american flags? This will cast them as fringe among the vast majority of non political americans.

    These examples are just off the top of my head, but they demonstrate that the people applauding trump being silenced at a rally do not care about murder or hate speech leading to murder, or else they would be protesting all of the above. I realize this isn’t going to sway the sjw brainwashed fools, but it will give the pro trump side good counters when arguing back.

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  12. Will Tommy Dimassimmo still stay anti-white if we act like Dr. Klahn in the movie “Kentucky Fried Movie” by “Take him to Detroit!” (or Ferguson, Newark, Compton, East St.Louis, Englewood in South Chicago, Camden…) and drop him there? ;-)

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  13. The US is not the Netherlands, nor is Donald Trump another Pym Fortuyn. Unlike Fortuyn, Trump has a big family with all his money and connections and power to inherit. And unlike the Netherlands the US is a big country.

    Tit-for-Tat is the most likely outcome: lots and lots of people rushing Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders. Their rallies getting shut down by rioters. Given that the parlous Welfare State of the US has no give room/margin like the tiny Netherlands. Trump supporters have no where else to go and no other alternative.

    The Left/Media is entranced by trampling the American flag and Blacks burning down buildings/cities. That’s been the main expression of power since 1965. But diminishing marginal returns and all that. What if say, the Diablos or Hells Angels simply invaded a Dem rally? Rushed the stage like this dude.

    It is pretty clear that demanding civility has failed, Trump has already threatened Clinton once and made her back down by bringing up Clinton’s rape allegations when Hillary! spewed out her war on women stuff.

    I would imagine a Hillary! rush effort to happen soon. Tit for Tat.

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  14. In other words, he was auditioning for a job with MoveOn.org

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  15. Does Steve really think Trump is presidential material? Charles Murray certainly does not, according to his writings on Twitter. What does Steve think about this story: “Trump offers support to a backer who committed violence, says he may pay legal fees” http://www.latimes.com/politics/la-na-trump-campaign-protests-20160313-story.html ?

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  16. City of Atlanta resident here. DiMassimo’s mother is charge of the “Renew Atlanta” bond fund that was approved last year. It’s a $250M infrastructure package that is getting the reputation of being a political kickback fund. The fund currently has people riled up because of a bait and switch involving public lighting on a popular trail (the Beltline). Also, one council members, who is almost certainly going to be running in the next mayoral election, got $20M to rebuild a natatorium in his district when most voters would prefer the city fill in potholes.

    Ms. DiMassimo is almost certainly getting some extra benefits and playing ball with Kasim’s friends. Atlanta’s contracting, since the Jackson administration in the 70s, has focussed on maximizing the number of contracts awarded to female and minority owned businesses. As a result, firms that win contracts are almost always very well connected friends of the black political machine and rarely are the most economical choice. The use of identity contracting also provides great cover to obfuscate the bidding process and makes graft that much easier. Graft isn’t as bad as it was in the 90s, but that’s in part because the city uses more legal methods now that have the same effect.

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  17. In two or three presidential election cycles, live public rallies will be a thing of the past–candidates will remain in secure television studios and their images and speeches will be projected. It’ll be too dangerous to do public appearances in all but the most carefully controlled settings. Something is being lost.

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  18. OT:

    Angela Merkel suffers dramatic setback in regional elections

    German chancellor Angela Merkel has suffered a dramatic setback as voters backed rightwing populist forces in regional elections seen as a referendum on her contentious refugee policies.

    The anti-immigration Alternative für Deutschland party looked set to beat forecasts in all regions voting on Sunday — and score the biggest electoral success for the populist right since the rebirth of German democracy after the second world war. In Saxony-Anhalt it was on track to record the best regional result of any German populist rightwing party since 1945.

    ….

    http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/ca52b21a-e940-11e5-888e-2eadd5fbc4a4.html#axzz42neCoe8k

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  19. I looked at Tommys Facebook page. Lots of diversity.

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  20. Donald Trump is 6 foot 3. I’m 5 foot 9 maybe.

    Here’s 5’9″ Aeneas Williams ending Steve Young’s football career.

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  21. Bingo. This will only encourage more nutjobs. Now you can rush Trump then get a slap on the wrist and a national news platform from which to promote yourself and your views as a consolation prize if you aren’t able to reach Trump.

    And if you can reach Trump? Who knows what would have happened. He could have tackled Trump right off the stage.

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  23. I have nothing to add to this great comment except one thing:

    The left is pretty open about their hatred of free speech. If they’re not talking about “no platforming” “hate speech”, they are advocating “hate speech” laws exclusively targeting whites (Not making this up at all. I don’t know how to link a PDF but google “matsuda hate speech” and it’s the second result. She was the first female of Asian descent to become a tenured law professor in the US. Based on her beliefs, one hopes she was the last.)

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  24. He played the role of “Hospital Kid” on an episode of Reno 911 in 2004, so he’s gotta be 22.

    The incorrect age may have stemmed from a clerical error, because it looks like his DOB was listed as 9/8/1983 in the arrest record: pic

    Mildly interesting: the arrest record appears to have been removed from Montgomery County Sheriff’s website.

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  25. Guess I didn’t realize until today how ugly John Kasich is either.

    As an enemy of Anglo-Saxon American values such as freedom of speech he should be deported to his mother’s Croatia.

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    Does Steve really think Trump is presidential material? Charles Murray certainly does not, according to his writings on Twitter. What does Steve think about this story: “Trump offers support to a backer who committed violence, says he may pay legal fees” http://www.latimes.com/politics/la-na-trump-campaign-protests-20160313-story.html ?

    Please, Charles Murray? The guy who has done what I’m his life, besides being a highly-compensated member of AEI promoting globalist agenda??

    A few people who think Trump is Presidential: Sen. Jeff Sessions, Rep. Duncan Hunter, Gov. Chris Christie, Gov. Paul LaPage, Dr. Ben Carson, et al. And of course billionaire business titans: Carl Ichan, Andy Beal, Steve Wynn, Elie Hirschfeld, et al.

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  27. Funny picture of him here in a confrontation with defenders of the Confederate flag – he looks like he thinks he’s gone too far this time.

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  28. One thing you can say about this Trump-related publicity machine is that primary voters are more likely to say ‘Ted who? Mario who?” when they look at their ballots. Both of the latter would have to spend massively just to make a dent in Trump’s airtime. Have there been headlines about Obama lately? Has everyone forgotten about him in all the Trump-mania? Even Hillary is going to have big problems spending enough to win airtime away from Trump. Trump gets the publicity of a Kardashian. Even the people vaguely associated with him are getting the spotlight these days.

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  29. Charles Murray was my hero since about 2005, when I first read “The Bell Curve”.
    Later I read all his other works, including the great brochure “Income Inequality and IQ”.
    PDF file:

    https://www.aei.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/20040302_book443.pdf

    Amazon:

    http://www.amazon.com/Income-Inequality-Studies-Understanding-Economic/dp/0844770949/

    $3.78 + $3.99 S&H (used).
    However, his salary is paid by American Enterprise Institute (AEI),
    he has a lot of neo-connish colleagues there in AEI.
    So, personally I would not be surprised, if my hero Dr. Murray is negative towards Trump.
    However, this lack of surprise does not mean that I agree with him on this subject.

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    “Moveon.Org raising funds from Trump protests, warns more disruptions to come”

    http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2016/mar/13/moveonorg-raising-funds-from-trump-protests-warns-/

    Moveon.Org is conducting fundraising activities from the Chicago protests against Donald Trump that prompted the Republican presidential front-runner to cancel a rally there Friday, and promises that more disruptions are on the way.

    “Last night, without consulting local police, Donald Trump abruptly cancelled a rally in Chicago in the face of massive and overwhelmingly peaceful student-led protests,” MoveOn.org wrote in an email Saturday to members. “We’re being flooded with aggressive emails and social media posts from Trump supporters. Some of them are threatening. We refuse to be intimidated by Donald Trump, Fox News, or anyone else.”

    The email asked members to donate $3 to help the effort. The progressive group is funded by billionaire George Soros, and has endorsed Democratic candidate Vermont Sen. Bernard Sanders for president.

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  31. Thanks. And I agree they are open about it, but the point is to put them on the defensive and to shown their hypocrisy to the non political people and people on the fence, which is the majority of the country. Basically demonizing them like the left does to us except we are using actual facts. These counter points are only meant to appeal to otherwise neutral observers who don’t realize how truly fringe the sjw/blm types are because of their positive portrayal in the media and even among most on the right.

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  32. Given Steve’s prissy views on violence, I certainly can’t speak for him, but I have to admit this doesn’t bother me much. The vibrant yoof had just finished flipping off the crowd before his face ran into the old man’s elbow. I do think the old man should get some legal punishment but certainly not much.

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  33. “I was thinking that I could get up on stage and take his podium away from him and take his mic away from him and send a message to all people out in the country who wouldn’t consider themselves racist, who wouldn’t consider themselves approving of what type of violence Donald Trump is allowing in his rallies, and send them a message that we can be strong, that we can find our strength and we can stand up against Donald Trump and against this new wave he’s ushering in of truly just violent white supremacist ideas,” DiMassimo told CNN.

    This bothers me more than trying to beat up Donald Trump. What went wrong in your life when you end up speaking entirely in cliches and catch phrases? What does any of this mean?

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  34. Andy Beal is a very impressive, self-made billionaire. Didn’t know he was onboard.

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  35. I wonder whether prime Reggie White would have made it past the Secret Service.

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  36. Do you know what you call it when a 210 lb., 22 year old man charges full speed at a 70 year old man?

    Attempted murder.

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  37. I’ll field this one Steve.

    Charles Murray, while smart, still wants to earn paycheck within “polite society”. He’s also physically weak which is a common trait of white Trump haters.

    Steve is probably not all that enamored with Trump but when you look at the alternatives there are no alternatives.

    Do your homework. Trump said he’d look into the incident and if he saw evidence mitigating and or absolving the elderly man, he’d pay his legal bills. That shows circumspection and loyalty. Granted it didn’t help when guy got out of jail and said next time he’d maybe have to kill him. I found it charming though.

    Every time I start to go wobbly on Trump I look at his attackers in the media and get back on the #TrumpTrain

    Everyone should get on Twitter and follow @demsrRealracist – it’s an anonymous account but I’m hoping it’s Steve’s alter ego or little brother. Very funny stuff. Just abuses the republican establishment….

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  38. You forgot to mention Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach and sheriff Joe Arpaio.

    America’s greatest senator, America’s greatest secretary of state, and America’s greatest sheriff all agree – Trump will be a great president.

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  39. Noticed that, this is great news. I am glad to see that AfD declare they want zero refugees. It seems that more and more people are waking up and deciding that the PC establishment have no moral basis and do not need to be kowtowed to.

    This is really an own goal by the leaders of liberalism. If there was no immigration and the laws did not discriminate against white citizens of the Eurosphere, there would be no support for UKIP, AfD, FN and all the other rightist parties now coming to prominence. Gay marriage and such is decadent but not suicidal.

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  40. “I have nothing to add to this great comment except one thing:

    The left is pretty open about their hatred of free speech. If they’re not talking about “no platforming” “hate speech”, they are advocating “hate speech” laws exclusively targeting whites (Not making this up at all. I don’t know how to link a PDF but google “matsuda hate speech” and it’s the second result. She was the first female of Asian descent to become a tenured law professor in the US. Based on her beliefs, one hopes she was the last.)”

    There is a Youtube of an Asian immigrant woman on a college campus who said that living in the U.S she has experienced more racism from Blacks than from Whites. Black Lies Matter tried to cut her off and censor her freedom of speech.

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  41. Umm, “The Young Lions”? Wasn’t that the movie where Marlon Brando played the “good Nazi”?

    Yeah, yeah I think that was the movie where Marlon Brando played the good Nazi.

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  42. Projection of this type is typical of left-wing loons.

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  43. I’m sure he would enjoy being in the general population of a typical state prison.

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  44. Likely the general idea.

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  45. This is why we cannot allow white nationalists any credibility. All they do is make people angry and destroy whatever respectability the rest if us conservatives have.

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    “Billionaire George Soros funds $15M effort to stop Trump, mobilize Latinos”

    http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/politics/2016/03/10/billionaire-smackdown-george-soros-funds-effort-to-stop-trump-mobilize-latinos/

    Donald Trump often notes that he has plenty of millions to battle his way to the Oval Office.

    But now another billionaire New Yorker is putting up his own millions to prevent Trump from winning the presidency and is calling on Latinos to be part of that effort.

    Financier George Soros is launching, along with other donors, a $15 million campaign to achieve the largest Latino and immigrant participation at the polls, the New York Times reported.

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  47. DiMassimo likely sided with Radio Raheem and the other Mulignans over John Turturro and Danny Aiello after watching Do The Right Thing.

    DiMassimo is definitely out of touch with most blue collar Italians.

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  48. They aren’t charging him with much at all, and let him out immediately. One thing government DA types do not like is being the center of criticism and controversy since they often have higher political aspirations. How about a campaign to bombard the social media accounts for the DA responsible, along with bombarding his email address and office phone numbers with protests?

    It would also serve as a warning to future DAs not to let these people off so easily, since there is going to be a large increase in them as pointed out above.

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  49. That was probably the motivation for putting him on CNN. Now every Leftwing lunatic and fanatic is going to take a whack at Trump so they can get on TV to bloviate.

    Bad news.

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  50. Had a EVIL right wing bigot tried to get to Hillary!, would he be bailed out? Question answers itself.

    Damn shame this a-hole was not stopped by All Pro 6’4″ 300+ Center Nick Mangold, who introduced Trump at this rally.For this day he would be experiencing true PTSD rather than making media appearances. And how does the MFM justify putting on a guy who is disrupting the political process. Was Sirhan Sirhan not available?

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  51. It’s not self-loathing if they don’t consider themselves “white”.

    Saturday Night Live Transcripts Season 14: Episode 3
    October 22, 1988
    (Note the picture)

    Vote Bush III
    [ show each President's head encircled over a North European country ]
    Announcer: Franklin Delano Roosevelt was of white northern European heritage.
    Thomas Jefferson was of white northern European heritage.
    John F. Kennedy was of white northern European heritage.
    George Herbert Walker Bush is of white northern European heritage.
    [ show Dukakis' encircled just above the Mediterranean Sea ]
    But Michael Dukakis?
    Bush. He’s whiter.
    [ SUPER: "Bush. He's Whiter." ]

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  52. These pathetic self-hating White boys don’t have a clue who’s jerking their chain backstage.

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  53. AEI conspires to stop Trump:

    The Sea Island Conspiracy

    http://buchanan.org/blog/sea-island-conspiracy-124936

    Historic trivia Sea Island Georgia is right next to Jekyll Island Georgia.

    How a secret meeting on Jekyll Island led to the Fed

    http://www.marketplace.org/2015/10/20/economy/big-book/how-secret-meeting-jekyll-island-led-fed

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  54. Thomas DiMassimo, 22, was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct and inducing panic.

    Hmmm. These must be local charges under Ohio law. People have noted that assaulting the Secret Service is a federal felony, but don’t hold your breath waiting for the DOJ to move on that. OTOH, if “inducing panic” is a crime then Donald Trump should be on Death Row. He’s induced more panic in SJWs than anyone I’ve ever seen.

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  55. A right-of-center figure displaying loyalty to compatriot? Perish the thought. Covering for the violent wing of one’s movement is an exclusive prerogative of the left, after all.

    Murray has done some good work. But in the end, his class loyalty has shown itself to come first.

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  56. Who else is there? All other candidates are OK with BLM thugs shutting down rallies of people they don’t like, and whatever you might think of his rhetoric, he kept his cool pretty well in the midst of that fiasco. The events of this past weekend basically solidified in my mind that Trump is our only choice if we don’t want to be overrun by the hard left.

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  57. Prediction: His acting career will suddenly take off. The left will reward him for his enthusiasm while sending a message to other violent leftists. “We got your back.”

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  58. Bully-pulpit.

    Bullies calling others bullies.

    Warmongers calling others warmongers.

    Provoking tensions with Russia and then blaming Russia.

    Same with Trump.

    Are Trump supporters messing up other candidate’s rallies?

    No.

    Bullies now consider those who counter their bullying to be bullies.

    Trump said NO to PC, and that makes him a bully.

    Bullies or Crybullies demand recognition and respect.

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  59. This is a new low for CNN, giving this piece of garbage a platform.

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    He’s certainly gotten his 15 minutes of fame, generously supplied to him by the media. They’re part of the smear and stop Trump group by broadcasting this misfit’s views while pretending that they’re merely reporting the news. This gives them deniability, just doing their job you know. They certainly wouldn’t give a platform to anyone whose views they didn’t want to receive airtime due to being considered toxic. Since it’s unlikely Trump would have handed over the mike to him like Sanders might do it’s likely he’d have crashed into him in his grab for it. Attacking a man that’s almost 70 is real macho I guess. This person, judging from his internet postings, is a spoiled punk who thinks he can do whatever he likes; mommy is protecting him.

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  61. Mario? As Rodney Dangerfield used to say, “Death, where is thy sting?”

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  62. They really need to give this cretin a harsh sentence. You can’t let him off easy just because he failed. Stick him in jail to discourage copycats.

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  63. If he’s 5’9″ looks like we’ve caught him oppressing some Pygmies.

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    Andy Beal is a very impressive, self-made billionaire. Didn’t know he was onboard.

    Here’s Beal’s endorsement of Trump:

    Andy Beal of Beal Bank, regarded to as the most successful investor said, “This country is at a crossroads and needs someone who has the strength of character to pursue “outside the box” solutions. I found great opportunity in this country and I want everyone to have access to that same opportunity. I am very concerned that our political system on both sides of the aisle is blocking rather than creating that access to opportunity and is out of touch with the American values that have made America great. Since our inception, our country has always been about creating an environment that fosters opportunity for everyone.”

    Beal continued, “Our government has lost sight of that fundamental principle that makes us all Americans. Instead, government keeps growing at the expense of individual opportunity. Since the financial crisis, our government has squandered many trillion of dollars in increased national debt with absolutely nothing to show for it. I don’t agree with everything that anyone says, but I admire people who are willing to say what they are thinking, without regard to the popularity of the statement. Donald Trump is a man who understands the importance of creating opportunity for everyone and who freely speaks his mind. Donald Trump is the man to lead this nation on a new path and to Make America Great Again. I enthusiastically support Donald Trump for President and believe that your support for Donald is essential to put America back on the path to the greatness, that can only be achieved by embracing individual opportunity for everyone.”

    https://www.donaldjtrump.com/press-releases/donald-j.-trump-endorsed-by-two-great-businessmen-tom-barrack-and-andy-beal

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  65. Thank you for interesting info re story of creation of Fed.

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  66. Perfect answer. I am just going to call this guy Horst Wessel.

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  67. Anybody watching the 30 for 30 on the Duke lacrosse rape hoax? Definitely isteve stuff.

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  68. I’ve noticed a lot of white hipsters in the anti-Trump demonstrations. I’d bet money a good number are vets of the Occupy Wall Street movement. Given this I think a good campaign slogan for Trump in addition to “Make America Great Again” would be “Opposed by the 1 percenters.”

    I would like to see the cognitive dissonance generated by Trump proudly proclaiming that he is opposed by the 1 percenters. You know it’s true. The Georgia sea island conclave proves it. So how would our young occupy crowd react to knowing that they are opposing the biggest enemy of the 1 percenters and making it more likely that their preferred candidate, Hillary, will be elected?

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  69. Wasn’t John Wilkes Booth an actor?

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  70. http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-VK5WpHkXATk/Trv6–2wbmI/AAAAAAAAAb0/THoHdB_F73k/s1600/1951.jpg

    ”looks”

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  71. The Horst Wessel Lied was the anthem of the Nazi party. It was written to commemorate Horst Wessel a young brownshirt killed by the reds. If you go back to the early 1930s, massive amounts of reds and nazis took to the streets and fought.

    I think if the anti-Trump movement continues to up the ante, you will see pro-Trump forces formed. My bet would be on war vets who seem to be behind him. I could imagine a Freikorps type group formed by these combat vets to protect Trump rallies from further disruption. As Patrick Swayze said in Road House, “it will get worse before it gets better.”

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  72. I know who Horst Wessel was, a street brawler made into a hero/martyr by the Nazis. If there is one thing the totalitarian left truly cannot stand, it is to be compared to the people they most resemble, Fascists and Nazis. It actually leaves them speechless, so the comparison should be made as often as possible.

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  73. What name is that under? I would like to watch it if possible. Thanks.

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    What did the nice young lady professor say?

    Oh, yeah, “I need some muscle over here.”

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  75. Former Child Star Tommy DiMassimo…

    He may be a former star, but he’s hardly a former child.

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  76. There’s a couple of Reddit forums dedicated to tracking Twitter threats to Trump. One is called Don’s Guard and the other is Trump Threats. I’m not sure what’s more shocking, the bizarre and extreme hate directed at Trump, or the general lack of grammar, coherence, and ignorance of the fact that it’s a Federal crime to threaten a presidential candidate.

    https://www.reddit.com/r/Donsguard

    https://www.reddit.com/r/trumpthreats

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  77. I know who Horst Wessel was, a street brawler made into a hero/martyr

    Now I am starting to understand why Horst and his buddies were needed. I imagine the reds in 1930 Berlin were a tad bit more unruly than even our Soros-backed protesters of 2016.

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  78. I saw that video. I believe it was posted on here either as a blog post or in the comments.

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  79. Are you saying the money was intended to fix potholes (the bait) but is being spent instead on fancy nitelites for the Beltline (the switch)?

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  80. I’d like to know what you think of the progressive-political view that verbal mistakes, minor slights, and other microagressions merit an angry reaction from the aggrieved party. Trump supporters are constantly subjected to protests and disruptions. Is it all surprising that one guy lost his cool?

    But, let’s be honest, we know the leftist cries out as he strikes you. “Quit violating the safe space on my knuckles! Your unbroken nose is triggering me!”

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  81. Does Steve really think Trump is presidential material? Charles Murray certainly does not, according to his writings on Twitter. What does Steve think about this story: “Trump offers support to a backer who committed violence, says he may pay legal fees” http://www.latimes.com/politics/la-na-trump-campaign-protests-20160313-story.html ?

    I thought it was funny how the only thing Steve Diamond (Communist, Israel) had to say in the thread about how leftist NAM mobs had shut down a Trump rally with political violence was to mention the same incident you did. You use the ammo you have, I guess, even when it’s just a slingshot. But it does little beyond declare your allegiance.

    Why should we care about one Trump supporter’s supposed malfeasance, when you don’t care about the crimes the leftist mob are committing?

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  82. Ok, he’s 22yrs old and in reasonable condition. Trump is nearly 50yrs his senior. What color is the sky in his world that he doesn’t make the connection that: 1. A non-invited protestor who has the added advantage of surprise by rushing the main speaker at the podium has the advantage. 2. That said main speaker who simply asserts “I paid for this microphone” and thus has him bodily removed is thus labeled a “bully”?

    Post-child stardom in hollywood can be a bitter hard life. What was that quote aledgedly attributed to John Wayne: “Life is hard. It’s harder if you’re stupid.”

    This Dimassimmo is a very, very stupid person.

    And yet, the MSM wasn’t so jubilant to interview BLM protestors after they confronted Hillary and Bernie at their meetings. Wonder why?

    Also, when the shoe is on the other foot, and a reporter covering a candidate’s event is manhandled accidentally (as was a reporter for Breitbart last week in VA) they go into full panic mode and attempt to file charges. In other words, when it happens to the media, then it isn’t so very funny but perhaps they could better understand the times of which we live in. Unacceptable behavior remains unacceptable behavior no matter who initiates it.

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  83. Wessel was a sociopathic thug, exactly like the Reds he faced on the streets of Berlin, most of whom switched over to become eager Nazi brawlers, once the political winds changed. I fail to understand why violent psychos are ever “needed”.

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  84. Sounds like Detroit values have come to Atlanta.

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  85. Wessel’s landlady had a problem with him, IIRC it was over rent, and that he was running hookers out of his apartment. her late husband had been a Communist, so she went to the local cell, but they passed on taking direct action. Instead the Ringverien, a sort of German Mafia, took up her problem. They ran the rackets and Wessel, felt secure in his Sturmabteilung membership in defying the gang. The Ringverein showed him otherwise.

    Not exactly a proud moment for anybody involved.

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  86. I see the pokey’s been good to him… Even starting to resemble fatter Brando now

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  88. Literally, yes. He could have knocked Trump off the platform and Trump could have cracked his head on the tarmac. Not everyone has the stuntman/judoka reflexes to tuck his chin in in that situation, let alone a senior citizen.

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  89. “What does Steve think about this story: “Trump offers support to a backer who committed violence, says he may pay legal fees””

    Sounds to me like Trump is a stand-up guy.

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    DiMassimo is an antiracist Hitler.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lKDeyuM0-Og

    Diversity is good! Diversity is a strength! Diversity is what makes the Middle East so peaceful!

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  91. Sorry, I should have more clear. Arguably the most popular program in Atlanta right now is the Beltline. It’s a project that is turning old rail lines around the urban core into a trail with parks. The bait in this case is that there was supposed to be lighting put around the eastern portion of the trail (the hip SWPL white neighborhoods). The switch is that the money is going to ??? and the lighting is being being funded by a Kickstarter campaign instead.

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    Why was my video post of the antiracist Hitler animation not accepted?

    It’s popular, professionally-made, not at all vulgar, and sums up the argument against mass immigration, “diversity” and “antiracism” very effectively. It displays the psychology of Dimassimmo types.

    If you don’t believe me, you can read the transcript below the video on YT, there is no violent or inflammatory material.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lKDeyuM0-Og

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  93. Trump would be a miserable president, maybe the worst ever, and I doubt he would make it to the end of his term. He’s be the first president who has nothing but enemies on both sides, and it would be entertaining watching him make a buffoon of himself on a daily basis…

    But…

    I am toying with the idea of voting for him, as I’m starting to feel that there is less and less chance, every day, of him being a Bilderberg shill; I will give The Donald that much.

    Donald Trump will do for the Republican party, what he did for the USFL; destroy it, and just as “a rising tide lifts all boats”, a receding one grounds them. Somewhere down the line the shockwave of his miserable presidency will probably take the Dems. down too, and combined, that may be worth my vote.

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  94. When 5 armed guards stop him 30 ft. away?

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  95. Yeah! I hear that Uncle Tim rooted for the Sharks over the Jets too!

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  96. Private industry needs to develop a facial recognition software database that employer’s can tap into to check if prospective employees have been hanging out with the wrong people. The last thing I want to hire is some SJW that uses lying and passive aggressive rent seeking tactics to exploit the man (me). Just pay your $5 and find out if they were a BernieBro or BLM loser and save yourself a lot of trouble and money.

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  97. Donald Trump is 6 foot 3. I’m 5 foot 9 maybe.

    That’s a flat-out lie and he knows it. I was a 6’3″ defensive end on my high school football team, and guys exactly like him were a major pain in my ass during plays.

    First time I saw him, I immediately thought, “he’s built just like those pothead linebackers from my high school, only bigger.”

    Some of the other players on my team used to say, “they don’t feel pain like normal humans.” I can tell you from repeated physical personal experience that guys of his build and mentality ain’t no picnic on the football field.
    The fact that the initial 3 SS guys obviously throwing everything that had into restraining him speaks volumes.

    And finally, one other aspect of the linebacker types like him whom I was around all through high school, was they were kind of ethereal, and a little bit crazy. Not evil crazy. Just stupid/deluded crazy. Like a clever, but not so smart Peter Pan.

    I guess that’s what you have to be to be a linebacker anyway. You have to be a little deluded to run full speed into a defensive line over and over again, and that’s about what he did with Trump, got his ass kicked, and all smiles afterwards. That’s the mentality of a linebacker.

    Anyway, he knows full well what he’s capable of, and probably overestimates what he’s capable of. No way did he think Trump was in any way capable of defending himself against Chubby But Still Muscular Peter Pan.

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    When 5 armed guards stop him 30 ft away

    Dude, he made it up to the part of the stage right behind the podium. There is a photo of him with both hands on the podium that he posted to show he was not holding a knife.

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  99. Trump would be a miserable president, maybe the worst ever, and I doubt he would make it to the end of his term. He’s be the first president who has nothing but enemies on both sides, and it would be entertaining watching him make a buffoon of himself on a daily basis…

    So let’s see… you anti-trumpites have been so great at predicting Trump’s success so far, that you’ve been emboldened to make yet another soon-to-be famous prediction, that he will fail while in office.

    I think perhaps you should reacquaint yourself with the word “buffoon.” I don’t think it means what you think it means.

    One thing is funny though. I consider myself middle-of-the-road politically, but I have noticed that in public, democrats are the most empathetic, while in private, they can be the most cold-hearted people I’ve ever met, all added up. Republicans, on the other hand, seem to lack some empathy in public, while in private they’re sometimes the biggest bleeding hearts for the downtrodden I’ve ever seen. By that, I mean *I* wouldn’t help people as much as they do.

    I often find myself muttering, “how can you call yourself a democrat, and be such a cold-hearted manipulative shithead?” As often, other times, I’ve muttered, “how can you call yourself a republican, and be such an easy touch for poor dumb idiots who brought most of their problems on themselves?” As well as “how can you give that much to a fucking charity? Being charitable is fine, but jesus fucking christ!! That’s too much!!!”

    That said, just thought I’d share things I’ve noticed, as well as giving you an idea of why there’s such a culture clash between republicans and gems. Repubs tend to act like they’re assholes, but they often aren’t. Dems act like they’re great people, and that’s often not the case.

    I guess the problem is if you’re trying to convey what a good person you are, it’s more devastating interpersonally to find you’re the opposite, while if you convey you’re an asshole, and you’re not, it’s a happy surprise. I guess that’s the edge Repubs have on the Dems in real life. And it’s probably why you’re wrong about Trump. I suspect he’s going to carry the office in a style reminiscent of Teddy Roosevelt. A famous admitted asshole who was privately a pretty good person, and fairly effective at building remarkable things that we still depend on today.

    The Mexican Wall is Donald’s Panama Canal.

    Getting it done wasn’t easy, it wasn’t pretty, but it’s a gift that just keeps on giving to all Americans to this very day.

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  100. What has this world coming to when Truth states a view I like and think is fairly likely?

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  101. This country is going full retard.

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  102. Sounds like it was influenced NYC’s Highline, which is a no-longer-used, elevated freight rail track that was turned into a garden that everyone seems to be impressed with. It’s like the Hamilton of gardens.

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    It’s clear that leftists like this kid want Trump to be president. They’re not really trying to prevent him from being president – they’re protesting and opposing him as if he were already president. Even when leftism is dominant, like it is now, it’s not comfortable with actually being in charge. It’s only really comfortable in opposing oppressive authority figures and being in a permanent revolutionary mode. Trump is sort of a pop culture caricature of such an oppressive authority figure, and he’s even sort of indulging them and playing the part in a campy way, which excites these people even more. They want Trump, they need Trump as president since it confirms their worldview and gives meaning to their lives as revolutionaries fighting unjust, oppressive authorities. It’s just not the same with Obama or leftists in charge, which ultimately only leads to cognitive dissonance and disillusionment.

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  104. “I think perhaps you should reacquaint yourself with the word “buffoon.” I don’t think it means what you think it means.”
    buf·foon.

    [bəˈfo͞on]

    NOUN

    1.a ridiculous but amusing person; a clown.

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  105. This country is going full retard.

    False premise. The country was at full retard by NAFTA and Monica Lewinsky. Your complaint should be “what took so long for rational people to react?”

    Answer: It’s hard to politically react with expedience when you’re working an okay paying job doing 50 hour days with a wife and kids, car payments and a mortgage. By Friday night, one of the last things on your list of things to do is go to some political meeting.

    Consistent political activism is for bored dumb rich people, and unemployable poor people.

    It’s not “the silent majority” who are pissed off now.

    It’s “the working majority.”

    Sorry if they’re a little late to the party, but now they’re all here, with more coming. By the way, airhead political dilettantes don’t usually fair very well when pitted against people who work towards realistic goals and stuff, in case you’re wondering who will win this particular contest.

    Enjoy your new President, and remember, “it’s the wall, stupid.”

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  106. How to make it through Komment Kontrol:

    1) Troll
    2) Post about blacks raping white women as a positive
    3) Be Whiskey
    4) Wring your hands about violence.

    No wonder MPC mocks you.

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  107. “No wonder MPC mocks you.”

    My life has no meaning anymore.

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  108. 2) Post about blacks raping white women as a positive.

    He’s got you Steve, that one gets through every time.

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  109. One thing is funny though. I consider myself middle-of-the-road politically, but I have noticed that in public, democrats are the most empathetic, while in private, they can be the most cold-hearted people I’ve ever met, all added up. Republicans, on the other hand, seem to lack some empathy in public, while in private they’re sometimes the biggest bleeding hearts for the downtrodden I’ve ever seen. By that, I mean *I* wouldn’t help people as much as they do.

    You’re not alone in this observation. Science!!!!

    Are Republicans stingy but principled while Democrats are generous but racist?

    “I wouldn’t put it quite so starkly,” said Stanford University professor Shanto Iyengar. He would prefer to call Democrats “less principled” rather than bigoted, based on his analysis of data collected in a recent online experiment that he conducted with The Washington Post and washingtonpost.com.

    As reported in this column a few weeks ago, the study found that people were less likely to give extended aid to black Hurricane Katrina victims than to white ones. The race penalty, on average, totaled about $1,000 per black victim.

    As Iyengar and his colleagues subsequently dug deeper into these data, another finding emerged: Republicans consistently gave less aid, and gave over a shorter period of time, to victims regardless of race.

    Democrats and independents were far more generous; on average, they gave Katrina victims on average more than $1,500 a month, compared with $1,200 for Republicans, and for 13 months instead of nine.

    But for Democrats, race mattered — and in a disturbing way. Overall, Democrats were willing to give whites about $1,500 more than they chose to give to a black or other minority. (Even with this race penalty, Democrats still were willing to give more to blacks than those principled Republicans.) “Republicans are likely to be more stringent, both in terms of money and time, Iyengar said. “However, their position is ‘principled’ in the sense that it stems from a strong belief in individualism (as opposed to handouts). Thus their responses to the assistance questions are relatively invariant across the different media conditions. Independents and Democrats, on the other hand, are more likely to be affected by racial cues.”

    To test the effects of race, participants in the study were asked to read a news article about Katrina victims. Some read a story featuring a white person. Some read identical stories — except the victim was black, Asian or Hispanic. Then they were asked how much assistance they think the government should give to help hurricane victims. Approximately 2,300 people participated in the study.

    Iyengar said he’s not surprised by the latest findings: “This pattern of results matches perfectly an earlier study I did on race and crime” with Franklin D. Gilliam Jr. of UCLA. “Republicans supported tough treatment of criminals no matter what they encountered in the news. Others were more elastic in their position, coming to support more harsh measures when the criminal suspect they encountered was non-white.”

    Democrats are generous with the public’s money but not their own, Republicans are stingy with the public’s money because they think of it as kind of their own, so when it comes to real life giving, it’s not a surprise that Republicans would be more generous than Democrats. Democrats reserve their generosity to their voting where they can get more virtue signaling bang for the buck.

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  110. He’s an Evangelical and fully Americanized.

    We don’t want him back here.

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  111. Steve, I can’t remember Tommy DiMassimo being a famous child star.. What shows or films was he in?

    Is this him? http://imdb.com/name/nm1669925/?ref_=m_nmbio_bio_nm

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  112. I’m glad you could type that from your fainting couch.

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  113. /pedantry: on

    That’s what hyphens are for. However, surely you err when you say he isn’t a former child – everyone is a former child :-)

    What I object to is the use of the word ‘star’ for a nonentity who has appeared for two minutes in a minor role is some daytime TV series nobody can remember. A star is someone like Greta Garbo or Humphrey Bogart. It’s typical of the debasement of our language perpetrated by (a) the media and (b) the left; not that there’s much distinction between the two.

    /pedantry: off

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  114. What is it with people who can’t pronounce the word “supremacist”? It always comes out as “suprem’ist” or “supreme’ist” with an elided fourth syllable. Maybe it’s part of his transethnic* schtick and he also says “axe” and “fo’ real.”

    *I understand transethnic to mean someone engaged in race LARPing (wiggers and weeaboos) and transracial to mean someone actually claiming to be another race (Dolezal).

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  115. I recommend Kaczynski’s analysis of what he terms ‘Leftism’: http://cyber.eserver.org/unabom.txt

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  116. Truth says: “Trump would be a miserable president, maybe the worst ever, and I doubt he would make it to the end of his term. ”

    wow, i could use some help soothsaying my future i.t.o. finance and love. would you care to offer your services?

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  117. Interesting how one must continually go to the overseas media to hear a discouraging word about progressives and/or their pets.

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  118. Amen, and amen!

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  119. Well, Horst died–killed by Communists; otherwise, point taken.

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  120. Yeah, and he has to give some serious thought to the fact that the very people he’s throwing things at now are the same ones he’s hiding behind when some else is looking to shoot his callow, trouble making ass.

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  121. https://youtu.be/A8UTj8lQJhY

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  122. Vote Vulgarian, Release the Kraken! I would if I could. Bernie can govern nice white folks, as president he’d have to deal with assorted major league assholes–he isn’t cut out for that whereas The Vulgarian… as with thieves it takes one to catch one. Donald The Vulgarian ftw!

    btw, Paglia supports Sanders but thinks Trump isn’t half bad

    btw btw: our Donaldette of sorts explains herself in (acceptable) English:
    http://www.germanjoys.eu/2016/03/frauke-petrys-english-a-solid-b.html

    A rather nice person.

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  123. she has a PhD in chemistry, btw, and got a medal for her research before they found out that she is a fascist.

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  124. You are correct Hefty: Only people who think like you should be allowed to speak. How about live; should they be allowed to live if they do not think like you?

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  125. everyone is a former child…

    My petulant four-year-old is not a former child. And he’s more mature than Mr DiM.

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  126. “When 5 armed guards stop him 30 ft. away?”

    That’s why it’s called “attempted,” genius.

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  127. Naturally the coward is hiding behind a policeman.

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  128. “Mulignans”

    Thank you – up until now I’ve only been able to spell this phonetically.

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  129. Repubs tend to act like they’re assholes, but they often aren’t. Dems act like they’re great people, and that’s often not the case.

    You might enjoy Paul Johnson’s book, _Intellectuals_. What you have said is it’s major theme. Also, of course, you are right.

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  130. Donald Trump will do for the Republican party, what he did for the USFL; destroy it,

    What an excellent statement. Agree with it 99 44/100%. I loved the USFL, and Trump utterly destroyed it. On the other hand, I hate the GOP, and I can’t wait for Trump utterly to destroy it. Trump!!

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  131. I’ve recently learned from sources best not named in this respectable venue that there was another such initiative, called The Lion’s Guard (tres cool), which was abruptly shuttered after the person initiating it on Facebook received a photo of his child’s school and an explicit threat to his family.

    Do you want to provide security protection to innocent people who are subjected to harassment and assault by Far-Left agitators? If so, you are welcome to join. That’s the mission – to protect innocents who can’t hire their own security guards. We are unarmed, but willing to forcefully protect people if need be. We are *defensive*, *protective* of innocents who are being beaten and harassed for their political views.

    And, a few hours later

    Someone just DM’d me a photo of my child’s school front accompanied by a ‘I’m coming for him’ message. I’m closing this account until safe.

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  132. “My life has no meaning anymore.”

    But, Steve, you still have your Jamesian wit!

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  133. Anonymous
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    It’s an anonymous forum devoted to insulting and mocking people, including public, non-anonymous figures.

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  134. A woman claiming to be DiMassimo’s aunt called in to the Michael Savage show and said his mom pulled strings to get him out of jail.

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  135. Troofie got the gold border! Congrats!

    Steve must have gotten a call from the EEOC…

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