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Not until well into the Democratic debate Tuesday night did the COVID-19 coronavirus come up, and it was Mike Bloomberg, not a CBS moderator, who raised it:

“The president fired the pandemic specialist in this country two years ago,” the former New York mayor said. “There’s nobody here to figure out what the hell we should be doing. And he’s defunded the CDC.”

Not 24 hours later, President Donald Trump, home from India, was in the White House briefing room, flanked by the nation’s foremost health experts, deputizing Vice President Mike Pence to head the task force to lead America’s battle against the spreading disease.

Yet, by Thursday noon, the Dow Jones average was down 3,000 points on the week, a 10% plunge from its recent all-time high.

Trillions of dollars in equity value had been wiped out. The great bull market of the Trump presidency may be history.

Though only 60 Americans are known to have been infected, and none has yet died, fear has begun to grip the nation as well as the world. Yet, as of now, the numbers don’t justify the emotion.

The death toll as of Thursday was 2,800, out of 82,000 cases of coronavirus worldwide. The great majority of these are in China, where the virus originated, though the disease has spread to every continent, with Italy and South Korea the hardest hit outside of China.

Whatever happens medically — the mortality rate of the virus is between 2 and 3% — it’s hard to see how the world averts a recession if COVID-19 is not soon contained and controlled.

Already, Democrats are piling on Trump for cutting funding for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and failing to reflect the seriousness of the threat. And the issue does present a challenge to Trump’s presidency. His handling of it may determine his stature as chief executive.

Yet the issue is also tailor-made for Trump.

First, the disease comes out of Xi Jinping’s China, not Trump’s USA.

Second, the president occupies what Theodore Roosevelt called the “bully pulpit,” the White House. He can use that pulpit daily to command the airwaves and inform, lead, unite and direct the nation during what could be a months-long crisis. And Trump alone has the power to declare a national emergency, should that be needed.

If Trump acts as a leader, urging unity in the struggle to contain the virus and discover a vaccine, the hectoring from the Democratic left, already begun, can come to be seen as unpatriotic.

Also, Trump’s probable opponent this fall, who would be in charge of preventing the coronavirus from spreading like the Spanish Flu of 1918-19, is Bernie Sanders. And what are Sanders’ credentials and plans?

Under “Medicare for All,” Sanders intends to nationalize the entire U.S. heath care system and abolish the private health insurance plans of 140 million Americans who now depend on them.

As for the pharmaceutical industry, uniquely situated to assist in the crash effort to find a cure for the coronavirus, Sanders will confiscate its profits and put those profiteers out of business.

ORDER IT NOW

Still, given the alarming news coming from countries all over the globe, there is a risk that by November, the U.S. and the world may have tumbled into a recession. Airlines are already canceling flights to and from Asia. Cruise ships are pulling into ports and off-loading passengers. Travel and tourism are suffering terribly. Schools are closing.

Chinese factories that produce essential parts for factories and finished products in the U.S., Europe and Asia are shutting down. Supply chains are being severed. Shortages are cropping up.

The Japanese are talking of canceling the Olympics. If the virus spreads here, the question arises: Will our two parties still hold their nominating conventions this summer in Milwaukee and Charlotte?

The chickens of globalization are coming home to roost.

In recent decades, America’s economic and political elites of both parties surrendered America’s economic independence for globalism, a new interdependence of nations, where we Americans no longer rely on ourselves alone for the vital necessities of our national life.

That decision is now being exposed as the folly against which Hamilton and economic nationalists always warned.

According to The Washington Post, critical ingredients of medicines and drugs, upon which many American lives depend, are made in Chinese factories now in danger of being shut down.

In the ongoing struggle between nationalism and globalism, the globalists are taking a beating. Like the Chinese and Japanese and Koreans, Americans are not going to be looking to the WHO or U.N. to ensure their health, but to their own nation-states. And if a pandemic threatens, transnationalism’s “open borders” ideology is not a policy that will bring universal acclamation.

Like Trump’s America, all nations, in this crisis, are going to put their own people first. As they should.

Patrick J. Buchanan is the author of “Nixon’s White House Wars: The Battles That Made and Broke a President and Divided America Forever.”

Copyright 2020 Creators.com.

 
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  1. anonymous[245] • Disclaimer says:

    “If Trump acts as a leader, urging unity in the struggle to contain the virus and discover a vaccine, the hectoring from the Democratic left, already begun, can come to be seen as unpatriotic.”

    Talk about sick, is there anything at this point that Mr. Paleonservative can see other than as an opportunity to play Beltway politics?

    “As for the pharmaceutical industry, uniquely situated to assist in the crash effort to find a cure for the coronavirus, Sanders will confiscate its profits and put those profiteers out of business.”

    Cure? How quaint. No, the pharmaceutical industry is uniquely situated to treat symptoms and syndromes. Isn’t that where those glorious profits come from?

    • Agree: GuestAug, utu, foolisholdman
  2. Anon[248] • Disclaimer says:

    If Trump were a real leader, he’d step up now and stop all international flights from landing in the US for 30 days, allow only outbound flights to carry passengers. All he cares about is the short term fall out and what it’ll do to the stock market, but if he doesn’t stop all international flights, the crisis will only worsen as more people from other infected areas like SK, Japan, Iran, Italy continue to fly into the US, and the economic fallout from an all out outbreak will be far, far worse.

    Now is the time for him to show some courage and step up as a leader, stop all international flights for 30 days, effective immediately.

    • Replies: @Wally
  3. Pat, you’re making it obvious that everything you know comes from a TV screen. What happened to you man? You used to have your own opinions and you expressed them well.

    • Replies: @anonymous
    , @Old and Grumpy
  4. GuestAug says:

    … nationalize the entire U.S. heath care …

    Oh, please!! The only change Sanders is proposing is taking out the private, for-profit insurance industry that is nothing but a middleman adding no value whatsoever to healthcare. Having a cartel of for-profit insurance companies skimming off 20% of the overall healthcare expenditures is what makes the US health care the most expensive in the world while contributing nothing to the quality of healthcare.

    Sanders is not talking about nationalizing drug companies, medical equipment makers, or hospitals. He wants to expand an existing, government-run medical payment system called Medicare to replace the middleman (the insurance companies). Nothing more.

    Sorry to break the news to you: Sanders is no socialist, if anything, he is an FDR-style social democrat desperately trying to save capitalism from self-destructing just like FDR did during the Great Depression.

    • Replies: @follyofwar
  5. SafeNow says:

    Trump blundered when he penny-pinched and dictated his proposed payment to the CDC. This is not a deal, a negotiation. This one is different. I know that “make a deal” is Trump’s default mode, but I did not realize that it operates without exception. Trump should have said, “Just tell me what you need. And, if it later turns out that it was not enough, just come back to me.” Bloomberg got this right when he said that Trump got the correct process exactly backwards.

    • Agree: El Dato
  6. JUSA says:

    Trump cares more about the stock market than anything else because he’s hitched his entire presidency to the rise of the Dow. He’s been fighting with Jay Powell for 3 years forcing him to keep the interest rate low to prop up the market, so he can use the market to prop up his presidency. The excess liquidity pushed the stock market to a level so high it is completely decoupled from main street. The Dow is no longer an indicator of the real economy, and has not been for a long time. It has been way overinflated. It needs more than a 10% correction. I think at least a 50% correction is in the works. The Trump economy is yet another house of cards.

    • Agree: follyofwar
    • Replies: @Rurik
  7. Tusk says:

    Pat should watch out as he’s in the high risk category.

    • Replies: @follyofwar
  8. simlepie says:

    Pat’s beginning to sweat.

    After all, an incumbent is an incumbent and he’s in the hot seat.

    Pat’s already trying to run interference…

  9. Ma Laoshi says:

    Funny guy, this Mr. Buchanan: talks stirringly about uniting the nation, only to descend into partisan pettiness the very next sentence. I can’t predict the future, but no this issue is not tailor-made for the USA, under Trump or anybody else. Before our eyes, at this stage the country is much too corrupt to still build airplanes, an American invention. And those are processes that can be planned years ahead; in the realm of disaster response, even after a mundane factory or dust explosion, it takes authorities weeks to merely tally the victims.

    Trump demonstrated his leadership by pawning off the dossier to VP Pence, who does not believe that pathogens can evolve. It has been true for many years that the US has only two ways of dealing with a crisis: foremost with violence of course. But when it comes to problems that cannot be bombed, where barking about The Troops doesn’t help: simply let it all happen, and then address it afterwards through prayer. The emotion of freely flowing tears for their loved ones, the boohoohoo why didn’t God solve it for us–that’s what Americans like, that’s who Americans are, so that’s how they’ll crack the Great Californian Earthquake as well.

    • Troll: Kolya Krassotkin
  10. Trump won the electoral college in 2016 by winning six states by approx 82K votes. This virus might kill his margin of victory from 2016. Alas, older and often less robust White Americans –his base–will probably disproportionately die from the virus. Trump should (finally) put his base first or the Left will be hounding him as private citizen in 2021.

  11. anonymous[245] • Disclaimer says:
    @Twodees Partain

    Mr. Buchanan’s (dwindling) fans refuse to see that he is now just part of the political puppet show, a quasi-sportsball, cliche talking head. Instead of moving on to the currently insightful writers, they loyally cheer for his old hits, as though they were at a concert by whatever remains of a rock band they liked back in high school.

  12. Realist says:

    Coronavirus Crisis Is Trump’s Time to Lead

    So far the only crisis is overreaction. The reaction by Tyler Durden of Zero Hedge is an excellent example.

    • Replies: @Justvisiting
  13. BuelahMan says:

    Problem. Reaction. Solution.

    Trump’s jews know what they are doing.

    Never worry. Trump is our hero.

  14. The superstitious Bible-thumping, Jesus-shouting moron whom Dear Leader Trump chose to head the effort is the same one who vastly worsened the AIDS epidemic as governor of Indiana.

    Pat also forgets we already have a nationalized health care system in this country that has delivered quality health care to millions for decades – when the government isn’t shorting its financing. It’s called the VA. Sanders is not calling for anything like it for the rest of us, however.`

    • Replies: @John Johnson
    , @AceDeuce
  15. RVBlake says:

    I think the most pertinent question that arises is will “our” two parties hold their nominating conventions in Milwaukee and Charlotte?

  16. @GuestAug

    If Sanders is not a Socialist then why does he call himself one? Does he not understand the term? Isn’t a Democratic Socialist still a Socialist?

    As for Medicare, it is Bankrupt, and, like all big government run programs, is unable to control its costs.

    If Sanders was really serious about providing healthcare to all Americans, he would not be advocating for open borders, a position which he used to reject.

  17. @Tusk

    As are Trump, Biden, Sanders, Bloomberg, and Warren – all over 70.

    BTW, did you see where the aged Pope coughed and blew his nose after (or before) shaking hands with the faithful and kissing babies.

    • Replies: @RadicalCenter
  18. @follyofwar

    Sanders have not advocated for open borders. That is a total lie. he believes in comprehensive immigration reform .His position on immigration is not dictated by likes of the Judeo Nazi Miller nor a Fascist bum like Bannon . He wants all americans to be treated equally and without prejudice and none of his policies are associated with stupid and divisive identity politics. he treats all Americans as equal .
    He is also a social democrat and not an orthodox Socialist. He never advocated nationalizing industries nor taking over any business by the government . His plan for medicare for all is not a take over but a rescue plan from the yoke of pharma and “health insurance” mafia and is slated for all Americans who deserve healthcare and education .
    The fear mongering by the low life Republicans and reactionary “democrats” will only strengthen Bernie for he is the only American patriot with the moral and political backbone to beat your clueless orange blubber ball.

    • LOL: Wally
    • Replies: @John Johnson
    , @Wally
    , @Rurik
  19. TGD says:

    I can see from the replies that the “neocon” and AIPAC network of Buchanan haters has been activated.

    Pat is correct that the problem is globalization, which has been a priority project of the “duopoly” since WW2. With a viral pandemic a distinct possibility, the light is now shown on “API” or active pharmaceutical ingredients. These consist of pharmaceutical intermediates and excipients, which are combined and further processed into the drugs that we use.

    Most of the APIs are now produced in China either by subsidiaries of non-Chinese companies or home grown Chinese companies. Allowing this to happen is insane but perfectly consistent with globalist ideology.

    • Agree: SteveK9
    • Replies: @anonymous
    , @foolisholdman
  20. “Trump’s Time to Lead”

    Lead?

    A man who can’t find the men’s room without assistance?

    • LOL: follyofwar
  21. Sanders voted to remove all exemptions from Vaccines.

    One of the best bits of info on the Corona Virus I have seen from Del Bigtree @ The High Wire.
    CORONAVIRUS: THE HIDDEN DANGER REVEALED.

  22. Antiwar7 says:

    Buchanan wrote Sanders plans to “abolish the private health insurance plans”.

    This is disingenuous in the extreme. Sanders plans to expand health care coverage, not abolish it. In other words, replace private insurance. To characterize replacement as abolishing, full stop, is dishonest. Those with truth on their side don’t need such dishonesty.

    • Replies: @Wally
  23. Wally says:
    @Anon

    In comparison, much ado about not so much:

    5 Reasons to Stop Freaking Out About Coronavirus:
    https://www.breitbart.com/health/2020/02/28/pollak-5-reasons-to-stop-freaking-out-about-coronavirus/#

  24. Having watched Trump’s press conference the other evening I think three words will come back to haunt him in the election.

    “Go to zero.”

    He said coronavirus is nothing to worry about and it might even be that cases in the US will go to zero. If I were running the campaign against him I would run an ad with these words non-stop as things get worse.

    “Go to zero.”

  25. corona-chan is only a threat

    to elderly “muh republik” scribblers.

    like Pat.

  26. @follyofwar

    I’d be more worried about bergoglio having some bishop’s body part in his mouth before kissing those babies.

  27. @NegroPantera

    Sanders have not advocated for open borders. That is a total lie. he believes in

    Provide year-round, free universal school meals; breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks through our school meals programs to all students regardless of immigration status

    How is that a total lie when he is offering 3 meals a day to the kids of illegals?

    • Replies: @NegroPantera
  28. @follyofwar

    If Sanders was really serious about providing healthcare to all Americans, he would not be advocating for open borders, a position which he used to reject.

    He also changed his position on suing gun manufacturers for the criminal use of firearms. This is like suing Ford for drunk driving. The scary thing is that “moderate” Biden is the biggest advocate of this route.

  29. @Observator

    Pat also forgets we already have a nationalized health care system in this country that has delivered quality health care to millions for decades – when the government isn’t shorting its financing. It’s called the VA.

    I wish Trump would go back to being an independent on health care. At least try to get more people insured. That’d be a better strategy since independents will decide this election, not Trump haters or Trump lovers.

    On health care and a few other issues he was more of a NY Republican before going to DC. Can’t say I’m a fan of him or anyone running against him. I enjoy how he antagonizes our liberal media but I’d rather see a return to both sides thinking critically about these issues. The right is stuck on the “free market” even when it clearly has problems while the left is stuck on race and gender. Something has to give. Both sides engage in muddled thinking and more people are waking up to this.

  30. Paul says:

    “Like Trump’s America, all nations, in this crisis, are going to put their own people first.”

    LOL. Pat, do really expect the corporate “healthcare” industry (the insurance industry, the drug industry) to put the American people first rather than profits?

    When you are spending more per capita than a number of other countries as does the U.S., and getting worse health outcomes, you are doing something wrong.

  31. anonymous[245] • Disclaimer says:
    @TGD

    “I can see from the replies that the “neocon” and AIPAC network of Buchanan haters has been activated.”

    Are you kidding?

    Please specify in this thread the negative comments preceding yours that indicate either a “neocon” or AIPAC perspective.

  32. @Twodees Partain

    He is in his eighties. Cut him some slack.

    • Replies: @Herald
  33. Donald Trump isn’t a leader. The USA is a shell of what it once was. The American healthcare industry provides management but rarely cures. No profits in healthy people I guess. Best thing is to hope its not a bioweapon, and the hype is bigger than reality. All the while Trump will be crying about his stock market rally fizzling, and will use the whole thing to dump Pence (our coronavirus point man) from the ticket. No doubt more trust the plan, 4D chess bull feces.

    A temporary blip in products from China streaming in might just be the bigger issue for The Donald. Just today I read there will be a shortage of bridal gowns. Bridezillas on a rampage will make a HIV induce pneumonia look like a walk in the park. Maybe Melania and Herve Pierre are sewing up a storm in the White house as I type?

  34. @John Johnson

    He is right about that. Children ,regardless of their status, should be offered free meals in their schools. The parents of these kids are the ones who plow the fields and work in farms and perform work that average American refuse to do and contribute greatly to the economy . But of course their sin is their skin color . had they been Irish ,Jew or any other white ones nobody would even say a word about them. One must be really sick and depraved to even consider starving children for their parents immigration status.

    • Replies: @John Johnson
  35. A123 says:

    Breaking News…

    Japan takes special measures against COVID19…

    PEACE 😇

  36. @follyofwar

    If Sanders is not a Socialist then why does he call himself one? Does he not understand the term? Isn’t a Democratic Socialist still a Socialist?

    As I understand it a socialist wants the government to control the “commanding heights” of the economy and to look after the rights of working people, whether they are working for the state or private firms. If that involves curbing in any way thought necessary, the rights of the capitalist class, so be it.

    A social-democrat (Democratic Socialist?), on the other hand, wants to ameliorate the worst excesses of capitalism without in any fundamental way disturbing the capitalist system. In other word to make capitalism work better for “everybody”. Like the Labour Party in the UK.

    As to why a social democrat would call himself a socialist, the terminology in which politics is discussed in the USA in particular and the West in general, is now so muddled, that even Hillary is frequently denounced as “Left Wing”!

  37. @TGD

    Most of the APIs are now produced in China either by subsidiaries of non-Chinese companies or home grown Chinese companies. Allowing this to happen is insane but perfectly consistent with globalist ideology.

    This is a logical result of the law of capitalism which puts the interests of the shareholder above all other considerations and the resulting concentration on the next 18 months’ bottom line. This is also fostered by the existence of too many hedge funds and insurance companies, providing pensions. These are all looking for maximum returns, which pressures companies into boosting, to the maximum extent possible, their share price. This, of course, is extremely detrimental to any sort of long term planning.

    • Agree: SteveK9
  38. @NegroPantera

    But of course their sin is their skin color . had they been Irish ,Jew or any other white ones nobody would even say a word about them.

    Irish and Jewish immigrants didn’t get 3 free meals a day for their kids.

    It’s not that we hate Hispanic children, the problem is that you are luring millions of them to come in and without regard for existing workers. A recent poll showed that most of Guatemala would come here if they could. That means the entire country would shut down if possible.

    FREE STUFF FOR EVERYONE IF YOU GET OVER THE BORDER

    That is what Bernie is advertising. That along with decriminalizing the penalty means de facto open borders.

    Polls have shown that Hispanics in border states want more restrictions on immigration when compared to White liberals. It’s not about race. It’s about guilt ridden White leftists that can’t say NO.

    I actually wouldn’t mind taking in more Guatemalans. But what I worry about is having a leftist like Bernie in charge when there is some crisis in Africa and demands we “only” take in a million refugees. Nothing is stopping the left from building their utopia in Africa. The US shouldn’t have to be the dumping ground of failed governments.

    Furthermore we all know that these White leftists never take refugees into their own homes and lilly White gated neighborhoods. They always go somewhere else.

    • Replies: @Reg Cæsar
  39. @Realist

    Zero Hedge is the moderate doomers.

    Meet the real thing:

    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCD2-QVBQi48RRQTD4Jhxu8w

    That guy thinks all the debate and discussion can be best described in two words:

    Too Late.

  40. AceDeuce says:
    @Observator

    The only ones who “vastly worsened” the “AIDS epidemic” are the IV drug user scum and the poofters who go around anonymously cornholing one another with merry abandon.

  41. Wally says:
    @NegroPantera

    The facts you denie:

    Communist Bernie demands and openly states:

    – Government controlled healthcare, private insurance would be banned = more taxes.
    – Government control of all energy, which essentially means controlling the entire economy = more taxes.
    – Unaffordable, unnecessary government controlled “Green New Deal” based upon absurd, debunked Communist fake ‘science’ = more taxes
    – Massive corporate taxes = less investment, capital moving elsewhere, less jobs, less choices.
    – Government controlled housing for everyone, including illegal aliens = more taxes.
    – No bail for criminals, who then repeat their crimes = more taxes for crime.
    – Increased pay for women who are already overpaid for less skilled, less demanded, less difficult jobs = more taxes.
    And imagine the already deteriorating Free Speech under Communist Bernie’s regime.

    Castro defending Bernie’s agenda is what it is; oppressive, authoritarian Communism.

  42. Wally says:
    @Antiwar7

    – Your desperate dishonesty is noted.
    – Bolshevik Bernie wants to ban private health insurance and force everyone into government run health insurance.

    Now please pay attention:
    Sanders Bill Makes Private Health Insurance Illegal: https://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2017/09/20/sanders_bill_makes_health_insurance_illegal_135047.html#!

    Here’s how Bernie Sanders’ ‘Medicare for all’ proposal would outlaw private healthcare plans: https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/opinion/heres-how-bernie-sanders-medicare-for-all-proposal-would-outlaw-private-healthcare-plans

    Medicare for All Would Abolish Private Insurance. ‘There’s No Precedent in American History.’ : https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/23/health/private-health-insurance-medicare-for-all-bernie-sanders.html

  43. El Dato says:

    Trillions of dollars in equity value had been wiped out.

    Nothing has been “wiped out”. Inflated expectations driven by printed money and dumb algorithms have been scaled back. Get read for more reality.

  44. Rurik says:

    The chickens of globalization are coming home to roost.

    Six million was not enough for Pat Buchanan!

    In the ongoing struggle between nationalism and globalism, the globalists are taking a beating. …

    And if a pandemic threatens, transnationalism’s “open borders” ideology is not a policy that will bring universal acclamation.

    Like Trump’s America, all nations, in this crisis, are going to put their own people first. As they should.

    Nationalism (America first) = gas chambers.

    But for some people, six million was not enough, it seems.

    >><<

    As for the virus, it could be a convenient development for the PTB.

    The market has been getting 'quantitatively eased' ever since they bailed out the swindlers of 2008. The Fed has been pumping up ((Wall Street)) with irrational exuberance based on nothing but greed.

    The virus looks like it will be used as the pretext for a correction, that had to come. (unsustainable means unsustainable)

    If the virus is also used to bolster a nascent and burgeoning nationalism = (Nazism/racism/gas chambers) across the ((dying)) West; then it only means that Himmler’s ghost still lingers.

    Bernie is for open borders, and cynically sows racial hatred and division, by saying things like ‘white people have never known poverty’, while he buys multi-million dollar vacation homes in Whitopia – to escape the groids he panders to.

    He would take America’s guns, and impose gulags for people like me. (to the quiet cheers of many people on this board ; )

    Trump is Zion’s bitch, but even so, he’s better than the alternative.

    • Replies: @anonymous
  45. Rurik says:
    @NegroPantera

    Sanders have not advocated for open borders. That is a total lie.

    he supports amnesty and a ‘path to citizenship’ for all illegal invaders. So it’s a de-facto open border policy, (with freebies for all who invade).

    He wants all americans to be treated equally and without prejudice and none of his policies are associated with stupid and divisive identity politics. he treats all Americans as equal .

    “Bernie Sanders not only supports Affirmative Action, he received a 97% by the NAACP on Affirmative Action. This score has been interpreted as extremely pro-Affirmative Action.

    https://www.republicanviews.org/democratic-views-on-affirmative-action/

  46. Rurik says:
    @JUSA

    The excess liquidity pushed the stock market to a level so high it is completely decoupled from main street. The Dow is no longer an indicator of the real economy, and has not been for a long time. It has been way overinflated. It needs more than a 10% correction. I think at least a 50% correction is in the works. The Trump economy is yet another house of cards.

    The current stock market bubble is no different than the housing bubble of 2008. All of these bubbles are orchestrated by the Fed, (doing the opposite of their charter), by pumping easy money into the markets and investment banks. (Goldman Sachs, et al).

    As always, Main Street is looted so that the Fed can pour endless buckets in the $lop trough for the pigs of Wall Street to slurp.

    You’re only mistake in this is by singling out Trump. They’re all just as guilty.

    And most of all the Fed, whose very raison d’etre, is to protect the value of the dollar, protect the markets, and protect the economy. And they use that power to do the exact opposite, in order to enrich themselves and their buddies on Wall Street, to the detriment of everyone else.

    Such a deal!

  47. anonymous[245] • Disclaimer says:
    @Rurik

    “Trump is Zion’s bitch, but even so, he’s better than the alternative.”

    ——> Vote Team Red

    -—-> More of the same.

    • Replies: @Rurik
  48. Rurik says:
    @anonymous

    ——> Vote Team Red

    -—-> More of the same.

    umm, as bad as Trump undoubtably is,

    if middle America had stayed home, or voted for Hillary..

    we would have no more Second Amendment today (fool)

    And that is the codified freedom (for now) that protects all the rest.

    Hillary would have appointed radical, anti-white, identity-politics, Orwellian scumfucks to the Supreme Court. It would have been over. The fat lady would have song.

    I can’t say ‘we’d’ be a war with Russia, because the ZUS government would be at war with all freedom-loving Americans, at the same time they were menacing Russia, as the Middle East was in flames.

    Trump is ending the war on Afghanistan. The war hag would have escalated all the wars, and started a few more to boot.

    From the people burned alive at Waco, to the war of aggression on Serbia (when she was in the White House), to the destruction of Libya and the war crimes and atrocities committed against Syria, that psychopathic bitch would have been ensconced in power with zero obstacles to her absolute reign of terror on all Muslim nations, and the Deplorables here at home.

    The Second Amendment would have been canceled, the guns would have been confiscated. Only a complet idiot could fail to see that glaring and obvious truth.

    We all know ((they)) want the guns. It’s beyond ‘duh’ obvious. They took them at Katrina, when citizens needed them most.

    Just look at the treasonous scum Trump has routed out of the federal law enforcement and ‘intelligence’ services, which would have all been aligned perfectly under that uber-corrupt, bloodthirsty cow’s authoritarian command.

    We have no idea just how close we all were to knowing exactly what it’s like to be a Palestinian, in real time.

    If Hillary could cackle so ebulliently over the torture and lynching of Africa’s best leader, how much sleep to you think she’d lose over a few tens of thousands of white, conservative, (irredeemable) American gun owners resisting being forcibly disarmed?

    I certainly don’t like Trump, and in fact, I despise many things he’s done. But the truth remains that his judicial appointments, and the treasonous rats he’s routed out of the halls of power, have been significant, and monumentally so when you consider the alternative; Hillary Clinton.

    America is doomed. The tribe has their fangs far too deep into its jugular for it to possibly survive long into the future. The only question is how long do we have, before it’s too late to get out. Trump’s defeat of Hillary, has undoubted bought us all a little more time. And for that, we can thank those ‘team red’ voters, who got off their arses, and rejected apathy, and voted, and thereby prevented a full-scale civil war in this nation, at least for now..

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  49. @John Johnson

    It’s about guilt ridden White leftists that can’t say NO.

    Don’t confuse cynicism with guilt. They don’t hate themselves; they hate you.

  50. @Rurik

    We have no idea just how close we all were to knowing exactly what it’s like to be a Palestinian, in real time.

    Palestinians will be happy to take your guns. Nidal Hasan is typical of the race. As is Sirhan Sirhan.

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