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Outstanding 2-post combo.
 

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A sculpture of an inner-city black woman looking at her smartphone goes up in London:


Sculptor's black 'everywoman' erected on public art walk in London
Thomas J Price’s Reaching Out artwork becomes one of only three public sculptures of black women in UK

At 9ft tall and weighing 420 kilograms, she is impossible to miss but she is also strikingly ordinary – an antidote, the artist hopes, to chest-puffing and hero worship.

Sculptor Thomas J Price on Wednesday unveiled a public statue of a black everywoman. Like most of the rest of the world, she is on her phone. The artwork is called Reaching Out but the question remains, is it the viewer doing the reaching or the woman?

The work is deliberately not based on any particular woman. “I want this sculpture to be an opportunity for people to connect emotionally with an image of someone they might not have noticed before,” Price said.

“It is also about people being able to recognise themselves, or people they know.”

Price said the aim was to create something very familiar that challenged “all this grand triumphant sculpture” we normally see. “Often the most powerful person in the room is the person in the background, or fiddling, or not sitting bolt upright smiling.”

The sculpture has been installed at Three Mills Green near Stratford, east London, and is part of The Line, the city’s only dedicated public art walk, which follows the Greenwich meridian.

It becomes one of only three public sculptures of black women in the UK, the others being Mary Seacole outside St Thomas’s hospital and a representation of black motherhood in Stockwell. Both were the work of white artists.

Reaching Out would have been the fourth if the artist Marc Quinn had succeeded in persuading authorities in Bristol to keep his sculpture of Jen Reid, the Black Lives Matter protester, on the plinth emptied when Edward Colston was toppled.

Price has been sharply critical of Quinn, calling it a “complete stunt”.

He said he was shocked but not surprised by how few public statues of black women there are in the UK. “It is an astounding statistic but I can believe it.”

The Black Lives Matter protests have prompted much debate about public art and the lack of representation. The London mayor, Sadiq Khan, has announced a commission, looking at statues and street names, to improve diversity.

The issue came up again this week when it emerged Tate Britain had amended references to its Rex Whistler restaurant, which contains Whistler’s 1927 mural The Expedition in Pursuit of Rare Meats. It followed complaints about racist images in the mural including the enslavement of a black child and the distress of his mother.

Price, who was recently commissioned to create a statue for Hackney town hall to commemorate the Windrush generation, said Tate should consider painting over the mural. Or move the restaurant and use the space as a private room where people can go to explore the history of slavery.

“That mural needs to be recognised for what it is,” he said. “I just don’t think it is an excuse to say, ‘oh but it’s historical’.

“You have basically forced people to become complicit in the reinforcing of racist tropes and racist hierarchies, It is incredible that it hasn’t been picked up before, but perhaps there’s a positive – it shows how aware people have become of the things around them and we need this awareness in order to make any change, otherwise it is all lip service.

“Why are objects or paintings seen to be permanent? it is not the erasure of history it is thecreation of a new future.”

 

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Taking a drug test prior to getting a job? I've never heard of something so crazy /s

So to summarize, Joe:

1. Asked a black guy about drugs as an example even though they are talking about cognitive abilities.
2. Confirms that he is out-of-touch enough to not realize that many people have to submit to drug testing for their jobs.
3. Gets angry over a simple question

Maybe Burisma Holdings should have drug testing for their board members?
 
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A sculpture of an inner-city black woman looking at her smartphone goes up in London:


Sculptor's black 'everywoman' erected on public art walk in London
Thomas J Price’s Reaching Out artwork becomes one of only three public sculptures of black women in UK

At 9ft tall and weighing 420 kilograms, she is impossible to miss but she is also strikingly ordinary – an antidote, the artist hopes, to chest-puffing and hero worship.

Sculptor Thomas J Price on Wednesday unveiled a public statue of a black everywoman. Like most of the rest of the world, she is on her phone. The artwork is called Reaching Out but the question remains, is it the viewer doing the reaching or the woman?

The work is deliberately not based on any particular woman. “I want this sculpture to be an opportunity for people to connect emotionally with an image of someone they might not have noticed before,” Price said.

“It is also about people being able to recognise themselves, or people they know.”

Price said the aim was to create something very familiar that challenged “all this grand triumphant sculpture” we normally see. “Often the most powerful person in the room is the person in the background, or fiddling, or not sitting bolt upright smiling.”

The sculpture has been installed at Three Mills Green near Stratford, east London, and is part of The Line, the city’s only dedicated public art walk, which follows the Greenwich meridian.

It becomes one of only three public sculptures of black women in the UK, the others being Mary Seacole outside St Thomas’s hospital and a representation of black motherhood in Stockwell. Both were the work of white artists.

Reaching Out would have been the fourth if the artist Marc Quinn had succeeded in persuading authorities in Bristol to keep his sculpture of Jen Reid, the Black Lives Matter protester, on the plinth emptied when Edward Colston was toppled.

Price has been sharply critical of Quinn, calling it a “complete stunt”.

He said he was shocked but not surprised by how few public statues of black women there are in the UK. “It is an astounding statistic but I can believe it.”

The Black Lives Matter protests have prompted much debate about public art and the lack of representation. The London mayor, Sadiq Khan, has announced a commission, looking at statues and street names, to improve diversity.

The issue came up again this week when it emerged Tate Britain had amended references to its Rex Whistler restaurant, which contains Whistler’s 1927 mural The Expedition in Pursuit of Rare Meats. It followed complaints about racist images in the mural including the enslavement of a black child and the distress of his mother.

Price, who was recently commissioned to create a statue for Hackney town hall to commemorate the Windrush generation, said Tate should consider painting over the mural. Or move the restaurant and use the space as a private room where people can go to explore the history of slavery.

“That mural needs to be recognised for what it is,” he said. “I just don’t think it is an excuse to say, ‘oh but it’s historical’.

“You have basically forced people to become complicit in the reinforcing of racist tropes and racist hierarchies, It is incredible that it hasn’t been picked up before, but perhaps there’s a positive – it shows how aware people have become of the things around them and we need this awareness in order to make any change, otherwise it is all lip service.

“Why are objects or paintings seen to be permanent? it is not the erasure of history it is thecreation of a new future.”

They at least got the weight right for the average London black woman...
 

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The woman whose belly 'can't stop growing': Chinese villager's abdomen has ballooned 'uncontrollably' in the past two years due to a mysterious condition... and it's still expanding
  • The Chinese woman's belly allegedly weighs 44 pounds and is becoming larger
  • She says she has gone to see many doctors, but none could identify the illness
  • The villager from Guizhou struggles to walk, sleep or look after her two children
  • She has made a desperate plea for help, asking the public to fund her treatment
A Chinese woman has seen her belly grow 'uncontrollably' in the past two years due to a mysterious condition, according to reports.

The mother-of-two named Huang Guoxian says her abdomen weighs a staggering 44 pounds and is still expanding.

The 36-year-old resident of rural Guizhou Province has made a desperate plea for help through local media after the sizable mass made it impossible for her to sleep, walk or look after her son and daughter.

The impoverished villager hopes that she could raise £3,290 with the help of the public so that she could go to a specialist to get her condition diagnosed and treated.
Ms Huang lives in the village of Dazhi of Songqi Town outside the city of Anshun. Her story was reported by local newspaper Guizhou Urban Daily this week.

The parent, who weighs 121 pounds now, claims that her belly was flat two years ago, but swelled to the current size during the period for unknown reasons.

She says the growth initially felt painful and she sought medical advice. After taking prescribed medicine, the pain went away, but her belly carried on enlarging.

The housewife has gone to various hospitals in Anshun and provincial capital Guiyang in the hope of getting treated.

 

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How the fuck is any black woman going to see that when they're walking around on their smart phones?

Or anyone for that matter.

People don't have time for this, just wanna play candy crush on their lunch break.
 

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The woman whose belly 'can't stop growing': Chinese villager's abdomen has ballooned 'uncontrollably' in the past two years due to a mysterious condition... and it's still expanding
  • The Chinese woman's belly allegedly weighs 44 pounds and is becoming larger
  • She says she has gone to see many doctors, but none could identify the illness
  • The villager from Guizhou struggles to walk, sleep or look after her two children
  • She has made a desperate plea for help, asking the public to fund her treatment
A Chinese woman has seen her belly grow 'uncontrollably' in the past two years due to a mysterious condition, according to reports.

The mother-of-two named Huang Guoxian says her abdomen weighs a staggering 44 pounds and is still expanding.

The 36-year-old resident of rural Guizhou Province has made a desperate plea for help through local media after the sizable mass made it impossible for her to sleep, walk or look after her son and daughter.

The impoverished villager hopes that she could raise £3,290 with the help of the public so that she could go to a specialist to get her condition diagnosed and treated.
Ms Huang lives in the village of Dazhi of Songqi Town outside the city of Anshun. Her story was reported by local newspaper Guizhou Urban Daily this week.

The parent, who weighs 121 pounds now, claims that her belly was flat two years ago, but swelled to the current size during the period for unknown reasons.

She says the growth initially felt painful and she sought medical advice. After taking prescribed medicine, the pain went away, but her belly carried on enlarging.

The housewife has gone to various hospitals in Anshun and provincial capital Guiyang in the hope of getting treated.

Calling it now: COVID-20 outbreak this November is gonna be facehuggers.
 

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The woman whose belly 'can't stop growing': Chinese villager's abdomen has ballooned 'uncontrollably' in the past two years due to a mysterious condition... and it's still expanding
  • The Chinese woman's belly allegedly weighs 44 pounds and is becoming larger
  • She says she has gone to see many doctors, but none could identify the illness
  • The villager from Guizhou struggles to walk, sleep or look after her two children
  • She has made a desperate plea for help, asking the public to fund her treatment
A Chinese woman has seen her belly grow 'uncontrollably' in the past two years due to a mysterious condition, according to reports.

The mother-of-two named Huang Guoxian says her abdomen weighs a staggering 44 pounds and is still expanding.

The 36-year-old resident of rural Guizhou Province has made a desperate plea for help through local media after the sizable mass made it impossible for her to sleep, walk or look after her son and daughter.

The impoverished villager hopes that she could raise £3,290 with the help of the public so that she could go to a specialist to get her condition diagnosed and treated.
Ms Huang lives in the village of Dazhi of Songqi Town outside the city of Anshun. Her story was reported by local newspaper Guizhou Urban Daily this week.

The parent, who weighs 121 pounds now, claims that her belly was flat two years ago, but swelled to the current size during the period for unknown reasons.

She says the growth initially felt painful and she sought medical advice. After taking prescribed medicine, the pain went away, but her belly carried on enlarging.

The housewife has gone to various hospitals in Anshun and provincial capital Guiyang in the hope of getting treated.

Quaid. Gif


She looks like a giant Eye
 

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A sculpture of an inner-city black woman looking at her smartphone goes up in London:


Sculptor's black 'everywoman' erected on public art walk in London
Thomas J Price’s Reaching Out artwork becomes one of only three public sculptures of black women in UK

At 9ft tall and weighing 420 kilograms, she is impossible to miss but she is also strikingly ordinary – an antidote, the artist hopes, to chest-puffing and hero worship.

Sculptor Thomas J Price on Wednesday unveiled a public statue of a black everywoman. Like most of the rest of the world, she is on her phone. The artwork is called Reaching Out but the question remains, is it the viewer doing the reaching or the woman?

The work is deliberately not based on any particular woman. “I want this sculpture to be an opportunity for people to connect emotionally with an image of someone they might not have noticed before,” Price said.

“It is also about people being able to recognise themselves, or people they know.”

Price said the aim was to create something very familiar that challenged “all this grand triumphant sculpture” we normally see. “Often the most powerful person in the room is the person in the background, or fiddling, or not sitting bolt upright smiling.”

The sculpture has been installed at Three Mills Green near Stratford, east London, and is part of The Line, the city’s only dedicated public art walk, which follows the Greenwich meridian.

It becomes one of only three public sculptures of black women in the UK, the others being Mary Seacole outside St Thomas’s hospital and a representation of black motherhood in Stockwell. Both were the work of white artists.

Reaching Out would have been the fourth if the artist Marc Quinn had succeeded in persuading authorities in Bristol to keep his sculpture of Jen Reid, the Black Lives Matter protester, on the plinth emptied when Edward Colston was toppled.

Price has been sharply critical of Quinn, calling it a “complete stunt”.

He said he was shocked but not surprised by how few public statues of black women there are in the UK. “It is an astounding statistic but I can believe it.”

The Black Lives Matter protests have prompted much debate about public art and the lack of representation. The London mayor, Sadiq Khan, has announced a commission, looking at statues and street names, to improve diversity.

The issue came up again this week when it emerged Tate Britain had amended references to its Rex Whistler restaurant, which contains Whistler’s 1927 mural The Expedition in Pursuit of Rare Meats. It followed complaints about racist images in the mural including the enslavement of a black child and the distress of his mother.

Price, who was recently commissioned to create a statue for Hackney town hall to commemorate the Windrush generation, said Tate should consider painting over the mural. Or move the restaurant and use the space as a private room where people can go to explore the history of slavery.

“That mural needs to be recognised for what it is,” he said. “I just don’t think it is an excuse to say, ‘oh but it’s historical’.

“You have basically forced people to become complicit in the reinforcing of racist tropes and racist hierarchies, It is incredible that it hasn’t been picked up before, but perhaps there’s a positive – it shows how aware people have become of the things around them and we need this awareness in order to make any change, otherwise it is all lip service.

“Why are objects or paintings seen to be permanent? it is not the erasure of history it is thecreation of a new future.”

Why are we erasing British History (which includes invasions by the Norman's) for people who have been on these shores for less than, at best, 200 years.

Forget race. This is plain fucking stupidity. In History, the oldest shit is the most important! Regardless of feelings. Sick of it.
 

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Why are we erasing British History (which includes invasions by the Norman's) for people who have been on these shores for less than, at best, 200 years.

Forget race. This is plain fucking stupidity. In History, the oldest shit is the most important! Regardless of feelings. Sick of it.
It's another example of how an unremarkable aspect of black identity is now reframed as something profound and sophisticated.
 

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Someone who I didn’t know personally but had chatted with for years on social media and always got along with blocked me the other day. I was like huh that’s weird I haven’t been active on social media. I checked and I only posted like one thing in those several days and it was a dig at Antifa 😂

Not sure why people so defiantly continue to defend them.
 
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Beautiful.

And she's screaming "racist" and "harassment" and "white supremacist" because her shit backfired and has been ordered to pay $38k.

I GUARANTEE this grifter is setting up some gofundme to have her apologists pay for her blunder as she continues to do exactly to others what she claims to be the victim of.
 

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Beautiful.

And she's screaming "racist" and "harassment" and "white supremacist" because her shit backfired and has been ordered to pay $38k.

I GUARANTEE this grifter is setting up some gofundme to have her apologists pay for her blunder as she continues to do exactly to others what she claims to be the victim of.
I’ve said before so many of these people act like petulant children on every level. They can’t take being told no. Can’t handle being told “you lose.” And they simply can’t. They will stomp and scream and jump up and down and try to ruin the fun for everyone else just like kids do when they’re 6.

Poor parenting, it has to be.
 

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I’ve said before so many of these people act like petulant children on every level. They can’t take being told no. Can’t handle being told “you lose.” And they simply can’t. They will stomp and scream and jump up and down and try to ruin the fun for everyone else just like kids do when they’re 6.

Poor parenting, it has to be.
Oh look, another white supremacist racist harasser.



Also:


Damn that thread is a trash fire of all of these compassionate grifters being so compassionate that they hurl insults at everyone who doesn't instantly validate their fee fees:


Glorious!
 
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I am not an athiest but I am going to discuss your argument. An infinite amount of monkeys will eventually type out War and Peace just by random chance. You can't replicate that in a lab in the real world because you would need 10^1,000,000,000,000.... monkeys to do it. Arguing we should be able to create life in a lab is the exact same thing. The universe had billions of years, 100 to 200 billion galaxies, 100 billion stars in each of those galaxies, billions of planets in each galaxy to "randomly" create life. The scale is literally unfathomable, so even things with 1/10^1,000,000,000,000% chance of happening will happen many many times. You can't recreate that in a lab. Everything we can observe in the 500 years we have been able to observe in the universe compared to everything there was to observe since the big bang, is like a grain of sand compared to, well, the entire universe.
Quantum physicists / scientists believe we could be living in a simulation.
Crazy stuff really.
 

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Michelle Obama: Former US first lady says she has 'low-grade depression'

Former US First Lady Michelle Obama has said she is suffering from "low-grade depression" because of the pandemic, racial tensions and the "hypocrisy" of the Trump administration.

She said managing "emotional highs and lows" required "knowing yourself" and "the things that do bring you joy".

Mrs Obama said she has had difficulties with her exercise routine and sleep.

"I'm waking up in the middle of the night because I'm worrying about something or there's a heaviness."

"These are not, they are not fulfilling times, spiritually," the 56-year-old said. "I know that I am dealing with some form of low-grade depression.

"Not just because of the quarantine, but because of the racial strife, and just seeing this administration, watching the hypocrisy of it, day in and day out, is dispiriting."

She also said it is "exhausting" to be "waking up to yet another story of a black man or a black person somehow being dehumanized, or hurt, or killed, or falsely accused of something."

"And it has led to a weight that I haven't felt in my life, in a while," she said.

 

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The woman whose belly 'can't stop growing': Chinese villager's abdomen has ballooned 'uncontrollably' in the past two years due to a mysterious condition... and it's still expanding
  • The Chinese woman's belly allegedly weighs 44 pounds and is becoming larger
  • She says she has gone to see many doctors, but none could identify the illness
  • The villager from Guizhou struggles to walk, sleep or look after her two children
  • She has made a desperate plea for help, asking the public to fund her treatment
A Chinese woman has seen her belly grow 'uncontrollably' in the past two years due to a mysterious condition, according to reports.

The mother-of-two named Huang Guoxian says her abdomen weighs a staggering 44 pounds and is still expanding.

The 36-year-old resident of rural Guizhou Province has made a desperate plea for help through local media after the sizable mass made it impossible for her to sleep, walk or look after her son and daughter.

The impoverished villager hopes that she could raise £3,290 with the help of the public so that she could go to a specialist to get her condition diagnosed and treated.
Ms Huang lives in the village of Dazhi of Songqi Town outside the city of Anshun. Her story was reported by local newspaper Guizhou Urban Daily this week.

The parent, who weighs 121 pounds now, claims that her belly was flat two years ago, but swelled to the current size during the period for unknown reasons.

She says the growth initially felt painful and she sought medical advice. After taking prescribed medicine, the pain went away, but her belly carried on enlarging.

The housewife has gone to various hospitals in Anshun and provincial capital Guiyang in the hope of getting treated.

same girl, same.
 

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Michelle Obama: Former US first lady says she has 'low-grade depression'

Former US First Lady Michelle Obama has said she is suffering from "low-grade depression" because of the pandemic, racial tensions and the "hypocrisy" of the Trump administration.

She said managing "emotional highs and lows" required "knowing yourself" and "the things that do bring you joy".

Mrs Obama said she has had difficulties with her exercise routine and sleep.

"I'm waking up in the middle of the night because I'm worrying about something or there's a heaviness."

"These are not, they are not fulfilling times, spiritually," the 56-year-old said. "I know that I am dealing with some form of low-grade depression.

"Not just because of the quarantine, but because of the racial strife, and just seeing this administration, watching the hypocrisy of it, day in and day out, is dispiriting."

She also said it is "exhausting" to be "waking up to yet another story of a black man or a black person somehow being dehumanized, or hurt, or killed, or falsely accused of something."

"And it has led to a weight that I haven't felt in my life, in a while," she said.

She’s back to hating America like she was before her husband got elected president
 

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So I'm watching the 1976 film Network and there is this side plot about a leader of the U.S Communist Party talking about consolidating with the Democrats....

Can't find the exact scene but here she is in another scene from the movie...


screen shot
 

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Michelle Obama: Former US first lady says she has 'low-grade depression'

Former US First Lady Michelle Obama has said she is suffering from "low-grade depression" because of the pandemic, racial tensions and the "hypocrisy" of the Trump administration.

She said managing "emotional highs and lows" required "knowing yourself" and "the things that do bring you joy".

Mrs Obama said she has had difficulties with her exercise routine and sleep.

"I'm waking up in the middle of the night because I'm worrying about something or there's a heaviness."

"These are not, they are not fulfilling times, spiritually," the 56-year-old said. "I know that I am dealing with some form of low-grade depression.

"Not just because of the quarantine, but because of the racial strife, and just seeing this administration, watching the hypocrisy of it, day in and day out, is dispiriting."

She also said it is "exhausting" to be "waking up to yet another story of a black man or a black person somehow being dehumanized, or hurt, or killed, or falsely accused of something."

"And it has led to a weight that I haven't felt in my life, in a while," she said.


Welcome to the last 10 years of my life lady. I'd be more sympathetic if you and your husband didn't directly pour gasoline on the racial tension fire. Even though it's the most played out cut in cinema the only fitting shot for your husband's last day in office should have been you two walking away in slow motion with the country burning down in the background.
 

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So I'm watching the 1976 film Network and there is this side plot about a leader of the U.S Communist Party talking about consolidating with the Democrats....

Can't find the exact scene but here she is in another scene from the movie...


screen shot
Jesus this movie is showing the media court the extreme left and communists for ratings, and it's showing how news and false news is turned into a religion and used to rally the general public.

1976!

edit HA it's even saying the whole thing is being funded by Islamic foreign powers!
 
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Michelle Obama: Former US first lady says she has 'low-grade depression'

Former US First Lady Michelle Obama has said she is suffering from "low-grade depression" because of the pandemic, racial tensions and the "hypocrisy" of the Trump administration.

She said managing "emotional highs and lows" required "knowing yourself" and "the things that do bring you joy".

Mrs Obama said she has had difficulties with her exercise routine and sleep.

"I'm waking up in the middle of the night because I'm worrying about something or there's a heaviness."

"These are not, they are not fulfilling times, spiritually," the 56-year-old said. "I know that I am dealing with some form of low-grade depression.

"Not just because of the quarantine, but because of the racial strife, and just seeing this administration, watching the hypocrisy of it, day in and day out, is dispiriting."

She also said it is "exhausting" to be "waking up to yet another story of a black man or a black person somehow being dehumanized, or hurt, or killed, or falsely accused of something."

"And it has led to a weight that I haven't felt in my life, in a while," she said.

No.

Like that dumb woman on Twitter trying to ruin others and getting slapped down with karma and a $38k bill..


.. you're feeling that sword of Damocles wobble now that all your husband's nefarious and malicious antics are unravelling as documents become unsealed.

Deflect to skin-color and 'strife', right on cue.
 

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So I'm watching the 1976 film Network and there is this side plot about a leader of the U.S Communist Party talking about consolidating with the Democrats....

Can't find the exact scene but here she is in another scene from the movie...


screen shot
Yeah I watched that a few weeks back and was struck by the parallels between the Marxist terrorists in the film and BLM - I wonder if that’s intentional, a way to get under the skin of those who know about these things. Funny thing is I’m pretty sure no modern film would ever depict left wing terror so honestly.
 

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Yeah I watched that a few weeks back and was struck by the parallels between the Marxist terrorists in the film and BLM - I wonder if that’s intentional, a way to get under the skin of those who know about these things. Funny thing is I’m pretty sure no modern film would ever depict left wing terror so honestly.
Just finished it... I'm kinda awe stuck by the whole thing... it's laid out bare exactly what is happening right now with complete honesty. Do you think Trump is the Howard Beale character? Like he was always aaprt of this but over stepped his bounds?
 
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If you are triggered by a man not doing a Nazi salute then I have some bad news for you...
I think theyre triggered because she posted a picture with actual real nazis in it and refused to apologize.

I dunno, I doubt we will ever find a planet more perfect than Earth. I'll stay too if you don't mind ;)
Ok, stay with the losers. No skin off my nose, you do you. :p

Also, I just reported akilah Hughes for targeted harassment of Sargon of Akkad.
 

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Just finished it... I'm kinda awe stuck by the whole thing... it's laid out bare exactly what is happening right now with complete honesty. Do you think Trump is the Howard Beale character? Like he was always aaprt of this but over stepped his bounds?
Trump is Trump - I don't think you can map character-for-character. The themes however, the rhetoric, the behaviour, of the Marxists, is spot on.