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Had to happen: Democratic presidential
candidate proposes China-style social
credit system here

American Thinker, by Monica Showalter

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Posted By:JoniTx, 11/18/2018 12:41:33 PM

Leftists always insist that their proposals for socialism will be nothing like what´s found in communist hellholes way down the rapids to the falls. But somehow, the opening ideas are always the same. So here we have a well-meaning Democratic candidate for president in 2020, entrepreneur Andrew Wang, who´s proposing an idea that´s already being implemented in China and Venezuela. According to the Daily Caller: New York entrepreneur and Democratic 2020 candidate Andrew Yang wants to implement a system in which a government-run mobile app rewards Americans with “digital social credits” (DSCs) for good behavior. Americans would receive DSCs under

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua, 11/18/2018 12:55:46 PM     (No. 11836069)

This isn´t governing. Its control, but that is what leftist government is all about.

No thanks.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: earlybird, 11/18/2018 12:56:35 PM     (No. 11836070)

He’s Yang, not Wang. We meet another one racing to climb into the Dems’ 2020 Volkswagen full of clowns.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: earlybird, 11/18/2018 12:57:10 PM     (No. 11836072)

Left something out:

Loopy.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: JediJerry, 11/18/2018 1:22:07 PM     (No. 11836097)

Give the guy max DSCs for complete stupidity.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Stencil, 11/18/2018 1:32:54 PM     (No. 11836107)

It’s like combing Facebook, Yelp, and the IRS. This is the kind of thinking that should scare the daylights out of reasonable citizens.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Thos Weatherby, 11/18/2018 1:38:25 PM     (No. 11836114)

I don´t want another credit score, I´m holding out for a tattooed barcode or something.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Dirtyjersey, 11/18/2018 1:39:19 PM     (No. 11836115)

File this under “Plan #8,234 to repackage totalitarianism as a good thing.”

The left simply can’t stand that you want to live your life without them. They are convinced that they can decide your life better than you can. And if you disagree, that’s proof that you’re decision-making is wrong.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Sandbar, 11/18/2018 1:46:38 PM     (No. 11836124)

So if I tweet the party line, I can have an 800+ social justice warrior rating? Wow!! Sign me up!!! Do I get some kind of badge to wear?

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Reply 9 - Posted by: NYbob, 11/18/2018 1:58:17 PM     (No. 11836134)

Every Rat thinks THEY are going to be on the Politburo Bureau or at least Block Captain. The reality is, like every tyranny that history has ever seen, is that as soon as their stupidity is no longer useful they will be disposed of, and I don´t mean simply ignored.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 11/18/2018 3:08:43 PM     (No. 11836191)

Yang´s brain belongs locked in a dungeon.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: RenoVet68, 11/18/2018 3:09:42 PM     (No. 11836192)

Two words: Brown University

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Ribald1, 11/18/2018 3:35:31 PM     (No. 11836217)

The suckers that use dolt phones will lap this up.
They already spend all day informing Google or Apple of everything they do and say, along with exactly where they go and what they buy in real time 24/7/365.

Those gullible saps probably even believe that a similar system is not already in place and operating even though Google built the system the Chinese are using.
So, when you see one of the sheep being led around by their portable TV waste no pity on them, for they want this.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: bigfatslob, 11/18/2018 4:10:49 PM     (No. 11836241)

The wacky left has finally moved from everybody gets a plastic participation trophy to this.
Next words will be "we own you".


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Reply 14 - Posted by: dvc, 11/18/2018 4:17:21 PM     (No. 11836246)

Dangerous, dangerous people.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Omen, 11/18/2018 5:01:06 PM     (No. 11836276)

At this point are any of dem not running in 2020?

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Reply 16 - Posted by: JimBob, 11/18/2018 5:30:43 PM     (No. 11836289)

#15, I saw what you did!

..... and no, dey ALL bee´s runnin´ in 2020!

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Reply 17 - Posted by: rolfnader, 11/18/2018 8:54:18 PM     (No. 11836467)

So, if you don´t get enough Social Media coins , you just won´t be able to buy groceries this week. We´ll check your score in 72 hours to see if you´ve accumulated enough for a pizza.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: jimjr, 11/19/2018 1:16:44 PM     (No. 11837205)

If you can stand it, watch Season 1, Episode 7 of "The Orville" called "Majority Rule". If you can´t stand anything Seth McFarlane has his hands in, read the review on imdb.com [https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6845666/?ref_=ttep_ep7]


Further summing the episode up, if your "thumbs-down" score exceeded a predetermined amount you had to submit to an "electronic lobotomy" or be summarily executed. All for the good of society, to be sure.


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