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Retreat of the Democrats Grows Hard
To Disguise After Indictment of Flynn

New York Sun, by Conrad Black

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Posted By:Drive, 12/6/2017 7:01:21 AM

It is hard to believe that Trumpophobic idiocy can plumb depths more profound than it has reached in the last few days. Just as the Russian-collusion argument, which was never supported by anything except Hillary Clinton’s sulky evasions of her own responsibility for her electoral defeat, was sinking beneath the ripples the Trump-hating press had strenuously created for it, the Flynn indictment came. To anyone with any legal insight, such as Alan Dershowitz, Trey Gowdy, and Andy McCarthy (one of them should be the attorney general), it was the barefaced admission by Special Counsel Robert Mueller that, after nine months

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: LoneVoice, 12/6/2017 7:26:44 AM     (No. 11472006)

FTA:
"America deserves a dignified chief and a loyal opposition."

We tried "dignified." That only brought contempt at best from the disloyal opposition.

I´m far happier with an unconventional but effective chief who is winning against a practically treasonous opposition.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Lftrn97, 12/6/2017 8:00:15 AM     (No. 11472025)

Rooney was dignified and useless

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Reply 3 - Posted by: MoBeef4u, 12/6/2017 8:01:52 AM     (No. 11472026)

As long as the Left continues it´s deranged attacks, Trump will continue to tweet-action that assists said Left in it´s race to irrelevance and oblivion. I can live with that.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: MoBeef4u, 12/6/2017 8:02:54 AM     (No. 11472028)

Sorry- its not "it´s". I do know better.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 12/6/2017 8:10:10 AM     (No. 11472035)

Conrad Black is giving VDH a run for his money as one of the great, fun, brilliant contemporary political writers of the moment.
Agree or don´t but this is really good stuff for those who struggle to make sense of the world of D.C.

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MSNBC’s synchronized foamers-at-the-mouth, Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski, tried to breathe new air into the flat tire of the 25th Amendment for replacing mentally and physically incompetent presidents.

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Thanks for posting this treasure trove of clarity and wit.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: smcchk, 12/6/2017 8:51:47 AM     (No. 11472084)

Appoint a new AG (recommendations included in article) and fire Mueller, POTUS! MAGA

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Lucky5, 12/6/2017 9:40:50 AM     (No. 11472131)

Good article. I agree with Conrad about PT toning down the tweets against people that offend him greatly, like Mika and Joe and that basketball Dad. I agree with what he said, but it shows his more petty and vindictive side.
Better to keep that off the radar.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 12/6/2017 9:41:00 AM     (No. 11472132)

Trump seems to be enjoying the self induced Mueller, media and Democratic Party implosion. We are winning and the Trump train´s momentum is slowly, yet now perceptively increasing. I am starting to suspect the slow germinating seed of AG Sessions may start to sprout its timid bud above ground soon. As we close out the year of Trump the "Rookie", we are about to enter the years of Trump the "Pro". If Roy Moore is elected to the Senate, we will probably hear the groaning strain of it all. But, no matter what, we are winning this thing.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: bobgray2, 12/6/2017 10:10:59 AM     (No. 11472172)

But it is so much fun to watch. We finally have a President that knows who and what the enemy is and isn´t afraid or reluctant to fight back. The left cannot be allowed to continue to attack our country, it´s values, it´s culture, and it´s people, without a responding in kind.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: dvc, 12/6/2017 11:22:48 AM     (No. 11472263)

Their "fantasy Christmas present" turns out to be a Mueller-wrapped empty box.

No there, there. No collusion.

Trump will be President for at least 4 years of there will be a civil war, and not the kind with only words.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: jeffkinnh, 12/6/2017 11:45:12 AM     (No. 11472283)

For every tweet that Trump colors a bit outside the lines he targets 20 to great and exact effect.

Mr. Black would have Trump be timid, as W Bush was in addressing critics. That got W what? Nothing except scorn. The "loyal opposition" sensed weakness and took full advantage of it, constantly eroding Bush.

That helped to usher in BO.

The battle is NOT yet won. The media has not retreated. It is stupid but tenuous. Trump continual assault, simply pointing out their bias and lies, prevents them from rebuilding their status. Sure, it makes them nuts but it is necessary and they are doing it to themselves because they absolutely refuse to reform themselves.

The dems and the Left have not backed down. They are amazingly powerless but squall and drool (especially Nancy Pelousy) like a teething infant. Trump again blatantly points out their foolishness and infantilism.

The deep state is still trying to get Trump. Mueller is sinking into his own muck and having to dismiss rabid anti Trump people on his own team of biased dems. He has nothing about Trump, nothing about the election, and nothing about Russians yet he plods on about trivial lies (about legal acts) that Hillary´s people make a standard MO (about ILLEGAL acts) and paid no penalty for.

We haven´t won yet. Further, Trump has shown very considerate and balanced treatment of people who show him the respect his office deserves. His Asian tour proves that. If Trump is tweeting against someone they probably darn well deserve it.

Mr. Black wishes for a loyal opposition. Good luck with that. They are the ones attacking on all fronts. Lecture them and when they clearly come around, only then criticize President Trump for excesses. I´ll bet you will find there will be no need.


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Reply 12 - Posted by: Butch, 12/6/2017 3:27:59 PM     (No. 11472522)

I´m still not tired of winning. Move the embassy in Israel, CHECK! Clean up the Deep State, IN GEAR. Tax reform, COMING SOON. Serious immigration enforcement, CHECK.

And to think it´s only Wednesday. I can hardly keep up with our 70-year-old prez. I like Lord Black´s take on the unfolding fiasco that is the Deep State.

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