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Cha

(298,313 posts)
4. It is quite something.. to have someone
Fri Oct 14, 2016, 06:52 AM
Oct 2016

like him(which is to say a rwinger) be singing the praises of the Obamas. His fellow rw pundits must be cringing.

Demsrule86

(68,929 posts)
7. Hillary Clinton is doing just fine and in 12 the race was much
Fri Oct 14, 2016, 08:03 AM
Oct 2016

closer than this one...perhaps you didn't remember that. Hillary is a fine candidate.

Neema

(1,151 posts)
12. To be fair, in 2012 the race was closer because the Republican nominee at least had a passing
Fri Oct 14, 2016, 09:33 AM
Oct 2016

similarity to a human being. We thought he was pretty odious at the time of course, and he was. But he looks almost appealing compared to Trump.

Demsrule86

(68,929 posts)
17. To be fair, I truly dislike posts that say Hillary is winning
Fri Oct 14, 2016, 02:56 PM
Oct 2016

only because of whom she is running against. It is untrue. None of the GOP worthless candidates could have beaten Hillary. The Gop starts deep in the hole every presidential election...as the country become more and more diversified. I am a proud supporter of Hillary and will cast my vote for her ...the first woman president...not against Donald Trump.

misterhighwasted

(9,148 posts)
11. Saying Obama has a 91% approval rating ..IN OHIO! He is speaking there this morning.
Fri Oct 14, 2016, 08:53 AM
Oct 2016

Early Morning Rally for GOTV.

Join President Obama at a Get Out the Early Vote rally in Cleveland!

Cleveland Burke Lakefront Airport, Bldg Gate 3
1501 N Marginal Rd Cleveland, Ohio 44114

Official event

As Ohio's early voting period begins, President Barack Obama will campaign for Hillary Clinton in the Buckeye State on Friday, October 14. He will urge Ohioans to go vote for Clinton and to support her agenda to build an economy that works for everyone, not just those at the top.

Special access tickets will distributed at the corner of Euclid Ave and E 30th St in Cleveland from 8am to 5pm on Wednesday and Thursday.

Doors open at 8:30 a.m. Space is limited.

This event is ADA accessible.
https://hillaryspeeches.com/scheduled-events/

Sophiegirl

(2,338 posts)
6. Yeah?
Fri Oct 14, 2016, 07:53 AM
Oct 2016

So, he's finally right about something.

I am in early mourning missing the Obamas. I love Mr. President, but Michelle Obama is the epitome of class.

TNNurse

(6,938 posts)
10. And Trump is one of the worst.
Fri Oct 14, 2016, 08:49 AM
Oct 2016

He has a limited vocabulary. He uses the same phrases and sentence structure every time he speaks.

If you listen (or I suggest read his comments, his voice is so annoying) you will see redundant phrases that go beyond campaign rhetoric. He clearly does not read much. If you do not read you do not learn. He has such a limited vocabulary of adjectives in particular. If you can stand to do it, analyze his statements and speeches.

We had solar panels installed this week. The guys who did the work had many skills, construction, electrical, and troubleshooting equipment they used. They both had greater vocabulary than Donald J. Trump.

brush

(54,000 posts)
15. I noticed that too, and he extends the length of his speches by repeating phrases . . .
Fri Oct 14, 2016, 11:16 AM
Oct 2016

over and over, probably because he doesn't have much real policy to talk about, and probably he knows that repeating things re-enforces the thought in his viewers minds.

Sorta like "crooked Hillary, crooked Hillary, crooked Hillary".

Sorta like Goebbel's big lie technique, repeat it over and over and over and many will believe.

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