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I don't think I've ever seen an anatomically correct gingerbread cookie. Guess I shop at all the wrong bakeries.

Is there an over/under on whether Carlson is secretly gay?
Googling "anatomically Correct Gingerbread Men" brings up this page:

https://www.google.com/search?q=anat...w=1440&bih=708

A lot of them are what you expect, but I'm surprised at the number of witty "Visible Man" examples.
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Old 12-20-2018, 09:33 AM
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What's the over/under whether he's a top/bottom?
I see what you did there.
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Old 12-20-2018, 09:35 AM
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Kramer, a Maryland telecom worker, got the idea to crowdfund the wall when he saw a sign listing deaths from fentanyl and other opioids. Angry about illegal drugs smuggled across the Mexican border, he decided to try and fund at least part of the wall through crowdfunding.
Wait, fentanyl is coming from Mexico?
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What's the over/under whether he's a top/bottom?
I'm not 100% sure I'm catching what you're pitching, are you sure it's over home plate?
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Old 12-20-2018, 09:56 AM
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I don't think I've ever seen an anatomically correct gingerbread cookie. Guess I shop at all the wrong bakeries.

Is there an over/under on whether Carlson is secretly gay?
Has anyone pointed out to Tucker that gingerbread men are clearly cookies of color?
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Old 12-20-2018, 10:00 AM
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I like Ginger bread men. Does that make me Cis-Ginger?
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Old 12-20-2018, 10:01 AM
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I'm not 100% sure I'm catching what you're pitching, are you sure it's over home plate?
The batter got jammed by a backdoor slider, nubs a dribbler back to the mound.
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Old 12-20-2018, 10:09 AM
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It is going to be really difficult watching baseball, going forward.
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Old 12-20-2018, 10:24 AM
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Kramer, a Maryland telecom worker, got the idea to crowdfund the wall when he saw a sign listing deaths from fentanyl and other opioids. Angry about illegal drugs smuggled across the Mexican border, he decided to try and fund at least part of the wall through crowdfunding.
Wait, fentanyl is coming from Mexico?
Forget it, he's rolling.
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Old 12-20-2018, 01:57 PM
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Dang, I could really go for a gingerbread schlong right now. Skipped breakfast.
Maybe grab a dickerdoodle to tide you over?
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Hey, we haven't had Gohmert in here for a while. Here he is defending the DHS family separation policy:
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Parents are separated from children every single day of every year... Mueller did it, & I know he's a hero to some folks around here, he did it to Manafort -- separated him from his 2 beautiful children. It happens.
Those beautiful children are in their 30's.
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Old 12-20-2018, 04:34 PM
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But very, very sensitive, I'm sure.
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Old 12-20-2018, 06:18 PM
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Geraldo says, via Twitter, that it's unconstitutional to not watch Tucker Carlson.

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Boycotting shows is attempted mind & thought control, intimidation (of producers & advertisers), flagrant censorship and an assault on the spirit and intent of the First & Fifth Amendments.
Clearly the man left his intellect in Al Capone's vault.
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Waste of a vault. He could have left it on the head of a pin.
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Old 12-20-2018, 07:58 PM
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I don't think I've ever seen an anatomically correct gingerbread cookie. Guess I shop at all the wrong bakeries.
I have. And that's why my father was no longer allowed to decorate Christmas cookies.
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I have. And that's why my father was no longer allowed to decorate Christmas cookies.
Now that is funny.
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Old 12-20-2018, 08:35 PM
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Geraldo says, via Twitter, that it's unconstitutional to not watch Tucker Carlson.



Clearly the man left his intellect in Al Capone's vault.
More to the point:

The party of unrestricted private enterprise is shocked and horrifed when private enterprise begins to turn against them.

They tore down the Fairness Doctrine and now they're utterly fucking gobsmacked when companies no longer want to play "fair" to the extent of just giving them a platform, come Hell, high water, or boycotts. I'm not especially fond of the Fairness Doctrine myself in the modern media landscape, but you have to acknowledge the utter lack of self-awareness which is undergirding their thought processes here.

You can't gerrymander a boycott, dumbshits. If you're too unpopular to convince a company to keep you, guess what: You don't get kept!

Expecting the media to support you against the gays, for example, only works when you're worth more money to them than the gays and the allies are. The moment that balance tips, and it tipped years ago (but within my lifetime), you're gone, relegated to third-tier media outlets and websites most normal advertisers won't touch, so you can stew in your incestuous fucking circle-jerk you call the Moral Majority without a hint of fucking irony. You're out there with the Mormons, living in a parallel universe most of your kids are desperate to escape.
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Old 12-20-2018, 10:37 PM
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Katrina Pierson wants to know why John McCain won't answer her questions about the Steele dossier.

I can think of at least one reason.
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Katrina Pierson wants to know why John McCain won't answer her questions about the Steele dossier.

I can think of at least one reason.
She's brain dead?
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Old 12-20-2018, 11:44 PM
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She's brain dead?
Alright, I can think of at least two reasons.
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Remember Mr. Law and Order, who campaigned in the Georgia Goobernatorial primary in the deportation bus? Yeah... https://www.ajc.com/news/local/forme...uJhQPu5ANuRbJ/
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Katrina Pierson wants to know why John McCain won't answer her questions about the Steele dossier.

I can think of at least one reason.
Distracted by the holidays?
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Electoral College Trump: We're going to build the most beautiful steel slats!

MAGAbots: Build The Steel Slats, Build The Steel Slats!

ECT: And who's going to pay for them?

MAGAbots: We Are!

ECT: AND WHO'S GOING TO PAY FOR THEM?

MAGAbots: WE ARE! WE ARE!

ECT: AND WHO'S GOING TO PAY FOR THEM?

MAGAbots: WE ARE! WE ARE!
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Michael Cohen says he arranged a $1.8 million payout to the pool boy Jerry Falwell Jr. "befriended" in 2012.

This is beyond parody.
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The man behind a GoFundMe campaign that has raised $11 million to build Trump's wall also ran a conspiracy-theory page that got kicked off Facebook

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The man behind a GoFundMe campaign that has raised $11 million in private money to build President Donald Trump's proposed US-Mexico border wall also ran conspiracy-theory websites and a related Facebook page that was kicked off the platform in October.

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NBC News reported on Thursday that Kolfage used to run a Facebook page called "Right Wing News" that was culled in October when Facebook deleted 559 pages for what it described as "inauthentic activity."

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MailOnline said some headlines from another of Kolfage's sites, called FreedomDaily, included "Money-Grubbing Muslims Stole Over $16 MILLION From Needy Americans Trump Has Perfect Punishment" and "Kaepernick Just Released His Own 'Bill of Rights' And Is Forcing Everyone In America To Follow It."
Why am I not surprised?
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Old 12-21-2018, 11:39 AM
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Is that what they're calling it now?
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Old 12-21-2018, 01:14 PM
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Katrina Pierson wants to know why John McCain won't answer her questions about the Steele dossier.

I can think of at least one reason.
He's an agent of the (Six Feet) Deep State?
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This is beyond parody.
I haven't visited 'The Onion' in months. Does it even still exist?
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I haven't visited 'The Onion' in months. Does it even still exist?
Does it even need to?
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I haven't visited 'The Onion' in months. Does it even still exist?
Yes, but they're having more trouble every day finding a way to satirize an administration that is itself satire.
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Old 12-21-2018, 02:37 PM
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Yes, but they're having more trouble every day finding a way to satirize an administration that is itself satire.

New York Post headline:

TRUMP TO ONION, "HOLD MY BEER"
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Old 12-21-2018, 02:49 PM
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I haven't visited 'The Onion' in months. Does it even still exist?
Sure. Can't you hear the crying?
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New York Post headline:

TRUMP TO ONION, "HOLD MY BEER"
In Texas, that would be "Hold my beer and watch this."
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Indeed it does!: https://politics.theonion.com/nation...fel-1823468346
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Old 12-21-2018, 06:04 PM
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Electoral College Trump: We're going to build the most beautiful steel slats!

MAGAbots: Build The Steel Slats, Build The Steel Slats!
ECT: And who's going to pay for them?
MAGAbots: We Are!
ECT: AND WHO'S GOING TO PAY FOR THEM?
MAGAbots: WE ARE! WE ARE!
ECT: AND WHO'S GOING TO PAY FOR THEM?
MAGAbots: WE ARE! WE ARE!
And they're going to be paying a hell of a lot more for the Steel Slats than they would have paid for a conventional wall------because Trump's tariffs have markedly raised the price of milled steel products:

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Despite congressional Democrats' opposition to Trump's demands of $5 billion for a border wall, the president Friday seemed determined to force a government shutdown.
https://www.cnbc.com/2018/12/21/-tru...re-costly.html

...so does Trump's new enthusiasm for Steel Slats reflect a sweetheart deal made with steel manufacturers? How much of the price of the Steel Slats 'Wall' will find its way into Trump's own pocket?

And how many other Republicans will be part of this scheme?
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Uh, Trump. If you don't mind, and with all due respect, I've a small question for you. If you build a wall out of steel slats, doesn't that mean that wall is its very own ladder to climb over that wall?
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Uh, Trump. If you don't mind, and with all due respect, I've a small question for you. If you build a wall out of steel slats, doesn't that mean that wall is its very own ladder to climb over that wall?
Gosh, I hope not. That could be the death knell of my Ciudad Juarez Pole Vaulting School! "Cash Up Front, You Up And Over!"
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Good looking young man.

But we know nothing untoward happened here, because Falwell just so happened to mention his wife in every response he gave.
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There was an article about Jerry Falwell's pool boy just like a week ago (forgot where I read it), and his odd relationship with the Falwells, and how the pool boy and Falwells were getting sued. Now it makes sense.
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I can think of at least one reason.
Raw Story is a paywall/must enable ads website. I ain't doin' that.
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Raw Story is a paywall/must enable ads website. I ain't doin' that.
There are browser extensions that block adblock-blockers, you know.
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There are browser extensions that block adblock-blockers, you know.
I have an app that blocks extensions that block adblock-blockers from block-blocking sites that block Dan Blocker.
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I have an app that blocks extensions that block adblock-blockers from block-blocking sites that block Dan Blocker.
That sounds like a Hoss of a different color.
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That sounds like a Hoss of a different color.
I really needed that.
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So, maybe a nice paper cut, with some lemon juice?
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Hey, we haven't had Gohmert in here for a while. Here he is defending the DHS family separation policy:


Those beautiful children are in their 30's.
Ah, yes: Andrea and Jessica.
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I really needed that.
It's a Festivus miracle!
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So Congressman Steve Perry says that federal employees don't need to worry about a shutdown because they don't live from paycheck to paycheck.
https://thehill.com/homenews/house/4...ck-to-paycheck
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