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Old 10-03-2019, 04:44 PM
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Yeah, I would probably have banned (or at the least suspended) the OP if I ran the site.
You'd have banned them? Wow.

Context matters, including historical context. Calling a black person a monkey has a long historical context with what I'll call 'implemented' dehumanization - cases where the a person internalizing the dehumanization has done horrible things. It's tied to an actual mindset of actual belief that the persons described are literally lesser, and can be (and were) dealt with accordingly. Thus, use of the term is hate speech. Of course it's possible to accidentally use an historically hateful term, but the more widespread such a term is the less likely that will happen.

Code words don't have historical context, but they very deliberately have a hate-filled context. It's intentional and very real, and it ties the new word to, once again, an actual mindset of actual belief that the persons described are literally lesser. So it's hate speech. However it's not the sort of hate speech that can be identified outside of context, and there are cases when even in context the context doesn't clearly indicate that the term is supposed to be a flag to evil-minded people. However that doesn't stop its effectiveness as flag to evil-minded people, and it's why open racists are so happy when Trump uses code words they recognize; they feel it can't be accidental. They may be right, but plausible deniability is maintained because things like the term NPC and the OK sign are still used innocently by non-evil people.

And then you have where cases somebody calls people insects, or that time when I called you all goat felching hamster sons whose mothers smelt of elderberries and were also hamsters. These terms are not associated, either historically or actually, with an internalized hatred associated with an evil mindset. Now if such usage happened a lot, or consistently within a hate group, then the term might become a code word and then recognized hate speech. But that's not where words start. And not every insult becomes that, you doorhandles.

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Old 10-03-2019, 04:52 PM
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So in other words people who want to be complete jackasses like the OP and his mentally deranged supporters have free reign to say what they wish because if they get critiqued in turn the ones doing the critiquing are hypocrits? In what world does that make any sense?
In ones where people care about word mean, mostly.

"Insect" isn't leftist hate speech, motherfuckers. It simply isn't. Given time it could become actual hate speech, like "shoebox" which I've just decided I'm going to try and make into a bigoted codeword*. But, to date, it isn't.

And, again, what makes you a hypocrite is that you're doing the same things you're criticizing. "Mentally deranged supporters"? Sorry sucker, but one doesn't have to have mental problems to be annoyed with republicans. So calling them (us?) retards is as factually incorrect as calling republicans insects, making you exactly as much a jackass as the OP.






* I'm not actually going to try to make "shoebox" into a codeword. That was a lie.
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Old 10-03-2019, 05:01 PM
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So just forget about history because it's inconvenient? You guys are making Idiocracy and 1984 look like prophecies.
No you numnuts, read it again (if you can, as it seems that you also have trouble with that) if anything it makes the point to remember history, you forgot about it.

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In ones where people care about word mean, mostly.

"Insect" isn't leftist hate speech, motherfuckers. It simply isn't. Given time it could become actual hate speech, like "shoebox" which I've just decided I'm going to try and make into a bigoted codeword*. But, to date, it isn't.

And, again, what makes you a hypocrite is that you're doing the same things you're criticizing. "Mentally deranged supporters"? Sorry sucker, but one doesn't have to have mental problems to be annoyed with republicans. So calling them (us?) retards is as factually incorrect as calling republicans insects, making you exactly as much a jackass as the OP.






* I'm not actually going to try to make "shoebox" into a codeword. That was a lie.
Some of these folks are actually mentally deranged. Now, it's tragic that they aren't getting the psychiatric treatment that they need. It's one of the many problems our society struggles with and I have empathy for those who have issues that are untreated and outside of their control yet strive to be good people. Psychopaths that engage in dishonesty in the Pit? Now that's a whole different story. They need help. They don't recognize they are damaged souls. I'm trying to help them. Unfortunately, the message doesn't get thru.

Look at Drunky for example. That poor soul is barely clinging to sanity and/or life judging by how, when, and what he writes. Shouldn't you be directing a bit of tough love his way so he can get help?

The NPC thing in my mind is funny. If people want to say Trump supporters are dumb and don't think for themselves feel free. Oh wait! They are and are saying it in much much harsher terms and there are even calls for violence against Trump supporters. That's more dangerous than joking that the more deranged elements of the left are running scripts in their so-called brains. Ultimately, I have no obligation to explain anything I say in the Pit. It's the pit.

I will concede that there are certain phrases or words that have connotations and impact that is disproportionate to what I'm trying to convey. I don't always agree with others connotations but I do take it into account and modify what I say if I feel it's valid. Which is a far, far greater courtesy than the majority of those who are regulars in the Pit extend to anyone else.
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Old 10-03-2019, 05:03 PM
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No you numnuts, read it again (if you can, as it seems that you also have trouble with that) if anything it makes the point to remember history, you forgot about it.
So, you are forgetting the scores of millions dead at the hand of leftist regimes in the 20th century?
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Old 10-03-2019, 05:13 PM
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Some of these folks are actually mentally deranged. Now, it's tragic that they aren't getting the psychiatric treatment that they need. It's one of the many problems our society struggles with and I have empathy for those who have issues that are untreated and outside of their control yet strive to be good people. Psychopaths that engage in dishonesty in the Pit? Now that's a whole different story. They need help. They don't recognize they are damaged souls. I'm trying to help them. Unfortunately, the message doesn't get thru.
Not for one damn second do I think you want to be helpful. If you really do, you clearly have no idea whatsoever how to go about it and should probably stop trying.

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Look at Drunky for example. That poor soul is barely clinging to sanity and/or life judging by how, when, and what he writes. Shouldn't you be directing a bit of tough love his way so he can get help?
I also don't believe you're qualified to diagnose people. And I'll just leave that "tough love" shit where it lies.

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The NPC thing in my mind is funny. If people want to say Trump supporters are dumb and don't think for themselves feel free. Oh wait! They are and are saying it in much much harsher terms and there are even calls for violence against Trump supporters. That's more dangerous than joking that the more deranged elements of the left are running scripts in their so-called brains. Ultimately, I have no obligation to explain anything I say in the Pit. It's the pit.
You're kind of all over the place in this paragraph, but the salient points appear to be "I don't choose to accept that my side uses hate speech, I really love insulting people, and I'm not going to listen to criticism anyway because if I did I'd have to face the facts that I'm as bad as anybody else in here."

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I will concede that there are certain phrases or words that have connotations and impact that is disproportionate to what I'm trying to convey. I don't always agree with others connotations but I do take it into account and modify what I say if I feel it's valid. Which is a far, far greater courtesy than the majority of those who are regulars in the Pit extend to anyone else.
That's a good start, I suppose.

And if you're worried about non-hate-speech lacks of courtesy, what the hell are you doing in the pit? This is the place where motherfuckers can call each other motherfuckers. There's a sticky about it and everything.

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So, you are forgetting the scores of millions dead at the hand of leftist regimes in the 20th century?
You and I define "leftist" very differently. And under my definition of the terms there weren't scores of millions dead at the hand of leftist regimes in the 20th century. The governments I call "leftist" tend not to get called "regimes".
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Old 10-03-2019, 07:55 PM
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So, you are forgetting the scores of millions dead at the hand of leftist regimes in the 20th century?
What begbert2 said,

And just to see how off you are: one can ask you this: What extreme leftist guy or group has made any headway in the USA in the 21st century to have a chance to do what you hang up to?

What happens is that in the USA those extreme leftists are not even looked at viable even by many liberals or the left in the USA. Nor seen making what you claim. Hence the point about you not being able to take into account time.. or space even.
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Old 10-03-2019, 09:15 PM
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That's just not true. You have a very limited knowledge of history. Left wing extremists have historically killed more than an order of magnitude more than even the real Nazis. Pick up a book.
I think I'll bookmark this as an example of just how stupid octopus is, or how stupid Trumpists and Republicans are more generally. I've reddened the funniest line — as if octopus or his ilk had any learning about history, political science or economics.

The dolt seizes on the word "leftist," Googles it a little, and decides that progressives — who emphasize tolerance of diversity, humane values, and encourage education and science — have something in common with Stalin and his gulags or with Pol Pot's anti-intellectual regime. Idiot. And I'll bet ten-to-one octopus couldn't even define the word "socialism" without Googling it.

octopus Googled "political left" (or more likely, let Sean Hannity explain it to him), comes up with gibberish and lies, and displays them proudly here, like an infant who proudly points to the shit he's laid on the carpet!

The comparison between the present-day Republican Party and Hitler's Nazis is inexact, but much much stronger than linking AOC to Pol Pot, or WTF octopus thinks he's doing.

Comparison of today's Republicans with yesteryear's Nazis:
  • Hatred against homosexuals. Check.
  • Hatred against a religious group. (You say potato, I say potahto. Hitler hated Jews, octopus and his ilk hate Muslims.) Check.
  • Curry favor from the entrenched rich. Check.
  • Oppose labor unions. Check.
  • Prefer guns to butter, with dreams of world domination. Check.
  • Inhumane treatment of innocents. Check.
  • Government-sanctioned propaganda; persecution of intellectuals. Check.
  • Et cetera. I could go on, but octopus is too stupid to learn a whit. Watch him whine and tune in Sean Hannity!

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You know, I used to think that I was joking before in the SDMB about many conservatives having a congenital problem by not being able to notice timelines or the march of time..


Used to think....


Also, since Stalin and buddies also liked to get rid of liberals, I think you do need remedial history courses.
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So just forget about history because it's inconvenient? You guys are making Idiocracy and 1984 look like prophecies.
I am bookmarking this exchange. I hope the moderates, who stupidly condemned asahi instead of America's real villains, study the right-wing stupidities on display here.

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Can most of us agree asahi and octopus are both shoeboxes?

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Old 10-03-2019, 09:22 PM
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What is one to do?

These houseflies. These mosquitoes. These vermin.

A party they are not; they exist as a cult of perversion and perverse love of inequality.
They should be exterminated for the common good.
We should swear we are not going to abandon the struggle for equality and social justice until the last Republican vermin has been exterminated and is actually dead. It is not enough to merely identify, isolate and shame these enemies of tolerance, multi-culturalism and acceptance, the Republicans have got to be exterminated.
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They should be exterminated for the common good.
We should swear we are not going to abandon the struggle for equality and social justice until the last Republican vermin has been exterminated and is actually dead. It is not enough to merely identify, isolate and shame these enemies of tolerance, multi-culturalism and acceptance, the Republicans have got to be exterminated.
For those unfamiliar with this oaf, Northeast Refugee is himself right-wing vermin, trying to be sarcastic here. He may be a little smarter than octopus, but he is even more ignorant, more racist, and almost certainly a troll. Whiff his fragrant turds now, if that's your thing — I'd expect him to be banned soon.
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What begbert2 said,

And just to see how off you are: one can ask you this: What extreme leftist guy or group has made any headway in the USA in the 21st century to have a chance to do what you hang up to?

What happens is that in the USA those extreme leftists are not even looked at viable even by many liberals or the left in the USA. Nor seen making what you claim. Hence the point about you not being able to take into account time.. or space even.
Contrary to many people’s points of view, the world is far more than the US. Just a FYI.
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I think I'll bookmark this as an example of just how stupid octopus is, or how stupid Trumpists and Republicans are more generally. I've reddened the funniest line — as if octopus or his ilk had any learning about history, political science or economics.

The dolt seizes on the word "leftist," Googles it a little, and decides that progressives — who emphasize tolerance of diversity, humane values, and encourage education and science — have something in common with Stalin and his gulags or with Pol Pot's anti-intellectual regime. Idiot. And I'll bet ten-to-one octopus couldn't even define the word "socialism" without Googling it.

octopus Googled "political left" (or more likely, let Sean Hannity explain it to him), comes up with gibberish and lies, and displays them proudly here, like an infant who proudly points to the shit he's laid on the carpet!

The comparison between the present-day Republican Party and Hitler's Nazis is inexact, but much much stronger than linking AOC to Pol Pot, or WTF octopus thinks he's doing.

Comparison of today's Republicans with yesteryear's Nazis:
  • Hatred against homosexuals. Check.
  • Hatred against a religious group. (You say potato, I say potahto. Hitler hated Jews, octopus and his ilk hate Muslims.) Check.
  • Curry favor from the entrenched rich. Check.
  • Oppose labor unions. Check.
  • Prefer guns to butter, with dreams of world domination. Check.
  • Inhumane treatment of innocents. Check.
  • Government-sanctioned propaganda; persecution of intellectuals. Check.
  • Et cetera. I could go on, but octopus is too stupid to learn a whit. Watch him whine and tune in Sean Hannity!

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And then idiotopus doubles down:

I am bookmarking this exchange. I hope the moderates, who stupidly condemned asahi instead of America's real villains, study the right-wing stupidities on display here.
Ah running ad hominem.exe?

Sad.
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Old 10-04-2019, 12:11 AM
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Contrary to many people’s points of view, the world is far more than the US. Just a FYI.
[Reads the title of the thread, (while still thinking that the OP was Russian Trolling)]


Well, thanks for showing all that you can not read much like our president. The Republicans the OP is talking about are not foreign.

But if you still want to ignore how stupid your reply and double down was when the context was the USA:

Oh, so you do think that the Republican Guard of Iraq was properly named? It would explain then where Baghdad Bob is nowadays, he is a great advisor of the Republicans in the USA then.

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[Reads the title of the thread, (while still thinking that the OP was Russian Trolling)]


Well, thanks for showing all that you can not read much like our president. The Republicans the OP is talking about are not foreign.

But if you still want to ignore how stupid your reply and double down was when the context was the USA:

Oh, so you do think that the Republican Guard of Iraq was properly named? It would explain then where Baghdad Bob is nowadays, he is a great advisor of the Republicans in the USA
My disdain for socialism and communism comes from the lessons of today and of history. You asked where it came from but artificially restricted the answer to the US as if the US in the 21st century is the only place and time to contemplate.
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Old 10-04-2019, 12:16 AM
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My disdain for socialism and communism comes from the lessons of today and of history. You asked where it came from but artificially restricted the answer to the US as if the US in the 21st century is the only place and time to contemplate.
Is not artificial, that was the context, dummy.

What is artificial is your intelligence.

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Old 10-04-2019, 12:18 AM
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Is not artificial, that was the context, dummy.

What is artificial is your intelligence.
That doesn’t mean that I’m only going to consider US history from the year 2001 to the present when I go vote. It’s not puzzling.
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Old 10-04-2019, 12:23 AM
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That doesn’t mean that I’m only going to consider US history from the year 2001 to the present when I go vote. It’s not puzzling.
Of course not, like your "leader" you do not think strange to get aid for your stupid points with help from enemies from abroad.

BTW, I noted too that even if you are correct, you only appear as a professional poisoner of poisoned discussions. Social Democrats are way different than communists and even socialists are not getting too much traction in the USA, the only reason then to bring the sorry points you are making is to falsely equate the American left with what they do not support nor do.

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Of course not, like your "leader" you do not think strange to get aid for your stupid points with help from enemies from abroad.

BTW, I noted too that even if you are correct, you only appear as a professional poisoner of poisoned discussions. Social Democrats are way different than communists and even socialists are not getting too much traction in the USA, the only reason then to bring the sorry points you are making is to falsely equate the American left with what they do not support nor do.
So why are people in this very thread comparing people to so-called Nazis which 99.999.42% of the time refer to Nazis from overseas and the last millennium if this so-called conversation was strictly limited to the arbitrary constraint of US history from the years 2001 and 2019? I’m about to have to open up one of my cookbooks and get to plagiarizing.
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So why are people in this very thread comparing people to so-called Nazis which 99.999.42% of the time refer to Nazis from overseas and the last millennium if this so-called conversation was strictly limited to the arbitrary constraint of US history from the years 2001 and 2019? I’m about to have to open up one of my cookbooks and get to plagiarizing.
You seem to demonstrate to all that you are not capable of discerning that I'm not other people? We are not a hive you know*, and many are not supporting the OP, or not all the way as you picture it.










* Oh well, you do not know. Bless your heart.

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You seem to demonstrate to all that you are not capable of discerning that I'm not other people? We are not a hive you know*, and many are not supporting the OP, or not all the way as you picture it.










* Oh well, you do not know. Bless your heart.
Where did I say you did anything?

You are a shifty, goal post moving snake 🐍 hiss! But this isn’t octopus’s first rodeo.
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My disdain for socialism and communism comes from the lessons of today and of history. You asked where it came from but artificially restricted the answer to the US as if the US in the 21st century is the only place and time to contemplate.
"Socialism and communism"??? Oh my. You bragged about reading a book, but couldn't even read or understand my post. All you could do is ignore it once you deduced it didn't come from Donald Trump, Sean Hannity or Alex Jones. Pitiful.

I stand by my claim that Northeast Refugee is much smarter than octopus, but just now noticed his post in another thread, confirming that he is ignorant scum a la HurricaneDitka
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Thanks for the warning, but it does look like classic fake news. A claim being made there that "Israeli officials were "boiling mad and demanding answers" is clearly a lie.
Israel named a town square and a future settlement in honor of Donald Trump, as well as a proposed train station near Western wall.
Those are not the actions of anyone who's "boiling mad".
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Where did I say you did anything?

You are a shifty, goal post moving snake �� hiss! But this isn’t octopus’s first rodeo.
So, I'm not people according to your words, that figures. As Hispanic, never forget that the one you follow has described that we come from shitty nations and that we are 'infesting' America and are animals... but some are good people, that are not allowed to get in if Trump can get away with it and with help of his enablers.

https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/...gs/1936742001/

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So, I'm not people according to your words, that figures. As Hispanic, never forget that the one you follow has described that we come from shitty nations and that we are 'infesting' America and are animals... but some are good people, that are not allowed to get in if Trump can get away with it and with help of his enablers.

https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/...gs/1936742001/
I said “shifty.” Get your goggles checked. And since I wasn’t writing in Parseltongue it’s obvious that I didn’t mean you were literally a snake.
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I said “shifty.” Get your goggles checked. And since I wasn’t writing in Parseltongue it’s obvious that I didn’t mean you were literally a snake.
Did not say anything about your shifty insult there, so even on that you are pathetic.

As I pointed before, Trump and followers are not Nazis, but they like to cosplay like them a lot.
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The thing is: both Democrats and Republicans alike condemn the Stalinist and Maoist mass slaughters of innocents. But the Nazi mass slaughter of innocents? There are prominent Republicans who are Holocaust deniers, there are Trump supporters marching in the streets waving Nazi flags, and there have been self-identified Nazis running as Republicans in recent elections. The Stalinists are history apart from a few fringe loonies; the Nazis are very much alive and kicking in the modern Republican Party and the party is notably lax in its rejection of them.
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Could be a compliment. Animal is by far the coolest Muppet.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Animal_(Muppet)

Or he could be sneakily calling you Howie Mandel (they guy who voiced Animal).

Maybe that not a compliment, maybe it is. Howie Mandel was good in Little Monsters.

Maybe he is 4D chess calling you a Little Monster.

You know, now that I think of it, I think that Lady Gaga's fan club is called The Monsters or something like that.

I think you should be enraged.
Hang the frick on... Howie Mandel voiced the Muppet Baby version of Animal.

The venerable Frank Oz voiced the real deal.

Just needed to get that off my chest, now we're back to our regularly scheduled train wreck...
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There are a lot of people saying horrible things about groups of other people they dislike. Some of them say horrible things that are more horrible than the horrible things other people or saying. Some of them are saying horrible things about people that hold positions I generally agree with. Some of them are saying horrible things about people that hold positions I generally disagree with.

Some of the people saying horrible things have a high public profile. One of the people saying horrible things is the President of the United States.

Life is short. I do not have enough hours in the days to go around denouncing everyone that says horrible things.

So I will spend a large part of the time I have allotted to denouncing horrible thing-sayers to denouncing the President of the United States. Not because the things he says are the most horrible things. They aren’t. Not because I generally disagree with him. I do, but that’s not the point.

The point is that he’s the goddamn President of the United States. He has the ability and the responsibility to set the tone for public discourse. He has great power and with great power comes great responsibility. And he has totally neglected to exercise that responsibility.

So I will continue to call him out even as I let other stuff go. Even if the other stuff is more horrible than anything he has ever said. Because calling out random internet trolls is less important to me than calling out the President of the United States.
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It is not original for me to note that the Venn diagram of "assholes" and "Trump supporters", while elliptical at best in 2016, is nearly a mathematically perfect circle now in 2019.

Even this Board is reflective of that. While there are plenty of assholes against Trump (ala the OP), the only ones who come to defend him, do so by acting like assholes.

For example, Shodan's post in this thread - instantly comes out of the gate aggressively, defiantly, being an asshole, when he could merely just answer the question:

https://boards.straightdope.com/sdmb...d.php?t=883089

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I see Republicans here asking to be treated with respect. So let me ask, very respectfully, for your opinions on some of the recent events in the Trump Administration.

I recently pointed out that Mike Pence is either a criminal or is as stupid as a cockroach:
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I don't see a thread on Pence's complicity in the crime everyone's talking about. And the only mention of Pence in this thread is a flippant joke. Yet Pence appears to be guilty of a felony in the same matter.

Think of it: The Vice President of the United States is almost obviously guilty of a high crime or treason and that news is so ho-hum in today's topsy-turvy White House it hardly attracts mention.

I say almost obviously guilty. The Vice President's defense, apparently is that, when making a special trip as the envoy to follow-up a telephone call between two government chiefs he was unaware of the contents of the call he was following up despite that he'd been briefed on it verbally, had presumably read a transcript of the call, and his top aide had listened in on the call in the first place!

That's right! Pence's only defense against a charge of criminal corruption will be that he is stupider than a cockroach.
Will any of you fine Republicans comment on that?
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I said “shifty.” Get your goggles checked. And since I wasn’t writing in Parseltongue it’s obvious that I didn’t mean you were literally a snake.
Defending your dehumanization of your political opponents, I see?

You and the OP should get along swimmingly. But then the only reason you come in here is because you love to insult people. I mean, you've said yourself that that's what you consider to be the sole purpose of the Pit.
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Fuck that shit. It's too late for that. They pissed it away, themselves.
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Defending your dehumanization of your political opponents, I see?

You and the OP should get along swimmingly. But then the only reason you come in here is because you love to insult people. I mean, you've said yourself that that's what you consider to be the sole purpose of the Pit.
You transparently dishonest hive dwellers fool no one with your insane ramblings. You honestly think the scripted tactic of blatant misrepresentation is in any way convincing? Waddle your big butt to the gym and work on self improvement. Having someone to share life with outside of the virtual hive will do you, septimus, maybe even lil’ Stevie some good.
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You transparently dishonest hive dwellers fool no one with your insane ramblings. You honestly think the scripted tactic of blatant misrepresentation is in any way convincing? Waddle your big butt to the gym and work on self improvement. Having someone to share life with outside of the virtual hive will do you, septimus, maybe even lil’ Stevie some good.
You do realize that I didn't actually ask you to prove that your entire existence for being is to throw around baseless insults, right? It was merely an observation; no more proof was required.
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You do realize that I didn't actually ask you to prove that your entire existence for being is to throw around baseless insults, right? It was merely an observation; no more proof was required.
Entire? Now that’s an inaccuracy. Baseless? Another inaccuracy. Now stop typing and get to waddling.
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Entire? Now that’s an inaccuracy. Baseless? Another inaccuracy. Now stop typing and get to waddling.
No, seriously, I don't need more proof!
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Can most of us agree asahi and octopus are both shoeboxes?

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Personally, I think asahi is a shoebox about 20% of the time (I thought the “insect” thing was out of line as soon as I saw it), and octopus about 75% of the time. (I’m sure I’m a shoebox occasionally as well).

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If you type "Republicans are scum" you'll get 410,000 results, so what I wrote was not at all wrong.
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asahi is wrong - About 2,150,000 results

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I mean, Google search counts are science.

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If you type "Republicans are scum" you'll get 410,000 results, so what I wrote was not at all wrong.
That is a Google Vomit, as useful as plain vomit.
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TBF, Asahi eats ass brings back 2.59 mil results.

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You transparently dishonest hive dwellers fool no one with your insane ramblings. You honestly think the scripted tactic of blatant misrepresentation is in any way convincing?
You and your fellow travellers seem to think so, given how often you all pop in to parrot the latest right-wing propaganda. But I suppose it makes sense that you would assume we do the same, in much the same way that con artists assume everyone else is one too.
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Hang the frick on... Howie Mandel voiced the Muppet Baby version of Animal.

The venerable Frank Oz voiced the real deal.

Just needed to get that off my chest, now we're back to our regularly scheduled train wreck...
Howie Mandel was funnier.

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The thing is: both Democrats and Republicans alike condemn the Stalinist and Maoist mass slaughters of innocents. But the Nazi mass slaughter of innocents? There are prominent Republicans who are Holocaust deniers, there are Trump supporters marching in the streets waving Nazi flags, and there have been self-identified Nazis running as Republicans in recent elections. The Stalinists are history apart from a few fringe loonies; the Nazis are very much alive and kicking in the modern Republican Party and the party is notably lax in its rejection of them.
But the nazis are the "very fine people" dontcha know. Uh huh. Trump said so.
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You and your fellow travellers
I prefer the term Mitläufer ... it has that certain... Teutonic... air about it.

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TBF, Asahi eats ass brings back 2.59 mil results.

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