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That kinda makes it that more powerful. From what I can tell, a well-respected marine general, Trump's Secretary of Defense for two years, a war-hawk, who went along with Trump's policies, until he finally didn't and resigned in protest. Then didn't discuss politics, like most officers, until he couldn't anymore and then unleashed scathing criticism.

6/4/2020 3:23:59 PM

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Yea don't get me wrong it's good his allies are turning on him but I think utown's worry is any "mattis is a hero" narrative from the center. The image rehabilitation that people seem to get when they stop doing Trump's dirty work, without any actual attempt to make up for the damage they caused. Hence the GWB comparison.

6/4/2020 3:42:10 PM

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"Yea don't get me wrong it's good his allies are turning on him but I think utown's worry is any "mattis is a hero" narrative from the center."


Well if everyone he's fired over the last 3.5 years comes forward with similar statements i think we will all be happy.

Well maybe not eleusis, but everybody else.

6/4/2020 3:45:44 PM

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Yes thanks for agreeing with me

6/4/2020 4:02:44 PM

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you betcha!

my goal was to issue a wish list of further statements i'd love to see.

and utter the name eleusis again to hope we can beetlejuice his appearance

[Edited on June 4, 2020 at 4:20 PM. Reason : eleusis!]

6/4/2020 4:04:30 PM

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In response to James Mattis:

https://edition.cnn.com/2020/06/04/politics/lisa-murkowski-donald-trump-jim-mattis/index.html
https://edition.cnn.com/2020/06/04/politics/lisa-murkowski-mattis-trump-reaction/index.html
https://edition.cnn.com/2020/06/04/politics/republican-senators-reaction-mattis/index.html

So maybe just 1 or 2 reasonable voices.

As at least one of the links says, I am sure a lot more of them disagree with Trump, but won't say it for obvious reasons.

6/4/2020 5:15:12 PM

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Senators are the real test. Mattis has little to no ability to impact the Trump, other than positive or negative campaigning. Senators have the ability to shut down actual legislation and/or act to limit his power. If they don't, then their words are truly meaningless.

[Edited on June 4, 2020 at 5:23 PM. Reason : E]

6/4/2020 5:22:52 PM

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Another General unheard from

https://foreignpolicy.com/2020/06/03/trump-military-george-floyd-protests/

^ Even as it is it must be impacting the voters. Good enough for me.

[Edited on June 4, 2020 at 10:46 PM. Reason : ]

6/4/2020 10:44:20 PM

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Yea hopefully but it's be nice if someone wokred to stop him packing the benches over the next 6 months. That damage will last a lifetime.

6/4/2020 10:57:29 PM

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And now Romney: The Hill: Romney: Mattis statement 'stunning and powerful' | TheHill.
https://thehill.com/homenews/senate/501199-romney-mattis-statement-stunning-and-powerful

^ Tru tru but larger issue for me is not having 4 more years. Benches have already been packed a lot too right?

6/4/2020 11:01:30 PM

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And another one

https://www.npr.org/2020/06/04/870004024/former-joint-chiefs-chairman-condemns-trumps-threat-to-use-military-at-protests

[Edited on June 4, 2020 at 11:24 PM. Reason : These arent fired administration people but what I hoped for is happening ]

6/4/2020 11:24:14 PM

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Oh he mad

POLITICO: Trump vows to campaign against Murkowski after she backs Mattis.
https://www.politico.com/news/2020/06/04/trump-murkowski-campaign-mattis-302308

6/4/2020 11:36:45 PM

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And another one

POLITICO: Ex-Defense Secretary William Perry joins Mattis in condemning Trump.
https://www.politico.com/news/2020/06/04/mattis-clinton-perry-defense-301756

6/5/2020 10:52:01 PM

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im asking because i genuinely dont know. what were liberals opinions of mattis when he was secdef?"


Mattis has been pretty apolitical. Even as SECDEF, outside of DoD policy issues (and sometimes with respect to them) he mostly just advocated for sensibility, preserving process, and living up to American ideals. So, at least among mainstream liberals, not a few of the wingnuts on TWW, he was respected. In the context of the Trump administration, I think everyone was mostly just thrilled to have a good man who was competent, stable, credentialed, with academic gravitas, etc. Basically: we don’t know if we’d want him as POTUS, but we’re happy to have him as SECDEF. We need an adult Cabinet member in the room.

6/7/2020 2:01:20 AM

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Didn't be want to invade Iran tho, among other hawkish views?

6/7/2020 8:33:09 AM

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Not to my knowledge. He’s definitely pretty negative on Iran—rightfully in my opinion. I remember, though, that he was against breaking the Iranian nuclear deal. He basically said that “this isn’t a very good deal, but pulling out of it will be even worse.” Which was true.

6/7/2020 12:40:28 PM

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this is so hilarious and so terrible at the same time

6/25/2020 2:30:16 AM

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normally compilation videos like that annoy me. but I could have watched that at twice or trice the length.

it's amazing.

6/25/2020 9:12:16 AM

utowncha
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White power

6/28/2020 2:52:17 PM

horosho
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we have to vote him out in november so he can never tweet again. then the internet will be clear and free of racist filth once again!

6/28/2020 3:18:10 PM

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^ lol, I hope a cricket crawls in your butthole, and chirps every time you fart. What's your motivation bro? What's in your heart?

6/28/2020 3:42:21 PM

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It’s just really hard for me to decide....should I vote for the one that has condoned, pandered to and supported white supremacists or should I vote for the guy that stutters and misspeaks sometimes?

[Edited on June 28, 2020 at 7:01 PM. Reason : A]

6/28/2020 7:01:05 PM

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Trump has condoned, pandered to and supported white supremacists too.

6/28/2020 7:24:42 PM

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Earl, would you like some links to a mental health hotline?

6/28/2020 10:10:21 PM

horosho
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nope. but if I ever become content with the status quo, please call them for me.

6/28/2020 11:42:18 PM

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^^^that made me lol

6/28/2020 11:47:50 PM

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Not sure the best place to put this but I'll put it here since the guy getting knocked out is probably a trump supporter
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"lol at bigots thinking gay dudes don’t have them hands tho https://t.co/rawPoPspy2"

6/29/2020 5:47:15 PM

utowncha
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i wonder how major this silent majority is

6/29/2020 6:59:01 PM

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"normally compilation videos like that annoy me. but I could have watched that at twice or trice the length.

it's amazing.
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Jesus Christ, that hurts my head to watch.

6/29/2020 11:55:14 PM

Bullet
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He looks... weird

7/28/2020 1:02:04 PM

PaulISdead
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That's actually 2x earths gravity

7/28/2020 1:33:09 PM

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^^ Probably because he's not wearing Wranglers

7/28/2020 1:59:59 PM

EMCE
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What exactly is going on in that pic? Is Trump lactating?

7/28/2020 2:09:45 PM

dmspack
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Trumps POTUS polo looks like a knock off White House/POTUS shirt. Like something you’d buy at a gift shop

7/28/2020 2:19:13 PM

thegoodlife3
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love to see Vic Berger photoshops in the wild

7/28/2020 2:22:06 PM

Bullet
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I was wondering, thanks.

7/28/2020 2:23:12 PM

Kickstand
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Is that John Daly or Trump's body?

7/28/2020 6:32:19 PM

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that neck tho

7/28/2020 7:31:18 PM

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guys please don't

7/28/2020 11:12:55 PM

The Coz
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I voted absentee. Tonight could be a nightmare. But at least TWW is back!

11/3/2020 8:26:30 PM

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You bubble in the person you DONT want to win, right?

11/3/2020 8:43:05 PM

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So great to have this back tonight. I'd much rather grouse with ya'll about the election than the super polarized people on my Facebook feed or reddit pages.

11/3/2020 8:55:09 PM

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^srsly. I needed this

11/3/2020 9:27:04 PM

Nighthawk
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Cooper has a semi-comfortable lead over Forest so far.

11/3/2020 9:38:32 PM

The Coz
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It looks like a lot of people considered voting for Trump.

11/3/2020 9:39:16 PM

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I knew those polls didn't mean dick. It's gonna be close again. All those people, "BUT BUT HE HAS A BIGGER LEAD THAN HILLARY." Pssshhhh.

11/3/2020 9:40:12 PM

The Coz
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Never underestimate the stubbornness and gullibility of the American Redneck.

11/3/2020 9:47:45 PM

Nighthawk
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^Yep. Most of my family was super excited to go see Pence at RWI last weekend and were on Forest's nuts more than Jenny. Pretty disgusting.

11/3/2020 10:08:24 PM

bellrabbit
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Uhh...this was kinda funny in 2016, but now its just uncomfortable.

11/3/2020 10:28:34 PM

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TWW is back!!!!!!

11/3/2020 10:35:41 PM

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