Current Topics
A Greater Lawlessness
by Irked
1 second ago
Trump and Russia
by Irked
4 minutes 0 seconds ago
Brexit Eve
by Irked
11 minutes 5 seconds ago
3 word story game
by Irked
35 minutes 26 seconds ago
Sous vide cooking...
by TatumAH
Yesterday at 09:52 PM
GOP at war with itself on health care
by pondering_it_all
Yesterday at 09:08 PM
With Obamacare repeal less likely, opponents of expansion in the states have jus
by TatumAH
Yesterday at 06:38 PM
Trump Forum
by pondering_it_all
Yesterday at 04:43 AM
NFL owners vote 31-1 to approve Raiders move to Las Vegas
by Irked
Yesterday at 02:04 AM
The Most Infuriating Movie Endings Of All Time
by Irked
Yesterday at 01:53 AM
The Passing Parade: Obituaries: 2017
by Golem
03/28/17 03:09 PM
What Russia's Latest Protests Mean for Putin
by TatumAH
03/28/17 05:47 AM
A Farewell to Douchebags 2006
by TatumAH
03/28/17 12:04 AM
Divorce - American Style
by TatumAH
03/27/17 04:09 PM
Why the Sunday roast is the most overrated meal in Britain
by pondering_it_all
03/27/17 10:32 AM
Forum Stats
6219 Members
57 Forums
15826 Topics
273592 Posts

Max Online: 282 @ 05/29/08 05:08 AM
Google Adsense
Topic Options
#299564 - 03/14/17 05:46 PM Distractions
jgw Offline
member

Registered: 05/22/06
Posts: 1539
Loc: Port Angeles, WA
It dawns on me just how good Trump is at changing the subject. I used to think Kellyanne was good but Trump is MUCH better. The last was really the best. All the talking heads are concerned with insurance and premiums. The right started this and the left jumped right on the bandwagon so, right now, the debate is what is going to happen with health insurance. My own thought is that this should be about HEALTH CARE!

We have been watching this magic occur with some regularity. When a question approaches any kind of subject which the right might not like Trump goes off and its gone. An instance is 10 days ago and Trump accused Obama of bugging his phones (now being poorly walked back by the White House). I will leave it up to the reader to figure out what that was distracting from. I only wonder what they will come up with the next time they want to change the subject as the subject of wire tapping will fade back, along with all the rest, in a bit)


Edited by jgw (03/14/17 05:50 PM)

Top
#299573 - 03/14/17 08:55 PM Re: Distractions [Re: jgw]
Greger Offline

Pooh-Bah

Registered: 11/24/06
Posts: 13660
Loc: Florida
Distractions only go so far. They soon blow away in the political winds. Change the subject all you like...it will keep coming up time and again until answers are found.
_________________________
"Be yourself; everyone else is already taken." Oscar Wilde

Top
#299610 - 03/15/17 11:32 PM Re: Distractions [Re: Greger]
matthew Offline
stranger

Registered: 03/24/16
Posts: 227
Originally Posted By: Greger
Distractions only go so far. They soon blow away in the political winds. Change the subject all you like...it will keep coming up time and again until answers are found.

You mean like 9/11 ?
.
_________________________
Once, weapons were manufactured to fight wars; today, wars are manufactured to sell weapons

No one ever went broke underestimating the intelligence of Americans

Top
#299611 - 03/15/17 11:46 PM Re: Distractions [Re: matthew]
Greger Offline

Pooh-Bah

Registered: 11/24/06
Posts: 13660
Loc: Florida

That was a little more than a distraction.
_________________________
"Be yourself; everyone else is already taken." Oscar Wilde

Top

Who's Online
1 registered (TatumAH), 52 Guests and 2 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Newest Members
ojixadybi, tjgraylaw, AndyEmisa, lubluodPix, EugeneHag
6219 Registered Users
A2