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    Anonymous Reply Report comment

    July 2, 2020 at 1:21 pm

    Yesterday, 50,000 new covid-19 cases in the USA. Today, the liar in chief says that we have the pandemic under control. I wonder what out of control looks like.

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    Anonymous Reply Report comment

    July 2, 2020 at 1:19 pm

    Q: What did the Confederacy stand for?

    A: Rather than interpreting, let’s go directly to the words of the Confederacy’s Vice President, Alexander Stephens. In his “Cornerstone Speech” on March 21, 1861, he stated “The Constitution… rested upon the equality of races. This was an error. Our new government is founded upon exactly the opposite idea; its foundations are laid, its corner-stone rests, upon the great truth that the negro is not equal to the white man; that slavery subordination to the superior race is his natural and normal condition. This, our new government, is the first, in the history of the world, based upon this great physical, philosophical, and moral truth.”

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    Stars & Stripes Reply Report comment

    July 2, 2020 at 1:14 pm

    Anyone see where Nancy Pelosi gave the family of George Floyd a folded American flag like they do for military personnel funerals?

    What branch of the service was Mr. Floyd in?

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    Anonymous Reply Report comment

    July 2, 2020 at 12:41 pm

    More B.S. the agent orange white house. Now he claims there were 4 million plus “new” jobs created in June. Those weren’t new jobs. just some businesses reopening. Of course, this resulted in the huge spike in covid-19 cases. The Cheeto in chief is proud of this. DUMP trump 2020

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      Drain and Rinse the swamp Reply Report comment

      July 2, 2020 at 1:22 pm

      You saps fell for “Hope and Change” which in reality was nothing but “Hype and Lies” from your Messiah Barry and Hair Sniffer Joe.

      Get ready for another Red Wave this November. That sucking sound you will hear is going to be the swamp finally being drained!

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        Anonymous Reply Report comment

        July 2, 2020 at 1:41 pm

        That’s what you dumbass Trumptards said 4 years ago.

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    IdaMaeNowInIowa Reply Report comment

    July 2, 2020 at 12:20 pm

    112 virus cases in Cerro Gordo.

    Someone told me that due to the weather patterns, the virus will not travel south of State Street. So, I look to be safe here on the south side.

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      Anonymous Reply Report comment

      July 2, 2020 at 1:00 pm

      you and the rest of North Ia would be safer,if you were at MercyOne 5E

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      Buzz Crumcutter Reply Report comment

      July 2, 2020 at 1:36 pm

      I see common sense is a not a vegetable that does well in your garden.

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    Anonymous Reply Report comment

    July 2, 2020 at 9:44 am

    Muslims aren’t a religion. They are a political cult that maintain and control their people with “religion”. VOTE ALL the Dems OUT in November. Then we will work on TERM LIMITS and take our government back!

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      Anonymous Reply Report comment

      July 2, 2020 at 11:34 am

      Congratulations on making the idiotic post of the day.

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    Anonymous Reply Report comment

    July 2, 2020 at 9:43 am

    Muslims are another race of people that haven’t learned to co/exist smh!!!! And when people have had enough of their bullshit they scream racism, I’m tired of this game

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      Anonymous Reply Report comment

      July 2, 2020 at 11:37 am

      Muslims are not a race. The word “Muslim” itself connects to followers of Islam, a world religion — not a “race.”

      Typical uniformed dumbass.

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        Anonymous Reply Report comment

        July 2, 2020 at 12:10 pm

        I understood what he meant. We are not all arrogant Pelosi’s

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    Anonymous Reply Report comment

    July 2, 2020 at 9:43 am

    Well they couldn’t overthrow the government silently, they couldn’t do it by impeachment, now they want to do it by force. Wake the hell up people

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    Anonymous Reply Report comment

    July 2, 2020 at 9:43 am

    This more rage from the media, this was stated in 2016: “I believe we have at least 1 million Muslim eligible voters in this country. We have to register every single Muslim to vote in 2016. The Muslim vote can be the swing vote in major states,” CAIR Executive Director Nihad Awad said at the Muslim American Society (MAS) and Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA) annual conference in Chicago.

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      Anonymous Reply Report comment

      July 2, 2020 at 1:07 pm

      Nothing wrong with getting citizens registered to vote. This is America

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    Anonymous Reply Report comment

    July 2, 2020 at 9:42 am

    Buy guns and lots of ammo. If you think this will end peacefully you are an idiot. Stop being the silent majority and start being part of the solution before it’s too late!!

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    Anonymous Reply Report comment

    July 2, 2020 at 9:41 am

    It all started from the Top with Obama and they are still crooked ! They lie, cheat, steal , raise our taxes and fill their own pockets ! We need to re-elect President Trump and help him save our jobs, our country and our way of life ! All Americans we need to realize we have been lied to for the last 50 years. By those DEMORATS !!!

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    Anonymous Reply Report comment

    July 2, 2020 at 9:41 am

    BLM has turned into BoweLMovement…black people could have a much better movement than this marxist group.

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    Anonymous Reply Report comment

    July 2, 2020 at 9:40 am

    According to the Des Moines Police Department, officers came to the statehouse where multiple protesters were gathered to arrest individuals in connection to damage done during a protest at Hy-Vee on 3221 SE 14th St. on June 20.

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    Anonymous Reply Report comment

    July 2, 2020 at 9:40 am

    “When detectives tried to take prisoners out of the statehouse, the crowd followed them outside and, at the one point, swarmed them and attacked the officers,” Des Moines police Sgt. Paul Parizek said. “It’s probably one of the most violent attacks I’ve seen on police in a long time. They were tackled to the ground. They were ripped off people they were trying to arrest.”

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    Anonymous Reply Report comment

    July 2, 2020 at 9:39 am

    A protester assaulted a police officer in Des Moines by jumping on the officers back, placed him in a chokehold and wrestled him to the ground. The authorities said the officers was “disarmed of his duty handgun,” Law enforcement discharged pepper spray during the event and a total of 17 arrests were made including two minors.

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      Buzz Crumcutter Reply Report comment

      July 2, 2020 at 1:26 pm

      Jumping on a police officers back, placing them in a choke hold and disarming them of their weapon, is another way of saying “Please Mr. Officer, shoot me in the head”

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    Anonymous Reply Report comment

    July 2, 2020 at 8:03 am

    If you want to make people safer, you have to make it riskier for criminals to harm their victims. More police, better training, longer prison sentences, letting victims defend themselves are all things that consistently show that work. For some reason, the politicians who run so many of America’s cities think that the solution is the opposite. It is a prescription for disaster, and the most vulnerable among us will be the victims.

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    Anonymous Reply Report comment

    July 2, 2020 at 8:02 am

    Having a gun is by far the safest course of action when you are confronted by a criminal. It is also the most vulnerable in our society — namely blacks who live in high-crime cities — who benefit the most from having the option to be able to defend themselves.

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    Anonymous Reply Report comment

    July 2, 2020 at 8:02 am

    Yet, the politicians who wanted to disband the police and who ordered the police to stand down during the riots are the same people who want to ban civilians owning guns for protection.

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    Anonymous Reply Report comment

    July 2, 2020 at 8:01 am

    We look for Democratic politicians who have reprimanded the rioters. After several nights of riots, Minnesota Sen. Tina Smith, a Democrat, egged on demonstrators by calling for a continuation of the “righteous protests” and necessary routing out of “racism” that she said is endemic in Minnesota. On Thursday, not a single Democrat in the House voted for a resolution condemning acts of violence and rioting — including the “deliberate targeting of law enforcement officers,” as well as opposing the defunding of police.

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    Anonymous Reply Report comment

    July 2, 2020 at 8:01 am

    The cities where police are supposedly out of control and harming minorities have one thing in common – they are run by liberal Democrats. Indeed, almost all of them have been run exclusively by Democrats for many decades. For example, Los Angeles has only had one Republican mayor since 1961. Minneapolis and St. Paul haven’t had Republican mayors for over 45 years. As these politicians failed to protect their citizens, it is the Democratic politicians and not the police who are to blame.

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    Anonymous Reply Report comment

    July 2, 2020 at 8:00 am

    If you want to get rid of the police, that will mean no arrests, no convictions, and eventually no prisons. This change would be so far outside anything that the U.S. has ever experienced. But if it may very well cause an 80 percent or more increase in murder rates.

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    Anonymous Reply Report comment

    July 2, 2020 at 8:00 am

    U.S. Department of Justice survey data on crimes reported to police shows that blacks are actually more likely than whites to report violent crimes committed against them to the police by 9 percentage points (54 percent to 45 percent).

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    Anonymous Reply Report comment

    July 2, 2020 at 7:59 am

    Police are not the bad guys, and most Americans know that. Monmouth University surveys over the last five years reveal that black Americans nationwide have become more satisfied with their local police departments. The percentage satisfied reached 72 percent in June — a rate that is now identical to that for whites.

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    Anonymous Reply Report comment

    July 2, 2020 at 7:59 am

    What does defunding the police really mean? Well, just look at the looting and violence that happened when police were ordered to stand down during recent riots. Everyone agrees that Minneapolis officer Derek Chauvin behaved very wrongly in killing George Floyd. Despite there still being no evidence yet that the officer was racist, it is assumed that racism motivated the white cop’s actions.