Political Humor Only Please

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Re: Political Humor Only Please

Postby Bill on Mon Oct 15, 2018 9:30 pm

It's been said she profited off of her 'false' racial identification.

If a sandwich is 63 parts shit and 1 part ham, it's not a ham sandwich.
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Re: Political Humor Only Please

Postby Steve James on Tue Oct 16, 2018 7:15 am

Well, my point is that they shouldn't make fun of the Indian aspect. Sure, say she's a White woman passing for Red --if she got a grant dedicated to people with native ancestry. I have seen that happen. But, it's the natives who were/are the victims and who should be pissed off with Warren. I betcha they have some choice Indian names for her. (Though, for some of them, a "Pocahontas" might be the equivalent of calling a Black person "Tom." :)

PS. Up until the early 1900s, claiming some native ancestry was a way of showing how long one's family had been in the country. There are, btw, people who are descendants of Pocahontas living today. However, those claims dried up after "Jim Crow" segregation was okayed by the Supreme Court. The Plessy decision complicated racial classification because he was 90% White, but was forced to ride in the back of the bus because he was considered Black. The problem was that any admixture (i.e., the so-called "one drop" rule) meant the difference in where one could work, play, pray, go to school, etc. Consequently, no one in the South who wanted to be considered White would ever admit to having a non-White ancestor.

Remember Obama, was he White or Black? Was it a matter of percentage? :) Now, if Warren starts giving herself a native name (which might be a real joke, actually), then I'll laugh along with everyone else.
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Re: Political Humor Only Please

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Re: Political Humor Only Please

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Re: Political Humor Only Please

Postby grzegorz on Sat Oct 20, 2018 3:27 pm

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Re: Political Humor Only Please

Postby oragami_itto on Mon Oct 29, 2018 6:09 pm

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Re: Political Humor Only Please

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Re: Political Humor Only Please

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Re: Political Humor Only Please

Postby grzegorz on Sun Nov 04, 2018 12:59 am

Watch "Caravan Cold Open - SNL" on YouTube
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Re: Political Humor Only Please

Postby Steve James on Sun Nov 04, 2018 9:26 am

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Re: Political Humor Only Please

Postby Bill on Sun Nov 04, 2018 2:39 pm

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Re: Political Humor Only Please

Postby meeks on Mon Nov 12, 2018 10:52 pm

Bill wrote:It's been said she profited off of her 'false' racial identification.

If a sandwich is 63 parts shit and 1 part ham, it's not a ham sandwich.


buuuuuuttt..... if it's 63 parts ham and 1 part shit, you still don't eat it because you acknowledge the fact there's shit in it...
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Re: Political Humor Only Please

Postby oragami_itto on Tue Nov 13, 2018 8:22 am

Bill wrote:It's been said she profited off of her 'false' racial identification.

If a sandwich is 63 parts shit and 1 part ham, it's not a ham sandwich.


It's been said that the Earth is flat and also that it's hollow and a race of monsters lives inside it.

Just saying...
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Re: Political Humor Only Please

Postby grzegorz on Sun Nov 18, 2018 10:01 am

Bill wrote:It's been said she profited off of her 'false' racial identification.

If a sandwich is 63 parts shit and 1 part ham, it's not a ham sandwich.


Hey Bill,

Where did yoi get your education? Trump university?

She always said which grandmother in her ancestory was a native which was 6 generations back (I believe) and she was right.

Sit and spin your racist shit!

If someone said they had an Irish ancestor 6 generations back who came her to escape the potato famine you'd never joke about that.

Her identity didn't open doors for her. Her accomplishments did.

The irony is Americans destroyed native populations, destroyed their lands, destroyed their culture, took away their rrights and recently their right to vote and you joke about this crap? Someone claiming their ancestory? Which caused a split in her family because people wouldn't accept someone marrying someone with Indian blood?

Get out of here! You've exposed yourself too much already.

This is the birther movement all over again and we know fake outrage when we see it.

Your pres got rich scamming and conning people and avoiding paying taxes. You give a damn about that?
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Re: Political Humor Only Please

Postby grzegorz on Sun Nov 18, 2018 10:16 am

Funny because people actually thought he was going to be "great."

Trump explains his no-show at Arlington: 'I was extremely busy on calls'

https://www.yahoo.com/news/trump-explai ... 33281.html
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