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9 6
"“American carnage” - back to the forefront comes the fearmongering and doom and gloom rhetoric. yyyuck "
OUR12?

10 7
"I think I know what Michelle felt she had to protect while she kept her arms at her sides when dastardly Don hugged her today. "
OUR12?

10 8
""Sorry WFN today is the day the world STOPS laughing at us" good luck; the world has been in a belly laugh since dastardly Don commenced his political campaign. he's a walking basket of scandals & ethics violations with historic low post-inaugural approval "
OUR12?

10 11
"Congratulations Hitler is your President as of today."
Man from Norwich

11 5
"Major Fake News Operation tracked back to republican operative,Cam Harris."
Metal-Raven

8 8
"I am glad you Dipocrats didn't let me down! Head for your bunkers cry babies! Giving me lots of laughs today! Hail to the Chief! Stop over after I finish at the gym and I will buy you a beer to cry in! Nah, You got enough handouts over the last 8 years!"
Bull E

9 9
"If you are breaking windows and throwing objects,you are not a protester but a rioter and should be fair game for law enforcement. Hope they beat the hell out of them."
Man from Norwich

4 10
""How fitting, today it will shower on Drumpfs parade." Metal-Raven The water raining down is from all the Dipocratic tears! They didn't all get soaked up in the tissues!"
Bull E

8 2
""Watch out now, take care, Beware of greedy leaders, They'll take you where you should not go while weeping atlas cedars, They just want to grow, grow and grow. Beware of darkness." George Harrison, "Beware of Darkness.""
Man from Norwich

8 9
"Sorry WFN today is the day the world STOPS laughing at us like they have the past 8 years."
Stillrockin

8 12
"Bye,Bye, Obummer!"
Man from Norwich

11 5
""Trump returned the Marine Guards salute while Obummer just walked right by" LOL you're a clown. How about what Trump said about McCain and other POWs? That doesn't matter?"
Man from Norwich

12 7
""Things are looking up already. While entering the White House this morning Trump returned the Marine Guards salute while Obummer just walked right by" - stupid comment alert. you Trump goobers are too much"
OUR12?

12 7
""tyrannical governor soon" - you may soon find what a real tyrant in power over you and your fellow citizens is actually like. "
OUR12?

7 10
"Things are looking up already. While entering the White House this morning Trump returned the Marine Guards salute while Obummer just walked right by."
Man from Norwich

13 10
"Chucky Schumer is a real butt wipe.Hopefully New York will unburden itself of him and our tyrannical governor soon."
Man from Norwich

12 15
""The small farms were killed by the democrats when they put a 50 per cent inheritance tax called the estate tax, or death tax on, just like the communists that they are." Total nonsense. Small farms are being killed by low milk prices, pure and simple."
Woman from New Berlin

15 6
"There are people on 30 seconds that should ask themselves if they need mental help before they have to go away."
007

14 12
"The small farms were killed by the democrats when they put a 50 per cent inheritance tax called the estate tax, or death tax on, just like the communists that they are. Sons and daughters could not come up with 500k on a million dollar farm and had to sell. Thanks diddlecrats for killing the farm industry, Upstate NY is an example. "
nohandle

11 6
"will AC/DC be playing their renowned hit song Big Balls at Trumps inauguration Balls? "
OUR12?

16 2
"Once the POTUS is sworn in today and all the fan fair is over I think it is time for the the country to start thinking about limiting our Congressmen and Senators to term limits. "
Man from Norwich

12 6
""President Donald Trump has been given to us. We the people will rejoice. Glory Glory Hallelujah" God has nothing to do with it."
Man from Norwich

8 10
""Drumpf Just Announced He’s Going To Implement Fascist-Style Military Parades." He wanted to, but the Pentagon wouldn't let him play with their toys. Poor baby."
Woman from New Berlin

11 8
"Drumpf University gives millions of dollars in refunds. “It was a scam from beginning to end,” says a former student."
Metal-Raven

7 11
"Sorry man from outside chenango county the conservative god is not the true god, but if there is one thing we can be sure of, there is no god!"
Metal-Raven

11 6
"Betsy DeVos flunks her first test. Senators learn Drumpf's nominee for Education Secretary is clueless, rich and deceptive. All qualities he desires."
Metal-Raven

9 7
"Today, the "Supreme Carnival Barker" takes the stage and a new "Great American Sideshow" begins. I wonder how long it will take before the ticket buyers realize that they are the people who P. T. Barnum was referring to when he said "There's a sucker born every minute". Of course, they will want their money back, but will be cheated out of it."
Ponderman

7 7
"Those who have trusted Drumpf (the orange menace) have do so at their own peril."
Metal-Raven

8 6
"according 2 multiple high-end sources, including former Obama & GW Bush ethics lawyers; the minute Trump is sworn in he is in violation of the US Constitution in at least 5 cases + unethical, dubious & covert bank, $$$ & property ties to foreign govs + phony blind trusts problems + multi current & potential lawsuits +++ "
OUR12?

4 12
"Metal-Raven good bye. We don't need your Black Crow. The Eagle has landed. God has sent his Messenger President Donald Trump. God Bless America."
man from outside chenango county

11 6
"This just in. Trump will Tweet his inauguration speech in 140 characters!"
Woman from Norwich

5 12
"Friday January 20th 2017. Rural America has spoken. Today we rise up and thank GOD for making this happen. President Donald Trump has been given to us. We the people will rejoice. Glory Glory Hallelujah"
man from outside chenango county

9 8
"Mexico extradites drug lord El Chapo to New York to head Drumpfs DEA."
Metal-Raven

11 7
"Today is the day the rest of the world laughs their butts off at the United States. As the R.E.M. song says, "It's The End of the World as We Know It!""
Woman from Norwich

9 5
"Puck-E you may be gloating now because you don't know any better, but you are sure to be crying soon."
Metal-Raven

8 5
"Bull, "That's a plus in my book"! Sure it is."
Metal-Raven

9 5
"How fitting, today it will shower on Drumpfs parade."
Metal-Raven

9 7
"Yes B12, but conservatives call themselves conservatives yet only conserve THEIR greed and wealth."
Metal-Raven

Thursday, January 19th

8 6
"""Attempting to delegitimize critical media was a Hitler tactic used to further empower himself; and it worked " OUR12? That's good, maybe it will work here also!" U portray yourself 2 B an unstable moronic tool "Bull E". why? "
OUR12?

9 6
"Donald Trump says DC hotels are sold out for his inauguration. Expedia says otherwise."
Metal-Raven

4 9
"We REPUBLICANS will be GLOATING all day Friday January 20,2017! Congratulations PRESIDENT Donald J. Trump! "
Bull E

5 9
""Cuomo just what are you trying to do to us ? Have not the people of New York State suffered enough under your leadership ?" "suffered enough" LOL! give it a break you poor deprived soul you "
OUR12?

4 9
"What a Glorious day tomorrow! I can see all the tears starting again as they did on election night! FactlessHammer couldn't take it! I hear he's in a psych ward where he will continue babbling as he did on 30 sec. and still not knowing what he is talking about! Take your meds and change your depends Factless we think of you now and again! "
Bull E

4 9
"What a difference a year makes! A year ago, Dipocrats were laughing and talking trash that Trump was in the clown car and would never win! I don't hear any Dipocrats laughing now! Not so funny now is it you idiots? Time to pay the piper! Hang in there Dips! We are the ones laughing now, and he who laughs last laughs best!"
Bull E

4 9
" left no doubt why Hillary called some of Trump’s supporters “deplorables” " OUR12? Because she is a loser and ugly? "
Bull E

4 9
" it turns out she’s apparently also some kind of secret anti-gay crusader." Mental-Raven That's a plus in my book! "
Bull E

5 8
""Cuomo just what are you trying to do to us ? Have not the people of New York State suffered enough under your leadership ?" 007 And he just sent 150 Troopers to guard the NYC Airports on 12 hour shifts on overtime at almost $100 an hour each! Nice extra income for the Troopers! "
Bull E

6 8
""As final act OBUMMER commutes 330 drug sentences"! What a guy! I am betting it is because they are mostly black and had OBUMMER Tee Shirts when they were arrested! Nice of him to support them, since they supported him! Doesn't matter that they spread poison!"
Bull E

5 7
"Our 12: It wasen't Putin, it wasen't Comey, that got Hiliary defeated, it was her calling Trump supporters Uneducated Deplorables. I've not one doubt that statement showed her true attitude toward the common person. I resented it and wouldent have voted for her if she were running for Dog Catcher."
Man from Norwich

6 7
"Drumpf Just Announced He’s Going To Implement Fascist-Style Military Parades."
Metal-Raven

8 6
"Bull puck-E lol you're the idiot. My reply to you was echoing your childish reply to me. Putz!"
Metal-Raven

15 9
"Hey dummy communist Russia was called the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics. So they said they were socialists. Go find a socialist paradise of your own. We won't miss you."
B12

6 8
""It's almost time to Make America Great Again!" - Just spent a short time reading comments following an opinion piece by Sean Hannity about President Obama; left no doubt why Hillary called some of Trump’s supporters “deplorables” "
OUR12?

10 5
"Trump: "“If I'm elected president, I will push for a constitutional amendment to impose term limits on all members of Congress...Decades of failure in Washington and decades of special interest dealing must and will come to an end.” Clock starts ticking Friday."
Red Emma

11 6
"Not only did Donald Trump’s Secretary of Education nominee Betsy DeVos turn in an inept performance during her Senate confirmation hearings which revealed she has no idea how public schools work or which laws apply to schools, it turns out she’s apparently also some kind of secret anti-gay crusader."
Metal-Raven

10 6
""It's almost time to Make America Great Again!" and Putin thanks you for your patronage "
OUR12?

6 8
""Bull puck-E I know you are, but what am I? Putz!" Metal-Raven NOW that was very ADULT right there! Here's your sign! Sucked you right into my little game! You idiot!"
Bull E

6 10
""Attempting to delegitimize critical media was a Hitler tactic used to further empower himself; and it worked " OUR12? That's good, maybe it will work here also! "
Bull E

5 9
"""Bull E", if you are an adult; you are not that bright " OUR12? Did I ever claim to be? I must have missed that one! I have said 1. I am in great shape, 2. I look great, 3. I have money I worked for. 4. I support the NEW POTUS, 5. I think you liberals are morons. Never once said Bright! Sorry punk!"
Bull E

10 6
"Cuomo just what are you trying to do to us ? Have not the people of New York State suffered enough under your leadership ?"
007

7 6
"Bull puck-E I know you are, but what am I? Putz!"
Metal-Raven

11 6
"Attempting to delegitimize critical media was a Hitler tactic used to further empower himself; and it worked "
OUR12?

9 7
""Bull E", if you are an adult; you are not that bright "
OUR12?

8 12
"It's almost time to Make America Great Again!"
Woman from Norwich

5 7
""It is very amusing to hear "The Party of NO", who sets the rules, has now changed its' mantra to "Why can't we all get along": "Ye Shall Reap what ye sow"! Now that you are driving the bus you must lead and not complain." LonnieTrouble And "YE" can sit in the back of the bus with the rest of the sissies! "
Bull E

5 10
""Who looks more foolish: Rick Perry for accepting a job he knew nothing about, or Drumpf for offering a job he knew nothing about?" Mental-Raven You for being stupid enough to comment on it!"
Bull E

7 5
""Wow as I read these post and think what a terrible country we must live in all the negativity like they have no one to blame now" - birther promoter Trump has been preaching about how terrible this country is for well over a year now"
OUR12?

8 6
"It is very amusing to hear "The Party of NO", who sets the rules, has now changed its' mantra to "Why can't we all get along": "Ye Shall Reap what ye sow"! Now that you are driving the bus you must lead and not complain."
LonnieTrouble

5 9
"Wow as I read these post and think what a terrible country we must live in all the negativity like they have no one to blame now. They can blame Bush that's what Obama did for 8 years and he is leaving us with the country you are all complaining about. "
Stillrockin

6 9
""Something new coming out every day on Drumpf and the Russian connection." Metal-Raven Yup, Derpacrats are active making things up every day and your press corps prints it! "
Bull E

4 9
""We will have no country. Contracts, rules and laws mean nothing to Drumpf!" Metal-Raven Time to take your meds, change your depends and head for the bunker LITTLE FELLA! Be a good little sissy and mommy will give you a cookie later! "
Bull E

10 6
"P12 your ignorance is profound!"
Metal-Raven

9 6
"Who looks more foolish: Rick Perry for accepting a job he knew nothing about, or Drumpf for offering a job he knew nothing about?"
Metal-Raven

5 9
""The GOP has prone to bestowing blame upon someone else for anything that has gone wrong based on partisan politics. I think it was the Dermocrats who blamed GW for everything! Oh but of course it's only the Republicans you moron "
Bull E

5 8
"""Bull E I commend you for not giving your own posts an up vote. Cheers mate!"Man from Norwich...It very well could be that he is just drained from the "boring" session he had at the "gym" with his "friends"; Working out can be very taxing." AND how would you know that Mr Butter Muscles? Man from Norwich "
Bull E

9 4
"P12 when did communists admit they are socialists?"
Metal-Raven

5 7
"""There is no one else to blame if things go awry" Oh I'm sure they'll find a scapegoat somewhere!" Man from Norwich I think it's Putin's fault! "
Bull E

5 11
""We are on the eve of the most embarrassing day in the history of the United States." Man from Norwich OR the greatest day! Time will tell! "
Bull E

5 9
"""Not real men anyway" - you do honestly realize the person is not a man; one must grow out of childhood before becoming an adult. " OUR12? Very defensive little sissy! You must have some doubts! "
Bull E

5 9
"Thinking of switching are we mate? Man from Norwich..Bull E..No maam, not thinking about that at all. I am quite satisfied being heterosexual and will remain as such. Sorry to disappoint you & your dreams." Man from Norwich In denial? Printing it on here does not make it true! "
Bull E

10 5
"Something new coming out every day on Drumpf and the Russian connection."
Metal-Raven

10 5
"We will have no country. Contracts, rules and laws mean nothing to Drumpf!"
Metal-Raven

9 6
"The GOP has prone to bestowing blame upon someone else for anything that has gone wrong based on partisan politics. They no longer have the opportunity to "pass the buck" and now have to "Put up or Shut up"!"
LonnieTrouble

9 5
""Bull E I commend you for not giving your own posts an up vote. Cheers mate!"Man from Norwich...It very well could be that he is just drained from the "boring" session he had at the "gym" with his "friends"; Working out can be very taxing."
Man from Norwich

12 7
""Bull E I commend you for not giving your own posts an up vote. Cheers mate" - hard to do while self admiring in a mirror while patting oneself on the back "
OUR12?

12 6
""There is no one else to blame if things go awry" Oh I'm sure they'll find a scapegoat somewhere!"
Man from Norwich

13 6
""It's a shame that the educational system has failed" Don't worry that idiot DeVos will fix it. Just like she's going to help schools take care of their Grizzly Bear issues."
Man from Norwich

9 5
"Bull E I commend you for not giving your own posts an up vote. Cheers mate!"
Man from Norwich

13 5
""Yeah, so far there's 18,000 jobs coming to the US!" Wow you're really not paying attention!"
Man from Norwich

16 9
"We are on the eve of the most embarrassing day in the history of the United States."
Man from Norwich

14 8
""Now that the GOP is in control they must show that they are indeed capable of governing. There is no one else to blame if things go awry." - don't believe it; they've proven for years that they are that masters of spin "
OUR12?

14 7
""Not real men anyway" - you do honestly realize the person is not a man; one must grow out of childhood before becoming an adult. "
OUR12?

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