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Chemical weapons attack against Syrian rebels kills 86 by Ebenezer Billingville - Thu, 06 Apr 2017 01:32:41 EST ID:B7EBVJHu No.157195 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2017/04/warns-unilateral-syria-moves-fails-act-170405200400669.html

Trump blames Obama, Russia, Iran for not taking greater action.
US ambassador to the UN calls on Russia to stop Assad, and says it'll act if the UN does not.
http://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-idlib-idUSKBN1770YU

Witnesses report a jet flying over immediately before the attack.
Syria claims they've never used sarin or chlorine and all attacks have been rebels attacking themselves in false-flag attacks.
Russia agrees and says that it was not a chemical weapon attack from its ally, but from when they bombed an ISIS supply depot that ISIS was storing sarin in before moving it to Iraq.
Local sources say that ISIS is not present in the province, and that the Hayat Tahrir Al-Sham coalition and FSA/moderate rebels control various parts of it.
Hamish de Bretton-Gordon, a former commanding officer of the British Armed Forces Joint Chemical Biological Radiological Nuclear (CBRN) Regiment says blowing up sarin destroys it. (sarin has a flash point of 93 C)
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-39500947
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Alice Dollerspear - Thu, 06 Apr 2017 10:02:45 EST ID:okcxXpDl No.157205 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>rebels attacking themselves in false-flag attacks.
If at first you don't succeed then try, try again I guess. Multiple chemical attacks on your own forces is a well known and sound military strategy after all.
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Simon Pinkinman - Thu, 06 Apr 2017 10:41:58 EST ID:dapsSdPA No.157207 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157205
>>157205
it unlikely the public will ever know with any kind of certainty what happened

>Multiple chemical attacks on your own forces is a well known and sound military strategy after all.

yeah i know thats sarcasm but see the thing is it totally is
just because of how chemical weapon use is viewed
if the other side is seen to have used them......even if only on rare occasion and mostly ineffectively.... the rest of the world will condemn the action and offer aid

so yeah losing 80 or so people to gain billions of dollars in foreign aid and shared intelligence at a minimum is a huge net gain
(completely immoral yes but if your a huge dickhead who is intent on gaining power at any cost that doesnt really factor in now does it?)
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Sophie Gembleville - Thu, 06 Apr 2017 11:02:19 EST ID:0hiLuBpD No.157208 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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DICKS EVERYWHERE
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David Tootforth - Thu, 06 Apr 2017 18:02:02 EST ID:eoYkc2OT No.157211 Ignore Report Quick Reply
There's a huge difference between attacking a rebel weapons facility with chemical weapons and attacking with chemical weapons on a rebel weapons facility.
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Shitting Sidgedale - Thu, 06 Apr 2017 18:30:10 EST ID:0g2Ypd/G No.157212 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157207
>the rest of the world will condemn the action and offer aid
>so yeah losing 80 or so people to gain billions of dollars in foreign aid and shared intelligence at a minimum is a huge net gain

I read the attack was on Idlib, hardcore islamist territory. Unless the attack was in the surrounding "moderate" region. Either way, I doubt that international powers would aid those militias.
I'd also like to highlight that Saddam used chemical attacks on the kurdish population. Ba'athists haven't done anything to distance themselves from that kind of warfare.
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Hugh Sinningwater - Thu, 06 Apr 2017 19:34:27 EST ID:R1yHma3R No.157214 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157212
literally no one in the middle east/ syrian conflict right now gives a shit about the rules of war unless it's gains some kind of political favor that can be used in some way. All I'll say is

>Timeline of events leading up to and after are suspisious
>Important people in places that are too convenient and in the world of politics and espionage I don't believe in coincidences.
>Passed sarin gas attacks in this conflict have repeatedly been proven to be from ISIS.
>Ron Paul already questioning the validity of this event in session. all you have to do is listen
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Barnaby Ponnerstock - Thu, 06 Apr 2017 20:48:50 EST ID:k28JUxhY No.157215 Ignore Report Quick Reply
This is fucking bullshit
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Ernest Clepperwire - Thu, 06 Apr 2017 21:48:14 EST ID:XKpNyxIy No.157220 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157208
>we can't have Killary for president! she'll drag us back into the Middle East!!!
aaaaand another promise abandoned...
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Alice Bunshaw - Thu, 06 Apr 2017 22:02:37 EST ID:B7EBVJHu No.157222 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Trump just launched 59 missiles at the airbase the jets implicated were flying from.
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/04/06/world/middleeast/us-said-to-weigh-military-responses-to-syrian-chemical-attack.html
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Edward Pumblenack - Thu, 06 Apr 2017 22:18:12 EST ID:a6crsQtX No.157224 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>157222
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Shit Wettingworth - Thu, 06 Apr 2017 22:19:01 EST ID:iVpTy+7u No.157225 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157222
So after claiming the gas attack was fake and the US has no need to intervene, how does the alt right go back to saying Trump is flawless?
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Betsy Grimgold - Thu, 06 Apr 2017 23:13:55 EST ID:0hiLuBpD No.157227 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>157222
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Betsy Grimgold - Thu, 06 Apr 2017 23:15:35 EST ID:0hiLuBpD No.157228 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157225
The gas attack was fake, the US has need to intervene and Trump is a puppet.
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Betsy Grimgold - Thu, 06 Apr 2017 23:17:41 EST ID:0hiLuBpD No.157229 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157228
*has no need
nb
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Betsy Grimgold - Thu, 06 Apr 2017 23:24:53 EST ID:0hiLuBpD No.157230 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157228
For clarification, by fake I mean false flag. Civilians gassed then blamed on Assad to generate sentiment to invade Syria because muh ebul dictator. Incubators 2.0. The "White Helmets" are the PR wing of Al-Qaeda, they have been caught on multiple occasions staging rescues, holding weapons and working hand in hand with terrorists.
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Alice Pockletere - Fri, 07 Apr 2017 03:05:25 EST ID:cbhMfSls No.157231 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Alt-right on life support!
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Barnaby Sinningway - Fri, 07 Apr 2017 04:53:35 EST ID:vRgRN8dW No.157232 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157228
prove it. how can you say it was fake without proof?
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Samuel Bondleson - Fri, 07 Apr 2017 05:11:07 EST ID:0g2Ypd/G No.157233 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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RT stated that the U.S has fired tomahawk missiles onto a base near Homs.

The siege of Raqqa will being in a few weeks after Tabqa and the surrounding region is liberated by the SDF-YPG/J. It'd be both interesting and horrible to see if Daish uses chemical weapons in the siege. That could potentially "free" Assad from the accusations and put the U.S in a bad light. Imo Assad did commit to chemical warfare, he just blames it on the rebels as a false-flag.But you have to note that Sarin attacks have happened before, and those times the loyalists blamed the rebels as well. A source on the syriancivilwar subreddit said it was through an artillery piece that could have only been on regime territory. I can't comment on the credibility of that source though.
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Edwin Barddock - Fri, 07 Apr 2017 10:06:08 EST ID:V73bHX6y No.157234 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>people are surprised

/pol/ really is full of retards. I thought they just wanted to laugh maniacally while they watch the world burn by putting a mongoloid, con man whose best years are long behind him into office. They really assumed someone completely lacking political skill and temperament would be a good choice. It's funny how quickly they fall right back into "DA JEWZ DID DIS!!!" rhetoric rather than admitting what a complete fraud President Dump is.
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Phyllis Dasslesod - Fri, 07 Apr 2017 10:10:16 EST ID:0NBx4T48 No.157235 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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DICKS EVERYWHERE
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Edward Pumblenack - Fri, 07 Apr 2017 10:52:35 EST ID:a6crsQtX No.157238 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>157235
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Nicholas Wittingnerk - Fri, 07 Apr 2017 17:38:22 EST ID:Il6+YHGF No.157244 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>157235
wow. such 4D chess. If doing a good thing is bad, and doing a bad thing is good, then doing the worst thing is the best thing! It makes so much sense!
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Nell Chuvingpadging - Fri, 07 Apr 2017 18:10:02 EST ID:mvx5AAOh No.157245 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157244
In certain cases, doing bad things are good for the better. Sometimes..
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Nell Chuvingpadging - Fri, 07 Apr 2017 18:10:02 EST ID:mvx5AAOh No.157246 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157244
In certain cases, doing bad things are good for the better. Sometimes..
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Phyllis Goodman - Fri, 07 Apr 2017 22:25:33 EST ID:YolmwJVs No.157251 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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DICKS EVERYWHERE
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Lydia Sandleville - Sat, 08 Apr 2017 12:41:59 EST ID:BLfVg/Ri No.157257 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Impeach chumpf
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Edwin Fuckingman - Sat, 08 Apr 2017 13:11:26 EST ID:i2SzqmZt No.157258 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157251
lul
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Cyril Grimshaw - Sat, 08 Apr 2017 14:25:01 EST ID:iBH379ao No.157260 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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yeah but it was worth it for the liberal tears or something.
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Emma Hackleville - Sat, 08 Apr 2017 18:07:09 EST ID:okcxXpDl No.157269 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157207
Obviously, given recent developments, I have to concede you have a point. I seriously didn't expect this. I still maintain that it is more likely that a regime known for its callous disregard of civilian casualties would use something they are known to have had and been able to produce. It's not the most advanced chemical agent but still beyond all but the most sophisticated terrorists/militias. Even if you had the weapon it's not a cakewalk to deploy correctly.


If you think about it Trump can actually leverage the fact that everyone considers him an idiot out of his depth. Unpredictability is a deterrent in and of itself. (e.g. the D.P.R.K.)
>>157233
>RT stated
Confirmed via a more credible (yes really)
http://nation.foxnews.com/2017/04/07/us-launches-airstrikes-syria-response-chemical-weapons-attack

>>157234
>I thought they just wanted to laugh maniacally while they watch the world burn
only until it might affect them (except the really hard core nihilist minority)
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William Nubberfod - Sun, 09 Apr 2017 15:45:52 EST ID:eoYkc2OT No.157288 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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The media changing its tune for Trump for being "presidential" is fascinating if all it takes was air striking another country. One wonders what sort of deals did Trump get in return. Will Trump face less objection in other policies now that he traded this?
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Albert Brellerfuck - Sun, 09 Apr 2017 15:52:12 EST ID:+5q0zMgm No.157290 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157288
It's pretty disturbing that this is the way the press looks at the pres.. They're the safeguards of information and truth and revenge killing is what makes you a good leader apparently.
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Thomas Buvingdale - Sun, 09 Apr 2017 15:56:57 EST ID:okcxXpDl No.157293 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157288
They seem to conflate making a hard choice with being competent. For all we know Trump flipped a coin.
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Lillian Sollerchan - Sun, 09 Apr 2017 16:16:03 EST ID:0hiLuBpD No.157296 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157288
I saw Brian "RPG Dodger" Williams of NBC describe the missile launches as "beautiful" 3 times within 30 seconds. Its so blatant they're not even trying to hide it. Then there was that blonde basic bitch reporter from CNN that freaked on that one congressman when he dared to question who actually committed the attack. You could see her face immediately darken and quickly glance off camera like "what do I do now?" whenever the congressman said he was skeptical that Assad was behind it. Really makes you think. Then she tried to pigeonhole him like "so you support Assad then huh? HUH??", etc. Truly disgusting to watch.
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Isabella Fammledere - Sun, 09 Apr 2017 16:53:15 EST ID:V73bHX6y No.157297 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157296
It's really too bad you couldn't bother remembering any details so I could verify your account of this exchange.
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Lillian Sollerchan - Sun, 09 Apr 2017 18:47:05 EST ID:0hiLuBpD No.157301 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157297
Does it surprise you that the media cheerleads for war?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q4n3SI81m9w
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YgPbFjUL3dk
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Thomas Buvingdale - Sun, 09 Apr 2017 18:56:15 EST ID:okcxXpDl No.157302 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>157301
Just fyi; much of Europe tends to consider this distasteful in the extreme and has for a while as has most of the rest of the civilized world.

Why do Americans think they're so often stereotyped as trigger-happy patriotards? No other free nation has such a hard on for battle. Mostly because of a multimillenia long social experiment which proved conclusively that war is hell.
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Thomas Happerbanks - Sun, 09 Apr 2017 19:17:04 EST ID:EjFN0ri2 No.157304 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157302
That's because other nations can't spare the resources to set governments and people like Assad straight, when they commit human rights atrocities. As the world's number one economy it is our responsibility to be champions for peace and democracy around the world. We must stick up for the innocents. War is hell and Assad is on a warpath, so we're nipping it in the bud before this thing escalates any further.

>much of Europe tends to consider this distasteful in the extreme

I want you to provide a source for this outrageous claim.
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Thomas Buvingdale - Sun, 09 Apr 2017 19:28:28 EST ID:okcxXpDl No.157305 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157304
I'll begin by admitting that I can in no way prove such a blanket assertion. I also didn't mean it as assertively as it probably came across. I will however offer a neocon complaining about it; http://soerenkern.com/2011/05/06/europeans-react-to-death-of-osama-bin-lade/
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Phineas Nuttingwill - Sun, 09 Apr 2017 19:36:02 EST ID:3E+uYiLw No.157306 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157304

You don't actually believe your government (or any government, for that matter) spends trillions on "spreading peace and democracy", do you?

...Do you?
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Lillian Sollerchan - Sun, 09 Apr 2017 19:42:48 EST ID:0hiLuBpD No.157307 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157306
I can't tell if these people are subtly trolling, simply just that stupid or, dare I say it, shills.
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Martha Serrysidge - Sun, 09 Apr 2017 20:26:58 EST ID:EjFN0ri2 No.157311 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157304
I appreciate your sincerity. Those people seemed to think we should have put bin Laden in handcuffs and given him a trial by jury. The fact is, when you're talking about a person this slippery, who has this many connections across the globe and has orchestrated the deaths of thousands of people to push your twisted extremist ideals, you can't risk anything beyond removing him on the spot while you've got the opportunity. The smattering of bad press highlighted in that article is a reasonable trade off for the assurance that there won't even be a 0.001 percent chance of them acting ever again. They'll get over it. Bin Laden won't.

Anyway, that was a completely different situation than this recent action against Assad.

>>157306
On a global scale, I believe our top priority is to maintain military and technological superiority first and foremost. That sort of thing isn't free, but we pay the price for it anyway because it's in our best interest. Second is the promotion and protection of Western ideals of freedom and democracy. But you can't have any of these things without the first.
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Martha Serrysidge - Sun, 09 Apr 2017 20:27:53 EST ID:EjFN0ri2 No.157312 Ignore Report Quick Reply
that was supposed to be >>157305
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Eliza Clobberwater - Sun, 09 Apr 2017 20:57:17 EST ID:i2SzqmZt No.157313 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group said at least 86 people, including 30 children, were killed in the raid on Khan Sheikhoun.
You guys should look into the credibility of the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.
There is nobody on the ground in Syria that we're getting our info from, and I'm not saying specifically about this attack, but every single instance that has put evidence on Assad's wrongdoing has been backed up by one and only one source, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, which is based in the UK. It would seem that it's just a propaganda machine with a legit sounding name, and it's always the only source for what's going on in Syria.
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Martha Serrysidge - Mon, 10 Apr 2017 01:18:11 EST ID:EjFN0ri2 No.157317 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157313
>There is nobody on the ground in Syria that we're getting our info from

And what in the world makes you say this?
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Eliza Clobberwater - Mon, 10 Apr 2017 01:39:34 EST ID:i2SzqmZt No.157318 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157317
like i said, look into it. they are the one and only source, and they're not even based in Syria.
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Basil Sublingson - Mon, 10 Apr 2017 02:35:54 EST ID:V73bHX6y No.157319 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157301
No it surprises me that someone would post such a half assed description of an event about a "basic blonde bitch" talking to "that one congressman" and expect me to know what you're talking about. "Basic bitch and that congressman + CNN" searches brought up nothing. Then you write shit like this "Then she tried to pigeonhole him like "so you support Assad then huh? HUH??" to exaggerate the account. She asked if he was more inclined to believe Russia or Assad not whether he was openly supporting them. The Brain Williams video was easily searched and I had that within minutes of reading your post.
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The Dildonic Institute - Mon, 10 Apr 2017 09:13:38 EST ID:v2S0kqKh No.157323 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Assuming that Trump is simply a shrewd businessman who knows how to manipulate people and not a puppet of the Russians, the Syrian strike was likely killing several birds with one stone.

First, a message was sent to Syria, Iran, North Korea, Russia, and China with this particular display of force. I'm sure that Trump was antsy to be able to launch some military might, the chemical attack gave him the justification to do so. The questions remain as to why the attacks didn't take out more of the airbase and why did the US notify the Russians?

United Nations Security Council Resolution 2118 was meant to eliminate Syria's chemical stockpile, but they're cunts and of course they wouldn't give it all up. Poor Obama, he tried to be a good man and do the noble/good cop diplomatic route. Now we have Trump with the bad cop routine fucking shit up because "fuck you, you had your chance."

*Trump salaciously eyes Iran, North Korea, Russia, and China*

As for the airport, what better way to discover where more chemicals are than to Inform the Russians as per the U.S.–Russia Memorandum of Mutual Understanding? The US fulfilled it's obligation and thus turned it's spy satellites to track which planes went where. On top of that, the Russians have withdrawn from the agreement, so the US is no longer obligated to comply with informing the Russians what's what.

It'll be interesting to see what comes in the following weeks...
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Polly Pickfield - Mon, 10 Apr 2017 15:50:01 EST ID:lYEV514W No.157324 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157323
>Assuming that Trump is simply a shrewd businessman

I'ma gonna stop ya there...
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Charlotte Dorringhutch - Mon, 10 Apr 2017 17:47:16 EST ID:okcxXpDl No.157328 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157324
I'm assuming "shrewd business man" is a polite way of saying "con-artist". I'm almost tempted to post le_happy_merchant.jpg but won't due to Poe's law.
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Martha Fanderdale - Tue, 11 Apr 2017 10:27:41 EST ID:UK3HFt8a No.157335 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>157323
>Assuming that Trump is simply a shrewd businessman
>killing several birds with one stone
lol you trumpettes will jump through the most insane mental hoops to cling to the notion that your emperor is clothed.
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Nicholas Febberworth - Tue, 11 Apr 2017 13:50:19 EST ID:kOO0oq2A No.157336 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157323

>Assuming that Trump is simply a shrewd businessman who knows how to manipulate people and not a puppet of the Russians

he is neither of those things, lol
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Fanny Blatherfuck - Wed, 12 Apr 2017 02:39:33 EST ID:i2SzqmZt No.157347 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157336
this, he's not even like above average intelligence.
we've all heard the dumbass words he's made up. I had better vocabulary when I was in middle school.
the only thing he's good at is being a demagogue, the rest he's all had handed to him by having analysts, etc, tell him where to invest his father's money.
The fact that Americans thought this guy represents them and that they have similar interests is frankly baffling.
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Alice Bubblebury - Wed, 12 Apr 2017 12:51:36 EST ID:okcxXpDl No.157357 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157347
This is basically the consensus of most world leaders. The Americans elected a spoiled child and not a particularly bright child at that. That's why everyone is trying to divine which advisers hold sway at the moment. Kremlinology 2; Electric Boogaloo.
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Lillian Goblingnere - Wed, 12 Apr 2017 13:57:35 EST ID:ZHHMC0O8 No.157365 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157347
>I'm so smart.
>Trump is so dumb.
>Why would the USA elect this man to be president?
>He's stupider than a child, even though he turned a few million dollars into a multi-billion dollar dynasty.
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Alice Bubblebury - Wed, 12 Apr 2017 14:12:59 EST ID:okcxXpDl No.157366 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157365
>Don't believe your lying eyes.
>Invested capital grew thus money=intelligence.
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Charlotte Hucklewidge - Thu, 13 Apr 2017 01:11:24 EST ID:cm4LvD/b No.157385 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157365
https://youtu.be/gbU4VRs2rro
Ah, another dipshit devotee to the Church of the Almighty Dollar
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The Dildonic Institute - Thu, 13 Apr 2017 05:41:34 EST ID:sBv7Alo5 No.157386 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157335
I'm not even a supporter, truth be told I voted Sanders, then Clinton. I'm simply trying to read into the "strategy" of what's being done. The man got where he is by lying and playing people, it's his modus operandi. Say fucked up shit, see how people respond, and follow through accordingly. Seems logical for corporate culture, geopolitics remains to be seen. I say shrewd because he hasn't completely lost his fortune, yes he's had failures, but not utter ruin...yet.
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Jenny Sigglesud - Thu, 13 Apr 2017 06:08:37 EST ID:NXRGyLOd No.157387 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157365
>He's stupider than a child, even though he turned a few million dollars into a multi billion dollar dynasty.

Give me a small loan of a million dollars and I'll turn that shit into billions aswell.
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Polly Birrysatch - Thu, 13 Apr 2017 06:36:32 EST ID:dapsSdPA No.157388 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157387
>>157387
i love how even the people that hate him seem to have forgotten that this "small loan of a million dollars" was followed by a much muuuuch larger inheritance
how large?
who knows apparently (figures range anywhere from $40,000,000-$200,000,000
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Clara Findlelag - Thu, 13 Apr 2017 15:14:25 EST ID:Sf2IsdEA No.157396 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157388
Or where he repeatedly declared bankruptcy. He was able to resume business but he didn't pay a lot of debtors. Which makes you think he likely abused the system to end up with money which he didn't earn, that was literally the payment for value that someone else created.

Or the connections he had. Those help.

If you are rich and well connected there's a lot of ways to get richer by taking money you didn't earn in a fashion that hurts the net output of society in terms of actually looking after people or producing goods. Aside from what Trump has done there's also asset stripping of working business or buying them and then transferring the debt liability to them.
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Matilda Clurringdale - Thu, 13 Apr 2017 17:32:11 EST ID:h5n3fheo No.157397 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Trump had CASINOS that went under. I don't even know how it's fucking possible for a casino to not make money. That's failure on such a drastic level it's actually kind of impressive.
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Barnaby Drinnermug - Thu, 13 Apr 2017 18:25:00 EST ID:E5xYjU/D No.157398 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157397
It's been said that he used them as his personal piggy bank to move money around to his other businesses. His dad once sent his lawyer to Atlantic City to buy 3.5 million dollars in betting chips when Trump was going to default on an interest payment when he was in danger of losing control of the casino to investors when they wanted him out.

http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2016/09/trump-files-fred-trump-funneled-cash-donald-using-casino-chips
https://www.nytimes.com/2016/06/12/nyregion/donald-trump-atlantic-city.html?_r=0
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Reuben Duvingsitch - Thu, 13 Apr 2017 20:28:56 EST ID:MGe9R5O1 No.157401 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157398
Which, BTW was insanely illegal....but jail is for poors...
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Reuben Worthingfield - Fri, 14 Apr 2017 09:49:54 EST ID:NXRGyLOd No.157412 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>157401
>when a literal criminal gets elected to POTUS
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Archie Drammlestone - Fri, 14 Apr 2017 19:59:40 EST ID:BbZVAod5 No.157421 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>157412
>as if anybody else ever does
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Priscilla Brebblepere - Wed, 19 Apr 2017 22:04:43 EST ID:BBx/FHRi No.157538 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>157397

casinos are a very volatile business actually. they go under often, like night clubs.


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