Thought it couldn't get worse than Trump? Lol OPRAH!!!

Re: Thought it couldn't get worse than Trump? Lol

Postby monilynno » Jan 8th, 2018, 7:14 pm

Glacier wrote:The health of a Democracy is inversely related to the odds of a celebrity getting elected... http://www.macleans.ca/politics/washing ... e-same/amp


Then you shouldn't have a problem with a billionaire real estate mogul as opposed to a tv talk show host. BTW Macleans is a left wing propaganda rag, the amount of fluff they print trying to make Canada's village idiot look good is repugnant.
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Re: Oprah for President

Postby Omnitheo » Jan 8th, 2018, 7:45 pm

This thread already exists, though you may not know it because threads here tend to have rhetorical non-descript headlines

viewtopic.php?f=28&t=76621

As for news...they do. They report on multiple things, the castanet article is specifically posted on the world news section...
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Re: Thought it couldn't get worse than Trump? Lol

Postby jimmy4321 » Jan 8th, 2018, 7:47 pm

monilynno wrote:Yeah it can, a lot worse. Someone ask her why she's sucking Weinstein the pig's ear.




Guess when your a billionaire a peck on the cheek will suffice
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Re: Thought it couldn't get worse than Trump? Lol OPRAH!!!

Postby JLives » Jan 8th, 2018, 8:00 pm

Famous people have always been elected President. It's just that they used to be generals. Name recognition goes a long way. She's smart, empathetic and driven. She has a vast network of resources. She built herself into a billionaire from nothing. No loans from Daddy and did it as a black woman to boot. Oprah's a woman who gets stuff done. She is totally worthy to run for office.
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Re: Thought it couldn't get worse than Trump? Lol

Postby monilynno » Jan 8th, 2018, 8:48 pm

[/quote] Guess when your a billionaire a peck on the cheek will suffice[/quote]

If you think that's what that is you need new glasses, better yet I have a bridge to sell you. LOL
#SheKnew Everyone in Hollywood knew.
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Re: Thought it couldn't get worse than Trump? Lol OPRAH!!!

Postby jimmy4321 » Jan 8th, 2018, 8:55 pm

I was referring to Oprah the billionaire.
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Re: Thought it couldn't get worse than Trump? Lol OPRAH!!!

Postby Treblehook » Jan 8th, 2018, 9:49 pm

She makes a speech at the awards show and all of a sudden she is imminently qualified to be the President of the USA. No wonder that country is in such a governance mess.

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Re: Thought it couldn't get worse than Trump? Lol

Postby Glacier » Jan 8th, 2018, 9:50 pm

monilynno wrote:
If you think that's what that is you need new glasses, better yet I have a bridge to sell you. LOL
#SheKnew Everyone in Hollywood knew.

I like Oprah, and I'm sure that she's a warm and kind person. Maybe she knew and didn't say anything, but would you or I? It's hard to say without living it. One thing that is true is that it takes extraordinary bravery to stand up to famous people who can influence how everyone reacts to you blowing the whistle. Another is that all this condemnation after the fact is not bravery... https://www.dailywire.com/news/25502/walsh-matt-walsh
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Re: Thought it couldn't get worse than Trump? Lol OPRAH!!!

Postby Gone_Fishin » Jan 8th, 2018, 10:03 pm

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Hey Horgan, orange and green mixed together make brown, and that's the colour of crap!

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Re: Thought it couldn't get worse than Trump? Lol OPRAH!!!

Postby Jlabute » Jan 8th, 2018, 10:12 pm

Since we skipped over a white female presidentette, that now makes it time for a black female presidentette.
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Re: Thought it couldn't get worse than Trump? Lol OPRAH!!!

Postby Verum » Jan 9th, 2018, 12:02 am

Gone_Fishin wrote:Image

Yes, being a billionaire TV star doesn't qualify you for president, but being an intelligent, dignified, capable leader, with a seeming modicum of humility, a strong work ethic and actual business credentials might just. That said, I would prefer that Oprah not run, nor become president, but still I doubt she'd be worse than all but maybe 2 of the last 10 presidents.
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Re: Thought it couldn't get worse than Trump? Lol OPRAH!!!

Postby jimmy4321 » Jan 9th, 2018, 8:08 am

She won't do it.
There's near zero control on your image when your president, nasty stuff happens where you can't win.
She'll go from a pretty favorable % for Oprah now, to near 50% during elections, to sometimes where it seems not even Dems will have her back.
Don't think having a hand in sending soldiers into combat, or resulting deaths of all ages being consistent with the Oprah brand.
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Re: Thought it couldn't get worse than Trump? Lol OPRAH!!!

Postby Fancy » Jan 9th, 2018, 8:23 am

Oprah Winfrey is "actively thinking" about running for president, two of her close friends told CNN Monday.


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Re: Thought it couldn't get worse than Trump? Lol OPRAH!!!

Postby Ka-El » Jan 9th, 2018, 8:57 am

Treblehook wrote:She makes a speech at the awards show and all of a sudden she is imminently qualified to be the President of the USA. No wonder that country is in such a governance mess.

Indeed. And to think the incumbent got elected with even less qualifications. Oprah started from nothing and built an empire. Trump started with an empire, and like his presidency, he is struggling to keep it together. God help America
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Re: Thought it couldn't get worse than Trump? Lol OPRAH!!!

Postby The Green Barbarian » Jan 9th, 2018, 9:23 am

Ivanka Trump:
“Just saw Oprah’s empowering & inspiring speech at last night’s #GoldenGlobes,” she said on her father’s favorite social media platform. “Let’s all come together, women & men, & say #TimesUp.”


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