Humour To End The Week …

It’s Friday … finally!  The end of a loooooong week for us all.  Let’s start the weekend off on the right foot … let’s laugh at some of the stupidity of our government.  We can effect change over time, but there is no immediate solution, so that which you cannot change … you laugh at!


One of the two biggest stories of the week was Trump kicking off his 2020 campaign.  Now, I don’t understand why this is a big deal, considering he registered to run for re-election on the very day he was inaugurated after stealing his first election!  But, a big deal was made by the trumpians, so it made the news.

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And the democrats mostly launched their campaigns already, though with somewhat less fanfare …

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The second big news item was the escalation of tensions between Trump and Iran.  Note that I did not say ‘between the U.S. and Iran’, for this attempt to bully Iran into a war is solely a creation of team Trump-Pompeo-Bolton … the rest of us have no interest in starting a new war in the Middle East, especially one that is built on lies and false premises.

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The immigrant situation at the southern border continues, or perhaps worsens as Trump announced that he is going to deport some 11 million immigrants … the fact that it isn’t true matters not to his base, for as long as he says it, they lap it up like a cat laps up cream …

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The media was its own news this week, when the New York Times announced the firing of its political cartoonists (baaaad move) and when Trump announced that his primary mouthpiece, Sarah Huckabee Sanders, would be leaving at the end of June (YAY!!!)

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A few ‘toons about the abomination that is Trump …

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Have a great weekend, my friends!

12 thoughts on “Humour To End The Week …

  1. Pingback: Humour To End The Week … — Filosofa’s Word – GettingrealwithPTSD

  2. See, when I hear the names of the Democrat candidates, I always put them to the “We Didn’t Start the Fire”. You know, “Cory, Warren, Bernie Sanders back again, Petey, Kamala, ex-Vice President Joseph Biden. They’ve already started campaigning. There’s a year let to go, you know it’ll go slow, you know.” The song has a lot of room to play with the meme and themes and names and claims. I bet Randy Rainbow would hit a grand slam doing it.

    Cheers

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    • Good one! I’m surprised nobody has done it yet. Sigh … more than 16 months yet to go … and I’m already tired of it! I think I’d like to do a Rip Van Winkle and sleep for the next 17 months! Wake me when it’s over!
      Cheers!

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