Skip to comments.Thursday News Roundup: Joe Biden Needs More Fiber, the Times Beclowns Itself Again, and the Trouble With Polls
Posted on 07/09/2020 5:20:07 AM PDT by EyesOfTX
Pray for these debates to happen. Think about it: If a debate breaks out this fall between Donald Trump, Kanye West and Joe Biden, we are all going to think we must have accidentally ingested a massive amount of peyote. It would be such a wild trip that we absolutely must find a way to make it happen.
Kanye West no longer supports President Trump, says Joe Biden not ...
This cracked me up, but only because it could be based in reality:
James Woods is a national treasure.
Your corrupt news media in action. The New York Times weighed into the ongoing tit-for-tat exchange between Foxs Tucker Carlson and depraved Democrat/Marxist Senator Tammy Duckworth. Because Duckworth cannot be defended based on facts and logic, the Times very predictably based its defense of her by proclaiming that, because Duckworth was born in Thailand and lost her legs serving her country in Iraq, she is above any form of criticism.
From a piece at The Federalist:
The New York Times charged Fox News Tucker Carlson of espousing nativism Wednesday after the prime time television host criticized Illinois Democratic Sen. Tammy Duckworth, who said Americans ought to consider cancelling George Washington and called American heroes honored in Trumps Friday speech at Mount Rushmore dead traitors.
Tammy Duckworth Confronts Nativist Smears From Tucker Carlson, blared the Times headline. Senator Tammy Duckworth of Illinois, a Thai-American Democrat who lost both of her legs fighting the Iraq war and is now a potential vice-presidential nominee, was targeted with nativist smears for the second night in a row on Tuesday by Fox News Tucker Carlson.
Carlson however, did no such thing. His rant had nothing to do with where she was born which was in Thailand, and nothing to do with her citizenship, which was granted by having an American father. See for Yourself:
As you can see, what Carlson actually did was take Duckworth to task for saying its time for Americans to cancel George Washington, without whose amazing courage America literally would not exist, and for characterizing him and many others, like Thomas Jefferson, Teddy Roosevelt, Ulysses Grant, Andrew Jackson, Frederick Douglass, Abraham Lincoln, Martin Luther King and many other real American heroes as dead traitors.
Tammy Duckworth hates America, which of course just makes her a typical Democrat member of congress these days. But of course, her status as a Democrat is why the Times is obligated to defend her by any means available, even when the only means available happen to be intellectual dishonesty and abject stupidity. Because thats what our corrupt news media does.
Hey, didja ever wonder what Creepy Uncle Quid Pro Farty China Joe Biden believes with every fiber of his being? Well, yesterday, the Unfrozen Caveman Presumptive Nominee tried to explain it, and sadness and unintentional hilarity ensued:
Biden: Lonnie knows I believe this every fiber my being. Were posed. I, what I proposed is, is ..it can be done. I hink were in a position ta, ta really make it happen. And my team and your team already working closely together, and light, to light up the path forward here. Critical laws like the pro act to strengthen collective bargaining. On politics like the prevailing and pr look, I guess Im gettin, Im, Im gettin, f, takin too much time. You know
So, there you have it, folks Joe Bidens core beliefs, beliefs that he feels with every fiber of his being. Or maybe he meant he just didnt get enough fiber in his Metamucil its all so confusing. Who really knows?
So, you needed one more reason not to watch CNBC? Well, here you go:
Cant wait to see the ratings for that time block.
The problem with polls, part 6,572. A new national poll released yesterday by The Hill/HarrisX has Democrats concerned. Why? Because HarrisX is an actual legitimate polling organization that has little-to-no incentive to fake up its results.
This poll of 933 registered voters was taken on July 3-4, and it finds Biden leading President Trump by a margin of 43 to 39. That 4-point margin is well below the 8-12 point leads found by a series of media-driven polls released over the past month, and it has some Democrats very concerned, as reported in a piece at The Hill:
I think a four point lead should be very concerning, Democratic pollster and founding partner at Hit Strategies, Terrance Woodbury, told Hill.TV.
We know the enthusiasm gaps between Biden and Trump, with Trumps supporters being very enthusiastic and insistent on voting for him, margins that close are problematic, Woodbury added.
A recent USA Today-Suffolk poll found half of Trump supporters said they were very excited to vote for the President while 27 percent of Biden supporters said the same.
A New York Times-Siena College survey from early June showed similar gaps in voter enthusiasm when looking at battleground states.
As good an organization as HarrisX is, even its polls on this race remain extremely problematic, for one simple fact: Most Trump supporters are very uncomfortable expressing their real views with any stranger who claims to be a pollster. One poll of Trump voters on Twitter earlier this week showed that well over 70% of the respondents would fear retribution from employers or others for admitting to be a Trump supporter.
Thats how pervasive the media campaign to demonize supporters of the President of the United States has become.
Now, think of what that means for pollsters, even the really good ones like HarrisX. It means you can never be confident that you have compiled a truly representative sample of the American public, no matter how hard you try. This is why no one should waste a bunch of time worrying about these polls, especially four months in advance of Election Day.
Those Democrats have every reason to be worried, because if Biden really does have a 4-point lead in the current polls, it likely means he really trails the President by half a dozen points or even more.
That is all.
Somebody should do one of those on the street person to person poll questions... ‘Who’s running for President?’... It would be interesting to find out how many people can’t name Joe Biden as a candidate.
Good old Uncle Naughtyfingers already has so much fiber in his diet that he gets rope burns every time he takes his morning BLM.
Yeah, if Ye is peeling off any significant percentage of the black vote from Joke Bidet, he's supporting President Trump.
Long term liberal cognitive dissonance causes irreversible brain damage. Anyone working in and around nursing homes knows this. Logic and reasoning become almost impossible. Gods Created world is based on logic. The further you progress from logic, the closer you move to dementia...
Thanks, Joe, that certainly clears it up. Impeccable logic; flawless delivery!
And this poll only had 74% of Republicans voting for Trump. Not believable. I think the dems are claiming to be Republican for the polls.
Also, it was a registered voter poll. Immediately add 5% to Trump. There were an extra 5% dems in the polls and 3% less Republicans; add another 5% for Trump.
That's one of the latest woke buzzwords. If you want borders and fraud-free elections, you're nativist. Discrimination based upon different origin.
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