Sen. Hirono: Democrats Have a Hard Time "Connecting" With People Because Of "How Smart We Are"

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  1. Space_Time

    Space_Time Well-Known Member

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    Is it a burden being so smart? Will Democrats ever be able to relate to ordinary people? Does this present an opportunity for Republicans?
     
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    AP_RESURRECTION Active Member Past Donor

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    The issue is on clear display. The real problem is these folks have an inflated sense of self and overestimate themselves. This arrogance was a key factor in the victory of President Trump.
     
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    So the Senator is claiming her fellow NDP members are too stupid to absorb multiple issues?

    Well, I'm not going to spend any time arguing against that claim, but I'd suggest it should come as a surprise to see more evidence of how pathetic Sen. Hirono is.
     
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    Lol, Horino is a complete moron. Wow
     
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    Reagan from the grave -

    "It isn't so much that liberals are ignorant. It's just that they know so many things that aren't so."
     
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    Not really.

    Anybody who would feel offended by Hirono's observation (which is 100% spot on) is already firmly in the Trump camp.
     
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    Yeah Democrats have the smartest people in Congress.

    They've got Waters, Cortez, the guy who thought Guam could capsize, Spartacus, the "1/1024th Central American", etc etc.
    It's a good thing too, otherwise we might have capsized Guam if we didn't have Democrats on the job.
     
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    Democrats are more arrogant than Trump? What's wrong with this picture?
     
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    Hank Johnson - Democrat and a complete idiot.



    Like, really an idiot. "We need to make sure Helium is available to all".....

     
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    9royhobbs Well-Known Member

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    Yeah, and it's hard to get aid to Puerto Rico because it's an island in a big ocean.
     
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    We got plenty of aid there, they were just to stupid to figure out how to move it to the people.

    They obviously have not advanced past the spear so we should pull all technology from them and let them run wild and live happily.
     
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    Wow, you put a lot of thought into that post.
     
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    Getting aid to PR is easy. Even with all of the east coast ports in the US closed down from the CONUS hurricanes we still got more than enough supplies to the island in a matter of days.

    What isn't easy is getting Puerto Ricans off their ass and into trucks to deliver the supplies.

    You know, like the millions of bottles of water left sitting on airstrips and all the food rotting and being tossed in dumpsters.

    If it wasn't for federal agents raiding warehouses in PR, they still wouldn't have electricity.

    They're the perfect democrat: like helpless baby birds with their mouths open.
     
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    The way they could have "moved it to the people" is called roads R-O-A-D-S. They didn't have any because the hurricane destroyed them. Duh!
     
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    If you didn't have ad homs you wouldn't be able to reply.
     
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    Hmmm.

    Hirono: Democrats know so much they have difficulty connecting with voters

    Clinton: Basket of Deplorables

    Yep, Dems are more arrogant.
     
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    I like your analogy because it's a little like Trumpites. Little birds - all mouth and full of s***
     
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    Yep, he's a genius!
     
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    Like shooting fish in a barrel around here.
     
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    The Ocean's not the problem.
     
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    You cant refute the facts, so you lazily pull the race card. You are not justifying the senators claim. What part of what he said, is untrue?
     
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    A Trump quote is noticeably missing. Couldn't find one of him showing humility could you
     
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    What fact is it you want me to refute?
     
  24. ocean515

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    Didn't need to, so I didn't look for one.

    Arrogance is at the heart of the NDP and it's followers. For example, why else would they come up with these juvenile little names for supporters of the President?

    Denying this arrogance only proves how invalid the thoughts of superiority truly are.
     
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    Ooo.

    Another Dem with foot in mouth...
     

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