“When you get into this line of work, you’re in public office, you expect you’re gonna have cheap shots taken at you. That’s part of the process,” the Louisiana Republican said. ——- This strange item came up in a search for Scalise, the Representative who was shot and is in the hospital presently. When political metaphors are made real, everything changes… No disrespect intended and I hope he pulls through (Congress should have sufficient health coverage) but how strange that off-the-cuff sentences sound entirely different after an event such as the baseball game shooting: My best of hope for his full recovery. This kind of thing is thankfully very rare in the USA and I hope the rarity of this kind of thing continues to be rare. More importantly, I hope the five people who were inured today all recover fully.

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I’m from Jersey. I learned how to spot a bullshitter a mile away (great for analyzing all politicians including current Presidents). But even with that training, I always felt Canadian. No idea how they do on the “spot the bullshit” dept but they some of the best comedians.

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