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Armando este hilo 🧵...🤦‍♂️
Sepan que las preguntas de los periodistas en #México 🇲🇽fueron más de una, y para #AMLO y #Beto, pero voy a ordenar.
La nariz de Pinocho 🤥 de Fernández con el relato del miente, miente, miente...que algo quedará, fue fatal y tragicómico, y ya verán además de la gravedad de hablar “de más” (política doméstica de #Arg 🇦🇷)
Empecemos. Igual guardo el crudo sin editar.

Las preguntas del primero:
Las preguntas también las voy ordenando porque además Don @lopezobrador_ (AMLO) es bastante aburrido.
Y acá empieza a responder y a tomar temperatura 🤒 #Beto🌡 ... Y así se empezó a poner lindo (en realidad es un mitómano)
Sabrán quién es “Axel” los medios acreditados del mundo?
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As a sexual assault survivor I've EXACTLY zero fu*KS 2 give #WokeAF #Berners trolling me on being my best #MeToo

After months of research on the orchestrated takedown of #betoorourke by Bernie Delegate Network I'd bet this attack on Biden has #puppetmaster written all over it

Now the entirely UNFOUNDED allegations from podcast w/2016 Bernie Sanders delegate Katie Halper & amplified by Intercept @ryangrim are released into the wild via op-ed @guardian by the now quite familiar cog in Bernie delegates media smear machine @ArwaM
BTW....I called that yesterday. Next few 2 jump in will be from Vox, Salon, Capital & Main, Paste & Jacobin, I am sure of it.

The Guardian Op-ed begins with assumption that 100% of Ms Reade's story is fact & pushes narrative that MSM is burying it instead of vetting story 1st.
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(1/3) Hodie es #SuperTuesday, li max important die por li primaries por li Partise #Democratic. Yer evenit multissim coses por #JoeBiden, tales quam li abandonament de #PeteButtigieg e #AmyKlobuchar de lor campanies e li subsequent declarationes de apoy

#Occidental #Interlingue ImageImage
(2/3) por @JoeBiden. Mem #Beto O'Rourke revenit pos un long absentie por partiprender in li eveniment por #Biden in li state de #Texas, quel es li duesim max grand (post #California) del states quel vota hodie. Pro li rapidesse pos li votation in Sud-Carolina e #SuperTuesday, on Image
(3/3) ne save con certitá quo va evenir hodie, ma it es cert que Biden es in ascension. Li statisticos che @FiveThirtyEight predi que #BernieSanders va victer in li max important state #California ma que in tot Joe Biden va obtener un poc plu quam #Bernie mersí al altri states. Image
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1/ The Man in the Arena

“It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better...
2/ "...The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood; who strives valiantly; who errs, who comes short again and again, because there is no effort without error and shortcoming; ..."
3/ "...but who does actually strive to do the deeds; who knows great enthusiasms, the great devotions; who spends himself in a worthy cause; who at the best knows, in the end, the triumph of high achievement, ...
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A brief history of the United States:

a few hundred years ago some assholes landed on a boat and started killing the people who already lived here.

soon... some of those assholes started bringing in people that were captured and held as slaves, so they wouldn't have to work so hard.

people kept coming into this new land because they were being persecuted for various reasons in their homeland... they were from many places and many religions... they came here so they could live in peace.

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Ok here is the deal. While news pundits r touting fundraising $$ raised & gauging the viability of a dem candidates. It's important to look at the big picture. #Beto2020 had me at the firdt Townhall I heard him talk abt his vision, NFL speech won my heart but THIS won my trust.
Beto since early in his tenure at Congress decided he came to Congress to serve the people he represented. He refused to "play the Washington game". It was one of the many reasons Texans love him so much. We heard him and KNOW HIM. He is there "FOR THE PEOPLE"
#BetoORourke shows up everywhere. Ppl might believe he can't pull a crowd or his ability to fundraise has faltered. Well he is not a candidate chasing the dollar, he is going to where the people are all over the country. No PAC, NO CORPORATE or special interests. It's ALLPeople
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I've been telling folks that there's been a tectonic shift here in Texas, politically, in the last few years... and #Beto is the reason... but I haven't really been able to put it into words... but yesterday it became more clear. let me explain.

I live in Lubbock, TX. It's one of the reddest places on the planet, politically speaking. In 2016, trump won Lubbock County with a 38 point spread. In 2018, Cruz won Lubbock County with a 29 point spread, which was surprising because he won with a 42 point spread in 2012.

So, you can see a definite trend there. But trends are not what I'm talking about here... I'm talking about the *atmosphere* of our little city.

A few months ago, my wife and I got our new #Beto tshirts... and since then we wear them often... say once a week.

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1/ Gun violence and visual censorship: a running thread.
2/ Remember that rare/unusual shot from Va Beach? Or this frame from Christchurch in New Zealand? Once again this weekend, horrific acts of #gunviolence on American soil. But between police and media, the scenes are completely sanitized. While carnage reigns, we see no blood.
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Atlanta Journal Constitution is doing best job reporting on the #ElPaso #shooting

They reported on it the day before it happened. 🤔

#ElPasoShooting #ElPasoStrong #GunReformNow #GunViolence #gunsense #Democrats #QAnon #MAGA #Biden2020 #KamalaHarris
Atlanta's Newspaper: #ElPaso #shooting...YESTERDAY!?

Huh.. odd

Search powered by Google on their site does show it as 21 hours ago
Img 1…

When you get to article it says 6 Hours
Img 2…

#ElPasoStrong #ElPasoTerroristAttack #QAnon
#Beto's not even able to control his emotions in the
wake of this event.

#ElPaso #Shooting #ElPasoStrong #ElPasoTerroristAttack #GunViolence #gunsense #GunControlNow #QAnon #MAGA #Democrats #Beto2020
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1/ @TheRickWilson is absolutely right that Rs have been successful winning elections.

But like the guy born on 3rd base thinking he hit a homer he left out some pertinent details.
2/ Since Nixon Rs has embraced and committed to Pat Buchanan's vision of using wedge issues for electoral gain,

"Such gambits, he added, could "cut the Democratic Party and country in half; my view is that we would have far the larger half."…
3/ There is no wound in our national psyche that Rs won't exploit for gain - reproductive rights, God, Guns, Gays, etc.
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As I first wrote several weeks ago would happen, the Democratic debates have restructured the polling, putting, as I predicted, @KamalaHarris and @ewarren within striking distance of @JoeBiden.

Biden 22%
Harris 17%
Warren 15%
Sanders 14%
Buttigieg 4%…
Months of assertions that #Biden was "inevitable" have been eviscerated. Unable to stand up to #Harris at the debates, Biden appeared tired, confused and unprepared, despite having been kept away from major events for weeks by his handlers. Harris has been campaigning daily.
#Warren won the first debate handily, with only @JulianCastro and @CoryBooker offering any other strong moments in the two hour debate.
The new rankings put #Harris and Warren in the lead for most electable and many are already talking about Harris/Warren as the 2020 ticket.
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#DemDebate wrap-up:

Maintained top tier status: #ElizabethWarren

Boosted his candidacy: #JulianCastro

Shaky: #BetoORourke
Though credit to #Beto for bringing up Russia's 2016 cyberattack.
And yes to those saying that #CoryBooker did well too.

But I think @ewarren did everything she needed to do and more to cement her position as one of the frontrunners.

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#Warren, #Harris and #Castro had previously called for #impeachment weeks ago.

More Democrats Are Calling For Impeachment After #Mueller Said He Could Not Clear Trump…
A week ago both #Beto and #Buttigieg had joined the impeachment calls.Today #Booker, #Gillibrand and others added their voices for impeachment and #Sanders said he would support whatever Pelosi chooses to do, but said it seems time to examine the issue.
The outlier among the frontrunners is #Biden, who took a wait-and-see attitude. In his
statement, #Mueller declaratively punted the ball to Congress.
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THREAD: Body Language Analysis No. 4377: Donald Trump, "These aren't people, these are animals" • #Nonverbal #EmotionalIntelligence #BodyLanguage #BodyLanguageExpert #TheseArentPeople #TheseAreAnimals #Beto
1/ On Friday 5 April 2019, while at two different campaign events in Iowa, Beto O’Rourke told the crowds that Donald Trump’s rhetoric echoes Nazi Germany, saying, "Putting kids in cages?", ...
2/ ...and "Calling human beings an infestation is something that we might’ve expected to hear in Nazi Germany", along with, "the rhetoric of a president who not only describes immigrants as rapists and criminals, but as animals and an infestation," as well as, ...
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@BetoORourke could eat an apple through a picket fence.
@BetoORourke could eat grapes through a tennis racket.
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The 2020 Dem primary is going to be intense one way or the other. The stakes are too high for it not to be. Heading into 2019, we'll see lots of early maneuvering and skirmishes. That's fine, AS LONG AS THEY ARE NOT CHARACTER ATTACKS.

A character attack directly impugns the honesty, integrity, and/or ethics of a candidate. Examples: Candidate X is a liar. Candidate Y is immoral. An issue debate is perfectly acceptable, i.e. Candidate Z is wrong on health care, the economy, etc.

Neither #BernieSanders nor #BetoORourke have announced if they are running. Supporters of each should feel free to battle out the issues, BUT AVOID CHARACTER ATTACKS. We cannot afford to give needless ammunition to the GOP.
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Beto O’Rourke, who’s pondering a 2020 presidential bid, met with Barack Obama
#WednesdayWisdom #BlueWave2020 #Beto…
2-"Beto O’Rourke, weighing whether to mount a 2020 presidential bid, met recently with ­Barack Obama at his post-presidency offices in Washington.The meeting, which was held Nov. 16 at the former president’s offices in Foggy Bottom, came as former Obama aides have encouraged the
3-"Democratic House member to run, seeing him as capable of the same kind of inspirational campaign that caught fire in the 2008 presidential election.The meeting was the first sign of Obama getting personally involved in conversations with O’Rourke, who, despite his November
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Of course Sirota is worried about #beto who raised
$69 million dollars for a senate race with no PACs.
And Beto who still has $10 million on hand.
Cuts into that Bern dollar machine.
Beto v Bernie is all Sirota is concerned about. And he doesn’t like these numbers.
Bern’s PAC % is 1.58
Beto’s PAC % is .11

Naturally Sirota is worried about the erosion of his meal ticket.
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N*ziYorkTimes at it again. Undercutting the rise of Southern Democrats a fierce ambitious, exuberant and emboldened group of Democrats on fire from the so red state close races of Stacey Andrew. And Beto. Red state Democrats are blazing rn in Mississippi and ready for 2020.
Who cares what white Republicans think in Texas.

Or anywhere.

Blue tsunami just got started with the House.

It’s just a matter of time. #Beto2020…
You know Sputhern Democrats are surging and growing when the N*ziYorkTimes insults them and tries to gaslight them into old pain.

There’s a new day.
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Monday this was posted on Facebook. Straight Democratic Ticket changed to Republican. Then.....
Secretary of State sends this out....
After record turn out.
We need to have huge turn out for #Beto to overcome any lost votes!
•Don’t choose Straight Ticket Option
•Input your votes for each candidate
•Double Check your ballot.
#BETO @BetoORourke
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