Is Trump Mad?

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Is Trump Mad?

yes
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59%
no
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maybe
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maybe not
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dont know
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Total votes: 108

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Re: Is Trump Mad?

Postby bigjim » 9 Dec 2017, 12:11pm

reohn2 wrote:
bigjim wrote:Don't ignore the fact that Obama made the unilateral decison to go to war in Syria and Iraq.

The subject matter is Trump and is he mad,his lies,descisions and behaviour are that of someone who doesn't know the consecuenses of his actions IMO.
At least Obama thougght through his actions before implementing them,that doesn't mean I agree with those actions but at least I can see the logic and thought pattern to them.
Trump,it seems likes to play golf and throw as many cats in as many pigeon lofts as he can find just to enjoy watching the resultant mayhem :?

The OP states
Given his latest episode re Jerusalem
. Which is where you can draw the comparison with Obama. You don't know whether Trump thought about his actions in this respect and the consequences. I imagine Obama's actions were worse concerning the loss of innocent lives. Is he mad?

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Re: Is Trump Mad?

Postby reohn2 » 9 Dec 2017, 12:12pm

Mick F wrote:Mad, as in mentally ill?
No.

Reckless and misguided?
Yes.


Both IMHO,though he isn't misguided,just crazy with himself at the centre of his crazy world :twisted:
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Re: Is Trump Mad?

Postby reohn2 » 9 Dec 2017, 12:14pm

bigjim wrote:
reohn2 wrote:
bigjim wrote:Don't ignore the fact that Obama made the unilateral decison to go to war in Syria and Iraq.

The subject matter is Trump and is he mad,his lies,descisions and behaviour are that of someone who doesn't know the consecuenses of his actions IMO.
At least Obama thougght through his actions before implementing them,that doesn't mean I agree with those actions but at least I can see the logic and thought pattern to them.
Trump,it seems likes to play golf and throw as many cats in as many pigeon lofts as he can find just to enjoy watching the resultant mayhem :?

The OP states
Given his latest episode re Jerusalem
. Which is where you can draw the comparison with Obama. You don't know whether Trump thought about his actions in this respect and the consequences. I imagine Obama's actions were worse concerning the loss of innocent lives. Is he mad?

Trump hasn't been in powera year yet,as I posted up thread he's only just getting into his stride......
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Re: Is Trump Mad?

Postby 661-Pete » 9 Dec 2017, 1:58pm

reohn2 wrote:Trump hasn't been in powera year yet,as I posted up thread he's only just getting into his stride......
Would that be this sort of stride, by any chance...?
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Re: Is Trump Mad?

Postby bigjim » 9 Dec 2017, 2:15pm

But then, would Hilary been the saner choice?

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Re: Is Trump Mad?

Postby reohn2 » 9 Dec 2017, 2:15pm

661-Pete wrote:
reohn2 wrote:Trump hasn't been in powera year yet,as I posted up thread he's only just getting into his stride......
Would that be this sort of stride, by any chance...?

Could very well be :lol: :shock:
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Re: Is Trump Mad?

Postby reohn2 » 9 Dec 2017, 2:17pm

bigjim wrote:But then, would Hilary been the saner choice?

Nope.
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Re: Is Trump Mad?

Postby Mick F » 10 Dec 2017, 7:17am

bigjim wrote:But then, would Hilary been the saner choice?
It's spelled HILLARY as in a double L which is normally the male version of the name in UK.

My wife is a Hilary .............. with one L .................. because she's one 'ell of a girl! :D
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Re: Is Trump Mad?

Postby Cyril Haearn » 10 Dec 2017, 7:21am

So 31 people (including me) like answering questions!
Would the result have been different if *yes* were not the first suggested answer?
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Re: Is Trump Mad?

Postby Bonefishblues » 10 Dec 2017, 8:42am

Cyril Haearn wrote:So 31 people (including me) like answering questions!
Would the result have been different if *yes* were not the first suggested answer?

I've been on to the Electoral Commission and we're all going to jail :?

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Re: Is Trump Mad?

Postby 661-Pete » 10 Dec 2017, 10:04am

Mick F wrote:It's spelled HILLARY as in a double L which is normally the male version of the name in UK.
As in Hilary Benn, for instance? :wink:
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Re: Is Trump Mad?

Postby Stradageek » 10 Dec 2017, 11:25am

The rather good four-part documentary on Trump said it all, especially his face when having to accompany Ivana at a reception to laud her, not his, achievements.

I'd say a privileged, deeply insecure, terminally narcissistic bully.

He truly believes that the US presidency is all about him.

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Re: Is Trump Mad?

Postby Mick F » 10 Dec 2017, 11:28am

661-Pete wrote:
Mick F wrote:It's spelled HILLARY as in a double L which is normally the male version of the name in UK.
As in Hilary Benn, for instance? :wink:
Odd.
I suppose you can any name you want, and spell it any way you want as well.

Trouble with conventions, is that they can be broken.
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Re: Is Trump Mad?

Postby reohn2 » 10 Dec 2017, 11:45am

Mick F wrote:
661-Pete wrote:
Mick F wrote:It's spelled HILLARY as in a double L which is normally the male version of the name in UK.
As in Hilary Benn, for instance? :wink:
Odd.
I suppose you can any name you want, and spell it any way you want as well.

Trouble with conventions, is that they can be broken.

Is it really that odd or troubling?
The problem with conventions is that some(not necessarily yourself) don't like them being broken,that's what I find odd.
Such as the unwillingness of society,because of convention and prejudice,to accept two people of the same sex,being in Love as a couple like an opposite sex couple,and wanting that to be recognised in the society they live in by being married.

But if we really want to explore oddness what can be more odd than a man being invested president of the USA when he didn't have the majority of the votes of the people who cast them.What kind of convention is that?
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Re: Is Trump Mad?

Postby djnotts » 10 Dec 2017, 11:51am

"What kind of convention is that?"

The Republican (Convention) kind I think!