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It’s impossible to watch HBO’s CHERNOBYL without thinking of Donald Trump; like those in charge of the doomed Russian reactor, he’s a man of mediocre intelligence in charge of great power–economic, global–that he does not understand. @StephenKing, 30 May 2019
Why do Hollywood elitists continue to publicly humiliate themselves on twitter? Chernobyl was a failure of socialism (where the govt controls the means of production), the exact opposite of the Trump deregulation and tax cut agenda. @DanBoingoBoingoBongoDummy, 30 May 2019
- “Stephen King Likens ‘Chernobyl’ to Trump, Ignores Socialism”
- “HBO’s ‘Chernobyl’ Indicts Soviet Socialism. Reviews Downplay It”
- “HBO’s ‘Chernobyl’ Gives Voice To Ordinary Soviets’ Horror Of Socialism”
- “Conservatives Love HBO’s ‘Chernobyl,’ But Socialists Don’t Want To Talk About It”
Maybe they’d prefer if we called them ghettos?
“Truth of the matter is, you all know, you all know in your gut what has to be done,” Biden said. “We can disagree in the margins. But the truth of the matter is, it’s all within our wheelhouse and nobody has to be punished. No one’s standard of living would change. Nothing would fundamentally change,” he said.
- Insert foot DIRECTLY into mouth
Trust is vital, Carlson said, because you will have to not only trust Facebook to keep your social data safe, you’re going to have to trust it to be hack-free. If someone hacks your account, they could steal your cryptocurrency. That’s a somewhat common occurrence these days, so Facebook will have to be extremely disciplined to make sure it doesn’t happen.