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Old 07-29-2019, 06:36 PM
 
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classic baltimore.
@1:25
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Old 07-29-2019, 06:41 PM
 
Location: Barrington
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Even the previous mayor, who resigned amid a corruption scandal, complained about the rats and the stench. I wonder why she didn't do anything.



https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bhbxLZycZwE
The 16 or so public housing development has been infested with rats and mice for decades. And some of this has all to do with the habits of the people who call these places home.

Baltimore got a $200,000 federal grant to fund pest control in public housing and intends to outsource to a private company. It is also investing in community education.
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Old 07-29-2019, 06:46 PM
 
Location: New Albany, Indiana (Greater Louisville)
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The pattern is that non White men who pick fights with Trump are rebuked much more harshly than other people. Trump can see good in people who chant "Jews will not replace Whites" and sees poor Whites as victims of bad trade policy but any similar complaints by non Whites and they are SOBs or need to go back where they came from.
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Old 07-29-2019, 06:50 PM
 
Location: Florida
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Trump made:

Nancy Pelosi defend MS-13, a violent, terrorist gang made up largely of illegal aliens.

Nancy Pelosi damn the radical, far left anti American Jihad Squad and AOC, then defend them making them the Face of the Democrat Party.

Now Trump makes the Democrats defend Rat infested, high crime, failed Democrat run cities as models for America.

Oh well, nice try Dems. You lose again.
Stop with the "whatabout-isms already.

It seems like that is your last defense to justify Trump's blatant racism.

Loyalty to Trump got Cohen a prison sentence so go down that rabbit hole if you want!

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Old 07-29-2019, 06:50 PM
 
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Trump has sought to create / sustain a perception that Cummings is somehow responsible for the 60 years of decline that tracks the decline of manufacturing in Baltimore. Itís the same thing in Appalachia Except the industry is mining that peaked nearly 100 years ago. And even at peak, vast parts of Appalachia was dirt poor.
Cummings has been there for 26 years. He is part of the problem. He has been a miserable failure!!!
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Old 07-29-2019, 06:59 PM
 
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Stop with the "whatabout-isms already.

It seems like that is your last defense to justify Trump's blatant racism.

Loyalty to Trump got Cohen a prison sentence so go down that rabbit hole if you want!

What racism? Second time I asked.
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Old 07-29-2019, 07:01 PM
 
Location: my little town
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Rising sea level could take half the city in the next couple centuries. What's left may get hammered by hurricanes. A port may still be needed there, but I expect most of the population will be moving up into the Appalachians.
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Old 07-29-2019, 07:02 PM
 
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Trumps racist...because he talks to black people like they are not black
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Old 07-29-2019, 07:04 PM
 
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When you cant defend the indefensible, you have nothing but the race card...…

Go after the messenger to discredit him and then his message gets ignored
Yep. I remember when Trump tried to tell Obama to clean up Baltimore.

I would take that to mean that Trump needs to clean up Baltimore himself.

He said the country is going to hell. Maybe that means he should leave.


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Old 07-29-2019, 07:07 PM
 
Location: Philaburbia
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First, the responsibility for a city usually rests with the mayor, then maybe the governor, not the congressman.
Don't bother explaining civics to the Trump crowd. In one ear and out the other.
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