1. The official Sherdog Store is back! Check it out! » Discuss it here! »
Violence/Genocide: Do not condone violence or genocide on a person or group of people. You are free to attack a person or groups ideas but you are crossing the line when calling for violence. This will be heavily enforced in threads with breaking news involving victims.

If Trump's complicit, does this affect his image? Does this cyber Watergate create scope for rerun?

Discussion in 'The War Room' started by seiger, Dec 17, 2016.

  1. seiger Posting from a UK no-go zone in Northern Ireland Banned

    Joined:
    Sep 17, 2016
    Messages:
    4,754
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Chilling in a Celtic top, in Strandtown Belfast
    I don't think this is about Russia. This is about the charge that a president elect conspired with a foreign hostile nation, to win an American election, by nefarious means. That's sailing pretty close to treason. If something like this came up a few years into a baby face presidents reign, it might lead to a Watergate scenario.

    Remember Watergate was a conspired break in, to the DNC. This is EXACTLY the same thing, but done over a computer.

    Where does this leave trump?

    Is there any scenario where this creates scope for a rerun?

    What would it take for Americans to throw out an election and demand a rerun?
     
  2. Hans Gercmiov Titanium Belt

    Joined:
    Sep 25, 2010
    Messages:
    36,465
    Likes Received:
    1,236
    Location:
    Texas
    It's insane that Clinton and the Democrats got exposed as corrupt and people are mad at Trump.
     
  3. seiger Posting from a UK no-go zone in Northern Ireland Banned

    Joined:
    Sep 17, 2016
    Messages:
    4,754
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Chilling in a Celtic top, in Strandtown Belfast
    One thing doesnt vanish the other.

    If you conspired with a foreign government and THAT foreign government and also were complicit in a break in at the DNC, then thats worse than what Nixon did.
     
  4. Dr J Steel Belt

    Joined:
    Apr 8, 2004
    Messages:
    29,118
    Likes Received:
    4,017
    Location:
    Flyover Country
    Now Trump is a co-conspirator? :confused:
     
  5. seiger Posting from a UK no-go zone in Northern Ireland Banned

    Joined:
    Sep 17, 2016
    Messages:
    4,754
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Chilling in a Celtic top, in Strandtown Belfast
    is he? thats what im asking.
     
  6. HereticBD Plutonium Belt

    Joined:
    Jul 28, 2010
    Messages:
    57,706
    Likes Received:
    17,911
    Location:
    In the hearts and minds of everyone
    *Looks into CNN crystal ball*


    Yep. Trump conspired with Putin. Story comes out Tuesday, after butthurt of electoral college vote kicks in.
     
  7. Satsui Ryu Black Belt

    Joined:
    Feb 13, 2012
    Messages:
    6,104
    Likes Received:
    350
    I was thinking this. Did it happen, very possible. Did Trump actively participate, very unlikely.

    But in his case being defensive is probably not a good strategy and the whole two wrongs make a right that the right is seeing this as aint the best way to look at it either.
     
  8. OverCoronavirus Pressure Mayberry = War Room, WR = OT. Shit. Banned

    Joined:
    Jan 29, 2015
    Messages:
    62,870
    Likes Received:
    13
    Location:
    5/7/89 Grateful Dead show, Frost amphitheatre
    Honestly I'm not sure I care anymore.
    I think it would be more damaging to the country to invalidate and have a do over or whatever
     
  9. Dr J Steel Belt

    Joined:
    Apr 8, 2004
    Messages:
    29,118
    Likes Received:
    4,017
    Location:
    Flyover Country
    Gotcha.

    Yeah, if it was proven he orchestrated a Russian hack of the DNC with Vladimir Putin, he'd be in hot water with the voters and the law. There won't be another election, though.
     
  10. method115 Titanium Belt

    Joined:
    Jan 1, 2008
    Messages:
    42,777
    Likes Received:
    2,491
    It's insane that the same people who funded 911 gave money to a presidential candidate yet were talking about Trump and Russia. Could you imagine a candidate going around saying shes funded by the same people who fun terrorism it would kill any politicians career yet somehow its no big deal for Clinton.
     
  11. oldshadow Steel Belt

    Joined:
    Dec 7, 2007
    Messages:
    31,305
    Likes Received:
    2,225
    Location:
    Virginia U.S.A.
    So let's just say Trump was involved (and which I don't believe he was) and he is forced to resign and the VP is now president.

    Ok liberals once again the VP is now president.
     
  12. Cubo de Sangre President of the War Room

    Joined:
    Mar 3, 2014
    Messages:
    49,614
    Likes Received:
    9,020
    Location:
    Hell
    TS cites nobody making the charge, wants to talk about what to do about it, then claims he's asking what the OP seems to already assume.


    [​IMG]
     
  13. Quipling classical conservative

    Joined:
    Jun 7, 2012
    Messages:
    10,944
    Likes Received:
    1,310
    Location:
    purgatory
    That would not create grounds for a rerun. It would create grounds for impeachment, though.
     
  14. Cygnus A Brown Belt

    Joined:
    Mar 28, 2008
    Messages:
    2,730
    Likes Received:
    86
    Its insane that the number 1 reason people hated on Clinton was she was "corrupt". Trump is every bit as corrupt if not more so, yet his supporters say "meh".
     
  15. Bald1 War Room Can

    Joined:
    Apr 10, 2005
    Messages:
    20,440
    Likes Received:
    6,462
    Location:
    Calgary
    Yeah, seems like tilting at windmills. There's nothing behind his theory/question as far as I know.
     
  16. M3t4tr0n Steel Belt

    Joined:
    Nov 16, 2010
    Messages:
    26,571
    Likes Received:
    4,676
    Location:
    Flat Earth
    If he is put him in jail. We can give the job to Bernie ;)
     
  17. Last Samurai Gold Belt

    Joined:
    Aug 22, 2009
    Messages:
    19,321
    Likes Received:
    186
    Location:
    en route
    giving it to Bernie is the only fair option
     
  18. Fawlty Banned Banned

    Joined:
    Dec 16, 2015
    Messages:
    45,301
    Likes Received:
    6,590
    Location:
    War Room Lounge
    There isn't anything I'm aware of that suggests Trump was complicit. How the hell would he even have accomplished that? With his boundless retinue of computer science wizards? He was implicitly happy as shit about it, but that's not a crime.
     
  19. My Spot Marlins 2 titles, Atlanta Braves 1. LMAO!!!

    Joined:
    Jul 4, 2009
    Messages:
    39,679
    Likes Received:
    6,968
    Bernie would have the job but y'all torpedoed him in favor of Hillary.
     
  20. WorldofWarcraft Holy Paladin Banned

    Joined:
    May 7, 2008
    Messages:
    20,162
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)
    Affect his image? The guy is practically a rapist, grabbing women by their pussies. Nobody gives a shit. How can this "affect' his image?
     

Share This Page

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.