PARDON YOU, PARDON THEM, PARDON ALL

So suddenly, I thought to myself:

“Hey. If Trump wants a pardon and if in return, he will resign forthwith and go away forever … might that not be worth it? There would still be a whole administration to prosecute and since Trump doesn’t give a rat’s ass about anyone but himself, the Feds will get a free pass at everyone who isn’t Trump, right?”

Then, I thought some more. Maybe we could get the same deal for the whole mess of them. Offer everyone a pardon if they pinky promise to resign and guarantee they will slink off into the quicksand. They are forbidden to involve themselves in politics on any level other than voting. No television, talk shows, or “tell all” books. They would have to promise to effectively vanish from the public view — never to be seen by us in any format, wide or narrow screen.

After which, we could then have a “do-over,” politically speaking.

I used to dream about travel. Now I dream of a sane political system. How times change!

Bill Day / Cagle Cartoons

Isn’t that a great idea? That they would go away and never come back? I could live with that. In fact, it would make me very happy. I don’t have any idea if it is legal — or possible in any way — but I need my dreams.

It’s just a thought. In case you were wondering what I was thinking.



Categories: American history, Cartoons, Government, Humor, political parties, Politics

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20 replies

  1. Maybe He will not pardon you on judgment day!? wouldn’t that be funny >:-D

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  2. It’s a wonderful dream — and it seems to be coming almost true, albeit a little slowly — drip, drip, drip!

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  3. I hope for your sake i’m wrong here, but i suspect he thinks he can milk America for a lot more infamy as well as support from those who love him for quite a while yet.

    Why does the legal system have to take so long to do anything useful?

    love.

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  4. I like the way you’re thinking and I wholeheartedly endorse your post.

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  5. A fine thought indeed. Pardon and be gone, and not another word. It’s like a poison spreading round the globe – this ever-tweeting trump.

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  6. yes, a do over is definitely in order!!

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  7. Could “humanity” sink any lower?!?

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  8. The only time I listen to the news now is when I wake up in the morning and put the radio on. The other morning half asleep I heard them say that Trump was looking into pardoning himself. I thought maybe I was still asleep, it sounded so absurd. If pardoning them would make them go away I’d say go for it but you know what they say about politicians and promises.

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