ARE YOU A DECENT HUMAN BEING, OR ARE YOU A DICK? – BY TOM CURLEY

Even though the election is over and the world is a calmer — yet sadder — place, this deserves a rerun. Because things have changed, but the GOP hasn’t changed. Today, Trump came out to harangue Facebook for blocking him. I guess after taking on Dr. Seuss and Mr. Potato Head, they needed to bring back the big orange guy himself, just to stir the pot. Like life, following half a million deaths, isn’t difficult enough?



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  1. Interesting. I agree that character needs to come back into the whole “eligible for public office’ scenario. I do have one question about that though. Are there actually any politicians who stand any chance of being nominated, let alone elected, who possess ‘good’ character traits? Honesty. Integrity. Ethics. Compassion. and perhaps the most important characteristic of all: Common Sense? In Utah and in my humble opinion, there are no such individuals. Being a sleaze bag (of any gender or ethnicity) seems to be the foremost qualification for being elected to public office. That’s terrifying.

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    • It’s a very good question and I suspect you are right. Some are better than others but these days, success doesn’t seem to involve anything like doing the right thing. It’s all about power and leverage. How honest can you be with the reality in which we live? We need our own “messiah,” in whom everyone can believe. Not a “trump.” A good human being with the power to help others believe. Are there any such people?

      I don’t know.

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