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Sunday, August 07, 2022

According to a report from the Washington Post, a small group of die-hard conservatives and Donald Trump supporters who took part in the the so-called "People's Convoy" have yet to go home and have been living in their cars or vans for weeks, meeting each day and wondering why their movement didn't catch on.

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Q itself was and is a for-profit marketer of junk meme stuff with a the crazier the better attitude.

What was it PT Barnum said?

"Nobody ever lost a dollar by underestimating the taste of the American public."

#1 | Posted by Corky at 2022-08-07 11:43 PM | Reply | Newsworthy 2

Last I heard up here the "Freedom Convoy" was protesting fertilizer regulations in the Netherlands.

#2 | Posted by REDIAL at 2022-08-07 11:56 PM | Reply

What was it PT Barnum said?

I think that was Mencken.

#3 | Posted by REDIAL at 2022-08-08 12:05 AM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

...PT Barnum said?
#1 | Posted by Corky

Actually he said something about a sucker born every minute. That's why he knew to switch from Dem to Pub when he decided to run for office.

#4 | Posted by TFDNihilist at 2022-08-08 12:34 AM | Reply | Newsworthy 2

Doubters! lol

www.entrepreneur.com

#5 | Posted by Corky at 2022-08-08 01:07 AM | Reply | Funny: 1

Doubters!

Fine. Be like that... :-)

#6 | Posted by REDIAL at 2022-08-08 01:24 AM | Reply

Chris Farley as Matt Foley, motivational speaker:

"I live in a van down by the river"

www.youtube.com

#7 | Posted by AMERICANUNITY at 2022-08-08 01:33 AM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

"living in their cars or vans for weeks, meeting each day and wondering why their movement didn't catch on."

Because it was stupid. That's why.

Protest high gas prices by driving a rig that gets 8 mpg across country? Smurt.

Protest outside the white house? Smurt.

Maybe if these dumbsh*ts took the protests to the homes of Oil CEO's, you know the one's who actually control the price of gas, it would have caught on.

#8 | Posted by Nixon at 2022-08-08 09:00 AM | Reply | Newsworthy 2

Because it was stupid. That's why.

And unfocussed, if it was anything like the Canucker Truckers. Ask any ten of them what they were protesting and you'd get ten different answers.

#9 | Posted by REDIAL at 2022-08-08 09:34 AM | Reply

A small group living in their cars and vans?

Maybe, in their haste, the dummies forgot to calculate gas money to get back home .

It can become bitter cold in DC when winter sets in. If they don't hurry up they'll become a latter day Donner party.

#10 | Posted by Twinpac at 2022-08-08 10:32 AM | Reply

Actually, they were/are doing the kinds of things people tend to do before their trade is automated into oblivion. They're just giving the 1% an excuse.

#11 | Posted by RightisTrite at 2022-08-08 10:34 AM | Reply

These idiots probably ran out of gas and money. DC should charter one of the immigrant buses to take them to Texas.

#12 | Posted by Whatsleft at 2022-08-08 11:28 AM | Reply

These idiots probably ran out of gas and money.

They were planning on living large off of idiot donors but they dried up early.

#13 | Posted by REDIAL at 2022-08-08 11:38 AM | Reply

Grifters-in-training or rebels without a clue?

#14 | Posted by Rumpelstiltskin at 2022-08-08 05:15 PM | Reply

"Do we have a Second Amendment right to throw off a tyrannical government? Yes. That's what the Constitution says."

Lol the Constitution does not say that. The Declaration of Independence sort of says that, but the Constitution was ratified 12 years later.

#15 | Posted by dibblda at 2022-08-09 08:30 PM | Reply

Make no mistake, these people will start murdering americans the moment trump tells them to. They're die hard fascist cult members.

#16 | Posted by SpeakSoftly at 2022-08-09 08:54 PM | Reply

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