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    저는 하나님의 계시를받아 전세계에 하나님의 뜻을 전하고있는 한국 사람입니다 성경에 세상 마지막때가 노아때와 같다고하셨는데 지금 세상이 노아때처럼 이땅에 모든 사람들이 음란과탐욕으로 타락되어 하나님의 심판이 전세계적으로 들어가고 있지만 사람들이 깨닫지 못하고 있다고 말씀해주셨습니다 앞으로의 세상은 전세계가 더 갖가지 재앙으로 불안해서 살수없는 세상이 될것이라고 말씀해주셨습니다 오직 살길은 영으로 다시오신 예수님의 하늘의 이름인 ^^와이솔 라이팅 능력^^을 진심으로 믿고 회개하는 사람들만 어디에있든지 죽어서도 살아서도 구원할 것이라고 하나님께서 말씀해주셨습니다 이렇게 기도하십시요 ^^와이솔 라이팅 능력을 내가 믿습니다 나의 모든 죄를 용서해주세요 ^^라고 기도하시면 마음을 보시고 하
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    We need to ALL file a class action suit AGAINST trump's and his administration for wrongful DEATH, for 1st degree murder of 210+ thousands of people, for emotional ABUSE, and for geonicide…also for the continued medical needs for People who have survived COVID19 and now have PRE-EXISTING CONDITIONS, like scarring of the lungs, kidney problems and any other illness related to having Covid19, because 9f the IRRESPONSIBLE non-actions of the GOP.❗‼️🙏😷

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    The Democrats are playing tricks? yeah, i see them trying to suppress voters all the time. they even started this pandemic
    and killed 212,000 Americans just to use mail in ballots so they can cheat a dictator? these people have no morals of any kind.
    and it's not because their blind. they've been doing this for decades. VOTE because our lives depend on it.
    and get these communists out for good. abolish the Repuglican party forever. don't even trust them with your dog.

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    Stay 10 ft away in NY .

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    Be sober be vigilant because your adversary the devil as a roaring lion walketh about seeking whom he may devour

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    Can’t wair for this to be over , so sick of it taking my news space ,annoying AF

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    What's so intimidating about a bunch of fatass inbreeds?

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    Corrections: "…that he does not want to be responsible for these activities…" "…We do have freedom of religions…" Note here that Joseph said within the laws of the society. Not sure if Islamic Terrorism or Terrorism are considered as part of Freedom of Religions within the laws of society. They said no. We hope this helps. Thank you.

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    After I vote (by mail) I'm going to go down to the polls and stand quietly, with my own long rifle, and stare at the Trump supporters who are trying to intimidate voters.

    Two can play this game.

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    How could anybody vote for Biden and Harris? They both come off as bad
    people and their policies will ruin our counrty for us and our children….

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    De leon capricornio

    I would lock em all up…

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    BYE BYE FAKE NEWS BIDEN HARRIS FOR KIDDIES

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    #BLUEWAVE2020
    Down with King One Pump Chump and ALL of his Republican enablers!
    America cannot afford another pump!

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    [USPS Postmaster] DeJoy donated nearly $700,000 to Trump's convention, new filings show
    By Fredreka Schouten, CNN
    October 10, 2020
    https://www.cnn.com/2020/10/10/politics/louis-dejoy-trump-rnc-donation/index.html

    (CNN) Postmaster General Louis DeJoy, who has faced intense scrutiny from Democrats over changes he has made to the US Postal Service, donated more than $685,000 to the host committee that worked to stage the Republican National Convention, new filings show. DeJoy, a North Carolina businessman and Republican mega-donor, was the lead fundraiser for the convention before he was tapped to lead the USPS.

    DeJoy's relationship with President Donald Trump, along with the President's repeated false claims that mail-in voting is rife with fraud, has sparked allegations that the administration is using the nation's mail system to sway the election. DeJoy has denied the allegations. The new filings Friday at the Federal Election Commission from the Charlotte Host Committee show four donations from DeJoy between late December 2018 and late March 2020, totaling $685,230.

    DeJoy and the Trump campaign did not immediately respond to requests for comment.

    Convention host committees are nonprofit organizations that rely on donations from corporations and individuals to support the splashy quadrennial events for each political party and highlight the communities in which the conventions are based. The fundraising and planning starts years before the actual events.

    But the coronavirus pandemic upended traditional campaigning and conventions this year. Trump pushed to move his convention from Charlotte after battling with the state's Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper over pandemic-related limits on the size of crowds. But in July, in the face of rising coronavirus infection rates in his second-choice state, Trump canceled portions of the convention that were slated to be held in Jacksonville, Florida.

    In the end, Trump accepted his party's nomination from the South Lawn of the White House — bending norms about the use of federal property for politicking. In all, the Charlotte committee took in more than $44 million and spent more than $38 million.

    DeJoy's donations topped those of some corporate interests. The American Petroleum Institute donated $1.5 million. Software maker Oracle gave $500,000. Private prison companies, CoreCivic and Geo Group, each contributed $250,000.

    (Last month, Trump announced he had approved a deal among Chinese-owned social media company TikTok, Oracle and Walmart. Trump has argued that TikTok presented a threat to national security and sought to transfer some control of the company to US firms.)

    Other large corporate donors included Charlotte-based companies Bank of America at more than $5.2 million and Duke Energy at $4 million. AT&T donated $1 million to the host committee, the filings show. CNN is owned by AT&T through its WarnerMedia arm.

    A House committee last month announced it was starting an investigation into DeJoy, following reports that he had reimbursed employees at his former company for donating to GOP candidates.
    At the time, a spokesman for DeJoy said he received legal counsel from a former Federal Election Commission official to ensure he and the company were complying with the law.

    DeJoy serves at the pleasure of the board of governors, rather than as a direct presidential appointee. The board is currently all Trump appointees. But there are several vacancies, and many of the current members' terms expire in 2021 and 2022.

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    [Note: I am a private citizen, do not work for any media organization or person. I often simply repost relevant news articles from various mainstream & alternative news sources regarding topics close to my heart.

    VOTE YOUR CONSCIOUS & TRUTH.

    RESEARCH. THINK FOR YOURSELF.

    NO BULLIES. NO FEAR. 

    COURAGE.

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    VOTE

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    It may not be widespread! It still being done.

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    4 keys to STOP Trump from rigging our votes: 

    1. Check your voter registration status NOW.

    County clerks in Republican districts across the country fraudulently purge voter rolls of legitimate Democrat voters prior to each election. In the 2014 mid-term election, I arrived at my local polling station only to discover I was no longer registered to vote, even though I had been a resident of my county and living at the same address for seven years. I was forced to cast a “provisional ballot,” which I suspect was not counted in the final vote tally. Since then, I have always verified my voter registration status well ahead of upcoming elections to ensure I have time to re-register in case of any Republican shenanigans. For more info: Vote.org

    2. Vote early.

    In Republican states, there will no doubt be attempts to suppress voter turnout in Democratic districts by limiting the number of polling stations and reducing polling hours. This will likely be under the guise of protecting voters and polling workers from Covid-19 exposure.

    Laws no doubt vary by state. In Texas, voters must vote at their designated polling location on Election Day. However, during the early voting period, voters can vote at any open polling location in their county of residence. This makes it more difficult for Republicans to target Democratic districts for poll closures and restricted hours. Find the early voting laws for your state, and vote as early as possible. This will point you in the right direction:
    Vote.org/early-voting-calendar/

    Early voting dates & which states can/can't vote early: https://en.as.com/en/2020/09/05/latest_news/1599327128_613730.amp.html

    3. Use no-excuse absentee voting in states where it is available.

    “No excuse absentee voting” means you can request an absentee ballot from your state or county election official for any reason. Currently, 29 states offer no excuse absentee voting, including the most important swing states: Florida, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Wisconsin. If your state is on this list, request an absentee ballot and mail it no later than October 20th to ensure it is received and counted:
    https://www.ncsl.org/research/elections-and-campaigns/vopp-table-1-states-with-no-excuse-absentee-voting.aspx

    Mail in ballots can be dropped off at your local election board in most cases, or authorized ballot boxes at various locations in your state. That will lighten the burden on the Post Office that Trump has kneecapped.

    To New Yorkers: New York State has Republican districts. Due to COVID-19, the legislature recently passed several bills to make it easier to request an absentee ballot. The date was moved up so you can request one today. You can use COVID-19 as a reason. For more information see: https://www.governor.ny.gov/news/governor-cuomo-signs-law-sweeping-election-reforms#_blank

    4. Do NOT waste your vote.

    Yes, my fellow Americans, I am also frustrated by the two-party system, and I understand the appeal of underdog third-party candidates. You must realize, however, that a vote for a third-party candidate is effectively a vote for Trump. Don’t believe me? Just look at the numbers. Two states, Florida and Wisconsin, tipped the Electoral College for Trump in 2016. Trump won Florida by 113,000 votes and Wisconsin by a mere 23,000 votes. The top two third-party candidates, Gary Johnson and Dr. Jill Stein, captured 271,000 combined votes in Florida and 137,000 combined votes in Wisconsin. According to exit polls, the overwhelming majority of these votes were from disenfranchised Liberal voters who refused to vote for Hillary Clinton.

    We must be united in taking back our country and protect our democracy. With tRump in power even voting is at stake! VOTE #BLUE! If you're not sidin' with Biden then you're rootin' for Putin! Please share this message as often as possible from now to Election Day. Say “NO” to dictatorship and more American deaths.

    You have the right to vote! If anyone tries to stop or intimidate you, call the Election Protection Hotline at 1-866-687-8683 or visit here for help: vote.org/election-protection

    Flush the turd on November the 3rd!
    🌊🌊🌊🌊🌊💩 #TooBIGtoRIG

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    Lol the US is a mess… how can ya have people just turning up n do this.. ffs

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    If this doesn’t get you to vote for a better President & get Trump out of office nothing will !!!

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    PLEASE share this message with as many people as possible., if you feel u want to.

    If it helps just one person feel safe enough to cast their vote, then it's worth doing.

    Plus….It might trigger some despicable maga snowflakes too…(that's a bonus).

    🔽🔽🔽🔽🔽🔽🔽🔽🔽🔽🔽🔽🔽🔽🔽🔽

    If you intend to vote in-person, but you're worried about feeling threatened by Trump's hired thugs.. WEAR RED, VOTE BLUE…..!!!!!!

    #wearredvoteblue

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    Trump always tells people to do illegal things.

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    .Trump politically cannot deny and denounce the falsehood of the "pandemic", but he is giving it an intelligent treatment … whoever has understanding that understands … that is what an honest president does who has not sold himself to the CO-V-I-D-19 cartel … r-evolucion-revelacion.es/vacunas-y-diplomacia-politica/

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    Why would anybody go with guns?

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    Omg! WATCH this 😱😱😱😱😱 https://youtu.be/nSiiBf8hFQA

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    I thought watching polls was when they had dancers.

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    That is why everybody should vote now.if possible or vote by mail period.
    The only reason they are being dispatched is to cause disruption in order to steal the ballots

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    The republican fascist terrorist regime.

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    Trump is the only one intending Tricks because he cannot win FAIRLY

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    This bizarre phenomenon will be thoroughly DOCUMENTED by journalists and regular citizens alike. You can expect lots of foreign media out on election day to film at polling stations located in minority areas (the few that remain open!) for the whole world to see exactly what these militias look like and how they operate.

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    Welp.. on a lighter note.. Ya Ever wonder how to Apply for a job with the USPS? I Gotcha. .
    https://youtu.be/G-fMw-kXzBY

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    No he's not just watching

    Yes he does tell them to be violent. Here are some Quotes from a letter he recently sent to all his gun toting kkk, violent leaning pos voters. It was sent the end of September.
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    The letter was titled:
    Republican Presidential Task Force

    ( Startes off full of misinformation, lies, etcetera then the next are excerpts with full-on quotes, including bold and caps where it was in the letter.)

      "With your help today, we will create an ARMY of dedicated Americans who will BATTLE back against those who are working to defeat me and take our nation down a disastrous path to Big Government Socialism."
    …..
         "If they succeed, these changes will permanently alter our nation – the nation that generations of Americans fought for and died for – and put the Big Government Socialist Democrats in charge of our great country – FOREVER . "
    ….
    "We CAN'T let our nation go down that WEEK and DESOLATE path."
    …..
    "I WON'T LET OUR NATION GO DOWN THAT BLEAK and DESOLATE PATH."
    ….
    " It is the role of the Presidential Task Force to MAKE CERTAIN they do not succeed and why it is CRITICAL that you return your completed Task Force Strategy Survey immediately."
    ….

    (Then there was included a Republican Presidential Task Force Strategy Survey.  There was a bunch of questions about National Issues, Political Profile, International Issues, just things like that and then a Membership Acceptance Form. In order to have your opinions be counted and processed you had to donate at least $25. If you didn't it, it didn't get processed.  The exact quote was, )
    "I cannot become a task force member at the level above right now, ( $35, $50, $100, $250, $500, $1,000, Other $______) but I'm enclosing $25 to help pay for the cost of processing my Task Force Strategy Survey and to help ensure Republican victories."

    To sum up: It is a LOUD dog Whistle to his already violent gun toting, murderous thugs to organize an ARMY.

    Which is already happening. Michigan governor betting only one incident.

    (Sorry about not having underling & bold. Can't figure out how to do it on YouTube)

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