My mother was an immigrant that worked hard and knew i was a star....

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  1. Grampa Murked U
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    Is anyone else tired of this line of shit?

    I'm not voting for your mother! Why should I vote for you?

    I don't give a shit that as a child you survived on peanut butter
     
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    I agree. I get why they do it (they're trying to make themselves easier to relate to). But in all honesty both sides do it. Michelle Obama did it...and so did Christie in his speech.
     
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    I target no party I'm just tired of it.
     
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    I didn't think you were targeting one specific party. I was just throwing in my two cents. And for the record, I agree 100% with you.
     
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    I don't see the downside to knowing the complete person of who is to become the leader of the free world.
     
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    Except that every speech from every nobody consists of this drivel.
     
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    90% of the people can't relate to fabulous wealth but they can relate to things like peanut butter. If I was a politician, I'd refer to my peanut butter upbringing as often as I could.
     
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    amazing how all the speeches tonight came from central planning
     
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    Can you gimme some context here?
     
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    Just listening to both conventions. All the speakers giving their family history. Ya can't tell one from the other. All their stories are the same except for where they came from. It just gets old.
     

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