It's not the use of the phrase.
Sat Oct 21, 2017 3:07pm

Kelly very very clearly and emotionally explained that the use of the phrase was appropriate/respectful/complimentary.

The media and many many others are getting all hung up on the phrase instead of the intent which was OBVIOUS beyond the pale. My point is....a LOT of very smart people are so blinded by their Trump hate that they are losing all sense of perspective and are acting irresponsibly out of character. I see it from my friends, this board, other boards, news casts, etc. etc. The anti-Trump crowd is cheering this as if it's a good thing. It is not. Look at it this way, after Trump is long gone, if our media and our divisiveness continues to lose perspective and supports someone we much prefer to Trump in a biased manner......WE lose.

  • Two pointsJeeves, Fri Oct 20 1:36pm
    " Trump in no way whatsoever purposefully said anything to disrespect/insult this woman. " I don't think anyone is claiming that Trump was purposefully disrespectfugetting s so uhat he didn't realize ... more
    • It's not the use of the phrase. — Robert, Sat Oct 21 3:07pm
      • The flippin' out is that he LIED about it.Sia☺giah, Sun Oct 22 9:43am
        The phrase itself was very poorly executed and flubbed, no doubt about that. However, I think that most people are uncomfortable with expressing condolences, especially when they live in a fishbowl,... more
      • Absolutely spot on.PH👍🏿👍🏿EY, Sat Oct 21 6:21pm
        And we are losing very quickly. If the empire cannot hold its center it certainly will not hang onto its global parameters. We will be brushed off like so much baggage. I fear the desperation of the... more
      • Battles need to be pickedPikes, Sat Oct 21 5:41pm
        and this isn't one of them. You can't just throw $h!t at Trump all the time. Like profanity, it loses impact. I rarely cuss, and when I do, the OP knows I'm really mad. It is reserved so its impact... more
        • He's like a toddler in a mud puddle, dumping mud on his own head.
        • Absolutely!PH👀EY, Sat Oct 21 6:30pm
          I like a bit of salacious commentary. And a dash of gossip, too. A good scandal now and again. Human nature. But the nonstop bashing of the Presidency is weakening the whole. It is a major... more
          • his never ending peccadillos, then there wouldn't be a problem, now would there? People are NOT just sitting outside the white house watching his every move to twist things around to attack him. He... more
            • Yes and no my friend.Robert, Mon Oct 23 2:09pm
              No, people are definitely sitting around waiting to pounce on even the slightest mis-step---watched CNN/NBC/MSNBC lately!? Read the NYT lately!? Yes, unfortunately the dork does in fact supply a LOT... more
              • He doesn't just supply...wondering, Mon Oct 23 5:22pm
                a lot of material, and it isn't just mis-steps. He very often STARTS the media frenzy by being the first to pounce on the "slightest" of nonsense and then blowing everything all out of proportion.... more
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