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Old 06-15-2018, 08:18 PM   #1
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Default Stephen Colbert: "We are a feckless country" for taking immigrant kids from their par

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https://tvline.com/2018/06/14/stephe...nts-at-border/

The Late Show host played off of Samantha Bee's "feckless c*nt" controversy on Thursday night to blast the Trump administration's immigrant separation policy that has gathered more headlines in recent weeks. “We are a feckless… country," Colbert said. It was the separation policy that prompted Bee to call Ivanka Trump the C-word, but the Full Frontal host's comments got lost in her use of the vulgarity.
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There are hundreds of MILLIONS of poor kids worldwide!! So they should ALL come here?? Liberals forget we're a SOVEREIGN nation with a BORDER!! Plus these are Spanish speaking kids who would be better off in similar cultures like Mexico or Argentina.

Plus there's a lot of FRAUD going on here! ANYONE can just LIE & say they were threatened by gang members! Pro illegal alien activists coach them south of the border to LIE so they can get asylum!
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I have a great idea. Why don't all those families stay together in mexico? They sneak into our country illegally to steal our welfare and healthcare, and then complain when we throw them out that we are separating them from their families. Only liberal logic can be that insanely illogical.
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I don't like the idea of separating children from their families, but I do like the idea of people being discouraged to emigrate to the U.S.

The U.S. is #3 on most populated countries in the world. We only have less people than China or India. Let's quit acting like we're not overpopulated and there's plenty of room in the inn.

We are overpopulated. Country's full. I hope our population declines, to be honest.
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I don't like the idea of separating children from their families, but I do like the idea of people being discouraged to emigrate to the U.S.

The U.S. is #3 on most populated countries in the world. We only have less people than China or India. Let's quit acting like we're not overpopulated and there's plenty of room in the inn.

We are overpopulated. Country's full. I hope our population declines, to be honest.
I agree with this. I think what is happening is cruel by separating families but what should be happening is reuniting the families and deporting them. Might sound cruel but I am tired of people coming here who offer no valuable skill and then either take jobs from our most vulnerable or take welfare from others. This is a reality, these people don't offer a benefit. Not to mention they come here illegally to do so. We can't afford more people.
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I agree with this. I think what is happening is cruel by separating families but what should be happening is reuniting the families and deporting them. Might sound cruel but I am tired of people coming here who offer no valuable skill and then either take jobs from our most vulnerable or take welfare from others. This is a reality, these people don't offer a benefit. Not to mention they come here illegally to do so. We can't afford more people.
Plus...Mexico has many cities that are almost in the developed process...Acapulco, Cancun, Puerto Vallerta, and other Mexican Cities that attract tourists can give many job hungry Mexicans employed. They can also have ESL classes in those cities as well.

And for the Arabians who are job-hungry...why not Mecca and Medina in Saudi Arabia or Dubai in the United Arab Emirates? Those too are major developing hubs where many tourists visit.
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Plus...Mexico has many cities that are almost in the developed process...Acapulco, Cancun, Puerto Vallerta, and other Mexican Cities that attract tourists can give many job hungry Mexicans employed. They can also have ESL classes in those cities as well.

And for the Arabians who are job-hungry...why not Mecca and Medina in Saudi Arabia or Dubai in the United Arab Emirates? Those too are major developing hubs where many tourists visit.
That would work for them in many cases. I did read though that many of these undocumented people are low skilled and not sure if these jobs would help them. Not that I'm making excuses (I'm not and don't more people here) but I wonder. Part of me wonders if they come here strictly for welfare or better jobs, I'm trying not to be cynical.
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I guess the word of the day for liberals is "feckless" A word that has not been used since the 1800's in America. Are they running out of insults to heap on Trump and his followers? BTW If those people are real refugees, why don't Mexico tale them? They speak the same dam language!!! This is all lib BS
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So...taking kids from their parents at the boarder makes us a "feckless country," after the parents brought their kids through dangerous territory to get here and to cross into this country "illegally" breaking our laws.

In this country that would be considered "CHILD ABUSE" by endangering the lives of the child and teaching the child to "break the law" of the country, by entering illegally. This alone would be enough to remove the child from the care of the parents in this country.

Compare this to when "Homeschooling" began back in the 80's it was a crime where parents could be charged and sent to jail (and yes some were) just for "homeschooling" their kids. Or even when children would make claims of "child abuse" and be removed, because they had to do chores or were being force to go to church with their parents, or because the kids got spank, not beaten just spank.

A lot of kids were removed from their parents for these reasons and more,
yet we weren't considered to be a "feckless country" at that time.

So, why should we be a feckless country when immigrants come with their kids to our country illegally, by breaking our law and their kids are taking away?
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