These people deserve zero “credit” for Trump’s failure.
Any liberals or Democrats who are patting themselves on the back for their protests and their resistance for causing Trump and Ryan’s healthcare plan to fail need to shut the fuck up and realize that they had fuck all to do with it.
Trump and Ryan’s healthcare legislation failed because there were around 30 men who were too conservative on the issue—so conservative that many fellow Republicans couldn’t support what they wanted. The bill was impossible to pass. If Trump/Ryan caved to these ultra-conservative jackalopes, they would have lost the votes they needed from the more moderate conservative jackalopes. Read about it here in pretty serious detail. So they tried to strong-arm the ultra conservatives into caving, and those jackalopes told Trump and Ryan to go kick rocks.
This rift in the Republican Party is what killed the bill. This is a purely self-inflicted wound.
You think any of those assholes gave a shit that people knitted hats and showed up by the millions to protest a pussy grabbing piece of human shit? No. They killed the bill because some men are so committed to eliminating government spending that they honestly don’t mind killing tens of thousands of American citizens.
If I wanted to be charitable, I’d say that the protests and the resistance and all that made it impossible for the moderate Republicans to go all-in with the additional cuts. But, that charitable characterization is wrong when you consider the fact that those moderate Republicans were still behind the bill even though it only had a 17% approval rating from Americans. At the same time, 56% of Americans disapproved of it. These fucking moderate animals were prepared to vote for a bill that was 40 points below water! And you want me to believe that the reason they were going to walk if the ultra-conservatives got what they wanted was because it would be too unpopular? Sorry. I’m not buying it. That shit doesn’t make any sense if they were willing to vote for something that was already really unpopular.
So yeah. I was at Dag Hammarskjold Plaza. I marched to Trump Tower. I showed up to JFK and waited until the place flooded with more police than demonstrators. My time wasn’t a waste, and if another demonstration like those shapes up, I’ll go again. But I’m not under any illusion that what I did led to the death of this bill. The people who killed this bill do not care about me. They don’t really care about anyone. That’s what killed it.
You must have recently asked for someone to be respectful to Donald Trump. Go fuck yourself and eat shit.
Trump is a thing which mocked a disabled person in front of a massive crowd to get applause.
Trump is a thing which suggested an American judge could not do his job because he had Mexican heritage.
Trump is a thing which has been calling women fat pigs in public for around a decade.
Trump is a thing which insulted his political opponents by calling them names.
Trump is a thing which threatened to jail his political opponents.
Trump is a thing which insulted the family of a dead soldier for political gain.
Trump is a thing which bragged about hitting on married women and grabbing other women by the pussy.
Trump is a thing which bragged about being able to walk in on beauty pageant contestants as they undressed because he owned the pageant.
Trump is a thing which insulted a civil rights hero who marched for equality as a man who was “all talk” and “no action.”
Trump is a thing which insulted an American war hero and said he wasn’t a war hero because he got captured.
Anyone with half an hour and an internet connection could compile a list of hundreds of instances of Trump being disrespectful to other people, many of whom he doesn’t even know.
And you want this guy to be shown respect? Have you been asleep for the last two decades? Are you for real?
Get fucked and eat shit.
Thanks for your time.