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Ocasio-Cortez’s Socialist Fan Club Asked How They’ll Pay For “Free Stuff” Their Answers Will Make You Face Palm

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is the new darling of the Democratic Party and she just so happens to be an outspoken believer in “democratic socialism,” which means she’s a big fan of political mythology because this little Frankenstein’s monster doesn’t actually exist.

One of the big tenets of socialism is providing many of the basic needs people have for “free” like health care, housing, and so on. However, anyone with even a microcosm of common sense knows that there’s no such thing as something for nothing. Someone, somewhere, pays for everything.

This is precisely the point Campus Reform’s Cabot Phillips made when he hit the streets in Astoria, New York, the home town of Ocasio-Cortez, to speak with her supporters about who is going to fund the free stuff. Their answers are the stuff nightmares are made of.

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Ocasio-Cortez — who just received the Democratic nomination in New York’s 14th Congressional District — believes government should completely fund things like housing, college, and health care for everybody. And her fans on the street were down with all of that as well, without any hedging or hesitation.

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But when asked who would pay for all that “free” stuff, some weren’t so confident — and others didn’t seem to understand or care about the implications of socialist policies.

“Some of it should come from taxes, but the government should pay for it,” one person replied.

“But the government is funded by taxes,” Phillips pointed out.

“Yeah,” she replied.

One guy seemed unconcerned about how socialism would be funded: “I don’t know where the money would come from, but they can figure it out.”

Yet another guy was convinced that “with a good idea and a good reason to spend their tax money, people wouldn’t actually mind paying more taxes.”

While you’re no doubt physically ill with the astounding amount of stupidity you’ve just been exposed to, the interview didn’t stop there. Not even close. It ended with this precious gem. Feel free to grab a barf bag first before reading on further.

“I’m liberal,” the interviewee said. “I don’t know exactly, like, where I stand, but I know, like, Democratic socialism is better than conservative … it’s the better option.”

When Phillips asked in what way it’s better, she replied, “Um, when I think of it, I just think of, like, more open-minded people, people that aren’t, like, as economically conserved.”

Say what now?

These people are the future of our country, folks. One day, these same individuals will be elected officials, business owners, and in other assorted positions of power, terrorizing the country with their utter lack of common sense, allowing the government to swell to absurd proportions.

If there was ever a time to worry about the future of America, today is that day.

Here’s the full clip.

Source: TheBlaze

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Senate Judiciary Committee Sets Up Final Vote For Barrett Supreme Court Nomination

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The Senate Judiciary Committee is no doubt making liberals all across the country squirm today as they’ve voted to advance the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, setting a date of October 26 for the final vote. Liberals have tried their hardest to sabotage ACB, but unfortunately for them, her moral record is impeccable, her policies perfectly aligning with the Constitution, and her intellect far above their own. Democrats did not show up for the vote to advance Barrett’s nomination, boycotting the event because they’re angry about the fact her nomination is taking place so close to the 2020 presidential election. Boo hoo. via Washington Examiner: All Republicans voted in person. Before the vote, Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham of South Carolina warned that Democrats “are going to regret it” and said it would further degrade the confirmation process. This is absolutely great news for Americans. Barrett has a well established reputation for being an “originalist,” which means interpreting the Constitution in the context in which it was written, instead of claiming it to be an “evolving document,” like many leftists do, which affords them the opportunity to twist the words of founders to mean anything they want. Here’s to hoping that along with her confirmation to the bench, we get another four years of President Trump to go along with it. Imagine what we could do if we won the White House, the House, and the Senate, with ACB on the bench? Freedom and liberty for all.

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Hunter Biden’s Laptop Shows He Was Sexually Inappropriate With Teen Girl, Says Giuliani

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Could life by any worse right now for Hunter Biden? The guy must walk around with a rain cloud over his head all day long. But you can’t exactly feel bad for the guy. He created his own problems. Now, Rudy Giuliani is saying Hunter might be a pedo. From RealClearPolitics: Rudy Giuliani talks about “sensitive” material on the laptop of Hunter Biden including “numerous pictures” of underage girls and an alleged text message exchange he had with his father where he admits to a relationship with a 14-year-old girl and creating an unsafe environment for his children. LOOK: VIDEO: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=coFx3ZDXWrg&feature=emb_title From New York Post: The FBI subpoena of Hunter Biden’s alleged computer and hard drive came in connection with a money-laundering investigation, according to documents obtained by Fox News. The 2019 papers were verified by multiple federal law enforcement and government officials who reviewed them, but it’s unclear whether the investigation is directly related to the Democratic presidential nominee’s son. Sound off on Hunter in the comment section…

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