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Virtue signalling is easy, until you have to actually bear the costs of the policies you supposedly favor. The people of MV, NY, DC, and Chicago are getting a hard lesson about that right now.

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the Obamas are building a wall already!

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Sep 16, 2022·edited Sep 16, 2022

It's hard not to find this pretty delicious, and wonderfully hilarious.

Setting aside the hilarity of highlighting rich-person-hypocrisy for a moment, I actually think this is a great thing for America.

I don’t think it’s sustainable for a rich elite to carry on making decrees from private estates and never have to confront the reality of how they are reshaping the world. The polarisation in politics is a mirror of the polarisation in wealth, lifestyle, and power that has happened. Ordinary people are increasingly not 'heard' in their wishes for collective culture — they're shouted down, boxed out, shamed and censored.

I do believe that politics is downstream of culture. We do need for the ‘elites’ to be faced with a dose of the exact reality they ordered, before they push free countries off the cliff of [moral pomposity and] sheer insanity. Far from being divisive, I think DeSantis is actually doing something necessary to bring the two halves of America back together, under one reality ...actual reality.

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Martha’s Vineyard - it’s just a case of sour grapes.

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How sad. They specifically ordered telescopic philanthropy. At a distance! They don't want to actually ... SEE the poors. No wonder they're demanding to speak to the manager.

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The illegals are getting a lesson in our caste systems. The Boston Brahmans ship them from Martha’s Vineyard to cape cod, then the middle class will ship them from cape cod to southie.

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I'm on Nantucket right now. We are deploying along the ridges and readying the Navy. Against the MV'ers that is - not immigrants. There's nothing a Natucketer despises more than Anyone from the Vineyard.

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As a Floridian, I am so proud of DeSantis that I have a Cheshire Cat grin that's running all the way up to my bald spot!!!

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Holy Moley! El Gato You gonna blow a 50 amp fuse if you keep this up. This could be the title for the new Bond film: From Florida with Love.😎

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Thousands of Brazilian migrants cook their dinner and fold their laundry. 50 Venezuelans show up and everyone loses their minds.

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Welp, the bleeding hearts at Martha's Vineyard -- bleeding borscht, my grandmother would have said -- have already begun deporting their busloads of migrants elsewhere. We knew this would happen, didn't we?

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Now, that’s change you can believe in.

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tucker carlson's take is also worth a look

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Having lived in the "cradle of liberty" for nearly 30 years and managing (somehow) to deal with the insufferable sanctimony of the majority of its residents, I laughed out loud when I heard 𝑒𝑥𝑎𝑐𝑡𝑙𝑦 where these planes landed "in Massachusetts". A couple people mentioned this to us yesterday, saying "Did ya hear about...landing in 'Massachusetts'?" And I said..."Not 'Massachusetts.' 𝑴𝒂𝒓𝒕𝒉𝒂'𝒔 𝑽𝒊𝒏𝒆𝒚𝒂𝒓𝒅!"

Now we know DeSantis has to know there's a big difference between just landing somewhere in "Massachusetts" with its many airports vs. landing at the one airport in 𝑴𝒂𝒓𝒕𝒉𝒂'𝒔 𝑽𝒊𝒏𝒆𝒚𝒂𝒓𝒅...As my better half said, "That's a huge, "Phu kk you, Massachusetts," from DeSantis, which is true and which just warms the cockles of my heart. ❤️❤️❤️ Couldn't happen to a "nicer" bunch.

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I thought diversity was our strength!

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Thanks, Gato! I am enjoying the heck out of this particular debacle. MV so deserves this! Too bad they won't learn a permanent lesson from it. Someone should install those stupid wind turbines out there ASAP. The Obamas can take 30 of them. Because they're so civic-minded, they'll probably ask for 60 of them!

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