Vote 2016

Republican unity watch

On the first day of the Republican National Convention, anti-Trump delegates tried to compel a symbolic roll call vote on the convention rules. This is what ensued:

They’re acting like a bunch of damn Democrats.

Note these charming comments about the video from Trump supporters:

Trump has no message for “the fans.”

Trump’s campaign manager Paul Manafort said disorder outside the convention hall will benefit his candidate. He didn’t say anything about the effect of disorder inside the hall.


And in response to Republican Congressman Steve King of Iowa, who questioned the contributions of non-white people:

But Chris Christie raises a good point. Why aren’t people talking about the 93 percent of Melania’s speech that wasn’t plagiarized?

The lesson here is obvious: If you’re going to plagiarize, at least do what Joe Biden did and steal from someone with whom you share similar beliefs– not from the wife of a man whom you believe has brought the country to the brink of disaster.

Further update: And if that’s not enough…