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Daemon
Posted: Saturday, February 24, 2018 12:00:00 AM
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the inmates are running the asylum

The people least capable of running a group or organization are now in charge. Said especially when the result is total chaos or calamity. More...

IMcRout
Posted: Saturday, February 24, 2018 3:52:39 AM

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They've even taken over the White House and are about to arm many teachers.
I'm sure nurses and doctors in hospitals as well as people in public transport will follow soon. Let's not forget employees of cinemas, theatres, supermarkets and banks.
MAGA! Hail to the NRA! Great patriots. Brick wall Brick wall Brick wall

When will Americans get rid of that lunatic?

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the inmates are running the asylum — The people least capable of running a group or organization are now in charge. Said especially when the result is total chaos or calamity.
Emel Rapchan
Posted: Saturday, February 24, 2018 3:08:28 PM

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the inmates are running the asylum
- Surely the Us has been taken by assault by this bunch of lunatics and they always have "great" ideas to get their problems resolved.
- Unfortunately, I don't need to go farther than my own country's boundaries to see this idiom applied in the reality. Brazil has been run by a comparable low minded kind of people as the US.
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