Remind the Haters and Fear Mongers

The New Colossus

Not like the brazen giant of Greek fame,
With conquering limbs astride from land to land;
Here at our sea-washed, sunset gates shall stand
A mighty woman with a torch, whose flame
Is the imprisoned lightning, and her name
Mother of Exiles. From her beacon-hand
Glows world-wide welcome; her mild eyes command
The air-bridged harbor that twin cities frame.
“Keep ancient lands, your storied pomp!” cries she
With silent lips. “Give me your tired, your poor,
Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free,
The wretched refuse of your teeming shore.
Send these, the homeless, tempest-tost to me,
I lift my lamp beside the golden door!”

Emma Lazarus (November 2, 1883)

images.jpgThe Trump family is a German and German-American family, descended from Johann Philipp Drumpft, a native of the village of Kallstadt, now in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. The current part-time resident of the White House is married to an immigrant (who retains residence in the High Castle) and has additional children by an earlier wife who was also an immigrant.

Three wives? Even Reagan restricted himself to two wives. The sanctity of marriage is obviously just a talking point to the Republican Party.

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