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I walked back to our Receiving department this morning to check out something on our hold shelf. The smart young man who works there asked me what I thought of last night’s State of the Union speech. Now, in the past, this young man has been a leftist and we have argued back and forth congenially. Today, however, he told me that he was really impressed with the President’s speech, and we laughed over Nancy Pelosi’s juvenile conduct with her copy of the speech. He says that he is now a supporter and I asked him what changed his mind.
He told me that, on YouTube, he had seen a video by a young black woman, who was familiar with US history, and who took her viewers on a tour through black history, emphasizing which party was the real bigoted one, and which party actually improved the lot of black people in America.
He told me that the video got him to rethink his support of Democrats, now that he was presented with the truth of what they had done. We also discussed the other juvenile behavior of the Dems in last night’s audience and agreed they have an uphill battle trying to get rid of Donald Trump.
So we have one new Trump supporter around; I think he will be speaking to his co-workers, and maybe starting more conversions.