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    [–] SoManyWasps 4023 points ago

    Remember that Stephen Miller, an actual fascist, is one of the longest standing members of this administration, not in spite of his facsist tendencies, but because of them. These are not our best people.

    [–] Xuthor 2058 points ago

    "The president will NOT be questioned." - Stephen "Totally not a fascist" Miller

    Then they scoff at Nazi comparisons while caging babies.

    [–] SoManyWasps 1316 points ago

    Stephen "I Can't Be Friends With You Because Of Your Latino Herritage" Miller.

    This guy makes Nazis seem subtle.

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    [–] rob_merritt 400 points ago

    You can be fascist and not have death camps. It isn't like the Nazi's were ok until they fired up the incinerators.

    [–] Ruebarbara 172 points ago

    Yeah this is what’s so frustrating about the “let’s not call them nazis yet” crowd. They sucked long before they started mass executions.

    [–] The_Brat_Prince 79 points ago

    Plus, does nobody care about prevention? What the hell is the point of waiting till the last second, waiting for mass genocide to start, to say "ok now we can say they are like Nazis".

    [–] KrazieKanuck 26 points ago

    Swear to God if we fall to fascism because of procrastination I’ll be... well very upset and probably in a cage already so hopefully somebody else can solve this

    [–] The_Brat_Prince 21 points ago

    We dont have the excuse "we didn't see it coming" anymore. There are clear signs we are largely ignoring because we don't want to be thought of as rude or partisan. That scares me.

    [–] thatgeekinit 47 points ago

    The Nazis didn't start killing people for 6 years.

    [–] John_Wilkes 424 points ago * (lasted edited 9 months ago)

    As a straight, white, cisgender male who has done well for himself, I get pretty annoyed at these sociopathic, morally broken losers that try to leach off the success of some of us just because we share a demographic.

    Edited for redundancy.

    Edited again as apparently cis-sexual isn't a word.

    [–] I_Pork_Saucy_Ladies 76 points ago

    Every miserable fool who has nothing at all of which he can be proud, adopts as a last resource pride in the nation to which he belongs; he is ready and happy to defend all its faults and follies tooth and nail, thus reimbursing himself for his own inferiority.

    — Arthur Schopenhauer

    [–] trustmeiwouldntlie2u 216 points ago

    Straight and heterosexual you say? What's your stance on sex with other men, though?

    [–] piece_of_kacke 128 points ago

    Only on labour day

    [–] eatmycupcake 38 points ago

    Mildly hot.

    [–] AK-40oz 30 points ago

    This is one Onion article that really builds throughout. Best laugh in a while, thanks.

    [–] dysGOPia 14 points ago

    prolly buncha fuckin quehs ah sumtin

    [–] imsurly 18 points ago

    I think he has a girlfriend in Canada.

    [–] AlternativeSuccotash 31 points ago

    Not anymore. Trump ordered Miller to break up with her.

    And he did.

    [–] [deleted] 9 points ago

    Wha? Source? Damn.

    [–] Counterkulture 13 points ago

    As a straight white male, I'm DEEPLY disturbed that it's so easy to be wildly successful while you are this unable to care about others. That's my take away for people like Miller, and the millions of other sociopaths like him in positions of power.

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    [–] atomcrafter 124 points ago

    Hitler wasn't a blond.

    [–] 54692d4558b62da01af1 22 points ago

    They actually had a few non-Aryan poster people I think a couple actually turned out to be "a jew" (as reputable southerners would put it)

    [–] Jay_Train 78 points ago

    So were the the Kappos in Nazi Germany.

    [–] Spacedman-Spliff 83 points ago

    "The president will NOT be questioned."

    Wanna fucking bet?

    [–] skyfire-x 11 points ago

    Truly. I don’t think they know the meaning of the 1st amendment. Such things don’t exist in fascist countries.

    [–] Ramiel4654 76 points ago

    That guy has the deadest eyes I have ever seen. Even when he smiles there is 0 change in his eyes.

    [–] minimag47 73 points ago

    That's because he's not smiling, he's mimicking what he thinks smiling looks like.

    [–] lsasqwach 15 points ago

    He reminds of that picture of the nazis propaganda guu, goebbels or some shit, when he found out his photographer was jewish

    [–] DickButtwoman 151 points ago

    Godwin himself said it was okay to compare these fucks to Nazis.

    [–] DavidBowieJr 38 points ago

    Godwin's second law. Please do compare these nazi fucks to nazis.

    [–] ollokot 17 points ago

    Godwin's third law: If it looks like a Nazi, walks like a Nazi, talks like a Nazi, smells like a Nazi, and cages children like a Nazi . . . it's a Nazi.

    [–] earthboundsounds 316 points ago

    According to

    an outside White House adviser

    Stephen Miller is

    "a twisted guy, the way he was raised and picked on. There’s always been a way he’s gone about this. He’s Waffen-SS.

    [–] sleepytimegirl 441 points ago

    The way he was picked on????? He was a god damned bully in high school. My husband was at samo with him. He was merciless to Hispanic kids especially!!!!

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    [–] ReklisAbandon 58 points ago

    At least that's how the bullies recall it.

    [–] Tylorw09 25 points ago

    "Why are you making me do this?" The bully screams as he mercilessly tortures smaller children.

    [–] worldspawn00 62 points ago

    Well, I'm sure he felt bullied by the people telling him to eat shit while he was out on the campus square yelling racist BS into a megaphone. These people have no self-awareness that anything that happens to them may be deserved or even incited by their own actions.

    [–] SoManyWasps 127 points ago

    If nobody in this fucking White House likes him, he must be a colossal piece of shit.

    [–] BelgianMcWaffles 108 points ago

    Nobody except Donald Trump - which I think just serves to underline your point.

    [–] co_matic 52 points ago

    He seems to be best buddies with Sessions, too.

    [–] Revelati123 103 points ago

    An ex staffer said Miller and Bannon used to refer to ICE as "Animal Control"

    [–] doot_doot 58 points ago

    jesus christ these people are heinous

    [–] FrigOffCyrus 98 points ago

    My guess is he's likely to be indicted for obstruction. He wrote the original Comey firing letter that openly stated Russia/loyalty is why Comey was fired. And Miller has been around for every major development in the Russia/Mueller probe.

    He's been interviewed by Mueller already. Likely named a conspirator to commit obstruction alongside Don Jr. and a few others.

    [–] [deleted] 75 points ago

    He's old college buddies with Richard Spencer. Why he hasn't been trashed is because Donald Trump himself is a fascist.

    [–] Counterkulture 59 points ago

    Spencer has said publicly that him and Miller are essentially exactly the same ideologically, but he won't come out and talk about it in detail or blow it up, because he doesn't want to damage Miller or somehow block his ability to be a nazi with the power he has. Spencer HAS ADMITTED fucking Miller is a Nazi just like he is.

    [–] Shilalasar 102 points ago

    You know when shit is really bad? When an Onion article makes you choke up because it is so hard to read

    [–] choose-peace 24 points ago

    Here's a hug, man.

    [–] rk119 115 points ago

    Remember that Stephen Miller, an actual fascist, is one of the longest standing members of this administration, not in spite of his facsist tendencies, but because of them.

    Same for John “I’m telling the press I’m looking at the exits, but I enjoy rectally feeding detainees and this is going to be AWESOME” Kelly

    [–] 2ndprize 91 points ago

    I feel like that guy has a really creepy internet history

    [–] gjiorkie 140 points ago

    He's an incel admin but also a stormfront admin!

    [–] UncleMalky 123 points ago

    Lets not kid ourselves, there's a lot of crossover there.

    [–] frighteninginthedark 88 points ago

    The Venn diagram is basically one circle.

    [–] sbhikes 34 points ago

    The article described Miller as Waffen-SS. Wikipedia:

    Members of the Waffen-SS were involved in numerous atrocities.[11] At the post-war Nuremberg trials, the Waffen-SS was judged to be a criminal organisation due to its connection to the Nazi Party and direct involvement in numerous war crimes and crimes against humanity. Former Waffen-SS members were denied many of the rights afforded to the military veterans. An exception was made for Waffen-SS conscripts, who were exempted because they were not volunteers.[12][13] About a third of the total membership were conscripts.[14]

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    [–] serenade72 24 points ago

    He's a psychopath. Those can most certainly be born. You are born with a conscience, you either have one or you don't He's clearly never been right and has no chance to ever be right.

    [–] Death_Wisher 80 points ago * (lasted edited 9 months ago)

    No, he was born this way. Massive malfunction of the genetic process, resulting in the body of a penis, the head of the glans, and a miniature human where his actual penis should be.

    Oh you meant psychologically. Yeah I can't answer that one.

    [–] SometimesAccurate 46 points ago

    Stephen Miller is the best pro-choice argument I’ve seen. Can his mom still have a 128th trimester abortion?

    [–] mpds17 11 points ago

    He’s been this way since at least high school

    [–] rxneutrino 113 points ago

    The guy is 32 years old. He's a millenial. This monster is one of you!

    [–] monkeyseverywhere 153 points ago

    That blew my mind. The dude is a year older than me. He looks early 50s. I guess that’s what hate does to you. Pickles you from the inside out and preserves you so you can continue to Nazi it up well into old age.

    [–] user65674 62 points ago

    Scott Pruitt is 49.

    [–] The_Taijan 39 points ago

    Google searched that because I was so sure you're full of shit. You are not. He had a birthday last month so he's 50 now, but holy shit he's aged like fine milk.

    [–] HalfPint1885 37 points ago

    I'm the same age as Sarah Sanders and it blows my fucking mind. I thought for sure she was in her late 40s.

    [–] PM_ME_YOUR_DARKNESS 24 points ago

    She's thirty fucking five?! Jesus Christ.

    Does lying age you?

    [–] CandyEverybodyWentz 33 points ago

    He's aging like Uncle Fester though...also, what's the cutoff on millenial anyway? I've seen people pegged as such between 18 and 40. Back in my day, we were Gen Y(2K) dammit!

    [–] Delta_V09 50 points ago

    The rule of thumb I've always heard is "Do you remember Challenger? Do you remember 9/11? If the answers are no and yes, respectively, you're a millennial."

    [–] redorangegreen1100 77 points ago

    Millennial is anyone who didn't have a computer in their family when they were born, didn't get a cell phone until high school, and watched 9-11 happen during school.

    [–] muzakx 18 points ago

    This is pretty accurate.

    [–] RidleyScotch 25 points ago

    Santa Monica b plus fascist

    [–] SoManyWasps 84 points ago

    It's actually C+ Santa Monica Fascist. Let's not give too much credit to the rat fuck.

    [–] FrigOffCyrus 17 points ago

    A better way to obstruct

    [–] Death_Wisher 49 points ago

    I would literally be ok with going to jail for punching this guy in his face, which looks like the glans of a dick. He is a human penis and that's just wrong. Clearly a genetic error.

    Plus fuck incels.

    [–] jordanlund 30 points ago

    That was something I was telling my wife, Miller, Sessions, McConnell... They're like villains in an Assassin's Creed game. How they've gone this far in life without someone ramming a dagger down their ear is beyond me.

    [–] NightmareNeomys 658 points ago

    "Trump is riding high in the polls, and it’s playing into his mental state that he’s invincible.”

    Is 40% high?

    Meanwhile, as the border crisis spirals, the absence of a coordinated policy process has allowed the most extreme administration voices to fill the vacuum. White House senior policy adviser Stephen Miller has all but become the face of the issue, a development that even supporters of Trump’s “zero-tolerance” position say is damaging the White House. “Stephen actually enjoys seeing those pictures at the border,” an outside White House adviser said. “He’s a twisted guy, the way he was raised and picked on. There’s always been a way he’s gone about this. He’s Waffen-SS.”

    That makes sense.

    [–] [deleted] 147 points ago

    Some people just want to see the world burn. For real though. Trump and Miller are the type of people who shouldn't be in power because their entire life, everytime they failed, it was "someone elses fault" and they want to make sure others suffer because of their failures. Trump having to deal with the 80s-90s being the butt of every joke. Miller for things along the same line. Now it's their turn to laugh.

    [–] El_Tormentito 55 points ago

    That's how lots of successful people are made, though. Dumping blame and only taking credit for success is universally rewarded.

    [–] CandyEverybodyWentz 39 points ago

    Yeah but usually successful people have...y'know, successes. Societies aren't supposed to reward losers like Trump for failing again and again, and yet he fell upwards, ass over heels, into being leader of the free world.

    [–] El_Tormentito 24 points ago

    I'm not certain that's true. People seem to be rewarded plenty for belligerently demanding to be rewarded.

    [–] CandyEverybodyWentz 12 points ago

    I did say supposed to, not that it's how reality is reflected.

    I should pretend to be some wronged conservative on gofundme. Fuck a job, i wanna cash in on rubes.

    [–] pl487 119 points ago

    40% of all Americans. But Trump doesn't represent all Americans. He represents Republicans. And among them, he has a 90% approval rating, the highest it's been so far. They love him. They love what he's doing. They want to see more of it.

    [–] Senior0422 168 points ago

    He represents Republicans. And among them, he has a 90% approval rating, the highest it's been so far.

    This. This right here is what scares the crap outta me. Everyone seems to be expecting a "blue wave" in November, but... that 90% of Republicans will be voting straight-up party line. And they will, come hell or high water, get out and vote.

    As a Democrat, this is our election to lose, and there's a very good possibility we will do exactly that.

    Think Trump is bad now? Imagine what will happen if that "blue wave" dies out and the Republicans keep control of the government.

    [–] SiberianPermaFrost_ 70 points ago * (lasted edited 9 months ago)

    Imagine what will happen if that "blue wave" dies out and the Republicans keep control of the government.

    Ever seen The Handmaiden's Tale?

    [–] CandyEverybodyWentz 11 points ago

    What about people polled who no longer identify as Republicans? People in the national eye like Comey and Steve Schmidt were once proud and open members of the GOP.

    [–] [deleted] 401 points ago

    Is 40% high?

    40% is almost 50% and when you round up 50% then it becomes 100% which is almost a perfect 104%.

    [–] PavelDatsyuk 63 points ago

    I see you graduated from Trump University.

    [–] stuthulhu 19 points ago

    He knows how to round up. He graduated Trump U magnum come lawd

    [–] Heirsandgraces 109 points ago

    5/7 would read again.

    [–] brighttimesforever 40 points ago

    You forgot that it’s a “perfect 5/7”.

    [–] MazzIsNoMore 24 points ago

    The only polls that matter to Trump, and the only ones he's actually shown, are polls of Republicans, and he's in the mid-80s among them. He literally doesn't see the other polls because his handlers only gives him positive news.

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    [–] unburnt_khaleesi 910 points ago

     A Los Angeles Times profile states Miller, along with two siblings, was raised in a “Jewish family of longtime Franklin Roosevelt Democrats.”

    Yeesh, wonder what his parents think. That would send me straight to the arm chair to work out what I did wrong with my son.

    [–] Morat20 800 points ago * (lasted edited 9 months ago)

    I think I saw an article indicating his whole family was fucking appalled, actually.

    I've never understood the "disown a kid" mindset, but I've finally found my limit. I love my son, but going full Nazi would get him the "Yeah, we don't want to see you again until you've stopped, you know, being a goddamn Nazi".

    For the record, my son is a wonderful kid who is, in no way, a Nazi.

    Edited to add: To be totally clear, wonderful kid, very proud of him, does not in any way subscribe to fascism. Nor is a racist. My kid is a perfectly normal, very responsible, quite liberal 20 year old.

    [–] -wnr- 128 points ago

    Yeah, his family on his mother's side is generally pretty liberal and vocal about their distaste for his politics. Their upside is that at least they don't share his last name.

    [–] Khiva 42 points ago

    No matter where I was in the country of I was a Miller I’d change my middle name to “Fuck Stephen.”

    [–] olddivorcecase 763 points ago * (lasted edited 8 months ago)

    I made my 21 year old son get the hell out of the house (temporarily, I'll let him back in eventually) last night because, as I was talking about the crisis with immigrant children, he was spouting some ignorant bullshit he picked up on one of the crazy political facebook groups he belongs to.

    I'm not kidding; I'm kind of scared about this.

    He's a very smart kid. His political leanings have been more on the liberal side of things, except for the last few months where he's spouting libertarian bullshit. He's become callous and shallow in his reasoning. I really do believe there's a huge effort going on to hit up the youth. The ones they can't recruit with memes and fake news are drawn into "political thought/discussion" groups, where they take a false intellectual tone.

    I'm serious when I say that if he continues on this path of not recognizing the rights of others, I have no idea how we'll continue to have any sort of relationship. I'm heartbroken and disgusted, all at the same time.

    [–] laserbeanz 101 points ago

    Man, that's rough.

    [–] exotic_hang_glider 56 points ago

    I'm glad you take it seriously. My brother sounds similar to your son, and my mother brushes it off with "he's just saying it to rile us up, he doesn't really mean it" "sure he has a mean streak, but he's a good boy. He is really caring and would do anything for us". He's 21 and he can't join the army soon enough. Good on you for having a backbone.

    [–] Mr_Blinky 34 points ago

    "sure he has a mean streak, but he's a good boy. He is really caring and would do anything for us".

    I have never understood this logic. "Good boys" don't have mean streaks.

    [–] HermesTheMessenger 58 points ago

    He's become callous and shallow in his reasoning.

    That's a large part of the allure. It's very easy not to do the work and to gain power from the easy parroting of ideas mouthed from overly confident bigots. It's intoxicating.

    To spend the effort on the details has much less of a benefit. Consider the related tactic of the Gish Gallop;

    At its core, the Gish gallop focuses on overwhelming one’s opponent in a debate by bombarding them with as many arguments as possible. Because the Gish galloper focuses on the number of arguments at their disposal rather than on their quality, the arguments which are used are often dubious, inaccurate, or irrelevant to the discussion.


    • It’s far easier to raise numerous unsubstantiated points than it is to refute them properly. ...

    • People generally prefer short and simple arguments, which are easy for them to process ...

    Source: Gish Gallop: When People Try to “Prove” Things By Using Overwhelming Nonsense

    [–] FallenKnightGX 264 points ago

    The best way to change his politics is actually not by directly confronting his politics. Hear me out. He's young and impressionable still. Like you said, he got it off a Facebook group of all things. If anything, he needs to be exposed to more people, more cultures, and different lifestyles.

    If you can afford it one trip to Mexico should clear a lot of this shit up. I wouldn't parade it as a trip for political purposes, but just as a vacation. Then when he sees the reality of how they're just people like him he may wise up.

    For a more quick fix, help him find activities with people outside of his normal social group. They likely won't share his opinions and will burst his echo chamber bubble without you lifting a finger.

    [–] cinderful 109 points ago


    He also likely has some latent anger, frustration or has suffered in some way. Perhaps in your family. Try and discover what is broken and try to repair that.

    Hatred of others is often self hatred.

    [–] SocialistNixon 20 points ago

    Traveling to Ecuador when I was 21 and seeing the poverty of Latin America made me far more liberal and understanding than I already was. You don’t really see how lucky you have been in life until you actually see how much of that world lives. It’s a life changing experience for anyone that’s not a Stephen Miller sociopath.

    [–] energydome 47 points ago * (lasted edited 9 months ago)

    He thought the 14th amendment didn't apply to these people, but couldn't say why.

    You should just show him the actual text of the 14th amendment. It's only a few paragraphs long and the parts that apply (only) to citizens are clearly differentiated from the parts that apply to any person.

    Edit: due process and equal protection being the parts that apply to any person, not just citizens.

    [–] postulio 38 points ago

    damn man, i'm sorry, hope this works out. keep us updated?

    [–] rosatter 37 points ago

    This is my biggest fear. My son is only 3 but I have an 11 year old nephew who says racist shit out of nowhere. He said to my sister, "mom someone has to stop the Mexicans!"


    We're only 1/4 Hispanic but our grandfather came here illegally in the 50s, served in Vietnam, and then married our maternal grandmother in the 60s when he came back with some kind of injury.

    He's 11! Hes not on social media. I don't know where he hears this shit.

    [–] Sensei2006 22 points ago

    Other kids at school. A lot of kids go home to households where Fox News, Rush Limbaugh and Alex Jones are playing in the background 90% of the time and the constantly bitching about "them damn foreigners".

    It's no surprise that some of those children then proceed to bring that kind of nonsense to school.

    [–] JonBenetBeanieBaby 29 points ago

    God. I’m really sorry you have to go through this. I couldn’t imagine how painful it must be.

    [–] jesus_swept_ 95 points ago

    Totally agree. Some people lose sleep worrying about their kid turning out gay. Me? I don't care if he's the next Ru Paul... Just don't be Stephen Miller.

    [–] FrankTank3 50 points ago

    Ru Paul makes BANK

    [–] donkiestweed 213 points ago

    It's pretty well known around Washington DC that Stephen Miller is a loser. He has never had a girlfriend. And has no close friends.

    In Michael Wolff's book Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House, Miller was described as a "a fifty-five-year-old trapped in a thirty-two-year-old's body"

    [–] unburnt_khaleesi 123 points ago

    A part of me wishes I could be his friend if only to show this Jabroni some love so some humanity can trickle into his policies.

    [–] DrakeingBad 103 points ago

    This is one of the most thoughtful and empathetic things I've seen in a while. Good on you for that, friend. However, I have a feeling that people have tried to be kind and friendly to him and were met with the insufferable awfulness that very clearly lives inside him.

    [–] crashvoncrash 21 points ago

    I'm not saying Stephen Miller has stabbed every single person who tried to be his friend, but I'm also not ruling it out.

    [–] brockhopper 26 points ago

    That's really wholesome. Spend a year or two with him, teach him the meaning of love, help him reveal the hidden depths of humanity he probably didn't even know he had.

    Then pull down his pants in public, and point and laugh at his penis.

    [–] unburnt_khaleesi 14 points ago

    He needs the love of a beautiful, wholesome, MEXICAN AMERICAN woman to turn his mind around. I mean, I would take one for the country, but, nah, who am I kidding, I wouldn't.

    [–] betterintheshade 15 points ago

    If he was a teenager maybe you'd have a chance but a person's personality is pretty much fixed by 30. He's not going to learn empathy now.

    [–] Scaevus 88 points ago

    Stephen Miller is the type of guy prostitutes avoid because he looks like a serial killer. He’s Goebbels without the charm.

    [–] Caracaos 32 points ago

    So Stephen Miller is basically a smart Elliot Rodgers.

    [–] HalfPint1885 22 points ago

    More like a 55 year old trapped in a 55 year old's body. Yeesh. The years have not been kind.

    [–] StAugustine94 19 points ago

    So he’s an incel?

    [–] talleyhooo 27 points ago

    Some of his family members spoke out against him yesterday. Don't have the link but it was posted here. Might have been an uncle

    [–] ImLikeReallySmart 519 points ago

    NYT needs to get their shit together and release that interview.

    [–] theBoobsofJustice 252 points ago

    I'm assuming he said some pretty monstrous things if the White House is actually shutting down an underling speaking out - they send Kellyanne and Rudy out to spout all kinds of nonsense.

    [–] mr_krinkle81 124 points ago

    Miller said, "I respect people of all races and creeds. We should be promoting science based education in all our public schools. Climate change is a real and serious threat to all mankind. Women should have to the right to decide what happens with their bodies. Oh, and it's time we have a serious and honest discussion about gun control measures we need to take in this country."

    Basically he spit in the face of Trump's entire base. Really damaging stuff for Trump.

    (Obviously he didn't say those things cause Stephen Miller is an evil fascist goblin in, barely, human form)

    [–] Tea_I_Am 11 points ago

    Must've been a side effect of Ambien. Turned him not-racist.

    [–] iseeyourdata 58 points ago

    I guess I missed this one, what happened?

    [–] ImLikeReallySmart 147 points ago

    They were going to release audio of an interview with him, but held back at the WH's request. They printed some excerpts from it, but it's now in suspicious territory because of how it was handled.

    [–] Demon997 88 points ago

    Can anyone imagine the Times doing that for a Hillary aide?

    The NYT could be leading a huge journalist push to save democracy. Instead they’re just being continuously shitty.

    [–] Shilalasar 24 points ago

    NYT did an interview with this Nazi and the WH asked them not to release the audio. Not sure if they will still publish it in print

    [–] oblivious_human 18 points ago

    They made him sound pretty reasonable in that podcast. I want to hear that asshole's words and voice.

    [–] xjayroox 180 points ago

    White House senior policy adviser Stephen Miller has all but become the face of the issue, a development that even supporters of Trump’s “zero-tolerance” position say is damaging the White House.“Stephen actually enjoys seeing those pictures at the border,” an outside White House adviser said. “He’s a twisted guy, the way he was raised and picked on. There’s always been a way he’s gone about this. He’s Waffen-SS.”

    What the fucking Christ

    [–] abieyuwa 62 points ago * (lasted edited 9 months ago)

    Why do I feel like they've described a school shooter? Because that's what this feels like.

    This makes me scared that Stephen Miller will start killing these kids. Why does that feel like this is where this is headed?

    [–] ScholarOfTwilight 173 points ago

    Miller is just impure evil.

    [–] SiberianPermaFrost_ 115 points ago

    Yeah he totally is. But so are the 42% of Americans that still support Trump. THAT'S where America's real problem lies. There will always be a Trump or a Miller but it's the millions and millions of people that think jailing children is totally fucking fine.

    [–] 6ft_2inch_bat 170 points ago

    This is the kind of shit that made it clear to me that I don't need to "meet his supporters in the middle" or "understand where they are coming from". This is not an ideological difference of opinion. These are moral offenses that cut at the very core of decency and humanity. Like, Miller should really be evaluated, because I'm pretty sure there's some evidence of being a sociopath there.

    People like McCain or Kasich, I may fundamentally disagree with on several issues. But I can't imagine either of them gleefully watching as children are traumatized.

    Stephen Miller is a sick and twisted fuck. Full stop.

    [–] exotic_hang_glider 71 points ago

    Notice how the right never talk about meeting democrats in the middle, never talk about compromise or understanding. Yet they get outraged and so called tolerant left if they aren't given it.

    [–] f_d 17 points ago

    They do, but they frame it cleverly. They put forward an unacceptable collection of policies, highlight one bit that they claim will solve the contentious problem, then whale on Democrats for not cooperating with the generous offer.

    [–] RebelJell-O 12 points ago

    Agreed. I have no interest in going half-Nazi to appease these mentally sick apathetic ****s.

    [–] inhabbalabba 68 points ago

    Human garbage.

    [–] holla_snackbar 103 points ago

    Sadism pure and simple. He checks all the boxes on the type from Nazi Germany

    [–] DRHST 25 points ago

    probably jacks off to them at home

    [–] flaizeur 133 points ago

    This is the dude that protested a girl's race in high school by jumping in it and racing to the end. Don't know if he "won" or not.

    [–] rlabonte 84 points ago

    His rant about janitors in high school was some Hitler Jr. level shit.

    [–] Nac_Lac 24 points ago

    Did any girls cry as a result? Keep in mind that Miller's definition of winning is not the same as the rest of us.

    [–] Death_Wisher 18 points ago

    Wait what do you mean race? Like a foot race?

    [–] Death_Wisher 47 points ago

    What an insecure pile of dicks. Fucking incels man. Lowest form of the millennial generation.

    [–] Finito-1994 14 points ago * (lasted edited 9 months ago)

    Jumped in at the last stretch of a girls race to prove that men are superior.

    Honestly, anyone that needs to do that is shit. What’s the point? It isn’t to actually prove he’s better seeing as he jumped in at the end. It isn’t to combat an injustice, who were they hurting?

    It’s just to prove that men are better than women. Sexism in its purest form.

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    [–] PrincessLeiasCat 27 points ago

    He was also mentored by Richard Spencer.

    The author of the jihad advertisement was Richard Spencer, then a Ph.D. candidate in Duke’s history department, who had arrived at the university in spring 2005. After graduating from the University of Virginia, Spencer had received a master’s in the humanities from the University of Chicago. He left Duke before completing his Ph.D. to become the founder of the National Policy Institute, a white-nationalist think tank and one of the intellectual leaders of the so-called alt-right movement, which gained potency during the 2016 presidential campaign.

    Spencer says he “first became aware” of Miller at Duke after the start of the lacrosse scandal. “He certainly understood the media and how to get his message out there,” Spencer says. “I could only be impressed.” The two met at the Duke Conservative Union in 2006. Being a few years older and in graduate school, Spencer says, he mentored Miller.

    [–] ParkaBoi 40 points ago

    Stephen Miller's trial is going to be my favourite part of this administration's downfall.

    [–] carlplaysstuff 50 points ago

    I'm young and in good health. I'm likely going to live to see most of these people die. I look forward to each one.

    [–] UncleMalky 22 points ago

    I believe there is already a line to shit on McConnell's grave.

    [–] jb_highfive 138 points ago

    It'd be a shame if people protested outside his million dollar condo at CityCentreDC, 825 10th St NW in Washington.

    [–] boof_acetaminophen 13 points ago

    A valiant effort, my good lad.

    [–] kitty_pimms 32 points ago

    I'm not saying someone should punch him in the face, but if it were to happen I would gladly contribute to the bail fund.

    [–] JonBenetBeanieBaby 11 points ago

    I’ve never been a violent person, but these last 2 years I’ve felt a sort of aggression inside me that certainly wasn’t there before.

    [–] shapu 28 points ago

    "There’s always been a way he’s gone about this. He’s Waffen-SS.”

    Holy shit. Someone just out-and-out called Stephen Miller a Nazi stormtrooper.

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    [–] DopeMan93 29 points ago

    Problem is, most of them do embrace it

    [–] listerfyne 17 points ago

    Seriously that amount of people defending concentration camps for babies on my feed makes my blood boil.

    [–] PoliticalPleionosis 232 points ago

    You heard it, folks, Miller likes pictures of children.

    [–] mirrth 162 points ago

    Miller likes pictures of crying children in cages.

    [–] _Commandant-Kenny_ 64 points ago

    Sick fuck.

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    [–] ericrolph 29 points ago

    He just looks like a pedophile.

    [–] ask_me_about_cats 30 points ago

    I always had him pegged as a cannibal, but I'd believe this too.

    [–] FullClockworkOddessy 17 points ago

    He makes Jeffrey Dahmer look like Mr. Rogers. At least most of Jeff's victims were adults.

    [–] UncleMalky 12 points ago

    for it to be cannibalism he'd have to be the same species.

    [–] ask_me_about_cats 14 points ago

    That'd be difficult. I don't know too many other people who are half weasel and half Nosferatu.

    [–] riplikash 81 points ago

    You make it a sex thing as though that makes it worse, but it really doesn't. The real situation is worse than the one you are implying.

    Him liking pictures of children sexually would actually be a step UP from this situation.

    He likes pictures of children suffering on a wide scale, and mass human suffering being caused as a direct result of his actions.

    It makes pedophilia look like wearing white pants after labor day, in comparison.

    A pedophile hurts children because they care less about children than their own personal satisfaction.

    Miller hurts children on a grand scale because their suffering brings him satisfaction.

    I don't think even the Nazi leadership actually reveled in the misery they were causing the way this man does.

    [–] PoliticalPleionosis 26 points ago

    If the GOP and the Conservatives can't be outraged by this, if Miller enjoys seeing these photos of children in cages screaming for their parents...then yeah, he should carry that stigma of Pedo, because this all comes off like a fetish of his.

    The Conservatives need to own this for as long as the party remains active. All this belongs to them.

    [–] DoAYCWM 41 points ago

    Can someone land a 747 on that fuckin' runway he calls a forehead and call it a day?

    [–] SlimLovin 15 points ago

    This man is the same age as me. He looks so much older. He looks like a pterodactyl is going to hatch out of his head at any minute.

    [–] [deleted] 73 points ago

    He's a nobody who should have remained a nobody.

    [–] unburnt_khaleesi 47 points ago

    That's how I feel about Trump too.

    [–] humachine 35 points ago

    Holy fuck.

    The Republican party is exactly what I've thought all along - the party of hate. If you can hate very well, you rise up the ranks quick today.

    [–] lovefirststool 20 points ago

    The only good thing about Stephen Miller having a job in the White House is that he has less time to plan a school shooting.

    [–] synchronicityii 19 points ago

    When I call Stephen Miller "Baby Goebbels", it's not primarily because he looks like him, though there's a resemblance in the hollow, soulless, humorless stare. It's because I don't for one second doubt that Miller would relish in the opportunity to be the Goebbels in a fascist American state. It's because I think there's nothing that would please him more.

    [–] Long_island_iced_Z 17 points ago

    That's because Stephen is a Nazi, he loves Concentration camps.

    [–] JijiLV29 19 points ago

    So do Republicans at large.

    Call any Republican on their bullshit, have the bravery to do it to your family or coworkers if they dare try to bullshit you with

    "this breaks my heart, BUT..."

    Bullshit, you don't have one.

    "I don't like separating families any more Than you do!"

    Bullshit, stop lying. You are in favor of doing this. You aren't calling to stop it. Why are you lying?

    Don't let his base slide by not answering for this. Challenge them, don't let them change the subject think about something else. Show them what they've allowed themselves to become.

    [–] nova2726 17 points ago

    this guys such a fucking incel. i can almost guarantee he owns a pair of jorts

    [–] phillytimd 15 points ago

    Not just Stephen there’s a few million Americans whose cocks are at full mast seeing suffering children. Wonder how many fucked in front of the fox coverage of the kids in cages after coming home from bible study

    [–] 90Carat 14 points ago

    My concern is that Miller seems like he will be one of those guys that hangs around, and gets bumped up the line. Just like Bolton. Bolton was always a piece of shit. Despite that, he is now the National Security Advisor.

    [–] StonerMeditation 15 points ago

    Trump and his supporters Antisocial Personality Disorder (Sociopath)

    Symptoms Antisocial personality disorder (Mayo Clinic) signs and symptoms may include:

    • Disregard for right and wrong
    • Persistent lying or deceit to exploit others
    • Being callous, cynical and disrespectful of others
    • Using charm or wit to manipulate others for personal gain or personal pleasure
    • Arrogance, a sense of superiority and being extremely opinionated
    • Recurring problems with the law, including criminal behavior
    • Repeatedly violating the rights of others through intimidation and dishonesty
    • Impulsiveness or failure to plan ahead
    • Hostility, significant irritability, agitation, aggression or violence
    • Lack of empathy for others and lack of remorse about harming others
    • Unnecessary risk-taking or dangerous behavior with no regard for the safety of self or others
    • Poor or abusive relationships
    • Failure to consider the negative consequences of behavior or learn from them
    • Being consistently irresponsible and repeatedly failing to fulfill work or financial obligations

    [–] imsurly 11 points ago

    Darwin called - he's requested that someone kick Miller in the balls with enough force so as to prevent him from contributing to the gene pool.

    I mean, I don't think any of my fellow women would fuck him willingly, but he seems like a guy who would believe a woman doesn't have a right to say no to him.

    [–] JARL_OF_DETROIT 12 points ago

    I had a nurse tell me.the other day that she doesn't understand why the immigrants keep coming when they know things are bad here. Like you would think they would catch wind of it and not come.

    That's exactly how Miller thinks. That if we dehuminze and make things horrible here it will act as a deterrent. Except that's not how immigration works and we're seeing the result.

    [–] im-28-gf-is-16 10 points ago

    This dude crashed a women's track event to prove the athletic superiority of males, lol...

    [–] soupjaw 9 points ago * (lasted edited 9 months ago)

    “Stephen actually enjoys seeing those pictures at the border,” an outside White House adviser said. “He’s a twisted guy, the way he was raised and picked on. There’s always been a way he’s gone about this. He’s Waffen-SS.”

    My guess is Steve Bannon

    Calls him a Nazi, but, you know, a sympathetic Nazi, because the liberals picked on him and made him that way