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    If We Talked About Politics Honestly

    "You gave me muffins, so I'm gonna pretend I don't think you're a monster."

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    Politics are so ~in~ right now. But what would happen if people were honest about what they were thinking when arguing about political candidates?

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    When you and your S.O. both hate the same candidate, you're thinking "fuck yes!" because everyone knows that those who hate together, stay together.

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    Sometimes, you’re not well-informed, but it feels good to get fired up.

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    Or your newsfeed controls your political views.

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    If the candidate has a fun slogan, sometimes that's all that matters.

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    Arguing about politics at brunch is awkward, so when things get too weird circle back to your mutual hate for someone.

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    Oftentimes you want your party to win so badly, you're willing to support literally anyone that's running.

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    Most of the time, you're just waiting for your turn to talk and hoping you don't forget to breathe.

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    Lots of times, these discussions are a battle of the generations.

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    Tbh, no one feels like they can relate to each other.

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    And when saying all the political jargon you know doesn't work, it's time to just start yelling.

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    Which is just way too much effort. Might as well go back to scrolling through Instagram.

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