Proud Of Chattanooga During The POTUS Visit

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

I know that there were a lot of emotions running high during this election. I am proud that emotions on the left were not out of control like so many other events involving the now defunct ANTIFA and their terrorist acts in other cities and states.

FYI, the news media showed a lot of ignorance by not knowing that Air Force One is a Boeing 747; however, the aircraft that landed in Chattanooga was Air Force Two for the vice president, a modified Boeing 757. But when the President is on board its call sign is Air Force One. 

And the news media stated there would be substantial protesters on both sides. Only protesters that would be at a Republican rally would be Democrats.

Other than those gaffs local news coverage was okay.

Thank God this election is over and hopefully everyone can go on with their lives for the next two years.

Jack Varner



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