Weekend Writing Prompt — Uncanny

I’m astonished by the large number of Republican members of Congress who are still willing to take their chances supporting Trump after all of his craziness. I just can’t digest how they could capitulate to his madness. It’s uncanny.

(39 words)

Written for Sammi Cox’s Weekend Writing Prompt, where the word is “uncanny.”Also for these daily prompts: The Daily Spur (astonished), Ragtag Daily Prompt (chance), Word of the Day Challenge (digest), and Fandango’s One-Word Challenge (capitulate).

20 thoughts on “Weekend Writing Prompt — Uncanny

  1. Sadje April 17, 2021 / 4:47 pm

    Maybe he has hypnotized them into supporting him.

    Liked by 2 people

    • Fandango April 17, 2021 / 11:09 pm

      Yes, I completely agree.


  2. Russell Smith April 17, 2021 / 9:07 pm

    He really is a nasty piece of work. I can’t understand how millions and millions voted for him, believing he was even fit for office. He wasn’t fit. His tenure was a fiasco of corruption, stupid mistakes, and mountains of lies. He lied even when he didn’t have to about stupid stuff, like when he said his father was born in Germany. Why lie about that? It was easy to prove that his father was born in New York. Donald Trump is a psychopath. Thank God he’s out of office now. Pray God he never comes back. If justice is done, he will be sitting out the 2024 campaign because he’ll be sitting in a prison cell. Before he was elected, I warned people that he was a fascist. They called me an extremist. Well, it turned out that I was right. May he rot in prison until he dies.

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    • Fandango April 17, 2021 / 11:13 pm

      Yes you were — and are — right, but sadly, Trumpism seems to be living on.

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      • Marleen April 18, 2021 / 1:25 pm

        The fact that he has lied about his own/family’s origins should clue people in on the fraud of him lying 🤥 about another’s place of origin. (Sadly, Trump will never be a real boy.)

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      • Russell Smith April 18, 2021 / 6:37 pm

        Yes. It’s hard to believe that there are literally millions or people out there who have their heads up their asses. It’s really quite scary.

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  3. willowdot21 April 17, 2021 / 11:12 pm

    Neatly done and yes I totally agree it makes no sense…but to be honest neither did he!

    Liked by 1 person

    • Fandango April 17, 2021 / 11:14 pm

      You’re right, he never did make any sense. None at all.


  4. jilldennison April 18, 2021 / 12:14 am

    You did a fine job with the writing prompt, asked the question that has no logical answer, but … did you HAVE to put his picture on here? I felt sick the moment I saw it! 🤢

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  5. Iain Kelly April 18, 2021 / 12:50 am

    4 years time is going to be interesting to see which way they go…

    Liked by 1 person

  6. leigha66 April 21, 2021 / 5:39 pm

    Five prompts in just 39 words… WOW! I think they have to be brain washed, no one is that stupid, are they?

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