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Thursday, September 15, 2016

Last Chance For The "Deplorables"

Speaking to 1,000 of the overprivileged at an LGBT fundraiser, where the chairs ponied up $250,000 each and Barbra Streisand sang, Hillary Clinton gave New York’s social liberals what they came to hear.

“You could put half of Trump’s supporters into what I call the basket of deplorables. Right?” smirked Clinton to cheers and laughter. “The racist, sexist, homophobic, xenophobic, Islamophobic, you name it.” They are “irredeemable,” but they are “not America.”

This was no verbal slip. Clinton had invited the press in to cover the LGBT gala at Cipriani Wall Street where the cheap seats went for $1,200. And she had tried out her new lines earlier on Israeli TV:

“You can take Trump supporters and put them in two baskets.” First there are “the deplorables, the racists, and the haters, and the people who … think somehow he’s going to restore an America that no longer exists. So, just eliminate them from your thinking…”

And who might be in the other basket backing Donald Trump?

They are people, said Clinton, “who feel that the government has let them down, the economy has let them down, nobody cares about them. … These are people we have to understand and empathize with.”

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6 comments:

Anonymous said...

You expect Clinton to be PC?

Anonymous said...

It seems to me that the ones going on and on and on about others being racists are usually the biggest racists of all.

Anonymous said...

The third basket would hold Hillary

Anonymous said...

Dave T: Ms. Clinton above all people understands what it means to be "deplorable," because all she has do is look in the mirror.

Anonymous said...

Empathize with? Yeah, Hillary, you're just full of empathy.

Anonymous said...

These statements coming from a lying, cheating, thieving, murdering Hillary Clinton.