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Wendy Davis imploding
American Thinker, by Thomas Lifson

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Posted By:magnante, 2/5/2014 9:36:06 AM

Democrats across Texas and America may be regretting their choice of Wendy Davis as the Great Feminist Hope, designated warrior in the battle to lock-up the female vote. Having raised something north of 12 million dollars for run at the Texas governorship, she has become the standard-bearer in the great crusade to turn Texas blue. But she is turning out to be something of a laughingstock, and the worst of laughingstock at that: one whose foibles reveal the conceits which define the feminist left. The embarrassing omissions in her self-proclaimed biography are by now well-known (snip)these realities of Wendy Davis reveal

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: doublesharp, 2/5/2014 10:41:40 AM     (No. 9720315)

Ouch! Thomas slices and dices while telling it like it is.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: bobn.t, 2/5/2014 10:50:23 AM     (No. 9720334)

Yeah but she´s got those female parts (that she uses freely) and that´s all that matters.
Read her bio...

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Reply 3 - Posted by: TunnelRat, 2/5/2014 11:30:18 AM     (No. 9720403)

Huh? Democrats, liberals, and feminists are fakes.

Who knew...?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: pickle1, 2/5/2014 11:57:47 AM     (No. 9720450)

What a loser.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Sliver of Truth, 2/5/2014 11:59:09 AM     (No. 9720455)

Never doubt that God is not involved in the affairs of (wo)men ; )

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Reply 6 - Posted by: hoosiergirl71, 2/5/2014 12:10:59 PM     (No. 9720477)

All I can say is "HA"

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Reply 7 - Posted by: BeatleJeff, 2/5/2014 12:26:32 PM     (No. 9720492)

A friend of mine recently told me her son, having recently worked on the McAwful campaign here in Virginia, now wants to go down to Texas to work for Davis. On the one hand I want her to urge him to avoid that disaster like the plague as that is something he won´t want on his resume after it crashes and burns. On the other I think the young skull full of mush needs a hard lesson in life about what happens when you blindly jump on bandwagons and associate with politicians seriously lacking in character. And Davis is about as scummy as you can get.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Doctor P, 2/5/2014 12:38:25 PM     (No. 9720505)

She has always been a flawed candidate that was never going to win or even do well enough to make a statement.

Yet she is imploding too soon. I wanted her to suck up more liberal money that could now be spent in more fruitful areas.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: harper, 2/5/2014 3:26:08 PM     (No. 9720792)

Let us give a respectful moment of silence to the glorious Democrat Party, who are caught in a true dilemma.

Anyone phony and evil enough to garner the support necessary within The Party may still be a problem candidate for traditional, rational voters to stomach.

Are there enough grasping LoFos to carry the day for the Dems? Will they be motivated and sober enough to vote the six or seven times necessary as they have in the past? And the dead, too, of course.

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