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Awkward: Liz Warren Interrupts
People Eating in a Diner—Who Clearly
Want Her to Leave Them Alone

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Posted By: Pluperfect, 2/11/2020 4:53:32 AM

Every presidential primary campaign is full of photo ops where candidates wander aimlessly into cafes and harass people trying to eat lunch or dinner. It's inexplicable why anyone does this, and yet every four years, there they go again. This time it's Elizabeth Warren insisting on talking to strangers who would rather continue chewing in peace. The body language these people are giving off is ice cold and yet Warren doesn't seem to notice, nor do all the cameramen angling for a great shot of Warren being a regular person doing a thing no regular person would ever do.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Petronius 2/11/2020 5:21:11 AM (No. 314637)
I would not want that lying crazy old bat fluttering around me while I am trying to enjoy my dinner.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: chumley 2/11/2020 5:38:53 AM (No. 314643)
The idea of going into a small local diner to see what real Americans are thinking was cute when it was first done, but it has become completely hackneyed and staged. Real Americans wont go to a place for breakfast if it is filled with reporters, political hacks, cameras, and crooked politicians pumping elbows and kissing babies. The overwhelming phoniness would ruin the taste of even the best omelet. Time to find another photo op.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: NancyD 2/11/2020 6:21:16 AM (No. 314661)
Why would anyone think that this a good idea? It's embarrassing for the candidate to be completely ignored. The optics are bad, it doesn't accomplish a thing, and its rude. I do believe that if Trump walked into a restaurant with a table of radical liberals, they'd start flipping out, throwing things, crying, and screaming...
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Reply 4 - Posted by: F15 Gork 2/11/2020 6:48:01 AM (No. 314673)
Squaw no have clue bird......
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Reply 5 - Posted by: secondtimelucky 2/11/2020 6:54:40 AM (No. 314676)
who ordered the veal cutlet???
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Reply 6 - Posted by: PChristopher 2/11/2020 7:15:16 AM (No. 314687)
It's all so fake. It reminds me of back in the long, long ago when George McGovern was running against Nixon. McGovern's running mate, Sargent Shriver, thought he'd trying playing Mr. Blue Collar and invited a group of steel workers to a bar where he ordered beers for everyone, but told the bartender "Make mine a Courvoisier." A real man of the people....just like today.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: fordtran 2/11/2020 7:32:35 AM (No. 314697)
I would love to see Ms. Sanders in a local cafe. I would ask her, "Ms. Sanders, I am a pro-life second amendment supporter. I believe in the enumerated powers of a smaller government, lower taxes, term limits, a balanced budget, border security and world peace through superior firepower. What do you have to offer me?
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Lazyman 2/11/2020 7:47:10 AM (No. 314703)
She needs to find people who want a free meal.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: Osprey21 2/11/2020 8:00:19 AM (No. 314709)
I would have flat out told her, get the HELL away from me.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Laotzu 2/11/2020 8:10:23 AM (No. 314717)
It's so sad when Big Government realizes it needs The People more than The People need (or want) it.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Krause 2/11/2020 8:49:07 AM (No. 314761)
She is an awkward person. Phony.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: bad-hair 2/11/2020 8:52:41 AM (No. 314766)
Hi FOLKS !!! I'm the one that wants to kill off your union health plan and tax your evil rich employers out of business !!!
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Reply 13 - Posted by: Oldenoughtoknowbetter 2/11/2020 8:59:43 AM (No. 314775)
This is the difference between Dems and Rrally's. Remember Dems asked Sarah Sanders and family, quietly dining, to leave the restaurant. They carry on, criticize, curse, and perform to get attention and exhibit their dislikes. These NH patrons in the diner sat quietly trying to be polite while enduring Liz without creating a scene. They showed disinterest yet Liz didn't get the cue to leave them alone. We used to call them the silent majority. Now we go to Trump rallys.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: Highlander 2/11/2020 9:03:39 AM (No. 314779)
She should have jumped up on the table a la Captain Skateboard.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: lakerman1 2/11/2020 9:19:54 AM (No. 314792)
do skinny elderly ladies have BO/ they must, given the reaction to Cherokee Lizzie. there is no running water in the tepee.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: happy conservative 2/11/2020 9:42:16 AM (No. 314818)
They should have invited her to join them and then forced her to pick up the tab--socialism at work, right? Just like Hollywerid, political elites think everyone loves them. Then the real world slaps them in the face, politely. MAGA!!! KAG!!! TRUMP 2020 AND BEYOND!!! Tin-eared Lizzy, go back to Massachusetts where, evidently they like you.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: Strike3 2/11/2020 10:06:04 AM (No. 314852)
Those people obviously enjoy food more than they enjoy politics. She would have been viewed as a skinny chicken wing that escaped from a plate. This is Lizzy's neck of the woods and she bombed, so imagine how areas of the country that dislike New Englanders are going to receive her.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: kono 2/11/2020 10:33:45 AM (No. 314891)
While I'd love to assume that these people's behavior in that context was indicative of their opinions of the Socialist fake Indian, there are other plausible ways to interpret what we see on video. What's clear is that they are not particularly hospitable to the situation and are trying not to encourage it to continue. How many different scenarios could produce that reaction, though? If I knew everything I did or said was subject to being made into campaign propaganda, I'd hide from the cameras, too. Who needs the hassle of becoming fodder for the social media finger pointing mobs...
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Reply 19 - Posted by: Venturer 2/11/2020 10:40:26 AM (No. 314900)
Perhaps if she had gone to a Texas Roadhouse and waited in the line for a half hour eating peanuts until she got a table it would have done more fo her campaign.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: enemyofthestate 2/11/2020 11:09:38 AM (No. 314943)
Fridge is over there, Lizzie. Git yourself a beer.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: Grounded 2/11/2020 11:11:46 AM (No. 314947)
Ichabod Warren wandered around the restaurant harassing the diners, but did she actually put her skinny butt in a chair and order something? I'm sure the proprietors would appreciated it. More so than having her flitting around disturbing their patrons. Of course Liz probably would have stiffed the servers on the tip a la Hillary 'cuz that's the democrat way.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: Annie Xango 2/11/2020 2:30:54 PM (No. 315156)
she missed class the day they passed out the ...self awareness gene.!!!!!!!!
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