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Ann Coulter rips Liz Cheney,
GOP ‘shysters’

Politico, by Lucy McCalmont

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Posted By:PageTurner, 10/15/2013 10:09:04 AM

Conservative firebrand Ann Coulter lashed out at Liz Cheney for waging a primary challenge and attacked “hucksters, shysters” who she said are hijacking the GOP. “The problem is we have hucksters, shysters, people ripping off the Republican Party for their own self-aggrandizement, for their own egos, to make money,” Coulter said on Fox News’s “Hannity.” “I would put Todd Akin, Newt Gingrich, Liz Cheney, Mark Sanford all in the same boat, and the consultants who persuaded Linda McMahon and John Raese to run,” she added. Coulter continued her criticism of Cheney, who is challenging incumbent Sen. Mike Enzi in the Republican primary

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Ann has won my respect. I agree with her that Liz Cheney is a great conservative, but now is not the the time to go after Republicans. It´s time to go after THEM - the rabid left.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Susannah, 10/15/2013 10:22:13 AM     (No. 9565908)

I agree with Coulter. There´s no point in primarying Enzi; he´s one of the most reliably conservative senators we have.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: MisterDickens, 10/15/2013 10:24:22 AM     (No. 9565914)

Here we go again. Letting Politico put its spoon in our pot and do the stirring. Politico is the last place anyone should look to for news, espcially news about the Republican party, unless, of course, you are one of those "discerning adults" who traffic in and around Lucianne.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Bubbasuncle, 10/15/2013 10:31:31 AM     (No. 9565931)

Maybe she could extract a few pounds excess flesh off of he favorite Jersey boy.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: TheMotherCO, 10/15/2013 10:38:21 AM     (No. 9565946)

I used to like ann, but she has worn out her shelf life

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Reply 5 - Posted by: ivehadit, 10/15/2013 10:42:10 AM     (No. 9565958)

Omg, pot meet kettle. Ann sadly is an elitist, imho.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: MDConservative, 10/15/2013 10:48:35 AM     (No. 9565970)

Sen. "Internet Sales Tax" Enzi? Who scrubbed his website of a bill he proposed last election? That "conservative"?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: FlatCityGirl, 10/15/2013 10:53:48 AM     (No. 9565978)

Ann´s worn a little thin with me over time. Her abrasiveness for one thing. Also, she´s waaaaay too enamored with the likes of Bill Maher and other Leftist ilk. I don´t think you can hang out with that kind of evil and not have it make dent in your psyche.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: MissMolly, 10/15/2013 10:54:25 AM     (No. 9565979)

I lost my taste for Ann Coulter´s rhetoric years ago, but she´s right about Liz Cheney´s effort in Wyoming. Enzi didn´t deserve this and it appears his constituents agree.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: ColoWapiti, 10/15/2013 10:58:36 AM     (No. 9565986)

Well, I´ll say there is one good thing about all the political turmoil in the country right now, masks are starting to drop. We will finally see what people are really made of, both publicly, and on this site.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: lil dotty, 10/15/2013 11:09:40 AM     (No. 9566009)

Sorry, Ann. You´ve had your three strikes so that makes you OUT

Now you are only attempting to sell another book. All right, every one has the right to try to make a dime. But, ´girl´, give it up. Your words fall on deaf ears. Those who still have their own minds no longer listen or care what you have to say.



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Reply 11 - Posted by: Hobbiest, 10/15/2013 11:18:16 AM     (No. 9566024)

People ripping off the Republican Party for their own self-aggrandizement, for their own egos, to make money.

If you really feel that way, Ann, then donate all your royalties, speaking fees and TV appearance money to the RNC, NRCC and NRSC. Then take a very long vacation, say until 2017. Otherwise shut up for a change. Your bombastic schtick is getting old and tired. As for your judgment about politicians, first Romney and then Christie have proven it is sadly deficient.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: A Balrog of Morgoth, 10/15/2013 11:30:25 AM     (No. 9566050)

I was sort of leaning towards retaining Enzi, although I haven´t been following that race closely.

Seeing the local squishes showed up to wave their pom-poms for the guy?

It does make a fella wonder...

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Reply 13 - Posted by: harleynyc, 10/15/2013 11:32:29 AM     (No. 9566051)

That´s just Ann´s style. She WAY overstated her point, as usual. But she´s right. We should be targeting seats held by the demoncrat party, not friendly seats. It´s like ´friendly fire´. (what I posted on original article)

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 10/15/2013 11:57:06 AM     (No. 9566083)

#9, see comment #7. Enzi is not what he claims to be. He is a taxload increaser dressed in conservative clothing. Don´t fall for it Wyoming. Last thing we need is another McCain flavored politician killing business.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: janjan, 10/15/2013 12:52:01 PM     (No. 9566159)

Coulter is not the end all and be all of who is qualified as a conservative and who isn´t - and her track record hasn´t been stellar. Plus she sounds like McCain.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: fritzilou, 10/15/2013 1:17:22 PM     (No. 9566190)

I disagree with Coulter who is saying something akin to ´Do as I say, not as I do´. She is attacking a fellow Republican rather than just letting the two candidates duke it out. Coulter´s use of defamation is truly disgusting. One minute she loves Christie, next she can´t stand him and if he should unfortunately become our nominee, she will jump right back on the bandwagon no matter how bad his record is in NJ.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: jerseyden, 10/15/2013 1:42:11 PM     (No. 9566232)

I don´t mind Liz Cheney challenging a sitting senator in a primary, but in my opinion she should have established residence in Arizona and go after MC Cain.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Bad Dog, 10/15/2013 2:01:18 PM     (No. 9566264)

Poster #18 ... while you are correct in your desire to see McCain gone, he was just re-elected. He´s got another 5 years before he comes up again.

Ann Coulter still amuses me when she rips into liberals, leftists, commiecrats, and other evil sociopathologists.

But when she turns her well-phrased vitriol on conservatives.... she sinks in esteem like a lead ball.

I would MUCH rather see Liz Cheney, fighting the true conservative fight, in the Senate than Enzi, who has managed to remain SO FAR back on the bench that I knew nothing about him, until HIS internet sales tax.

NOT a good recommendation for me to want to see him stick around.



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Reply 19 - Posted by: Bad Dog, 10/15/2013 2:02:24 PM     (No. 9566266)

Ooops.... I think I meant ´sociopaths´, not the ologists who study them!

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Reply 20 - Posted by: enemyofthestate, 10/15/2013 3:11:25 PM     (No. 9566392)

I´m a fan of Coulter and Cheney, but Cheney blundered. She should have waited for an open seat to run for public office.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: faith_and_reason, 10/15/2013 4:08:55 PM     (No. 9566483)

Not happy with Enzi´s failures to be more conservative. But Liz Cheney has disappointed me more with her weak (non-existent) "support" for Israel.

As for Coulter´s inexplicable romance with Gov. Christie, I have convinced myself that it´s an inside joke. She knows that "support" from her is poison with moderates and the left. I think she will eventually reveal that it has been a joke all along.

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