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Davis foes fuel claims
of sexism with comments

San Antonio Express News, by Peggy Fikac

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Posted By:john56, 1/27/2014 12:11:04 PM

AUSTIN — It´s fair to examine the details of Sen. Wendy Davis´ life story, but some of her fiercest opponents are providing fodder to those who see a sexist edge to the scrutiny. “So Abortion Barbie had a Sugar Daddy Ken,” tweeted conservative blogger Erick Erickson about her second marriage to a former Fort Worth City Council member, whose partnership in her endeavors eased her financial path before they divorced.

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One big cost savings the Wendy Davis campaign has is not having to hire a press secretary, as the EN´s Peggy Fikac is doing it on her employer´s time.

Another "wah, wah, wah, they´re being mean to me" trick that the schoolyard bully used to cry while running under his mama´s skirt when his tricks were used against him.

Oh, yeah, Peggy ends noting that Davis is "getting the same sexual harrassment Sarah Palin did." I missed Peggy´s columns about that. Palin´s still getting it.

Yep, Democrats and media whores can dish it out. But they can´t take it.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: nimby, 1/27/2014 12:29:41 PM     (No. 9707557)

Hey Peggy!!!

There is nothing "untrue" about Erickson´s statement.



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Reply 2 - Posted by: Lala, 1/27/2014 12:44:42 PM     (No. 9707576)

"... partnership in her endeavors eased her financial path before they divorced"?? Call a chiropractor for Miss Peggy. She has twisted herself into a pretzel trying not to say what really happened. Yes, Abortion Barbie did indeed find Sugar Daddy Ken.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: sternben, 1/27/2014 12:51:47 PM     (No. 9707591)

Subscription required to read the article.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: kahunavol, 1/27/2014 1:02:37 PM     (No. 9707622)

Since Erickson lives and votes in Georgia, what difference does it make?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: goose, 1/27/2014 1:21:49 PM     (No. 9707655)

We´ve been getting the San Antonio Excuse-Nuisance for thirty+ years. The only parts useful to me are the comics, the crossword puzzle, the Jumble, the word game, and the coupons. Almost forgot--Lining for the cats´ liter box.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: mickturn, 1/27/2014 1:39:50 PM     (No. 9707689)

And here comes the San Antonio ´Excuse News´ slicing/dicing/parcing and fracking the real issue. WENDY is a LIAR and she got CAUGHT!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Jethro bo, 1/27/2014 1:40:25 PM     (No. 9707692)

For Abortion Barbie to move forward in politics, she has to win in Texas (not going to happen) or move to a state that worshipped each blondes that dig abortion (New Year and Mass are proven suckers for a chick like Abortion Barbie).

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