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Michelle Malkin girds
for 2014 GOP civil war

Politico, by MacKenzie Weinger

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Posted By:happywarrior, 2/8/2014 7:49:18 PM

Michelle Malkin doesn’t run away from fights, she runs toward them. And she’s running faster than ever headlong into the 2014 Republican primary battles on behalf of upstart conservative candidates who are mounting insurgent challenges to the GOP old guard. Twitter is Malkin’s weapon of choice. Battles with her almost always devolve into wars, and those who follow the conservative social media scene know she has a proven formula online: Taunting quips from foes bring out the full force of her Twitter arsenal, with snappy replies, catchy hashtags and the mobilization of a legion of energized followers.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ruready?, 2/8/2014 7:57:00 PM     (No. 9724979)

When Obama´s political machine does the same thing, they are called next generation high tech geniuses.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: oh-heck, 2/8/2014 8:06:22 PM     (No. 9724985)

The beauty of Michelle is that she goads her opponents into unscripted responses. When these aren´t silly names like whacky birds, they expose just how clueless the establishment is.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: LouD, 2/8/2014 8:16:17 PM     (No. 9724993)

Love Michelle! Our conservative women make the lib gals all look like PIAPS. Ms Malkin is a treasure.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: TXknitter, 2/8/2014 8:30:34 PM     (No. 9725002)

I used to be irritated that Michelle is only rarely on FNC. I came to see Michelle Malkin is way too bright, way too honest and way too brave for the PC celebrity cozy world of cable TV!! That is a good thing. She doesn´t need them. Her message and influence is huge thanks to the Twitterverse and internet generally.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Jallmon, 2/8/2014 8:39:28 PM     (No. 9725009)

Never followed anyone on Twitter. Opened the app once.

As soon as one of the daughters shows me how, I will follow her.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: mws50, 2/8/2014 8:50:59 PM     (No. 9725019)

Is Politico jealous of Michelle?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Janylou, 2/8/2014 9:22:16 PM     (No. 9725039)

Michelle can also be followed on Facebook where she posts twitter comments. She is on my page.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: doctorfixit, 2/8/2014 9:37:55 PM     (No. 9725053)

What courage and what wit. Too bad nobody in the GOP establishment even knows who she is, which proves their pathetic "outreach" efforts are doomed from the get-go.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: harper, 2/8/2014 9:55:02 PM     (No. 9725066)

Love it when Michelle gets that look in her eyes.

The Japanese Army learned about that look the hard way in WW2.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: MDMuskrat, 2/8/2014 11:00:27 PM     (No. 9725112)

Nice, balanced article from Politico: flattering facts about Michelle interspersed with flatulent hacks basically complaining that they´ve been trounced by her.

This lady has the means, the motive and the method to advance the cause(s) of conservative candidates. In the process she makes money and makes monkeys out of the buffoons on the left who are dumb enough to challenge her intellect. What´s not to like?

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Reply 11 - Posted by: plumnellie, 2/9/2014 7:59:33 AM     (No. 9725270)

Became a fan many years ago. Was astonished by her bold, courageous unwavering love for the truth and disdain for anyone who tries phoney baloney with her.

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