The private encouragement whispered to Jim DeMint for his cringeworthy comments about women and LGBT people is a metaphor for what has gone wrong with our political processes. The cowards behind this hate-filled election year count on bold bigots like and others to carry their water.
Colorado’s establishment left claims Republican senatorial candidate Ken Buck has a problem with women. Apparently he is “insensitive.” But it’s really appointed Democratic Senator Michael Bennet and his supporters who have the problem.
They say before you criticize someone, you should take a walk their shoes. However, Colorado Senatorial candidate Ken Buck is apparently not a fan of the pumps. So, ensue criticism.
During the July 17th Independence Institute’s Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms Party, Buck was asked the question, “Why should we vote for you?”
In the spirit of the always clean and friendly politics, Buck quipped:
“Because I do not wear high heels.”