When Carly Fiorina was attacked by a reality show star, she could have gone the identity politics route and claimed that she was victimized by the micro aggressing, white male…who let’s be honest, probably won’t have the blond balls to say it to her face at the debate on Wednesday.
Instead, she took the insult of “look at her face” and turned it into a brilliant bit. Lemons, meet the mall-sized lemonade stand:
The whole thing is worth watching because Thatcher 2.0, but here’s the part we’re fist-pumping about…
“And look at all of your faces — the faces of leadership. The faces of leadership in our party, the party of women’s suffrage. The face of leadership in your community, in your businesses, in your places of work and worship. Ladies, note to the Democrat party: We are not a special interest group; we are the majority of the nation.”
“I personally am so tired of hearing about women’s issues. Every issue is a woman’s issue. We care about health care. We care about national security, education, about debts and deficits. Yes, we care about the character of our nation.”
Now, it’s on to prime time. Game on. Here comes the Conservative Honey badger. And she don’t care.