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verges Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri May-13-11 12:20 PM
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High schooler challenges Bachmann to debate on U.S. Constitution
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A high school sophomore from New Jersey is challenging Rep. Michele Bachmann to a debate on civics and the U.S. Constitution. In an open letter to to Bachmann, Amy Myers of Cherry Hill, N.J., said, I have found quite a few of your statements regarding The Constitution of the United States, the quality of public school education and general U.S. civics matters to be factually incorrect, inaccurately applied or grossly distorted.
I, Amy Myers, do hereby challenge Representative Michele Bachmann to a Public Forum Debate and/or Fact Test on The Constitution of the United States, United States History and United States Civics, Myers wrote, according to a report by City Pages Nick Pinto.

Politifact rated Bachmanns statements about the U.S. Constitutions census requirements in 2009 as Pants on Fire false. CNNs Anderson Cooper dinged Bachmann back in January for her revisionist history regarding the U.S. Constitutions racist past.

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  -High schooler challenges Bachmann to debate on U.S. Constitution verges  May-13-11 12:20 PM   #0 
  - Go Amy!  sakabatou   May-13-11 12:22 PM   #1 
  - That would make for some awesome television. Miller could debate a different GOP l"leader"  FSogol   May-13-11 12:23 PM   #2 
  - I'm betting that Bachmann doesn't go for it - n/t  Jim__   May-13-11 12:35 PM   #3 
  - Thank you, Ms. Myers.  Wait Wut   May-13-11 12:36 PM   #4 
  - Please God! Let this happen!! nt  patrice   May-13-11 12:53 PM   #5 
  - Too bad there isn't a high schooler in her district that could challenger her.  LiberalFighter   May-13-11 12:57 PM   #6 
  - i would PAY to see something like this (if i had any money) ...  Ship of Fools   May-13-11 12:57 PM   #7 
  - Bachmann - Are you smarter than a 10th grader?  Turn CO Blue   May-13-11 01:53 PM   #8 
  - Damn good idea Amy but you're intellectually light years ahead of Michele Bachmann. She'll never  Citizen Worker   May-13-11 02:59 PM   #9 
  - This challenge needs to be issued to all GOP and libertarian pigs.  dorksied   May-13-11 03:02 PM   #10 
  - Who lives in the 6th district of Minnesota?  NothingRight   May-13-11 03:10 PM   #11 
  - Finally, a Reality TV show worth watching  roxiejules   May-13-11 03:11 PM   #12 
  - verges  Diclotican   May-13-11 05:54 PM   #13 

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