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Sun Jul 16, 2017, 05:21 PM

Conway: Criticism of me is 'gender-based'

Source: The Hill

Presidential counselor Kellyanne Conway said in an interview at a conservative summit on Saturday that much of the criticism against her is “gender-based.”

“I understand that we’re a nation of charged opinions and partisan rancor, but I do find that most of the vitriol comes from people who don’t know me, and who are very brave on social media,” Conway said in a response to a question from Bob Vander Plaats, president of social conservative group The Family Leader, at a conference in Des Moines, Iowa.

Conway, who served as President Trump's campaign manager, noted her relationships with female Democratic senators and other members of Congress, saying “we live in a nation where we all, particularly women, can disagree.”

Conway also said a lot of the criticism directed toward her and Trump is "disconnected" from reality.

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Read more: http://thehill.com/homenews/administration/342244-conway-criticism-of-me-is-gender-based






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Reply Conway: Criticism of me is 'gender-based' (Original post)
jpak Jul 16 OP
Zorro Jul 16 #1
mdbl Jul 16 #20
apkhgp Jul 16 #2
Lindsay Jul 16 #4
apkhgp Jul 16 #13
tblue37 Jul 16 #3
shenmue Jul 16 #26
machoneman Jul 17 #38
Raven Jul 16 #5
William Seger Jul 16 #6
truthisfreedom Jul 16 #7
marybourg Jul 16 #8
keithbvadu2 Jul 16 #34
hatrack Jul 16 #9
rzemanfl Jul 16 #29
More_Cowbell Jul 16 #10
lapucelle Jul 16 #11
MBS Jul 16 #12
JDC Jul 16 #22
SharonClark Jul 16 #33
Ruby the Liberal Jul 16 #14
Historic NY Jul 16 #15
Grammy23 Jul 16 #16
Mickju Jul 16 #17
Hekate Jul 16 #18
appleannie1943 Jul 16 #19
Guy Whitey Corngood Jul 16 #21
Doreen Jul 16 #23
Honeycombe8 Jul 16 #24
Yonnie3 Jul 16 #25
PatrickforO Jul 16 #27
Turbineguy Jul 16 #28
True Dough Jul 16 #30
spiderpig Jul 16 #31
Demonaut Jul 16 #32
tclambert Jul 17 #35
Glimmer of Hope Jul 17 #36
Beartracks Jul 17 #37
BillyBobBrilliant Jul 17 #39

Response to jpak (Original post)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 05:23 PM

1. Actually it's despicable POS-based

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Response to Zorro (Reply #1)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 07:59 PM

20. seriously it is!

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Response to jpak (Original post)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 05:30 PM

2. There you go We heard it here

"Disconnected from reality". As if anything she says is based on reality. Every time she says something she needs to clean her mouth with toilet paper.

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Response to apkhgp (Reply #2)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 05:40 PM

4. Ms. Alternative Facts herself

talking about disconnected from reality.

Why her head has not exploded and/or she has not been struck by lightning, I do not know.

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Response to Lindsay (Reply #4)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 06:27 PM

13. Head exploding?

That would make her a suicide bomber.

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Response to jpak (Original post)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 05:38 PM

3. I didn't realize that lying sociopathic a**hole was considered a gender. That would make

her, Trump, and all his various hangers on and spokesmouths the same gender!

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Response to tblue37 (Reply #3)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 09:25 PM

26. This

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Response to tblue37 (Reply #3)

Mon Jul 17, 2017, 06:42 AM

38. Good one! n/m

n/m

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Response to jpak (Original post)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 05:51 PM

5. Ms. Conway, I am a woman and you are an insult to me. n/t

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Response to jpak (Original post)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 05:52 PM

6. She may get more criticism for dodging questions and lying than Trump's other surrogates

... but that's because she is so much more "talented" at it, not because she's a woman.

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Response to jpak (Original post)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 06:09 PM

7. Omfg.

So idiotic.

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Response to jpak (Original post)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 06:09 PM

8. Is that the same as "playing the woman card'?

Or can only Dems do that?

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Response to marybourg (Reply #8)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 11:05 PM

34. Good one!

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Response to jpak (Original post)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 06:10 PM

9. Oh, "playing the Gender Card", you loathsome hell-toad?

Really?

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Response to hatrack (Reply #9)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 09:42 PM

29. "Loathsome hell-toad." Stealing that one. To replace "ignorant Jane Curtin" which is sexist. n/t

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Response to jpak (Original post)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 06:12 PM

10. Right, because no one's making fun of Spicer

What a snowflake.

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Response to jpak (Original post)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 06:20 PM

11. Assholiness has no gender. N/T

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Response to lapucelle (Reply #11)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 06:25 PM

12. right you are. n/t

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Response to lapucelle (Reply #11)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 08:13 PM

22. Beat me to it. Exactly.

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Response to lapucelle (Reply #11)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 10:50 PM

33. That's right!

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Response to jpak (Original post)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 06:29 PM

14. As a female, I can assure you, criticism of you is moron-based.

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Response to jpak (Original post)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 06:39 PM

15. Whats sex got to do with be an absolute moron...

ps its also because were connected to reality and your a shining example of a moron.

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Response to jpak (Original post)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 07:16 PM

16. Was it Judge Judy who wrote a book titled "Don't Pee on my Leg and Tell Me It's Raining"?

Well, that kinda sums up how many of us feel about Conjob. She has the audacity to pee all over our legs and then try to convince us it came from a cloud. Every time she opens her mouth, something untruthful comes out. After a while we were on to her game and no matter what she says, we presume it is an outright lie or half truth. She set the terms for the relationship so now she can live with them. Tough sh*t, Kellyanne. Sucks to be you, huh?

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Response to jpak (Original post)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 07:25 PM

17. You are a liar

There is nothing gender specific about that appellation.

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Response to jpak (Original post)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 07:28 PM

18. Stop, stop. My sides are hurting...

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Response to jpak (Original post)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 07:29 PM

19. The wicked witch of the mental ward is hearing voices again.

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Response to jpak (Original post)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 08:08 PM

21. No. But I do admit being biased against reptiles. nt

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Response to jpak (Original post)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 08:15 PM

23. NO, honey it is stupidity based.

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Response to jpak (Original post)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 08:19 PM

24. That bird ain't gonna fly, Conway. It was MIKA, a woman, who banned yu from the show.

And other media WOMEN who called out your lies. As well as men.

You don't get a pass to lie based on gender or race or anything.

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Response to jpak (Original post)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 09:22 PM

25. Just another "alternative fact"

Gender?! I don't even see you as human, Kellyanne, you lying piece of bovine excrement.

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Response to jpak (Original post)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 09:30 PM

27. Well, to be fair, some of it has been.

I'm particularly referencing the criticism of what has come to be called the 'Kellyanne Conway couch kneel' when she was taking a group picture of Trump with the black college leaders in the oval office.

I thought that was pretty small, criticizing her like that, because if you've ever had to take a large group picture, it isn't that easy.

That said, Kellyanne is still an odious human being.

It is just that SOME of the criticism of her has in fact been gender based.

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Response to jpak (Original post)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 09:40 PM

28. Oh so now it's

"Equality, the last refuge of a scoundrel."

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Response to jpak (Original post)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 09:42 PM

30. And CONway's criticism of Hillary Clinton is obviously gender-based as well then

Like this quote that applies to CONway herself much more than it does to Clinton:

“Yes, it was her fault she lost,” Conway said, according to Politico. “I have found the hard way that a gift all women can give to themselves is self-awareness, and I hope she finds some soon.”

http://www.theblaze.com/news/2017/06/09/kellyanne-conway-mercilessly-mocks-hillary-clinton-at-faith-freedom-coalition-conference/

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Response to jpak (Original post)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 10:31 PM

31. More like "species based"

Where on earth did they uncover her anyway?

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Response to jpak (Original post)

Sun Jul 16, 2017, 10:32 PM

32. can you be misogynistic and be female?

she just insulted all women

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Response to jpak (Original post)

Mon Jul 17, 2017, 12:29 AM

35. They're not prejudiced against your gender. They're prejudiced against your dishonesty.

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Response to jpak (Original post)

Mon Jul 17, 2017, 12:33 AM

36. Oh please. What a joke she is.

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Response to jpak (Original post)

Mon Jul 17, 2017, 12:55 AM

37. Stupidity is gender-blind. n/t

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Response to jpak (Original post)

Mon Jul 17, 2017, 09:13 AM

39. Really?

What gender are you? I have been wondering if you were born that way, or are post-op...

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