Hillary Clinton had a bad slip last week. No, not when she was suddenly unable to walk at the 9/11 memorial ceremony and had to be carried to a waiting van and rushed to Chelsea’s New York apartment because of ‘pneumonia’. The slip I am referring to was at a high-end LGBT fundraising event, when she referred to a quarter of Americans as a ‘basket of deplorables’.
Hillary has since apologised and retracted her comment, but it’s too late. The damage has been done.
What makes this comment a gaffe for the ages is what it reveals about how the establishment operates.… Read the rest