Clinton Supporters Attack Vanity Fair After Clinton Mocked

Clinton supporters are going ballistic on Facebook and Twitter, threatening to cancel their subscriptions to Vanity Fair in response to their video, Six New Year’s Resolutions for Hillary Clinton. The suggestions for Clinton in the above video were:

It’s time to start working on your sequel to your book, “What Happened”: “What the Hell Happened.”

Get someone on your tech staff to disable autofill on your iPhone so that typing in “F” doesn’t become “Form Exploratory Committee for 2020.”

You know how on Anderson Cooper you were telling him about alternate-nostril breathing? You seemed really adept. You should try teaching a class.

Take more photos in the woods. How else you are going to meet unsuspecting hikers?

Take up a new hobby in the New Year: Volunteer work, knitting, improv comedy – literally anything that will keep you from running again.

Put away your James Comey voodoo doll. We all know you think James Comey cost you the election, and maybe he might have, but so did a handful of other things. It’s a year later and time to move on.

TYT Nation responded with this video which points out why Hillary should go away:

Maya Kosoff, a tech writer for VF Hive, responded “i don’t appreciate being taken out of context to make me seem super sexist. this wasn’t a hillary hit piece either, fwiw! we made silly new years resolutions for a bunch of politicians.”

They did make make similar videos mocking other politicians including White House chief economic adviser Gary Cohn, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders and Donald Trump, but it is the Clinton supporters who were protesting. While late night comedians, and others, have helped us get through the misery of Donald Trump’s first year, just imagine the protests if Clinton was in the White House. Anyone making a joke about her, along with anyone protesting her wars, would be under constant attack as being sexist (or a pawn of Putin).

Peter Daou, who is promoting the #CancelVanityFair hashtag, had a rather weak comeback with, “Vanity Fair had the audacity to tell Hillary she should take up knitting. Today we learn she’s the most admired woman in the world for the 16th consecutive time, according to Gallup.” While she came in first, Clinton was listed as most admired by 9 percent of those responding–down from 12 percent last year. That is hardly a show of support in a poll which is primarily based upon name recognition. It is more significant that Gallup recently found that Clinton’s favorable rating has fallen to a new low of 36 percent, falling below that of Donald Trump.

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  1. 1
    SocraticGadfly says:

    I'm going to have a much harder-hitting takedown on my blog tomorrow, Ron. In the spirt of the 12 days of Christmas, 12 jobs from the bowels of hell for her. 

    Sample? "Post-coup Honduran peasant."

  2. 2
    Ron Chusid says:

    You are being hard on her–bringing up her record. 

  3. 3
    djchefron says:

    ALL REPUBLICAN Presidential Candidates & Bernie Sanders Who Played a Democrat 4 FIVE Minutes! THANK YOU POLITIFACT, PULITIZER PRIZE WINNING PUBLICATION!!!!!

  4. 4
    Ron Chusid says:

    Rather pathetic that you still stoop to using such bogus information. That has been debunked so many times before. It is not a measure of who lies the most. It is just a chart of factually correct or incorrect statements which have been been reviewed. It says nothing about the serious lies by Clinton which have been exposed, lumping them in with errors in statistics from others. There is no validity in using this to compare one candidate to another, and has no validity is judging the overall honesty of a candidate.

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    SocraticGadfly says:

    Crap, that was my Jill Stein one …

    NOW … In honor of the 12 Days of Christmas, it's …

    12 Jobs for Hillary

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