Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Burns Laura Ingraham: 'Why Are You On TV Again?'
Written by Huffingtonpost on April 3, 2020
Seems like Fox Information persona Laura Ingraham’s try and burn Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) blew up in her face.
It began when the New York congresswoman tweeted that the coronavirus pandemic is disproportionately affecting individuals of shade due to long-standing racial and financial inequalities.
Ingraham apparently wasn’t blissful that Ocasio-Cortez was stating the unfavorable results of inequality, so she determined to belittle the congresswoman’s earlier job as a bartender.
Ocasio-Cortez has beforehand mentioned that individuals who attempt to insult her by mentioning her bartender previous are simply “clowning themselves.”
So she turned the joke round by stating the horrible job Ingraham has finished reporting on the COVID-19 pandemic.
“Didn’t you simply put a physician in your present who faked their employment at Lenox Hill hospital and touted a COVID ‘remedy’ that you simply tweeted & Twitter needed to take away as a result of a person could have died attempting self-administer it?” she responded.
Then she added this burn: “I’m sorry, why are you on TV once more?”
Then she added receipts.
Ingraham tried to spin issues by claiming the physician she interviewed had “admitting privileges” at Lenox Hill, ignoring the truth that Twitter eliminated her tweet as a result of it fell beneath their “deceptive data coverage” with its “Heightened-risk well being claims.”
Nonetheless, Twitter customers have been impressed by the warmth of the congresswoman’s burn.
One Twitter person did present concern for Ingraham’s situation after the takedown.
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