One of the biggest post-debate shifts happened in the race pitting smash-mouth tea party Rep. Allen West and Democrat Patrick Murphy in Florida. One Democratic pollster found that Obama and Murphy plummeted 5 points between private surveys conducted before and after the debate.Editor's comment - A "smashmouth"? A double-entendre for big lips, Sambo perhaps? If that had been used for a Black Democrat, no doubt, Chris Matthews, Rachel Maddow and MSNBC would be screaming "racist." Truth be told, Allen can be a bit of a smart-ass. He revels in wit and biting quips. Our guess he'll take it in stride.
Monday, November 5, 2012
Top liberal media outlet uses a very - ahem - colorful description for Florida libertarian-conservative Cong. Allen West
"Smashmouth." '90s rock band or big-lipped black Sambo? From Eric Dondero: Nope. It doesn't come in an editorial. It's in a news piece from Politico, "Democrats' drive to retake House falters." And when they say "falter" they actually mean epic failure. The meat of the article describes how Pelosi and crew may now lose seats in the House to Republicans, possibly as high as 5. You may recall that last spring and over the summer, Pelosi was "mouthing off" (pun intended), about a coming wave of Democrat victories that would deliver the speaker's gavel back to her well-manicured hands. It ain't happening Nancy. Now check out this description of West: