Whether it’s about the empty seats, the rock bottom ticket prices, or the ongoing speculation of a 2020 run, there is no shortage of swipes at the Clintons these days. From all sides.
Empty seats at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto last week during Bill and Hillary Clinton’s speaking event. Photo: Shawn McCreesh | The New York Times
“True to her name, Mrs. Clinton will fight this out until the last dog dies. She won’t let a little thing like two stunning defeats stand in the way of her claim to the White House.” -Mark Penn | WSJ
‘When it comes to the Clintons’ heavily promoted speaking tour, it seems that even the crickets are taking the night off.” -Tyler Durden | ZeroHedge
“I can’t fathom why the Clintons would make like aging rock stars and go on a tour of Canada and the U.S. at a moment when Democrats are hoping to break the stranglehold of their cloistered, superannuated leadership and exult in a mosaic of exciting new faces.
What is the point? It’s not inspirational. It’s not for charity. They’re not raising awareness about a cause, like Al Gore with global warming. They’re only raising awareness about the Clintons.” -Maureen Dowd | NYT
Maureen Dowd paid $177 for a ticket to hear Bill & Hillary Clinton. If she had waited til day of the event, she could have gotten one for less than $10. That’s how popular the tour is… https://t.co/UmWW1F4J6P
— Byron York (@ByronYork) December 2, 2018
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