Hillary Clinton has been legendary when it comes to offering excuses and blame for her 2016 loss to Donald Trump. This time, however, Clinton’s blaming herself, in a way. There’s also a heck of an admission about the philosophy that’s prevalent in the Democratic Party in Clinton’s speech to the Shared Values Leadership Summit in New York:
Hillary Clinton says being a capitalist hurt her in primaries because so many Dems are socialists pic.twitter.com/3cC7Aw8KHz
— Comfortably Smug (@ComfortablySmug) May 2, 2018
LOL! Really? Yes, really:
Hillary Clinton: Being A Capitalist Probably Hurt Me Because So Many Democrats Are Socialists pic.twitter.com/xWuhdeN2KU
— Ryan Saavedra ?? (@RealSaavedra) May 2, 2018
— Zeke Miller (@ZekeJMiller) May 2, 2018
Clinton thinks part of her problem was that she was a capitalist in a party with a high percentage of people who loathe capitalism?
"41% of Democrats are Socialists" https://t.co/cLbihNvvLd
— Two Deer (@TwoDeerPines) May 2, 2018
Do we now have a “basket of socialist deplorables”? That’s what it sounds like!
The gift that just keeps on giving
— Daniel Rorke (@dkroue45) May 2, 2018
Well the cat’s out of the bag now.
— Michael is muttering (@mlreed1956) May 2, 2018
Free from all restraints, Hillary Clinton finally speaks the truth https://t.co/jC57uO0vYc
— ConservativeBlackMan (@Thomasismyuncle) May 2, 2018
"Socialists Broke Me"@HillaryClinton
— Boycott @YETICoolers #JoinTheNRA (@immike22) May 2, 2018
Crony capitalist maybe
— Gravey Bongos?? (@GraveyBongos) May 2, 2018
That’s probably way closer to accurate.