Democrat Hate Speech Alert: Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Mecca) Calls GOP Opponent “Lowlife Scumbag” and “Gutter Dweller”

Posted by on Oct 18, 2012 at 5:41 pm

Used to be “tea party extremist” was the insult of choice among panicked Democrats. Now they’re upping it a few notches.

During a radio debate, Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minn., called his Republican opponent Chris Fields a “scumbag,” twice called him a “lowlife scumbag” and for good measure called him a “gutter dweller” too.

Ellison and Fields were about 37 minutes into a debate on local station KFAI FM when Fields accused Ellison of paying a company almost a quarter of a million dollars to dig up dirt on him and later referenced Ellison’s own recent divorce. Fields was reacting to recent local media reports that his ex-wife had once sought a restraining order on him. Ellison angrily responded that he had not done the snooping.

Then it got really nasty. Ellison told him: “You’re real stupid for bringing up your domestic violence allegations. I wasn’t going to say a thing about it… You are a scumbag. You’re a massive… You are a lowlife scumbag. You are a lowlife scumbag. You are a gutter dweller.”

Ellison later “apologized” for his behavior, but of course it’s one of those weak apologies Democrats are famous for.

Fields responded:

“This is a guy who cannot work with people on the other side of the aisle,” he said. “Calling me a lying scumbag? Seriously? The issue is, there is my divorce, and there is his divorce. I don’t want to talk about anyone’s divorce, and I don’t think he does either.”

You ever notice all the angry hate speech followed by mealy-mouted “apologies” all come from the Democrat Party? Funny, that.


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4 Responses to “Democrat Hate Speech Alert: Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Mecca) Calls GOP Opponent “Lowlife Scumbag” and “Gutter Dweller””

  1. macbrooks on 18/18/12 at 8:08 pm

    Escaped from that insane state four months ago and don’t regret it a bit. Every bit of news I read about it just reinforces how wise that move was.

    mac :]