Originally Posted by Direckshun
It's offensive because it's a crass, blanket intended to demean, and then he directly implied his job is not to care about them. He said they expect food and shelter. And implied that they therefore must be in the tank for Obama. And he cited a 47% figure that lumps in the elderly and much of the middle class. That 47% figure included you, if your story about your history is to be believed, for much of your life.
And he's doing it on the dime of a Party that believes offending the rich is something called "class warfare."
Other than that, you're doing great.
The Republican Party and its nominee proved tonight that they have no problem with class warfare. They only care if it's targeting the wealthy.
What a bunch of horseshit. Keep parading those strawmen arguments around.