Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez tries to explain how to pay for her grand socialist visions and it’s pretty much a train wreck


Aside from the usual “tax the rich & feed the poor until there are rich no more” idiotic platitudes that sound like they’re ripped off from Ten Years After, I actually hope the Democrats embrace the approach of their new leftist rock star. If libs want to run on a platform of “providing all your ‘free’ human rights will involve paying skyrocketing prices for gasoline and home heating while the unemployment rate goes through the roof because we’re confiscating the capital of would-be job creators” then let them give it a go.

I present to you Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the future of the rapidly expanding socialist wing of the Democratic Party:

That was more awkward than Bill Clinton walking past the “Intern Day” section at the Hallmark Store. I’d rather have been chauffeured by Ted Kennedy than allow her anywhere near the controls of any economy.

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