(What the hell is Ken Buck thinking? – promoted by Colorado Pols)
POLS UPDATE: The video and story have now hit Politico, which is not at all good news for Buck. As we said in the comments below, the rationale for this comment isn’t really relevant — Buck said it, and now it’s going to be used against him. This one may hurt. A lot.
In his last ditch attempt to shore up the votes of sexist assholes, Ken Buck let this one slip at a recent event:
Yes. You heard that correctly. When asked why Colorado Republicans should vote for him, Weld County District Attorney Ken Buck told the crowd:
“…because I don’t wear high heels…”
If you’re like me, you can’t wait to hear how he explains the context surrounding this statement.