Grover Norquist shared a personal anecdote online about his daughter to demonstrate how Republicans are born.
…all of which proved to be TOO MUCH for the left.
Norquist, the man behind the Taxpayer Protection Pledge, a promise by lawmakers to oppose all tax increases while in office, explained that his 8-year-old daughter wanted to buy a guitar and just enough money to pay for it, only to be stymied by the sales tax.
How Republicans are born…
Daughter, 8, has been savings up to buy her first Guitar.
Found it for $35. She had 35 exact.
— Grover Norquist (@GroverNorquist) June 25, 2017
A simple enough concept, but it prompted a quick reaction from omnipotent moral busybodies on the left, looking to teach Norquist about the “values” of socialism and social justice in post-Obama America.
Here’s a sampling of the unhinged responses from Twitter:
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How Democrats are born:
Daughters gets straight As.
Graduates top college. Hired for great job.
Finds out she makes less than male peer. https://t.co/EEbJrueR3q
— Charlotte Clymer 🏳️🌈 (@cmclymer) June 26, 2017
Who paid for the road to the guitar store?https://t.co/fTfUWDMmOr
— Omar Baddar عمر بدّار (@OmarBaddar) June 25, 2017
In a car which only has seat belts preventing you from being badly injured in the event of a crash due to taxpayer funded regulations?
— ☪️ Charles Gaba ✡️ (@charles_gaba) June 25, 2017
Retweet if you want to give his daughter $3 so that she learns the joys of socialism! https://t.co/PiAbzTwdLh
— Esha K. (@eshaLegal) June 26, 2017
Daughter: I wanna buy this guitar for $35
Cashier: it's $38.15 after tax sweetie
Daughter: I demand your healthcare be revoked immediately https://t.co/kKrcSQlR5i
— sreekar (@sreekyshooter) June 25, 2017
Pretty bad parenting to not tell a little girl about sales tax before making her leave a store in tears. https://t.co/dfAfWTpDXr
— Craig Calcaterra (@craigcalcaterra) June 25, 2017
Seems cruel to get your kid's hopes up and then spring an additional cost you knew about on her, rather than letting her know beforehand. https://t.co/L4EMq6BUJI
— John Scalzi (@scalzi) June 25, 2017
Daughter, 8, has been saving up to buy her first cancer treatment.
Found it for $365,309. She had 35 exact.
Then…. death https://t.co/LoYv4dOc6S
— Arblus, look, it's DamnYouWillis! (@damnyouwillis) June 25, 2017
I agree, Grover, Republican policies only make sense if you’re a small child.
— Jimmy Failson ? (@PraxisKenzie) June 25, 2017
Then… She realized her shitty father ill-equiped her for dealing in the real world because he is a petulant child. https://t.co/SQdHkjJs7k
— FilmBuffRich (@FilmBuffRich) June 26, 2017
Not that Norquist, and his daughter, didn’t have a least one sympathizer!
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