Elizabeth Edwards Confronts Ann Coulter

coulter-eedwards.jpg During Hardball's love in with Ann Coulter----Elizabeth Edwards, the wife of John Edwards called in and asked her to stop lowering the bar with personal attacks in our country's political debate. Coulter was not ready for this one...

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Coulter denies attacking Edwards on GMA (Coulter:...if I’m going to say anything about John Edwards in the future, I’ll just wish he had been killed in a terrorist assassination plot.”) and then talks over her as Elizabeth tries to get through...She tells Ann that her ilk debases political dialogue---Oh, really? Ann tries to spin it that Edwards is telling her to stop talking which is of course---wrong. Elizabeth also tells her that she's the mother of the son who died and called her out on Coulter's column that said this about John Edwards:

If you want points for not using your son's death politically, don't you have to take down all those "Ask me about my son's death in a horrific car accident" bumper stickers?

Ann's defense is that she wrote it three years ago....

Think Progress has got it too...


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