While not the candidate’s words, the chit-chat among Hillary Clinton staffers and aides certainly lends itself to the atmosphere around the campaign.
And it doesn’t appear to be a pleasant atmosphere for underlings, according to a comment from Clinton adviser Neera Tanden, who is president of the George Soros-supported Center for American Progress.
In an exchange with Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta published this week by WikiLeaks, Tanden was offering advice on Clinton appearing on morning shows when she seemed to tip her hand somewhat about the candidate’s temper.
“Have her beat the shit out of a punch doll (or maybe a staffer) …so she would be warm and charming in the interview,” Tandem wrote:
— Mark Maiwurds (@MarkMaiwurds) November 5, 2016
And while there are far more important revelations coming from the treasure trove of Clinton-related emails being posted online by WikiLeaks, social media users understand the exchange reflects on her temperament as president.
Here’s a sampling of responses from Twitter:
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“Have her beat the s*** out of a punch doll so she’ll be nice for the interview” ?? Hillary doesnt have the right temperament to be pres. https://t.co/lFKDTvFdt3
— Pamela Roth (@rothfarms) November 5, 2016
@FiveRights lol. She forgot to punch the doll last week. She was unhinged.
— DMA (@TennisMajesty) November 5, 2016
@MarkMaiwurds haha…she is insane!
— TJ (@treasuredjems) November 5, 2016
@MarkMaiwurds don’t think I’d want to be a staffer if she wins! What with WJC stalking them and HRC punching them! Safer in East Wing maybe?
— Georginamcdougall (@Georgiespain) November 5, 2016
— Loni #FreeJulian 🤐 (@Imjusthere_hey) November 5, 2016
@MarkMaiwurds HRC does not have the moral character to be president
— Margie Kenda (@MargieKenda) November 5, 2016
@MarkMaiwurds According to Secret Service people that have been around Hillary a lot – They say She’s a Total Bitch & Cusses like a Sailor
— David Manuel Sr. (@iloveakqj10) November 5, 2016
@MarkMaiwurds Violence always comes from the left…
— Julie Feynman (@jmomm72) November 5, 2016
— Ann Borengasser (@aborengasser) November 5, 2016
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