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New Hampshire Crowd Forgets Media Narrative, Applauds Ayotte


Hey, remember how you heard that Republican senator Kelly Ayotte was running into hostile crowds at her town-hall meetings up in New Hampshire, allegedly as a result of her vote on the Toomey-Manchin background-check proposal? Well, take a look at this exchange from Thursday’s town-hall meeting:

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Boy, that crowd was so hostile, they tried to hurt her eardrums by clapping and cheering loudly when an audience member called her “presidential.”

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