Pelosi beams with pride as she shares her grandson’s birthday wish — to look Hispanic

Pelosi beams with pride as she shares her grandson’s birthday wish — to look Hispanic

The only thing more disturbing than Nancy Pelosi’s almost certainly fabricated story of how her grandson said he wished he had the same coloration as a Latin American friend is the possibility that it is true.

The rapidly aging former speaker shared this bit of treacle during her eight-hour non-filibuster on DACA on the House floor yesterday:

I’m reminded of my own grandson. He had a very close friend whose name is Antonio. He’s from Guatemala and he has beautiful tan skin and brown eyes and the rest. And this was such a proud day for me because [when] my grandson blew out the candles on his cake, they said, ‘Did you make a wish?’ He said, ‘Yes, I made a wish.’ They said, ‘Well, what is your wish?’ He said, ‘I wish I had brown skin and brown eyes like Antonio.’

It’s so beautiful — so beautiful. The beauty is in the mix.

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And the rest!

How sad to imagine a child so brainwashed into believing his own ethnicity is evil that he wishes he belonged to another. Sadder still is a politician whose own world view has become distorted to the point where she believes a story of self-loathing is a thing of beauty.

Pelosi also declared during her rant that “we have the first president who’s anti-immigrant, who hates immigrants.” It’s an interesting observation to make about a man who is married to an immigrant — the first immigrant first lady.

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Howard Portnoy

Howard Portnoy

Howard Portnoy has written for The Blaze, HotAir, NewsBusters, Weasel Zippers, Conservative Firing Line, RedCounty, and New York’s Daily News. He has one published novel, Hot Rain, (G. P. Putnam’s Sons), and has been a guest on Radio Vice Online with Jim Vicevich, The Alana Burke Show, Smart Life with Dr. Gina, and The George Espenlaub Show.

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