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‘When can I swing by for my pap smear?’: GOPer mocked for anti-Obamacare Twitter poll gone horribly wrong

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A prominent foe of the Affordable Care Act — also known as Obamacare — got a lesson on Twitter Wednesday when she attempted an online poll about repeal and didn’t get the response she no doubt expected.

Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) made an appearance Tuesday on CNN where she was put on the spot when she claimed that gutting the Office of Congressional Ethics was “draining the swap.”

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Perhaps to take the sting out of that star-turn — particularly after the GOP backed off the bill — Blackburn returned to what is her strong point: bashing Obamacare.

On Twitter she wrote, “Do you support the repeal of Obamacare? RT if you do, and share what you want to see as the replacement,” accompanied by a poll.

What she got back was 84 percent of poll-takers saying they didn’t want to see Obamacare repealed.

Then came the ridicule and the advice.

Screenshot of tweet and responses below:

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One person offered up a suggestion for Blackburn to consider:

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Why saying ‘OK boomer’ at work is considered age discrimination – but millennial put-downs aren’t

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The phrase “OK boomer” has become a catch-all put-down that Generation Zers and young millennials have been using to dismiss retrograde arguments made by baby boomers, the generation of Americans who are currently 55 to 73 years old.

Though it originated online and primarily is fueling memes, Twitter feuds and a flurry of commentary, it has begun migrating to real life. Earlier this month, a New Zealand lawmaker lobbed the insult at an older legislator who had dismissed her argument about climate change.

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Republicans are getting scared about Gordon Sondland’s Wednesday impeachment testimony: report

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Ambassador Gordon Sondland may be the most dangerous witness for President Donald Trump in the impeachment hearings so far, and that's in part because he has a lot to lose.

And according to CNN's Shimon Prokuecz, his scheduled testimony for Wednesday morning is making Republicans nervous:

Multiple GOP sources say they are most worried about what Gordon Sondland will do tomorrow - and whether he will turn on the President. The fear, Republicans say, is that he could undercut the last GOP defense. @mkraju

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‘There is no managing Donald Trump’: White House Republicans blasted for their myth of ‘adults in the room’

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Republicans who thought they could manage Donald Trump were taken down in The New Yorker on Tuesday.

The Susan Glasser article was titled, "The spectacular failure of the Trump wranglers."

"On Tuesday, nearly seven hours into the marathon third day of public impeachment hearings, Kurt Volker tried to explain to the House Intelligence Committee what it was like to carry out the nearly impossible task of wrangling U.S. policy toward Ukraine during the Presidency of Donald Trump," Glasser wrote. "Volker, a veteran Republican diplomat who had been serving, since 2017, as Trump’s Special Representative to Ukraine, said that he realized last spring that he had a 'problem,' and that it was Trump himself.

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