April 23, 2024

‘Get Over Yourself!’ Hillary Clinton Chides Undecided 2024 Voters to Jimmy Fallon


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Twice-failed presidential candidate Hillary Clinton despatched a message to these dreading the forthcoming rematch between former President Donald Trump and President Joe Biden.

During an look on Monday’s “The Tonight Show,” Clinton — who was on this system to promote her new function as a Broadway producer — was requested by host Jimmy Fallon what she would inform voters who could also be “upset that those are the two choices.”

Clinton was selling the Broadway musical Suffs, which was concerning the Suffragettes, a musical concerning the significance of voting. This led to Fallon citing the 2024 presidential election and asking Clinton for her opinion on the rematch between Trump and Biden.

“I mean, it’s [President Joe Biden] versus [former President Donald Trump]. We know that,” Fallon mentioned whereas laughing.

“Yes. It is. It is,” Clinton mentioned.

Fallon then requested: “What do you say to voters who are upset that those are the two choices?”


“Get over yourself, those are the two choices,” Clinton declared.

“Yeah. I love that,” Fallon responded.

“You know, it’s kind of like, one is old and effective and compassionate, has a heart, and really cares about people, and one is old and has been charged with 91 felonies. I don’t understand why this is even a hard choice. Really. I don’t understand it,” Clinton mentioned.

She added, “But we have to go through the election and hopefully people will realize what’s at stake because it’s an existential question. What kind of country we’re going to have, what kind of democracy we’re going to have. And people who blow that off are not paying attention, because it’s not like Trump, his enablers, his empowers, his allies are not telling us what they want to do. I mean, they’re pretty clear about what kind of country they want.”

“Get out there and vote,” Fallon mentioned.

“Get out there. This is a that’s what this is really about. Get out there and vote,” Clinton mentioned.


Trump received one other spherical of excellent information final week after a brand new ballot discovered that many self-described Democrats support his disruptive political fashion.

According to a sequence of polls performed by Harvard CAPS/Harris, there was a notable uptick within the variety of Democrats who view Trump extra favorably reasonably than as “a danger to democracy” who would exacerbate divisions inside the United States, Newsweek reported.

“The pollster’s March survey found that 33 percent of Democrats say Trump will shake up the country for the better, a three-point uptick from February’s poll and a five-point increase from January’s poll. Comparatively, the number of Democrats who see Trump as ‘a danger to democracy and will hopelessly divide the country if elected’ has decreased from 72 percent in January to 70 percent in February and 67 percent in March,” the outlet famous.

Newsweek added:

The development casts a shadow over current polls which have signaled excellent news for President Joe Biden’s reelection marketing campaign. The Democrat has been in a position to make vital positive aspects in opposition to Trump in a number of swing states during the last six months, suggesting that Biden might make a comeback, whilst their rematch tightens.

That mentioned, a number of polls have proven Trump forward of or tied with Biden in most swing states because the starting of the yr.

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Polling has not been good for Biden.

In a separate USA TODAY/Suffolk University poll, Trump defeated Biden 40% to 38%, drawing a near-tie in a risky voters because the candidates get underway.

A large portion of voters have been dissatisfied with their choices and receptive to being satisfied, in accordance to the primary USA TODAY survey performed because the two candidates secured their presidential nominations.

“Nearly eight months out, the election is not set yet. One in four of those surveyed said they might change their minds before November. That unsettled sentiment was bipartisan, including 14% of Biden voters and 15% of Trump voters,” USA Today reported.