“Hello, Fourteenth District. You’ve just elected a callow youth to the House of Representatives. How do you feel?”
I suspect they feel just fine. If nothing else, people will now know the district exists, because said Representative has a knack for gathering headlines:
I doubt Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez ever actually said that, but I have no doubt she’s capable of coming up with stuff on that level; her ability to troll the press is second only to that of Individual-1. And while I generally can’t abide her politics, I have yet to find a reason to find her dislikable. Maybe that’s just me.
As I’ve noted before, there will always be a demand for photogenic socialists.
And here she is, seven years ago, speaking on greatness and how it is achieved:
If nothing else, this speech demonstrates that she didn’t just assume a persona for public consumption.