He’s going to regret this one.
According to Breitbart News, CNN’s John Avlon attacked Fox News Channel’s Tucker Carlson after he slammed Sen. Tammy Duckworth.
Avlon said, “You know what’s unpatriotic? Calling your opponents unpatriotic. This week the slur came for U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth. Who is often mentioned in the top tear of Biden’s VP picks? Fox News Tucker Carlson might have picked on the wrong combat veteran. ”
He continued, “Duckworth was born in Thailand to the American father, a veteran of World War II and a Chinese-Thai mother. By the way, they have served in every American war since the revolution. Tammy joined the ROTC as a graduate student, became a commissioned officer. In 2004, she went to Iraq as one of the first American female combat pilots. Her Blackhawk helicopter was hit by an RPG. She lost both her legs, along with half of the blood in her body. She earned the purple heart among many other medals and spent a year recuperating. But she never let her disability hold her back. ‘This didn’t change who I am,’ she said, ‘I’m not about to let some guy who got lucky with an RPG decide how to live my life.’ She became director of the Illinois V.A. — the same year that Tucker Carlson was on Dancing With the Stars. After a career as a conservative writer and co-host of “Crossfire.” In 2009 Duckworth became assistant secretary of the V.A. She went on to become the first U.S. Senator to give birth while in office. Got all that? Here’s what she said that really teed off Tucker.” You can read the full article here