She’s a comedian. She has about as much political drag as the Trailer Park Boys. (Oops, maybe “drag” was an inappropriate word to use in this context… influence is what I meant.) And even if she was the world’s most inflential wingnut, so what?
What is this, a police state? “Watch your mouth”?:
Ms. Coulter catapulted to international notoriety two days after the 9/11 attacks with a column in the National Review in which she advocated conquering Muslim countries and converting the people to Christianity. But as the columnist prepares to visit Canada this week to speak at three universities, a senior University of Ottawa administrator has warned her to use “restraint, respect and consideration” when speaking at the school.
I don’t think her audience is paying to see “restraint”. But I think it’s a better idea to let them make the call on whether her routine is acceptable or not by using some of those tried and true old messaging strategies like “applause” or “walking out”.