Chelsea Clinton comes to Cleveland State; No whoring expected

by

1 comment
Watch out, Lorain Avenue prostitutes: The nation’s most photographed call girl is coming to Cleveland State at 11 a.m. tomorrow to chat. We’re not talking about Heidi Fleiss. We’re talking about Chelsea Clinton. Over the weekend, David Shuster, a reporter for MSNBC, apparently grew tired with the whole race/woman/who will win the presidency thing, and decided to talk about something more interesting: Chelsea… Shuster noticed her increased appearances on her mother’s behalf, and asked whether the 27-year-old was “sort of being pimped out in some weird sort of way.” (See video above.) It was, to be certain, an unfortunate choice of words. Shuster quickly apologized. But under the sphinctification of American politics, you don’t get to have verbal slips. The incident allowed the Clinton campaign to go into Full Outrage Mode. Much harrumphing ensued, and Hillary threatened to pull out of MSNBC’s Ohio debate on February 26. It was, of course, an idle threat. Hillary, a uniquely political species, doesn’t put anything above her own self-interests. That’s what makes her Hillary. And boycotting Ohio is definitely against her self-interests. Be assured she’ll attend the Buckeye debate. And be assured that, no matter what Captain Hairdo says on talk TV, Chelsea will be at Cleveland State’s University Center Atrium, 2121 Euclid Avenue, tomorrow from 11-12 to brag up Mom. – Rebecca Meiser

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Cleveland Scene. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Cleveland Scene, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at news@clevescene.com.

Support Local Journalism.
Join the Cleveland Scene Press Club


Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.


Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.


Join the Cleveland Scene Press Club for as little as $5 a month.