Activist Sprays Bachmann With Glitter

Saturday, 18 Jun 2011 11:49 PM

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
|  A   A  
  Copy Shortlink
A gay-rights activist hit Rep. Michelle Bachmann with a shower of glitter on Saturday night in Minneapolis. But it hardly slowed the Michele Bachmann, GlitterRepublican presidential candidate, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

Bachmann was walking across a stage after addressing the Right Online blogger conference when the Minneapolis gay-rights activist Rachel E.B. Lang came toward her and tossed glitter all over Bachmann.

But Bachmann never broke stride and never lost eye contact wih the people she had been walking toward.

Lang was escorted away by security. She said she was upset with Bachmann's "hateful and anti-gay rhetoric."

Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty was the victim of a glitter attack on Thursday in San Francisco. So was Newt Gingrich and his wife during a May appearance in Minneapolis.

© 2014 Newsmax. All rights reserved.

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
  Copy Shortlink
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Retype Email:
Country
Zip Code:
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
You May Also Like

Mali's Islamists Withdraw Cease-Fire Pledge

Friday, 04 Jan 2013 13:06 PM

Tens of thousands of Fatah supporters rallied in the Hamas stronghold of Gaza on Friday for the first time since they we . . .

Fmr. CIA Director Hayden: Iran Nuclear Crisis Gets 'Scarier'

Tuesday, 17 Jul 2012 18:11 PM

 . . .

Join Fmr. CIA Director for Special Iran Briefing, Assess the Danger

Friday, 13 Jul 2012 12:27 PM

 . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, NewsmaxWorld, NewsmaxHealth, are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved