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Delta tells Ann Coulter her insults are 'unacceptable'

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Photographs by AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File

In this Feb. 12, 2011 file photo, Ann Coulter waves to the audience after speaking at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Washington.

NEW YORK — Delta Air Lines has pushed back at Ann Coulter after the conservative commentator berated the carrier on Twitter over a changed seat assignment.

Coulter began tweeting about the episode Saturday in which she said the airline gave away an "extra room seat" she reserved before a flight from New York to Florida departed. Coulter had booked an aisle seat, but got a window seat.

She joked that Delta hires people who seek to be prison guards, animal handlers or East German police. She also tweeted a photo of a woman she said took the seat she booked and labeled her "dachshund-legged."

Delta responded to Coulter on Twitter on Sunday night that it was refunding her the extra $30 she paid for her preferred seat. It added that "your insults about our other customers and employees are unacceptable and unnecessary." In a separate statement on its website, the company called Coulter's comments "derogatory and slanderous."

Coulter was moved to a window seat at the time of boarding as the airline was "working to accommodate several passengers with seating requests," Delta said in the statement. Delta said that during some confusion over the assignments, a flight attendant asked everyone to move to the seats listed on their tickets. Coulter and the other passengers complied, according to the airline, and the flight departed.

Coulter continued her online rant against Delta on Monday.


Comments

REV2018 says...

Another right-wing lunatic. She should have been ejected from the plane. While the plane was in flight. No refund. No parachute.

Posted 17 July 2017, 2:26 p.m. Suggest removal

djigoo says...

Ann Coulter is unacceptable.

Posted 17 July 2017, 3:14 p.m. Suggest removal

Packman says...

REV calls someone else a lunatic while suggesting a person guilty of no crime be tossed from a plane "in flight" without a parachute. Liberal hypocrisy has no bounds.
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Amgoo the misogynist speaks!

Posted 17 July 2017, 3:49 p.m. Suggest removal

djigoo says...

Her actions make her ugly, pack...not her gender.

Keep trying, though. You're pathetic, but amusingly so.

Posted 17 July 2017, 4:05 p.m. Suggest removal

3WorldState1 says...

Her being expelled from a moving plane was a joke, snowflake.
However, Ann is a terrible person.

Posted 17 July 2017, 4:20 p.m. Suggest removal

djigoo says...

She is a terrible person...as is anyone who makes a living by re-victimizing the downtrodden.

It's no wonder she's a conservative hero.

Posted 17 July 2017, 4:32 p.m. Suggest removal

RaylanGivens says...

Let's take Ann Coulter and Maddow and put them both on a one way flight to Siberia; it would be a great step for the USA.

Posted 17 July 2017, 5 p.m. Suggest removal

tahmo54 says...

She is just another cynical, caustic, sarcastic old woman who is angry at the world that she thinks entitles her to special privileges and owes her something. She gives conservatives a bad name.

Posted 17 July 2017, 5:02 p.m. Suggest removal

rockradio1 says...

One thing for sure Liberals are scared to death of and that's a strong Conservative woman.

Posted 17 July 2017, 5:36 p.m. Suggest removal

ARMNAR says...

Actually, tahmo...the myriad conservatives who lionize her every action give conservatives a bad name.

They don't condemn her hateful deeds...they APPLAUD them.

Sad.

Posted 17 July 2017, 5:38 p.m. Suggest removal

ARMNAR says...

Hatred isn't strength, rockradio.

Posted 17 July 2017, 5:38 p.m. Suggest removal

mrcharles says...

She makes GOOD money with her books.
Ain't America great

Posted 17 July 2017, 6:30 p.m. Suggest removal

gohogs17 says...

Love her, she tells it like it is, never minces words.

Posted 17 July 2017, 6:37 p.m. Suggest removal

NoCrossNoCrown says...

Just another irrelevant over paid bimbo mouthpiece....
The only liberals that are afraid of her, fear she may bite them
because of all the barking she does...#WestminsterKennelClub

Posted 17 July 2017, 7:09 p.m. Suggest removal

RaylanGivens says...

Wonder when ARMNAR and djigoo will start arguing with himself? It should be like a real life Sybil

Posted 17 July 2017, 7:10 p.m. Suggest removal

hurricane46 says...

Rock, are you any relation to Wowy?

Posted 17 July 2017, 8:01 p.m. Suggest removal

djigoo says...

I am ARMNAR and djigoo. Not sure why this site switched my name back. But I have nothing to hide...unlike Trump and his spawn.

Posted 17 July 2017, 9:35 p.m. Suggest removal

djigoo says...

And of COURSE gohogs loves Coulter. She's pretty much Satan in a slutty frock. gohogs loves anything Jesus would hate.

Posted 17 July 2017, 9:36 p.m. Suggest removal

DoubleBlind says...

'Strong conservative woman'...really?! LMAO! It's an airplane, for crying out loud...regardless of one's seat, all passengers arrive at the same time. As long as Delta refunds her money for the upgrade and didn't bump her from her original seat, this should never have made the news. It perfectly illustrates that Coulter is yet another screeching, self-absorbed narcissistic hypocrite.

Posted 17 July 2017, 11:45 p.m. Suggest removal

DontDrinkDatKoolAid says...

Gotta love goo. He has called about everybody hateful names here … his verbiage makes him soooo ugly.
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“ … as is anyone who makes a living by re-victimizing the downtrodden.” But just remember, those downtrodden where first victimized by Democrats.

Posted 17 July 2017, 11:51 p.m. Suggest removal

TimberTopper says...

If you fly, you go by the rules. That is unless you consider yourself above the rules.

Posted 18 July 2017, 4:12 a.m. Suggest removal

WhododueDiligence says...

"Love her, she tells it like it is ..."
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gohogs, if referring to the Delta crew as animal handlers and referring to woman passenger as dachshund-legged is telling it like it is, Coulter is Ann Afghan hound. You are one lovesick puppy. But it's curable if you work at it. Let me help. Let's face the music; she wants attention so let's give it to her full blast:
YOU AIN'T NOTHIN BUT A HOUND DOG
CRYIN' ALL THE TIME
YOU AIN'T NOTHIN BUT A HOUND DOG
CRYIN' ALL THE TIME
YOU AIN'T NEVER CAUGHT A RABBIT
ANN YOU AIN'T NO FRIEND OF MINE
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There. We feel better already.

Posted 18 July 2017, 6:14 a.m. Suggest removal

gohogs17 says...

Shame on you, googoo.

Posted 18 July 2017, 3:02 p.m. Suggest removal

djigoo says...

Oh, please.

Posted 18 July 2017, 3:20 p.m. Suggest removal

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