Rudy answers Fred: You have no record

A more gratifying response would have called for some righteous indignation at Fred’s sly anti-NYC demagoguery followed by a heartfelt plea for the GOP to think beyond its southern/rural identity and embrace the blue-state conservatives who live behind enemy lines. Capped, perhaps, by pronouncing him a “damnable hillbilly.”

But for obvious reasons, that wouldn’t have been a wise idea. Click the image to watch.