Laura Ingraham mocks and imitates Rep. Ilhan Omar's accent, claims "she doesn't sound like Minnesota"

Laura Ingraham mocks and imitates Rep. Ilhan Omar's accent, claims "she doesn't sound like Minnesota"

Ingraham: "She sounds like Rizzo on Grease, she doesn't sound like Minnesota, that accent"

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From the January 17 edition of PodcastOne's The Laura Ingraham Show Podcast:

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LAURA INGRAHAM (HOST): By the way, the freshwomen -- can we call it that? Or, we can't call it anything -- freshpeople --

RAYMOND ARROYO: Freshpeople --

INGRAHAM: The Freshpeople caucus -- the freshman caucus includes Congresswoman Ilhan Omar, Democrat from Minnesota, also trying to outdo -- I think all of them are trying to outdo one another to be the radical it-girl of the moment.

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INGRAHAM: She sounds like Rizzo on Grease, she doesn't sound like Minnesota, that accent -- [IMPERSONATING] "I demand that you open the wall" -- it doesn't -- he wants to open the government.

Previously:

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