Fluke, whom Rush Limbaugh memorably called a “slut” for her comments about birth control, is engaged to boyfriend Adam Mutterperl. His gender is a matter of public record, but that didn’t keep Crowley from making this dig:
When criticized, she responded that liberals couldn’t take a joke:
So some Fluke supporters on Twitter decided to show off their sense of humor — by making fun of the fact that Crowley seems to find gay people somehow hilarious. A few of our favorites:
I just flew in from Los Angeles and boy are my arms gay. #CrowleyJokesâ€” jess_mc (@jess_mc) April 26, 2012
Your momma’s so gay, she disagreed with my political views. #crowleyjokesâ€” Erin Gloria Ryan (@morninggloria) April 26, 2012
Knock knock. Who’s there? Gays. #crowleyjokesâ€” Erin Gloria Ryan (@morninggloria) April 26, 2012
What did one gay man say to the other gay man? “Let’s kiss!” #CrowleyJokesâ€” Jeff X. Hayes (@JeffXHayes) April 26, 2012
How many Fox News analysts does it take to change a light bulb? None: they’d rather stay in the dark! Also, GAY #CrowleyJokesâ€” Lisa (@Litzz11) April 26, 2012
How do you get down off an elephant?You don’t, because riding an elephant is so gay! #CrowleyJokesâ€” Nicholas Mitchell (@puxxled) April 26, 2012
You say potato, I say gay #CrowleyJokesâ€” Tucker Slosburg (@tuckslos) April 26, 2012
I once shot an elephant in my pajamas. How it got into my pajamas — and turned super gay — I’ll never know#CrowleyJokesâ€” Benjy Sarlin (@BenjySarlin) April 26, 2012
My apartment is so small, the mice are gay. #CrowleyJokesâ€” David Waldman (@KagroX) April 26, 2012
Q: What do you call cheese that isn’t yours? A: SUPER GAY YO!#CrowleyJokesâ€” Benjy Sarlin (@BenjySarlin) April 26, 2012
Is that a condom in your pocket or are you just gay to see me? #CrowleyJokesâ€” The_Whipster (@The_Whipster) April 26, 2012
The institution of marriage was found dead in a room with only a puddle of water and a chair. How’d it die? (A: gay marriage) #crowleyjokesâ€” Juli Weiner (@juliweiner) April 26, 2012
A gay woman walks into a gay bar. Ouchgay. #CrowleyJokesâ€” Brian Beutler (@brianbeutler) April 26, 2012
Horse walks into a bar and the bartender says “why the long face”? And either the horse or the bartender was gay. Or the bar. #CrowleyJokesâ€” jess_mc (@jess_mc) April 26, 2012
Two pretzels are walking down the street. One was gay. #CrowleyJokesâ€” David Waldman (@KagroX) April 26, 2012
Do you have Prince Albert in a Can? Because seriously he’s gay. #CrowleyJokesâ€” Dan Sachar (@dansac) April 26, 2012
Is your refrigerator running? That’s because it’s gay. #CrowleyJokesâ€” Darren Pardee (@d_pardee) April 26, 2012
Three guys walk into a bar. All of them saw “ow”, because it was an actual iron bar, put there by a gay. #CrowleyJokesâ€” Jesse Taylor (@jesseltaylor) April 26, 2012
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