"She called me one, too," MSNBC pundit Tucker Carlson claims. "In 2002, I checked the date!" He was referring to Ann Coulter's use of the word "faggot" to describe presidential candidate John Edwards. The catty commentator Coulter unflattering characterized Carlson as a "pathetic little girly-boy" in a 2002 interview with the New York Observer. "I didn't cry after she called me that," he sniffed.