Saturday, March 04, 2017

Tales From The Locker Room

The mainstream media continues to ignore sexism on their side:
As the saga carries into its third day, however, The New York Times, ABC News and NBC News have yet to even acknowledge Richmond’s sexist attack on Conway in any of their online coverage. (Just last month, the Times covered two state lawmakers who suggested wives should make their husbands breakfast in bed on Sundays, which the paper’s coverage described as “straight-up sexist.”)

NBC News’ silence is particularly striking considering MSNBC’s Greta Van Susteren — an NBC employee — was emceeing the event where Richmond made the comments.

Politico, too, has hardly touched Richmond’s comments. The site mentioned Richmond’s comment once, in its “Morning Score” tipsheet. Politico Magazine reporter Tim Alberta conceded on Twitter that if a House Republican had made similar comments about Obama aide Valerie Jarret, “he’d be run out of town.”
He's a sexist, but he's their sexist...

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