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Opposing Susan Rice Sexist? What About Opposing John Kerry?

EnufIsTooMuch Wrote: Dec 01, 2012 10:08 AM
GW was not that clever.
rwright Wrote: Dec 01, 2012 10:56 PM
d2lv2 Wrote: Dec 01, 2012 10:34 AM
Only if you do not check his GPA at Yale against Kerry's.

Liberal Washington Post editorial page commentator Ruth Marcus sees sexism in the Republican opposition to naming the current U.S. Ambassador to the UN, Susan Rice, as Hillary Clinton’s replacement as Secretary of State. Marcus trots out a well-worn story from the 1970s. She relates the formidable Alice Rivlin’s recollections as first Director of the Congressional Budget Office. “Over my dead body will we have a woman in that job” was the reaction of the House Budget Committee Chairman. (Chairman, Ooh! Bad!) That was Dr. Rivlin’s testimony. Dr. Rivlin sailed through confirmation to chair the CBO and is widely respected...