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Victim Card Pulled: "Picking On" Susan Rice is Sexist

Kachina27284 Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 2:46 PM
This demonstrates why Obama picked Rice in the first place. He believed that she would be inoculated from criticism because of her sex and race. He was ready to criticize the criticizers as angry old white men. And, this demonstration is an excellent reason not to confirm her for SoS. If she gets the post, she can never be criticized by Republicans. This is why affirmative action hiring is dangerous. Once hired, their performance can never be criticized, nor can they be terminated for lack of it. Consider Barack Obama. You criticize his policies, you are racist. You criticize Rice, you are a sexist and racist. Double down.

The victim card was officially pulled out by President Obama at a press conference earlier this week when he told reporters that Senators John McCain and Lindsey Graham (he left female Senator Kelly Ayotte out of the list despite Ayotte being a strong critic of Susan Rice) shouldn't be going after U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice for her comments about Libya. Earlier this week McCain, Graham and Ayotte requested a select committee to look into what happened in Benghazi and all three suggested a Rice nomination for Secretary of State should be blocked.

“If Senator McCain and Senator...