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Opposing Susan Rice Sexist? What About Opposing John Kerry?

olerocker/bluesman Wrote: Dec 01, 2012 11:30 AM
And how he destroyed his "medals" and burned the flag and all the stuff...his 'medals" were one for being a marksman in basic and shooting a 14 year old in the butt....daddy got him sent home after four months in Nam.

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...