Beware: Very Dangerous Women!

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    Dangerous Women
    By Rich Lowry for National Review
    May 20, 2005

    Priscilla Owen, 50, is one of the more talented women of her generation. She finished third in her class at Baylor Law School. She had the best score in the state on the Texas bar exam when she took it in 1977. Her performance as a judge on the Texas supreme court has earned her the highest rating from the American Bar Association. It's the sort of career that liberals promoting the advancement of women should swoon over. But Senate Democrats are blocking her nomination to a federal appeals court, not just because she is supposedly too conservative, but because she is too female.

    White guys who are as or more conservative than Owen have been confirmed as appellate judges, while her nomination has languished for four years. So it goes in the judicial wars. A woman. A black. A Catholic. A Hispanic. It sounds like the beginning of a bad ethnic joke, but it's the lineup of the Democrats' top filibuster victims.

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    It states in the next paragraph:

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    If the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission were reviewing the Democrats' filibuster choices, it would have grounds for a disparate-impact lawsuit.
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    What an interesting idea.
     
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    Not similiar, but the following is from the Black Commentator about Janice Brown. The liberals are really freaked out about her - definitely dangerous! :tinfoil:

    :laugh:
     
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    And if a white person wrote the article, they would be labeled a racist.
     
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    gosh...black women can be SOO hot....
     
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    I especially liked what Lowry wrote about Janice Rogers Brown:

    "Democrats might have filibustered California Supreme Court Justice Janice Rogers Brown anyway, but her fate was surely and truly sealed by the fact that she is black, was raised by sharecroppers in segregationist Alabama, and worked her way through law school as a single mother after her first husband died. This background screams "attractive U.S. Supreme Court nominee." So for the left, Brown is "a dangerous black woman."

    Indeed, this is a real RED FLAG for the libs, although they try to let on that they are for the advancement of black people. When will the NAACP ever wise up?
     
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    The NAACP is trapped in the abyss of self-destruction with the rest of the liberals. It is not likely to survive the next decade.
     

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