Obama Mega-Donor Calls Women 'Boobs,' 'Bimbos,' 'C*nt'...

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    Will Obama Super PAC Return Misogynist Bill Maher's Million-Dollar Donation?


    In response to the media firestorm surrounding Rush Limbaugh's insulting comments about Democratic activist Sandra Fluke (comments for which Limbaugh apologized), Kirsten Powers writes about the liberal men who have used misogynistic rhetoric without facing the same outrage. Powers notes that "the grand pooh-bah of media misogyny is without a doubt Bill Maher—who also happens to be a favorite of liberals—who has given $1 million to President Obama’s super PAC." She continues:

    Maher has called Palin a “dumb twat” and dropped the C-word in describing the former Alaska governor. He called Palin and Congresswoman Bachmann “boobs” and “two bimbos.” He said of the former vice-presidential candidate, “She is not a mean girl. She is a crazy girl with mean ideas.” He recently made a joke about Rick Santorum’s wife using a vibrator.

    Imagine now the same joke during the 2008 primary with Michelle Obama’s name in it, and tell me that he would still have a job. Maher said of a woman who was harassed while breast-feeding at an Applebee’s, “Don't show me your tits!” as though a woman feeding her child is trying to flash Maher. (Here’s a way to solve his problem: don’t stare at a strangers’ breasts). Then, his coup de grâce: “And by the way, there is a place where breasts and food do go together. It’s called Hooters!”

    Former White House deputy press secretary Bill Burton, the man who runs Obama's super PAC, did not reply when asked if he will be returning Maher's $1 million donation.

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    i don't think i've ever met a Ron Paul supporter who fights so hard for the Republican party.
     
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    No double standards here. Hell Ed Shultz called a professional broadcaster a slut repeatedly and the left doesn't care.

    The only reason they care in this case is because they can not stand on any records of Obama's so have to fabricate shit to distract the masses. Which is all the hoopla about birth control is, a distraction to avoid talking about what is important.

    If they ACTUALLY cared what women were called it WOULD MATTER what Shultz and Mayer said. It does not which proves they are all hypocrites and liars.
     
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    The Dear Leader should do the right thing and return the money. I guess we'll see what he does though.
     
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    Why didn't he call Laura after Ed Shultz called her a slut repeatedly?
     
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    Because he's a dishonest fraud. It really is that simple.
     
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    Candidates can't coordinate with super-pacs.
     
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    He could influence them returning the money and you know it. So stop playing dumb.
     
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    He could dennouce Maher publicly but he won't, just like he didn't dennounce David Lecherman.
     
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    Candidates can try to not be quite so transparent about only caring when their party members are being called foul names.
     
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