Because many (straight) men found it hard to see past the boobs. Let's face it: if Palin looked like Golda Meir, there's no chance McCain would have picked her. And no one would currently give a damn. She is the Carrie Prejean of politics; and like the Ailes-tested fembots on Fox News. Women are not so dumb as to buy it. Men: well we all know what our weak spot is. We do not always think with our heads.And if Barack Obama, one of the most attractive politicians of his time, had looked like Little Sammy Davis, Andrew?
Tuesday, November 17, 2009
Discourse That Gives Me The Blues
Obsessed with saving America from Sarah Palin, Andrew Sullivan again veers perilously close to misogyny: