Uh? Was THIS Meant to Compliment Palin? Women Aren't Insulted Reading This? Somervell County Salon-Glen Rose, Rainbow, Nemo, Glass....Texas


 

Uh? Was THIS Meant to Compliment Palin? Women Aren't Insulted Reading This?
 


30 August 2008 at 1:51:12 AM
salon

I actually laughed when I read this comment from Charlie Black, because it's just stunning that McCain and his buds think that this would appeal to women. Well, maybe repressed Republican women.

Mr. McCain’s advisers said Friday that Mr. McCain was well aware that Ms. Palin would be criticized for her lack of foreign policy experience, but that he viewed her as exceptionally talented and intelligent and that he felt she would be able to be educated quickly.

She’s going to learn national security at the foot of the master for the next four years, and most doctors think that he’ll be around at least that long,” said Charlie Black, one of Mr. McCain’s top advisers, making light of concerns about Mr. McCain’s health, which Mr. McCain’s doctors reported as excellent in May.

Bwahaahahahahah. Boy, does THAT sound arrogant and diminishing to women. AS IF McCain is the master with some female neophyte AT HIS FEET. Oh, Please. And maybe he'd be around for the next four years. Gee, that's comforting.

McCain is anti-female and choosing this inexperienced women with ethics problems (and I just read that she supports RACIST Pat Buchanan!) seems to me like a Hail Mary pass. No woman should be fooled by this and no woman should be flattered by the attitude fo the McCain campaign about women sitting at McCain's FEET.

P.S. I've been mulling over just why that seems offensive... TO ME. Here, on the one hand, McCain is saying that he is picking someone who could possibly be VP if he passes on. (I remember clearly watching Reagan get shot by Hinkley). One would assume that he would pick someone, male OR female, that would be qualified and experienced. Nope.

And for every woman who wants to believe that she gets ahead in business, NOT because of her looks or because of a quota, or because she was sucking up the Good Ole Boys Club, the action of, not just choosing this particular woman, but acknowledging that she is NOT the best candidate for the job because she will require sitting AT THE FEET (should she maybe get out her Geisha outfit and massage those wrinkley toes while she's learning from him?) in order to become qualified, is a smack in the face to each and every woman that struggled, studied, worked hard and thinks she is put into jobs on her own merits. And not because she's a female stooge being USED by the Good Ole Boys who will *educate* her. (now how was THAT for a run-on sentence?)

P.P.S. Today I have a new theory of why Black said it-Forget Woman. It's for Evangelicals.


Permalink Tags:          
     Views: 1973 
Latest Blog Post by salon -Last Show Tonight on SLAPP Suits
More Posts You Might Enjoy
McCain Lies about Support from all the Veterans Groups-Um... NO!
If Palin Can't Even Handle a Question from a Guy Standing in Line at a Pizza Place
McCain Trying Very Hard to Make it Appear that He is The One That Saved the Bailout
What's This? Is Old Grumps McCain Trying to Undermine the Bailout Proposal?
Comments!  
1 - furious female republican in new mexico   1 Sep 2008 @ 10:36:05 AM 

that bothers me, too.  Thank you for finding the money quote.



 You! Leave a Comment! You Know you Want To!
You must be a registered member to comment on the blog.
Your first post is held pending approval to make sure you're not a spammer bot

 Not registered? Or you can login!

LOGON - Name:Password:

New poster comments are moderated, meaning they won't show up until approved... or not.  Be patient-we have lives outside this blog, so it might take awhile You want to be rude? totally stupid? inappropriate? Racist? Bigoted? Flame war baiter? Your post may be deleted. Spammers or people posting pretend interest comments but really wanting to hawk their latest book or sell stuff or govt propaganda flacks won't see their posts published. Comments do not necessarily reflect the viewpoint of the site owner(salon).
If you have a problem with logging in or registering, please speak up right away. Love your comments. Oh, except spammers
More on commenting



Click Here for Main Page



Guest
Today Is  
Friday, November 22, 2019






Latest Posts

Last Show Tonight on SLAPP Suits
salon 11/11/2019

Louis Vuitton Artistic Director Calls Trump a Total Joke (Keene, Texas)
salon 10/22/2019

Here's Creep Trump Giving the Finger to Female Astronauts
salon 10/22/2019

Impeaching Trump- Is it acceptable for a president to pressure a foreign.....
salon 10/22/2019

Why are Paul Manafort's defense attorneys helping Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman today?
salon 10/10/2019

Money Laundering 101- Trump seeks to get rid of regulations on offshore money
salon 10/10/2019


More Blog Headlines
 



Comments

salon > Quick update on this, via Pacer-Click on pic to see larger (Turk Case Update- Telephone Conference Hearing Set for March 8 2019 )

salon > Lance Been awhile. Send me an email at salon@glenrose.net with the names of who you're talking about, above. Also, the newspaper editor is no longer local, ie officed here, but the paper is run.... (What Happened to Jerry Jacene? )

LanceHall > I'd love to see the Hotel Guest books and see if Jacene's name shows up long before he officially *found* the tracks.  I'd like to know if the Visitor's Bureau has emails wit.... (What Happened to Jerry Jacene? )

LanceHall > I see the land or that part of it is now in the hands of Glen Rose's own Corky Underwood. Is Jacene still involved?   I had already informed the Visitor Bureau manager (who's.... (What Happened to Jerry Jacene? )








Home | Blog Home | About | News | Piazza | Calendar | Audio/Video/Open Rec | Search
Write!  |profile | quotes |
top Daily | top Weekly |top Month | top Year | Top All! | archives | subscribe RSS

 

%>