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130. It's funny becuse I worked with my husband for about ten years.
And while the usual slurs against working women applied, I myself never had trouble distinguishing what he did, what I did and what we did as a team.

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  -Hillary is not a good role model for women and young girls Cali_Democrat  Mar-22-08 12:59 AM   #0 
  - Meow!  OzarkDem   Mar-22-08 01:02 AM   #1 
  - Ann Coulter is DEFINITELY NOT a good role model for anyone...  better tomorrow   Mar-22-08 01:05 AM   #5 
  - Making animal sounds is also not good modeling for young women.  sfexpat2000   Mar-22-08 01:06 AM   #6 
  - Nor is making ignorant, sexist posts  OzarkDem   Mar-22-08 01:22 AM   #24 
     - There is nothing sexist about that post. Sexist doesn't mean  sfexpat2000   Mar-22-08 08:16 AM   #72 
     - No. Sexist means "Hillary is Mrs Clinton - nothing more"  robbedvoter   Mar-22-08 10:30 AM   #103 
     - Sadly, this stuff could be thrown back at Michelle Obama somewhere  JohnnyLib2   Mar-22-08 11:24 AM   #123 
        - But most capable married women don't run on their husband's records. n/t  sfexpat2000   Mar-22-08 11:27 AM   #126 
           - Nope. And when they move ahead, the dynamics change.  JohnnyLib2   Mar-22-08 11:36 AM   #129 
           - It's funny becuse I worked with my husband for about ten years.  sfexpat2000   Mar-22-08 11:38 AM   #130 
              - Same with us as a professional couple.  JohnnyLib2   Mar-22-08 11:43 AM   #132 
                 - Sure. My husband was a comedian. We wrote together  sfexpat2000   Mar-22-08 11:49 AM   #135 
           - You need to read about Hillary's accomplishments before making harsh judgments  pathansen   Mar-22-08 09:47 PM   #176 
              - It's not my judgment that she's claiming 30 odd years of "experience"  sfexpat2000   Mar-22-08 10:59 PM   #177 
     - No, its terribly sexist to ever criticize Hillary--for Anything  abq e streeter   Mar-22-08 12:22 PM   #142 
        - Clinton has been subjected to sexist bullshit in the media  sfexpat2000   Mar-22-08 12:49 PM   #144 
           - I agree completely--I too have been offended in general  abq e streeter   Mar-22-08 01:15 PM   #146 
              - I didn't write the OP although I've been thinking it since she ran for the Senate.  sfexpat2000   Mar-22-08 01:24 PM   #147 
     - I agree...definitely a sexist post.  RichGirl   Mar-22-08 09:15 AM   #84 
        - Where is the sexism in that post? Please show the words.  sfexpat2000   Mar-22-08 09:18 AM   #87 
           - Well...let's see...  RichGirl   Mar-22-08 02:15 PM   #162 
              - So, you can't find sexism in the words of the OP?  sfexpat2000   Mar-22-08 02:25 PM   #165 
  - No, but Ann Coulter supports Hillary. nt  Cali_Democrat   Mar-22-08 01:06 AM   #7 
  - I forgot about that.....  better tomorrow   Mar-22-08 01:08 AM   #10 
  - Oh, sure she does  OzarkDem   Mar-22-08 01:21 AM   #23 
     - Check it out...  Cali_Democrat   Mar-22-08 01:24 AM   #25 
        - Do you understand  OzarkDem   Mar-22-08 01:25 AM   #27 
        - you belittle yourself when you believe Ann Coulter. Bur based on your OP, I am not surprised!!  rodeodance   Mar-22-08 03:16 AM   #50 
           - No, you belittle yourself!! We are not surprised!!  Kurovski   Mar-22-08 08:39 AM   #74 
  - That "politics of hope" is just INFECTIOUS, isn't it??? nt  MADem   Mar-22-08 04:09 AM   #58 
     - Not everyone falls into line, I guess.  Kurovski   Mar-22-08 08:45 AM   #76 
        - Well, the more people throw logs on the fire, the hotter it gets.  MADem   Mar-22-08 12:15 PM   #141 
           - Yeah, that'll happen.  Kurovski   Mar-22-08 01:55 PM   #157 
              - Manipulative horseshit?  MADem   Mar-23-08 05:36 PM   #183 
                 - You just keep on grabbing at any ol' pile of horseshit and start flinging it  Kurovski   Mar-23-08 06:24 PM   #184 
                    - Gee, I see you have both the pot and the kettle!  MADem   Mar-23-08 09:43 PM   #185 
                       - Hillary is a slave?  Kurovski   Mar-23-08 09:55 PM   #186 
                          - If you used the same language to describe the other candidate, you'd be called a racist.  MADem   Mar-23-08 10:05 PM   #187 
                             - Yes it does.  Kurovski   Mar-23-08 10:12 PM   #188 
                                - Words matter. You thought it was funny that she was called nonhuman.  MADem   Mar-23-08 10:14 PM   #189 
  - This is pathetic  tammywammy   Mar-22-08 01:03 AM   #2 
  - Pathetic, indeed.  JohnnyLib2   Mar-22-08 03:03 AM   #45 
  - No. She's a good role model. Up to a point.  anonymous171   Mar-22-08 01:04 AM   #3 
  - ding ding ding ding ding ding ding.......  demdog78   Mar-22-08 01:08 AM   #11 
  - That and the crying and the nagging and the credit grabbing  sfexpat2000   Mar-22-08 01:09 AM   #12 
  - I don't get GD:P is it a joke?  napoleon_in_rags   Mar-22-08 01:05 AM   #4 
  - LOL!! "Is it a big parody? Is everybody stoned and I just don't get it?"  blonndee   Mar-22-08 01:06 AM   #8 
  - "Is everybody stoned...?"  Cooley Hurd   Mar-22-08 01:09 AM   #13 
  - I often find myself asking the same question.  demdog78   Mar-22-08 01:10 AM   # 
  - As I read it, I thought it was satire. it was blatantly sexist and stupid!  rodeodance   Mar-22-08 03:33 AM   #53 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Mar-22-08 08:41 AM   #75 
     - Any thing constuctive to say? Just spamming this thread so far.  rodeodance   Mar-22-08 11:06 AM   #118 
  - Welcome to DU - This place will improve after the primaries are over...I hope! n/t  ms liberty   Mar-22-08 06:38 AM   #61 
  - Thanks! Its already good in a lot of ways.  napoleon_in_rags   Mar-23-08 12:36 AM   #181 
  - I didn't want to post in this thread, but napoleon, your reply..  KAZ   Mar-22-08 10:33 AM   #106 
  - LOL  LostinVA   Mar-22-08 10:51 AM   #112 
  - And she misrepresents to the degree of lying.  keep_it_real   Mar-22-08 01:07 AM   #9 
  - My God, what bullshit. Happy second week on DU.  Skip Intro   Mar-22-08 01:09 AM   #14 
  - I've been using other liberal sites for years  Cali_Democrat   Mar-22-08 01:12 AM   #17 
  - For the sake of your own sanity  Catherina   Mar-22-08 02:26 AM   #33 
  - What part of claiming credit for Bill Clinton's work is bullshit?  sfexpat2000   Mar-22-08 01:16 AM   # 
  - Yeah, just like that terrible role model  Liquorice   Mar-22-08 01:10 AM   #15 
  - Eleanor never claimed to be co-president and clearly his life  sfexpat2000   Mar-22-08 01:11 AM   #16 
  - Hmph. Hillary is an accomplished person in her own right too. nt  Liquorice   Mar-22-08 01:13 AM   #18 
     - Really? She may be but she's blurred the two careers so much  sfexpat2000   Mar-22-08 01:15 AM   #19 
        - Eleanor was vilified in her day too, or didn't you know? nt  Liquorice   Mar-22-08 01:16 AM   #20 
           - Most powerful women are vilified.  sfexpat2000   Mar-22-08 01:17 AM   #21 
              - That's total crap. Hillary has earned her power. nt  Liquorice   Mar-22-08 01:21 AM   #22 
              - Is it? I'm trying to think of a successful project that is hers.  sfexpat2000   Mar-22-08 08:15 AM   #71 
                 - And would she have been qualified to make that run or have won  Mystery2Me   Mar-22-08 09:05 AM   #79 
              - And you vilify Hillary when you claim she has not her power.  rodeodance   Mar-22-08 03:01 AM   #43 
                 - She has the power to screw shit up.  Kurovski   Mar-22-08 09:11 AM   #82 
  - Eleanor Roosevelt was MORE than a role model because SHE  SoCalDem   Mar-22-08 05:22 AM   #59 
  - Totally stupid.  donheld   Mar-22-08 01:25 AM   #26 
  - Beyond stupid  OzarkDem   Mar-22-08 01:26 AM   #28 
  - How so?  Cali_Democrat   Mar-22-08 01:34 AM   #29 
     - One thing that is hurting women is the unbridled sexism on this board and in society.  rodeodance   Mar-22-08 03:09 AM   #47 
     - Check out her college graduation speech in 1969 (pre-Bill).  JohnnyLib2   Mar-22-08 03:11 AM   #48 
     - I am Hillary's age....  Hepburn   Mar-22-08 04:05 AM   #57 
        - Amen, Hepburn! I'm older than HRC and went to law school as single mom at age 40  Divernan   Mar-22-08 07:43 AM   #65 
        - I hear ya, Sistah!  Hepburn   Mar-22-08 08:37 AM   #73 
        - Please see post 88 above.  JohnnyLib2   Mar-22-08 09:33 AM   #90 
        - OK, I've thought it over.  JohnnyLib2   Mar-22-08 09:30 AM   #88 
           - Well, I can remember when I was in grade school in the 1950s...  Hepburn   Mar-22-08 10:25 AM   #99 
              - Sounds like my elementary years, as well.  JohnnyLib2   Mar-22-08 10:56 AM   #115 
     - You gave no evidence, just stupid ASSumptions!  rodeodance   Mar-22-08 03:34 AM   #54 
        - No, you give no evidence! You offer stupid assumptions!! And goofy emphasis!!!  Kurovski   Mar-22-08 08:53 AM   #77 
  - Well, she's been an excellent role model for me and the boy I married  Fredda Weinberg   Mar-22-08 01:56 AM   #30 
  - You Married A Boy?  lligrd   Mar-22-08 02:01 AM   #31 
  - "I hadn't heard that Hillary was now supporting grown woman marrying boys" Immature!!  rodeodance   Mar-22-08 03:12 AM   #49 
     - Exactly, Marrying Boys Is Very Immature...  lligrd   Mar-22-08 03:49 AM   #56 
        - Poster can refer to her husband in the manner she wants--It is none of your business.  rodeodance   Mar-22-08 10:53 AM   #113 
           - Until it's done on a public message board.  Kurovski   Mar-22-08 02:52 PM   #169 
  - That's very sexist of you  Cali_Democrat   Mar-22-08 02:32 AM   #34 
     - Oh?--and the poster knew you were a male before you called the poster 'sexist'??  rodeodance   Mar-22-08 03:07 AM   #46 
  - You're hurting all people with your dumb and sexist post.  jlake   Mar-22-08 02:18 AM   #32 
  - calling woman "dumb and sexist" for their opinion is dumb and sexist.  faithfulcitizen   Mar-22-08 07:47 AM   #67 
     - Now you win the "dumbest post ever" award.  jlake   Mar-22-08 11:44 AM   #133 
        - That's very generous of you, jlake,  Kurovski   Mar-22-08 04:12 PM   #171 
  - Bull!  emilyg   Mar-22-08 02:37 AM   #35 
  - Asterisk  stratomagi   Mar-22-08 02:42 AM   #36 
  - "The first REAL woman president?"  NoPasaran   Mar-22-08 07:24 AM   #63 
     - Yup.  stratomagi   Mar-22-08 09:07 AM   #80 
  - I agree  woolldog   Mar-22-08 02:48 AM   #37 
  - That isn't entirely true. She got her education without Bill. She got her law degree without Bill  saracat   Mar-22-08 02:50 AM   #38 
  - If  woolldog   Mar-22-08 02:54 AM   #41 
  - There have been lots of white men in her position.And there have been women  saracat   Mar-22-08 03:16 AM   #51 
  - You made an ASSumption and look foolish. "the country is caught up in the concept."  rodeodance   Mar-22-08 03:21 AM   #52 
  - It's a reference to what Ferraro said about Obama.  Starbucks Anarchist   Mar-22-08 11:31 AM   #128 
  - I Think There Is Something To That But It Applies To Both Obama And Clinton  DemocratSinceBirth   Mar-22-08 07:50 AM   #68 
  - if Hillary Hadn't Married Bill  Crisco   Mar-22-08 10:25 AM   #100 
     - A sincere question here: what are you basing that on? (nt)  Kurovski   Mar-22-08 02:41 PM   #166 
        - She Put Her Political Career On Hold  Crisco   Mar-22-08 05:22 PM   #172 
  - I'm not buying it.  Spiffarino   Mar-22-08 02:53 AM   #39 
  - I think Obama will self-destruct well before then  splat   Mar-22-08 03:01 AM   #44 
     - A party in pieces won't win the big one  Spiffarino   Mar-22-08 09:07 PM   #174 
  - The first woman president is a breakthrough for all women; don't vote against your own self-interest  splat   Mar-22-08 02:54 AM   #40 
  - The same argument could be made for electing Laura Bush.  sfexpat2000   Mar-22-08 09:17 AM   #85 
     - Are you by any chance comparing low wattage Laura to  cornermouse   Mar-22-08 09:46 AM   #92 
        - Was my post not in English?  sfexpat2000   Mar-22-08 10:09 AM   #96 
           - I'm going to take the high road.  cornermouse   Mar-22-08 10:16 AM   #98 
              - The point is, the argument works just as well for Laura Bush as for Clinton  sfexpat2000   Mar-22-08 10:30 AM   #104 
  - Your OP has made an utte fool out of you.  rodeodance   Mar-22-08 02:59 AM   #42 
  - Your spelling has made an utter fool out of you!!!  Kurovski   Mar-22-08 09:10 AM   #81 
  - I agree. It is a disgrace that feminists have embraced her simply for being a woman.  loveangelc   Mar-22-08 03:38 AM   #55 
  - Tweety, that you?  robbedvoter   Mar-22-08 06:28 AM   #60 
  - Yeah, it's Tweety. We're all Tweety now. That's the new DU.  Kurovski   Mar-22-08 02:06 PM   #161 
  - I agree with you. As the mother of two daughter,  FrenchieCat   Mar-22-08 06:45 AM   #62 
  - I have a daughter and completely agree. She's not old enough to understand  BklynChick   Mar-22-08 07:26 AM   #64 
  - AMEN!  faithfulcitizen   Mar-22-08 07:46 AM   #66 
  - Stupid OP.  cornermouse   Mar-22-08 07:52 AM   #69 
  - and you just sent the message  maddiejoan   Mar-22-08 07:57 AM   #70 
  - You've hit it.  JohnnyLib2   Mar-22-08 10:26 AM   #101 
  - Yes, she is  treestar   Mar-22-08 08:55 AM   #78 
  - Yeah, being intelligent and fighting for what you what in life is definitely bad....  Darth_Kitten   Mar-22-08 09:15 AM   #83 
  - What part of her campaign has been intelligent?  sfexpat2000   Mar-22-08 09:31 AM   #89 
     - See, I don't care about people's marriages  WesDem   Mar-22-08 01:59 PM   #159 
        - It's none of my business, either, unless you hold that marriage up  sfexpat2000   Mar-22-08 02:23 PM   #163 
  - Hillary is an absolutely great role model for women, men, girls and boys.  barb162   Mar-22-08 09:18 AM   #86 
  - What a baseless, steaming pantload that is!  mtnsnake   Mar-22-08 09:39 AM   #91 
  - Clinton has run a filthy, manipulative campaign.  Kurovski   Mar-22-08 02:24 PM   #164 
  - Geeze I miss the days just a couple years back when the threads carried  acmavm   Mar-22-08 09:56 AM   #93 
  - What a twit you are  BooScout   Mar-22-08 09:56 AM   #94 
  - hmmm  loyalsister   Mar-22-08 10:05 AM   #95 
  - This is such a bunch of bullshit that I am forced to respond to it.  Evergreen Emerald   Mar-22-08 10:15 AM   #97 
  - Hear Hear! Finally, a post with some actual content!  mbperrin   Mar-22-08 10:45 AM   #109 
  - Nicely said.  rodeodance   Mar-22-08 11:27 AM   #125 
  - To be fair, you can't really know how her life would have gone without Bill. You are assuming...  ourbluenation   Mar-22-08 10:28 AM   #102 
  - I am old enough to remember the good old days when DU was progressive  robbedvoter   Mar-22-08 10:32 AM   #105 
  - The woman in that photo kicks ASS!  goldcanyonaz   Mar-22-08 10:36 AM   #107 
     - so does this one  rodeodance   Mar-22-08 10:43 AM   #108 
        - That's one groovy chick.  goldcanyonaz   Mar-22-08 10:56 AM   #114 
           - I have always liked that photo of Hillary.  rodeodance   Mar-22-08 11:08 AM   #120 
  - that and the fact that she lies through her teeth and likes war.  Whisp   Mar-22-08 10:49 AM   #110 
  - Yes, BO lies through his teeth, He is not a good role model for Black boys.  rodeodance   Mar-22-08 11:19 AM   #122 
  - BO is not a good role model for Black men and young Black boys. He got  rodeodance   Mar-22-08 10:50 AM   #111 
  - OMG  JohnnyLib2   Mar-22-08 10:58 AM   #116 
     - It is terrible--BO ONLY got to where he is on the coattails of Michelle.  rodeodance   Mar-22-08 11:03 AM   #117 
        - Immature. Shame, SHAME!  Umbram   Mar-22-08 11:08 AM   #121 
  - Wow, maybe the lamest OP of the day. (nt)  Umbram   Mar-22-08 11:07 AM   #119 
  - Lamest, or the most truthful post of the day. Guess it depends on your perspective.  IsItJustMe   Mar-22-08 11:25 AM   #124 
     - I'm an Obama supporter; I'm sticking with lamest. (nt)  Umbram   Mar-22-08 12:32 PM   #143 
  - Funny, I read that exact rant in another forum from a guy that claims to be a freeper.  Maribelle   Mar-22-08 11:29 AM   #127 
  - It is an old familiar siren call-that women have fought since the dawn of time.  rodeodance   Mar-22-08 01:32 PM   #151 
  - Complete and utter crap.  hulklogan   Mar-22-08 11:42 AM   #131 
  - Yup. Unintended consequences of the coat-tail argument, perhaps  JohnnyLib2   Mar-22-08 11:45 AM   #134 
  - Nope. Have you ever heard Teresa take credit for Kerry's work?  sfexpat2000   Mar-22-08 11:53 AM   #136 
     - So Hillary Clinton is the only bad role model you can think of?  hulklogan   Mar-22-08 11:58 AM   #138 
        - Non sequitur. n/t  sfexpat2000   Mar-22-08 11:59 AM   #139 
  - We ALL, all humans and all humanity have ridden on the coattails of others...  DuaneBidoux   Mar-22-08 11:58 AM   #137 
  - The difference is Obama is not running AS a black man  sfexpat2000   Mar-22-08 12:03 PM   #140 
     - Where you been? BO IS running as a Black man.  rodeodance   Mar-22-08 01:29 PM   #149 
  - Absolutely. She actually harms the cause for women's rights.  votesomemore   Mar-22-08 12:51 PM   #145 
  - Sometimes it just takes balls to be a women! but she won't crush yours, rest in peace  ElsewheresDaughter   Mar-22-08 01:25 PM   #148 
  - Wow. What a pile of steaming horseshit.  Midlodemocrat   Mar-22-08 01:29 PM   #150 
  - How do you figure?  sfexpat2000   Mar-22-08 01:36 PM   #153 
     - I don't think anyone who has accomplished what she has  Midlodemocrat   Mar-22-08 01:45 PM   #154 
     - Okay. And I agree about getting this far and I'm glad she ran.  sfexpat2000   Mar-22-08 01:52 PM   #156 
        - I'm not a supporter of either at this point.  Midlodemocrat   Mar-22-08 01:57 PM   #158 
           - It IS exciting and we were there!  sfexpat2000   Mar-22-08 02:04 PM   #160 
     - BO is not a good role model for Black men and young Black boys.  rodeodance   Mar-22-08 01:45 PM   #155 
  - All I will say, I don't agree with your analysis.  fortyfeetunder   Mar-22-08 01:33 PM   #152 
  - "role model" is a loaded term for both women and African Americans  dmesg   Mar-22-08 02:47 PM   #167 
  - Speak for your nasty self!!!!!!!!!!!  Beacool   Mar-22-08 02:47 PM   #168 
  - Manipulative, to say the least.  Kurovski   Mar-22-08 03:15 PM   #170 
  - I've got to agree with the Clinton supporters here  Generic Brad   Mar-22-08 07:28 PM   #173 
  - Another false sexism charge.  sfexpat2000   Mar-22-08 11:26 PM   #179 
  - K&R  BumRushDaShow   Mar-22-08 09:11 PM   #175 
  - why are you still posting vitriol about Hillary?  sueragingroz   Mar-22-08 11:05 PM   #178 
  - coattails of any husband, for that matter  knixphan   Mar-22-08 11:34 PM   #180 
  - Next topic: Hillary is not a good model for young Democrats.  Kurovski   Mar-23-08 01:34 PM   #182 

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