first rose to "feminist icon"
fame pretending to be
someone she's not, that is,
by being a liar.In a case of talk-show Interruptus, I misspoke on the Bill Maher show recently, and apologize for what's been misinterpreted... [More]
Nah, we all heard what you said
. Besides, anyone, male or female, who supports a candidate representing a philosophy that has resulted in 200,000,000 human deaths
, deserves to either not be taken seriously because they're an idiot, or else repelled because they're a monster.
But trying to walk it back and recast it as something else when it proves a liability -- rewriting history and "disappearing" inconvenient truths
-- is a pretty common totalitarian practice
used by state monopoly of violence functionaries.Right, Gloria
So is the "progressive" apology: It's not for what you said, it's for how everybody else heard it -- you're sorry that it's our
fault. And as long as we're talking Opposite Day, stumping for bimbo eruption containment strategist Hillary tells us all we need to know.
Now, how about that beer?