Today’s Lady News: MSNBC Host Suggests Wife Is “Partly Responsible” For Weiner’s Behavior

  • MSNBC’s Chris Matthews suggested on his program yesterday that Huma Abedin, wife of Rep. Anthony Weiner and top aide to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, may be “partly responsible” for the dick pics he’s been tweeting to strange women. Oh, yeah? Partly responsible for his behavior, you say? Explain that to me, please. [Think Progress]
  • The hotel housekeeper who was allegedly sexually assaulted by Dominique Strauss Kahn, former chief of the International Monetary Fund, will take the stand to testify against him, her lawyer announced. [New York Times]
  • Four-year-old artist Aelita Andre is showing her work in her first exhibition. Allow me to repeat: she’s four. [BBC]

  • Michelle Obama, White House rebel? [The Daily Beast]
  • DC Comics has announced the future of several of their female characters. [The Mary Sue]
  • Running for office is hard — including for a high school-aged girl. []
  • A look at PETA’s most sexualized stunts. [Tres Sugar]
  • Pauline Betz Addie, a tennis champion in the 1940s, died last week at age 91. [New York Times]

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