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Michelle Malkin “Probably Needs To Get Laid,” Says Fox News Commentator

Casting Nina Simone
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  • I am not Michelle Malkin fan, either, but the Fox News commentator who said the conservative wackjob is angry because she’s “probably needs to get laid” was inappropriate. You know us ladies: totally cray-cray when we’re not getting booty on the regular. Ugh.  Sexism is sexism, no matter what political party a woman we don’t like is in. [Mediaite]
  • Labor rights activists are demanding the Phillippines consulate in New York City start an anti-trafficking task force to look into abusive working conditions held by Filipina maids who work here as housekeepers and in other low-wage jobs. The call comes after a Filipina woman came forward about working 20 hours a day in a Kuwaiti diplomat’s house in Manhattan who finally escaped after eight months of abusive labor. [New York Daily News]
  • A new study has found that black women in positions of power face harsher criticism than others do. [Huffington Post]
  • Throwing like a girl versus throwing like a boy is a matter of great national import. [Washington Post]
  • Police have arrested some creep in Louisiana who kissed an employee in Walmart against her will and repeatedly badgered her for her phone number. He’s being called the “kissing bandit” but what we should really call it is sexual assault, which is what it is.  [New York Daily News]
  • More on the controversy over light-skinned Zoe Saldana playing dark-skinned Nina Simone in a biopic of the jazz singer. Make sure not to miss Erica Watson’s post on this very subject! [New York Times]
INTERNATIONAL
  • A new app called “Not Your Baby” allows citizens in Toronto to share instances of street harassment as they happen. [Torontoist]
  • Remembering an eight-year-old girl killed by a suicide bomber in Kabul, Afghanistan. [New York Times]
  • Some creep in the UK was arrested after groping the asses of eight women. [Daily Mail UK]
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