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Thursday, August 18, 2011

Is Michele Bachmann a Stepford wife in disguise?

It was a colossally stupid question. Of all the inquiries we should be making of a presidential candidate, of all the questions Michele Bachmann undoubtedly prepared for last week's Republican debates, moderator Byron York asks this: "As president, would you be submissive to your husband?"

Yet, every comment a political candidate makes is subject to scrutiny — and Bachmann provided a doozy when, in describing her career as a tax lawyer in 2006, she told an audience she wasn't all that interested in tax law but her husband told her to pursue it as a career. "The Lord says," recounts Bachmann, "Wives, you are to be submissive to your husbands." So Mrs. Bachmann became a tax attorney.

Read more: STLToday.com


1 comment:

KellyJaye said...

This is one of the best editorials defending Conservative women in quite some time. thanks for this! I am sharing on other Social Media sites.

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