Feminists think being called a “sweetheart” is bad.
Because in reality, most feminists are certainly not sweethearts so they feel they just need to be clear about it.
— Lyz a real sweetheart (@lyzl) September 21, 2019
She called the comments "a little condescending," and said, "It’s 2019, you shouldn’t be calling women sweethearts." https://t.co/8f7BSxoClt
— Vox (@voxdotcom) September 21, 2019
“You’re a lovely person,” Biden tells the moderator to laugher.
“Just asking the questions people want to know,” she replied pic.twitter.com/DB10NGuBCP
— Molly Nagle (@MollyNagle3) September 21, 2019
From radically far-left Vox:
[Lyz] Lenz also referred to Biden’s comments in February in which he referred to Vice President Mike Pence, a vocal opponent of many LGBTQ rights, as a “decent guy.” (Biden walked back those comments on Twitter shortly afterwards, saying there is “nothing decent about being anti-LGBTQ rights.”)
At the forum, Biden said that this was how one must speak when attempting to reach across the aisle “when you want to get things done.” When Lenz pushed back, saying Pence has not been decent to queer people, Biden responded, “You’re a lovely person.”
Lenz wrote on Twitter afterwards that Biden also called her “a real sweetheart” backstage. She later called these interactions “a little condescending,” and told the USA Today, “It’s 2019, you shouldn’t be calling women sweethearts.”
Folks, as you’re stepping over those egg shells on your way into the voting booth, remember that these people can never be made happy, so go ahead and pull the lever for Trump.
— Patrick Albanese (@patrickalbanese) September 21, 2019
Did he sniff her hair and touch her shoulders whilst giving the compliments?
— Sublimecraft (@ATSublimecraft) September 21, 2019
he’s not PC enough! – Hit the road Joe. and don’t ya come back no more…
— Rhode Island Red (@Rome_Fell) September 21, 2019
“It’s 2019, you shouldn’t be giving affectionate compliments to women”
— Annette Liko (@AnnieLiko) September 21, 2019
I know it’s 2019 but I don’t care, sweetheart.
— Arturo (@RoadRunnerI80) September 21, 2019
Biden denies this. Says he's sure there's a dictabelt recording of his comments….
— John Breads (@JohnBreads) September 21, 2019
Oh, darlin' that is so 2019 to assume the WORST possible inferrence in every exchange.
— Rani ~ Science Skeptic 🌎 (@MilitaryRosary) September 21, 2019
This is the kind of absolute nonsense reporting that gave us Trump. This is the “but her emails” that will lead to more fascist, racist, misogynistic, environment-killing, xenophobic policies.
— Lisso (@Emmie_Elle) September 21, 2019
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