It’s time for another edition of “Read Between The Lines.”
Today’s quote is from AP reports on California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger’s use of the term “girlie men” to describe state legislators.
Assembly Speaker Fabian Nunez, a Democrat, said that while he wasn’t upset by the remark, his 13-year-old daughter was.
“She’s a young girl who knows the governor and really likes him a lot and didn’t find the term to be a positive term, and finds it to be derogatory,” Nunez said. “It was no question a very, very insensitive comment to make. I personally am not intimidated or threatened by it, but I think it really is beneath Gov. Schwarzenegger.”Translation: I’m a girlie man, and too afraid to grow a set of cajones, so I’ll use my teenage daughter to make my point…
Via a heads up from: Athena