Sluts & politicians
In case you're keeping your ammunition dry until after the Republican Party Convention, the other day conservative talk show host Rush Limbaugh called a Georgetown law student a "slut" for her testimony to Congress about the need for birth control coverage. President Obama called the student to express his horror at the insensitivity of conservative Republicans, and leading Republican presidential candidates Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum offered half-hearted condemnations of Limbaugh's choice of words. That is all.
Roberto De Vido is a communications consultant, writer, cartoonist and jack of many trades. The former chief of Tucson Sentinel’s East Asia Bureau, he now lives in California (make of that what you will).