Maureen Dowd’s Bizarre Take on Weiner
Well, it’s certainly a new angle:
[Feminists] found it especially galling that [Gary] Hart had married up — winning the daughter of a former president of his college — and then got caught dating down.
The weenie Weiner married up to Hillary Clinton’s aide, the glamorous and classy Huma Abedin, and only 11 months later got caught e-dating down with a Vegas blackjack dealer, a porn star and a couple of college students. . . .
After seeing a cascade of famous men marrying up and dating down — Bill Clinton, Newt Gingrich, Dick Morris, John Edwards, Eliot Spitzer, Tiger Woods, David Vitter, John Ensign and Arnold Schwarzenegger — and with Dominique Strauss-Kahn being supported by his prominent, elegant and wealthy journalist wife as he fights charges that he assaulted a 32-year-old hotel maid, maybe feminists have learned that male development stops at power.
If only all these pols had taken high-class mistresses! Or found glamorous women to rape.