The Corner

Man-Hating Helen

Actress Helen Hunt has made a little film for Planned Parenthood that urges single women to vote as a big liberal bloc. Poor Helen comes to the polling place in scary black and white with a patriarchal mate. But when she enters the ballot box, everything turns to color, as if Dorothy landed in Oz. While she’s in smiling at the other idealistic women for abortion and other liberal causes, like educating the children that were spared from “choice,” the male partner peers in cluelessly from the black and white world, wondering where his love slave went. Doesn’t she know he’s waiting patiently to oppress her?

Tim GrahamTim Graham is Director of Media Analysis at the Media Research Center, where he began in 1989, and has served there with the exception of 2001 and 2002, when served ...