Oh my: New book claims Obama White House is “hostile” to women

posted at 7:22 pm on September 16, 2011 by Allahpundit

A little something new for that already bulging “If only Democrats had nominated Hillary instead” file. I don’t get it. How could women feel uncomfortable in a White House run by a character as cuddly as Rahm Emanuel?

The bad news? Apparently our nation’s economic policy was shaped by some sort of liberal Delta Tau Chi, with Larry Summers as “Bluto.” The good news? This is going to make for a sweet new entry on “Attack Watch.”

“This place would be in court for a hostile workplace,” former White House communications director Anita Dunn is quoted as saying. “Because it actually fit all of the classic legal requirements for a genuinely hostile workplace to women.”…

“I felt like a piece of meat,” Christina Romer, former head of the Council of Economic Advisers, said of one meeting in which Suskind writes she was “boxed out” by Summers…

“The president has a real woman problem,” an unnamed high-ranking female official told Suskind. “ The idea of the boys’ club being just Larry and Rahm isn’t really fair. He [Obama] was just as responsible himself.”…

Obama, according to the book published by Harper Collins, failed to call on Romer after asking her male colleagues for their opinions. The snub prompted Romer to pass a note to Summers where she threatened to walk out of the dinner, according to the book.

The Obama White House has long been dogged by similar claims of exclusivity — his golf outings have been typically all-male affairs, though Melody Barnes, who heads the Domestic Policy Council was invited on at least one round of golf in October 2009 after much grumbling about Obama’s choice of golf buddies.

Read the whole piece. Dunn evidently thought better of her “hostility” accusation after making it to Ron Suskind, the book’s author, because when the Post contacted her to follow-up for this story, she insisted she’d never said it and that Obama totally “values having strong women around him” or whatever. Uh huh. And so it came to be that another left-wing feminist, forced to choose between party and cause, bit her lip for the team. It is, after all, an election year.

Dude, seriously: Hillary — now more than ever?

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“Dat beyotch set me up.”

Marion Barry (whenever)

Barry Hussein (2011)

viking01 on September 16, 2011 at 8:42 PM

Liberals think as long as they bleat about abortion and the latest fashionable cause among academic feminists, they are absolutely OK when it comes to women. Liberals believe they have paid their penance, and don’t need to actually live their lives by some kind of principle.

Sekhmet on September 16, 2011 at 8:45 PM

Congrats. Still nothing here at Lake Whitney.

carbon_footprint on September 16, 2011 at 7:53 PM

Whitney? I have a lake house in White Bluff. My wife happens to be there now with a group of her teacher friends.

It’s pouring in Frisco right now. I think we are going to get an inch or two.

stvnscott on September 16, 2011 at 8:48 PM

This is the guy who gave Hillary the stealth middle finger and obliquely called Palin a pig. His woman problem has been there for anyone with eyes to see for years.

That said,

Many liberal men have sexist attitudes towards women. I used to think it was hypocrisy on their part, but then I realized it’s really kind of a chicken-egg thing, isn’t it?

I mean, figure that most liberals hang out primarily with other liberals — they live in liberal enclaves like LA or NYC, read/watch the MSM, etc. — which means most of the women liberal men know are liberals.

Now, imagine a lifetime surrounded by the perpetually angry feminist types. Hey, I’d end up hostile to women too, and I’m a woman!

CJ on September 16, 2011 at 8:50 PM

Two words…..

Vera Baker

PappyD61 on September 16, 2011 at 8:37 PM

The Hillbuzz guys believe the Vera Baker story was planted by Axelrod to make him appear straight. They had to do something to counter the Larry Sinclair stuff. Also, if I remember right, the Hillbuzz guys traveled in the same Chicago Rat circles and knew Vera Baker. They have talked to her about the Obama allegations and they are convinced she was never involved with him.

flyfisher on September 16, 2011 at 8:53 PM

Why do so many women have male gay friends, then? *confused*

lorien1973 on September 16, 2011 at 8:19 PM

Oh that’s easy: 1) Sometimes you just want to go out and not be hit upon — probably quite often, depending on the quality of males in one’s acquaintanceship. 2) They’re much better looking and well groomed than straight men. Sorry, but it’s true. 3) You can flirt madly and neither of you will be devastated or accusing if nothing happens, stll there’s always a little frisson 4) You can lech at the same people, especially if there’s no chance of said person actually shagging either of you. Try that with your super handsome/beautiful best friend.

Sorry, but straight men really are another species. That said, I’ve been surpised by the nasty misogyny common amongst gay males — we straight women don’t hate you nearly as much as you hate us. Must be something to do with gay self-loathing. That’s my 2cent’s worth, anyway.

Fortunata on September 16, 2011 at 8:54 PM

I’d guess this finally explains Obama’s mysterious Connecticut Social Security number. He’s actually a Kennedy.

viking01 on September 16, 2011 at 8:57 PM

betsyz on September 16, 2011 at 8:22 PM

You got a problem with “half-breeds?”

Christien on September 16, 2011 at 8:58 PM

I think he was raped, several times over.

Where? In Indonesia as a youth? In a Muslim country? Like Afghanistan men do regularly to little boys, especially in the city of Kanadhar – where Canadian soldiers were disgusted on seeing these actions but were told to overlook these actions?

Nah – can’t be true! /

honsy on September 16, 2011 at 9:07 PM

“I felt like a piece of meat,” Christina Romer

“Welcome to my world, Xtina”
-Janet Reno-

mdenis39 on September 16, 2011 at 9:17 PM

It was obvious during his ’08 campaign run that he hated white women. His books reflected his hatred of white women. Shot Hillary a bird, called a White Female Textile Factory Worker “sweetie,” called reporter Peggy Agar “sweetie,” called Hockey Moms “Pigs,” etc. I don’t see it as sexism, since it seems to be just a hatred for/of white women.

Karmi on September 16, 2011 at 9:18 PM

Liberal men do not like powerful women, nothing new.

maineconservative on September 16, 2011 at 9:20 PM

honsy on September 16, 2011 at 9:07 PM

Frank Marshall Davis

Fallon on September 16, 2011 at 9:22 PM

honsy on September 16, 2011 at 9:07 PM

Frank Marshall Davis

Fallon on September 16, 2011 at 9:22 PM

More than likely you are correct.

honsy on September 16, 2011 at 9:28 PM

Two words…..

Vera Baker

PappyD61 on September 16, 2011 at 8:37 PM

The Hillbuzz guys believe the Vera Baker story was planted by Axelrod to make him appear straight. They had to do something to counter the Larry Sinclair stuff. Also, if I remember right, the Hillbuzz guys traveled in the same Chicago Rat circles and knew Vera Baker. They have talked to her about the Obama allegations and they are convinced she was never involved with him.

flyfisher on September 16, 2011 at 8:53 PM

Yeah, I also recall that he seems to have no recorded history with women, before Moochie. There’s one woman in the Ayers book which sounds suspiciously like one of Ayers’ girlfriends, not Bammie’s.

This is also funny, btw: Obama Light/Loafers Photo Collection

slickwillie2001 on September 16, 2011 at 9:29 PM

slickwillie2001 on September 16, 2011 at 9:29 PM
So is Rahm also supposed to be gay as well?

txmomof6 on September 16, 2011 at 9:32 PM

I’m not convinced Moochelle is a woman.

HellCat on September 16, 2011 at 9:38 PM

Every time I see this goofball prancing down the stairs when he gets off a plane makes me even more convinced of his “lifestyle”.

I predicted last month that when he loses in 2013, he and his b*tch will part ways – she with the girls will return to Chi-town and he will resume a life with his sexual preferences.

But it will be a Clinton type of marriage officially. They will meet twice a year for special occasions while he flies around the world giving speeches for cold hard cash, especially in Muslim countries.

honsy on September 16, 2011 at 9:42 PM

They hos.

Scotsman on September 16, 2011 at 9:44 PM

So is Rahm also supposed to be gay as well?

txmomof6 on September 16, 2011 at 9:32 PM

Yes. Apparently both he and Obama were members of a gay bath house “Man’s Country.” Of course you won’t hear that on CNN or even Fox, but there is a lot of evidence out there.

From their website:

Man’s Country Chicago is a clean, safe place to hang out, meet guys who share the same interest as you. Socialize, make friends, watch porn and play! Man’s Country Chicago – Where real men meet.

flyfisher on September 16, 2011 at 9:45 PM

Hmmm. That’s why Rahm likes to prance around Congressional gyms stark naked!

honsy on September 16, 2011 at 9:48 PM

Hmmm. That’s why Rahm likes to prance around Congressional gyms stark naked!

honsy on September 16, 2011 at 9:48 PM

Don’t forget he was a ballerino (male ballet dancer). Not that there aren’t straight males who study ballet, but…

flyfisher on September 16, 2011 at 9:57 PM

Don’t forget he was a ballerino (male ballet dancer). Not that there aren’t straight males who study ballet, but…

flyfisher on September 16, 2011 at 9:57 PM

Good point. I forgot about that.

honsy on September 16, 2011 at 10:02 PM

Obama is a man who has been dominated by women his entire life (flighty mother, take-charge grandmother, angry black wife). A lot of Obama’s defiance against the strictures of the past could be laid down to simply trying to cut the apron strings. Not very successfully, I might add.

RebeccaH on September 16, 2011 at 8:19 PM

O’bama and Grandma is a weird relationship to analyze.

O’bama in fact in 2008 exploited Grandma as he was running to get the Democrat Media to get him elected-she even did a campaign ad for him at one point.

But he seemed to be Too Busy to spend any quality time with her when she was dying of cancer. Instead he Suspended His Campaign for 2 days, 10 days before she died, and then went back on the trail.

And later of course, the Democrat Media told us she had voted for him before she died, and then he made a huge show about going out to scatter her remains.

Del Dolemonte on September 16, 2011 at 10:11 PM

Funny, ain’t it?

Bill Clinton was our first black president – not O’Bambi.

Buchanan may have been our first gay president – not O’Bambi.

Barack Hussein keeps coming in second. Hopefully, he’ll do the same in 2012 !!

honsy on September 16, 2011 at 10:22 PM

Gee, I wonder if Garry Trudeau will be excerpting anything out of Suskind’s book for a week of Doonesbury cartoons? (Don’t bother answering. It is a rhetorical question.)

Mallard T. Drake on September 16, 2011 at 11:21 PM

You do know who his daddy was… right?
-

RalphyBoy on September 16, 2011 at 11:46 PM

…if it comes out at some future time that Obama is teh ghey. That will be awesome because then we can tell TWO whiney-victim-card-playing-liberal-minority groups to STFU!

-Wasteland Man.

WastelandMan on September 17, 2011 at 2:00 AM

No surprises here.

Slowburn on September 17, 2011 at 4:29 AM

New book claims Obama White House is “hostile” to women

This absolutely cannot be so – hasn’t he made clear that he doesn’t want women to be “burdened” with a baby? Is that not the highest form of love?

/s

ya2daup on September 17, 2011 at 5:29 AM

The best is you can google bongo’s whore mother nude

somebody suggested that he took a pounding as a youth in Indonesia

Probably gave it up willingly

the kaffir prez and Larry Sinclair with a bag of rock sounds very likely

oh how I wish I could spit on his commie face

Sonosam on September 17, 2011 at 8:44 AM

i would like to see a book come out that tells me something i already didnt know, already didnt suspect or confirm my suspicions about liberal democrats. Dr Larry Sabato had a name for it: validating the subtext. and all i see is democrats validating their subtext.

abcurtis on September 17, 2011 at 9:41 AM

This is also funny, btw: Obama Light/Loafers Photo Collection
slickwillie2001 on September 16, 2011 at 9:29 PM

Wee-oooh!

mrt721 on September 17, 2011 at 11:57 AM

“The only position for women in SNCC is prone.” – Stokely Carmichael

obambi is very much a product,psychologically and philosophically- literally in upbringing, of the radical leftists of the 60s who in fact co-opted and destroyed any legitimate feminist movement as they co-opted and destroyed the real and legitimate civil rights movement. he’s like a wee little bitty- although effete- black panther. nothing but a racist , sexist self absorbed political thug with an attractive bland non-offensive to whitey facade in place. as joe biden would say, he’s so clean and well spoken with nary a hint of negro dialect except when the occasion demandes it.

in reality he’s a fraud- to women , to gays, to blacks- who were all taken in by his champion of the oppressed we are the world messianic bull sheet. he peddles marxism as a front for merely obtaining the things he wants for himself, as all marxists do- power over others, part of an infantile revenge trip most likely targeted at his father and other males who are perceived as having power and denying him what he wants but is unwilling to earn for himself. he’s an insecure boy king although one is sure he sees himself as the philosopher king (who will be transformed into jesus when he’s finally brought down). totalitarian figures are universally patriarchs. these women have had no problem with his assaults on the liberties of the average non- empowered people by big daddy government. they just balk that they should be treated as unequals in the oppressive power pyramid- and they’re not brave enough or honest enough to stand up and admit it. why would anyone like obama treat them with dignity when they act like they do not deserve it by continuing to prop him up- like hillary propped up bill? even the corridors of power need doormats, don”t they?

why these uppity white b$tches thought they deserved any respect from such a warped and damaged creation as barack hussein obama just shows what ungrateful, racist oppressors they are. what part of ” “bros before hos” did they not get before signing on to be the other white meats? obama is a distillation of all that was wrong with the radical left of the 60s,all that was good having incinerated and betrayed . you’re still ‘hos- shouldn’t that be telling you something?

i am most struck by the amount of straight men who seem to absolutely loathe women. one certainly finds misogyny among gay men but, after all,they aren’t attracted to women and not dependent on them for romantic and sexual fulfillment. it’s the straight men who hate women that are far more disturbing and far more prone to act on their hatred- ie serial rapists and killers who by and far overwhelmingly are male and overwhelmingly are heterosexual, targeting mostly females. obama’s problems do not lie in his alleged sexuality- whatever it may be. he’s a raging and delusional dysfunctional narcissist atop a power structure that has always been traditionally dominated by men. the concept that the hippie radicals were ‘ feminist’ in any sense of the word is another deluded projection from the sociological mess that was the baby boomers in the 60s- so electing one of their offspring could hardly be said to be helpful to women in any manner.rather than only looking to his mother, obama’s stated father was a violent, drunken polygamist n’eer do well- an arrogant pr*ck, pretty much, and a user. it would seem that his relationship or lack there of to his father may hold some answers to obama the man’s character and his relationships to both men and women. his father was far more malignant than a mother who posed nude and had unconventional relationships.

mittens on September 18, 2011 at 12:17 PM

If you have a Muslim President you get the Muslim attitude toward women in the White House as well as everywhere else. Remember in November.Let the avalanche take out every Democrat in every office in the nation!

Marco on September 18, 2011 at 7:06 PM

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