This is a perfect example of the soft coverage Democrats get when they say outrageous things. It’s a double standard in action. If an R man told women to shut up, the press would hammer him. Hirono told men to shut up, and she gets the hero’s treatment.
Judging entire demographics and demanding they take a back seat while stoking the grievances of other demographics is bad, unless Democrats are doing it.
Sen. 's blunt style makes her a favorite of liberals looking for a fighter -- via
The Senator who told men to “shut up” gets adoring profile in the Washington Post.
Senator tells half the world to 'shut up.' Glowing WaPo profile says senator's 'blunt style makes her a favorite of liberals looking for a fighter.'