GOP Group Didn’t Mean to Be Sexist When It Said Something Unbelievably Sexist

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If you can believe this, a newsletter sent out by the Medina County Republican Party in Ohio actually contained these words, in the year 2010: "Let's take [Democratic representative] Betty Sutton out of the House and put her back in the kitchen!" The group's chairman, laughably, says that the rallying cry was "not intended to be a sexist comment." What's the big deal? Kitchens are nice places! [EMILY's List via TPM DC]