News anchor slammed for telling Hillary Clinton to 'smile'
At this point, men
have to know better than to tell a woman to smile.
Hillary Clinton had an incredible night during Tuesday's primaries, locking down Florida and sealing a surprise win in Ohio. But Joe Scarborough, host of MSNBC's
Morning Joe, thought she could have acted, like, a little happier about it.
Bad move, Joe.
SEE ALSO: Watch Ilana and Abbi lose their minds over Hillary Clinton in new 'Broad City' clip
Twitter was quick to respond — and the people showed no mercy.
Twitter reax to Joe Scarborough telling Hillary Clinton to smile
"Smile." @JoeNBC https://t.co/W0QoI5dAp2
@JoeNBC You are why #ImWithHer.
@JoeNBC Only reaction this deserves. https://t.co/QYlcxTMDY3
@JoeNBC could you be any more condescending?
@JoeNBC way to condescend to a potential future world leader. Tip: don't tell ladies to smile. Ever.
No, seriously stop telling women to smile.
Hillary and I will smile when inspecting the smoldering heap of Axe body spray cans that was once the Patriarchy https://t.co/5jdTCBTyZJ
The "smile and don't shout" advice for Hillary is often laced with sexism. But it's fair to critique demeanor. We often do. Remember Gore?
Hillary Clinton should smile more and talk softer. Also, curtsy.
When you're a woman, even on a victorious night, a mediocre male former politician tells you to smile.
And, of course ...
Read Full Story