Singles in Govt. Fight 'Spinster' Label

When Gov. Ed Rendell said Homeland Security nominee Janet Napolitano was perfect for the demanding job because she "had no life," he was accused of sexism as well as a relatively new offense -- "singlism." Rendell, the governor of Pennsylvania, started the mini-firestorm by commenting on the nomination of the unmarried Napolitano, unaware that a nearby microphone was turned on. "Janet's perfect for that job. Because for that job, you have to have no life. Janet has no family. Perfect. She can...Full Story
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