“Au revoir, Mademoiselle.”
Pardon my French, but that’s not me talking. That’s me paraphrasing two men from a legion of men talking — some combusting — about women’s issues in recent weeks.
In February, France Prime Minister Francois Fillon declared his government was “no longer interested in the marital status of women” and ordered the removal of all such intrusive classifications– including “mademoiselle”– from official documents.
Hats off to the Frenchman!
Meanwhile, back in the states, talk radio’s Rush Limbaugh went on a three-hour barkfest of streaming trash talk about a young woman who dared to speak …