With Elizabeth Hasselbeck decamped for FOX, Barbara Walters wants a new generic and not conspicuously incoherent or offensive conservative to bring home that lucrative demographic of old, white, dumb and angry. You can come up with your own helpful ideas; I propose Noted Scholar (TM) and Friend o’ the Blog Charles Murray.
In audio obtained by the Burnt Orange Report, American Enterprise Institute scholar Charles Murray can be heard explaining to an audience at the University of Texas that his views on women had not changed since a 2005 paper, in which he asserted that one or “maybe” two women had played significant roles in the field of philosophy.
When a woman at the event on Tuesday asked Murray if he still believed what he wrote, Murray quipped, “Who do you have in mind?”
Hard to think of anyone who could field the inevitable questions about pay equality bills with quite the same sophistication or tact.