Bill Maher: Hamas Like a Homicidal 'Crazy Woman' Who Needs to Be Slapped
Bill Maher can say almost anything about anyone and not worry about the P.C. police storming his home or office.
He's a reliably liberal voice in popular culture, and he routinely says the ugliest things about conservatives like former Gov. Sarah Palin.
In short, he gets a pass thanks to both his choice in targets and the progressive nature of his long-running HBO show Real Time with Bill Maher.
The following Tweet Maher fired off last night, though, might be different.
The slapping imagery is bound to offend some women's groups--it is both ugly and an odd point of reference. And, at at time when sane voices like Charles Krauthammer pinpoint the moral clarity of the current Israeli/Hamas conflict, most on the left reflexively side with the Palestinians who elected Hamas in the first place.
Here is just one example of the reaction the Tweet received.