Female Scientists Strike Back at Sexist Nobel Prize Winner

#DistractinglySexy goes viral as the scientific community mocks antiquated sexism in the lab.

At the World Conference of Science Journalists in South Korea, Nobel Prize-winning scientist, Tim Hunt, made a shockingly sexist remark. As a result, he resigned as as honorary professor at University College London.

[quote position="full" is_quote="true"]Let me tell you about my trouble with girls...Three things happen when they are in the lab: You fall in love with them, they fall in love with you, and when you criticize them they cry.[/quote]

In retaliation for Hunt’s boneheaded remark, female scientists across the globe mocked him by taking pictures and posting them on Twitter under the hashtag #Distractinglysexy.

Here are some of the best tweets.

via Jason S Campbell / Twitter

Conservative radio host Dennis Prager defended his use of the word "ki*e," on his show Thursday by insisting that people should be able to use the word ni**er as well.

It all started when a caller asked why he felt comfortable using the term "ki*e" while discussing bigotry while using the term "N-word" when referring to a slur against African-Americans.

Prager used the discussion to make the point that people are allowed to use anti-Jewish slurs but cannot use the N-word because "the Left" controls American culture.

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