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The Right Wing

Bill Maher: The Right-Wing's Pathetic Fake "Manliness"

"It's not really masculinity conservatives love, anyway — it's bullying."

Conservatives were outraged this week after President Obama said that if he had a son, he would not allow him to play football — commenting on the violent culture of the game. From Rush Limbaugh saying Obama's comment was "irresponsible," to Glenn Beck saying Obama should "stop being a chick," conservatives whined about the importance of manliness, continuing their narrative about masculinity that attempts to veil their cowardly actions. 

Watch Bill Maher take them on here: 

Alyssa Figueroa is an associate editor at AlterNet. 

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