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Dick Blumenthal Dabbles in Misogyny

2:47 PM, Oct 22, 2010 • By DANIEL HALPER
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Ben Smith reports

A source this morning forwards on an e-mail this morning from inside Attorney General Dick Blumenthal's campaign for Senate, in which his aides discuss tarring Linda McMahon in cooperation with Planned Parenthood.

The e-mail's subject line is: "Worst of WWE + women photos."

"Hey all — Grossman is looking for mysoginistic photos of women and WWE. Planned Parenthood wants to hit LM hard on it," press staffer Marcy Stech e-mailed seven other aides to the campaign and the State Democratic Party. "What do we got?"

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