There are a lot of terrible things in this world: terrorism, cancer, starvation, Canada, anything Zach Braff is in, clueless, lying politicians, anything Gerard Butler is in and ….air conditioning.
Yes, according to New York Democratic candidate for governor and “Sex and The City” actress Cynthia Nixon, air conditioning is “notoriously sexist.”
NEW: Cynthia Nixon campaign asks for debate hall to be 76 degrees.
Andrew Cuomo likes it arctic.
Nixon strategist tells CBS that icy office temps are "notoriously sexist."
Inside the debate ahead of the debate:https://t.co/K0epIJaPxS
— Shane Goldmacher (@ShaneGoldmacher) August 28, 2018
Nixon made the moronic comment ahead of her debate with current New York governor, Andrew Cuomo, as the two campaigns were trying to settle on the temperature for the room.
When it comes to things like this, campaigns don’t want to give an inch, debating the most minute detail of each and every situation, like the temperature of a room.
Regardless, to make such a statement about air conditioning is beyond stupid and she has rightfully received a ton of mockery online.
Here are some of the best:
Claims of things like office temperatures being sexist have kept me from actively participating in women's causes and events. Hearing people talk like this drives me insane. It makes feminism embarrassing to associate with in this country.
— Mimsy B (@MimsyWBorogoves) August 28, 2018
Keep the temperature at 69 degrees, providing equal pleasure for both sexes.
— Patrick Chesney (@pvchesney) August 28, 2018
That’s sooooo Miranda!
— jon walz (@walztv) August 28, 2018
Both should stop complaining. Room temperature preferences are just a social construct.
— Crackademic (@DoctorDegrees) August 28, 2018
I turn my thermostat down because patriarchy
— GT (@its_GTdawg) August 28, 2018