… that watched as over 200,000 Americans died), she just looked at him with bemused incredulity. And when Pence interrupted her, she reclaimed her time with a calm and strong, “Mr. Vice President, I am speaking,” and never stopped smiling.
Interesting, though, the language we use, isn't it? I can't recall a time when a male politician was described as "calm and strong." Calm is a word we use for women. You know, because they're not hysterical. lol.
Likewise, when we say men are emotional, it means an entirely different thing than when we say that about a woman.
Sometimes, the world is tiresome.