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>> JK Rowling known for her sharp-witted destruction of Twitter trolls turning her aim at a so-called liberal man insulting British Prime Minister, Theresa May. The Harry Potter author Friday unleashing a 14 part social media torrent, provoked, she says, by an unnamed man, she thought was smart and funny.
00:00:20
Who described May by using a common derogatory term for prostitute. Rowling not merely unfollowing said fellow, but using the moment to convey how sick she is of what she called liberal men whose quote mask slips every time a woman displeases them. Who reach immediately for crude and humiliating words associated with femaleness, act like old-school misogynists then preen themselves for being brave.
00:00:46
Rowling who also once famously engaged in a tweet spat with TV host Piers Morgan, Telling Mister liberal cool guy, that when you do this you quote ally yourself with the men who send women violent pornographic images and rape threats. And closing with femaleness is not a design flaw.
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If your immediate response to a woman who displeases you is to call her a synonym for her vulva, or compare her to a prostitute. Then drop the pretense and own it. You're not a liberal, you're a few short steps from some guy hiding behind a cartoon frog. And that, by the way, would be this guy.
00:01:24
A troll hiding behind internet meme turned alt-right symbol who back in January was on the receiving end of yet another headline making, rallying retort.