10 Remixed Misogynist Headlines For First Gentleman Bill Clinton

A look at what your magazines would say if Bill Clinton received the Michelle Obama treatment.

A look at what your magazines would say if Bill Clinton received the Michelle Obama treatment.

This article originally appeared on The Good Men Project.

It’s simple. Let’s say Hillary does indeed break the highest glass ceiling. That would make Bill Clinton the first gentleman.

What do we get if we replace Michelle Obama from old headlines with Bill Clinton? Read these.

You’ll laugh, get confused and possibly cry a bit on the inside.

The first 9 headlines force you to realize just how exhausting and normalized misogyny is.

The last headline gives us a potential model for ways First Gentleman Bill could continue Michelle Obama’s work to smash patriarchy.

Why couldn’t a first gentleman champion efforts to deconstruct toxic masculinities and popularize more healthy ways of being for men?

  1. Bill Clinton wears American designer Christian Siriano

  2. Watch: Bill Clinton Wines and Dines with Islamic Royal Family to Celebrate Ramadan

  3. Bill Clinton shines in marigold dress at State of the Union

  4. Bill Clinton wears Jason Wu gown for Canada State Dinner

  5. Bill Clinton stuns in photo shoot for Verge’s 3-D Interview

  6. From Relaxed to All Natural: Johnny Wright, the Man Behind Bill Clinton’s Hair

  7. Bill Clinton skips Nordic fashion in favor of his go-to designer Naeem Khan

  8. Bill Clinton kicks off holiday season as he takes delivery of this year’s official White House Christmas tree

  9. Bill Clinton is simply breathtaking at the China State Dinner

  10. First Gentleman Bill Clinton teams up with Oprah to host “United State of Women” Summit at White House

What thoughts come to your mind after reading these headlines?


Header image: President Clinton by Center for America Progress Action Fund (CC BY-ND 2.0)

This post originally appeared at the Good Men Project. Reprinted with permission.

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