Republican Party of Medina County: "Let's take Betty Sutton out of the House and put her back in the kitchen."

Cue fake Kevin Eubanks laughter.
  • Cue fake Kevin Eubanks laughter.

Tis the season for incendiary and controversial campaign mailer fun. This controversial line comes from one mailed out by the Republican Party of Medina County.

Sutton supporters, women across the state, and even the occasional domestically-inclined male had a bit of a problem with the notion a highly successful female politician should be ushered from her perch and back to the stove where she should just focus on baking everyone pies. Understandable.

Medina County GOP head Bill Heck tried to explain that this is really all just one big misunderstanding. Just because the GOP invoked a decades-old and backasswards view of a woman's place in society, it's nothing to get upset about.

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