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Tonight's Countdown With Keith Olbermann with Allison Stewart featured a segment (#2 on the countdown) in which Stewart and Jeff Bercovici discuss the dress Wendy Vitter wore last night in terms of the sexual messages it sent.  

We rightfully objected to the media scrutiny of Nancy Pelosi's scarves and sense of fashion.  It is a sexist double-standard, and we should be no less in opposition to this double-standard just because the target happens to be a Republican.  

The transcript is not yet up, but the summary of tonight's show appears here.

I'm embarrassed for this low point in Countdown history.

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Originally posted to osterizer on Tue Jul 17, 2007 at 06:02 PM PDT.

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