The kerfuffle over President Barack Obama referring to California Attorney General Kamala Harris as “the best-looking attorney general in the country” at a San Francisco fundraising event has ended with the president apologizing to Harris for “creating a distraction.” Too bad, writes Cathy Young. The apology was due from the self-righteous zealots who blew up an innocuous comment into an offense against womanhood—to the detriment of both women and men.
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