WHOOPS! CNN misidentifies mayor of Cologne, Germany as a man

As we told you a short while ago, Henriette Reker, the mayor of Cologne, Germany, is getting trashed this week after suggesting women should adopt a “code of conduct” to avoid getting raped, including the ludicrous idea that they maintain “an arms length distance from strangers.”

But notice how CNN identified the victim-blaming Ms. Reker:

Whoops.

It took them an hour to realize their mistake:

Did the person writing the tweet for CNN just assume it was a man?

Source: http://twitchy.com/

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