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Dick Armey is a Bigger Putz than Joe Lieberman
Former GOP Majority Leader of the House of Representatives, Dick Armey, has done it again. When he was Speaker he referred to fellow congressman Barney Frank as "Barney Fag." More recently he insulted MSNBC political commentator Rachel Maddow, referring to her as "Maddox, a television personality who has a PhD in something that doesn't matter." Lately he was one of the D.C. lobbyists paid by the drug and insurance industries to oppose health care reform.
Dick Armey Makes Sexist Comment To Joan Walsh on Hardball
A former GOP leader wouldn't marry Joan Walsh, though it's not like she gave him the optionPosted January 29, 2009
"I am so damn glad that you could never be my wife, 'cause I surely wouldn't have to listen to that prattle from you every day."
—Former Rep. Dick Armey (R-Tex.) to Salon editor in chief Joan Walsh on MSNBC's Hardball
From U.S. News and World Report 12-15-09
Dick Armey's At it Again--this time insulting Rachel Maddow
- Think Progress Dick Armey sneers at a woman named Maddox who has a Ph.D. in something that doesnt m
I had the amazing opportunity to watch him receive a lecture on health care from a woman named, uh, uh, uh, Maddox. A TV personality who knew she was qualified to lecture the physician on health care because she had actually gone to a doctor once.