Donald Trump has accused Hillary Clinton of playing the “woman card” a couple of times during her campaign, most recently yesterday when he implied that the only reason she has supporters is because she’s a woman. (Yes, really.) As The Atlantic reports, Hillary quickly shut him down, saying, “Well, if fighting for women’s health care and paid family leave and equal pay is playing the woman card, then deal me in.”
The mud-slinging in politics is all too depressing to think about sometimes, so we’re grateful for the feisty feminist folks on Twitter who immediately hopped on the #WomanCard hashtag with their own responses.
Some pointed out the ridiculousness of saying that being a woman helps win the presidency, because, well, we’ve never had a woman president before:
Others pointed out all the cool things you get when you have a woman card:
Oh, that’s right, you don’t really get much of anything:
And then there’s this #WomanCard tweet, which should put things in perspective for Donald Trump so succinctly: