Sexism in Canadian politics was, unfortunately, in the spotlight on Thursday.
Chatter about "ladies" and their "favourite virtue" was front and centre. So were online personal attacks directed at a female Cabinet minister, Michelle Rempel.
In the case of Rempel, she flagged some tweets attacking her Twitter profile picture. Check out the good, the bad, and the ugly:
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