Far-left basketball star Kareem Abdul-Jabbar publicly backed CNN host Don Lemon after he made a sexist comment about women – a privilege he would not afford to a right-leaning figure.
On Thursday, Don Lemon sparked ire from both the left and the right when he said that women lose their prime past the age of 40 – an inarguably sexist comment that sent the internet into a tailspin. Lemon made the comment in response to Republican Nikki Haley blasting President Joe Biden for his age.
CNN moderator Don Lemon speaks to the crowd attending the Democratic Presidential Debate at the Fox Theatre on July 31, 2019, in Detroit, Michigan. 20 Democratic presidential candidates were split into two groups of 10 to take part in the debate sponsored by CNN held over two nights at Detroit’s Fox Theatre. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)
“This whole talk about age makes me uncomfortable. I think…