This quote is pretty excellent and we have to give her credit. In this article from the New York Times about Bernie campaigning in his old neighborhood in Brooklyn, the reporter talked to a family that lives in Bernie’s old building: a mother, her two elementary-aged sons, and her baby daughter. The oldest son, Oleg, said that he doesn’t think he’d run for president himself (too much stress).
His mother, Oxana, 38, interjected. Her boys, she said, were born in Russia, and thus were out of the running. Only Elizabeth had a shot at the White House.“Yes!” said Oleg, squeezing the baby in his arms. She would be a great president, he said, “because she’s a girl!”