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Schwarzenegger's 'Girlie-Men' Remark Riles Many

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Schwarzenegger's 'Girlie-Men' Remark Riles Many

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Schwarzenegger's 'Girlie-Men' Remark Riles Many

Schwarzenegger's 'Girlie-Men' Remark Riles Many

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Republican California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger has angered Democrats by calling them "girlie-men" for not supporting his budget proposals. This reference to a Schwarzenegger-inspired Saturday Night Live sketch has also offended feminists and gays. NPR's Ina Jaffe reports.