Shorter John McCain:
Equal pay is a fantastic idea, so long as it’s secured through the intervention of winged ponies or the sowing of magic beans.
Future equal rights mavericism will include denunciations of the Bill of Rights as a gift to trial lawyers.
I’d be tempted to argue that this is the sort of thing that has the unfortunate potential to become a serious campaign issue this fall. Sensible American women, however, can count on George Stephanopolous to remind them that Barack Obama sometimes walked around without a tiny flag on his lapel.