Pretty much everyone on the tubes agrees: Ed Whelan crossed the line. Having tangled with him before, it does not surprise me. He has the anger of a fanatic and the rigidity of a Christianist. Oh, and yes, the man who gleefully outs pseudonymous bloggers and refuses to take a position on waterboarding runs the Ethics and Public Policy Center.
You don't have to tell her how big she is. You don't need to touch her belly.