You go, Madam!
Hillary Clinton knows a thing or two about double standards — and because of that, understands that the public can sometime view her as "cold."
However, the Presidential nominee insists those misperceived traits are actually just from years of learning to "control" her emotions!
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In a rare, candid post on the blog Humans of New York, Clinton traced her public persona as a politician back to her being as a young woman applying to law school. She shared:
"I know that I can be perceived as aloof or cold or unemotional. But I had to learn as a young woman to control my emotions. And that's a hard path to walk. Because you need to protect yourself, you need to keep steady, but at the same time you don't want to seem 'walled off.'"
In the post, the 68-year-old recalled getting ready to take a law school admissions test at Harvard when she noticed only a handful of women were taking the exam.
As the future Secretary of State waited for the exam to be distributed, a group of men started taunting the women — hurling insults like:
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