일요일 오전에 민주당 대선 후보 힐러리 클린턴이 갑자기 9/11 추모 행사를 떠나면서, 경호원들의 도움을 받아 비틀거리며 차에 타는 영상이 퍼졌다.
그러나 트위터에서 클린턴을 옹호하고 나선 사람들도 많았다. 몇 달 동안 한시도 쉬지 않고 유세를 하는 동안 치료 가능한 병에 걸린 게 미국 대통령 자격을 박탈하는 건 아니고, 병을 앓으면서도 자신의 일을 잘 해내는 여성은 예전에도 있었다는 걸 지적했다.
클린턴의 폐렴 진단에 대한 통쾌한 반응 12개를 모았다.
To press lamenting @HillaryClinton's health/transparency: "powering through" illness is what women do: Stoically, every. single. day.— Jennifer Granholm (@JenGranholm) September 12, 2016
This is the first time Republicans have cared about a woman's health.— Chase Mitchell (@ChaseMit) September 11, 2016
It's possible Hillary didn't think to alert everyone to her illness b/c like most women since the dawn of time, she works when she's sick.— Katie Klabusich (@Katie_Speak) September 11, 2016
Wait, so Hillary has PNEUMONIA and she's still campaigning as hard as she is? You realize how badass that is, right?— Patton Oswalt (@pattonoswalt) September 11, 2016
hillary has pneumonia and is still campaigning 24/7 meanwhile my back kinda hurts so i ordered delivery 3 times today— jomny sun (@jonnysun) September 11, 2016
All we learned today is that Hillary Clinton is not like Bruce Willis in Unbreakable, which I had already assumed.— Kumail Nanjiani (@kumailn) September 12, 2016
The notion that Hillary Clinton, who has basically worked 16 hour days for years, is too soft is 120% about gender. Full stop.— Amanda Marcotte (@AmandaMarcotte) September 12, 2016
Interviewer: "What's your biggest weakness?"— Lynn Bixenspan (@lynnbixenspan) September 12, 2016
Hillary: "I work too hard. I can be sick af and I'll still go traipsing around"
힐러리: “난 너무 열심히 일해요. 몸이 아파도 계속 돌아다니죠.”
Antibiotics can cure pneumonia but they can't cure misogyny, racism, xenophobia, ignorance or wanting to bang your daughter. #HillarysHealth— OhNoSheTwitnt (@OhNoSheTwitnt) September 12, 2016
At the very least, I'm far less concerned about Hillary Clinton's physical ailments than I am about Donald Trump's mental ones.— maura quint (@behindyourback) September 11, 2016
* 이 글은 허핑턴포스트US의 12 Perfect Responses To Hillary Clinton Being A Human And Getting Sick(영어)를 번역, 편집한 것입니다.