Texas lawmaker Wendy Davis being referred to as “Abortion Barbie” has garnered some outrage from many on the Left. MSNBC’s Martin Bashir is among those who think the name crosses the line:

https://twitter.com/BashirLive/status/365248738203156481

We don’t recall a similar level of outrage when Alec Baldwin and some members of the media all had a good laugh over Sarah Palin being referred to as “Caribou Barbie.”

Rationalization:

Oh, okay.

Update: Kirsten Powers has had enough of both: