As we told you a short while ago, Henriette Reker, the mayor of Cologne, Germany, is getting trashed this week after suggesting women should adopt a “code of conduct” to avoid getting raped, including the ludicrous idea that they maintain “an arm’s length distance from strangers.”

But notice how CNN identified the victim-blaming Ms. Reker:

Whoops.

It took them an hour to realize their mistake:

Did the person writing the tweet for CNN just assume it was a man?

https://twitter.com/ShaniquaJohnsn/status/684802772550729732

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