Powers is correct: Biggs surely would have been fired by now if he had directed his misogynistic venom toward First Lady Michelle Obama rather than Ann Romney and Janna Ryan.

Indeed, others have been fired for far less.

Twitter was glad to see Powers weighing in on the side of decency:

Previously:

American Idiot: Pig-Maher-in-training Jason Biggs sends out sick tweets about Paul and Janna Ryan; Update: Deletes tweets

American Idiot 2: Jason Biggs knocks Christians; targets Ann Romney and Janna Ryan with vile tweets

Pressure mounting for Nickelodeon to throw the pie at American idiot Jason Biggs

Jason Biggs’ wife laments death of free speech

Jason Biggs dismisses his anti-Christian and misogynist filth with ‘I put my dick in a pie’

American Weasel: Jason Biggs quietly deletes vile tweets about Ann Romney and Janna Ryan

Nickelodeon now including Jason Biggs’ Twitter handle in promotions

Hey Nickelodeon, how’s that anti-bullying campaign going?

Parents put pressure on Nickelodeon’s advertisers

The wit and wisdom of Nickelodeon’s Jason Biggs

Jonah Goldberg: ‘this Jason Biggs buffoon deserves firing far more than the Yahoo News Director guy’

Jason Biggs’ wife: You people criticizing my husband are scary, humorless bullies

Sears and Kmart disavow Jason Biggs’ filthy tweets; ‘We do not condone this behavior’

Nickelodeon responds to national outrage: ‘We understand your concern’ about Jason Biggs

Colorado Rockies baseball team stands with Nickelodeon

Dana Loesch takes to the airwaves to smack down Jason Biggs, Nickelodeon

Colorado Rockies and Nickelodeon team up to promote Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Breaking: Colorado Rockies cancel Nickelodeon Day

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