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Twitter Responds to Mike Pence’s Rule About Not Having Dinner Alone With Other Women

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The Washington Post published a piece on Second Lady Karen Pence this week. According to the article, she’s Vice President Mike Pence‘s “prayer warrior,” close confidante, and biggest supporter. The piece also included the following tidbit:

In 2002, Mike Pence told the Hill that he never eats alone with a woman other than his wife and that he won’t attend events featuring alcohol without her by his side, either.

Huh? Not ever? Not with anyone? The Internet has a ton of feelings on the matter and promptly went nuts. Some talked about how the rule affects professional opportunities for women:

Others, of course, had lots and lots of jokes:

And others, still, took the revelation to mean that Pence doesn’t trust himself around women:

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