I am so appalled and angry over what I am about to relate that words are of little use... others have written better and more poignant responses - therefore, I will link.
The blogosphere has suffered a serious setback - more than a black eye, more than a punch in the gut - if this is allowed -- I cannot fathom where it will lead.
Be aware, readers - and be afraid.
Death threats are to be taken seriously.
Misogyny is to be taken seriously.
Free speech is not the issue - the issue is one of respect - one human being to another.