11/22/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Michelle Malkin: "I'm A Human Being" With Feelings, Stretch Marks

"I'm a human being," Malkin says from her home in tranquil Colorado Springs (tranquil, except for the shrieking of Air Force jets--"the sound of freedom," Malkin says), far, far away from the media-political complex. "I mean, every once in a while it might get under my skin. But I can't stop ad hominem attacks against me."
"It was ridiculous," says Malkin, a mother of two. "I'm open with my kids about my job and what I do. They've seen the photo-shop of me in the bikini. I told them: This is what I'd look like if I didn't have stretch marks.' "

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