08/08/2014 06:21 pm ET Updated Aug 09, 2014

Gene Weingarten, Washington Post Columnist, Makes Creepy, Sexist Comment

Gene Weingarten, a two-time Pulitzer Prize winner, sent the following tweet on Wednesday.


After much backlash, Weingarten quickly apologized, adding that he "possibly" deserved the criticism.

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Did we mention he has two Pulitzer Prizes?

When he's not sending controversial tweets, Weingarten writes the weekly humor columns, Below the Beltway.