This post was originally published at Elite Daily.
Today marks the first day “Live! With Kelly” aired after Michael Strahan left his position as co-host. As the media storm that ensued over the past few weeks settles down, there are important lessons we can’t ignore when it comes to women in the workplace and how they are portrayed in the media.
Here are three things we can learn from Kelly Ripa that no one is talking about:
1. When women have an opinion or a feeling, they are often portrayed as “crazy.”
This needs to change. Just check out the articles and headlines about Ripa. It’s like the media just portrayed Ripa as a diva throwing a tantrum. Ripa appeared to have been blindsided by the major news of her co-host leaving.
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