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Fox News Hosts Greta Van Susteren and Megyn Kelly Call Out Male Colleagues Over Breadwinner Remarks

Greta Van Susteren, Megyn Kelly Mike Coppola/Getty Images for Landmark Technology Inc., Andy Kropa/Getty Images

Greta Van Susteren and Megyn Kelly are taking their male colleagues to the mat for suggesting female breadwinners are a danger to society.

The female hosts vehemently smacked down comments uttered Thursday on Lou Dobbs' Fox Business program in which an all-male panel expressed revulsion at a new scientific study showing women being the primary earner for American families.

One male pundit, Erick Erickson, even went so far as to argue the report is "anti-science" and that the male is the "dominant role" while females shouldn't be competing but should resume a "complementary role" in the nuclear family.

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He also alleged the survey revealed that "having moms as the primary breadwinner is bad for kids and bad for marriage."

That didn't go over too well with these high-powered women.

"Have these men lost their minds? (and these are my colleagues??!! Oh brother…maybe I need to have a little chat with them) (next thing they will have a segment to discuss eliminating women's right to vote?)," wrote Van Susteren in a scathing post on her blog.

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As for Kelly, she invited Erikson on her show and proceeded to thrash the alpha dog on-air for his fatuous claims, including a blog post at Redstate.com in which he called his critics "feminist and emo lefties."

"I don't think I'm an emo-liberal and I don't describe myself as a feminist but I will tell you I was offended by your piece nonetheless. I didn't like what you wrote one bit and I do think you are judging people," the 42-year-old lawyer-turned-news anchor fumed.

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