'Desperate Housewives': Marc Cherry hates women, say former staffers

desperate-housewives-marc-cherry-nicollette-sheridan.jpgIt would seem counterintuitive to think that jolly, gay Marc Cherry, the man who helms " Desperate Housewives," a show that celebrates women in all their incarnations, could be a misogynist, right?

Well, according to former show staffers, Nicolette Sheridan's claims of a hostile work environment and gender discrimination are true.