I think I understand where his head was at with this, because stereotypically you've always heard or heard of male reporters asking questions in press conferences.
That said -- sometimes you need to activate that filter between your brain and your mouth. He could've just answered the question. Or maybe if he ended it with "it's really cool, though" or something.
Regardless, do you think Cam was being sexist, or is everyone just being hypersensitive?