Barack Obama: STILL not paying women as much as men?
Via @mkhammer comes this latest example of Do As I Say, Not As I Line-Item Budget from the Obama administration. Executive summary: the Obama administration is allegedly paying its female staffers roughly 18% less than its male ones. I’m using the term ‘allegedly’ because the original report did not separate out staffers by gender, forcing “some assumptions to be made based on the employee names” | Read More »
Question of the day, Patriarchal Feminists For Weiner edition.
A simple question, with teeth in it: The Anthony Weiner scandal has created a dilemma for female Democrats who are turned on by his politics but turned off by his sexual shenanigans. …Why? Moe Lane (crosspost) (Via JammieWearingFool, via Hot Air.)
President Male Chauvinist Pig declares today “National Equal Pay Day.”
Oh, was that too harsh? I’m sorry: it’s just that I have a bit of a problem with President Obama having things like this written in his name: When the Equal Pay Act was signed into law in 1963, women earned 59 cents for every dollar earned by men. Though women today are more likely than men to attend and graduate from college, women still | Read More »
Bonnie Erbe stands up for conservative women, except for the one who isn’t white.
She had it coming, you see. (Also via Hot Air Headlines) You know, Michelle Malkin and I have some serious policy disagreements in a couple of areas, particularly on immigration issues – I am confident that she’d call me a pro-amnesty squish, mostly because by her definition I am – so keep that in mind when I suggest to Ms. Erbe that she did Smart | Read More »
Besides, that cardboard cutout was *totally* asking for it.
What was that? You think that the title trivializes sexual assault? Folks, at this point the Left has already trivialized this offense down to the bedrock: At the exact moment Jon Favreau is receiving high praise in pre-inaugural media puff pieces, the 27-year-old chief speechwriter for President-elect Barack Obama (not Jon Favreau, the Hollywood actor/ director) finds himself in a minor mess over a photo | Read More »
Barack Obama to Rehabilitate Larry Summers?
I have had it reported to me – at third hand, which means that you can ignore the rest of this post forthwith with no complaints from me, if you like – that Senator Barack Obama is thinking about offering the Secretary of the Treasury position in his hypothetical administration to former Harvard President Laurence Summers. He’s one of Obama’s economic advisors, which certainly puts | Read More »