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"In the city of my birth, I had a dream..."
Quote of the Day (There's hope for yours truly in a position of power yet!) 
9th-Feb-2008 11:58 pm
Winter
Surprisingly, several studies have found that it’s actually a disadvantage for a woman to be physically attractive when applying for a managerial job. Beautiful applicants received lower ratings, apparently because they were subconsciously pegged as stereotypically female and therefore unsuited for a job as a boss. - Nicholas D. Kristof, "When Women Rule," New York Times
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11th-Feb-2008 12:35 pm (UTC)
Did we really need a study to tell us that?^_^
11th-Feb-2008 02:14 pm (UTC)
Excuse me, but I only take orders from ugly women...
What are you doing Saturday night??
16th-Feb-2008 06:45 am (UTC)
Well [not that I ever imagined myself as being a boss], at least I know I am more likely to get a managerial position than those uber sexy chicks out there.

Maybe we can pretend it was due to our MHC degree? ... ... ... Yeah, right.
16th-Feb-2008 05:02 pm (UTC)
Maybe we can pretend it was due to our MHC degree? ... ... ... Yeah, right.

Well, you know, they say that a disproportionate number of the women in positions of power in this country graduated from women's colleges. Is it their education or self-selection? XD
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