Every six months or so, some dusty old fuddy duddy writes something truly idiotic about how female lawyers are too slutty or frumpy or, uh, female to be taken seriously, and how any glass ceiling that exists in the legal field is built out of trendy heels and fashionable blouses. Well, this time around, we've done it.…
A new study shows that female lawyers may be unpopular with legal secretaries. Is this because lady lawyers are just too busy to be nice, or because people have higher expectations of female bosses?
Well, the unhappiest white-collar worker, that is. A survey of such folks reports that the least happy among them is "a 42 year old, unmarried woman with a household income under $100 thousand, working in a professional position (i.e. as a doctor or a lawyer)."
Say you just woke up. After working at the firm until midnight last night, you're already underslept and overtired and now you have to haul your ass out of bed and get ready for another day. What do you do?
Quick question: You're a single guy, let's say in your late twenties to mid-thirties, with a decent job, given the choice between the following two single women to date; which one do you choose?
• Good news for undersexed ladies: Scientists may be close to developing a libido-boosting pill for women. The drug was initially developed as an antidepressant, but trials showed it made participants no happier, but a little hornier. •
• Minority women make up a mere 1.88% of partners at U.S. law firms and have more partnership representation in Los Angeles and San Francisco. • A pony named Fat Boy was rescued from a swimming pool in England yesterday after he became intoxicated from eating too many fermented apples. • A North Korean woman named Won…