Japanese Babes Are Finding It Harder To Bag Banker Boytoys

The Heartland Bar in the Roppongi Hills section of Toyko was an epicenter of foreign banker carousing, at least until Lehman and Bear Stearns imploded. The blow to the neighborhood has been seismic, particularly among the young Japanese women who used to come to the Heartland Bar looking to snag » 11/13/08 9:30am 11/13/08 9:30am wealthy banker…

Q&A With A Wall Street Woman: "We Are In A State Of Devastation Across…

If you're anything like me, the financial state of the U.S. » 9/16/08 1:30pm 9/16/08 1:30pm terrifies you, but in an amorphous way. You try to read numerous newspaper articles about Lehman and Merrill Lynch and Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, but it's like reading with seventh grade Spanish: a certain grasp of the vocabulary is missing. We decided to…

It's The End Of The World As You Know It, But He Feels Fine

  • In the wake of the Lehman Brothers bankruptcy filing and the Merrill Lynch buyout, the Dow dropped 504 points, or 4.4%. By the way, unless you've got more than $100,000 in one of them or money in the market you're going to need soon (or are reliant on Merrill, Lehman or AIG for your employment), you're probably going …
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Yes, Idiot, It Is Harder To Be A Woman Than A Man



How can you say it's easier to be a man than to be a woman? What data do you have to support such a position? That's the type of mail you get when you write something for a news outlet other than Jezebel, and I thought fondly of it today when I read the latest from Wall Street, where Lehman Brothers chief financial… » 6/12/08 4:30pm 6/12/08 4:30pm