Posts tagged "salary"

Most Americans Want To Vastly Either Over- Or Under-Pay Santa Claus

Insure.com figured out a salary for Santa Claus based on his tasks — engineering (managing toy production), auditing (seeing who’s naughty or nice), and piloting chief (flying around his pack…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 8, 2014 - 4:30 pm

Women On Hill Receive Significantly Less Than Their Male Counterparts

Today in BS: female Republican House staffers make a whopping $10,093.09 less than the male Republican House staff. Yes, you should read that number again: $10,093.09!

The Democrats…

Daley Quinn | July 15, 2012 - 10:30 am

Hold That Latte, Lady! Extra Pounds Could Chop $13K Off Your Salary (But Dudes, Go Right Ahead)

You know you’ll get penalized at work if you stumble in every day of the week at 11 a.m. hungover. Who knew your salary would be penalized for binging on…

Jessica Wakeman | October 13, 2010 - 2:40 pm

Swedish Feminists Burn $13,000 To Protest Unequal Pay

Usually “burning money” is a figure of speech. But Sweden’s feminist party literally set fire to $13,000 (or 10,000 Swedish kronar) to symbolize the amount of money women aren’t getting…

Jessica Wakeman | July 6, 2010 - 1:10 pm

Female Breadwinners Are On The Rise: Have Your Relationships Been Affected?

Over the past 37 years, the woman’s role in a family has changed enormously. According to a Pew Research Center report released today, more men in 2007 than 1970 are…

Catherine Strawn | January 19, 2010 - 3:10 pm

Should Michelle Obama Get A Salary As First Lady?

America is going to expect a lot from Barack Obama over his next four to eight years as president. And a lot will also be expected of his wife, who…

Meghan Keane | January 22, 2009 - 1:00 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Sexism And Money, Discrimination, And The New James Bond

Men who have sexist attitudes earn more money than men who don’t. [MarieClaire.co.uk]
A former Army Special Forces commander won a discrimination lawsuit on Friday — he was skipped over…

Catherine Strawn | September 22, 2008 - 12:30 pm