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active 1 year, 10 months ago
  • I’m a high income individual married to a high income individual, and it would be nice to stop calculating the yearly savings of divorce. I’d be in favor of taking the current “married” rates and making them the rates for singles – for example taking the new 39.5% for 450k couples and applying that to [...]

  • Victoria commented on the blog post Friday Feminist Fuck Yeah: Women in Science   3 years, 5 months ago · View

    No PHD(academia’s fine but does not match me) but a Bachelor’s in Computer Science with a minor in math. 5 years at a “Redmond software giant” this month! If I can do it, so can you. The guys in software engineering are really pretty tolerable. My husband is doing a startup. Life is a lot [...]

  • Victoria commented on the blog post The smaller the body size, the bigger the paycheck?   3 years, 9 months ago · View

    This goes right along with “attractive” people making more money. Whoever is considered most attractive by current standards, all other things being equal, tends to get more pay. And like hires like. 16k is very big, considering the average US salary is something like 50k. It would be impressive (and unexpected) to see any discrimination [...]

  • Victoria commented on the blog post Home Depot Makes the “Man Cave” Official   3 years, 9 months ago · View

    I am uncertain that the concept of man cave is from “wanting to get away from women” and is more about “wanting to have a space of one’s own”. Without intentding to, because of the way we’re socialized, it may often end up that the whole house/apartment is where one partner spreads out, and the [...]

  • Victoria posted a new activity comment:   4 years ago · View

    :)

    In reply to - Victoria commented on the blog post Why do strange men think they’re allowed to touch me? Try this on your jerky facebook friends…. Imagine a guy coming up to your sister or daugther and saying “Hey, you make me hard, and I don’t care if you wanted to know. Now say thank you.” · View
  • Victoria commented on the blog post Why do strange men think they’re allowed to touch me?   4 years ago · View

    Try this on your jerky facebook friends….
    Imagine a guy coming up to your sister or daugther and saying
    “Hey, you make me hard, and I don’t care if you wanted to know. Now say thank you.”

  • Victoria commented on the blog post Why do strange men think they’re allowed to touch me?   4 years ago · View

    “But it’s a complement! Waaaa” says the guy responding to my tweet/facebook on this.

  • Victoria became a registered member   4 years, 2 months ago · View

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