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Vintage Batgirl PSA: “It’s no joke, it’s the federal equal pay law!’

Tweet 48 years ago tomorrow, the Equal Pay Act was signed into law by President John F. Kennedy to “prohibit discrimination on account of sex in the payment of wages by employers”. To celebrate, check out this PSA from the 60′s starring Batman (Adam Westunidentified actor), Robin (Burt Ward), and Batgirl (Yvonne Craig). Holy discontent [...]
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Klondike rewards man for briefly listening to wife

TweetI don’t know about you, but nothing puts me in the mood for some ice cream like a healthy dose of blatant sexism. Thankfully, Klondike’s new “5 Seconds to Glory” ads deliver just that- the sort of trite gender stereotypes and blatant gender scare tactics that really gets me in the mood for a vanilla [...]
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