Topic: Career

Why Do We Forgive Politicians Like Eliot Spitzer But Condemn Sex Workers?

Why Do We Forgive Politicians Like Eliot Spitzer But Condemn Sex Workers?

Honestly, I’m not particularly shocked that sometimes powerful men cheat. I’m not particularly shocked that sometimes they cheat with sex workers. I don’t think it’s great, but I’m not really outraged by it. I don’t view it is as the worst thing a human being can do, because that is… drop kicking puppies off cliffs, I guess? Sure.

But I do think it’s a bit outrageous that politicians – like Eliot Spitzer – get to resume their careers when sex workers don’t. More »

Crowdsourcing: Are Rompers Acceptable To Wear To Work?

Crowdsourcing: Are Rompers Acceptable To Wear To Work?

As you may have guessed, I work in an office. I also live in New York which, in the summer, maintains approximately the same conditions as Hades’ “last resort” bathroom. It’s humid, disgusting and despite showering with a plethora of clean water and lovely products, I arrive every day to work looking like I’ve just stepped out of a Nelly video (except in hurr, I cannot take off all my clothes). More »