That sexist pink Lady Ball commercial was actually just a PR stunt

That sexist pink Lady Ball commercial was actually just a PR stunt

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Are you ready for The Lady Ball? Lots of people weren’t.

Pens, razor blades and many other products out there that claim to be “for her” are needlessly gendered for the sake of marking up prices by adding pink and glittery labels — so it comes as no surprise that sporting equipment that would be added to that list.

The so-called Lady Ball hit the Internet on Jan. 13 in the form of a kitschy viral video that vaguely reminded us all of those instructional videos from the early 1990’s that taught us about the Internet. The video (above) tells the viewer, “why should the boys have all the fun? We can play ball too.” Read more…

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That sexist pink Lady Ball commercial was actually just a PR stunt

Mark Zuckerberg's brilliant dating advice for young women is to be the nerd they want to date

Mark Zuckerberg’s brilliant dating advice for young women is to be the nerd they want to date

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Mark Zuckerberg has a simple message for young women everywhere: be the nerd you want to see (or date) in the world

On Sunday, one matchmaking grandmother tried to flatter the Facebook CEO by writing in a comment on his Facebook page that she always tells her granddaughters to “date the nerd” because he may just become the next Mark Zuckerberg.

Zuckerberg, who has been responding to many, many comments lately while on paternity leave taking care of his adorable daughter Max, was quick to try (politely) changing the way she thinks about her granddaughters’ future prospects

“Even better would be to encourage them to *be* the nerd in their school,” he wrote, “so they can be the next successful inventor.” Read more…

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Mark Zuckerberg’s brilliant dating advice for young women is to be the nerd they want to date