It’s that time of year. In ADDITION to 15 April (hated by the prosperous, loved by many others who get free money from the IRS) and “Earth Day” in all its glory, it’s time for our annual “boo-hoo-hoo” bemoaning how the helpless weaker gender works for far less then men. Yes, 10 April is “Equal Pay Day,” the mythical day that women must continue working in 2018 to make as much as men made in 2017.
It’s one of the most persistent con jobs ever. It’s RIDDLED with incorrect facts, false assumptions, outdated data and — MOST IMPORTANT — omitted factors.
Equal Pay Day is a WONDERFUL example of the liberal bias of MSM. It is indeed fake news.
Mark my words. In the next few days the media will dutifully run headline stories — parroting the press releases from the gender pay pimps — while seldom if ever seeking a contrary analysis from knowledgeable economists.
Even with all the bogus assumptions, the “helpless women” school of economics use the wrong “catch up” date. It’s not 10 April. It’s sometime in March, but they… Read More