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Woman live tweets IBM execs discussing why they don’t hire women, tries not to throw up

Toronto-based editor Lyndsay Kirkham has started a firestorm this week after overhearing what was apparently an incredibly sexist conversation between IBM executives at lunch — and live-tweeting it.

Unaware that they were transmitting sexist nonsense to cyberspace, the IBM executives openly discussed “why they don’t hire women.” If you take Kirkham’s account at its word, it actually gets way worse.

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Hooray, sexist executives being sexist.

And, if you click through, there’s a woman among them who even agrees with these jackasses. So it’s been ingrained in others they work with.


shychemist, you might want to boost this, given your most popular post and all.

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