'Work It' vs. Science: California Men Lost More Jobs Than Women During Great Recession, But Are Also Recovering Faster
ABC's super-lame new sitcom "Work It" -- basically the "White Chicks" of family television, in which guys dress up as girls to find jobs -- has been criticized by everyone from LGBT advocates to entertainment critics for its drag costumes and artistic merits, respectively.
Screw science; I'm just in this for the boobs.
But a less likely group of naysayers has also jumped on the hater train: economists.
"ABC's contribution to Bad TV may whip up resentment among men who believe women are taking their jobs," wrote a she-blogger from U.S. News last month. "It would only be divisive and offensive if it were true, but it's factually inaccurate."More »