Pay no Attention to the Woman Behind the Curtain

TOWM’s premature conclusion of the day comes from the Catalyst Group, which recently released a report claiming that corps with women on the Board do better. The argument goes something like this. From the years 2001-2004, Catalyst looked at three economic indicators (perhaps tellingly, these indicators did not include stock prices or that insignificant number…

Why I Don’t Like Jodie Foster

I’ve never been a fan of Jodie Foster. Fine, I know she’s supposed to be the thinking man’s sex symbol. You know, because she’s clearly intelligent, has real acting skills, is plain but beautiful – meaning that any guy who wants to seem sensitive-but-still-not-gay can claim he’s into her for who she is (as if…