"Have you and Tim picked out a name for the career obstacle yet?"
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"Actually, Lou, I think it was more than just my being in the right place at the right time. I think it was my being the right race, the right religion, the right sex, the right socioeconomic group, having the right accent, the right clothes, going to the right schools..."
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"I see by your résumé that you're a woman."
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"For the last time, Crawford, our firm is 'warm and fuzzy,' not 'touchy-feely.'"
"Sorry, Chief, but of course I didn't mean 'bimbo' in the pejorative sense."
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"Anyone here not a feminist?"
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"I've never said this to a woman before, but here goes: We're not paying you enough."
"I can only discuss salary and benefits. You'll have to analyze the babe situation yourself."
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"You need a transplant, but there are very few good parts for middle-aged women."
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"Madeleine Albright kicked butt in that suit."
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"In the interest of cultural diversity, we've hired Jason, here, who owns a number of hip-hop CDs."
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"And I'm sure no one will mind if we fold a few clothes while we talk."
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"My instincts tell me to call an emergency board meeting. My emotions tell me to have it at the all-nude bar across the street."
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"That was a fine report, Barbara. But since the sexes speak different languages, I probably didn't understand a word of it."
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"Well, then, it's unanimous."
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"The subject of tonight's discussion is: why are there no women on this panel?"
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"I like 'Cinderella' - it's just that I feel the characters of the stepsisters are underwritten."
The Glass Floor
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"It's agreed, then—we look for a new place for lunch."
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"The best way to get over a wall is to break through the glass ceiling."
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"Have you thought about a boob job?"
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"Astronomy did so start out as a guy thing."
"You'll go far in this organization, Taylor, unless I manage to stop you."
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"I must admit, though, it was a man who taught me how to abuse my power."
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