Stuff I bookmarked recently. Some off topic, some not:
Google Finds It’s Underpaying Many Men as It Addresses Wage Equity
When Google conducted a study recently to determine whether the company was underpaying women and members of minority groups, it found, to the surprise of just about everyone, that men were paid less money than women for doing similar work.
Containing a Kernel: Bud Light’s New Ad is Really Old
During the 2019 Super Bowl, two Bud Light ads criticized its biggest rivals for using corn syrup in their brewing process, and it was classic misdirection.
While technically correct, Anheuser-Busch neglected to mention the mostly benign and commonplace uses of corn syrup in brewing, and that they happen to use rice for the same basic purpose. They counted on the general public to mistake corn syrup for the less popular high fructose corn syrup, then blanche reflexively.
Great read from a fantastic little beer blog: Brewed Culture – Brian Alberts, PhD
Winter is coming…