The Only Winner in the Room

Was also the only girl in the room.[1]

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And Jennie Lamere beat pros sent by the Hackathon sponsors. The only part of this story that we shouldn’t celebrate is that the guys even had teams and couldn’t come up with something better, and I’m going to guess that’s because they all share the same outlook and perspective and didn’t even think to ask anyone else. Misogyny, a disease fed by myopia.

I’ve always given preference to those who can do the work, and it’s always seems odd to others that my production teams are heavily female – especially when they find out I’m a single gay male. Well kids, it’s because I choose the best for the work, not the one I want to stare at inappropriately. Go figure.