Men Are Increasingly Gold-Digging

According to the New York Times anyway. They say men have accounted for three in four of the jobs lost in this recession, pay and prospects for women are increasing and thus that men are becoming worthless leeches with penises.

The article is based on a Pew Research Center report on Americans aged 30 to 44 — the first generation in which college educated women outnumber college educated men. The report found that:

Men now are increasingly likely to marry wives with more education and income than they have, and the reverse is true for women," said Paul Fucito, spokesman for the Pew Center. "In recent decades, with the rise of well-paid working wives, the economic gains of marriage have been a greater benefit for men.

The article also points out that women's earnings have been increasing faster than men's since the 1970s. We then get the usual filler quotes about men being insecure when women earn more than them.