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Old 15 February 2016, 01:51 AM
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Originally Posted by Little Pink Pill View Post

Why is a conference meant to empower women devoting an entire page to telling middle school girls not to look too attractive? And why is "earthquake preparedness" a part of a science and technology conference? Am I missing something?
It sounds like someone really dropped the ball here. I mean I can see suggesting wearing comfortable clothes - good idea really - but long skirts and baggy sweaters? Seriously? The Amy Farrah Fowler approach to science I guess.

As for offering nursing but not doctoring (is that a word?) ? No message there, nope, not at all.