Ladies, Newt Gingrich thinks we should just calm down and stop worrying about this silly little “gender wage gap.” The real problem, you see, is that the plight of women is improving so rapidly that we should actually be concerned about men.
You’re saying to yourself, “Surely, she is kidding.” I’m not.
See for yourself at ThinkProgress: Gingrich Dismisses Gender Pay Gap, Says in 15 Years We’ll Be Worried About Male Inequality.
Never mind the fact that the gender wage gap is persistent and well documented on a national and state-by-state basis. And don’t fret about the fact that the average working woman in Missouri makes only 75¢ for every dollar earned by her male counterpart. The real victims here are the men.