From my experience with developers, developers as Ops are a misshapen twisted wandering shambling nightmare.
In search of a story.
A dwarf and an elf in love? In Tolkien's universe? Oh come on
The gap persists even in the professions though college degrees help narrow it. Possibly due to career interruptions:
The pay gap exists even for childless women:
The Wikipedia primer on the topic:
An other article.:
While the numbers vary, it is still cheaper to hire women,
Yep. Esp. when women have salaries about 2/3 of white men.
mediocre is still good enough for most companies
If it was a good idea Apple would have done it long ago
You must be talking about West and reunited Germany. East Germany was, depending on your definitions, facist or post-Stalinist.
After they get rid of the lawyers that sounds about right.
You forgot "Cherry Pop Tart".
Don't forget Civil Engineers 'Roads and Commodes'. And it can't be off shored
Yes, but the old school ones can rarely get stuck in 'reverse mode' creating a high pressure fountain of effluent while causing severe colonic injury to the user.
One more opportunity for a character with big bazoombas and skimpy clothes to pander to their core reader base.
It will just protect the 'interests' of an American corporation. See the US 'interventions', the US has never invaded anyone; in Panama, Columbia, Honduras, Cuba, Honduras again, Panama again, Nicaragua, Mexico, Haiti, and the Dominican Republic. And that ignores invading Mexico in the 1840's to support Texans' 'property rights', aka slavery, and on others. Oh, and that list is just up to about 1915.