Our images of manhood and success are too often tied to a “working man” image that doesn’t exist in the real world any more.
(Via Occupy Wall Street.) According to the Federal Reserve’s economic data, the rate of employment of men has hit historic lows– in fact, it’s at the lowest rate in more than sixty years. And women aren’t doing so well either. Noah, who is awesome, Photoshopped the two charts together so we can see what’s up: