Rob Schneider Tells Wage Gap Joke That’s Sure to Tick Off Hollywood Feminists

Conservative Tribune | 5/16/2018 | jsaunders
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He better hope Hollywood can take a joke.

Rob Schneider, a veteran Hollywood comedian who made his bones on “Saturday Night Live” almost 30 years ago, has made a habit of late of knocking liberals out of their comfort zones.

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Not only has he knocked the current “SNL” cast for its incessant attacks on President Donald Trump, he published a Twitter post this week taking on one of the most sacred cows in the leftist worldview.

In a tweet Monday, Schneider used some self-deprecating humor to poke fun at the liberal obsession with equal pay for equal work — except Schneider put his own unorthodox twist on it.

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“I, Rob Schneider, will no longer take projects that do not pay women equally,” he wrote. “Even if that means lowering the woman’s salary substantially.”

As far as cultural flashpoints go, that’s right up there with sex assault and the #MeToo crowd.

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It might have gone over a few readers’ heads, though.

And some aplauded Schneider for that very reason.

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Schneider was talking tongue in cheek, of course. But the point he was making about the equal pay “issue” was dead on. Basically, the so-called “wage gap” for women is a myth fed by a mainstream media that has no problem propagating the idea the women are only paid 77 cents per hour of work for each dollar a man is paid.

Are you glad to see someone call out Hollywood for hypocrisy?

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As Christina Hoff Sommers, a resident scholar at the conservative American Enterprise Institute, has pointed out, the claim has been endlessly debunked by professional economists.

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“The bottom line: the 23-cent gender pay gap is simply the difference between the average...
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