The Apprentice reveals “gap between the way [people] think about sex.”

The Apprentice reveals “gap between the way [people] think about sex.”
Taking a break from making Supreme Court justices seem human, Slate’s Dahlia Lithwick challenges the conventional wisdom that it’s somehow shocking that The Apprentice’s women use their sexuality. (“The show mostly just proves that prostitution really is the world’s oldest and most lucrative profession,” she writes.) Instead, she argues that “the real point” is that the “women and men are revealing the massive gap between the way young men and women, and older men and older women, think about sex.” While Donald “is having the time of his life because these hot young foxes are falling all over themselves to please him” and the women “are kicking the men’s butts by celebrating their own.” On the other side of the boardroom, the men “just trudge stolidly along, with their business plans and their management principles, getting their butts kicked and trying to take it manfully. These guys have nothing—not power, not sex.”

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