Outrage As Banks Dodge "Behaviour" Inquiry
Banks have avoided a potential public whipping from the Financial Conduct Authority after the body announced it would no longer carry out an investigation into whether the culture and behaviour inside banking – such as the awarding of bonuses – contributed to past misconduct.
The Dating Perils Of The Modern Finance Bro
BuzzFeed conducted a highly unscientific, informal survey in the bars of Stone Street to find out what goes on in a finance bro's heart. Based on a random sample of fellows from Citigroup, Deutsche Bank, and Goldman Sachs, we found that for the bros of Wall Street, the line between feeling objectified and doing the objectifying is blurry.
The Susan G. Komen Website Was Hacked
Online activists are not happy about their decision to stop funding Planned Parenthood. In response to the breast cancer foundation's sudden move to stop supporting Planned Parenthood, a move that many are speculating was motivated by political pressure, hackers last night tweaked a banner advertising the Komen marathon (it has since been taken down). Brutal.
Woman With Fake Beard And Fake Bomb Robs Two Banks
A woman in Alabama has now robbed two banks while posing as a man. The first time, her costume was so convincing that both police and press at the time talked about a "man" who had committed the crime. She appears to have gotten sloppy as this time people were like "yo that's totally a chick with beard drawn on her face." Here's a still from the security cam. What do you think? Convincing?