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The youngest woman ever elected to New York State government still feels uncomfortable getting 'special treatment' for being a senator. The 28-year-old says double standards for women have everything to do with it

12 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Julia Salazar made history as the youngest woman ever elected to New York state government.
As a 28-year-old state Senator, Salazar sat down with Business Insider to describe the unique experience she's had as a leader thus far.
Salazar said she still feels uncomfortable with privileges that come with being a Senator. She described the double-standard of worrying about being seen as "bossy," yet also getting criticized for not being assertive enough.
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Restaurant Review: The New Chef at New York's Famed Gotham Bar and Grill Is Tearing Up the Old Menu and Starting Fresh

Restaurant Review: The New Chef at New York's Famed Gotham Bar and Grill Is Tearing Up the Old Menu and Starting Fresh

12 days ago   |   By Fortune

In 2011, the New York Times reviewed Gotham Bar and Grill, debonair broker of power meals near Union Square since 1984, for the fourth time. Then-critic Sam Sifton started in on chef Alfred Portale's shrimp-and-tomato risotto, saying the dish “would not have been out of place at a pop-up restaurant in some corner of Bushwick, Brooklyn, served by a bearish kitchen poet with a rutabaga tattoo on his forearm.”
So much has changed since then. About food, about everything. But in 2011, the union of rice, tomato, shrimp, bacon, and arugula was “a combination tasted absolutely of now.”
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