Help wanted: Slog through thousands of patent applications, looking for typos. Pay is sub-minimum wage. It’s a job that would be hard to find takers for in the United States these days—but not in penitentiaries.
$69 billion. That’s how much money natural disasters cost companies in China last year. Mudslides, droughts, earthquakes—all contributed to this cost, according to the Chinese National Statistics Bureau.
As recently as 2013, widespread outrage forced PepsiCo to pull a commercial for Mountain Dew that featured a white assault victim and a police lineup of several African American men (along with one goat). Multiple critics deemed it the most racist ad ever.