Is "ugliness" a disability?

Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for chica_o_vieja.jpgToday on Q, we heard from Daniel Hamermesh.  The economist's new book, Beauty Pays, is full of statistics to show that the best looking people get the best looking pay cheques (and better terms on loans, and much more.)

Take a listen to the interview below, and let us know what you think about his proposed solution: anti-discrimination laws to protect society's ugliest.

Would you support legislation to even the playing field for the least-best looking?

 

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