“Well because I feel like it’s an excuse. It’s the same thing with race, it’s an excuse. Stop making excuses. If there are opportunities seize them and be prepared for them and be the best if that’s what it takes. If you have to be extraordinary then be extraordinary,” Stacey said on the show.
“I feel like we are fighting an uphill battle, when you look at just the numbers we make 78 cents for every dollar that a man makes. The rate we are going my daughter who is 22 will be 65 when there is finally pay equality. There’s something wrong, there is something clearly wrong. I don’t know if it’s us just not taking responsibility, we are not given the opportunity,” Meredith retorted. Later on, things get a little cringeworthy.
Meredith Vieira Schools Stacey Dash on Wage Inequality