You know how women always seem to be freezing at the office in the summer while men are perfectly comfortable? Well, a study published last year reported that modern air conditioning regulations that keep office buildings cool are actually sexist. They were created back in the 1960s when offices were mostly made up of male employees and are based on the metabolic rates of middle-aged men.
CollegeHumor just reminded us all of this office air conditioning debacle in the form of a Game of Thrones-style parody video. In "Why Summer is Women's Winter," women struggle hard with the icy cold temperatures at work while their male co-workers chill in shorts and thin T-shirts.
"When spring turns to summer and there's blossom on the trees, the office air doth turn to ice and all the women freeze," the women say in unison.
In the video, one woman shows up to the office in a sundress after completely forgetting that women's winter is coming. Her co-workers try to save her — and themselves — from the frigid temperatures.
The women are all there like:
Meanwhile, the guys are like: