[LMB] Construction

I iosef at gothic.net.au
Tue, 25 Nov 2003 01:14:17 +1100

At 12:32 AM 25/11/2003, Alexandra Haropulos wrote:

>Bart makes a good point. There seems to be a very clear
>dividing line between men currently under 55 and men above,
>where the under 55's have no problem with women as equals.
>My baby brother routinely makes tire sales to women with the
>line "my sister taught me automotive mechanics."
>My father, exceptionally, taught me automotive mechanics.
This has been around a while as the exeption, rather than the rule. My 
mother, who is in her sixtys, was taught automotive mechanics by her 
father, while her mother refused to teach either of her children (both 
girls) to cook. Her Fathjer was a teacher, her mother a nurse.....