[LMB] More attitudes to women in society

Howard Brazee howard at brazee.net
Sat Sep 24 22:03:09 BST 2011


On Sep 24, 2011, at 11:00 AM, Bear Master wrote:

>> Unscrewing a screw is often a tougher task than screwing.   I'm not sure
>> which is "right handed", screwing or unscrewing.   But whichever is right
>> handed, the other would be left handed.
>> 
>> How about unscrewing a lid from a jar?   Which handedness has the advantage
>> there?   (I don't unscrew the lid from the jar, I unscrew the jar from the
>> lid)
>> 
>> 
> 
> Standard screws "righty tighty, lefty loosee."

As I said before, I can  work backwards to infer what "righty" means here.   Or are you saying lefties have the advantage in loosening and righties have the advantage in tightening?


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