[LMB] OT: Gender Roles

Becca Price becca7108 at gmail.com
Fri Oct 1 13:45:09 BST 2021


I converted from Becky to Becca when I was 40, because I saw how older
adults with a -y or -ie ending to their name are treated, and I didn't like
it.

On Thu, Sep 30, 2021 at 11:48 PM Joel Polowin <jpolowin at hotmail.com> wrote:

> But terminal vowels in personal names *universally* code for "female".
> And as one of the one of the most noted documentarians of human
> sexuality in our field noted, "A girl's name ending in 'a' -- that
> always suggests a 'C' cup."
>

Nope, doesn't fit me.

-Flat-chested Becca.


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