[LMB] OT: Gender Roles

brazee howard at brazee.net
Mon Sep 27 20:55:26 BST 2021



> On Sep 27, 2021, at 1:24 PM, Matija Grabnar via Lois-Bujold <lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk> wrote:
> 
>> On "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" long ago, two characters were trying to
>> think of jobs that only men could do.  They came up with two: sperm donor
>> and female impersonator.
> 
> I understand Dolly Parton once entered a Dolly Parton look-alike contest,  and lost to a man.
> 
> https://www.womansworld.com/posts/entertainment/dolly-parton-lookalike-164680 <https://www.womansworld.com/posts/entertainment/dolly-parton-lookalike-164680>
She wouldn’t have worked hard to be more Dolly than Dolly.

I expect there are women who play female impersonators.

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I’m remembering a scene from “A Brother’s Price”, where the young man pretends to be a woman prostitute with a fake phallus in her pants.


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