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Response to noamnety (Reply #3)

Thu May 16, 2013, 02:26 PM

4. "I guess I'm trying to contrast that with femininity, and what that list would look like."

 

I don't think I have standing to create that list.

Anecdote time. In the first season of The West Wing, Leo McGarry, the president's chief of staff is told by his wife that she's dissatisfied by the amount of attention he pays to her; "Your job is not as important as your marriage!", to which he replies, "yes my job is more important than my marriage".

I think that anecdote does illustrate a difference between masculinity and femininity. Both approaches might be adult characteristics, but they are in irreconcilable conflict.

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