Re: "Men, Women & The Sex Difference"

Natasha V. More (
Sun, 18 Jan 1998 12:04:04 -0600

At 02:47 PM 1/17/98 +0000, Kathryn Aegis wrote:

>Natasha, can you post the name of the program?

Unfortunately, I don't have a TV Guide or print-newspaper, nor tv-savvy.
The's tv scheduling doesn't list yesterday's programming. It
was on from 10pm to 11pm west coast time. I think it was a ABC Saturday
Night Special. If found it very provocative.

>Personally, I think Gloria Steinem needs to chill out.

I don't always agree with her position on these issues. I have disparate
thoughts about her undercover work and Playboy Bunny years.
Journalistically, I think she did a fine job especially in light of how
women presented themselves to the world as tits and ass serving men. On the
other hand, I question the integrity of using others for one's own gain when
done to undermine.

> The mix of
>androgens/estrogen definitely affects personalities,

Our "organs" are indeed quite affected by our chemistry.

>and I'm ready to
>propose it as a manner of identifying gender as opposed to body

Hormones as part of chromosomes XX, XY, XYY?

The host's (I suppose he was the journalist) commentary at the end of the
program included a statement to the effect that "our" individuality is more
diverse than our sexuality. This certainly puts the assumed "group"
mentality at bay.

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