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NewWaveChick1981 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jul-14-06 09:16 AM
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19. Thanks!
:hug: :hi: I can't stand to hear people call each other "skanks" and "whores" and other names like that. Ones who do need to take a good look at themselves before hurling insults. :)
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  -Are women just jealous of one another? GirlinContempt  Jul-14-06 08:53 AM   #0 
  - My first wife..  sendero   Jul-14-06 08:58 AM   #1 
  - Who knows if it was the real reason  GirlinContempt   Jul-14-06 09:00 AM   #2 
  - it probably was  Katina   Jul-14-06 09:09 AM   #11 
  - Evolution is a bitch, isn't it  AngryAmish   Jul-14-06 09:28 AM   #24 
     - Exactly..  sendero   Jul-14-06 09:31 AM   #27 
        - ah, but we don't have to be "ruled" by biology  tigereye   Jul-14-06 10:15 AM   #40 
           - Well..  sendero   Jul-14-06 10:31 AM   #43 
              - true, that might be a bit scary  tigereye   Jul-14-06 02:45 PM   #57 
                 - I'm not sure..  sendero   Jul-14-06 03:02 PM   #58 
  - I hate to say it, but working in an environment that is 100% female,  raccoon   Jul-14-06 10:20 AM   # 
  - Sadly, yes. There's a freaky bond that occurs when women band against  sofedupwithbush   Jul-15-06 03:34 PM   #119 
  - I can certainly understand her reasoning. I have worked in offices  Arkansas Granny   Jul-14-06 11:12 AM   #46 
  - I have too, and I agree.  blonndee   Jul-14-06 06:51 PM   #67 
  - My wife is like that, too  NewJeffCT   Jul-14-06 01:03 PM   #51 
  - sadly, I think you're semi-right here  unpossibles   Jul-14-06 09:03 AM   #3 
  - Jealous didn't seem quite right  GirlinContempt   Jul-14-06 09:30 AM   #25 
  - So it's bad when I call Paris Hilton a skank?  Divameow77   Jul-14-06 09:03 AM   #4 
  - I'm a guy and I think she's a skank....  unpossibles   Jul-14-06 09:06 AM   #5 
  - no, she is one, but Usher is too  Katina   Jul-14-06 09:11 AM   #13 
  - Glorified by whom?  Vash the Stampede   Jul-14-06 09:16 AM   #17 
     - well,  Katina   Jul-14-06 09:19 AM   #21 
        - Like I said, I don't know a single man that glorifies him.  Vash the Stampede   Jul-14-06 09:33 AM   #29 
           - really?  Katina   Jul-14-06 09:41 AM   #33 
              - Did I say a double standard doesn't exist?  Vash the Stampede   Jul-14-06 09:47 AM   #36 
                 - the whole point of this thread  Katina   Jul-14-06 10:06 AM   #38 
                    - I can't answer why men are somehow "excused". I've never understood it.  Vash the Stampede   Jul-14-06 10:31 AM   #42 
                       - neither have I...but it's there  Katina   Jul-14-06 12:57 PM   #50 
  - Just my $0.02 on Paris Hilton.  deucemagnet   Jul-15-06 11:20 AM   #107 
  - Unfortunately, yes.  LaraMN   Jul-14-06 09:07 AM   #6 
  - That's one of the reasons I like you  GirlinContempt   Jul-14-06 09:08 AM   #9 
  - Probably. That's the million-dollar question.  NewWaveChick1981   Jul-14-06 09:08 AM   #7 
  - You seem to have  GirlinContempt   Jul-14-06 09:11 AM   #12 
     - Thanks!  NewWaveChick1981   Jul-14-06 09:16 AM   #19 
  - Sometimes I do wonder.  Misunderestimator   Jul-14-06 09:08 AM   #8 
  - I know you aren't  GirlinContempt   Jul-14-06 09:13 AM   #14 
  - Yeah, I think were on the same page there.  Misunderestimator   Jul-14-06 09:16 AM   #18 
  - I think it's because women have so little "real power" in the world  smirkymonkey   Jul-14-06 10:32 PM   #105 
  - I actively try to avoid jealousy or competetiveness with other  kiraboo   Jul-14-06 09:08 AM   #10 
  - That sounds like a good approach.  GirlinContempt   Jul-14-06 09:14 AM   #15 
  - Unfortunately, I think the answer is yes.  Midlodemocrat   Jul-14-06 09:15 AM   #16 
  - Ouch  GirlinContempt   Jul-14-06 09:30 AM   #26 
     - Yeah, at the time it sucked.  Midlodemocrat   Jul-14-06 09:33 AM   #28 
  - Yup  AngryAmish   Jul-14-06 09:17 AM   #20 
  - That's depressing.  GirlinContempt   Jul-14-06 09:36 AM   #30 
  - I think what we're taught in childhood can be stronger  miss_american_pie   Jul-14-06 09:22 AM   #22 
  - Oh, I don't think that it's just about competition for men  GirlinContempt   Jul-14-06 09:38 AM   #31 
  - I'd have to agree there  miss_american_pie   Jul-14-06 09:42 AM   #34 
  - yes  tigereye   Jul-14-06 10:20 AM   #41 
  - I agree - it's not competition for men  NewJeffCT   Jul-14-06 03:15 PM   #59 
     - Maybe it's resources then?  miss_american_pie   Jul-14-06 03:37 PM   #60 
  - pft, we're aware of the games we're able to play...  bridgit   Jul-14-06 09:22 AM   #23 
  - Holy crap yes.  Deep13   Jul-14-06 09:41 AM   #32 
  - now wait a second  Katina   Jul-14-06 09:44 AM   #35 
  - "Not a square to spare."  Deep13   Jul-14-06 09:53 AM   #37 
  - As my husband put it,  bumblebee1   Jul-14-06 12:28 PM   #47 
  - nicely said!  tigereye   Jul-14-06 10:13 AM   #39 
  - Great question......  Mother Jones   Jul-14-06 11:03 AM   #44 
  - "Are we really raised to view one another as competition?"  Lilith Velkor   Jul-14-06 11:05 AM   #45 
  - That is so sad...  NewWaveChick1981   Jul-14-06 12:34 PM   #48 
  - too many women blame 'patriarchy' for their own snide/snippy...  bridgit   Jul-14-06 01:25 PM   #52 
     - I agree.  GirlinContempt   Jul-14-06 06:43 PM   #64 
        - cheers...  bridgit   Jul-14-06 07:20 PM   #74 
  - not all women  liontamer   Jul-14-06 12:42 PM   #49 
  - As an academic...  Ramsey   Jul-14-06 01:50 PM   #53 
  - When I was in academia, the men tended to be so sexist  Lydia Leftcoast   Jul-14-06 10:11 PM   #104 
  - None of the women I am friends with behave that way  lukasahero   Jul-14-06 01:53 PM   #54 
  - This really isn't about disparaging women...  Misunderestimator   Jul-14-06 02:12 PM   #56 
  - Hi M  lukasahero   Jul-14-06 07:19 PM   #73 
     - Not exactly...  Misunderestimator   Jul-14-06 08:28 PM   #84 
        - We do it to each other for the same reasons everyone does  lukasahero   Jul-14-06 08:40 PM   #86 
           - Your points are well taken.  Misunderestimator   Jul-14-06 08:55 PM   #92 
              - Maybe it's just knowing how my husband is treated by other men  lukasahero   Jul-14-06 09:04 PM   #94 
                 - Interesting...  Misunderestimator   Jul-14-06 09:15 PM   #96 
                    - Ha. Are you me?  lukasahero   Jul-14-06 09:38 PM   #100 
                       - It really is very intriguing.  Misunderestimator   Jul-14-06 09:49 PM   #101 
                          - OMG - your recent experience was online!  lukasahero   Jul-14-06 09:58 PM   #102 
  - My female friends don't either, which is a huge reason we're friends.  GirlinContempt   Jul-14-06 06:48 PM   #66 
     - Funny,  lukasahero   Jul-14-06 07:09 PM   #71 
        - But, see, the thing is, it's a gender specific thing  GirlinContempt   Jul-14-06 07:35 PM   #76 
           - read my post to misunderestimator and tell me it's a gender specific thing  lukasahero   Jul-14-06 07:39 PM   #77 
              - Did I say men don't put each other down?  GirlinContempt   Jul-14-06 07:40 PM   #78 
                 - Perhaps I misunderstood  lukasahero   Jul-14-06 07:45 PM   #79 
                    - Ok, NOT asking that question of men does not mean that I'm saying men  GirlinContempt   Jul-14-06 07:52 PM   #80 
                       - And here I thought we were having a conversation  lukasahero   Jul-14-06 08:04 PM   #81 
                          - Well, I guess what I'm saying is  GirlinContempt   Jul-14-06 08:10 PM   #82 
                             - 'Nuff said  lukasahero   Jul-14-06 08:27 PM   #83 
                                - More like  GirlinContempt   Jul-14-06 08:31 PM   #85 
                                   - Wanna run that one by me again?  lukasahero   Jul-14-06 08:43 PM   #87 
                                      - I'm insecure  GirlinContempt   Jul-14-06 08:45 PM   #88 
                                         - My mistake  lukasahero   Jul-14-06 08:50 PM   #89 
                                            - you can't win this game, lukasahero  pitohui   Jul-14-06 09:20 PM   #97 
                                               - Uh,  GirlinContempt   Jul-14-06 09:23 PM   #99 
  - My brother and I...  jadedconformist   Jul-14-06 02:03 PM   #55 
  - Naw  ismnotwasm   Jul-14-06 04:10 PM   #61 
  - You may not "buy" the science of beauty  AngryAmish   Jul-14-06 04:23 PM   #62 
     - Ok  ismnotwasm   Jul-14-06 06:57 PM   #69 
        - I *heart* you ismnotwasm eom  lukasahero   Jul-14-06 07:13 PM   #72 
  - Only if they choose to be. I have seen people (even here) do horrific  MrsGrumpy   Jul-14-06 06:18 PM   #63 
  - Hm....  GirlinContempt   Jul-14-06 06:55 PM   #68 
  - True..I think there's a difference between being catty  nothingshocksmeanymore   Jul-15-06 10:57 AM   #106 
  - bros before hos, but why never hos before bros?  bedpanartist   Jul-14-06 06:47 PM   #65 
  - I once read a study of how  caty   Jul-14-06 07:09 PM   #70 
  - I think we fight with our mouths instead of our fists.  idgiehkt   Jul-14-06 07:21 PM   #75 
  - we're in competition for limited resources  pitohui   Jul-14-06 08:50 PM   #90 
  - Y'know, my little sister calls women ugly skanks.  GirlinContempt   Jul-14-06 09:01 PM   #93 
     - a question was asked and i answered it accurately  pitohui   Jul-14-06 09:13 PM   #95 
        - I'm not angry or upset  GirlinContempt   Jul-14-06 09:21 PM   #98 
  - I think so sometimes.  Jamastiene   Jul-14-06 08:52 PM   #91 
  - no, I don't think that's it for me  Skittles   Jul-14-06 09:58 PM   #103 
  - OK - is that a Devo Megaman in your sigline?  ChavezSpeakstheTruth   Jul-15-06 11:26 AM   #108 
  - Yes, yes it is  GirlinContempt   Jul-15-06 11:46 AM   #109 
     - Again - I wish polygamy was legal!  ChavezSpeakstheTruth   Jul-15-06 11:48 AM   #110 
        - Maybe we could just  GirlinContempt   Jul-15-06 11:53 AM   #111 
           - Roar!  ChavezSpeakstheTruth   Jul-15-06 11:58 AM   #112 
              - Hey,  GirlinContempt   Jul-15-06 11:59 AM   #113 
                 - That's what I was roaring about  ChavezSpeakstheTruth   Jul-15-06 12:02 PM   #114 
                    - Not  GirlinContempt   Jul-15-06 12:10 PM   #115 
                       - HA!!!  ChavezSpeakstheTruth   Jul-15-06 12:12 PM   #116 
                          - My answer is too nerdy  GirlinContempt   Jul-15-06 12:21 PM   #117 
  - There's some wonderful responses on this thread and a lot of innuendo  nothingshocksmeanymore   Jul-15-06 03:05 PM   #118 
 

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