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Response to MadrasT (Reply #26)

Sat Sep 22, 2012, 07:38 PM

32. The reason the subject of stay at home dads is relevant

is because it is implied by the issue of course.

If men with no jobs are less able to find a partner, naturally the implication is that men have less of a chance to be stay at home dads. I am surprised that has to be spelled out to someone as intelligent as you.

"The subject of stay at home dads never came up. I think that is a great arrangement for a family if that's what works for them. "

I find that statement a bit disingenuous. We are not talking about your opinion or seabeyond's opinion on the subject. That is nice and all but does not really address the societal problem I described about men's true lack of such options.
It would be like if I said that "in my opinion, women shouldn't be harassed on street corners and I never do it" and I expected that to have some sort of effect or impact on the issue. It doesn't but it is appreciated.

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