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  •  I agree with everything you said, just.. (1+ / 0-)
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    ..I would personally prefer if NFL remained exclusive of female players. It's is only my preference, my bias I suppose.

    In most every aspect of life, I see no reason for women to be excluded, including the Scouts. I don't see a lot of reason to have 'boy' and 'girl' scouts. It's outdated. So long as they are properly supervised, I have no problem with them participating together.

    Likewise in sports like ski jumping, no reason for it.


    I will not teach a man who is not anxious to learn and will not explain to one who is not trying to make things clear to himself - Confucius

    by DiegoUK on Sat Aug 07, 2010 at 04:31:35 AM PDT

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    •  I agree with you on the NFL. (0+ / 0-)

      And I am a diehard female fan who was brought up by a mother who preached 'everyone is God's children' regardless of size, color, sexual orientation, sex, disability, you name it. The size requirements of the NFL and AFL (arena football) favor/demand the biological aspects of male homo sapiens. A woman player would be a freak of nature and heavily ridiculed and most likely discriminated against. I do agree that women can be coaches, owners, admin. personnel and hold their own w/any guy.

      Good diary as usual, teacherken. I agree with you on everything else.

      Mother nature did craft some differences between male and female human beings. That's differences, not weaknesses!

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