Re: OT: Firewomen
|From:||Jeff Rollin <jeff.rollin@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, May 18, 2008, 21:16|
In the last episode, (On Wednesday 07 May 2008 08:12:31), Benct Philip Jonsson
> On 7.5.2008 Mark J. Reed wrote:
> > If the tests only test what is required for the position,
> > then you're correct. One does need to make sure that they aren't
> > testing other things that are only traditionally associated with the
> > position and male-biased, but I agree that requiring a certain level
> > of ability is not sexism.
> Exactly my thinking too, although I thought the topic
> so close to No Crown that I choose to forgo discussing it.
Of course, if you wanted to start a flamewar you could point out that the "No
Cross, No Crown" slogan itself discriminates against non-Christians and
"Please understand that there are small
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Tcl vs. Perl as a tourist attraction."
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