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This page is for all those funny peculiar things that don't fit elsewhere.
A computer science professor thought he would try a little experiment with his class. He divided them up into two groups, men and women, and asked each group to work out what gender to use when referring to them.
When the men reported back, they unanimously said that computers should be regarded as feminine. Their reasons were:
When the women reported back, they unanimously said that computers should be regarded as masculine. Their reasons were:
My son Nathan put me on to this page. It describes all sorts of technical possibilities, limited only by the technology and culture of the time. It is the Low-Tech Magazine
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