For many years back in the 80s-90s I made a living mostly framing McMansions in suburban Boulder…
Ron Collins

You laid that out very well.

Things don’t look much different this side of the pond. But it’s hard to split Western ways off from what is there by nature.

Another irony I’ve noticed is that these roles even persist among feminists. On the few occasions I’ve been daft enough to involve myself in one of those threads and face the blowback, it is almost always the case that the women are really short and then just take off — leaving the guys to dutifully deal with the unwelcome intruder. And the guys dutifully come to their call, sometimes even mob-handed… just to prove that equality thing, of course.

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