Re: Virulent, Vituperative, Venomous Virago

James Murphy (jmurphy@MAGNUS.ACS.OHIO-STATE.EDU)
Mon, 2 Jan 1995 19:30:44 -0500

On January 2, 1994, Ruby Rohrlich wrote:

"...sexism is as virulent a virus as racism."

I submit that regardless of whether we call it bullshit or cowshit this remains
unadulterated crap. When wom-n are routinely hanged from lampposts or shipped
to gas chambers and crematoria because of their gender, your exaggerated
statement might have some credence.

In the meantime, may I point out that like it or not we all remain members of
the genus <Homo.> Perhaps you or one of your cohorts should address this
taxonomic misogyny by petitioning the International Commission on Zoological

James L. Murphy