[Ads-l] Will differential treatment _never_ end?

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Sun Oct 1 15:56:45 EDT 2017


> What’s the diff … ?

I’ll have to get back to you. 😜

On Sat, Sep 30, 2017 at 10:03 PM Mark Mandel <thnidu at gmail.com> wrote:

> What's the diff between
> *half men* (and the other half women)
> and
> *half women* (and the other half men)
> ?
>
> Mark
>
> On Sep 27, 2017 12:02 PM, "W Brewer" <brewerwa at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> I was in graduate school so long, that there was a gradual *demographic
> shift from about half men (a lot of veterans) to half women*. (I'm not
> talkin' transgenders here.) By the time I finished, I was the only guy in
> the program amongst a gaggle of ladies.
>
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