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Old 06-26-2009, 10:51 AM   #33
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Re: Not coping with the new sensei

Joep Schuurkes wrote: View Post
Since I had the same reaction as Nick:
Sexism as such is not funny, a mildly* sexist joke that is conscious of its own sexism can indeed be funny, especially in the context of a serious discussion about a teacher's bad moods that does not take the teacher's gender into account (and rightfully so).
[*] 'mildly' because it does refer to a stereotype, but does not imply female inferiority.
Thanks a lot Joep! I still can't believe it was necessary.....
I will remember next time to attach very detailed explanation to avoid being sued as a sexy aikidoka...eegrrr..I mean sexist aikidoka


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