why do non feminists focus only on the rule while ignoring the exceptions?
why would someone judge a whole group of people rather than the individual? inspired of course by mike t's question. i'm not hatin' just curious. how can you even compare human beings to cars?
Asked By: Felina Gato - 3/26/2008
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I think you are both wrong, and the REAL issue is when a group (feminist/non-feminist) focuses solely on what makes their arguement look better, but flop back and forth between "rule" and "exception" within the same arguement. If you are speaking at the macro level (rule/demographgic), then stay at the macro level... More
Answered By: Concerned Citizen - 3/26/2008
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interesting. I found it to be the case that FEMINISTS focus on the rule when it applies to men, but focus on the exceptions when they apply to women. Isn't that convenient?
Answered By: Trophy Wife Trapped in Mans Body - 3/26/2008
Why would you say Hondas are good cars when I know of ONE Honda that sucks? Why? BECAUSE MOST OF THEM ARE GOOD... why waste time focusing on that RARE lemon? Why? Tell me why.... EDIT: Why NOT compare humans to cars? It if works it works. Why compare anything to anything?
Answered By: Mike T - 3/26/2008
Because they don't have to think as hard.
Answered By: 666666z - 3/26/2008
stereotyping is simply ignorance, no matter who it is used against(race or sex) You can not judge an individual by gender standards.
Answered By: Untamed Rose - 3/26/2008
Most people say things or voice their opinions without thinking why they feel that way... More
Answered By: hermit - 3/26/2008
Generalizing things is often a very useful tool, it gives general information about a group of people or things. Just because there are "exceptions to the rule" does not invalidate the general inferrence... More
Answered By: celtish - 3/26/2008
Non-feminists do not focus on the rule while ignoring the exceptions. I know, because I am a non-feminist, or anti-feminist, or lover of reality, or whatever you prefer to call it... More
Answered By: drjj1967 - 3/26/2008
It's human nature to do so when you don't know the individuals, but hear plenty from the group in general. It's easy to hate what you don't know personally.
Answered By: aussiebloke609 - 3/27/2008
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