Thank you. You made my point much better than I did because of my
ignorance of the level women reach in weightlifting. But why am I not
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In a message dated 2/25/2005 8:42:02 PM Eastern Standard Time,
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It's just that there is no evidence at all
that men are better at anything than women except perhaps lifting large
objects--unless, as I noted, it's a little, frail man and a tall strong
woman--and any gorilla can outlift any typical man.
I am not so sure about that. As someone who competes at Olympic
I can vouch for the strength of women. These are not bodybuilders but
style weightlifters who pound for pound are just as strong as their male
counterparts. it is not uncommon to see a woman clean and jerk 150%
Not many men can do the same.