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Men are simply better at everything?



I've been watching lately this New Normal trend and it seems to be men , transgender men are doing so great as being women? Not only now they'll compete at the olympics in wrestling but in the beauty-fashion industry we've got already some models, like that aussie model Ana Pejic, Victoria's Secret also going in that direction , youtube beauty millionaires are all trans or drag queens .....
We cant say that for women. ? Havent seen where trans gender women are excelling and doing better than men in some professions,sports,vocations..

PS: The new normal logic > " some argue that because she went through male puberty, she will have an unfair advantage over her competitors." Really ? omg those haters

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New Zealand Weightlifter Will Be The First Openly Trans Competitor At The Olympics
June 21, 20211:11 PM ET

New Zealand has named Laurel Hubbard to its women's weightlifting roster for the upcoming Olympics in Tokyo, making her the first openly transgender athlete to compete in the games.

Hubbard, 43, will compete in the category for women over 87 kg, about 192 pounds.

"I am grateful and humbled by the kindness and support that has been given to me by so many New Zealanders," Hubbard said in a statement on Monday. "When I broke my arm at the Commonwealth Games three years ago, I was advised that my sporting career had likely reached its end. But your support, your encouragement, and your aroha [love] carried me through the darkness."

But her selection is not without controversy. Some argue that because Hubbard went through male puberty, she will have an unfair advantage over her competitors."
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Re: Men are simply better at everything?

Love your Aussie username
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Old 25.06.2021, 11:46
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Re: Men are simply better at everything?

maybe some 30 year old will self-identify as a 5 year old and become the local egg-and-spoon race champion...
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Old 25.06.2021, 12:33
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Re: Men are simply better at everything?

hahahaah this southpark episode)))))) love it

I have to identify as a turtle , join turtles and win their world athletics championship , can see myself win the 100 metres, 200 metres race
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Old 25.06.2021, 12:37
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Re: Men are simply better at everything?

I still am impressed at how things turned out better for men ... For several years we've been hearing how XY have smaller penises then ever and low sperm count ...

https://cordis.europa.eu/article/id/...le-sperm-count

All of sudden, what a twist of events, men becoming girl models, athletes , musicians ...
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Re: Men are simply better at everything?

This fallacy simply doesn't hold up with Grace.
https://youtu.be/KoWmS5IYCkA
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Re: Men are simply better at everything?

Cue Caytlin Jenner and her winning the Woman of The Year Award half a decade ago.

Turns out men are even better at being a woman.
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Old 25.06.2021, 13:12
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Re: Men are simply better at everything?

Grace Jones is androgyne but if we look at the male actors around her ,they're all really caveman size

So far , haven't seen a trans woman being able to match the size of Jason Momoa, or the guys in this scene or a transgender woman joining the men weightlifting or wrestling olympics team , so once again , men win
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Re: Men are simply better at everything?

I feel sorry for all the sportswomen who are being robbed of their chances by this sort of rubbish.

Even if it is hillarious!
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Re: Men are simply better at everything?

I really wish that there was a way for trans women to fairly take part in women’s sport, but I don’t see an easy answer. Even if their testosterone is now low, they still had an advantage in body development earlier in life. Same issue with intersex athletes like Caster Semenya. Unfortunately this is a situation where inclusion of the minority is really unfair to the majority.
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Old 25.06.2021, 16:28
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I still am impressed at how things turned out better for men ... For several years we've been hearing how XY have smaller penises then ever and low sperm count ...

https://cordis.europa.eu/article/id/...le-sperm-count

All of sudden, what a twist of events, men becoming girl models, athletes , musicians ...
well, the way you put it, they merely found a way to make the best with the little they got.

A good example to give, if you need to explain the difference between problem-oriented and solution-focused.
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Old 25.06.2021, 16:52
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I really wish that there was a way for trans women to fairly take part in women’s sport, but I don’t see an easy answer. Even if their testosterone is now low, they still had an advantage in body development earlier in life.
Agreed.

If people can't see that trans-women don't have a competitive advantage in most sports then they ought to ask themselves why there are no female-to-male trans competing in mens' sports.

I think a big part of the problem which strikes me as unfair is that up to fairly recently in human history, women were not allowed to compete in many sports at a professional level.
Now that they can, their chance to win and succeed (which can be necessary on a financial level more than just winning) is possibly going to be taken away by trans-women.

They decide whether a trans-women can compete based on testosterone levels. Perhaps they need to include other factors in their decision such as muscle mass?

If people think testing is unfair then they need to realise that body factors are continually assessed in other sports -especially body weight (and hence muscle mass) in boxing, jockey weight alone in horse racing and so on.

I don't think there will be an answer that will make everyone happy but I don't think the current way of doing things is fair to all parties either.
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I feel sorry for all the sportswomen who are being robbed of their chances by this sort of rubbish.

Even if it is hillarious!
Is it funny? It will only discourage many girls many of whom already have confidence issues from taking part in competitive sport. Womens world track cycling has already been wrecked by strapping Rachel "Rhys" McKinnon winning and taking part.

One solution: set up a separate trans category in sport but allow CIS men and women and trans folk to compete. The trans women may get a taste of their own medicine when they have CIS men competing with them
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Is it funny?
It is not. It is polite.

Will paralympians protest?

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Is it funny? It will only discourage many girls many of whom already have confidence issues from taking part in competitive sport. Womens world track cycling has already been wrecked by strapping Rachel "Rhys" McKinnon winning and taking part.

One solution: set up a separate trans category in sport but allow CIS men and women and trans folk to compete. The trans women may get a taste of their own medicine when they have CIS men competing with them
It's pretty simple:
you compete against the other men if you have a Y-chromosome, even just a fraction of it, including XXY and other very rare stuff. Your looks don't matter nor the way you see yourself nor what you identify as.
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Re: Men are simply better at everything?

Men are assuming the trans woman will win. But she can still lose and nobody will give a damn. As one dude said, victory has many fathers but defeat is an orphan.
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Good! Guess that means I can leave the cooking, cleaning, laundry, gardening, etc, etc, to hubby since he must be better at them than me.
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Re: Men are simply better at everything?

Transwoman are transwomen. They will never be women. To say otherwise is a denial of scientific fact.

While there are women who will never have a period, never go through menopause, never bear a child, most have the capability. Transwomen do not. They've not experienced growing up as a woman. They've grown up as transgirls then transwomen. That's their experience. It really is quite different. Just as real and valid, but different. I've no problem addressing them with the feminine pronoun.

Funnily enough, you seldom (ever?) see transmen competing on the sporting world stage.

According to transactivists (nearly all natal males), the above is transphobia. Funnily enough the transpeople I know personally agree with me, not the activists.
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