VeryJoyfulHeart59 t1_iua134g wrote

The thing is, it wasn't thought of as destroying a women's career. Those women just didn't build careers.

This is an extreme analogy, but it would be like saying that you destroyed your dog's career.


VeryJoyfulHeart59 t1_iu9wbki wrote

He was a bit before my time, but even in my day I wouldn't have even thought of complaining about such a thing. That's just the way it was.

Edit: typo (would should have been wouldn't)


VeryJoyfulHeart59 t1_iu8wzmv wrote

Having lived in the Des Moines area for 7 years, I can attest that very few, if any of the locals are aware of this. However, if they did, they would be quite proud, as Iowans seem to be proud and arrogant regarding any negative attribute of Iowa and Iowans.


VeryJoyfulHeart59 t1_irc34y2 wrote