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    Quote Originally Posted by Butters View Post
    I was waiting for the arrow to the knee jokes to start invading Edugeek.

    Well done sir.
    Arrow+Knee jokes are only good when they apply directly to the conversation, as this did.

    Just like "that's what she said".

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    I have to say that it's unusual for me to come across anyone who expresses surprise that I'm a woman working in technical IT these days... which is why this guy's reaction flummoxed me.

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    Quote Originally Posted by elsiegee40 View Post
    I have to say that it's unusual for me to come across anyone who expresses surprise that I'm a woman working in technical IT these days... which is why this guy's reaction flummoxed me.
    Perhaps, he wasn't aware that kitchens can have decent tech too?

    [I'm joking... Please don't hurt me.]

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    Quote Originally Posted by X-13 View Post
    Perhaps, he wasn't aware that kitchens can have decent tech too?

    [I'm joking... Please don't hurt me.]
    You Say that but alot of Professional Chef's are male - just like the IT Industry. I'm all for Females in the Industry! Google is actually running a graduate program to encourage more females into the profession!

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    Quote Originally Posted by glennda View Post
    You Say that but alot of Professional Chef's are male
    It's a regular sausage-fest.


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    Quote Originally Posted by X-13 View Post
    It's a regular sausage-fest.

    Professional Kitchens are one of the best places to work IMHO (having been there done that) not for this reason though! Its hard work though for not great amounts of money!

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    Females rule males
    Geeks rule non-geeks
    Therefore:
    Female geeks rule EVERYTHING
    Mwahhahhhahhahahahahah

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    Quote Originally Posted by witch View Post
    Females rule males
    THAT'S SEXIST!!!

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    Lies!! Everyone knows there are no women on the internet, ergo they can't rule anything!

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    Quote Originally Posted by localzuk View Post
    Lies!! Everyone knows there are no women on the internet, ergo they can't rule anything!
    Just because you're safely back in Bristol!

    Have you recovered from academy-visit-envy yet @localzuk?

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    Quote Originally Posted by elsiegee40 View Post
    Just because you're safely back in Bristol!

    Have you recovered from academy-visit-envy yet @localzuk ?
    My academy envy has manifested itself as a horrible cold, so it'll be a while before I recover from it. Still crying myself to sleep...

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