Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

1 Bump

They may be allowed in, but how welcome will those good ole boys make them feel?!

Here we are in 2012, & this kind of thing is still considered progress. SMH!!


Asked by mrsmom110 at 10:13 AM on Aug. 21, 2012 in Politics & Current Events

Level 47 (272,298 Credits)
This question is closed.
Answers (6)
  • Yep I agree I started my career as a Commodities Stock Broker and City Club where all the wheeling and dealing went on was a men's only club. Women were finally admitted to the lunches but not the sports and spa area. It was absurd the men acted like we were gonna get our periods and defile the purity of their damn club.


    Answer by booklover545 at 11:43 AM on Aug. 21, 2012

  • There's a good ole boys club in many areas of life. It will never all go away. Sad, but true.
    But breaking this barrier is huge progress.

    Answer by meooma at 10:47 AM on Aug. 21, 2012

  • 2012 and still places us women are not allowed. I heard they kind of had to. Not their choise really.
    I wounder what would happen if us women tried that?

    Answer by louise2 at 11:03 AM on Aug. 21, 2012

  • I have always thought Augusta was pompus. I would reject a membership from them if I were a man. At least one with dignity.

    Answer by frogdawg at 6:19 PM on Aug. 21, 2012

  • It's about time. Good ole boy's clubs should be illegal.

    Answer by robinkane at 10:34 AM on Aug. 21, 2012

  • ^^The new CEO of IBM is a woman & IBM is one of the sponsors of the big golf tournament there. Get the bigger picture here? again- SMH!


    Comment by mrsmom110 (original poster) at 11:06 AM on Aug. 21, 2012

close Join now to connect to
other members!
Connect with Facebook or Sign Up Using Email

Already Joined? LOG IN