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59330Re: The Job Listing - for men only

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  • Robert Sharpe
    Oct 2, 2005
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      Like it ore not...
      The BHS is a men's singing organization.

      Robert Sharpe
      Anaheim,CA


      --- In bbshop@yahoogroups.com, "judi" <crowj9@h...> wrote:
      > interesting defense, but does this actually sound "respectful of
      > their talents and abilities" to YOU, shelley?:
      >
      > "If that eliminates the fair sex, oh well. I won't apply for a
      > server's position at Hooters."
      >
      > it's 2005, for crying out loud. women also work as teachers,
      cleaning
      > ladies, and prostitutes! get with the program, shelley.
      >
      > judi
      >
      > --- In bbshop@yahoogroups.com, Shelley Herman <saherman@p...> wrote:
      > >
      > >
      > > > From: "judi" <crowj9@h...>
      > > > Date: Sun, 02 Oct 2005 05:36:41 -0000
      > > > To: bbshop@yahoogroups.com
      > > > Subject: [bbshop] Re: The Job Listing - for men only
      > > >
      > > > You ARE kidding, right?
      > > >
      > > > not at all concerned,
      > > > judi smith
      > >
      > >
      > > I have had personal and professional relationship with SAI and
      > it's members
      > > for over forty years. I respect the talents and abilities of
      those
      > ladies
      > > greatly. Their dedication to preserving four part harmony is
      > greater than
      > > some members of BHS, or so it often seems to me. My #2 all time
      > favorite
      > > quartet (after the Sidewinders) is a SAI gold medal quartet. My
      > wife sang
      > > in a medalist chorus for many years, so I am very familiar with
      > what the
      > > ladies can contribute to our hobby.
      > >
      > > However, For THIS SUBJECT ONLY, I am defining a Barbershopper as
      a
      > member of
      > > BHS/SPEBSQSA.
      > >
      > > I feel that in BHS, or any organization of this type, leadership
      > should be
      > > held by active, participating members. Others, regardless of
      > gender, might
      > > have the talent and ability, but they are not members of the
      > organization
      > > with the dedication that a long time member has.
      > >
      > > We recently were party to a mistake made within our own
      > organization, and I
      > > have seen the same sort of mistake made in two other
      organizations
      > I belong
      > > to where "outsiders" were hired with similar results.
      > >
      > > The D of M & E should come from within the very talented ranks of
      > BHS, just
      > > as all of the previous ones have.
      > >
      > > Shelley Herman
      > > saherman@p...
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