men taking over programming after the discipline being mostly pioneered by women in the 40s-60s is a perfect example of an active ideological project that is later rendered invisible by its own success

40s: programming is lowly womens work

80s: the Male Brain is optimized for touching computer


@dankwraith I wish men largely stayed out of CS. We'd probably be living in a cyber socialist utopia by now. At the very least, I wouldn't have had to quit my PhD and deal with reply guys telling me crypto is good actually.

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