I notice that females' questions, Takes, and answers get more traction than the guys', and their answers tend to get more up votes too. Do you think as a society we've predisposed ourselves to agree with females or give them more attention because they're women? While we subconsciously aren't interested in what guys say or think? This isn't the only site I've seen this happen on but it might be where I've seen it the most.
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I believe this has something to do with the movement to victimize women. There are a lot of third-wave feminists and social justice warriors out there making anyone that isn't a white, heterosexual male a 'victim' in some way.
Woman has sex while drunk and feels bad about it the next day - she would have a huge following of other SJW and 3rd Waves telling her she was raped, even though she knows she wasn't.
A woman does 'x' job and she is hailed as some 'great woman' for doing something that has been done before.
I think this is a symptom of both victimization and self-censoring. A black boss might be harder on black guys in order to show that he isn't being biased towards his 'fellow man'.
In much that same way, men and women are constantly flooded with the idea that women are mistreated, picked on, raped, and generally treated differently, so in order to compensate for this 'subconscious' thought, they automatically treat her with more reverence.
But, it could also simply be biology at work. Men compete with men for a woman's favor - women aren't really here to 'look for men' so they are here trying to 'help' another, which means the mean will upvote and be nicer to women, as will the women just because they're helping and women are generally nicer than men (or at least not as outright hateful).
It could be either of these things. But yes - I do notice how females get more support, but it isn't just on GaG - it's pretty much everywhere.