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    Re: Sun's Gender
    From: Doug Faunt
    Date: 2020 Jun 21, 10:52 -0700

    I hope everyone knows The Beaverton is satire and parody, all fiction.
    
    On Sun, Jun 21, 2020 at 10:46 AM Bill Lionheart
     wrote:
    >
    > Inanimate objects do not have gender, except possibly ships.
    >
    > In the case of the Sun it seemed NASA checked and it prefers neutral
    > pronouns https://www.thebeaverton.com/2017/06/nasa-finally-answers-big-question-gender-sun/
    >
    > Bill
    >
    > On Sun, 21 Jun 2020 at 08:31, David C  wrote:
    > >
    > > In English speaking countries  does the sun still have a gender or has he 
    been neutered by political  correctness?
    > >
    > > The ony use of gender I can find quickly is this quote from Cotter:
    > >
    > > "The R.A. of the sun is 00 hr  00 min  00 sec when he is at the First 
    Point of Airies at the time of the spring equinox."
    > >
    > > Which raises another issue  -   the Spring equinox will be in three months 
    time in September but I suspect that that is not what Cotter meant!
    > >
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