The Number One Reason Boys are Better Than Girls

Written by mom - 23 Comments

As a followup to my list of five reasons that boys are better than girls, I’d like to point out a comment from a reader named Jim Durbin, who attributed the following to his father-in-law:

“With a boy, you just have to worry about one [boy]. With a girl, you have to worry about all of them.”

(The brackets denote editing by Jim to ensure family friendliness – use your imagination.)

Published on May 30th, 2007 - 23 Comments
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  1. I’m sorry but I had no where else to say this. I’m sick of this boys are so much better than girls. All my life I’ve had to compete with my brother for my dad’s attention and guess who won it. Definitely not me because I was the annoying, blonde, little imp who spent too much time playing with dolls. And what hurt me even more is when I became a little older and I dropped the whole pink princess phase and became more interested in sports, base-ball in particular. He still didn’t like me, my brother was still untouchably high on the pedestle. I hate to sound over-dramatic but why is being a girl so bad? I’m not catty, I’m not a drama queen, I condemn the color pink, and I still watch base-ball whenever I can. You make the female gender out to be some kind of disease. Thanks for making the wound just that much deeper. I’ll make sure to let my brother know just how much better he is =(

    Comment by Nina — Jun 4th 2007 @ 6:12 pm
  2. Hey Nina, don’t forget that the four boys came from someone who was once a little girl herself!

    Comment by camellia — Jun 4th 2007 @ 10:10 pm
  3. Nina, did you click through and read the list of five reasons boys are better than girls? We also included a list of five reasons girls are better than boys.

    Comment by dad — Jun 5th 2007 @ 6:46 am
  4. I am glad that I was born a boy. I am just as glad that my wife wasn’t. Heheh.

    That being said, I hope that we have one of each, but we’ll be just as happy with whatever gender we get.

    Comment by Blaine Moore — Jun 5th 2007 @ 2:00 pm
  5. I think that boys are easier for dads to relate to because they “is one”. That means there’s the same thought processes and they understand how they think.

    I don’t think that your dad loves you any less, Nina, it’s just that he relates better with his boy. (If this is the case at all– you should ask him about it.)

    Comment by MInTheGap — Jun 7th 2007 @ 9:19 am
  6. THAT ROCKS! And so, so, SO TRUE! Might just have to post that one on my site (with credit of course.)Thanks for the laugh! — A Girl

    Comment by Colleen (My Baby and More) — Sep 17th 2007 @ 9:30 pm
  7. Eh, in my view all these thought (of this website) is just for laughs….

    The comparison is annoying. Why a need for this? I don’t think anybody is better than anyother person. We all are same.
    -A boy.

    Comment by ljmudit — May 19th 2008 @ 2:17 pm
  8. Hi me and madalyn my best friend are doing a report about boys and girls in active activity,because all the boys in our class think they have better active power than us.All the girs totally disagreed with them so we got in a argumet about it so me and madalyn planned to do a report on it.

    thanks for listenining love ma

    Comment by aly and madalyn — Sep 18th 2008 @ 9:03 pm
  9. OK I have 3 girls and I am dead happy I am a girl, I think that why is it so horrible being a girl cause in my personal veiw I think there more important and you need more of them in the world( but of corse you need boys too) I think what the people did along time ago was horrible( in the bible) They basically said yea women are useless, rape them kill them they don’t matter, oh yeah I would like to go up to them and say Hey Bitches you all wanna die cause that the way it is, In my personal view Woman are more important then men and we need more of them, but of corse we need boys too I have 3 girls and I have a baby on the way witch I hope is a boy, But still what they did in the old days was horrible, Screw them

    Comment by A Mom to 3 and one on the way — Jan 2nd 2009 @ 8:38 pm
  10. Hey, ‘A Mom’, want to know why insects and insect species keep dying at such a stupidly high rate? Not because of human intervention (although that does kill an awful lot of them), but because they have too few males! They simply do not vary enough in their genetic make up and so when a relatively simple illness comes along, such as a new strain of the common cold that they have not evolved to be immune to, they are all genetically identical and so their entire species can be wiped out in days! This is known to happen frequently in species such as ants and bees, where entire nests of the insects are genetically identical and so if one is killed by the disease they will all die.

    I am relieved we humans have managed to evolve to be strong and immune to most illnesses due to our brilliant evolution through genetic variation – for which to happen you need a male female ration of 1:1.

    Comment by Moi — Jul 11th 2009 @ 12:00 pm
  11. I am Himani of class VII and I study in St.Xavier’s High School , Rampura Phul. I whole – heartedly support the motion that ‘Girls are superior to boys’ as they show better results in board examination and everywhere else. They perform the greatest role of mother. Let’s take the example of our own mother. Is she not caring us properly and not giving us proper meals? According to me, she is the best. Are all girls not having good intelligency and good ability of tolerance? If we think it deeply , I think the answer is yes.
    Now the question arises why are girls like Kiran Bedi, Medha Patkars, Sunita Williams, Kalpana Chawla, etc. not allowed to be born and bloom? Why are women who are the hub of family life and are name and fame of family not given equal rights as men? Are they not human beings?
    So,let’s join our hands together and let these beautiful creatures be born and bloom.

    Thank you!

    Comment by Himani Aggarwal — Nov 7th 2009 @ 8:29 am
  12. According to me,
    “Boys have dull brains and they are mad.They can also be said SENDS BED – Stupid,Ediot, Non-Sense, Duffer,Stubborn,Bloodifool,Ediot,Duffer.”

    Comment by Himani Aggarwal — Nov 7th 2009 @ 8:37 am
  13. boys have the rights to do every thing and girls have no rights so girls have to get their rights

    Comment by thahana — Feb 10th 2010 @ 8:32 am
  14. boys are intelligiant if they have help to read and write they turn out University students and pass

    Comment by shirley rees — Jun 1st 2010 @ 3:16 pm
  15. I am a student in Swansea University

    Comment by shirley rees — Jun 1st 2010 @ 3:17 pm
  16. Hi i’m a girl ,and i think that boys are not better than girls and these are the top 3 reasons girl are better than boys

    1.they are cleaner
    2.they are politer
    3.and if girls didn’t have babies
    there would be no boys

    Comment by Andrea — Jun 7th 2010 @ 6:42 pm
  17. I have news for you ladies, without males the population also cannot reproduce!!!. Also, without males sport would be terrible. I mean come on who wants to watch the WNBA?? The world would be a mess. Most of the people who are priminister/presidents are males. Females have the tendency to believe that the world would be more peaceful if females were in charge. I don’t think so.. Women are by far more petty, b!tchy and stressed. Also, if one country was run by females they would be invaded in seconds. Could you imagine a female army? they’d be a bunch of pansies. Women think they are as tough as males. Clearly not. Just to cap it off, males earn more per year in salaries than females. The majority of CEO’S, managing directors and regional managers are males

    Comment by Michael — Feb 21st 2011 @ 7:31 pm
  18. Well HUMANS I think were all exactly equal so screw sexist Boys and girls it doesn’t matter and there are women out there that could break your whole body in 5 seconds and there are also men out there that could make a pie so good you’d cry about it.. Btw I’m eleven so don’t give me rude crap.

    Comment by Jade — Mar 5th 2012 @ 3:49 am
  19. Oh and by the way “Michael” do you know why there are more male politicians? Because women don’t give a crap about pointless things like politics.

    Comment by Jade — Mar 5th 2012 @ 3:57 am
  20. all girls listen carefully
    boys are definitely better than girls….
    bcoz all inventions and discoveries are made by boys only
    see the history then told me okk
    and by the way without male sperm you cannot produce baby

    Comment by amit — Oct 25th 2012 @ 3:59 pm
  21. listen hirmani if boys are dumb or idiot
    see the history okk , all discoveries made by boys okk,……..
    u idiot hirmani

    Comment by amit — Oct 25th 2012 @ 4:01 pm
  22. I think boys and girls are equal and should be treated with the same respect

    Comment by Sarah — Apr 14th 2013 @ 3:14 pm
  23. The number one reason boys are better are girls is because boys are less dramatic.

    Comment by Noah — May 5th 2013 @ 4:40 pm

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