Yet another illuminating look at the world told through statistics:
i, The contributing membership of NOW is about 500,000 - presumably mostly women.
ii, The readership of Mills and Boon novels is about 50,000,000 - presumably mostly women.
"[Granny] was opposed to books on strict moral grounds, since she had heard that many of them were written by dead people and therefore it stood to reason reading them would be as bad as necromancy."
- Terry Pratchett, Equal Rites