Lol. There is probably some truth to that. The pagans didn't like losing their gods and feast says, and the Christians and Jews didn't want their God acquired into the Pagan Roman, polytheist pantheon as another God to be worshipped along with Artemis, Hecate, Zues, etc.
Well, a lot of those evil scientists out there believe women came before man. Women also developed verbal communication skills before men. Our modern brains suggest women have more evolved and advanced structures in the brain relating to communication.
Also, fyi, men and women have the same number of ribs.