He SO gets it.
No need to say anything more really, other than: watch the video below!
“Because I think I am an interesting woman when I look at myself on screen. And I know that if I met myself at a party, I would never talk to that character because she doesn’t fulfill physically the demands that we’re brought up to think women have to have in order to ask them out. — There’s too many interesting women I have…not had the experience to know in this life because I have been brainwashed.”
~ Dustin Hoffman, actor
Thank you Dustin Hoffman.
Here’s the Tootsie scene in which “Dorothy” (played by Hoffman) reveals herself to be a man: