Originally Posted by Andrew Gubb
This is more a gender-inspecific case of being an assh*le than anything to do with the code of chivalry. I haven't lived 60 years ago when men were men and everything was in black and white, but I do think that people were often assh*les too back then.
I still live in black and white. It's a stylistic choice. I can show you how to change the settings if you'd like. You could also try high-contrast and super bright. You've just got to toy with the settings until you get something you like.