Three people from different parts of the country passed away at the same time. All were met at the gates by St. Peter. The first was an architect from California. Peter said, “You’ve built beautiful buildings and served men on earth, but before you come in you have to pass one small test, spell ‘God'”.
“G-O-D,” replied the architect and St. Peter waved him through.
The second person to approach was a rancher from Texas. Peter looked at him and said, “You’ve served man upon the earth by providing food through the cattle you’ve raised but before you come in there’s just one small test, spell ‘GOD'”.
“G-O-D”, said the rancher and Peter waved him through.
The third person was an attractive businesswoman from New York. Peter said, “You’ve served the world of commerce, but before you come in you’ll have to pass one small test.”
At this the woman interrupted, “Oh come on now Saint,” said the woman, “I’ve had to fight for every promotion I’ve ever gotten. I’ve had to take lower pay for the same job as a male colleague, and I’ve been continually harassed by bosses and peers for one reason, my gender. And now here I am and you’re giving me a hard time too; what kind of test? Let’s get it over with.”
Peter thought for a moment and said, “Spell Czechoslovakia”