New Yorkers don’t mean to be rude; they’re just impatient. Time is highly valued here, so we show others respect by making an effort not to waste theirs… 353 more words
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Back on my post about society lying, I mentioned a category of untruth that we might generally consider “little white lies”.
In our society, these lies are generally feel-good statements, like, “everyone is beautiful,” or “don’t care what others think–be yourself!” If you believe these things too literally, you’ll get in a lot of trouble, because reality doesn’t work that way. 532 more words
A couple of quotes:
“Children are asked to watch two puppets, Sally and Anne. 184 more words