Yesterday I had a conversation with some acquaintances, during which one of the acquaintances said that she didn’t think that “political correctness” was a real thing. 1,110 more words
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We are obsessed with what is “normal.” We hear people saying not to “normalize” Donald Trump’s behavior toward women, or condemning our culture’s “heteronormativity” (i.e. the assumption that opposite-sex attraction is the norm, with same-sex attraction being anomalous). 674 more words
This will be a series in which I tell the world how it ought to speak. My recommendations are not binding, as I have no authority to impose my speech preferences on the world. 744 more words
If we’re honest, I’ll bet we’ve ALL said a few stupid things that we wish we never said.
And I’d bet that we’re glad that most of us didn’t have someone (non-consensually) recording us to bring out and embarrass us later. 124 more words