What is truly frightening is that these sexist and racist headlines and comments are not made to be intentionally malicious. Most people, even if they are internal scumbag bigots, will closet their demons for their professions. Nobody WANTS to be on the wrong end of these and having to make apologies and retractions.… Read more
Fuuuuuuck this. Hearing about Michael Phelps medaling isn’t even news anymore, and yet they have to detract from Simone Manuel’s historic win by mentioning him? The correction isn’t much better - she deserves her own headline!!! She deserves her own headline, but even the fact that it was a gold medal tie is more… Read more
They don't tolerate no book learnin'. School is being told what to hate and kill while bouncin' on grandpappy's knee.
Exactly!! My Mom always told me to walk with purpose to deter random men from accosting me or robbing me b/c being hesitant makes you a target. Read more
Officers singled out Al-Matar allegedly because of her “suspicious behavior”, which included “walking at a brisk pace, in a determined manner.” Read more
Holy shit. I have nothing more to contribute, just my total horror that someone would say and believe that. Read more
My (inner) response to when my dad says, “If we can get Trump in the whitehouse,”:
This is such bullshit. I pointed this out to someone who is a “supporter”. Their response would have been funny had it not been chilling. She said “Well, in my day a woman knew her place. You don’t speak out against those who are wealthier because they are more powerful. This little girl (ACK!!!!) should be covering… Read more
Also the thieves, drunk drivers, and drug users. And the ones who lose track of their service weapons. Yeah, all of them. And I think the preferred term is sex worker. Read more
If Trump becomes president, do you think the Secret Service’s job will be to protect the rest of us from him? Read more
Have we tried reciting the text while in the same room as that creature dug up from a Siberian diamond mine? I mean... this might not be the safest idea, but it could work. Read more
Pokemon are truly everywhere.....