This article took me on a pretty wild ride. I’ve been a pretty committed Caroline snarker over the past 4-6 months - checking in on the weird subreddit they have for her and participating in multiple Caroline themed group chats with IRL friend - but I have to say I’m nope-ing the fuck out after this article. I went in… Read more
Continuing with the gum analogy, it always made me think so then is it OK for your partner to get tired of you? Like you were fresh and juicy when he met you, but eventually you will be flavorless and hard and he can’t blow bubbles any more and he’s going to want a new piece of gum, right?
You know Jez didn’t do any of this. I agree with you - this is moral superiority at the sake of someone else’s privacy. And yes, domestic violence is exactly the kind of thing that “can happen to any family” as the author wrote in the original piece.
Good for them. This is a way to use your whiteness in a positive manner and how to be a good ally. If you see injustice, speak out. I know everyone on here know about the unequal enforcement of rules, but these ladies’ families and Facebook friends need to be shown “proof” of this treatment. Now comes the part of not… Read more
Acting like a child isn’t a gendered quality. Nice try, child.
Or you know people can date whoever the hell they want
Never heard of Brother Nature (because I am an Old), but this is Reason 4,009,736 that I am glad social media wasn’t around when I was a youth. Not because I was spewing bigoted hogwash, but because there are no lasting secrets on the Internet, not even that dumb shit you did as a pre-teen. It can come back to haunt…
Preteens just repeat the things they hear around them. It’s completely unreasonable to hold things against them years later. That’s even true of things like arson and armed robbery (which most justice systems in the US believe are juvenile court matters and should be remained sealed.) Read more