You are what you say
youarewhatyousay-
Jan 8 2019
18

Not just TRE45ON, either - no time for POTUS44's immigration speech because it was “too partisan” according to the networks, but somehow they found plenty of time for Bush’s immigration speech in 2006 Read more

Jan 11 2018
1

Like I said it’s just a guess/theory on my part. Chicago is a city of neighborhoods and you can go to parts of the city that are populated with primarily people Mexican, Poland, India, Pakistan, Swedes, you name it. But the black areas of the city are just that.

Jan 11 2018
2

I think because a large part of Chicago’s black population is from the South (the Great Migration), everyone just assumes everyone who’s black is from there. And if you’re from some other place, you just go along and nobody asks you for specifics. I mean, I can’t ever recall being asked “No, where are you REALLY Read more

Jan 11 2018
2

Yes, for sure, but my point is there may be a substantial Cape Verdean population in Chicago, but I never knew it because no one black really promoted/talking about their individual specific heritage. There were no parades for the different groups. There was the Bud Billiken Parade for the black folks and that was it.

Jan 9 2018
14

I love Irish family gatherings. They start off well meaning then by the end..it’s like a Jerry Springer free for all & ducking fists & chairs.

Dec 10 2017
15

My theory is that you are right - the higher mortality is related to difficulty with communication and that black women’s concerns and real medical issues are not being acknowledged or addressed as quickly because of communication issues with (predominantly white, often male) physicians. It would be interesting to see Read more

Dec 10 2017
27

Considering the events of the last 2 years, you might be surprised to learn that it wasn’t until just now that I finally lost faith in humanity.

Dec 10 2017
45

I didn’t suffer any complications or life-threatening issues, but I remember people not fucking listening to me. I wasn’t all that hungry. Yes, all the sitcoms and movies lied to you. I was thirsty though. Read more

Dec 10 2017
56

Always regret clicking any links about Lindsay Lohan. It’s never ‘enrolled in college ‘ or ‘has decided to take a quiet, normal person job’. Instead it’s pretty much always weird or depressing.

Dec 10 2017
18

One of my friends sons came out last month. We all knew he was gay since he was 4, i dont love him any less, i was just so sad he was afraid we would reject him and had prepaired himself for the rejection. He seemed shocked when everyone he told was like yeah i thought you were. It really doesnt matter.

Dec 10 2017
8

The problem is that plenty of these dudes have and will do this shit to women in their household.