I’ve come across some extremely helpful men before who talk to me like I am a human, not a dumb broad who has never left the kitchen, and if I don’t understand, I feel comfortable letting them explain it to me.
I still want to be cuddled and big-spooned into strong, masculine arms, and I should be able to say I want that without being accused of being passive/clingy/whatever.
My opinion on gamers has been similar to my opinion on wood lice—they’re kinda icky and disgusting, but if you don’t go near them, they don’t bother you that much
Attendees seemed eager to network and to pound free coffee, but mostly to absorb whatever wisdom speakers could offer on topics as varied as social innovation, the future of media, body confidence, entrepreneurship, neurochemistry, and fundraising.
36. I’ve taken myself to dinner alone on a Friday. 37. I’ll do it again.
We are not princesses. We are not dolls. And men certainly do not owe us anything more than mutual respect.
By continuing to support the NFL in any way, CG is telling the world that though what happened isn’t good, it’s not bad enough to justice their loss.
News of the Islamic State’s egregious treatment of girls and women in Syria and Iraq has sent waves of horror across the globe. Stories from girls in captured communities, now living in sex servitude, have been leaked to reporters.
A relieved sigh. Then: “You shouldn’t call it a mugging if you weren’t hurt!”
How many times have you said “Of course… I’m a guy?” to a question without thinking about it? Or made a statement about how all guys are X or all women are Y? Right there, you’re falling into gendered stereotypes about men and women without realizing it.