They are prosperity Christians. They believe that they are entitled to rule the world.
I think an essential component of the alt-right is The Basic Instinct Defense: “I’d have to be pretty stupid to be caught doing this thing I’m obviously doing and I’m not stupid so you can’t catch me!”
Nice write up, I particularly appreciate the history, including of the sadly predictable actions of the medical community. I personally find it easy to take a “two things” tact in watching Silence. That ease is a mark of my own privilege and it’s completely understandable someone whose life has been negatively… Read more
Please tell me when that was - or was that when only one identity really 'mattered'?
Some of you need to realize that sometimes you can just shut up and respect someone’s opinion, especially if they are much closer to the experience. I might have quibbles with this and I might love Silence to death, but maybe respect a trans person’s views on trans issues and just shut up.
I have a very close trans friend and pretty soon after her coming out we were having a random conversation where she mentioned that she didn’t like movies like Lambs and Psycho — not even that they weren’t good movies, just that she finds a problem with their equation of psychopathy with gender non-conforming… Read more
People getting the vapors over guitar smashing is truly baffling, considering how common it was when these old people were younger. What happens to old people that makes them like that? Is it some societal thing, or do their brains change? Help me, I’m over thirty and I want to know before it happens to me.
Flannels. The versatile, always stylish, unbuttoned or buttoned, roll your sleeves up and pop your collar flannel. With colors to match every occasion, and the ability to be used for work or leisure, the flannel is a one size fits all must have item for any man or woman about town.
My understanding is that British actors prefer doing southern accents to other American ones because those diverged less from the common dialectical ancestor.