Fun fact: the reason that a cigarette is called a fag is that it’s a burning stick. LGBT men are called fag because they were burned with the kindling because being burnt on the cross was too good for them! So it’s still not good to call a cigarette a fag. :) hope that clears it up for you. What a FUN fact!
my friend and i had to break a social norm for our sociology class so we drove around and catcalled boys (and one male teacher omfg) and they all looked so alarmed and confused and like they thought we were straight up crazy it was priceless and it rlly highlighted the fact that women just expect to be harassed when walking down the street whereas guys are just completely taken aback by it
this is a really important thing for people to understand
Because the hatred of the own female body has become normalised to the point that listing things you hate about yourself is a perfectly normal pattern of conversation. Telling the sales assistant you can’t wear that dress because you hate your upper-arms or…
DO YOU KNOW THAT KIND OF WRITER’S BLOCK WHERE YOU ALREADY HAVE A PLOT, YOU KNOW WHAT TO WRITE BUT YOU DON’T KNOW HOW TO WRITE IT AND YOU JUST STARE AT THE COMPUTER SCREEN FOR HOURS UNTIL YOU FINALLY CLOSE THE DOCUMENT AND CURSE YOUR ENTIRE EXISTENCE