Respecting Kids' Bodily Boundaries and Teaching... →
Most of us can remember being pressured to just “suffer through it” from our own childhoods. Who doesn’t recall being forced to kiss “Great Aunt Edna” as a kid, or getting scratched by Uncle Bob’s beard as he leaned in for a squeeze? Or, being told to just ignore the teasing and roughhousing of our cousins? As a mother, I can relate to the embarrassment that a parent might feel when a child...
When we say "rape jokes" are bad or saying the...
greaterthanlapsed: This is not a call for institutionalized censorship, you ignorant jack-asses. It’s a call for self-awareness, empathy, kindness, and possibly even **gasp** self-censorship. You have the right to say whatever you want. However, I have the right to think you are an asshole. For fuck’s sake. Why is this all so hard? I swear, people will fight harder against being a decent...
I am DAMN impressed with the way this story is handled by the reporter. Siri needs some work, for sure.