When I mentioned that my date this weekend was with a woman, my coworker said, “Cool! Have you been to *awesome gay sports bar downtown*? My boyfriend and I went there with his sister who’s gay and it was awesome!”
Not “*scary scary nasty homophobia and ignorant statements*” like it would have been at my old job.
(And then she wished me good luck and told me she hoped I had a good time)
“There’s really no way to do personal identity “wrong,” unless you identify as “person who stabs pedestrians” or something.”
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I honestly thought it would be decades before we saw this day.
“You beat a woman and drag her down a flight of stairs, pulling her hair out by the roots? You’re the fourth guy taken in the NFL draft. You kill people while driving drunk? That guy’s welcome. Players caught in hotel rooms with illegal drugs and prostitutes? We know they’re welcome. Players accused of rape and pay the woman to go away? You lie to police, trying to cover up a murder? We’re comfortable with that. You love another man? Well, now you’ve gone too far!”