I have a friend in her 50s. She's fed up, y'know? She's lived a long time with all this patriarchal bullshit. Her posts frequently reflect that frustration:
As you can imagine, lots of agreement. But there's always that one person:
Sigh. SMH. My friend is nothing if not polite:
Through my irritation, though, I saw an opportunity, courtesy of my eloquent friend. So I indulged in some snark, which I rarely allow myself in these kinds of discussions:
I don't really get into the TLA thing that often. So when I do, I'm especially irritated. Despite the insult, my most important intention was to point out an example of #notallmen. And that it's a variation of the attitude that is #alllivesmatter.
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