That scene in X2: X-Men United where Bobby goes to Boston and he explains to his family that he’s a mutant and his mom says “Well, Bobby honey, have you tried just not being a mutant?” just really describes how people react when you tell them you have a mental illness or…
Pitts have the most expressive eyebrows.
i refuse to be shamed for having a body. i refuse to get embarrassed when a tampon falls out of my purse or spend a whole day anxious about if someones going to notice that i forgot to shave a patch of leg hair. i wasnt put on this earth to spend my time apologizing for my existence and i refuse to let anyone make me feel like i have to waste my energy on all that petty shit
John Huppenthal (R), the superintendent of public instruction, using an online alias, ”posted several comments on a conservative-leaning website calling for no Spanish language in the state,” KTVK reports.
"We all need to stomp out balkanization. No Spanish radio…
This essay is excerpted from the book Gender Failure by Ivan E. Coyote and Rae Spoon, out now from Arsenal Pulp Press.
I never have this problem. Or maybe I just don’t notice it. Or MAYBE it’s because I’m so big. If I was an average-sized woman, I wouldn’t want to confront me.
No one has ever confronted me in a bathroom, though I get misgendered most of the time. I’m very much in my head in the bathroom, making sure my nails are clean and my part is sharp. Sometimes I notice small children looking at me quizzicaly.