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"Overall I really enjoyed my college years. Three of the biggest things that really shaped me were the ability to learn quickly/manage time, all of my friends that I now share a deep and unique bond with, and a much deeper…"
"It really depends on the career you plan to go into. Many fields require a college degree, or at least encourage it. Some simply require certification or apprenticing, such as trade professions like carpentry, auto repair, home repair,…"
"Wow, I didn't know that quite a few lefties read magazines back to front. I know some cultures/languages have their books go right to left, and I like reading translated manga that preserves the original Japanese layout. Does…"
"These are basically my worst and best points as well! I get annoyed when I have to wash the side of my hand off after writing with a pen or pencil for a while. Spiral notebooks (especially ones with big spirals) take some…"
"I agree; there are things that I've come to do to some degree of ambidexterity like kick a soccer ball with both feet or dribble a basketball with both hands, while right-handed (or right-footed) teammates would complain about having to use…"
"And that's totally understandable. But that doesn't mean you may not be subject to social repercussions, even if misguided. Buck the system all you want, but it is much more likely to hurt you, than the system. I choose to pick my battles…"
"It has to do with how it is used.
A non-jewish person saying "Oh, you know Peter, he's a real Jew..." often carries some negative connotations. The way the term has been used by some, nearly puts in in a pejorative category -…"
"Censoring, in some cases, is a strong word. But it is a strong word when it applies to political correctness as well. At the least, those fixated on being PC will shut you out or label you for using the word that isn't "in," or…"
""if there needs to be a change, the leaders of the change should be members of the group. For self-appointed guardians to decide for other ethnicities what they should be offended by seems pretty demeaning."Of course. By the same token,…"
"Although my main concern with PC is the other uses of it as discussed above, there's an ugly underside to the terminology for groups, that we need to be aware of. Maybe we already are. Let's see.
Consider a few groups that have PC updates…"
"If PC is to be defined _only_ as using language to be kind to minority groups, then it's not conflation to link kind language to minority groups to other uses to influence political opinion. Let's just be sure we don't limit it to…"
"My ex was similar to yours. I remember when she started sleeping on the couch and I understood that she had to come back to me (or not) on her terms. I let her sleep there for several weeks and after 7 years of marriage it was painful to…"