grand moof tarkin (moof) wrote,
grand moof tarkin

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"nobody understands me!"

On IRC, there was a discussion that included the line "i hate men. i think that is it. i am just tired of them not getting us."

That sort of sentiment pisses me off to no end for a multitude of reasons, but foremost among them is this: it implies that understanding is something that's passively done - and that it doesn't require interaction and work.

(This has been a Typical Male Emotional Expression of Anger through succinct digested thought; translations to the talk-it-out emotional format will be available in the foyer.)


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