Dear Abby’s advice to a reader nearly 30 years ago when they wrote in concerned that a gay couple had moved into their neighborhood.
Studies have repeatedly shown that having high self esteem does not improve grades, does not improve career achievement, it does not even lower the use of alcohol and most certainly does not reduce the incidence of violence of any sort because as it turns out extremely aggressive and violent people think very highly of themselves. Imagine that, sociopaths have high self esteem!
- George Carlin on the self esteem movement (via nixonplumbingco)
“By the time I was your age I really thought I knew who I was, but I had no idea. Like for example, when I was your age I was dating men. So what I am saying is when you’re older, most of you will be gay.”
May 16, 2009
If gay marriage affects your straight marriage obviously your marriage is pretty shitty to begin with.
- Mila Kunis (via requisiteamountofcaffeine)