May

May 14, 2016

Please. Just. Stop. Using. The. Word. Retarded. K? Thanks.

Dear Everyone, It’s 2016.  Please.   Just STOP using the word “retarded.”  It’s hurtful.  It’s offensive.  It’s really not “PC” anyways.  And fyi should you know someone who truly has been diagnosed with retardation, I would say that you are being a bully to someone who cannot defend themselves against name calling. It is not socially acceptable folks.  It really isn’t.  It also makes my skin crawl when I hear people using the word “gay” to describe something that is not preferred.  For example “Dude that is so gay.”  Why?  Why is it that people feel it’s ok to use such hurtful […]