this is from a real diary by a 13-year-old girl in 1870. teenage girls are awesome and they’ve always been that way.
This is from a real diary by M. Carey Thomas, who was incredible her ENTIRE life, too. Girls, don’t do science or you’ll end up a lesbian suffragette president of Bryn Mawr.
The first diary in Thomas’s hand (no. 6), a small volume with a handful of entries, begins with the endearing resolution: “I am going to be more gentel to the boys this year; I have asked Heavenly father to help me.”
Also, from when she was fourteen:"How unjust - how narrow-minded - how utterly incomprehensible to deny that women ought to be educated and worse than all to deny that they have equal powers of mind. If I ever live and grow up my one aim and consentrated purpose shall be and is to show that a woman can learn can reason can compete with men in the grand fields of literature and science and conjecture that opens before the 19 century…"
Reza Aslan, a man known for his sick burns on religious issues, dropping more sick burns.
I must be crazy to be in a loony bin like this.
We are here to assess your readiness for active duty, and if all goes I will stamp this release form, you can go back in the field.
Doesn’t anyone know what Christmas is all about?
The truth is all those angels started acting the same