Not Breaking, but Interesting News
16 November 2015
It’s many things, but most importantly it is a sign of empathy. We need more of that and if the only way some can demonstrate it is with a meme or a hashtag, so be it. Call it slacktivism if you want, but it looks a hell of a lot more like solidarity to me.
If you don’t see it, it’s because you’re not looking. If it doesn’t matter unless the victims look like you, then you’ve got another problem entirely.
Intolerance isn’t a solution in this scenario. In fact, it’s rarely the answer to the world’s problems. Instead of shooting everything that isn’t exactly like us, maybe we should focus on understanding. Understanding does not breed weakness, it builds strength.
The hearts pissed off a lot of people. In related news, we don’t give a fuck about anything unless it’s trivial. What a time to be alive, y’all.
Quit running to the doctor crying about every little thing so as to demand antibiotics. You’re not doing anyone (including yourself) any favors.