The most dangerous phrase in the language is, “we’ve always done it this way.”
"Come on, let’s mix it up!" The heart surgeon says.
"B-but we’ve always done it this way!" The other replies, "this is how you replace a heart valve."
"That’s the most dangerous phrase in the human language!" The first surgeon replies haughtily as he inputs a fruit loop into the patient’s heart. "This will be his valve. He will be a fruit loop in a world of Cheerios."
(taken from this post on the experiments of Harry Harlow)
This is serious business, because this is a large part of how sexism, racism, homophobia, rape culture, ethnocentrism, etc. continue to happen.
That bullshit heart surgery example doesn’t even make sense though, does that person think that we’re still doing heart surgery the exact same way we’ve always done heart surgery? As if medicine isn’t constantly changing and updating? Wow it’s almost like people are finding excuses to not have to think critically about the world!
The heart surgery thing was clearly a joke but I’m reblogging for the study.
alright you guys have posted some pretty bad jokes on here but not one comes close to this doozy
so there’s a far-off place that consists of a perfectly triangular lake surrounded by land, with three kingdoms on the three sides of the lake. the first…
I SWEAR TO GOD
I WANNA BE A PRETTY GIRL WHO WEARS FLOWY DRESSES AND BOWS AND CUTE SHOES
BUT I ALSO WANNA BE A GUY WITH BUTTON UP SHIRTS AND FACIAL STUBBLE
BUT I ALSO WANT TO BE A PUNK GIRL WITH TEAL HAIR AND CROSS JUMPERS
BUT AT THE SAME TIME I WANT TO BE A GUY WITH BEANIES AND COMBAT BOOTS AND PIERCINGS
dye your hair teal, get some piercings, and wear manly button-ups with flowy skirts and combat boots and punch anyone who doesn’t fall on their knees and worship you
he will never live it down.
i’m gonna quote yoon on this one:
if you don’t call your captain dad/mom at one point you need to reevaluate your underclassmanship
Three years ago, I couldn’t talk to real girls very well, so I decided to do some research. But the reality was that girls were much deeper than I’d thought…
i can’t even call this an art blog anymore….
did you know that Yowamushi Pedal becomes more entertaining when you pretend that every major character is from another anime? well now you do
About the art request… could you maybe draw Imaizumi and Midosuuji in a "get along shirt"? :''> S-sorry it's kinda stupid though I always wanted to see this ehtiuwet Thanks anyways-
heard you were talkin shit jakazure
I get to draw two Midousuji commissions this weekend! Man he is sooo much fun to draw!
*wakes up at 9* nice
*immediately falls asleep, wakes up at noon* less nice
i am just very uncomfortable with the way i am perceived like there’s a disconnect between my actual identity and the identity ppl assume i have and it makes me uncomfortable and stressed out