Weird Moment for me Personally

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Weird Moment for me Personally

Post by corplinx » Fri Nov 09, 2018 3:27 am

So they have these new "Space Force" baseball style shirts.

My wife loves that style of shirt, and I think Space Force would be a good laugh.

But I stopped before buying it...

"Hate Crimes" were originally meant to cover the crime of Intimidation. Punching a person is assault. Punching a person to send a message to others is a "Hate Crime".

When people laugh off things like "jobs not mobs", I think it is their discomfort laughing.

I can't buy my wife that shirt, too much trouble. Wearing it would bring a higher likelihood of verbal or physical assault.

I've been intimidated... That doesn't feel good to realize.

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Re: Weird Moment for me Personally

Post by Grammatron » Fri Nov 09, 2018 9:07 am

Society is odd like that sometimes. One can be provocative; but there are fashionable limits that change with time. For examples. wearing a t-shirt with a swastica on it would get you punched; yet wearing a t-shirt with a hammer and sickle might not even get a glance.