When Liberals Make Me Face Palm: WHY THE HELL DO I HAVE TO KEEP WRITING THESE THINGS?
I can’t with this shit.
And yet I have to because this is the world.
I was all set to do a breakdown of Patricia Arquette and how her statements were problematic. I was going to do a whole deal wherein I pointed out the claim of hurt feelings by her and people who support her is typical of the modern Left. More than anything, I was going to make a point about how to fuck up and bloody fix it rather than dig the hole deeper.
But then the world gave me such great example of the right behavior that all of that has been done for me. Also, better writers than me have done the heavy lifting.
Look, people fuck up. We exercise our privilege without thinking. I’ve done it. It’s one f the hazards of talking out loud in any sort of public space. It’s a problem but one that everyone can respond to in a thoughtful and respectful way.
Here is the not thoughtful and respectful way to respond when you fuck up.
Don't talk to me about privilege. As a kid I lived well below the poverty line. No matter where I am I won't forget women's struggle.
— Patricia Arquette (@PattyArquette) February 24, 2015
Here is the correct way to go about rectifying your fuck up:
Do the second one and if you’re not willing to do that then deal with the consequences of your shit.