[IMAGE DESCRIPTION: A manatee is facing the camera, straight on. The sand is underneath it, and the water is tinged cyan and blue. TEXT: “Please don’t spend your time comparing yourself to other people. They are them, and you are you. Be the best you can be. That is more than good enough.”]
Gonna keep a tally of messages I get from a) white feminists completely proving my point and b) people who think this comic proves feminism is worthless because I criticized one part of it. (Even despite me writing these words underneath the comic.) Then I’ll add them all up, see which column has more, and then drink myself to sleep either way.
"I try to stay away from other people. I don’t like to have to be keeping up pretenses all the time— it’s exhausting. Being a loner forces me to be two-faced sometimes, though. I’m always having to make up little stories to get out of social situations. But I’d much rather be alone, watching films. I enjoy watching actors. They’re always pretending, just like me."
you know what is insulting? one of the best villains in all of science fiction is described as a northern indian sikh and they cast him as the single whitest guy they could find. His name was Khan Noonien Singh not jerry from accounting