This apparently wasn't his first psychotic break, I guess. Around ten years ago he beat the hell out of an older guy he worked with because "the voices told [him] to".
This is still so surreal.
"You get so tired. You get so sick of the homophobia, the sexism, the culture of rape jokes and wife beating cartoons. But today you can take 30 seconds and smile. Somewhere right now there is a daddy dancing along while his femmy boy sings Lady Gaga. Somewhere right now there is a little girl suiting up to go play football with her peewee team. Somewhere there is a woman taking off the clothes she hates and pulling on a pair of pants. And there are boys holding hands in front of Dairy Queen and there are girls on their first date at the mall. There is a mom driving her son to the court so he can change his name from Brittney to Brandon. There is a family supporting their daughter after she reveals sexual abuse. There is a foster parent hesitantly walking into his first PFLAG meeting. And there exists more freedom, more equality, more safety than has ever existed before in the history of humanity. Of course it’s not enough. But it is amazing just the same. And you have done this. This did not happen despite our tears and our sweat, our humiliation and betrayal. This happened because of it.
Keep being that “annoying” dude pointing out every sexist remark.
And don’t you EVER let the other side get you down. They know that wearing you out is all they have left. What they do not know is that because of you, their children are safer. Because of you, our schools talk about bullying. Because of you, sexual harassment is illegal at their place of business.
You’re doing it right."
So, as most of you know, I'm a total music nerd. My tastes span pretty much anything, and when I say that, I mean it, none of that "excluding rap and country" stuff - I will admit that the songs I like in those genres are few and far between, but I don't automatically write them both off. Anyways, the point of this post...
I'm asking for music recs. Though, like I said, my tastes are expansive, my Last.fm gives a ... probably more specific idea of what I like! In return, tell me what kind of music you like and I'll give you recs~
I don't have a lot of my music downloaded anymore, which I need to remedy, hence why I'm doing this. I'm working on converting most of my Y T favorites but I ... still want moar 8D;