“This will undoubtedly be one of my last posts in this format about a HuffPo article, due to the change in their format. which I abhor, btw.
To anyone who believes that sexual orientation is a choice, I say: No one would ever voluntarily choose to be a member of a persecuted minority group.
Every LGBT person suffers indignities at the hands of strangers. You never know when or from whom. But it happens. And when it happens, it hurts. At 63, my ego is pockmarked from people who think they are so much better than I am because they are straight.
So if any of you fundies out there want to tell me how doomed my soul is, save your breath. I have heard it. It's bull. You need to revise your thinking about humanity.”
“You have to have a controlled sample, otherwise, you can't gauge your demographics and your research will be worthless. That's statistics 101.”
TeBuChen on May 29, 2014 at 20:35:04
“You can certainly gauge your demographics. Anonymous studies just means that the researcher cannot connect data to the individual. They can certainly still answer questions about age, gender, nationality, etc., which this website does. Either way, the website is not collecting and publishing statistics, just giving people a forum to share their stories of casual sex.”
“They can't throw her out for disagreeing with them. A bar is a public accommodation. But you know what? She's already told the world about them so many will take her advice. There is more than one way to approach the problem.”
IMnN32 on May 29, 2014 at 21:16:09
“I'm not saying they should have thrown her out or anything like that.
So Daisy that's the game now huh? Anything someone finds offensive that someone says, or that a liberal disagrees with you're just going to ruin their business? Well Daisy I hope someone ruins your business by doing that I sincerely do.”
“"When I told him it was in extremely poor taste and that I’d appreciate it being taken down, he told me to calm down, and that if I hadn’t been so 'aggressive' the conversation would go better," she wrote.
Boy oh boy have I ever heard that all my life. As a female lawyer, I'm often told to not be so aggressive. Male lawyers are often complimented for the same thing.
There's nothing remotely funny about domestic violence and she was 100% right to complain.”
GeniusInTheory on May 28, 2014 at 12:38:46
“There's nothing remotely funny about domestic violence and she was 100% right to complain.
But the management, also would have been 100% right to leave the sign, and invite her to leave.”