I dig it, CC. And I really admire the way you just lay it all out there. I disagree with a lot of your views, but I still see your coolness and forthrightness and that makes you awesome in my book. We can get along without agreeing with each other on everything. It's okay for people to be different from each other. And, really, when you think about it, isn't that the whole basis for a forum like this?
1) I find her to be thoughtful and open-minded. I just get the vibe that she's a good person; that she treats people kindly. I can't really make that judgement, but that's what my NeFi super powers detect..
Originally Posted by Orangey
I agree. PMS does exist, but only a portion (I don't know the exact statistic) of the female population experiences its symptoms at all, and among the ones who do, only a small portion experience it to a debilitating degree. Yet people will continue to use it (as it is used in popular parlance) as though it were universally applicable to each and every single woman to an equal degree. Ah well, it can't be avoided.
Edit: phoenix13, I see what you mean now. Perhaps that is their strategy, I don't know. All I do know is that I don't much respect a movement that uses blatant falsehoods as a means of gaining rhetorical clout.
I just had to thank you for that edit. It means you actually made the effort to decode my ill-expressed post. That means a lot to me... no exaggeration.