double standards

It’s 2022 and the culture shift is still well underway. People are getting back to the office now. And everything we went through is being worked into the new normal. Clearly getting it all right is going to take some time. Case in point… Redditor throwAIT4353 wanted to discuss their story for some feedback. So […] More
People Break Down The Most Infuriating Double Standards They've Ever Come Across
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What's fair is fair.

That is a bold faced LIE!

What's unfair is fair. That moniker seems to define life more accurately.

Everyday we all face them... the double standard.

It's all crap. So let's vent...

Redditor FlameBoySWE wanted to vent about the unfairness of life. They asked:

"What is the most infuriating case of double standards you've come across?"
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Men Describe The Double Standards They Experienced That Women Do Not
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The notion that it is socially unacceptable for one gender to engage in behavior typically reserved for another gender is outdated and ridiculous.

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As adults, we all know there are going to be instances where plans have to change or be canceled entirely, even with our very best friends or life partners. But there should rarely be a reason to miss your spouse’s birthday, pointed out the “Am I the A**hole?” (AITA) subReddit. Redditor Level-Sky8422 was surprised when […] More

Some time ago, I revisited an interview the actress Kathleen Turner gave to Vulture wherein she spoke about her life and career, focusing in particular on how her career trajectory changed following her rheumatoid arthritis diagnosis in the early 1990s.

She kept the disease a secret for years and suffered in silence. Living with chronic pain exhausted her and made her irritable which, in turn, gave her a reputation for being "difficult" in the industry.

And you know what? That interview reminded me that women are thrown away without a care in the world while men are given chance after chance... When was the last time you saw her headline a film, especially as an "older" actress?

The world is full of double standards that complicate the lives of men and women alike but the ones that don't explicitly rely on gender expectations are equally annoying.

People told us all about the double standards they're sick and tired of after Redditor SecretSquirrel224 asked the online community,

"What is a double standard that really bothers you?"
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