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Sep 25 '13
Highlights from the best hashtag on twittter
Transcripts below the cut
[Erika ⚧⚡✰ Sorensen @eiridescent
"I support you! Now hold on a second, just sit yourself down and let me explain to you why Dan Savage can say t****." #CognitiveCissonance
The Tom Fool @ Dan_Backslide
#CognitiveCissonance is “You’re just looking for ways to be offended! now relax and come over and watch Family Guy with me.”
Gods & Monsters @nanayasleeps
"I’m a trans ally! I support you!"/"Trans people ought to disclose their genitals to me so I don’t feel uncomfortable."
#CognitiveCissonance “It doesn’t matter what people call you, just be yourself. Now STOP CALLING ME CIS!”
#CognitiveCissonance is when they say you’re so brave for being yourself, then get affronted when you correct them on your pronouns
posts about oppression of women; I post a link about HRC’s awful treatment of trans* folk: “That’s judgmental & angry”
Emily Aviva Kapor @EmilyAviva
#CognitiveCissonance misgenders you, expects blanket forgiveness because “this is hard for us too you know”
#CognitiveCissonance thinks you’re “so brave” but wishes you’d be less “in everyone’s face”
Laurelai Bailey @stuxnetsource
#CognitiveCissonance Thinks gender is a social construct but believes you are male forever because thats immutable
Avory Faucette @queeractivist
"Gender is a construct!" "If you dress so femme, sorry, I can’t remember your pronouns. I need more of a physical cue."