When ever I came in the house crying about “so-and-so called me a “whatchamacallit” (That is a real word!). Mom was right there with that phrase. Words cannot hurt you. They may make you cry but they are not going to break your bones. Recently however, schools and universities, have published codes or policies prohibiting speech that … Read more Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me.
In a Polish town, officials have opposed a proposition to name a playground after Winnie-the-Pooh due to the bear’s unclear gender and immodest clothing. Wow. I wonder how long it took them to come up with this. Instead of Pooh Bear, a fully clothed Polish cartoon bear named Uszatek would be a better choice.