Pronoun Dos and Don'ts When someone asks you to use a different pronoun pON Dor What? Zie' isn't a real pronoun Don't you have something more normal that you use? But it's not grammatically correct to use 'they' as a singular pronoun WHY You are not the being asked to evaluate this person's gender identity or preferred terminology Also I have not yet witnessed a version of this conversation in which the person arguing is actually correct Ooooh'll tryyyyy but I'm warning you I'm going to mess that up so much DON We know you will Everyone does at first But it's boring to be reminded right up front about how difficult and inconvenient our genders are to you DO I don't believe in this whole 'gender theory' transgender stuff So I can decide immediately not to waste my time with an ignorant asshole like you I'm not familiar with those pronouns Oh of course I'll do my best! Could you go over them with me so I know I'm using them right? When you accidentally misgender someone She - I mean he! He Oh my god It's ok I am so SO SO sorry! Don't worry about it I didn't mean it you know I'm the LAST person who- It's FINE WH Y Your mistake should not turn into a weird self-flagellation 'make me feel better' moment It's really not about you She - sorry I mean he - he and I used to Do if necessary probably in private DO Hey man I know I keep messing up this pronoun thing I promise I'm doing my best Thanks for your patience so far DoPraeticel Greg is my friend I've known him for 7 years He works in landscaping and he has 3 dogs When you deliberately misgender someone When someone asks you your preferred pronouns Can't you tell?? What are you trying to imply??m צא This person is trying to show you respect and courtesy by not making assumptions about how you identify don't be rude in return DO I use sheher thanks for asking! Yourself? wwwrobot-hugscom c 2014 reversingyourpolarity robothugscomic New Comic! Pronouns right? Super weird little lexical referents My site moved to a new host so everything should be better now! Everything - my site my comic my life my cats my cooking my sex Everything Read the thing people Meme

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