‘Murica

U-S-A  U-S-A  U-S-A

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The great US of A. The country of baseball, hot dogs, Shark Week, the Imperial System of Measurement and Donald Trump (unfortunately). America seems to think that we are smarter, and thereby better, than everyone else. I think we have a slight ego problem from that whole “first man to walk on the moon” ordeal.

I have found a deal of humor in the questions I get asked about America and our stereotypes. My favorite so far: “Is it true that Walmart has electric scooters because people are too fat to walk?” I was honest. I said, “yes. That’s why I shop at Target.”

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#EndRapeCulture

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Original blog posted on the Rape Crisis Blog.

When I made this post, over two weeks ago, I never thought it would go viral. I didn’t even know that it would be used on the Rape Crisis social media pages. Now, the post has been shared over 270,000 times, reached over 27 MILLION people, and has resulted in over 8,000 new likes to the RC Cape Town Trust Facebook page. The post gathered attention because of its relevance to the Brock Turner sentencing controversy. However, I didn’t make this graphic specifically in response to the Stanford University rape case. To be honest, I had not even heard about the case when I made it.

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