You is smart. You is kind. You is important.– Aibileen Clark (The Help)
I think unorthodoxly and quickly.
My take on #kony2012
Invisible Children released a 30 minute video a couple days ago. Kony 2012: Stop at Nothing Basically, Joseph Kony kidnaps thousands of children, rapes, plunders all over Africa. The Kony2012 solution: -Sign a pledge, buy an Action Kit. It has buttons, stickers, bracelet, posters and a t-shirt. Now, the video is shocking. I am in no way alleviating the burden of criminality off of Kony, but...
1% of style is colors 1% of style is fit of clothing 1% is style is the pattern of clothing 97% is a combination of persona confidence. I call it perfidence, it’s being comfortably self conscious. An awareness that “having style in clothing” ought to be an extension of your expressed personhood, not the other way around. Basically, one can wear anything and “pull it...