People need to stop making assumptions about other people all around and speaking without thinking. Why does anyone believe that asking personal questions is OK? “Can I watch you have sex?” OMG — not an animal at the zoo people!

My husband does look like he could be my brother, and yet, no-one makes that assumption about us. Good for you for speaking up!

Dispelling cultural myths with research-driven stories. My favorite word is “specious.” Not fragile like a flower; fragile like a bomb! Twitter @ElleBeau

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