It’s not even really about the candy, dressing up and going out is fun no matter how old you are.
The worst part about these commute conversations is that you cannot get away. You are stuck sitting next to that person and making awkward small talk for your entire commute.
Women especially face a lot of social pressure to procreate and get married. Society dictates that if women can have children that they absolutely should as soon as they get married, but this is not at all the case.
If that is what people want to do with their lives, then let them. These jobs are important and serve purpose in equally different ways. Everyone has their reasons for wanting to have a certain career, and they don’t owe anyone an explanation for their decisions.
If you’re going to do something nice for someone, do it out of courtesy and for all people. Not specifically because they are a woman or because of some outdated social standard.
Some people claim armpit hair on women is “unnatural,” which I say is nonsense. If armpit hair—or any body hair for that matter—on women isn’t natural then why does it grow there?
The shirt claims to be for the equal rights of women “AF” but instead reinforces a cycle of inequality.