But, I don’t wanna be a pirate! -Jerry Seinfeld
I can relate to Jerry’s conundrum. Apparently, I have no choice; I must choose between a sexy costume or no costume. Well…at least according to the stores. When I popped into a major costume selling store for some ideas, there really wasn’t much to choose from. I was completely unimpressed by the selection. Helloooo, any fun brain cells left in these costume creating conpanies? Maybe these costume designers have become zombies themselves, or perhaps they have been possessed by a tutu-corset-obsessed goblin.
A stereotype as defined by Merriam-Webster is “an often unfair and untrue belief that many people have about all people or things with a particular characteristic.” Colloquially, the term, stereotype, “is used to categorize a group of people. People don’t understand that type of person, so they put them into classifications, thinking that everyone who […]
Susan J. Fowler, a former employee of Uber, published a post on her blog revealing numerous counts of sexual harassment and discrimination she experienced while working for the company. Her post is straightforward and pretty bias-free; her tone is calm, but frank. While some of her experiences at the company might appall readers, her author’s […]
“Make information beautiful” is my favorite infographic design tool’s slogan. Piktochart’s phrase really conveys the core purpose of the infographic. In addition to summarizing information beautifully, the infographic is a place to insert subtle but important messages about the writing process. Small but highly supportive messages can be integrated throughout the informative image. Similar to […]