19 Things I Don't Understand

1. I don’t understand why tight clothes make girls feel sexier.

2. I don’t understand why a girl who loves sports is less “feminine.”

3. I don’t understand why being loud and obnoxious makes a boy a “boy.”

4. I don’t understand why girls can’t be one of the boys without being decidedly masculine.

5. I don’t understand why opposite genders are always told they can’t be “just friends” and have to be more.

6. I don’t understand why not having a boyfriend makes me undesirable by society’s standards.

7. I don’t understand why people feel the need to assert dominance over their significant other.


8. I don’t understand why girls are considered less cute if they want to dress comfortably.

9. I don’t understand why when a guy wants to discuss sexual intercourse it’s considered normal and he’s praised for being interested, while when a girl is simply curious she is looked down upon and considered weird.

10. I don’t understand why being nervous about sexual intercourse makes one a prude.

11. I don’t understand why men like looking at women’s’ bodies when we can barely stand to look at ourselves.

12. I don’t understand why telling someone you like them feels taboo.

13. I don’t understand why being less educated makes girls more attractive.

14. I don’t understand why being well educated makes girls less attractive.

15. I don’t understand why your favourite colour determines how “girly” or “manly” you are.

16. I don’t understand why musical preference determines what kind of person one is.

17. I don’t understand why boys are told to always look natural, why girls are constantly reminded to cover up to appear more attractive.

18. I don’t understand why a man dating an older woman is acceptable, but a woman dating a younger man is not.

19. I don’t understand why society considers someone not in a relationship “sad.”


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