“Um–I hate to break it to him (and his therapist), but he HASN’T accepted responsibility. As far as *I* know (and hey, who knows–maybe he’s been communing with the spirit of Webster, and has gotten sanctioned changes that us mere mortals know nothing about), taking responsibility for something means ‘fessing up AND trying to make things better. He’s not even ‘fessing up with both feet, much less admitting that something needs to be made better, much LESS doing something to actually try to MAKE it better. Tastes great, less filling! All of the lip service, and none of the work! ACTUALLY taking responsibility? Forget THAT messy alternative!” — Tavia
“Do what you feel in your heart to be right, for you’ll be criticized anyway. You’ll be damned if you do and damned if you don’t.” — Eleanor Roosevelt
“When they’re not squawking about how they aren’t respected by the powers-that-be, they’re far enough up those powers’ assholes to taste lunch. They all feel that I’m a bit brazen-rightfully so-because I swear by the aphorism: “If you can’t hack it, pack it!” I’ve got better things to do on the job than validate a bunch of sniveling, objecting, fussy little weasels – like look for another job.” — Liz M.
“These feminist manhaters are made of straw, or rather of crunched-up broadsheets of the conservative press (how do they get the leg hairs to stick, I wonder. ) . . How is being a feminist meaningful if, to be “okay”, you have to conform to the patriarchal feminine? ( the patriarchal feminine, like: not being “ugly”, “mean”, “angry”. )” — Belinda
“I have NO sympathy for people who want to play both sides of the fence and then have the gall to whine how much it *huuuuurrts* (and how hard done by they are) when they get a picket SHOVED UP THEIR ASS.” — Nataliep
“Her message is quasi strong enough to say she’s a *flounce* independent-like grown-up type woman, but not quite powerful enough to say. Continue reading All he’s doing is SAYING that he takes responsibility; And there you have it, ladies and gents–Taking Responsibility Lite!