Before I became a mother I once asked a very pregnant friend who mentioned she was going to the beach, “Do pregnant women go to the beach?” “I mean I know they can but do they want to? What kind of bathing suit do they wear?”
“The kind made for pregnant women. Maternity,” then she shot me exactly the you dumb ass look I deserved.
Often our verbal gaffs are innocent blunders. But certain groups regularly say outrageous things simply because they think they can, because we let them off the hook.
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