Much of today, however, would be completely alien and absolutely inconceivable to that 20 year old me. Just to mention a very few of a great many things that…
Grown women, and men, proudly walking the streets in pussy hats?
Women proudly wearing full body vagina costumes on Washington Mall?
Drag queens’ story reading in libraries and elementary schools?
Racist to say all lives matter?
Blacks demanding segregated dorms in colleges?
Police standing down while a mob takes over their police station?
A presidential candidate calling half the nation deplorable?
Tearing down statures of Robert E. Lee, George Washington, Christoper Columbus and a missionary priest?
Brand names, team names, street names, changed to avoid offending someone or other?
People and groups barred from using Paypal, Visa, etc., because, though their business is perfectly legal, somebody dislikes them?
A celebrity selling candles made to smell like her ____?
A scientist’s life and works canceled because he wore a Hawaiian shirt?
Banks refusing loans and bond support to anything dealing with the oil industry because carbon dioxide is bad?
A worldwide lockdown because of a flu and, amazingly, most people accepting and going along with it?
The Governor of California mandating all people must wear masks in public?
States requiring a 14 day quarantine of visitors arriving from other states?
The need for more personal pronouns than just he, she, it?
Money in your bank account seized and turned over to the state if you allow the account to remain inactive too long?
Police able to issue you a Driving Under The Influence ticket if you’ve had 3 beers and are on your own property, mowing your own lawn on a riding mower?
One must take off their shoes to prove they are not a threat to be able to ride an airliner?
One way aisles in supermarkets?
Boys that “identify” as girls must be allowed in girls’ locker rooms?
Medal detectors at grade school entrances?
Criminals released from prisons so they don’t catch a virus, church goers threatened with being sent to prison because they got too close to each other and might pass along a virus?