Someone Asked For Examples Of Double Standards In Our Society, And Here Are The 50+ Best Examples
In case you weren’t previously aware, the world we live in today is plagued by double standards, which most people are happy to ignore in the name of ‘keeping the peace.’ When Twitter users were asked by Hashtag Roundup to identify some of them using the hashtag #NowThatsADoubleStandard, they disturbed that peace like there was no tomorrow.
Some of them are ‘classics’ that we’re all familiar with; men being made to feel ashamed for crying, women being called ‘bitches’ because of their confidence, and the debate over who, exactly, is allowed to go jogging with their top off. To save you the trouble of combing through the busy Twittersphere, we’ve compiled some of the best responses to the thread right here on Bored Panda for your viewing pleasure. Or displeasure, because, let’s face it, double standards are pretty infuriating.
Scroll down to take it all in, and let us know what you think in the comments.