Transgender Grammar | National Review Online: "Addendum: As an example of the absurdities that this politically correct usage can lead to, consider this sentence from a recent New Republic article: “She has also tried to castrate herself by tying off her testicles.”"
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I think this hints at something deep in the liberal psyche that I don't quite understand. I'm not quite sure how to put my finger on it, but I'd summarize it as: the truth is whatever you feel is true. Thus, if you feel like you're a woman, you are.
I see another manifestation of the phenomenon in some liberals' assertion that life begins when the mother thinks the child is alive.
Truth is in the eye of the beholder.