For men, stuttering is often misunderstood as a sign of weakness. How can we be tough when we have trouble expressing ourselves or saying what’s on our minds?
The King's Speech
Lewis Lehe riffs on English accents, discussing the possible replacement of Received Pronunciation with Dizzeerascalian.
This comment was from wellokaythen on the post: Solitude: A Stutterer’s Reflection.
Isn’t it curious that at this year’s Academy Awards, only one winner used the opportunity to share his political views or make a bold statement?
This year’s batch of Oscar contenders are good—and pretty damn masculine. It’s not the Academy causing the imbalance, it’s Hollywood.
“Go ahead, Joe Biden. You’ve earned the right to enjoy talking.”
“Colin Firth’s character and I have the same speech impediment: stuttering. I may not be a king, but this movie is my life.”