If the American experience wasn’t so universalized in that imperial sense, where we think of ourselves as the default mode, I think a lot of American women would be willing to make that categorical jump and say, “Those American dudes are fucking nuts, man.
Holy shit. Just throw in some criticism of globalization and the enforced universality of the American ideal. Just. That’s heavy, man. That shit has implications.
Junot Diaz, seeing to the heart of the world’s problems and totally blowing my mind.