Funny detail: I learned the meaning of "cisgender" from a local magazine directed at the probably-not-so-masc-and-str8 members of the LGBT community.

Lol. I had to look it up on Wikipedia. I had NO idea! I do like the term though, but unfortunately I fear it will never penetrate the wider community that thinks the best way to describe gender is through one-dimensional lenses of “straight/gay acting” and “ladylike/butch”.

The first time I mentioned it to a guy who called himself “straight acting” he threw the biggest tantrum at me (gurl!) because he thought I had just called him a “sissy”!

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