Courtesy of Morguefile.com

…dirty books stopped being important news
…political ads were banned from television
…quinoa was recognized as a healthy food, not a “super” food
…actors were respected for their craft instead of revered for their fame
…people put as much energy into respecting differences as they put into pointing them out
…ignorance was outlawed
…hatred was abolished
…there was a fine imposed every time someone used the words retarded or gay to insult a person who is neither
…the words “plus size” were unnecessary before the word “model” or anything/anyone else
…beauty was defined by actions not appearance
…weight only mattered when paying for something by the pound
…religion was used to embrace acceptance not pass judgment
…Pedigree only mattered if you were deciding which dog food to buy
…the size of someone’s house or paycheck was not as impressive as the size of someone’s heart or mind.
…being kind trumped being clever
…encouragement was spread instead of rumors
…praise was offered instead of criticism
…people (like me) stopped writing about making a difference and started making one.