I found an interesting article about the leaked photos whole thing. Please, take a look.
When I heard that nude photos of Jennifer Lawrence had been leaked to our fair Internet, my first thought was this: MUST SEE NOW. It makes sense that I would have a prurient interest in said photographs. After all, I’m human; I’m a lady who finds dudes and ladies attractive; I’m a JLaw fan (hooray for Katniss!), and I like to look at naughty sexy things. “Leaked nude photos” definitely sounded like naughty sexy things.
Then I sat down and had a good think about it. In this day and age of instant gratification, it may seem quaintly old-fashioned to take a pause between one’s immediate impulse and one’s behavior, but I have found that in numerous situations it has helped me enormously. For example, I have used this mysterious yet effective technique of “waiting just a goddamn minute” to avoid punching the dude in front of me in line at Starbucks (you know, the one with the idiotically complex order who treats the staff like servants? That guy.) And when it comes to the Web, a moment of consideration can mean the difference between hitting SEND on a career-ending nasty email to a boss and hitting SEND on a more thoughtful, measured missive that might just win you points with the old bastard. Read more…