Thanks, Kohl’s, for selling this shirt.

I recently posted this on my personal writing blog. Thought it should appear here as well. Enjoy!

Marilyn Yung

Thanks, Kohl’s, for selling this shirt.

shirt Now that’s more like it… a shirt about kindness.

It’s nice to see clothing like this instead of that snarky shirt I wrote about recently.

In August, Kohl’s mailed a back-to-school catalog with a shirt on the cover displaying the words, “Shhhh! Nobody Cares!” I wrote about it in “Ten Questions for Kohl’s About This Shirt.”  I believe that snarky messages like this only send negativity into the world… and can be especially hurtful in a school setting.  I’m a middle school teacher and I know several kids who don’t need to read that their lives are unimportant.

Kohl’s tweeted to me a week or two after I published that blog post. Here’s their tweet: “Thanks for this feedback, Marilyn. We’ll be sure to pass it along to our buyers here at Kohl’s for review and future considerations.”

So when I found this “Throw kindness like…

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Author: marilynyung

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