Opinions Are Like A***holes
Posted on 15th January 2019 at 18:01
Opinions are like a***holes – we’ve all got one.
Do you have a friend who has something to say about anything and everything? And who likes to share it with anyone and everyone.
They like the sound of their own voice.
I get invited onto local TV and radio occasionally to give my opinions on topics, sometimes it’s stuff in the news, other times it’s local interest stuff, sometimes they ask me to talk about what I do and the reasons and benefits behind certain things such as the 21 Day Style Challenge, Glum to Glam workshops, the charity Swish clothes swaps that I organise etc.
For some of the light-hearted topics it’s easy to provide an opinion and chat easily about stuff. Other times when it’s a bit heavier I’m aware that I might sit on the fence slightly, hedging my bets, being diplomatic one might say. The other guest I was on with last week asked me if I was one of those controversial type guests. I’m not. But I have been on several times with that type.
I find myself being a bit cautious about being controversial and alienating people – you never know who might be watching.