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The Rock thinks snowflake culture is 'putting us backwards'


That much is clear from an interview the actor -- who's one of the highest-paid in world -- did with British tabloid The Daily Star. The Rock said that the snowflakes are taking society in a direction that doesn't align with the ideals of freedom that people have fought for in the past decades with their PC sentiments. "So many good people fought for freedom and equality, but this generation are looking for a reason to be offended," the 46-year-old told The Daily Star. "If you are not agreeing with them then they are offended, and that is not what so many great men and women fought for." While The Rock does think that the world has made a lot of progress in the past decades, he also thinks that the people of "generation snowflake" are standing in the way of positive change.

Physicists are trying to create the perfect snowflake

FOX News

Snowflakes collect on a car window during a winter nor'easter snow storm in Waltham, Massachusetts January 2, 2014.

Closeup snowflake photos help you appreciate the beauty of snow


Winter is most definitely here, which means most people are relishing the idea of bundling up in multiple layers while watching TV.

Northern Maine Sees First Snowflakes of Season

U.S. News

It's officially reporting Tuesday's snowfall as "a trace" for the day. Caribou is typically one of the snowiest places in the Northeast. Last winter, the city set a record with 132 straight days with a foot of snow on the ground.

What Is A Millennial Snowflake? 'Fight Club' Author Chuck Palahniuk Slams The Left

International Business Times

Feeling anxious and stressed about Donald Trump's presidency? If meditating in your happy place or joining an anti-Trump protest didn't help reduce your worries, there is a different sort of advice at hand. In an interview Tuesday with the Evening Standard, Chuck Palahniuk, author of "Fight Club," said people needed to not be easily offended or provoked. His comments were in response to a question about the popularization of the term "snowflake," which is now being used by Trump supporters to disparagingly address liberals. But what does the term mean?