But She Identifies as a Hippo… So Where’s Her Bathroom?

A University of Arizona visiting scholar published an article in a peer-reviewed journal about how she self-identifies as a hippopotamus.

Media reports about the article by Florentin Félix Morin refer to Morin as a “transgender man.” In the article, Morin seems to indicate that she is biologically a woman. She says, using more colorful language, that she started identifying herself as a lesbian hippo stuck in the body of a “transmale” as a way to “escape” the “several sets of categorization that govern human bodies,” like “‘gender,’ ‘sexuality,’ [and] age.”

And so it goes…