There’s a new kind of snowflake in town: the ‘Broflake’

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Of all the moronic alt-right internet slang, of which there are truly endless examples, the word “snowflake” should be at the top of everyone’s list.

If you’ve been fortunate enough not to hear this word before, let me ruin it for you: snowflake is a derogatory term used against progressives deemed to be too soft on issues of national importance, including immigration and all female Wonder Woman screenings. Following Trump’s election, the word spiked in popularity, so some liberals have started to fight back the best way they knew how: by popularizing the term “broflake” instead.

In American political internet discourse, you’re either a snowflake or a broflake. Or you’re a smart person who’s deleted their Twitter account.  Read more…

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