Have you ever made a quick judgment based on someone and realized later it was terribly incorrect and insensitive? Or even worse, someone made an assumption about you that was horribly harsh? Sometimes those assumptions can stick with you for a long time, and it's hard to forget what people have said about you. Those rude comments can have an incredibly negative effect on someone's self-esteem, and once those assumptions are said out loud, it's hard to take them back.
It happens all the time, judging a book by its cover, making quick and false assumptions about people we don't know. Unfortunately, it can happen without even thinking and our words can really hurt people. Judging others never leads to anything positive, but that doesn't stop some people from saying awful comments, whether it's in person or online. A Reddit thread allowed people to open up and share some of these assumptions that have been made about them, and let's just say, they are crueler than you can imagine.