Daryl, er, Norman Reedus is the coolest. If you weren't convinced he is just the best before, surely there's no contest now.
This guy, two moms, and their two babies just did their part to fix a crappy societal double standard that even Victoria's Secret engages in.
I'll show you in a minute. But at first, it just seems like a nice gesture a celebrity did for some mom-fans.
Free it! Love these ladies! Tonight's show is gonna be awesome!!!
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Yay, #FreeTheNipple! What a cute photo opp, right?
Now, excuse me for a moment while I indulge in an utterly predictable fan-girl moment, and then I'll get back to the breastfeeding thing.
OHAITHERE, UNCLE DARYL!
WHAT'S THAT? YOU THINK BABIES SHOULD GET TO EAT WHEREVER THEY ARE, WHENEVER THEY'RE HUNGRY?
THAT'S WHY YOU'RE THE BEST, UNCLE DARYL.
But these GIFs of Daryl Dixon and a baby don't really have anything to do with the breastfeeding thing. There's just something so great about seeing men caring for infants without it being seen as an emasculating thing that I couldn't resist. Also, hi: DARYL. OK, back to the topic at hand.
BREASTFEEDING IN PUBLIC
Babies need to eat, yo. And if you wouldn't want to eat YOUR lunch while being smothered and trapped under a blanket, or cramped into a bathroom stall, then let's all have some empathy for those nursing mamas and let them feed their babes in peace.
Because if we don't cheer on nursing moms and give them the space to do their thing, this happens: