“Act Natural”

Of course, “acting” is not being. To be “natural” is to behave as though unburdened: an artificial state for any human.

Further, we assume “natural” to be associated with authenticity or sincerity, but acting natural merely parodies your culture by alluding to a false “normal” ideal.

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