Happy Left-Handers Day! Here Are 13 Things Righties Will Never Understand
August 13th (today) is Left-Handers Day! If you're a southpaw like me then you obviously know the hardship of using scissors...or your hand smudging the ink or pencil lead whenever you write something down.
Right-handed people have it so easy...almost every product is designed with them in mind. Like and share this with your right-handed friends to help them understand what we deal with every day! #TheStruggleIsReal
I can relate to ALL of these.
Despite these obstacles, lefties have a penchant for success and creativity. Perhaps it is because they have more brain symmetry than righties. And that makes sense, as many famous and successful people have been left-handed, including Oprah, Will Ferrell, Julia Roberts, Justin Bieber, Eminem, Tom Cruise, Seth Rogen, Paul McCartney, Lady Gaga, Bill Gates, David Bowie, Robert DeNiro, Jim Carrey, Jennifer Lawrence & Tina Fey, just to name a few.
Artists Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci and Pablo Picasso were lefties. Among scientists and inventors, Sir Isaac Newton, Benjamin Franklin & Albert Einstein were left-handed, too. I wonder if they had to deal with people asking them "Oh, are you a lefty?"
Here are some more unique facts about being left-handed: