As recently as five years ago, I was a terrible human with terrible opinions, and a real knack for posting those opinions online. While those Twitter posts are still exactly the same, I've changed.
When so little important conversation is had between young men, loud, angry music is one of the few arenas in which they are afforded rare moments of weakness in their lyrics.
Last week, a British mum and dad were slammed for taking their kids out of school during a difficult time for the family. This is why that criticism is complete bullshit.
"I think, deep down, you're a good person – whatever that means. But you are also careless and exhausting and a bit unstable."
A year in the shoes of your average worker might give Britain's political leaders a little more perspective.
I spent the day with Christina Bentley, the UK's first transgender RAF police officer.