"You're such a bitch," T said to another male student in class.
"What was that?" I asked.
"Nothing. I just called him a girl," T said.
"First, you said 'bitch' but lets just put aside, and talk about the fact that you equated being a bitch, an animal, not a human, to being a girl. So girls aren't people?"
"No. I didn't mean that. I just meant, you know, he's like a girl."
"Let's unpack that."
Several students perked up. They'd seen this happen before. They'd seen people called out on casually offensive statements.