going back in time to kick the ass of the guy who invented Great Man Theory, only to discover once i get there that Great Man Theory is more of a loose conglomeration of ideas shared by several dozen prominent thinkers at the time instead of the sole intellectual creation of just one guy. I fall to my knees and howl in rage and defeat.
“whoa the queen died?” is masto’s immune system trying to prevent this network from becoming a news source
intelligence officer: in north korea you if you say goodbye instead of keep it sleazy you'll be executed by firing squad
their boss at mi5: damn dog, that's messed up
never mind i figured it out
i do enjoy how the brains of a certain type of people are just hitting a brick wall with dune; less, i think, because it's uniquely complex as a work, and more because they're habituated to reading all fiction like it was harry potter
Ok I'm not done talking about municipal snow removal
We had a big snowfall the other day, and people on a bunch of the local social media were either like "what gives, no one has plowed my neighborhood at all, no one can get anywhere" or "yeah the trucks here have plowed several times and now they're trying to plow already-clear streets over and over again"
Can you guess which comments come from the historically poor, working-class, and/or black neighborhoods, and which come from "the burbs"
the trolls are shooting at my feet to make me post
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