as an american, what is with american bread? why is it all spongy and soft and sweet and crustless? why is everything pre-sliced? why is impossible to find good crusty french bread outside of a big city? why do grocery stores dedicate a whole aisle to shelves of nearly identical spongy white breads? why is black bread so rare? is there a meaningful difference between a standard loaf of white american bread and a loaf of american brioche?

I wanna try emacs. I kinda but not really know vim. emacs folks, what do you recommend? vanilla, spacemacs, doom emacs? something else?

is there any creature more wretched than the lowly gamer

if I were in an analytical mindset, and I am, I might say that this usage is an attempt, whether conscious or not, to make LGBTQ people other. to treat them not only as lesser, but entirely different

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what is it about LGBTQ folks that straight people just have no idea to talk about us? like "gay" and "transgender" as nouns. or the usage of "transwoman" / "transman" like it's all one word. or whatever the hell "transgendered" is about

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@haysh I don't know how you managed to wear all those coats considering the temperature but YES I love it

it's so hard being a thembo *reclines on couch, fans self* there's so much "destroying the gender binary and capitalism and the patriarchy" to do

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@LilyVers except my mother, being a nosy little shit whom I'm not out to, immediately assumed I'm a crossdresser when she figured out I shaved my legs

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@LilyVers gender is the last explanation a cis person will jump to

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@LilyVers this whole hiding the fact that I'm trans thing is so much easier than I thought. I'm thankfully mostly out now, but, like, my roommates notice NOTHING and I LIVE with them. as previously documented one of them didn't notice that I have boobs now, and I have a pair of B cups now that I make zero effort to hide. I could walk out in a pride shirt and I give it a 50% chance they don't recognize the flag.

the cis are oblivious.

@haysh if you were to toss the asparagus, what would that mean for the lucky catcher? eternal youth? healthy bones? a life dedicated to the service of a lesser demon? a year's supply of cheezits? your waiting public wants to know


I just loked at the change the cashier at Arbys gave me!! I saw most of the coims were marked D (democrat!),,, I told that pizza face that I,m a redblooded Aamerican and I don 't take money from traitors! Join me in demanding real currency of the USA of A!!!

One Of These Days I'm going to go on a rant where I critically examine why I like cyberpunk so much

It's easy to become desensitised to this now that "hottest temperature ever recorded" and "severe wildfires" have become news items we hear twice a year.

Do not become desensitised.

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