I am a lady who lives in a place.
also it is possibly the best use ever of the phrase "there has got to be a better way to do this"
this is beautiful
On "The Logic of Stupid Poor People," Or, the Only Thing Worth Reading About the Barneys "Shopping While Black" Arrests
@tofuswalkman "how did americans learn to hate the poor so intensely?" because we're told our whole lives that America is a colorblind meritocracy, therefore poor people must be lazy and stupid? but yeah. sometimes I wonder what it would be like to live in a place where compassion is a national value.
Claire! incense is gross.
@Lily Rowan condoms are obviously a male plot to keep us from mind-controlling them
@Becks I, personally, am actively unconcerned about being fair in regards to this list
@themegnapkin Time Traveller, however, is definitely a profession.
@lora.bee I think I really didn't understand, when I was reading that book, how much it was getting inside my head and changing the way I thought about some things. so good.
OH MY GOD YES JA'MIE
@wtl8383 drives me nuts when people say that things are "socially constructed" as part of an argument that those things aren't real or valid. that's using the theory wrong!!! aaaaargh