I hope this doesn't come out as offensive to anyone, but I spent a lot of time in my own head last night contemplating tge concept that hopefully in the near future through technology, medical advances, and universal acceptance of others. People will be able to conform their outer self with their inner self 100% and it just being known as okay.
The kids (13yo, I think) on our very-communal multigenerational Minecraft server have decided to start selling things and running for "mayor" and the adults have been using it as very subtle social-studies lessons on types of governance, capitalism, etc.
Current lesson: one kid wants to use an teleport gateway to farm an otherwise-difficult-to-get item, which will make the gateway unusable for travel. We're now talking about the ramifications of a public good being captured by industry.
Take a breather and remember we're able to shape this world but we can't do it when our mental health are on the frays. Work together and keep fighting the good fight, but if you're forcing yourself to stay involved everyday without break, you're gonna burn out hard. Take care of each other and yourself.
@aldersprig you are generally boosted by another person I follow. Would you mind if I followed you?
The Tizzie Whizie
For your consideration
She got a pep talk from a Robin Hood type anti-villain about how this was all about fame. And she looks dramatically at our team Star - a playbook about a superhero chasing fame - and she said "well, I don't care about fame. But she cares about fame and I care about her. So I'll do it for her."
Chat lit up with DEMI THAT WAS SO AWESOME AND YOU ARE SO VALID WE STAN OUR CLUELESS LESBIAN GENIE WITH ANXIETY. It was so great.
Venting household, financial
I come home from work yesterday and my fiancee tells me they ordered 200 dollars worth of random cleaning stuff. This is a day after they asked me for 200 dollars to pay down their credit card. I'm trying to rebuild our savings so we can actually move the rest of our stuff here from Wisconsin. Am I wrong for feeling angry at this?
network of fire-breathing hamsters
Server run by the main developers of the project It is not focused on any particular niche interest - everyone is welcome as long as you follow our code of conduct!