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[smoke alarm goes off, announcement for inspector sands, nobody moves]
Me: is that the fire alarm?
Barista: yeah, don't worry they test it every Thursday.
Barista: oh, I guess it's Friday. [Shrugs]
[Alarm stops]

White supremacists on twitter just doxxed my friend and have convinced the University of Pennsylvania to condemn (and possibly remove her) for talking about pedagogical practices for equity. If you have any standing in academia, please email Kathleen Brown, Beth Wenger, Peter Holquist, and Eve Troutt Powell at UPenn’s history department and tell them what a mistake they’re making. More here: twitter.com/jccwrt/status/9208

This thread includes discussion about transphobia, but as a part of a larger context of supporting student activism in the UK and opposing plans towards the privatisation of higher education and thus is relevant to anyone with an interest in higher education or opposing austerity.

UK transpobia Show more

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My phone just buzzed with an email from a student about a class that starts in 7 hours. I am unable to sleep for some reason, so I answered it. Why am I awake?

did you hear about the inner loop that took a Myers Briggs test? Show more

be sure to check your genderfluid regularly and change if needed to avoid build-up of toxic masculinity

one of my fave absurd things in america was when the ACA was still in congress how the republicans were calling THE HEALTHCARE MARKETPLACE "The ghost of Stalin rearing its head"

just LMFAO. oh NO. Not MARKETS. The USSR famous for its MARKETS

I sometimes play a stupid flash game with monkeys popping balloons and the people who run the website have a chat feature, which they should really get rid of, because some folks like to be racist badasses in a game about popping balloons. OF COURSE there is no moderation. The site relies on people reporting, which I do, but I have no idea if they take action.

How tired am I?, you ask.
This video has made me feel slightly emotional: youtube.com/watch?v=KqqyAZDpV6

London is dark and in a weird apocalyptic hue.

anybod know how get unbanned from cat fancy forums?? i was not done sharing the truth???

california wildfires Show more