#DeleteFacebook: Perspective from a platform that doesn’t put democracy in peril
the exact flavor of unchecked authoritarianism that anti-communists like to narrativize historically as being irrefutable evidence that "communism never works" exists today in neoliberal capitalist societies and is completely ignored by the same crowd
remember in the book "Altered Carbon" when the guy says "this carbon... it's been altered!"
If this were happening in Iran or Syria it would be called an unstable state. https://www.cnn.com/2018/03/19/politics/susan-pompeo-role-cia/
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Liberals have forgotten how very conservative President Clinton was. Listen to the 1994 State Of The Union and compare it with the 2018 one and tell me which one is more fascist. Clinton had them chanting for Three Strikes And You’re Out. Chanting.
The idea that liberalism has to get back to its roots — um, okay. Which roots? The Clinton years when we bombed Iraq every week and cut welfare? JFK’s Vietnam War? When were the glory days exactly?
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i imagine being physically near funko pops has the opposite effect of healing crystals
Small brain: barbarians have anger management issues
Big brain: barbarians are actually very good at controlling their emotions given they can go into a rage as an activated ability
Fire Emblem is excruciating. Why do I do this?
the grocery store is really branching out (implied nsfw)
Ebay is broken. I can’t find Zelda underpants. Further proof of capitalism’s failure.
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So we're rewatching 30 Rock and here's an episode that just casually drops, as an unrelated side joke in an episode-long setup, the line "I'm not afraid of anyone in showbiz. I've turned down intercourse with Harvey Weinstein no less than three times"
this episode was first aired in 2012
Like it must've been a pretty open secret even back then for NBC's legal dept to clear that joke to broadcast