Anecdotally I’ve always used mushrooms as a kind of reset button. I struggle with depression, not that severe, but still I’ve found in the months after a strong trip to see some real benefits. I find around 7 or 8 grams I experience that “ego death” moment. Leading up to it my whole body will fight it, I think that’s… Read more
In my opinion many problems could and should be solved with an impromptu orgy. With or without fish.
The air on a plane is so recirculated that no seat may be safe if someone had a true “life-threatening” allergy. From the airline’s point of view, if they put her in, say, first class and flew and she had a reaction mid-flight and died, they’d be sued faster than you can blink.
She was already asking for an epi-pen… Read more
It doesn’t say specifically, but I think from reading accounts of the situation that it’s possible they did try to seat her further away from the dogs. The guy who shot the video said the flight crew tried to work with her and it is their policy to move seats if a passenger is allergic to pets. Read more
Old man here. When did it become okay to bring dogs everywhere? I see them at the grocery store, Home Depot, etc. Service dogs are fine, but I don’t believe that emotional support dogs should even be a thing. That just sounds like a fancy synonym for pet. Not everyone wants to encounter dogs when they go shopping.… Read more
It’s a feedback loop. They can call someone for mansplaining and if the man does ANYTHING other than politely accept the accusation, they are then further guilty of mansplaining. It’s a tactic to control the interaction. The example above is simply patronizing condescension and happens all the time to men/women by men… Read more
That’s not the definition of mansplaining as explained to me by so many women I’ve discussed it with. What you define in the first paragraph is just run-of-the-mill condescending behavior. Frankly, I’ve seen as much of that from women in the workplace as from men. I was under the impression that “mansplaining” is when… Read more