Askim Benim
askinbenimii
5/28/20
10:13 PM
3

Yeah. She also couldn’t spell the name of the city close to where I come from and had moved back to, even though I’d mentioned it in passing and, in any case, it isn’t exactly, say, Albuquerque or Schenectady. I know this because years later I did the whole shame-hearted creep on her Instagram or Twitter feed (don’t Read more

4/12/20
6:29 PM
5

I had a seriously nasty chest infection / flu (post facto “that was probably flu even though you had the vaccine” from the doctor when I went in at the beginning of week 3) that knocked me out for most of January. It was not COVID19. There was a nasty flu strain this year. It was like “Yeah the cough is okay as long Read more

4/12/20
5:18 PM
6

People being idiots is frustrating enough. But, when you have nurses and other medical professionals, it is concerning. Read more

4/12/20
3:35 PM
7

Yeah somehow it was circulating last fall and managed to not swarm the hospitals with sick patients and thanks Karen for thinking you had it last fall when you never fucking bothered to get a flu vaccine or a flu test you fucking moron.

4/12/20
2:56 PM
7

I am also worrying about this. I’m in Santa Clara county and it’s like, ok. Let’s stay locked down. At LEAST through May. Or else it’s like, we lose the benefit of doing it now. 

4/12/20
1:36 PM
19

Oh my gosh, this has been my personal rant too. I have heard people convinced they got it back in October because they also think it was circulating in China since July (of course they never have a source for this, just “I heard it on the news”). Read more

3/17/20
2:26 AM
7

Padlet, we are communicable
Our key to learning is communicable
So teachers, use Padlet and be communicable

3/17/20
1:29 AM
5

I LOLed. This was a moment of levity I needed right now. :) 

3/16/20
8:52 PM
4

I wish they'd added the northern Bay Area counties to the list. My stupid FIL needs to be told to stay at home by someone with authority!

3/16/20
5:53 PM
11

GOOD. My state and city are doing way more than I thought they would (every bar in New Orleans is closed!) and while I have some general issues with our major, I’ve noticed a strong trend of black female mayors not FUCKING AROUND and I love it. 

3/16/20
5:28 PM
7

the one in my city is allowing a limited number of people in at a time, with a very widely-spaced line outside for those waiting to get in. Read more

3/16/20
5:25 PM
10

I’m sure they’d like to, if “shelter” didn’t mean “sleeping on a mat on a concrete floor with 100 other people”.

3/16/20
5:02 PM
9

Oh god, that sounds like a nightmare. On the other hand, I’ve been home all weekend watching my neighbors come and go. I can see why mayors and governors get frustrated.