I have been active in this space since 2007. I have seen many prominent commenters come and go. The problem is not with the current system. The problem is with people thinking they ought to be top dog or have prominence in some way. People come and go. Sometimes they are men, sometimes women. The people who last are…
The core problem is that you don’t care how you come across to other people. You want to say what you want to say and you don’t care how it is received (or rather, how it is received will not stop you saying what you want to say).
“I’m not doing them for vanity’s sake, I’m doing it because even if it’s just a few people who enjoy it they still want me to provide them.” And
That is exactly it. It isn’t about us, as white women. We need to just listen.
YES. I read The Root but that’s all I do. Many commenters there make it pretty clear that they’re not interested in hearing the white woman’s perspective - if they want that they can come here.
I’ve never had a personal problem with you. I suspect we are around the same age, and we definitely live in the same country. I have noticed, however, that you do make yourself at online home in places where others wouldn’t necessarily do.
OMG her color story is the Transgender Pride flag.
“I don’t want to take anything away from any of these kids.”
“I enjoy Black-ish and I will still support the show”
I’m predicting the showdown being between Going to Bed Early and Everything is Free, because those are literally the two stages of life
her new movie, Gemini.
SIDEBAR: When I see a racist shitbag in the comments, 9/10 times the bulk of their post history is on Jalopnik. Discuss.
It is not illegal to be disrespectful.
Also calling me an asshole for thinking a gay woman should call a homophobe a homophobe is quite the take.
When she chooses to avoid the occasional politicization of her talkshow even though doing so could actually help people? Yeah. Really.
Yes! Etsy paid Jezebel $7,000,000 to write this post! And they threw in one of each item! Everything is secretly sponcon! Trust no one!
Very good instructions.
Correct Way to Wash:
1. Hair, as needed. Mine is thin and prone to oiliness, so daily.
1a. Conditioner and other treatments, if necessary
2. Face, with a washcloth & face soap
2a. Face mask, if necessary
3. Pits, crotch, underboob, assorted cracks and folds, with soap and hand
3a. (any actively dirty spots, such as paint,…