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Jun 11
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Your analogy doesn’t hold water because you’re off talking about spiders and we’re talking about people, goof. This is not a center for people with “irrational fears”- this is a center that houses and transitions women, many of whom are indigenous and prostituted, because they have a highly rational fear: lived Read more

Jun 11
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Yes, absolutely, trans people should have rights and protections and crisis services availed to them. Nobody is arguing otherwise, not even JK Rowling.

Jun 10
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The bathroom argument is specious. Everyone gets emotional and the psychology gets messy when trying to frame this as a crucible of controversy in the one place where we all feel vulnerable. Freud would have a field day. Here’s an actual scenario I see floating around in TERF space: Read more

Jun 9
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One of the most resonant lessons from Alien and Aliens is that monsters can be more effective when they are mysterious and slightly-seen. It would seem as though Ridley forgot this entirely.

Nov 20 2019
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Nutritional yeast’s biggest problem is the damn name. It sounds like some product aliens are smuggling into our diet to pass off their mind-control microbes. “It’s, uh, yeast, yeah.... but nutritional. Consume it, fellow life form. Do not have reservations.

Nov 20 2019
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Jeez, I’d laugh at someone who said they like craft brews such as Sam Adams. (There’s absolutely nothing wrong with Sam Adams, it’s just... that criteria needs reassessed given the transformations of the American brew scene in the last 15 or so years)

Nov 20 2019
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Thank you, I was wondering about this- how it would affect Fort Collins. People like Micro (read: many Craft) breweries because they are by definition local businesses. That revenue stays in their cities and towns for the most part. Of course New Belgium had exceeded the definition of a micro brewery years ago, but it Read more

Nov 6 2019
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How would you summarize American morals with regard to global capitalism? The Chinese government fucking sucks, but hoo boy, we are not coming at this from a moral high ground.

Nov 6 2019
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Because corporations will stop China! Surely, the free market is a viable method for taking down a global superpower. If we’re petulant enough and sPeaK wiTh ouR WalLetS we can alter the trajectory of human civilization and realize an age of untold progress. And other lies.

Nov 5 2019
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Huh, I had no idea there was a bison ranch so close to me, if that photo of Castle Rock is where I think it is- couldn’t be more than 15 mins from my house. That area has developed like crazy in the last 20 years, possibly able to just link up with Parker in some coming decades. Read more