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otherocean
Jan 29
156

But here’s the thing. If a person finds a word offensive, apologize and stop using it. For 99.99% of the population, savage is a word with no baggage. We need to stop saying “you can’t say X because I can imagine a specific scenario in which a person might find X offensive under certain circumstances.”
We don’t need to Read more

Jan 29
65

Years ago I had a friend say that “savage’ was offensive to her and her fellow indigenous people for many of the reasons Paul outlined above. So I stopped using it (not that it was really a regular part of my vocabulary anyway). Read more

Jan 27
81

I mean, sure, he shot the sheriffs. But at least he didn’t shoot the deputies.

Jan 27
5

Your ideas intrigue me, and I’d like to subscribe to your newsletter.

Jan 27
2

I will watch anything involving the messy-haired Tim Rogers, which is why I’m going to ask who is this lady with the grandmotherly haircut pretending to be Tim Rogers?

Jan 26
9

Diet dew was one of my favorite sodas until I developed a caffeine sensitivity in the last decade. Small amounts of caffeine will send me over the edge.

Jan 23
23

That one still haunts me. She meets her estranged dad and they just go at it. *shudder*

Jan 21
2

I found Control lackluster, but even I will admit it is a tremendously beautiful game. I would kill for a similarly-looking game that actually managed to please me from a gameplay standpoint.