The episode we watched last night sympathetically discussed the iron doors a member of the Anglo-Irish gentry had installed on his estate in the late 19th century to keep the riff-raff out, and how “brave” he and his family were and... like... sir. Your late father gambled away the feudal proceeds of an entire Irish…
but Moulin Rouge was basically La Boheme dressed up with pop songs sooooooooooooooooooooo
no? why would you say that?
ha ha ha ha ha ha how dare you
okay can we talk about how Garth Brooks is (1) contoured to hell and (2) clearly aging and this is not allowed?????
(The best part is that Trump Sr. apparently hated this because... Trump Jr. should have gotten more money? or Tiffany’s instead of Bailey Banks & Biddle? or...??? Like, how hilarious that there are branding scams that Trump Sr., the man who lives on branding, finds too unclassy.)
It was definitely on low, thanks. :)
Man, you would love to just disappear Bill Clinton right out of the middle here, wouldn’t you. He was a grown man deemed intelligent enough to be elected president of the United States. How much MORE responsible was he, given his age and his power?
Update: IT’S GREAT I LOVE IT except for the daft nobility parts, I have many strong and largely uninformed opinions about Anglo-Irish gentry and what they were growing/eating
Fair. I only have scorzonera and that motherfucker is surprisingly invasive, but since it’s currently only displacing the dandelions and dock in my vegetable garden, I’ll allow it. I’m good on the bindweed and thistle, though.
She got her citizenship based on her green card, which was unrelated to her marriage to Trump. You can say tons of nasty stuff about her without recycling garbage visa fraud narratives.
oh goddamnit I’m gonna have to watch this, I love old-timey cooking and fancy country estates
You can use the young leaves of salsify as a potherb! Same with dandelion! Eat your weeds! EAT YOUR WEEEEEEDS
(2) and also ensuring a more well-rounded diet and reducing the carbon footprint of our produce
Counterpoint: taste it, pull it, eat it. Free vegetables!
Spoiler alert: the grocery store won’t stock stuff that people don’t buy, and people won’t buy obscure seasonal crops because they’re unfamiliar because the grocery store won’t stock them. It’s a vicious cycle.
(1) Salsify is delicious
Uhhhh “rocks” our “world” sure
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