Are old stories from oral traditions still fairy tales if there aren't any fairies?
“My lord, you are Emperor, and yet you shit in a pot like a common soldier.” I like this character so. damn. much.
The man behind the counter emerges from the stockroom with a hand-carved wooden sign, carefully painted. He walks it over to the door and hangs it on a peg.
"How's it look?" calls the woman in the stockroom.
The man behind the counter straightens the sign and nods. "It'll do."
"The Wandering Shop," the door says. "OPEN 28/7." And then below that, in a friendly cursive script: "Nazis fuck off."
You report 'em, @phildini and I will block 'em. Thanks for being part of what makes the Shop good.
Word of the Day
Swimming or floating.
Mid 18th century: from Latin natant- ‘swimming’, from the verb natare.
The waterlilies of North America have natant leaves which provide a perch for small frogs and frequent dragonfly visitors.
The best feature on modern computers is the wicked pretty oversaturated random background photos.
So. How many of you saw the mess with Steam suddenly deciding to threaten removal of a bunch of small independently developed visual novel games for having sexual content? Yeah, one of those was one I worked on. I'm not happy about it. Steam has kinda reversed their position on this by rescinding the deadline for removal, but we're still under re-review and we don't know why.
TEEN VOGUE REALLY OUT HERE INTRODUCING KARL MARX AND COMMUNISM TO ITS READERS
“However, in a Marxist revolution, the proletariat will come together to overthrow the bourgeoisie and ultimately, win the class conflict by taking control over their work, or striking. And if such a revolution occured in Brunt’s classroom, his students would overthrow him as a teacher — and the principal, the superintendent, and so on.”
I was obliged to remain in San Francisco for several days before I found a vessel.
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Ran again this evening and every time I passed another person my body decided that I should be tooting hello. Several bits of awkwardly timed walking were necessary to reduce transient pressure and avoid embarrassment. I have read Fart Proudly, but that just ain't me. This is one of many reasons why I prefer the isolation of running in the early morning. #tooting
I'll add while I'm thinking of it that if you *really* want to say your not-agreement thing but the person to whom you'd be responding hasn't invited (or has declined when asked) your negative commentary, you can just make a new post.
If you just want to get some critical thoughts/feelings/opinions out there, you don't have to aim them at the OP, you know?
Congress attempting to functionally extinguish copyright term limits, extend copyright protection to 140+ years; the 11th such extension in the past 40 years.