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Re: Rants
« Reply #735 on: March 27, 2019, 11:15:12 AM »

Um yes hello person with education in skin care here: the sun is horrible for your skin. I highly reccomend wearing sunscreen* year round (obviously not on your arms or legs in the winter when you're fully covered but you know...)

(*make sure you use sunscreen that's formulated for the face on your face)
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« Reply #736 on: March 31, 2019, 10:46:41 PM »

Mini rant. Honestly I’m really tired of seeing people treat romantic feelings as an on-off switch that’s easy to read. Like, you can’t just decide for someone else that they are or aren’t in love with someone, full stop. That sort of thing is so heavily influenced by the person’s own perception and assignment of definition to their own feelings, yet people love to make assumptions about the subjective experience about celebrities and historical figures and family members. Heck this doesn’t even apply just to romantic feelings but that seems to be the thing that people care about defining for others the most. And usually it’s just to prove their own point. And a lot of that time that point is to prove a point about sexuality for their own benefit. This probably doesn’t even make sense but I’m feelin some kinda way rn
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« Reply #737 on: April 04, 2019, 08:01:57 AM »

I feel you.  It's really overwhelming and frustrating when other people try to define your love life for you without you even asking, or project their own assumptions onto other people (famous or not famous). 

Rant:
I'm really nervous about the next month of my life because I'm about to move and no longer live with the people I've been living with for the past 2 years, but I can't find someone to take over my lease and the place I'm moving into is essentially an art commune which is dope, but also means that the communication is bad and I'm just worried I'm gonna end up either homeless or paying rent at two places.  I really really hope everything falls into place for me and I can comfortably move on with my life. 
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« Reply #738 on: April 19, 2019, 01:32:52 AM »

I am so ANGRY right now. This girl in my class that I have not been able to stand since day 1 of this semester is in my group for our final group project and she is just. The absolute worst. To start with, she is a major know-it-all and doesn't seem to care that she is? The very first day of class we were joking that the professor would start off lecture having expected us to do these readings and she turns and goes "well there are readings for today on the syllabus that you all should have done" and we were like "oh, did you do them?" and she goes "yeah." and turns back around. I just laughed and said I've had this professor before and she wouldn't expect us to have done them. And she didn't lmao it was just a syllabus day, as expected.
Then she's been like alright-ish except for a few know-it-all comments up until last Tuesday I think.
Last Tuesday we had our rough draft for our group project due. I completely forgot about it until the morning of, so I sat down and edited what another girl in our group had done and added pictures and stuff to it. The other two girls, including Miss Know-it-all literally didn't even open the google document. I was livid, so I didn't include either of their names on it when I turned it into our professor. Also none of them showed up that day and we were supposed to have a discussion and stuff about our projects. And I told the professor that neither of them had helped with it, and that the other girl (her name's Haley) had done most of it.
Flash forward to today. First time this chick comes to class for a quiz we have. She's sitting next to me, talking about how no one in her group did anything and Haley was the only one that worked on stuff and blahblahblah and I just leaned forward and was like "are you talking about OUR group project?" and she goes "oh, yeah..." and I was like "Yeah, no one came to class except for me so I edited the document and turned it in to Connie" (our professor) and she was like "...oh..." and I was like yeah that's right. Don't talk squat about me when I'm right next to you and know full well you didn't do ANYTHING for the project at all.
Then we went inside to take our quiz.
After the quiz she was again outside and I was talking to her friend about some of the work we have coming up and I was just saying I was annoyed that our professor has a really big project for us due and she hasn't talked about it very much in class and she goes "well it's on the syllabus" and I was like "yeah, but it should be talked about in class more if it's this important" and she then continues to argue with me and says "um well she did talk about it before spring break, so don't act like you haven't known about it" and I was like "yeah no" and I just walked away.
I am literally so livid I am leaving her SCATHING reviews when it comes to the group assessment for this group project. She is the worst person I have ever had to deal with in an academic setting I cannot stand her.
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Re: Rants
« Reply #739 on: April 19, 2019, 04:36:04 PM »

Kick her ass boo. Not physically but like. Don't be bullied. Fite her.
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« Reply #740 on: April 26, 2019, 10:39:52 AM »

So when the Christchurch attacks killed something like a sixth of the people that died in Sri Lanka world leaders vocally expressed their support for the Muslim community, donned hijabs and spoke out against white supremacy but I'm not seeing anyone even referring to Christians by name after the Sri Lanka attacks, instead calling us Easter worshipers [??] and I'm not seeing anyone donning a crucifix or condemning the islamists who did it.
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Re: Rants
« Reply #741 on: April 26, 2019, 12:00:30 PM »

I've seen a lot of things online supporting the people that were affected by the attack. Mainly on Facebook.
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« Reply #742 on: April 26, 2019, 05:34:43 PM »

And? I did specify world leaders.
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All of human history is alcohol and horses.

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Re: Rants
« Reply #743 on: April 27, 2019, 06:53:05 AM »

I am totally speculating here, but I feel like it is partly because New Zealand is a first world country and Sri Lanka is not.
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Re: Rants
« Reply #744 on: April 27, 2019, 12:35:24 PM »

And? I did specify world leaders.
Sorry, it was late when I read your response and I didn't see that line
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« Reply #745 on: April 27, 2019, 12:51:42 PM »

I am totally speculating here, but I feel like it is partly because New Zealand is a first world country and Sri Lanka is not.

I'd absolutely agree with you, and I do on most things that sentence could apply to, but I saw the Easter Worshiper thing in relation to the Notre Dame burning as well. *Insert joke about Americans finding the C word offensive here*

And? I did specify world leaders.
Sorry, it was late when I read your response and I didn't see that line

Totally fine, we all do that sometimes. God knows I do. :P
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Re: Rants
« Reply #746 on: June 13, 2019, 01:29:57 AM »

I have to comment on the US women’s teams recent display of disrespect on the world stage, because I personally think running up the score and then over celebrating the goals is classless. I understand the excitement, as I have been there, but that does not make it right. I played soccer for 14 years and my coaches taught us to respect each other and our opponents. If a score gets higher than 7 goals, I think a team should take it back a notch and they certainly shouldn’t be celebrating when it reaches 9 goals. I remember playing a game once where we scored 13 goals and our coaches called the score in as 7-0. I remember not being happy about it but I’m glad they did that because it taught us a lesson in treating others with respect. Defeating a team so severely and then putting on such a display of celebration is wrong. The Canadian and US hockey teams don’t celebrate like that when they are beating teams 15-0.

In team sports, most people know that when the score gets run up, you TAKE THE GAS OFF, and you certainly don’t celebrate.

Society is so focused on individual satisfaction that we’ve lost sight of how to treat each other with respect and kindness. We’ve lost the spirit of sportsmanship!
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Re: Rants
« Reply #747 on: October 28, 2019, 04:32:41 PM »

https://youtu.be/fI9kTPzEqRA

This sort of thing is driving me insane.
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Re: Rants
« Reply #748 on: June 02, 2020, 12:14:26 PM »

Apparently people are booing out of windows in England. Because a dude wasn't fired for leaving his kids at his parent's after he and his wife caught the virus, which he was explicitly allowed to do. I've got nothing else to say about that it's just really really dumb.
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Re: Rants
« Reply #749 on: August 04, 2020, 08:47:47 AM »

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抹茶のマーブルレアチーズケーキ

All of human history is alcohol and horses.

ジャガイモはセクシーで

and suddenly I wasnt a fish anymore I was omnipresent

Seek and ye shall find

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=35fBK7kCTgU

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tzClLu8DXlM

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fzcQxRr1cS
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