Humor, Free Speech, Implicit Bias

On a Facebook group that Valentine and I are both in, I posted a screencap from a group chat of a mutual friend saying he "liked black dick" after his account was "hacked". This led to a discussion in that Facebook group about the moral acceptability of the joke, which in turn prompted the following discussion … Continue reading Humor, Free Speech, Implicit Bias

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Peter: Hypocrisy in the Media

In the hours since the PewDiePie debacle, the internet - doing what it does best - decided to dig into the past histories of the three journalists who published the original article on WSJ. They found some rather interesting tidbits: http://archive.is/XqGRl http://archive.is/vOpdh http://archive.is/C1mBa Each of the above archives shows journalist Ben Fritz making the same kind … Continue reading Peter: Hypocrisy in the Media

Talking about the last week

  Valentine http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/27/us/politics/trump-syrian-refugees.html?ref=oembed aight, world is actually over we had a good run guys Peter this reminds of the the anti-asian act this is the worst part "Mr. Trump also established a religious test for refugees from Muslim nations: He ordered that Christians and others from minority religions be granted priority over Muslims." Valentine Yea … Continue reading Talking about the last week

What it means to be a Feminist

Peter question is feminism a pro-choice movement? i.e. prochoice vs prolife? Valentine is the question you're going for "can someone be pro-life and conceivably still a feminist?" Peter yes apparently the women's march on saturday had some infighting between prochoice and prolife feminism people are talking bout it on [REDACTED] politics Valentine I think there's … Continue reading What it means to be a Feminist

Sexual Assault Statistics, Also, In Which We Conclude that Obviously True Things Are True

tw: rape, sexual assault, transgender identity Peter I decided to look into the numbers https://www.cdc.gov/violenceprevention/pdf/nisvs_report2010-a.pdf this is the most comprehensive study I could find and its...really fucking weird so the study asked men whether they had been 'made to penetrate' which in itself is a really awkward term but whatever and the numbers were crazy … Continue reading Sexual Assault Statistics, Also, In Which We Conclude that Obviously True Things Are True

Trump, Scott Adams, Feminism

Peter http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/10/us/politics/donald-trump-transition.html?ref=oembed wheeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee Valentine appointing 1. a scion of a political dynasty and 2. an anti-vaxxer #draintheswamp Valentine http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/10/us/politics/donald-trump-russia-intelligence.html?ref=oembed literally what more could they have tho we pretty much know him to be a factual rapist and he got elected anyway Peter *shrug* Peter https://xkcd.com/1539/ Valentine it's just weird to me that "DAMNING REVELATIONS" just … Continue reading Trump, Scott Adams, Feminism