"Finding yourself" is not really how it works. You aren't a ten-dollar bill in last winter's coat pocket. You are also not lost. Your true self is right there, buried under cultural conditioning, other people's opinions, and inaccurate conclusions you drew as a kid that became your beliefs about who you are. "Finding yourself" is actually returning to yourself. An unlearning, an excavation, a remembering who you were before the world got its hands on you. - Emily McDowell
Proud teacher moment Show more
The final question on Exam 1 in my physical science class is always "Name an actual living scientist. The scientist can't be fictional, dead, or your professor." (For 0 points)
I was glad to see that many of my students wrote their own names.
If you guy and galz et al missed our #experimental #noise artist DJ gregf @greg 's show Perinde Ac Cadaver this morning on aNONradio u can still listen to the show recording from the archives. Link to the audio below:
hot take Show more
people, especially comrades on the left, should be nicer to one another.
General politics / a plea to the left, I guess? Show more
People that react angrily to something without research and checking the facts then sharing it around to snowball it for the sake of it conveniently reinforcing their ideology whether it's true or not is literally how the far-right run their shit, and I won't stand to see any of it from the left. It's deeply embarrassing at best, and dangerous fake news type shit at worse. Stop that, be better. Be trustworthy. Deal with facts.
Consumerism in crisis as millennials stay away from shops
Trying to help, we'll see how it goes.
"I appreciate SDF but it's a general-purpose server and the name doesn't make it obvious that it's about art." - Eugen Rochko