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Abandon the idea that anyone can be at the "top of their field", dismantle the notion that anyone can be "the best". Human skill, talent, and ability is and always has been based on time, circumstance, and resources. Meritocracy doesn't exist.

Tanzania has banned the use of social media to organize, plan and promote protests.

you know what would be cool? a medical system that doesn't require you to act neurotypical to receive any care

the denver broncos acccidentaly made a hat that’s called “the denver boncos” and it’s the only good thing our team has done

does sharks loaf like cats or do they sploot like corgi

what's not often taught is that, if you really like someone, you might start borrowing their metaphors for things. and then later, perhaps, their way of thinking. but always in a way that suits you, without even thinking about it

every cat I've owned has been able to tell when I'm in a depressive episode. I don't buy for a second when people say cats don't love you and aren't affectionate. your problem is thinking they're dogs instead of their own form of life.

We trust you have received the usual lecture from the local System Administrator. It usually boils down to these three things:

#1) be gay

#2) do crimes

#3) drink #water

"In this game, there are no consequences. So why do you still insist on playing the 'good' side?"

She replied with a raised eyebrow.

"You could simply reach out and take whatever you wanted, and none would be able to stop you. Few could even try. So why don't you?"

A pause. "If this really is a game with no consequences," she said eventually, "what point is there in playing anything other than the 'good' side?"

"Personal gain?"

"Inconsequential."


#MicroFiction #TootFic #SmallStories

It's kind of wild to me that the deescalation techniques you pick up working bar security seem so much more effective than whatever cops are trained to do.

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