This is a 14 page story I’ve been working on for the past couple months (which is why there’s been a slow down in updates). I hope you like it, I worked pretty hard on it!
i love the porco rosso pirates but the laputa pirates are extra incredible
that’s a really clever way to deal with space snakes
what the fuck is an heirloom tomato just buy new ones, idiot
The World is a Beautiful Place and I Will Go Slightly Out of My Way To Step On A Crunchy-Looking Leaf
The webcam is set to shoot only one frame in every minute, so the chances of catching this were nearly impossible, but there it is!
please read this excerpt from a linguistics textbook about a rich guy that decided to change the way english was spoken just because he liked it better, then continue to belligerently argue that it is “objectively incorrect” to refer to someone with singular they pronouns
"they isnt singular for a reason" no actually, nothing in language is ever for a reason ever, stop pretending this is in any way a valid or acceptable justification for enforcing gender binary language
also, aave. those excerpts of what english was like before lowth decided he was important enough to govern how a language “should” be spoken are very similar to aave today. those of us that dont speak aave are the ones that changed!
(fromkin and rodman, an introduction to language)
Reblogged for reference. This is extremely useful — and sadly all too obscure — information.
haha holy shit
that’s amazing and kind of alarming.
Not to mention that the prohibition against singular they also came from one of those prescriptive grammar manuals with no previous basis