not_AFX_lol

4

not_AFX_lol wrote

"I was just following the instructions I was given"

-Adolf Eichmann, Rudolf Hoess, etc.

6

not_AFX_lol wrote

The Lego Movie is a great kids' film about a group of anarchists seeking to combat a corporate state and its brutal police force, and about their attempt to radicalize an individual who has been wholly brainwashed by consumerist propaganda.

5

not_AFX_lol wrote (edited )

The trick with low-salience liberals is to get them agreeable on the endgoal, then once they're set on it, show them what's necessary to get there.

source: this is basically what happened to me

8

not_AFX_lol wrote (edited )

Sometimes I like to look around for American flags and imagine how fucked up the landscape would look if they were all Nazi flags instead, and how many swastikas there would be, so that I don't normalize extreme nationalism.

4

not_AFX_lol wrote

it also says in the article that Massachusetts and Vermont also lack age requirements

all you new england teens, keep that in mind

3

not_AFX_lol wrote

Farmer, don't want to deal with animals and couldn't stomach the prospect of killing them anyway. Plus horticulture has always been a very low-level interest of mine for years.

2

not_AFX_lol wrote

Soulseek is a program, and you can get FLACs most of the time if you really want them. I usually spring for 320kbps MP3s since they're easier to store and I don't have the ear to detect the difference most of the time.

10

not_AFX_lol wrote

What's the point in trying to have civil debate with a bunch of people who will do nothing but spam and troll your posts into oblivion? I have better things to do with my time.

10

not_AFX_lol wrote (edited )

I think my right-wing peers who know my political leanings are far more likely to turn me in than my friends and family.

hopefully

1

not_AFX_lol wrote

I think I requested it, on the grounds that discussions about features and additions to raddle - much like this one - should be easy for people to find and access should they wish to give an opinion.

6

not_AFX_lol wrote

Remembering that it probably doesn't matter in the long run keeps things in perspective and prevents me from stressing too much. Not stressing helps me not worry too much about it, which is good for my mental state.

2

not_AFX_lol wrote

yeah that's what I do now, but ...well, I used to not, back when i was young and foolish

i dont want to talk about it anymore