“All of this is typical girl-fear. Once you realize that The Exorcist is, essentially, the story of a 12-year-old who starts cussing, masturbating, and disobeying her mother—in other words, going through puberty—it becomes apparent to the feminist-minded viewer why two adult men are called in to slap her around for much of the third act. People are convinced that something spooky is going on with girls; that, once they reach a certain age, they lose their adorable innocence and start tapping into something powerful and forbidden. Little girls are sugar and spice, but women are just plain scary. And the moment a girl becomes a woman is the moment you fear her most. Which explains why the culture keeps telling this story.”—
What do you think is the cause or root of all Youtubers being terrible?
It’s no longer just a video hosting service, but a complex market which attracts the attention-seeking and rewards the self-promoting. There are plenty of nice decent people making money on youtube, but the system does very little to prevent garbage personalities from seeking the treasure and becoming reinforced by uncritical fanbases. So, I guess, standard capitalism problems
New policy changes at work and my training boss asked if I could type up some signs to post up. He asked tentatively, I said sure. And he asked, “you’re computer literate?”
I went to the office and got out of the pos and into the back office while he was talking at me. He got quiet and I hear him yell to his staff leader “do YOU even know how to get into the back office?!”
I was tech support at my store, biatch. Don’t even.