i think my favorite thing about being old will be hopelessly trying to explain to my grandchildren why 99% of all media made during my youth is about "super heroes"

Sam and Frodo Comics - Chapter 5 - mollyknox - The Lord of the Rings - All Media Types [Archive of Our Own]

I still can't figure out why the hell Phineas and Ferb did a pastiche of the B-52s, but I can't argue with it. youtube.com/watch?v=hxfvhjZ9Lr

"Why is it that when I repeat a word a bunch of times, or look at it for a long time, it stops feeling like a word and just feels like random sounds strung together?"

It's called semantic satiation, and it happens to almost everybody: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Semantic

pagans, how do you feel about non-pagans using the neopronoun set fae/faer?

Replies with reasons are very welcome and helpful!

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CNN running an article about how the world wide web is fragmenting due to regulation of goog, fb, and twit is surveillance capitalism.

Today's Oh Joy Sex Toy strip is all about fatphobia, and how one artist wound up handling his own and his self-image through his artwork:

(CW: casual cartoon nudity, not sexual)


"Enter Sandman" is as old as "Mister Sandman" was when Metallica started making music

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