I'm 30 and explained the Simpsons Aurora Borealis thing to a kid who thought the Simpsons was just a meme and never was, let alone still is (albeit one that hasn't been good for 10 years), a real TV show.
D&D lets you live out all kinds of fantasies, such as: -Having everyone call you by your preferred name and gender -Having a big group of friends who do everything together -Making a reasonable wage as a freelancer -Being able to murder the terrible leadership of your country -Getting 8 hours of sleep
Fighting MRAs and inc*ls at IBM and DO, gaslighting and toxic white boy activism everywhere else, finally some happy medium where I'm at now and it bores the shit out of me to talk about service meshes
I spent my whole career so far getting dumped on, and now I have a job where my opinion is highly valued about a topic I care very little about, but I still feel I should be thrilled, and I am, but it's a frustrating place to be mentally; like is this the price for having a productive career?
skateboards on to the camera im beto, americas favorite punk rock politician. but you know whats really punk? serving in the imperial military. thats why ill be punishing people who dont enlist with fines
I fill up my water bottle upstairs from the sink, walk downstairs, empty it into my wife's filtration pitcher, wait 2 minutes, pour it back into the water bottle, drink. I think this can't be good for my anxiety.