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Re: The Post-Breakfast ShitPost Thread

Post by Nyarlathotep » Tue May 08, 2018 4:40 pm

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And the term "incel" appears to have originated among organized pickup artistry as a term for the kind of loser they purport to teach you not to be.
An article I read long ago, before incels became a moral panic placed the term as originating with a much more well meaning group. Basically some woman started an online community that was for people who couldn't find sexual partners to commiserate. It was kinda sad but harmless, as it was meant to be more "life sucks because (I am too socially awkward to date/have a medical condition that prevents me from having sex/whatever else gets in the way of having sex)" rather than "I HATE ALL THE WIMMENZ BECUZ TEHY WON"T FUCK ME!1!!"

Unfortunately, the sort of fuckstick that we now associate with the term gravitated to the group rather quickly and here we are.
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Post by Abdul Alhazred » Mon May 14, 2018 10:05 pm

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Post by Nyarlathotep » Tue May 15, 2018 4:54 am

I can't help but wonder who these "honorable people" are that he mentioned. Honorable people don't go into politics
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Post by Abdul Alhazred » Tue May 15, 2018 9:27 am

Nyarlathotep wrote:I can't help but wonder who these "honorable people" are that he mentioned. Honorable people don't go into politics
"West Wing" was the name of a TV show set in an alternate universe where politicians aren't weasels.
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Post by Pyrrho » Tue May 15, 2018 9:34 am

Only politician I can think of who has had any real consequences is Blago.
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Post by Abdul Alhazred » Tue May 15, 2018 12:37 pm

Pyrrho wrote:Only politician I can think of who has had any real consequences is Blago.
Also his immediate predecessor.
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Post by Nyarlathotep » Tue May 15, 2018 3:43 pm

Abdul Alhazred wrote:
Nyarlathotep wrote:I can't help but wonder who these "honorable people" are that he mentioned. Honorable people don't go into politics
"West Wing" was the name of a TV show set in an alternate universe where politicians aren't weasels.
Ah, fiction. Like the One Ring or a warp drive.

Makes perfect sense now
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Post by Abdul Alhazred » Tue May 15, 2018 6:35 pm

I just learned a new term of political abuse.

Bugman. :)

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Post by Nyarlathotep » Tue May 15, 2018 8:22 pm

Abdul Alhazred wrote:I just learned a new term of political abuse.

Bugman. :)

I read the link.

I am still not sure what a Bugman is and whether I should be insulted if someone calls me one
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Post by Nyarlathotep » Tue May 15, 2018 8:33 pm

Sounds like Bugman is just a new way of saying “hipster”
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Post by Grammatron » Tue May 15, 2018 9:22 pm

Seems closer to "yuppie" IMO

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Post by Abdul Alhazred » Tue May 15, 2018 11:09 pm

Nyarlathotep wrote:
Abdul Alhazred wrote:I just learned a new term of political abuse.

Bugman. :)

I read the link.

I am still not sure what a Bugman is and whether I should be insulted if someone calls me one
I'm guessing it's something right wing extremists call anyone they think of as a left wing extremist, based on cultural cues rather than stated positions.
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Post by Abdul Alhazred » Tue May 15, 2018 11:13 pm

Rob Lister wrote:https://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=Bugman

You'll be dumber for clicking it.
Think about it -- An essay too stupid for reddit.
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Post by Giz » Wed May 16, 2018 12:18 am

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Hmm, that hand says “made in Puerto Rico” to me.