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Forum: Sports & Health Yesterday, 21:33
Replies: 701
Views: 24,051
Posted By Quail
Chocolate egg. The best kind of egg.

Chocolate egg. The best kind of egg.
Forum: Discrimination Yesterday, 21:03
Replies: 28
Views: 288
Posted By Quail
I think you're right. I certainly wouldn't feel...

I think you're right. I certainly wouldn't feel comfortable doing that for slurs that don't apply to me.
Forum: Discrimination Yesterday, 20:53
Replies: 28
Views: 288
Posted By Quail
Just to be clear, I'm talking about marginalised...

Just to be clear, I'm talking about marginalised groups of people reclaiming slurs for themselves. I think the context of me calling myself a slut and a man casually referring to women as sluts is...
Forum: Discrimination Yesterday, 20:47
Replies: 28
Views: 288
Posted By Quail
I guess reclaiming words is a way of fighting...

I guess reclaiming words is a way of fighting back against the negative connotations they hold. If we use "slut" as an example again... It is a direct challenge to the view that there is something...
Forum: Discrimination Yesterday, 20:22
Replies: 28
Views: 288
Posted By Quail
Reclaiming Words

I get the impression that there are a variety of opinions about this on here, so I was wondering...

What are your opinions on reclaiming slurs, and why?

Personally I suppose I have mixed...
Forum: Sports & Health Yesterday, 18:33
Replies: 701
Views: 24,051
Posted By Quail
Just ate 10 spring rolls to ease my hangover... I...

Just ate 10 spring rolls to ease my hangover... I feel sick now.
Forum: Discrimination 18th April 2014, 18:32
Replies: 29
Views: 620
Posted By Quail
No, you weren't wrong to call the dude out. He...

No, you weren't wrong to call the dude out. He needs to be called out.

The person who defended his "right" to hold and express his opinion is a liberal idiot, regardless of his sexual orientation....
Forum: Discrimination 18th April 2014, 11:45
Replies: 24
Views: 777
Posted By Quail
I may have to try this one. Another thing...

I may have to try this one.

Another thing which I do and I'm not sure how effective this is tbh but if someone uses something synonymous with gay as an insult I call them a "fucking hetero" or...
Forum: Discrimination 17th April 2014, 23:03
Replies: 24
Views: 777
Posted By Quail
Depending on the situation I either give someone...

Depending on the situation I either give someone an unimpressed look that says, "Really?" Or I make either a jokey or snide comment explaining why it's not okay. But I must admit I do find it...
Forum: Literature & Films 17th April 2014, 14:35
Replies: 596
Views: 22,958
Posted By Quail
Lecture notes on "stochastic processes and...

Lecture notes on "stochastic processes and finance" i.e., probability models applied to stocks and shares. Why oh why did I take this module.
Forum: Sports & Health 17th April 2014, 10:13
Replies: 701
Views: 24,051
Posted By Quail
I want your sandwich (minus the cheese). There is...

I want your sandwich (minus the cheese). There is no drooling emoticon to express just how much I want it.

(I'm staying with my parents and there is like zero vegan food around at the moment.)
Forum: Women's Struggle 17th April 2014, 10:09
Replies: 71
Views: 2,834
Posted By Quail
I don't think anyone is some "perfect feminist"...

I don't think anyone is some "perfect feminist" who never finds themselves in some way a slave to patriarchal expectations. Just do the best you can and fight whenever you feel strong enough.
Forum: Women's Struggle 17th April 2014, 10:07
Replies: 71
Views: 2,834
Posted By Quail
Gave you an infraction for this post. Your...

Gave you an infraction for this post.

Your thinly-veiled sexism is not welcome on this forum.
Forum: Discrimination 16th April 2014, 09:00
Replies: 98
Views: 2,407
Posted By Quail
I don't use tumblr (or even know what it is tbh),...

I don't use tumblr (or even know what it is tbh), but as far as I'm aware the phrase "trigger warning" came from mental health support websites for people with a wide range of issues like self harm,...
Forum: Mutual Aid & DIY 16th April 2014, 08:53
Replies: 29
Views: 787
Posted By Quail
With e-cigarettes you can also get vapours which...

With e-cigarettes you can also get vapours which don't contain nicotine, so if it's just the need to feel like you're smoking something, rather than the addiction to nicotine, then maybe that would...
Forum: Discrimination 16th April 2014, 01:12
Replies: 98
Views: 2,407
Posted By Quail
I'm trying to make sense of your posts but in...

I'm trying to make sense of your posts but in some cases I'm drawing blanks. But I'll respond to what I think you're saying and try to be very clear about what I mean.

1) The argument here is...
Forum: Mutual Aid & DIY 15th April 2014, 20:43
Replies: 29
Views: 787
Posted By Quail
For dealing with your emotions in a healthier way...

For dealing with your emotions in a healthier way in general I really would recommend some kind of creative pursuit. I find drawing and writing (fiction) are a really good outlet for me and keep me...
Forum: Sports & Health 15th April 2014, 20:07
Replies: 701
Views: 24,051
Posted By Quail
Chill and rice. Oh, and I made some...

Chill and rice.

Oh, and I made some chocolate soya milk by putting cheap and nasty soya milk in a blender with cocoa powder :)
Forum: Discrimination 15th April 2014, 09:16
Replies: 98
Views: 2,407
Posted By Quail
So... address them instead of posting incoherent...

So... address them instead of posting incoherent nonsense and generally spamming up the thread.
Forum: Politics 14th April 2014, 22:58
Replies: 40
Views: 1,046
Posted By Quail
It depends on what exactly is meant by a...

It depends on what exactly is meant by a "militant mass labour movement" (so I didn't vote in your poll, sorry).

I think that a labour movement has to go much further than organising and agitating...
Forum: Literature & Films 14th April 2014, 22:36
Replies: 588
Views: 20,648
Posted By Quail
I watched this a while back and had mixed...

I watched this a while back and had mixed feelings. For the most part I enjoyed it but I felt a little uncomfortable with the way that the sex scenes were done. I paused the film when someone came...
Forum: Literature & Films 14th April 2014, 22:25
Replies: 588
Views: 20,648
Posted By Quail
Adolescence of Utena/Revolutionary Girl Utena:...

Adolescence of Utena/Revolutionary Girl Utena: The Movie.

It was... really surreal but pretty good. I kind of want to watch it again because I don't know if I really took in all the details (there...
Forum: Discrimination 14th April 2014, 18:07
Replies: 98
Views: 2,407
Posted By Quail
Verbal warning to synthesis for trolling. Please...

Verbal warning to synthesis for trolling. Please don't intentionally wind up other users.

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It's not about offending other people. It's about triggering flashbacks or causing someone to do...
Forum: Sports & Health 14th April 2014, 17:09
Replies: 701
Views: 24,051
Posted By Quail
Peanut stew. Lovely and creamy and nutritious and...

Peanut stew. Lovely and creamy and nutritious and flavourful. I am totally full but would eat more if it was there.
Forum: Politics 14th April 2014, 16:59
Replies: 49
Views: 2,525
Posted By Quail
Okay, can we keep this thread on topic? The false...

Okay, can we keep this thread on topic? The false quote was clearly a parody given the comment "That's what you sound like" underneath it, so I don't really see a problem. Anyone who is following the...
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