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Forum: Discrimination Today, 13:56
Replies: 387
Sticky:Poll: Who Are You?
Views: 17,133
Posted By Quail
What the hell. So if you had turned out to be...

What the hell. So if you had turned out to be bisexual and you wanted to be with a woman you would have just been like, "Noooope, can't do that it's immoral"?

Revleft has pretty clear rules about...
Forum: Literature & Films Today, 13:43
Replies: 72
Views: 881
Posted By Quail
I like everything Jane Austen wrote and I enjoyed...

I like everything Jane Austen wrote and I enjoyed reading Dracula, The Jewel of Seven Stars and The Lady of the Shroud by Bram Stoker. :o
Forum: Research Today, 00:39
Replies: 145
Views: 9,362
Posted By Quail
I'm a pure mathematician. If you're interested in...

I'm a pure mathematician. If you're interested in commutative ring theory let me know.
Forum: Practice & Propaganda Yesterday, 17:10
Replies: 27
Views: 282
Posted By Quail
Sounds like a cool idea. You should try to stick...

Sounds like a cool idea. You should try to stick with a simple name though. I think something like Portland Free School is fine, because it's simple but tells people all the information they need to...
Forum: Women's Struggle Yesterday, 12:28
Replies: 9
Views: 211
Posted By Quail
And yet... It doesn't surprise me.

And yet... It doesn't surprise me.
Forum: Sports & Health 20th April 2014, 21:33
Replies: 702
Views: 24,140
Posted By Quail
Chocolate egg. The best kind of egg.

Chocolate egg. The best kind of egg.
Forum: Discrimination 20th April 2014, 21:03
Replies: 28
Views: 351
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 20th April 2014, 20:53
Replies: 28
Views: 351
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 20th April 2014, 20:47
Replies: 28
Views: 351
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 20th April 2014, 20:22
Replies: 28
Views: 351
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 20th April 2014, 18:33
Replies: 702
Views: 24,140
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: Literature & Films 18th April 2014, 23:16
Replies: 72
Views: 881
Posted By Quail
Yeah I was going to mention the Da Vinci Code. I...

Yeah I was going to mention the Da Vinci Code. I tried to read it in both French and English. Got further in French because hell, at least it was serving a purpose by helping me practice my language...
Forum: Discrimination 18th April 2014, 18:32
Replies: 29
Views: 666
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: 829
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: 829
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: 600
Views: 23,109
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: Literature & Films 17th April 2014, 13:17
Replies: 72
Views: 881
Posted By Quail
II and III aren't too bad but Episode I is just...

II and III aren't too bad but Episode I is just kind of terrible. On a slight tangent I think Star Wars machete order (http://static.nomachetejuggling.com/machete_order.html) is pretty good because...
Forum: Sports & Health 17th April 2014, 10:13
Replies: 702
Views: 24,140
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: 72
Views: 2,906
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: 72
Views: 2,906
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: 2,462
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: 806
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: 2,462
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: 806
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: 702
Views: 24,140
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 :)
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